Sho Cho’s Monday feast, seafood at Armani/Mediterraneo and more in Dubai
Time Out Dubai staff
At.mosphere’s winter menu Seasonal specials include Dover sole tournedos served with popcorn tortellini, and roasted rack of Rhug Estate lamb. Lunch: Dhs450 (two courses). Dhs600 (three courses). Dinner: Dhs900 (five courses). Dhs1,700 (seven courses). Daily 12.30pm-3pm, 6.30pm-10.30pm. Ongoing. Burj Khalifa, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3828).
Café Belge’s business lunch Get a two- or three-course selection from a daily changing menu of Belgian cooking. Dhs100 (two courses). Dhs120 (three courses). Sun-Thu noon-3pm. Ongoing. The Ritz-Carlton, DIFC (04 372 2323).
Clé’s business lunch Choose two or three courses. Dishes include Parmesan and zaatar-crusted frog’s legs, black angus rib-eye with creamed feta spinach and Amalfi lemon tart with saffron. Dhs95 (two courses). Dhs135 (three courses). Sun-Thu noon-2.45pm. Ongoing. Al Fattan Currency House, DIFC (04 352 5150).
Hattab Kitchen’s business lunch deal This new spot in JLT launches a midday deal, which offers diners a choice of panini and soup of the day, plus side salad and soft drink. Dhs40 per person. Daily noon-4pm. Ongoing. Dubai Gate 1, Cluster Q, JLT (04 431 0990).
Jazz@PizzaExpress’ lunch deal Three outlets in Dubai are offering an ‘express’ lunch deal, which includes a starter, main course and a soft drink or water. Dhs50 per person (soft drink). Sun-Thu noon-5pm. Ongoing. Bin Sougat, Al Rashidiya (04 285 2393). Other location: Ibn Battuta Mall (04 368 5134). Dhs60 per person (soft drink). Dhs80 per person (house beverage). Sun-Wed noon-4pm. Jazz@PizzaExpress, JLT (04 441 6342).
Jumeirah Zabeel Saray’s ‘Ottoman Opulence’ culinary tour This event starts in Plaj restaurant with a glass of bubbly and canapés followed by a cold starter at Indian restaurant Amala, Turkish mezze in Lalezar, main course at The Rib Room and a dessert buffet at Imperium. The experience finishes with tea or coffee and a digestif at Sultan’s Lounge terrace. Advanced booking advised. Dhs1,490 per couple. Daily 7pm-11pm. Ongoing. Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Palm Jumeirah (04 453 0444).
Madeleine Café and Boulangerie To mark World Health Day this month, this eatery will be serving a healthy set menu throughout April, with calorie counts listed next to each dish. Prices vary. Daily 10am-10pm. Until April 30. The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 438 4335).
Mint Leaf of London, Dubai's afternoon tea deal Try Danish blue cheese and mint chutney stuffed bread pakora, aloo tikki and chana chaat on crispy filo. Dhs99 per person (tea only). Dhs144 per person (glass of sparkling grape). Dhs399 per couple (plus bottle of sparkling grape). Sat-Thu 3pm-6pm. Ongoing. Emirates Financial Towers, DIFC (04 706 0900).
Picante’s grape and dinner deal All-you-can-eat from the à la carte menu at this Portuguese restaurant, plus unlimited house grape. Dhs225 per person. Daily noon-3pm, 7pm-midnight. Ongoing. Four Points by Sheraton Bur Dubai (04 397 7444).
Rosa Mexicano’s lunch special Get two courses for Dhs69. Dhs69 per person. Sun-Thu noon-4pm. Ongoing. The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 388 2505). Other location: Mirdif City Centre (04 285 8988).
Seafire’s Sinatra night This weekly food and beverage menu is inspired by Frank Sinatra and will be served to live music. Dhs400 (four courses). Dhs545 (six courses). Wed 8pm-11.30pm. Ongoing. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 426 2626).
Taste Kitchen’s ‘we love mums’ promotion Buy any breakfast item and receive a free coffee or tea. Prices vary. Sun-Thu 8am-noon, Fri-Sat 10am-noon. Ongoing. Mercato Mall (04 344 4161). Other locations: Cedre Villas, Dubai Silicon Oasis (04 388 6121). Bur Dubai Spinneys (04 352 4591).
Teatro Restaurant’s healthy menu A new à la carte menu selection features healthy dishes with a calorie count. Priced à la carte. Daily 6pm-11.30pm. Ongoing. Towers Rotana, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 312 2202).
Vinoteca’s pizza promotion Get any pizza of your choice, plus a bottle of Italian hops for Dhs69. There is also a daily happy hour at the venue, offering 50 percent off selected beverages with Italian bites from 6pm-8pm. Dhs79. Sat-Wed 12.30pm-3pm, 6pm-11pm; Thu-Fri 12.30pm-3pm, 6pm-midnight. Until May 22. Grand Hyatt Dubai, Oud Metha (04 317 1234).
Armani/Mediterraneo’s seafood night The event features iced seafood stations, with oysters, razor clams, tiger prawns, lobster tails, blue crab and more. There are also main course choices such as surf and turf, creamy cod, stuffed squid and seafood paella, plus a choice of five different daily catch dishes. Dhs350 per person. Thu 6.30pm-10pm. Ongoing. Armani Hotel Dubai, Burj Khalifa, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3444).
nosh restaurant's seafood night The deal includes sushi, sashimi, plus fresh seafood cooked to your liking. Dhs205 (soft drinks). Dhs315 (house beverages). Dhs535 (bubbly). Free for children aged six and under. Thu 6.30pm-10.20pm. Ongoing. Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Cluster A, JLT (04 438 0000).
Sass Café’s aperitivo Enjoy complimentary canapés with every beverage ordered. From Dhs65 per beverage. Sun-Thu 5pm-8pm. Ongoing. Al Fattan Currency House, DIFC (04 352 7722).
Cabana’s Nikkei nights Indulge in all-you-can-eat sushi and yakitori. Dhs210 (soft drinks). Dhs320 (house beverages). Fri 7.30pm-11pm. Ongoing. The Address Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3444).
Fraîche Café & Bistro’s breakfast special The breakfast deal is back, with a little difference. This deal offers unlimited breakfast dishes from the menu, but no juices or coffees. Dhs75 per person (food only). Fri-Sat 8am-4pm. Ongoing. Swiss Tower, Cluster Y, JLT (04 369 7821).
The Royal Budha’s dim sum deal Head to this weekly event, with all-you-can-eat dim sum served from the trolley. There is also a happy hour on selected beverages on Fridays from noon-6pm. Dhs78 per person (unlimited dim sum and speciality tea). Fri noon-midnight. Ongoing. Holiday Inn Dubai, Al Barsha, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 323 4333).
Elia’s Greek Easter To celebrate the Easter festivities this week, On Saturday, the Greek restaurant is hosting an evening buffet. On Sunday, there is a lunch and dinner buffet with lamb on the spit, plus Greek music and dancing. Dhs195 (soft drinks). Sat 9pm- midnight. Dhs275 (soft drinks). Sun 1pm-4pm, 9pm-midnight. Until April 12. Majestic Hotel Tower, Bur Dubai (04 359 8888).
Ossiano’s afternoon tea Try this ‘underwater’ afternoon tea with live entertainment. Dhs295 per person. Dhs450 per person (bubbly). Sat 2pm-5pm. Ongoing. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 426 2626).
Tirquaz Bistro & Garden Lounge’s barbecue night Enjoy an al fresco poolside barbecue every Saturday evening featuring mixed drinks, a dessert station and music. Dhs99 per person. 7.30pm-10.30pm. Ongoing. Majestic Hotel Tower, Bur Dubai (04 359 8888).
Wheeler’s of St. James’s Great British roast This weekend special offers a variety of roast meats. Desserts include English classics sticky toffee pudding or rhubarb and custard. Dhs225 per person. Dhs375 per person (beverage pairing). Fri and Sat noon-midnight. Ongoing. DIFC (04 386 0899).
Long Yin’s live king crab promotion Get your crab steamed with soya garlic sauce and coriander, ‘Bi Fong style’ sautéed with fried garlic and shallot, and more. Dhs700 per kilo. Daily 12.20pm-5pm, 6pm-11pm. Until April 15. Le Méridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre, Airport Road, Garhoud (04 702 2455).
Shang Thai’s ladies’ day deal On Sundays, ladies get 50 percent off the total lunch bill. Prices vary. Sun noon-3pm. Ongoing. Matloob Buildings, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 380 5408).
Casa de Tapas’ 2-for-1 Get two-for-one paella and Spanish beverages (excluding sparkling grape). From Dhs55 per person. Noon-midnight. Ongoing. Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club, Deira (04 416 1800).
Reform Social & Grill’s steak and grape Order a steak at this British-themed venue and get half a bottle of selected red or white grape free. Dhs140. Mon 6pm-11pm, Thu noon-3pm. Ongoing. The Lakes, Emirates Hills (04 454 2638).
Sho Cho’s Monday feast night The open buffet selection includes seafood. Dhs125 per person. Dhs165 (house beverages). Mon 7pm-midnight. Ongoing. Dubai Marine Beach Resort & Spa, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 346 1111).
Chez Sushi's ladies night Buy one ‘Let’s Roll’ and get one custom ‘Let’s Roll’ of your choice free. Valid only for female guests dining in. Prices vary. Daily noon-midnight. Until April 30. Al Wasl Road; Dubai Marina; Business Bay (800 78744).
Solo Bistronomia & Vinobar’s cheese and grape night Enjoy five varieties of Italian cheese, paired with five varieties of Italian grape at this weekly event in our Best Newcomer Italian venue Solo. Dhs120 per person. Tue 6pm-midnight. Ongoing. Raffles Dubai, Oud Metha (04 370 8999).