Time Out Dubai - City Guide, Information, Events, Reviews & What's On in the City of Dubai
Time Out Dubai - City Guide, Information, Events, Reviews & What's On in the City of Dubai
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Editor's picks


Ras Al Khaimah


  • Tea tasting at Hakkasan Dubai

    Time Out Dubai tries out the tea pairing menu and tea tasting at Hakkasan Dubai, Emirates Towers, one of the best Chinese restaurants in Dubai.

Rugby World Cup


  • Spectre

    Daniel Craig has been at best circumspect when asked if Spectre will be his final outing as 007

  • Goosebumps

    A family Halloween movie with monsters and a touch of young romance, Goosebumps is Jack Black’s latest comedy caper

  • Burnt

    Bradley Cooper plays bad boy chef Adam Jones in this drama directed by John Wells

Body & Mind



  • Trevor Noah Dubai Comedy Festival review
    Trevor Noah Dubai Comedy Festival review

    Time Out Dubai reviews Trevor Noah stand-up show at the Dubai Comedy Festival. The Daily Show presented flew in especially for the performance at SkyDive Dubai

  • Sharleen Spiteri interview
    Sharleen Spiteri interview

    Straight-talking frontwoman Sharleen Spiteri talks about Texas’ 25 years on the road, winning awards in Dubai and why the future doesn’t look so good for bands

  • DXBeach review
    DXBeach review

    Time Out Dubai has a DXBeach review after Zero Gravity played host to Idris Elba DJ set, Clean Bandit and more on October 23, 2015. See pictures.

Find things to do in Dubai

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  • Da Vinci’s (Restaurants)

    Meal Deal

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

    Amazing Dubai at Madinat Theatre (Nightlife)

    Learn about Dubai’s transformation from fishing community in the 1800s to modern-day metropolis More nightlife events

    Frankie’s Italian Bar & Grill (Bars & Clubs)

    The Italian restaurant is offering 40 percent off selected bottles of grape for the entire month of October. Prices vary. Timings: 5.30pm-2am (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday) More drink deals

    Indika Wijewaedhana at Pullman Dubai Creek City Centre (Art)

    See 22 pieces from Sri Lankan painter and photographer 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

    Oktoberfest at JW Marriott Hotel Dubai (Nightlife)

    The most exuberant, fun-loving and musical of German hops festival arrives in Dubai this week More nightlife events

    ikandy (Bars & Clubs)

    The al fresco bar is up-and-running for the winter season with a whole host of new events and nights. Kick of the week with Sparkling Sundays, where ladies can get unlimited bubbly from 8pm to midnight for just Dhs160 a person. And if you can’t make that then join on a Monday, for free-flowing drinks from 7pm-10pm for gals.
    Dhs160. Timings: 8pm-midnight (Sunday) More drink deals

    Mohamed Abla at Tabari Artspace (Art)

    Egyptian contemporay artist Mohamed Abla at Tabari Artspace More art exhibitions

  • Fareast Seafood Market (Restaurants)

    Meal Deal

    Unlimited seafood for Dhs122 per person(Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday) More meal deals

    Oktoberfest at Grand Hyatt Dubai (Nightlife)

    Expect a dedicated hops tent, lederhosen, pretzels and a whole bunch of German hops More nightlife events

    7 Elephants Dubai (Bars & Clubs)

    A brand-new ladies’ night is in town, at 7Elephants Dubai. The night runs from 6pm-11pm and offers up five free drinks for ladies, based on ingredients from the bar’s seven different menus (think coconuts from Bali or spices from Mexico) Timings: 6pm-11pm (Monday) More drink deals

    East-East 2020 at CHI-KA (Art)

    Visit EAST-EAST: 2020, Vol. 3, the third exhibition of a series that aims to explore the “invisible bridges” between Japan and the UAE through art More art exhibitions

  • Zuma (Restaurants)

    Meal Deal

    Feast on a slick and tasty business lunch set menu. We recommend the barley-miso-marinated half baby chicken. Dhs110Timings: 12.30pm-3pm(Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday) More meal deals

    The H Dubai (Bars & Clubs)

    Visit this chic and glamorous American-style bar on a Tuesday with the ladies and you’ll get three free drinks on the house from 7pm-11pm. If you’re not free on a Tuesday, worry not, the bar at The H Dubai hosts a daily happy hour too, where from 6pm to 8pm you’ll get a free drink for every drink you buy. So settle in, play a round of pool and enjoy the evening, we’d say.
    Free. Timings: 7pm-11pm (Tuesday) More drink deals

  • Glasshouse Brasserie (Restaurants)

    Meal Deal

    Enjoy selected drinks for Dhs1 when you buy a two-course meal. Prices varyTimings: 8pm till late(Monday, Wednesday) More meal deals

    Country Nights at The Hide (Nightlife)

    Country Nights every Wednesday at The Hide, Madinat Jumeirah More nightlife events

    The Powder Room (Bars & Clubs)

    Fancy a cheese and grape night? The Powder Room is now open in DIFC for that very purpose. It has a 1920s feel and is offering cheese boards with breads, crackers, nuts and chutneys for just Dhs90 an hour. Dhs90 (per hour of unlimited cheese and grape). Timings: 5pm-11pm (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday) More drink deals

  • Blue Elephant (Restaurants)

    Meal Deal

    Indulge in Asian offerings – spicy fare served in an exotic atmosphere. Dhs189 (includes selected beverages)Timings: 6.30pm(Thursday) More meal deals

    Fibber Magee’s (Bars & Clubs)

    Head to the legendary Irish pub on a Thursday night and as well as being able to groove along to the live tunes played by Paddyman, you’ll also be able to snap up the Thirsty Thursdays happy hour deal, which offers discounts on house beverages from 4pm to 9pm. Free. Timings: 4pm-9pm (Thirsty Thursdays), Paddyman live on stage from 9.30pm (Thursday) More drink deals

  • Al Qasr (Restaurants)

    Meal Deal

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

    Fiesta De Los Muertos Halloween Festival (Nightlife)

    Here is a treat which might not exactly fit in your Halloween bag More nightlife events

    Nikki Privé (Bars & Clubs)

    Every Friday from 7pm to 9pm you’ll get a bar bite of your choice, paired with a glass of grape for Dhs95. Dhs95. Timings: 7pm-9pm (Friday) More drink deals


The Knowledge

Abu Dhabi reinstates 5% cap on rent increase
Apr 11

Authorities seek to protect tenants and economy, will Dubai be next?

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix tickets on sale now
Mar 28

Book by May 31 for a 30 percent discount on the end-of-season spectacular

Dubai to Abu Dhabi in just 12 minutes?
Mar 7

New photos released of the Hyperloop test which could cut the Dubai Marina to Saadiyat Island journey to less than nine minutes


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