Channels Regular evening theme nights across the week at Channels offer Mexican on Tuesday, Mediterranean on Wednesday, Asian on Thursday and Friday, Pacific Islands on Saturday, English on Sunday and sushi on Monday. Sat-Wed Dhs245 (house beverages). Thu-Fri Dhs280 (house beverages). 7pm-10.30pm. Media Rotana, Barsha Heights (04 435 0000).
Flavours on Two All-you-can-eat-and-drink deals throughout the week, though its most popular evenings are Thursday and Friday. Sat-Tue: Dhs190 (house beverages), Wed: Dhs210 (house beverages), Thu-Fri: Dhs205 (house beverages). 7pm-11.30pm (last drinks order 10.30pm). Towers Rotana, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 343 8000).
Firebird Diner A US-style belt buster of a Thursday night feast at this Blues Brunch with a live band and plenty of food. See our review on page 16. Dhs275 (soft drinks), Dhs450 (house beverages). Thu 7pm-1am. Four Seasons Hotel, DIFC, Dubai (04 506 0100).
Gourmet Tuesdays offer an unlimited choice from a “top ten selection” of dishes off the à la carte menu, plus 12 varieties of grape. Dhs245 (food only), Dhs415 (grape). Tue7pm-10.30pm. Emirates Golf Club, Emirates Hills (04 417 9999).
Latest Recipe Live cooking stations with everything from barbecued meats to cold cuts and freshly grilled seafood. Dhs250 (soft drinks), Dhs375 (house beverages and sparkling), Dhs125 (children aged six-12), free (children under six). Fri 7pm-10.30pm. Le Méridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud Street. (04 399 3333).
Latitude Experience flavours from East to West. The buffet is complemented by a live band. Dhs395 (soft drinks), Dhs525 (selected house beverages), Dhs650 (bubbly), Dhs155 (children aged four-12), free (children under four). Thu 6.30pm-11pm. Jumeirah Beach Hotel (04 406 8999).
Legends Roasts, pastas and sides are buffet style and meat tasting platters are à la carte. Dhs285 (soft drinks), Dhs395 (house beverages), Dhs450 (sparkling). Fri 7pm-10.30pm. Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club, Deira (04 295 6000).
Le Méridien Village Terrace The evening brunch on the terrace has a Latin theme with live music. The buffet features Brazilian meats, fajitas and seafood, plus Cuban drinks. Dhs229 (soft drinks), Dhs269 (premium beverages), Dhs159 (children aged six-12). Daily 8pm-11pm. Le Méridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre, Airport Road, Garhoud (04 702 2455).
Mercury Lounge The rooftop venue with stunning views offers modern Mediterranean sharing plates. Dhs295 (food only). Thu 8pm-11pm. Four Seasons Dubai Resort at Jumeirah Beach, Jumeirah 1 (04 270 7804).
Mistral The hotel’s evening brunch serves surf and turf food and has live music. Dhs225 (soft drinks), Dhs325 (house beverages). 7.30pm-midnight. Mövenpick Hotel Ibn Battuta Gate, The Gardens (04 444 5613). Namu The weekly “Seoul Food Sundays” evening brunch includes sharing platters of hot and cold Korean dishes. See our review on page 29. Dhs245 (soft drinks), Dhs295 (house beverages). Sun 7pm-11pm. W Dubai, Al Habtoor City (04 436 6666).
Pure Sky Lounge & Dining Sharing plates are served directly to your table, dishes include meats from the grill. Dhs225 (soft drinks), Dhs375 (selected house beverages).Fri 5.30pm-9pm. Hilton Dubai Jumeirah Residences. The Walk, JBR (04 399 1111).
Sun& A six-course tasting menu of Mediterranean cuisine with live music from the DJ. Dhs202 (three house beverages), Dhs333 (unlimited beverages). Thu 7pm-10pm, Fri 5pm-8pm. Palm Views, Marina West, Palm Jumeirah (04 375 9333).
The Black Lion Street F-east at The Black Lion includes unlimited street eats, house beverages and 80s and 90s classic music. See our review on page 40. Dhs285 (house beverages for three hours). Thu 8pm-3am. The H Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 359 2366).
The Californian Restaurant Themed evening brunches that change throughout the week including Mexican. Sun-Wed & Fri 7pm-10.30pm: Dhs150 (soft drinks), Dhs185 (house beverages). Thu 7pm-11.30pm: Dhs210 (soft drinks), Dhs250 (house beverages), Dhs325 (selected beverages). Dusit Thani Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 317 4515).
The MED Offers carving stations, fresh oven-baked pizzas and seafood, mixed drinks, and an after-party at The Dek on 8. Dhs395 (house beverages). 8pm-11.30pm. Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 427 1000). Zero Gravity Get the weekend started with “The Social Club” with street food and drinks. Dhs295 (house beverages). Thu 8pm-11pm. Sky Dive Dubai, King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud Street (04 399 0009).