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  • Cargo (Restaurants)

    Meal Deal

    Choose any four dishes from the appetiser menu to create your own platters. Also offers views of the Marina from the terrace. Dhs99 per platter Timings: 4pm-8pm(Saturday) More meal deals

    Sabado Coffee Club (Restaurants)

    Meal Deal

    Coffee enthusiasts and those eager to taste some high-end varieties not currently available in the UAE can join this new monthly social meet up group. No prior registration is required. Dhs25 per personTimings: From noon(Saturday) More meal deals

    Syria's Apex Generation (Art)

    Despite the disintegration of the Damascus art scene, a new school of painting is emerging More art exhibitions

    Sandwash live (Nightlife)

    Groovecore local band have opened for Simple Plan, 30 Seconds to Mars and Maximo Park and now they take to the stage alongside support acts, DJ Cindy, Reframe, Eon Haze and In Times of Despair More nightlife events

  • GQ bar (Restaurants)

    Meal Deal

    Unlimited sushi and sashimi, plus one Japanese mixed drink. Dhs150 per personTimings: 6pm-midnight(Sunday) More meal deals

    Selections: Group Show (Art)

    A sequel to ‘Selections from the Contemporary Egyptian Art Scene’ this exhibition commemorates the gallery's first anniversary and features a survey of selected works by eight artists from Egypt. Ahmed Kassim, Armen Agop, Atef Ahmed, Ayman El Semary, Essam Darwish, Essam Marouf, Mohamed Ardash, and Nagla Samir More art exhibitions

    Butterflies in my Stomach: group show (Art)

    Three female artists demonstrate their individual skill at this summer-long show More art exhibitions

    Friendship Day (Nightlife)

    To celebrate International Friendship Day the restaurant is offering a complementary dessert if you bring along a friend More nightlife events

  • Royal China (Restaurants)

    Meal Deal

    This weekly event at the Cantonese restaurant offers all-youcan-eat dim sum for four hours. Dhs288 per person (house beverages)Timings: 7pm-11pm(Monday) More meal deals

    Close Encounters – Summer Accrochage (Art)

    This 'best of' exhibition will feature artworks previously seen at this Al Quoz gallery at individual shows earlier in the season More art exhibitions

    Amir Hossein Zanjani (Art)

    In his latest solo exhibition, the Iranian artist reveals works that revolve around the philosophical and social idea of the submission to power More art exhibitions

    Quiz Night (Nightlife)

    The battle of the brains returns in full force. Join in for free and be in with the chance to win first prize, a brunch for eight people or voucher prizes More nightlife events

  • C.taste (Restaurants)

    Meal Deal

    An evening of all-you-can-eat burgers, prepared to your liking at live cooking stations. Dhs99 (including two house beverages)Timings: 6.30pm-10.30pm(Tuesday) More meal deals

    Manhattan Grill (Restaurants)

    Meal Deal

    The steakhouse is offering a three course set menu dinner deal, which includes a bottle of grape, water and tea or coffee to end the meal. Dhs550 per coupleTimings: 7.30pm-11.30pm(Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday) More meal deals

    Lost Angels Ladies Night (Nightlife)

    Ladies can have four hours of drinks and snacks while dancing to classic pop, dance and house tracks. There will be prizes, gift bags and free pampering More nightlife events

    Sparkle in the Sand (Nightlife)

    Ladies can enjoy unlimited sparkling beverages More nightlife events

  • Da Vinci’s (Restaurants)

    Meal Deal

    Specials change every month. Discount for Emirates staff(Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday) More meal deals

    CLAW BBQ (Bars & Clubs)

    During FIFA World Cup matches, diners can order the World Cup platter. Dhs290 per platter Timings: Times vary (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday) More drink deals

    Art Nights (Art)

    Hosted by the galleries in DIFC and Alserkal Avenue in Al Quoz, these monthly Art Nights are a great opportunity to take in new exhibitions, meet the galleries’ artists and mingle with like-minded art lovers More art exhibitions

  • Al Dawaar (Restaurants)

    Meal Deal

    Enjoy a superb international buffet featuring dishes from Europe, Middle East and Asia both for lunch (Dhs165 per person, food only) or dinner (Dhs230 per person, food only) (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday) More meal deals

    Music Unlimited (Nightlife)

    Latin and international tunes More nightlife events

    Links (Bars & Clubs)

    The venue will be showing the matches and serving a mixed grill platter that includes a selection of lamb chops, chicken skewers and more, along with side dishes such as roasted root vegetables, mashed potatoes, Yorkshire puddings and salad. Dhs110 per person (food only). Dhs195 per couple (food only) last order for food 1am Timings: 11am-2.30am (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday) More drink deals

  • Al Qasr (Restaurants)

    Meal Deal

    Dhs495(alcohol)Timings: 12.30pm-4pm(Friday) More meal deals

    The Laughter Factory (Nightlife)

    The line-up for this month: Matt Rees, Adam Bloom, John Fothergill More nightlife events

    The World Cup Lounge offer (Bars & Clubs)

    What’s the deal? A plush air-conditioned tent awaits fans at this beachfront venue. They’ve hoisted in two whopping LED 6×4 metre screens – that’s 48 square metres of football. Happy hour is 6pm to 7.30pm, there are raffles, board games and a World Cup menu. Plus, if you come here on six separate visits you qualify for entry to win a four–day holiday in Seoul, South Korea for two people.

    Number of TV screens: Two jumbo (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday) More drink deals

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