Blue Bar
The deal: Buy one get one free offer on house beverages.
The place: Dubai’s one authentic jazz and (obviously) blues bar, showcases some genuine local talent. But if that’s not reason enough to visit, try buy one, get one free offers daily. Located on the ground floor of the businesslike Novotel, Blue Bar combines fashionable decor, cigars and an unusually good selection of draught Belgian beers. Just make sure that when you go live music is scheduled.
The dress code: Smart casual
The details: Daily 6pm-8pm. Novotel World Trade Centre Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 332 0000).