Enjoy a meaty Monday: Take the decision making out of dining and plate up a hefty 2kg of meat on a sharing platter with friends, and you can also expect a bottle of drink as well. Dhs599. Q43, Media One Hotel (04 443 5403).
Bounce to hip-hop: Head to Cirque Le Soir to groove at this popular weekly urban night, Hip-Hop Chic. Free (reservations recommended). 10pm-3am. Cirque Le Soir, Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (056 115 4507).
Get into illustration: Head to an It’s All Square session, where 15 illustrators aim to spark dialogue about their artform. There’ll be sketchbook sessions and workshops throughout, too. Until May 12. Thejamjar, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 341 7303).
Sample Russian grub: The new specials at Social House include borscht (beetroot soup) and kulebiaka (salmon with mushrooms and wild rice). Prices vary. Sun-Thu 9am-midnight, Fri-Sat 9am-1am. Until May 5. The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 339 8640).
Fifty percent off kids’ meals: Children can eat at Tony Romas on weekdays and get 50 percent off with every adult entrée ordered. Prices vary. Vaild 11am-11pm. Ongoing. Locations across Dubai including Sheikh Zayed Road, www.tonyromas.ae (04 331 3777).