12 best things to do over the next seven days

Ramen v roast, lobster day, coffee discounts, lounging ladies and more

Ramen v Roast

Ramen or roast, which do you prefer? The two popular limited-edition dishes are back at Tom&Serg this month. Be sure to taste them both and have an opinion on the matter.
Dhs100. Daily from 7pm. Until the end of Ramadan. Al Joud Centre, Al Quoz (056 474 6812).


Spend your Eid break at the Address Hotels + Resorts (including Address Montgomerie, pictured) and enjoy a discounted rate. If you book to stay between Sunday June 25 and Wednesday 28, you’ll get ten percent off the best available rate and a free buffet breakfast.
Prices vary. Until June 28. Address Hotels + Resorts including Address Montgomerie, Emirates Hills (04 390 5600).


See this

Samia Halaby’s works in Illuminated Space are an artist’s impression of “the space of light”. The colourful, abstract series evolved over two years, and Halaby painted the light in her environment, rather than objects.
Free. Until June 17. Ayyam Gallery, Alserkal Avenue, Al Quoz (04 3236242).

Eat this

In celebration of National Lobster Day in the US, PizzaExpress is offering two-for-one on lobster dishes. Choose from the new lobster pizza, or this lobster tagliatelle.
From Dhs98. Jun 15 only. Jazz@PizzaExpress, JLT and Dubai World Trade Center, www.pizzaexpress.me.


Summer sessions

If you can brave the heat, take advantage of cut-price, daytime golf lessons at Arabian Ranches Golf Club this summer.
From Dhs1,980 (five hours). Arabian Ranches Golf Club (04 3664700).

Enjoy iftar at Dukes Dubai

Five different iftar menus will be served buffet style, rotating every five days. Expect a variety of traditional dishes alongside a selection of international favourites.
Dhs175 per person, Dhs145 per person in groups of ten or more. Daily sunset-9pm. Palm Jumeirah (04 455 1111).


Taste this

New York favourite Clinton St. Baking Company hosts a three-course set menu iftar, with dishes including crab cakes, fish tacos and fried chicken and waffles.
Dhs145. Daily 7pm-1am. Until the end of Ramadan. Various locations including Downtown Dubai, www.clintonstreetbaking.ae.

Try this

Get 50 percent off all coffees, soft drinks and mocktails this summer (and slightly beyond) at all of Shangri-La Dubai’s outlets. Drinks include this popcorn coffee.
Prices vary. Until Sep 15. Shangri-La Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 405 2703).


Ladies, lounge poolside

Le Méridien Mina Seyahi is offering pool and beach access exclusively to ladies every Sunday, plus 25 percent off at Pool Bar, Horizon and Gourmet by Kcal, 40 percent off Heavenly Spa and 50 percent off stand-up paddleboard rental.
Dhs100. Until September 30. Le Méridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud Street (04 399 3333).


Make time for a mani-pedi
Ladies, take advantage of a variety of deals this month at We Nails. The salon has discounts on a number of treatments, including a mani-pedi and a blow-dry for just Dhs210.
Dhs210 (mani-pedi and blow-dry). Until the end of Ramadan. We Nails, Dubai Marina (04 452 8226).

Book in for suhoor at A La Turca

A La Turca Restaurant on the Palm Jumeirah is offering a buffet suhoor of traditional Anatolian dishes including mezze, grills and sweets, as well as Ramadan juices and Turkish tea and coffee.
Dhs149 per person. Daily 11.30pm-3am. Rixos The Palm Dubai, Palm Jumeirah (04 457 5555).


Volunteer with Filling The Blues

Get involved with a good cause and hand out iftar meals that have been donated by restaurants in the city to construction workers at a site in Al Barsha. The initiative is run by Moti Roti and you can sign up for slots via the restaurant’s website.
Sat-Thu from 4.45pm. www.motiroti.me/fillingtheblues.

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