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  • New electronic music festival announced
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    New electronic music festival announced

    ECHO Sound ’17 hits d3 next month

  • Huge line-up for DIFF 2017 announced
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    Huge line-up for DIFF 2017 announced

    140 movies, Sir Patrick Stewart and an exclusive Star Wars screening

  • Lock, Stock & Barrel JBR now serving food
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    Lock, Stock & Barrel JBR now serving food

    Try the food-truck style offerings, plus a brand-new brunch

Latest News

  • Atlantis the Palm offers 25% off rooms
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    Atlantis the Palm offers 25% off rooms

    White Friday deal available to all GCC residents starting November 24

  • Region’s first-ever female-only Spartan Race launched
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    Region’s first-ever female-only Spartan Race launched

    Sign up to be one of 1,000 women taking on the 5km obstacle course

  • Floating walkways launched at Dubai Fountain
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    Floating walkways launched at Dubai Fountain

    New boardwalks allow visitors to get closer to the Dubai attraction

  • Time Out Dubai Christmas Jumper Party returns
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    Time Out Dubai Christmas Jumper Party returns

    Hugely popular Lucky Voice to host Time Out Dubai’s massive fes...

  • New beach club opening in Fujairah
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    New beach club opening in Fujairah

    Lava Beach Club to open on UAE’s East Coast

  • Dry day announced for Dubai
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    Dry day announced for Dubai

    24-hour dry period across the emirate on November 30

  • New Japanese restaurant opens at Dubai Opera
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    New Japanese restaurant opens at Dubai Opera

    Kohantei is the first Kaiseki restaurant in the Middle East

  • Autism Rocks Arena to be permanently dry
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    Autism Rocks Arena to be permanently dry

    Dubai venue to serve soft drinks only, ahead of JLo, Ed Sheeran, Elton...

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NEW RESTAURANT REVIEWS

  • Key West

    Lap up the tropical vibes at this Floridian-, Latin American- and...

  • Go cycling with Dubai Roadsters

    Improve your fitness and hit the road with Dubai’s best-known cyc...

  • La Bohème Magic

    Fresh game meat, roasted perfectly, served in captivating surroun...

  • Miss Tess

    Lively Asian restaurant with a decent range of dishes, but more a...

NEW BRUNCH REVIEWS

  • The Restaurant at Address Boulevard
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    The Restaurant at Address Boulevard

    An elegant way to spend an afternoon indulging in fabulous French fare

  • La Famiglia Friday Lunch at Quattro Passi
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    La Famiglia Friday Lunch at Quattro Passi

    Lazy Friday feast that’ll make you feel like you’re on holiday

  • Brunch 105 at La Cantine du Faubourg
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    Brunch 105 at La Cantine du Faubourg

    A perfect lazy Saturday setting with a top range of signature dishes

  • The Crave Brunch  at ZOCO
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    The Crave Brunch at ZOCO

    An upbeat, Latin American fiesta that's packed to the rafters

MORE DUBAI DINING

  • Best dishes of the year so far
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    Best dishes of the year so far

    Here are some of the best plates we’ve tasted in 2017 – and you should...

  • Best Filipino food in Dubai
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    Best Filipino food in Dubai

    16 best places in Dubai for food from the Philipines

  • Best Indian and Pakistani eats
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    Best Indian and Pakistani eats

    Cut-price dishes from India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka to try

  • Best American food in Dubai
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    Best American food in Dubai

    In celebration of US Independence Day on Tuesday July 4, and Dubai’s e...

NIGHTLIFE & MUSIC

  • 11 Rooftop bars in Dubai

    Get outside and soak up the views. We round up 11 lovely lofty sp...

  • 20 top old Dubai bars

    From classic pubs to historic hideouts, check out these treasures

  • Where to go for mixed drinks in Dubai

    These eight spots officially have some of the best mixologists in...

  • 17 Dubai happy hours you need to know about

    Some of the best-value happy hour deals you'll find in the city

NEW BAR REVIEWS

  • St. Regis Polo Bar
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    St. Regis Polo Bar

    Swanky sports bar in a regal polo resort

  • The Dubliner
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    The Dubliner's

    Lively but charming Irish pub that’s great at kick-off time

  • Societe Dubai
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    Societe Dubai

    A once-popular nightclub that’s struggling against newer competitors

  • Lock, Stock & Barrel
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    Lock, Stock & Barrel

    Monster party bar slots into the Jumeirah Beach Residence scene with e...

NEW FILMS THIS WEEK

  • Justice League

    Like The Avengers, but with more capes

  • The Killing of a Sacred Deer

    This first American movie by the absurdist Greek director Yorgos...

  • Killing Gunther

    Action, Comedy film directed by Taran Killam

  • Bedeviled

    Horror film directed by Abel Vang and Burlee Vang

  • Vox Cinemas Burjuman
    Film

    Vox Cinemas Burjuman

    See what's on and when at your local cinema

  • Novo Cinemas, Ibn Battuta Mall
    Film

    Novo Cinemas, Ibn Battuta Mall

    See what's on and when at your local cinema

  • Reel Cinemas, The Dubai Mall
    Film

    Reel Cinemas, The Dubai Mall

    See what's on and when at your local cinema

THINGS TO DO

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    Mentalist Nicolai Friedrich in Dubai

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  • Andrew Strong at The Irish Village

    Andrew Strong at The Irish Village

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  • Thanksgiving celebration at Clinton Street Baking Company

    Thanksgiving celebration at Clinton Street Baking Company

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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

  • Try out “Underwater Yoga” at The Dubai Mall
    Body & Mind

    Try out “Underwater Yoga” at The Dubai Mall

    Visit Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo to practise yoga this September

  • Breakfast and yoga bundle arrives at Hapi
    Body & Mind

    Breakfast and yoga bundle arrives at Hapi

    Al Quoz healthy eatery launches morning yoga and breakfast sessions

  • Dubai
    Body & Mind

    Dubai's virtual reality workout

    Business Bay’s The Trip promises a one-of-a-kind cycling class

  • Bargain spa sessions in Dubai
    Body & Mind

    Bargain spa sessions in Dubai

    Counting dirhams but need pampering? We unearth 21 deals for Dhs300 or...

ART & CULTURE

  • Dubai Opera turns one. Here’s what to see this year
    Art & Culture

    Dubai Opera turns one. Here’s what to see this year

    Opera house hosting huge concerts after celebrating first anniversary

  • REVIEW: La Perle Dubai’s sneak preview
    Art & Culture

    REVIEW: La Perle Dubai’s sneak preview

    Breathtaking performances at Dubai’s new theatre in Al Habtoor City

  • 6 theatre shows to see in Dubai this season
    Art & Culture

    6 theatre shows to see in Dubai this season

    We round up the coming season’s must-see theatre. Get your tickets now

  • Events at Nadi Al Quoz in Alserkal Avenue Dubai
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    Events at Nadi Al Quoz in Alserkal Avenue Dubai

    Head down to Nadi Al Quoz for some fascinating talks from regional and...

SPORT & OUTDOOR

  • Abu Dhabi F1 weekend plans
    Sport

    Abu Dhabi F1 weekend plans

    The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix starts November 24. Check out these top parti...

  • 6 water-based workouts in Dubai
    Sport

    6 water-based workouts in Dubai

    We unearth water-based workouts that will keep you fit (and cool) this...

  • Quick Guide to Dubai’s obstacle races
    Sport

    Quick Guide to Dubai’s obstacle races

    from Tough Mudder to XDubai Spartan, here are Dubai’s toughest challen...

  • Dubai to develop 500km cycling track
    Sport

    Dubai to develop 500km cycling track

    RTA plans to make Dubai more cycle-friendly have been approved

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