The next seven days of eating out at restaurants sorted by our Dubai experts
Atisuto’s new ramen The Japanese restaurant introduces a new menu special of ramen, served with char siu beef (made with wagyu brisket), egg noodles, jigoku soup, spring onion, beansprouts and a soft-boiled egg. Dhs36 (small). Dhs52 (large). Sun-Thu 10am-11pm; Fri-Sat 10am-midnight. Ongoing. Galleria Mall, Al Wasl Road (04 343 6303).
Chimes’ crab festival
Specials available this month include Singaporean chilli crab, Singaporean pepper crab, Malaysian butter crab and Sri Lankan crab curry. Choose from one of six dishes served with steamed rice or bread. Dhs125 per person. Daily 11.30am-11.30pm. Until October 31. Seven Sands Hotel Apartments, Al Barsha (04 323 4211).
Fish Market’s crazy lobster deal
The restaurant celebrates its 40th anniversary and to mark the occasion it’s offering a lobster meal for just Dhs99. Dhs99 per person. Daily noon-3.30pm, 7.30pm-11.30pm. Until October 31. Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek, Baniyas Road, Deira (04 205 7033).
Pronto Café’s Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign Pink treats from cupcakes to lemonade are available this month, and proceeds are donated to Pink Caravan. From Dhs10 per item. Sun-Thu 7am-7pm. Until October 31. Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 311 8316).
Salero Tapas & Bodega’s Flamenco night Every Wednesday night, guests can enjoy a Flamenco show with dancers and a live band, plus music from the resident DJ. Free entry. Food priced on consumption. Wed 8.30pm-10.30pm. Ongoing. Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha (04 409 5888).
Seven Sands’ legemat festival The restaurant celebrates these traditional Emirati-style doughnuts. Diners can enjoy a variety of flavours of the nation’s famous dish. Dhs30 (for two flavours). Daily 8am-1am. Until October 30. The Beach, JBR (04 551 6652).
Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort’s Oktoberfest The Bavarian-themed party features German food, hops and music. Diners will win prizes including flights and dining vouchers. Guests wearing traditional Bavarian lederhosen or dirndl could win a Seawings flight for two. Dhs195 (entry and buffet, food only). Beverages priced on consumption. Wed-Sat 7pm-midnight. Fri-Sat 12.30pm-3.30pm. Until October 31. Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort, The Walk, JBR (04 399 5533).
Mint Leaf of London’s Diwali dinner Celebrate the Hindu Festival of Lights with a Diwali-inspired set menu. Dhs225 per person. Daily 7pm-1am. Until November 11. Emirates Financial Towers, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 706 0900).
D&A’s weekend breakfast A menu of British breakfast favourites is served until noon at weekends, plus a full English breakfast option until 4pm. Dhs95 (full English). Fri-Sat 9am-4pm. Ongoing. Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Jumeirah Beach Road, Umm Suqeim (04 406 8720).
Double Decker’s Halloween weekend
Head to the ghost town-inspired Friday brunch and Halloween-themed Saturday barbecue. The events also feature live music. Fri: Dhs220 (selected beverages). Noon-4pm; Sat: Dhs179. 1pm-5pm. Until October 31. Al Murooj Rotana, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 321 1111).
Nezesaussi Grill’s “Fry-day” deal Feast on a Friday fry-up special consisting of an English breakfast with all the trimmings. Dhs45 (fry-up with coffee, tea and soft drinks). Dhs65 (fry-up with one house beverage). Dhs90 (fry-up with selected beverages). Fri 10am-4pm. Ongoing. Manzil Downtown Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard (04 428 5888).
nosh’s Halloween brunch This themed event features mezze, salads, grills, seafood, pizza, a tandoor, sushi and sashimi and the “chocolate fountain graveyard”. There’s also a kids’ buffet and face painting. Dhs205 (soft drinks). Dhs315 (selected beverages). Dhs535 (bubbly). Half price for kids aged six to 12. Free for kids under six. Fri 12.30pm-3.30pm. Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Cluster A, JLT (04 438 0000).
Warehouse’s Halloween brunch Fancy dress is encouraged at this themed brunch. Dhs239 per person. Fri 1pm-4pm. Le Méridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre, Airport Road, Garhoud (04 702 2560).
China Grill’s Zen Yuan night Get unlimited complimentary canapé plates of dim sum and sushi, as well as 50 percent off beverages. Bargain. Free. Sat-Mon 6.30pm-8.30pm. Ongoing. The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Al Sufouh Road (04 511 7333).
Flow Kitchen’s Halloween night
It’s all Halloween desserts and Halloween drinks. Dhs215 (soft drinks). Half price for kids aged six to 12. Free for kids under six. Sat 6.30pm-10.30pm. Fairmont The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 457 3457).
Sunday November 1
Free snacks Frankie’s Italian Bar & Grill’s aperitivo deal The restaurant has introduced a Milanese institution: aperitivo. Order a beverage (all priced at Dhs65) and you’ll also get complimentary snacks known as stuzzichini (“toothpicks”). Dhs65 per beverage. Sun 6pm-9pm. Ongoing. JA Oasis Beach Tower, The Walk, JBR (04 399 4311).
Bombay Brasserie’s early-bird deal Dine early for a reduced rate. The menu includes chaat, chicken tikka masala, gulab jamun and assorted flavours of ice-cream. Dhs150 per person (three courses) Daily 6pm-8pm. Ongoing. Taj Dubai, Business Bay (04 438 3100).
15% OFF Amwaj Rotana’s online discount Save 15 percent on the total bill at Horizon, Benihana and Rosso when you book via the Amwaj Rotana website. Prices and times vary. Ongoing. www.rotana.com/amwajrotana (04 428 2000).