a In the heart of DIFC. Discreetly located in the metropolitan DIFC setting we are a modern Bistro & Bar elevating traditional European food. It’s there where you’ll find The Hidden Hog – if only you look carefully.
Our Story


Fresh in 2021, in the heart of Dubai’s Financial Centre lies The Hidden Hog. The journey here leads you to a bistro and bar that offers an engaging atmosphere far beyond great food and drink. As the only restaurant in DIFC offering pork dishes, we offer a truly traditional European culinary experience.

Our Food

Chef Enrico

Having travelled and worked around Europe and immersing himself in Europe’s gastronomic heritage, Chef Enrico Paiola works on recreating traditional recipes that have a special place in his memory. His passion for fine dining has set a new paradigm within The Hidden Hog, recreating traditional dishes reminiscent of childhood – quintessential comfort food.

Our food philosophy

Elevate The Traditional

Using only the highest quality ingredients, Chef Enrico elevates traditional European flavours in a menu that will be sure to evoke your childhood memories. In Italy, Chef Enrico’s home country, great food is about bringing together family and friends, an experience echoed in The Hidden Hog’s philosophy.

Welcome to our


*All food prepared in a non-Halal kitchen*
Caprese Salad (V,GF,D)
AED 57

Tomato, mozzarella, black olives, rocket, avocado

The Signature Board (D,PORK)
AED 87

Selection of pork charcuterie, European cheeses, pickles & olives

Buffalo Ricotta Ravioli (V,D,N)
AED 65

(D Pork)

Pork back ribs (D,PORK)
AED 110

36-hours slow cooked pork, glazed with barbecue sauce

Queen Margherita
AED 50

Buffalo mozzarella, rocket, confit tomatoes & basil pesto

Tiramisu (V,D)
AED 35

Lady Finger biscuits, mascarpone & marsala espresso