Al Mansour’s summer cruise This dhow cruise dinner boasts an Arabian buffet. Dhs135. Daily 8pm-10.30pm (departs at 8.30pm). Until August 31. Radisson Blu, Deira Creek (04 205 7333).
Armani/Amal’s summer feast A creative three-course menu, featuring a vegetarian option. Dishes include clove-smoked paneer with fennel and rose petals. Dhs225 (vegetarian). Dhs250 (non-vegetarian). Daily 7pm-11pm. Until August 30. Armani Hotel Dubai, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3444).
Armani/Ristorante’s signature dining Start the evening with a mocktail at At.mosphere before heading to Armani/Ristorante for a four-course meal of fine Italian dining. Dhs500. Daily 7pm-11.30pm. Until December 30. Armani Hotel, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3444).
Benihana’s seafood teppan night Guests can sample a seafood-focused menu, including prawns, hammour, salmon and cream dory. Dhs199. Wed sunset-midnight. Ongoing. Al Bustan Rotana, Garhoud(04 282 0000).
BiCE’s seasonal menu A four-course set menu offering mozzarella and tomato salad, home-made ricotta and spinach tortellini, beef tenderloin or Tasmanian salmon steak and pannacotta. Dhs260. Daily 7pm-11.30pm. Until August 20. Hilton Dubai Jumeirah, JBR (04 318 2520).
Chutney’s chef’s table An evening of Awadh cooking from northern India. Dhs95 (soft drinks), Dhs165 (premium beverages), Dhs210 (inclusive of house beverages), Dhs295 (inclusive of premium beverages). Daily 7pm-11.15pm. Ongoing. Mövenpick Hotel & Apartments, Bur Dubai (04 310 4340).
Flavours on Two’s Around the World nights This week, the venue offers a week’s worth of themed events. The global buffet dining options include Italy on Wednesday and flavours from the Silk Road on Saturday. From Dhs235. Daily 9pm-11.30pm. Until August 21. Towers Rotana Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 312 2202).
Gourmandises’ Eid cakes The Eid gift ideas and sweet treats include date and rich chocolate recipes. From Dhs110. Open daily 7.30am-10pm. Until August 30. Le Méridien Dubai, Garhoud (04 702 2455).
Horizon’s lunch A buffet lunch with an international selection of dishes, prepared in the open kitchen. Dhs145 (food only). Daily 12.30pm-3.30pm. Ongoing. Amwaj Rotana, JBR (04 428 3087).
KGrill’s lunch buffet Offers live carving stations, a pasta station, salad bar and dessert selection. Dhs150 (soft drinks). Dhs75 (children aged six to 12), free for children under six. Daily 12.30pm-4pm. Likely to end on August 18/19. Kempinski Hotel, Mall of the Emirates, Barsha (04 409 5999).
Oeno’s cheese and grape night Enjoy cheese, dips, charcuterie and home-made bread in the cheese room, as well as 50 premium grapes. Dhs150 per person. Wed 7pm-9.30pm. Ongoing. The Westin Dubai, Jumeirah Beach (04 511 7136).
Pergolas’ Indian night This evening promotion features curries and fresh bread. Dhs189 (selected beverages). Wed 7pm-11.30pm. Ongoing. Al Murooj Rotana, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 321 1111).
Rodeo Grill’s carvery night Feast on grilled ribeye steak, carved at your table, accompanied by a selection of starters and side dishes. From Dhs185 per person. Wed sunset-midnight. Ongoing. Al Bustan Rotana, Garhoud (04 282 0000).
Shiba’s mango mania A three-course menu of mango-inspired dishes, including a mocktail. Dhs160. Daily 7pm-11.30pm. Until August 31. The Meydan Hotel, Nad Al Sheba (04 381 3111).
Somerset’s burger of the day The British-style venue offers a daily special burger, including Angus steak, Middle Eastern chicken, teriyaki salmon and vegetarian bean burger. Dhs70. Mon, Wed, Thu and Fri, 7pm-3am. Ongoing. Mövenpick Hotel Bur Dubai (04 310 4330).
Thai Kitchen’s feast night The award-winning restaurant offers unlimited servings of Thai specialities, brought to your table. Dhs220. Wed, 7pm- midnight. Ongoing. Park Hyatt Dubai, Deira (04 317 2222).
The Dubliner’s daily specials and sports Enjoy some simple, unfussy pub grub with daily specials, while you watch live sporting events. From Dhs55 (daily special). Open Sat-Thu noon-2.45am. Until August 31. Le Méridien Dubai, Garhoud (04 702 2455).
The Track’s children’s menu Children under 14 can eat for free from the Kids and Teens menus when dining with paying adults at weekends. From Dhs47 (main courses), free for children under 14. Fri-Sat 8am-10.30pm. Ongoing. Meydan Golf, Nad Al Sheba (04 381 3780).
Arcadia cheese and grape night Features 15 French cheeses and free-flowing grape beverages for guests to sample. Dhs149. Thu 6pm-9pm. Ongoing. Lobby Lounge, The H Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 501 8888).
Blue Elephant’s Sawadsdee Siam night Traditional dishes from all regions of Thailand. Dhs199 (unlimited beverages). Thu 6.30pm-midnight. Ongoing. Al Bustan Rotana, Garhoud (04 282 0000).
Blue Orange’s lobster night Enjoy fresh seafood and live cooking. Dhs250 (soft drinks), Dhs350 (house beverages). Thu 6pm-11pm. Ongoing. The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi (04 511 7136).
Crowne Plaza Dubai’s half-price deal Several of this Sheikh Zayed Road hotel’s food outlets will be staying open this month. When you visit, you’ll get 50 percent off your next visit at Sakura, Oscar’s, Western Steakhouse, Harvesters, Al-Fresco, Cappuccino’s, Al Dana or Wagamama. Prices vary. Daily noon-8pm. Until August 31. Crowne Plaza Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (800 276 963).
Fountain’s grill nights Offers meat and seafood with an extensive selection of desserts. Dhs125 (soft drinks). Dhs165 (grape and hops). Tue, Fri 7pm-10.30pm. Ongoing. Mövenpick Hotel & Apartments, Bur Dubai (04 310 4320).
JW Marriott’s ‘Dinner Dine Around’ A sizeable buffet spread from Bamboo Lagoon, Hofbräuhaus and The Market Place. Dhs230 (soft drinks), Dhs330 (selected house beverages), Dhs110 for children aged six to 12. Thu, Fri 7pm-11.30pm. Ongoing. JW Marriott Hotel Dubai, Abu Baker Al Siddique Road, Deira (04 607 7977).
Mazina’s cheese and grape night Cheese connoisseurs can savour unlimited cheese and condiments. The deal also includes two glasses of selected beverages. Dhs130 (includes two glasses of grape). Thu 6.30pm-9pm. Ongoing. The Address Dubai Marina (04 436 7777).
Make Business Hub’s film nights The venue is showing a season of Thursday night films from director Wes Anderson. Entrance is free, and so is popcorn. Free. 7.30pm-10pm. Until August 16. Al Fattan Towers, Dubai Marina (04 392 9216).
Pachanga’s Argentinian summer A three-course menu of South American favourites, such as empanadas, pan-fried salmon and bread pudding. Dhs150. Daily 7pm-midnight. Until August 20. Hilton Dubai Jumeirah, JBR (04 318 2520).
Al Dawaar’s Emirati cuisine promotion Savour traditional local dishes such as aishu laham, lamb biryani, ouzi meshawai and harris. The revolving restaurant offers great views. Dhs175 (food only). Fri 12.30pm-3.30pm. Ongoing. Hyatt Regency Dubai, Deira (04 317 2222).
Café Arabesque’s Levantine buffets A family-friendly lunch on Fridays, and buffet nights on Thursday, featuring dishes from Jordan, Syria and Lebanon. Dhs139 (soft drinks). Fri 12.30pm-4pm, Thu 6pm-midnight. Ongoing. Park Hyatt Dubai (04 317 2222).
Choices’ grand global brunch This feast offers a global spread of cuisines from the hotel’s restaurants, including Blue Elephant and Benihana, with plenty of activities for children. Dhs195 (soft drinks). Fri noon-4pm. Likely to end on August 18/19. Al Bustan Rotana, Garhoud (04 282 0000).
Ember Grill & Lounge’s churrasco nights Join the fiesta with Brazilian churrasco – grilled beef and seafood on skewers, carved at your table by pasadors and accompanied by a Brazilian band. Dhs180 (soft drinks), Dhs245 (selected house beverages). Fri 7pm-11.30pm. Ongoing. The Address Dubai Mall (04 438 8999).
Hukama yum cha Enjoy a selection of Chinese teas, along with deliciously unique dim sum. Dhs145. Fri noon-3pm. Ongoing. The Address Downtown Dubai (04 888 3444).
Pergolas’ brunch A dry brunch with an international selection of dishes, prepared at the restaurant’s live cooking stations. Dhs225. Fri noon-4pm. Likely to end on August 18/19. Al Murooj Rotana Dubai (04 321 1111).
Talk Restaurant & Lounge’s brunch This dry brunch features sushi, tandoori and pizza, plus a selection of cheese. Dhs222 (soft drinks). Free for children under 13. Fri 12.30pm-4pm. Likely to end on August 18/19. Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach (04 449 8888).
The Market Café’s brunch A special offering, with soft drinks only and an all-you-can-eat selection from five restaurants. Dhs190 (soft drinks), Dhs95 (children aged six to 12), free for children under six. Fri 12.30pm-4pm. Likely to end on August 18/19. Grand Hyatt Dubai, Oud Metha (04 317 2618).
Blue Elephant’s Royal Thai Night Enjoy a buffet of Thai dishes, including satay, pad Thai, tom yam and more. Dhs189. Sat sunset-midnight. Ongoing. Al Bustan Rotana, Garhoud (04 282 0000).
Nelson’s breakfast Breakfast is available all day at this English venue. Dhs55. Sat noon-11pm. Ongoing. Media Rotana, TECOM (04 435 0201).
Panini’s Ramadan boxes Create your own personalised Ramadan box, choosing from dates, chocolates and local sweets. From Dhs55. Sat-Wed 8am-1am, Thu, Fri 8am-2am. Likely to end on August 18/19. Grand Hyatt Dubai, Oud Metha (04 317 2618).
Sukothai’s ‘thaipas’ menu A set menu of Thai favourites that includes starters, soups, main courses and desserts. Dhs 119 (soft drinks). Fri and Sat 12.30pm-2.45pm. Ongoing. Le Méridien Dubai, Garhoud (04 702 2455).
The Terrace’s special caviar The raw bar offers organically farmed imperial caviar. From Dhs650 per 30g. Fri-Sat sunset-1.30am. Ongoing. Park Hyatt Dubai, Deira (04 317 2222).
KIZA’s Swagger Sunday Enjoy an African-themed set menu. Dhs165 (three-courses), Dhs265 (three courses with grape pairing). Sun sunset-3am. Ongoing. The Lodge, Al Nasr Leisureland, Oud Metha (04 334 4159).
Radisson Blu’s summer lunches A range of bargain lunch deals for Dhs85, from Certo, Icon and Chef’s House restaurants. Dhs85 (per person, food and soft drinks). Certo daily 12.30pm-3.30pm. Chef’s House Sun-Thu noon-3.30pm. Icon daily noon-4pm. Until August 31. Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 366 9111).
Ruth’s Chris two-for-one deal Offers two for one on main courses until mid-August. From Dhs199. Sun-Thu 6pm-11.30pm, Fri and Sat sunset-midnight. The H Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 501 8666). Daily sunset-11.30pm. The Address Dubai Marina (04 454 9538).
Channels’ theme nights A week’s worth of themed dining with Mexican on Tuesday, Mediterranean on Wednesday, Asian on Thursday and Friday, English food on Sunday and sushi on Monday. Sun, Tues, Wed: Dhs145 (soft drinks), Dhs189 (house beverages), Dhs199 (premium beverages). 7pm-10.30pm. Mon: Dhs129. 6pm-7.30pm. Thu-Fri: Dhs155 (soft drinks), Dhs209 (house beverages), Dhs219 (premium beverages). 7pm-10.30pm. Ongoing. Media Rotana, TECOM (04 435 0201).
Thai Kitchen’s hot pot Try Juhm Jihm, a Thai hot pot from the chef’s home province of Esarn. Dhs150. Sat-Mon 7pm-midnight. Park Hyatt Dubai, Deira (04 317 2222).
Somerset’s pizza nights Indulge in pizzas from a selection that includes Margarita, fruit de mare, prosciutto and rocket and pollo picante. From Dhs70. Tuesday 7pm-3am. Ongoing. Mövenpick Hotel & Apartments, Bur Dubai (04 310 4330).
Sukhothai’s Thai salads The restaurant has introduced a salad bar, where you can create your own bespoke Thai-style spicy salad. Dhs59 (unlimited salad bar), Dhs89 (salad bar plus one rice or noodle dish). Daily 12.30pm-2.45pm. Ongoing. Le Méridien Dubai, Garhoud (04 702 2455).