When it's the end of the week there are few things better than a good Thursday night brunch in Dubai. We've rounded up the best Thursday night brunches in Dubai for you to check out from pizza parties to Asian feasts. For all the latest brunch news, click here.
An evening brunch in Dubai for those who can’t get enough of the good ‘ol '90s. Set in Farriers Restaurant with views of the Meydan Racecourse, expect a menu heavily inspired by the “'90s sunset” of arcade gaming, free-flowing drinks and the resident DJ churning out the best of the decade.
Dhs149 (soft drinks), Dhs249 (house beverages), Dhs75 (kids ages six-12), free (kids under six). Thu 7pm-10pm. Farriers Restaurant, The Meydan Hotel, Nad Al Sheba, www.themeydanhotel.com/90sbrunch.
Tuck into classics such steak tartare, burrata and Josper-grilled octopus, along with three cuts of beef prepared three ways – smoked brisket, braised shortrib and grilled tenderloin. There will also be chilled beats from acoustic band Sound of Nomads performing live throughout the brunch.
Dhs199 (soft drinks), Dhs299 (house beverages). Thu 7pm-11pm. La Ville Hotel & Suites City Walk, www.livelaville.com/dining/graze (04 403 3111).
This popular Thursday night brunch at Jazz@PizzaExpress in JLT is a regular in our nightlife awards lists for its party brunch vibes. It promises unlimited pizza and selected beverages and you can be sure of a good time (and loads of doughballs). One of the best night brunches in Dubai, and you'll need to book in advance to secure a space.
Dhs199 (soft drinks), Dhs299 (bubbly). Thu 8pm-11pm. Jazz@PizzaExpress, Cluster A, JLT; www.pizzaexpress.ae.
An Asian-inspired party evening brunch in Downtown Dubai, this Friday night brunch stars unlimited sushi at this Japanese restaurant.
Dhs349 (soft drinks), Dhs449 (house beverages), Dhs549 (premium beverages). Thu 7pm-10pm. Souk Al Bahar, Downtown Dubai (04 441 9262).
This trendy Italian restaurant has a bargain Thursday and Friday night brunch in Dubai's JBR. Food is decided by the chef and includes free-flowing starters, pizzas, pasta and desserts.
Dhs199 (house beverages), Dhs299 (sparkling). Thu-Fri 6pm-9pm. JA Ocean View Hotel, JBR (04 814 5918).
Love a bit of pad Thai and a spicy green curry? Mr Miyagi’s has all that and more so kick start your weekend at this Media One spot.
Five courses and 3 hours unlimited drinks Dhs249 (house beverages). Thu 8pm-11pm, Fri 2pm-5pm, 7pm-10pm. Ongoing. Media One Hotel, Media City (04 420 7489).
Enjoy unlimited dim sum, sushi and desserts as well as a choice of main course at this cool new Asian eatery in JLT. There’s also a live DJ to keep the vibe upbeat.
Dhs349. Thu 7pm-10pm. Cluster A, JLT (04 421 1356).
This late starting brunch has dishes including antipasti, handmade pastas and more. If you have a sweet tooth, make a beeline to dessert room and stock up on panna cotta, gelato, cassata cake and other Italian classics. The evening brunch takes place every Thursday and Saturday from 6pm until midnight and it’s Dhs195 for food only. If you fancy a tipple there are buckets of hops available for Dhs85.
Dhs195 (food only), half price (six-12 years old), free (five and under). Thu & Sat 6pm-midnight. JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai, Business Bay (04 414 6485).
Fancy chilling out in a ski lodge? There's a night brunch from Sunday until Thursday at Publique. Expect a sharing brunch with fondue and more at this cool Alpine-themed bar in Souk Madinat Jumeirah.
Dhs295 (house beverages). Daily 6pm onwards (three-hour slot). Souk Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim (04 430 8550).
Zabeel House by Jumeirah, The Greens is kick-starting the Dubai weekend in style with a Thursday evening brunch at Social Company. Running from 7.30pm to 10.30pm, the new Social Brunch features sharing-style platters and free-flowing house beverages against a backdrop of live acoustic music from singer and guitarist, Khalil. Dishes include shrimp avocado cocktail, mushroom risotto, slow-roasted chicken and fudge brownies topped with vanilla ice cream.
Dhs259 (house beverages). Thu 7.30pm-10.30pm. Zabeel House by Jumeirah, The Greens (04 519 1111).
This Thursday night brunch in Dubai will start your weekend with a high note. You’ll get unlimited drinks, Japanese bites and a live DJ set from Sam Starks.
Dhs250 (ladies), Dhs350 (gents). Thu 7.45pm-10.45pm. FIVE Palm Jumeirah Dubai (04 455 9999).
Super-cool beach club WHITE Beach throws a lively evening brunch every Thursday between 7pm and 10pm. It’s Dhs250 for ladies and Dhs300 for gents and both packages include food, unlimited house drinks, access to the pool and live entertainment. The menu includes signature dishes from the Mediterranean-inspired menu including blow torch salmon, sliders, tuna tartare and everyone’s favourite: monkey bread. Expect chilled out party vibes and people taking snaps by the infinity pool.
Dhs250 (ladies – unlimited drinks), Dhs300 (gents – unlimited drinks). Thu 7pm-10pm. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (055 200 4321).