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  • FIRST LOOK: Brand-new Crab Market opens in DIFC
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    FIRST LOOK: Brand-new Crab Market opens in DIFC

    The new ‘pocket-friendly’ seafood restaurant launches this week

  • Candypants rooftop pool party coming to the Palm
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    Candypants rooftop pool party coming to the Palm

    Saturday ladies’ day at The Penthouse promises sun and poolside fun

  • Helipad cinema comes to Dubai
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    Helipad cinema comes to Dubai

    Free tickets in exchange for receipts at Dubai Festival City

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  • Legendary opera Carmen coming to Dubai
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    Legendary opera Carmen coming to Dubai

    The Magic Flute also arriving at Dubai Opera this September

  • One night. One resort. Six Restaurants - just one price – Madinat Jumeirah’s Big Bite Out is making a return
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    One night. One resort. Six Restaurants - just one price – Madinat Jumeirah’s Big Bite Out is making a return

    Sponsored Content: Madinat Jumeirah’s magnificent dining tour returns

  • Brand-new Trader Vic’s coming to JBR
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    Brand-new Trader Vic’s coming to JBR

    The popular Polynesian restaurant and bar will open in March

  • Time Out Dubai’s 2018 Restaurant Awards nominees revealed
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    Time Out Dubai’s 2018 Restaurant Awards nominees revealed

    Dubai’s ten best restaurants in every category, with winners to be rev...

  • Virtual Reality Park to launch in The Dubai Mall
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    Virtual Reality Park to launch in The Dubai Mall

    New Emaar attraction to host games, VR experiences and more

  • Global superstar Jason Derulo coming to Dubai
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    Global superstar Jason Derulo coming to Dubai

    Whatcha Say singer to perform at BASE Dubai on Thursday February 22

  • Three-day St. Patrick’s Day bash at The Irish Village
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    Three-day St. Patrick’s Day bash at The Irish Village

    Live music, traditional dancers and entertainment coming on March 15-1...

  • FIRST LOOK: Brasserie du Park at Park Hyatt Dubai
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    FIRST LOOK: Brasserie du Park at Park Hyatt Dubai

    The brand-new French restaurant opens at The Promenade

NEW RESTAURANT REVIEWS

  • BASTA!

    Hearty eats inspired by travels across Italy at this casual new o...

  • Spike Bar

    A top golf course spot for a post-round bite to eat

  • STK JBR The Walk

    Trendy steakhouse serving up top cuts in a cool setting

  • Catch Dubai

    Super-trendy New York seafood restaurant that ticks all the boxes

NEW BRUNCH REVIEWS

  • Shades of PLAY at PLAY Restaurant & Lounge
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    Shades of PLAY at PLAY Restaurant & Lounge

    A menu featuring lots of signature dishes, but served with none of its...

  • Friday brunch at Toro + Ko
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    Friday brunch at Toro + Ko

    A Spanish fiesta of inventive flavours that make for a true afternoon...

  • Garden Brunch at Sean Connolly at Dubai Opera
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    Garden Brunch at Sean Connolly at Dubai Opera

    A beautiful setting but a menu that doesn’t quite measure up

  • Friday brunch at LIMA Dubai
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    Friday brunch at LIMA Dubai

    A laid-back brunch that’s all about the excellent Peruvian dishes

MORE DUBAI DINING

  • Best food for sport in Dubai
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    Best food for sport in Dubai

    We find 14 places to work out and refuel around the city

  • 22 healthy eats in Dubai
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    22 healthy eats in Dubai

    Give your health kick the start it needs with these 22 health-consciou...

  • Dubai
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    Dubai's best breakfast

    Whether you’re after eggs, bacon or avocado, your breakfast of choice...

  • 15 best milkshakes in Dubai
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    15 best milkshakes in Dubai

    Dubai’s freakiest freakshakes, plus a few low-key options, too

Dubai's 50 best dishes of 2017

NIGHTLIFE & MUSIC

  • 32 sundowners in Dubai

    Emma Pearson plans her next 32 sundowners across the city. And yo...

  • 10 top bars to try in JBR

    Out this weekend? Check out these top bars found in the very happ...

  • 9 top pub quizzes in Dubai

    Give your grey matter a workout at these top pub quizzes

  • 9 top bars with amazing views in Dubai

    See the sun go down from behind the glass at these nine hotspots

NEW BAR REVIEWS

  • BARBARY
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    BARBARY

    Excellent new addition to the burgeoning Barsha Heights bar scene

  • Billionaire Mansion
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    Billionaire Mansion

    Business Bay party spot in need of a little Midas Touch

  • Quantum
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    Quantum

    A cosy no-frills bar ideal for watching sports

  • Fumo Lounge by Rosso
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    Fumo Lounge by Rosso

    A cute al fresco retreat from the hustle and bustle of The Walk

NEW FILMS THIS WEEK

  • Black Panther

    Marvel films get quite a bit of stick for their formulaic plotlin...

  • Preview: The Changeover

    Based on a young adult fantasy book by Margaret Mahy, The Changeo...

  • Preview: The Female Brain

    Fans of the Netflix series Easy will recognise the format of this...

  • Winchester

    Give yourself the jitters at this creepy flick

  • Vox Cinemas Burjuman
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    Vox Cinemas Burjuman

    See what's on and when at your local cinema

  • Novo Cinemas, Ibn Battuta Mall
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    Novo Cinemas, Ibn Battuta Mall

    See what's on and when at your local cinema

  • Reel Cinemas, The Dubai Mall
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    Reel Cinemas, The Dubai Mall

    See what's on and when at your local cinema

THINGS TO DO

  • Catch Emeli Sandé in the UAE

    Catch Emeli Sandé in the UAE

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  • Ballet Under the stars at Desert Palm Dubai

    Ballet Under the stars at Desert Palm Dubai

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  • Celebrate Chinese New Year at Saffron

    Celebrate Chinese New Year at Saffron

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BEST OF DUBAI

  • 60 amazing things to do in Dubai with guests
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    60 amazing things to do in Dubai with guests

    The best things to do in Dubai when you have visitors in town

  • Best parks in Dubai
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    Best parks in Dubai

    Whether you’re a stroller or a jogger, or just want to relax with a good book and the breeze in your hair...

  • 15 essential UAE road trips
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    15 essential UAE road trips

    Get your motor runnin', here are 15 epic routes through the...

  • Best places to walk in Dubai
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    Best places to walk in Dubai

    Time Out helps you get out more and enjoy the great outdoors...

  • Free things to do in Dubai
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    Free things to do in Dubai

    31 cool things to do around Dubai that won’t cost you a sing...

Dubai's 65 best restaurants

CELEBRATE DUBAI

  • Dubai from the sky
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    Dubai from the sky

    Hop on board a Seawings flight for the ultimate view of the city

  • Dubai before the boom
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    Dubai before the boom

    Photographic look at the region more than 40 years ago

  • Dubai
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    Dubai's iconic projects

    Watch the development of Burj Al Arab, Burj Khalifa and The Palm

  • Everyday Dubai
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    Everyday Dubai

    Away from the glitz and glamour, there's a vibrant city just going...

15 best milkshakes in Dubai

BODY & MIND

  • Underwater yoga comes to Dubai Aquarium
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    Underwater yoga comes to Dubai Aquarium

    Four weeks of sensory yoga sessions with freebies and prizes to be won

  • Wellness weekend at Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah
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    Wellness weekend at Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah

    Get a helping hand with your fitness and wellbeing resolutions

  • Amazing spa and yoga deals at Sheraton Grand Hotel, Dubai
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    Amazing spa and yoga deals at Sheraton Grand Hotel, Dubai

    Make the most of these brilliant savings throughout January

  • Treat(ment)s for two
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    Treat(ment)s for two

    We scout out ten of the best couples’ spa deals to wind down the year...

ART & CULTURE

  • REVIEWED: Evita at Dubai Opera
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    REVIEWED: Evita at Dubai Opera

    Spoiler alert. We give you the lowdown on Andrew Lloyd Webber’s legend...

  • Spring theatre Round-up
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    Spring theatre Round-up

    From ballets to opera, and some world-famous musicals, Dubai’s hosting...

  • Dubai’s whopping new library making speedy progress
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    Dubai’s whopping new library making speedy progress

    Mohammed bin Rashid Library set to open in the next six months

  • 10 amazing theatre shows coming to Dubai in 2018
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    10 amazing theatre shows coming to Dubai in 2018

    Musicals, operas, ballet and more

SPORT & OUTDOOR

  • Quick Guide to Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships
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    Quick Guide to Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships

    Amy Mathieson has what you need to know ahead of the major tournament

  • Essential guide to the world
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    Essential guide to the world's longest zipwire in RAK

    The whopping 2.83km line is now open in Ras Al Khaimah

  • Vertical tower race coming to Dubai
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    Vertical tower race coming to Dubai

    M1 Run at Media One Hotel offering up Dhs50,000 in prizes on February...

  • Exciting fitness classes to get your pulse racing
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    Exciting fitness classes to get your pulse racing

    More people than ever are enjoying fitness in Dubai

Dubai's best fries