Time Out Dubai's massive summer giveaway: Day Fourteen
Win dinner for four, a video on-demand subscription, plus Friday brunch
Time Out Dubai staff
Dinner for 4 at Pots, Pans & Boards Pots, Pans & Boards is the first Dubai restaurant from British, Michelin-starred chef Tom Aikens, serving traditional, relaxed family meals, in a casual and homely environment. Pots Pans & Boards menu has something for everyone. It consists of a mixture of casual English, Mediterranean and French dishes, with a home-style offering of sharing starters, main courses and desserts. All meals are cooked and presented in a pot, a pan or on a board - hence the inspiration for the name, where you can expect to find dishes such as the beef Carpaccio, ratatouille and crispy lamb. A selection of grilled fish, meats and steaks are also available. If that isn't enough, there's a range of tempting desserts featuring sticky toffee pudding and the famous favorite, red fruit and apple crumble.
Win one of two a Friday brunches for two at Al Bahou
The magic of 1,001 Arabian nights is evident in Al Bahou, which translates as ‘The Grand Hall’. With 88 atmospheric lanterns suspended from the 90-metre high ceiling, you might imagine yourself to be in an imposing Moroccan palace. This central, ground floor venue plays host to the signature Friday Family Brunch, famous for its lavish variety culinary delights, selected beverages and kids entertainment.
STARZ PLAY, the fastest growing subscription video on-demand service available in 19 countries across the MENA region, is offering one lucky winner the chance to walk away with a free one-year subscription to the service.
Streaming more than 6,500 hours of Blockbuster Hollywood movies, documentaries, children’s entertainment and same-day-as-the-US series – plus 1,200 hours of Arabic shows consisting of Khaleeji, Egyptian and Levant content – STARZ PLAY exclusively offers some of the most popular Hollywood TV series such as Power, Taboo, Vikings, Billons, Twin Peaks and Black Sails, as well as popular current shows including The Flash, The Walking Dead and Mr Robot. Classic sitcoms such as Friends and Grey’s Anatomy as are also available, with the platform featuring English. Arabic and French audio options and user interfaces, plus one-click Arabic subtitling.
Designed to enhance the overall experience, STARZ PLAY has recently added a temporary ‘download’ function for customers on-the-go. The function allows users to save their favourite box sets and movies to personal devices for easy offline viewing, with downloaded content stored on the device for up to 30 days.
There are endless reasons to love Latin America; from the vivacious people to the rich culture along with its exotic and flavourful cuisine. Located in The Oberoi Dubai Hotel, Waka, the newly opened restaurant, brings a pivotal piece of Latin America to Dubai - complete with a menu of the region’s most sought-after dishes, infused with a creative culinary twist. With the aim to create an unforgettable dining experience, guests will find themselves immersed into a stunning atmosphere as the enjoy creative and innovative food and drinks, inspired by the best flavours of Latin America with an Asian twist. A place where the passion of the team is reflected in every aspect of the experience, Waka is set to take Dubai's gastronomic scene to a fiery new level and bring with it a unique interpretation of the magic and culinary traditions of Latin America. Creating a haven to escape the hustle and bustle of the city, Waka is set to shake up your dining routine.
Situated in the heart of downtown, Manzil Downtown Dubai, is an upscale, lifestyle boutique hotel that celebrates the warmth of Arabian hospitality in a culturally stimulating, tech-savvy setting. Overlooking the bustling Souk Al Bahar, the boutique hotel is within walking distance to major landmarks such as the Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building, and The Dubai Mall, the world’s most-visited and largest retail and entertainment destination. Enjoy dining options from The Courtyard, Boulevard Kitchen and Nezesaussi Grill Downtown plus a temperature controlled swimming pool to relax in.
Dubai’s first modern saloon offers diners a distinguished and carefully curated modern American culinary experience. Weslodge Saloon has officially made its mark on Dubai’s restaurant scene, with its bold and iconic yellow doors. The saloon-inspired restaurant concept is brought to the Emirate from Toronto, Canada, where it has been a renowned dining destination since July 2012. Weslodge Dubai has remained true to its origins and generously welcomes a new breed of diners who celebrate a rebellious passion for authenticity and originality. Winners will be treated to a welcome drink, four-course meal and glass of grape with their meals!
Experience and savour a truly new gourmet chip made from real whole root vegetables. Chip connoisseurs will be able to rip open a bag of Terra Chips and enjoy all the natural exotic vegetable and sweet potato chips that are a feast for the eyes and a delight to the taste buds.
Created over 25 years ago by two New York chefs that were looking for a healthy, delicious and visually striking snack, Terra Chips offer you a sophisticated snacking experience unlike any other. Here’s your chance to win a six month supply of crisps, courtesy of Terra Chips.
DAY TWELVE COMPETITIONS 2 weeks unlimited sessions at NRG Fitness and full access (Train/Ride/Focus)
NRG Fitness runs a boutique group fitness concept conveniently located in Dubai Marina Walk. Using the personalized NRG System, join the movement and become part of our social revolution to a fitter future. NRG Fitness houses three training zones, Ride, Focus and Train. Within these three zones clients can enjoy a variety of training methods including HiiT training, indoor cycling, swing yoga/Pilates, pole Fitness, ZUMBA, KO8 suspension training, Les Mills programs including BodyPump & Sprint, kickboxing and kids classes.
At NRG, you're guaranteed to walk in and float out on an NRG'etic high!
As part of Jumeirah’s 90 Ways to Summer, treat yourself to dinner for two at Naya at Jumeirah Beach Hotel and set your taste buds alive with rustic, home-cooked, Indian cuisine. Imaginative recipes and ingredients provide new twists on old classics such as Butter Chicken, Masala Lamb Chops and Biryani. The perfect date night or mate night and great for summer catch ups with friends.
Win a roast brunch for you and 3 of your pals at Copper Dog worth over Dhs1,000!
Dubai delivers the Highlands in the form of Copper Dog, a brand new Scottish restaurant and bar located at the DoubleTree By Hilton in Jumeirah Beach Residence. Since its inception in the second quarter of 2016, Copper Dog has extended its traditional Scottish hospitality and heritage to Dubai’s fun filled shores, giving guests a real and authentic taste of Scotland’s northern valleys. The restaurant and bar, originating from Craigellachie Hotel in Speyside, extends a home-from-home feel for those seeking solace in the bustling city of Dubai.
Every weekend Copper Dog serves up a roast brunch with live entertainment performed from 2pm until 7pm. Guests can select their roast meat from or chicken, beef or lamb alternatively tuck in to a meat-free nut-roast served with all the trimmings and enjoy with two hours of free-flowing selected beverages.
Win a Peruvian Japanese dinner for four at Poco Loco
Poco Loco is a modern Latin American restaurant where the flavors of traditional dishes meet today’s urban Latin lifestyle. Poco Loco’s cuisine aims to create sophisticated dishes from the South American continent, which are mainly coined by the influence of countries likes Peru, Mexico and Japan - stemming from the fusion of Japanese and Peruvian cuisine known as Nikkei. The roots of this fusion lie in the importance both traditions give to fresh fish - combined with limes, corn, aji peppers, yucca and the many varieties of potatoes which Peruvians prize so highly. These flavor combinations bring together the best of the elegant and delicate cuisine of Japan with the freshness and spicy punch of Peru. The food is delivered to the table in grazing-style on a first prepared – first served basis, that are designed to be shared offering diners a selection of small plates and larger dishes, alongside an innovative range of mocktails.
Shine Spa, located on the 24th floor of the Sheraton Dubai Mall of the Emirates Hotel, is offering you a daycation for two with a pass to the rooftop pools and leisure facilities. Work out at Sheraton Fitness before chilling by the pools with panoramic views of the city. Relax in the spa with use of the sauna and steam room, feeling revitalized and rejuvenated from your city daycation.
Win a dinner for 2 at Time Out Dubai’s Best French Restaurant of 2017
Bistro Des Arts, located at Dubai Marina Mall Promenade, has grown a to become one of the most authentic French restaurants in Dubai since its opening two years ago. The neighborhood eatery that’s situated on the Marina Promenade, just in front of the RTA boat taxi station of Marina Mall, makes you feel as though you’ve travelled to Paris for a traditional French breakfast, lunch, or romantic dinner. The menu features no fewer than ten iconic French dishes, and more than 60 regional items. The classic French bistro was highly commended for ‘Best French Restaurant’ at the 2017 Time Out Dubai awards.
What better place to cool off this summer than Wild Wadi Waterpark™. As part of Jumeirah’s 90 Ways to Summer, the fun lasts well after the sun sets every Friday from 10am – 10pm. Cut loose on Jumeirah Sceirah, brush up your surfing skills on the Flowrider or kick back in the wave pool, with more hours of fun for everyone!
Win lunch for 4 at Tortuga As part of Jumeirah’s ‘90 Ways to Summer’ enjoy Dubai’s most exhilarating fiesta at Madinat Jumeirah’s Mexican restaurant, Tortuga. Get your amigos together for a hearty three-course set menu featuring favourites from tasty tacos to fiery fajitas to indulgent churros. Mi casa es su casa!
Win brunch for two at Morah! Spend your Friday indulging in Brunch at Morah! One of Dubai's favorite new brunches, Morah promises to delight all the senses with the contemporary Middle Eastern cuisine, an enigmatic belly dancer and stunning 360 degree views of downtown from the 72nd floor. The 'mezze bar' is filled with items such as steak tartare, burrata with sumac dressing and raw oysters with main dishes served directly to the table along with their signature pides. The live entertainment adds a unique flair to the experience while the large windows throughout offer guests the bright sunny daytime vibes so often missed in Dubai during the summer! 71st & 72nd floor JW Marriott Marquis, Business Bay.
Win a midweek round of golf for four people at Emirates Golf Club, plus dinner at QD’s 2.0 Summer Tent
Emirates Golf Club was established in 1988, and features two critically acclaimed courses, The Majlis Course and the Faldo Course. With a rich history and passionate dedication to service, Emirates Golf Club is one of the premier golfing destinations in Dubai. The Club provides a comprehensive set of services including dining options, event facilities, golf academy, floodlit par-3 course, driving ranges and a pro-shop.
QD’s 2.0 Summer Tent is open through the summer until mid-October, featuring a range of delicious food and beverage options, with full air conditioning to cool down from the summer heat. Here’s your chance to win a midweek round of golf for four on the Faldo Course, plus dinner at QD’s 2.0
T’s and C’s - The prize may be claimed on any weekday. Prize not valid on Friday/Saturdays.
Win brunch for four at Qwerty Here’s your chance to win brunch for four at BRNCH, Qwerty’s take on brunch at Media One Hotel in Dubai Media City. Like the name, it’s a little bit shorter and all it’s missing is you – get it? Expect Qwerty’s cracking British pub grub, plus an ingenious secret WhatsApp group running throughout the afternoon, with quiz-like questions and more prizes up for grabs. That’s got to be worth satisfying your curiosity for.
Win a curry night for four at Jekyll & Hyde Few things in this world are more satisfying that a jolly good curry night. That’s why we’re giving you the chance to win a curry night for four courtesy of British pub Jekyll & Hyde. The DIFC eatery is offering up a table at its Monday curry night where you can take your pick from classic dishes including prawn or chicken tikka masala, rogan josh or a roasted cauliflower katsu, all served with a side of popadoms, rice and fries - what more could you want?
Win a Brand new MINI Cooper S Countryman ALL4 for the weekend
Explore the road less travelled by taking the all-new MINI Cooper S Countryman ALL4 for a weekend-long adventure! As the city swelters, you will be sure to stay cool in the new MINI Countryman. The new model is the biggest in the brand’s 57-year history at a whole 20cm longer than its predecessor. With five fully-fledged seats, there is space for all your friends to join you as you take it to the road for a weekend of driving fun. Whether you’re nipping around the city’s streets, or road-tripping to someplace further afield, the MINI Countryman will get you there with power and style. A MINI representative will deliver the shiny new car - the key to your next adventure - to your Dubai address on a Thursday evening, and it is yours to enjoy for the whole weekend until you reluctantly hand back the keys on Sunday morning. You must be 25-years-old or over, hold a valid UAE driver’s licence, live in Dubai, and be available to claim the prize for the weekend August 31st – September 3rd, 2017. The dates are not flexible.
Win Dhs500 Uber credit Uber recently celebrated reaching the milestone of 5 billion trips worldwide, with Dubai one of the cities to make this happen. To celebrate the milestone, Uber is offering one lucky Time Out Dubai reader the chance to win Dhs500 credit to spend on Uber journeys. Uber is committed to growing its network, providing safe, reliable, and affordable transportation and improving the mobility and transport infrastructure of the cities in which it operates, while also focusing on building new and innovative features for riders and drivers.
Win 60-minute Aromatherapy Relaxation Massage and a full day pool pass at Fairmont Dubai The Spa at Fairmont Dubai is a unique urban destination created to inspire, nourish and guide guests on a journey to find their personal energy in an authentic location that reflects their cultural and environmental surroundings.
The Spa is the perfect environment to restore your energy with access available to hotel guests as well as local members, offering the following facilities and services: personal training, group and private yoga classes in our private studio, 2 outdoor swimming pools, wet areas, complete with steam room, relaxation areas, and a shower and locker area.
This popular gentle intensity massage combines the power of Aromatherapy oils (choose from a selected collection) to suit your mood and is designed to increase circulation and promote relaxation, using long, smooth strokes to relax the muscles and stimulate the lymphatic and circulatory system.
Win a one-night staycation for two plus breakfast at Aloft Al Ain Designed for global travelers who love open spaces, open thinking and open expression Aloft Al Ain is where travel creates possibilities. A destination of its own, adventures await at the new hotel, recently opened in Al Ain. Chill out in the rooftop pool, grab breakfast and relax at one of the trendiest hotels around.
Win one of three one-hour family photography sessions plus a framed 10-inch image and two digital image Stu Williamson Photography is the leading photography specialists in the U.A.E. This prize will include an hour session with a high-end photographer at the brand-new luxury studio at Fairmont, The Palm. The session can include up to two adults and three children and can be used for family or business portrait shoot. With free valet parking on site, there is no better opportunity to have your beautiful family moments captured by the best photographers.
Win brunch for four at Table 9, Hilton Dubai Creek Table 9 is a unique concept restaurant in Dubai that has become a platform for talented young chefs to create their own bespoke dining experience. This modern version of a casual-chic bistro takes you on a culinary journey with family, a special occasion with a loved one or a famous Dubai brunch with friends. The brunch menu consists of 14 different dishes, including five starters, four main courses and five delectable desserts. Sit back and relax at this brilliant brunch.
Win Dinner for 4 people at Qasr Al Sultan Qasr Al Sultan, the iconic culture and heritage destination set in the Arabian Desert, is home to an array of truly authentic experiences. From the joys of browsing a traditional souk to stepping inside Dukan Zaman and catching a glimpse into the region’s past, there is a wide variety of unique experiences for the whole family. Showcasing Arabian hospitality at its finest, guests can relax in one of many Arabic Majlises while enjoying authentic Arabic cuisine and traditional entertainment. The prize of this competition is valid until September 30.
Win a meditation session for two with ‘State of One’ at Fairmont The Palm! Enhance your mindfulness and experience a unique mediation class for you and a friend at Fairmont The Palm. A space for joy, harmony and peace, the five-star resort has launched new weekly 45-minute meditation session where gurus from ‘State Of One’ will guide you into breathing techniques, meditations and sound therapy.
Win a one-night staycation for two at Ramada Downtown Dubai This summer, treat yourself to a well-deserved break with a staycation at Ramada Downtown Dubai! The hotel features suites with Burj Khalifa and Dubai Fountain view for guests who are looking for the ultimate “Instagrammable”, room-with-a-view stay. Located at the heart of the city, Ramada Downtown Dubai provides convenient access to the top leisure attractions and the largest shopping mall. The fabulous staycation includes breakfast for two at the hotel’s multi-cuisine restaurant, Kenza. *The prize voucher will be valid for stay until 30th September 2017, excluding Eid Al Adha and other public holidays.
As an all-round experience in Dubai Marina, this Pier 7 spot is hard to beat. A great selection of drinks, good food, stunning views, a lively atmosphere and friendly staff make this one of the best options in the area. While the pick of the menu includes a beautifully cooked chicken kiev oozing garlic and tarragon butter, we’re giving away a roast dinner for two at this Dubai Marina hotspot, complete with stunning vistas for which Pier 7 is known. Here’s your chance to win a curry night for four.
Win a table for two at Cavalli Club, Restaurant & Lounge’s Geisha night Grab your most glamorous outfit and come down to Cavalli’s new night Geisha. With unlimited sushi and Asian dishes as well as free flowing bubbly, you’re in for a night of great food and incredible music from the in house DJ.
Win one of four all-day breakfasts for two at Kaftan Start your day off right at Kaftan by trying the new revamped breakfast menu available all day from 9am to 6pm, featuring authentic traditional Turkish dishes. Loved by expats and locals alike, Kaftan has become a go-to restaurant for breakfast. Also enjoy breakfast in the outdoor air-conditioned tent with views overlooking the Burj Al Arab.
Keep the music going all summer with this music bundle from Dubai Summer Surprises Music makes the world go round, or at the very least it turns a room full of awkwardly-silent people into a party. That’s why we’re giving you the chance to win this bundle of musical gifts worth Dhs1,500, courtesy of Dubai Summer Surprises. Get your hands on an Onyx Studio 3 wireless Bluetooth speaker from Harman Kardon, a wireless pair of Smokin’ Buds 2 by Skullcandy earphones, plus a backup wired pair, as well as a Romoss portable powerbank to keep the party going all summer long.
Win one of three vouchers for a Timeless spa treatment at DXB Timeless Spa with its team of gifted international Spa therapists specializes in a wide range of wellness, rejuvenation and beauty therapies. Offering a fusion of healing practices drawn from cultures around the world, the treatments are truly representative of Dubai’s cosmopolitan nature. Passengers travelling through Dubai International Airport can now enjoy a Timeless Spa experience and savor their range of healing practices drawn from cultures around the world. Timeless Spas are now operating at three sites in Terminal 3.
Win a roast dinner for four at Jekyll & Hyde Few things in this world are more satisfying that a jolly good roast dinner. That’s why we’re giving you the chance to win a roast dinner for four people courtesy of British pub Jekyll & Hyde. The DIFC eatery is offering up its classic Saturday roast, with a good, honest, homely feel – what more could you want?
Win a midweek round of golf for four at Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club, plus dinner and beverages Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club is one of the most prestigious venues in the UAE, voted one of the world’s Top 100 Must-Play Golf Courses, and this is your chance to bag a free midweek round for four, plus dinner. The 18-hole par 71 championship course has superbly manicured fairways and challenging water hazards to test the skills of any golfer. The majestic clubhouse, designed to mirror the sails of the traditional Arab dhow, has been one of the most photographed landmarks since it opened in 1993. The prize includes dinner and soft drinks at QD’s or Boardwalk restaurant, and is valid on any weekday (Sunday-Thursday) October 31.
Win one of 15 Dabur beauty packages for new mums and babies Many mothers who are fully involved in taking care of their babies may not have enough time and energy to look after their natural look and beauty. Mums, worry no more as Dabur is offering a solution for personal care that is not only for you, but also for your little ones. Dabur International offers an array of mother and baby personal care products including shampoo, styling hair creams, moisturising skin cream, soaps and oils from leading brands such as Dermoviva, Vatika and Dabur Amla, in addition to a range of hair and skin care products for children and newborns from DermoViva Baby. Here’s your chance to win one of 15 luxury hampers.
Win Dhs300 to spend with Deliveroo Deliveroo is one of the city’s most popular takeaway delivery services, and here’s your chance to win Dhs300 to spend. The company was founded in 2013, and now serves major cities in more than 12 countries worldwide. With Deliveroo, you can get premium restaurant meals delivered to your home – even from places that don’t usually deliver. Just pop in your location, and see what’s available.
Win Xperia XZ Premium Everything becomes Wow. The Xperia XZ Premium features the new Motion Eye - a camera so advanced it captures motion that the human eye can’t see. And with its unified design, astonishing 4K HDR display and intelligent features, it’s Sony Mobile’s most groundbreaking smartphone to date. The Motion Eye camera with Super slow-motion records video at 960 frames per second, for playback four times slower than any other smartphone.
Win brunch for two at The Irish Village One of Dubai’s longest standing institutions, The Irish Village has been beloved by Dubai residents for years. The Irish Village at Dubai Duty Free Tennis Stadium also plays host to the annual Hopfest weekend, as well as tonnes of gigs throughout the year, including Ocean British rock legends Colour Scene on November. This is your chance to win a brunch for two at The Irish Village this month. Please note, the lucky winner must redeem their brunch by the end of August.
Win dinner for four at Mr Miyagi’s Mr Miyagi’s is one of Dubai’s coolest new openings in recent times. It’s Asian street vibes, extensive menu and funky decoration makes this a must-visit venue in Media City. Making a direct reference to the rival dojos in The Karate Kid movie, Cobra Kai bar sits next door to Mr Miyagi, offering lounge seating, high tables and hops pong. This is your chance to win dinner for four at one of the city’s most exciting new hot spots.
Coffee chain Costa has unveiled 11 new additions to its menu, making it easier than ever to grab breakfast, lunch or a snack on the go. Featuring a selection of healthy breakfast pots, artisan paninis and low-fat salads, the new dishes will be available at all Costa outlets across the UAE, with prices starting from just Dhs16. To celebrate the launch of the new menu additions, Costa is offering one lucky winner free coffee (and iced coffee) for a month. That’s one free primo-sized hot or iced coffee every day for 30 days!
Win tickets to The Laughter Factory and dinner for two at Yalumba Known as the king of devastating punch lines, Nick Page is returning to the UAE on Friday August 11 at Le Meridien Dubai Hotel & conference Centre, in collaboration with The Laughter Factory, and you can win two tickets to be there, plus dinner at Yalumba. Yalumba, home of the Shellfish Lobsession brunch, is offering dinner for two to fill you up before the show.
Roast dinner for two at The Scene, Pier 7 As an all-round experience in Dubai Marina, this Pier 7 spot is hard to beat. A great selection of drinks, good food, stunning views, a lively atmosphere and friendly staff make this one of the best options in the area. While the pick of the menu includes a beautifully cooked chicken kiev oozing garlic and tarragon butter, we’re giving away a roast dinner for two at this Dubai Marina hotspot, complete with stunning vistas for which Pier 7 is known.