Top deals at Dubai eateries to see you through the next seven days
Time Out Dubai staff
Hmm. It's the middle week of the month - tough time, isn't it? Well, while payday is about as far away as it has ever been, we're on hand to help you save some cash over the next seven days with these great deals. Swipe through the gallery above to find one near you this week.
Monday 19 Ladies’ night at Ají Women, not only will you get three free drinks, you’ll get 30 percent off food, too. Prices vary. Mon 8pm-1am. Ongoing. Club Vista Mare, Palm Jumeirah (04 552 0244).
Meat-free Mondays at Baker & Spice If you’re after some veggie food on a Monday, visit Baker & Spice and you’ll get a two-course vegetarian meal for Dhs79. Dhs79. Mon 6.30pm-11.30pm. Ongoing. Town Centre Jumeirah (04 297 5797).
Afternoon tea at The Champagne & Tea Lounge Enjoy a traditional afternoon tea with a glass of sparkling for Dhs150 per couple. Dhs150. Daily, noon-5pm. DUKES Dubai, Palm Jumeirah (04 455 1101).
Tuesday 20 Ladies’ night at Publique Ladies, spend Dhs50 on food at this chalet-themed restaurant at Souk Madinat Jumeirah and you’ll enjoy free-flowing drinks, for free, each Tuesday. Dhs50. Tue 9pm-1am. Ongoing. Souk Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim (04 430 8550).
Ladies’ night at Nola Visit Nola on a Tuesday from 6pm to midnight and you’ll get 50 percent off food and four free mixed drinks. Prices vary. Tue noon-5pm; 6pm-midnight. Ongoing. Armada BlueBay Hotel, Cluster P, JLT (04 399 8155).
Two can dine at Weslodge Saloon Visit this sky-high restaurant at JW Marriott Marquis Dubai to take advantage of a dinner date deal. You’ll get four courses to share, plus a glass of grape and a welcome drink for Dhs300 per couple. JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai (04 560 1700).
Wednesday 21 Chinese New Year at Asia Republic Enjoy a special à la carte menu to celebrate Chinese New Year, featuring dishes such as wok-fried jumbo prawns for Dhs138 and Cantonese-style stir-fried ginger beef for Dhs68. Prices vary. Daily noon-10pm. Until Feb 24. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 426 1000).
Lunch at Loca Savour a taste of Mexico at lunchtime. Every weekday from noon until 3pm you can enjoy a two-course menu, plus guacamole and tortilla chips for just Dhs94.50. Dishes include fish tacos and veggie chimichangas. Dhs94.50. Sun-Thu noon-3pm. Ongoing. Dubai Marine Beach Resort & Spa, Jumeirah 1 (04 346 1111).
Wellington Wednesday at Marina Social Head to Marina Social for a slap-up three-course meal, which includes the star of the show, beef Wellington. Dhs245 (food only). Wed 7pm-midnight. Ongoing. InterContinental Dubai Marina (04 446 6664).
Thursday 22 Chinese afternoon tea at Armani/Lounge A range of Chinese New Year delights are on the tea menu, including rice paper rolls with wild mushroom, and sweet crab, plus a range of pastries including chocolate and green tea profiteroles. Dhs185 per person. 3pm-6pm. Until Feb 28. Armani Hotel Dubai, Burj Khalifa (04 888 3666).
Ladies’ night at Shanghai30 Gals, head to this Al Jaddaf bar to round off the week and you’ll enjoy 30 percent off food. You’ll also get three mixed drinks for just Dhs9, three glasses of house grape for Dhs19 or a bottle of house grape for Dhs49. Prices vary. Thu 8pm-11pm. Ongoing. Marriott Hotel Al Jaddaf (04 317 7777).
Meals for less at Dubai Restaurant Week Eat out for less at some great restaurants this week. Foodies will have the chance to dig into a three-course set meal at 15 of Dubai’s top eateries including at LIMA Dubai and Jodhpur Royal Dining, for under Dhs200. Dhs199. Thu Feb 22 to Fri Mar 2. Bookings at 7pm and 9pm. Various locations. www.roundmenu.com/dubai/restaurantweek.
Friday 23 Brunch at RÜYA The stylish Turkish restaurant at Grosvenor House Dubai has revamped its Friday brunch with live food stands, including an interactive pide station and more. Dhs299 (soft drinks), Dhs399 (house beverages), Dhs499 (bubbly). Fri noon-4pm. Ongoing. Grosvenor House Dubai, Dubai Marina (04 399 9123).
Fondue night at Cave Dig into a sharing pot of cheese fondue, plus your choice of drinks at this classy grape bar. Dhs175 (soft drinks), Dhs250 (house beverages), Dhs299 (house grape). Fri 7pm-11pm. Ongoing. Conrad Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 444 7111).
Saturday 24 Sushi Saturday at Karma Kafé Treat your date to a great deal, where you’ll get unlimited sushi and dim sum, plus a bottle of grape for Dhs299. It’s all paired with Dubai Fountain views, too. Dhs299. Sat 2pm-7pm. Ongoing. Souk Al Bahar, Downtown Dubai (04 423 0909).
Sweet Delights at Karat Take advantage of a month-long Valentine’s special and share a selection of cakes and chocolates, plus a pot of tea or coffee. Dhs185. Daily 7.30pm-2am. Until Feb 28. Address Dubai Mall (04 888 3444).
Sunday 25 Business Express Lunch at Na3Na3 If you’re after a quick but satisfying midday meal, Na3Na3’s express lunch is for you. Enjoy salads, desserts and a full buffet of Middle Eastern and international dishes. Dhs95. Daily 12.30pm-3.30pm. Ongoing. Address Dubai Mall (04 888 3444).
Business lunch at BB Social Dining Tuck into two dishes for Dhs80 or three dishes for Dhs100 at BB Social Dining. Think bao buns, cauliflower popcorn and pho. Dhs80 (two dishes), Dhs100 (three dishes). Daily noon-3.30pm. Ongoing. Gate Village 8, DIFC (04 407 4444).
Roll Call Sundays at Catch Dubai Feast on unlimited gourmet maki rolls paired with authentic Japanese beverages. Dhs210. Sun 7pm-9pm. Ongoing. Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 357 1755).