Lunch at Bice Mare: Try a contemporary Italian lunch with a twist. The venue boasts great views of the Burj Khalifa. Dhs120 (three courses). Daily 12.30pm-3pm. Ongoing. Souk Al Bahar (04 423 0982).
Upgrade your spa treat at Raffles: When you book any massage of 60 minutes or more, quote ‘scrub me’ and receive a free full-body exfoliation with your treatment. For a free conditioning treatment with your wash and blow-dry, say ‘condition me’, and to add hot stones to a 60-minute muscle massage, say ‘muscle melt’. Massages from Dhs429. Until November 30. Raffles Dubai, Oud Metha (04 314 9877).
Amika’s ‘amore’ ladies’ menu: Ladies can dine on a new three-course Italian-themed set menu, which includes selected beverages. Dhs125. 8pm-10.30pm. Ongoing. Amika, The Monarch Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 354 4005).
Test your brain at The Wharf quiz night: Sign your team up for a trivia challenge every Tuesday, while taking advantage of the drinks deal – buy one drink and get another for Dhs10 until 10.30pm. Free. 8.30pm-10.30pm. Ongoing. The Wharf, Souk Madinat Jumeirah (04 435 8888)
Borrow a book at Read N Enjoy: Catch the scheduled story sessions organised by Marina Mums at the new Read N Enjoy children’s library that has just opened at JBR. Located at Rimal Plaza, the extensive collection of books in this traditional lending library set-up are perfect for taking the children along for a quiet browse. We love the fact that there is another library in town! Membership packages vary in price. 9am-9pm, Saturday to Thursday, 3pm-9pm on Fridays. Rimal Plaza, JBR. (04 448 7046).