8 family-friendly meal deals to check out this weekend in Dubai

Eat, Sip, Save 2019: meals to enjoy with your family for less

8 family-friendly meal deals to check out this weekend in Dubai

Dining out with the family can be hard on your wallet, but we have some excellent value meals to check out with the gang this month – all as part of Time Out Dubai’s Eat, Sip, Save campaign.

The below restaurants have special deals running November 31 exclusively for Time Out Readers, so read on to find out more, and remember to quote Time Out Dubai when booking.

So whether you’re after burgers or brunch, there’s an Eat, Sip, Save deal with your name on.

For a full list of exclusive Eat, Sip, Save dining deals in Dubai this month, click here.


This longstanding restaurant overlooking Dubai Creek is ideal in winter, thanks to its super outside terrace. Set above the waters, there’s a chilled ambience and top views of Downtown Dubai’s skyline (hi, Burj Khalifa). As part of Eat, Sip, Save, Dubai’s Boardwalk is offering up a 1kg pot of steaming hot mussels and four bottles of hops for just Dhs149. More of a pizza fan? Enjoy a classic margherita (Dhs55) and you’ll get a Mexican mixed drink thrown in for free. Love seafood? Buy any 500g from seafood market and get 50 percent off selected grape too.
Open daily noon-midnight. Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club, Deira (04 295 6000).

Hurricane Grill
If you’re heading to The Dubai Mall and fancy filling up, you’ll do a lot worse than visiting this fantastic Australian steakhouse and grill. From ribs, to steaks, lamb, seafood and even vegetarian options, there’s plenty to choose from. During Eat, Sip, Save, you can get a 700g prime rib-eye steak and a mocktail for a real feast, and for doing so you’ll get a free dessert. Savings on dinner means more money to spend in the shops, after all.
Open Sun-Thu 11am-1am, Fri-Sat 10am-1am. The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 283 1339).

New Shanghai

With fun, vibrant décor and a cool, family-friendly vibe, this Dubai Mall dim sum eatery is the perfect spot for a retail therapy break. There are two top offers to enjoy that make this mall pit-stop even more appealing. A special menu is will whet your appetite where for Dhs69 you can tuck into top-notch Asian dishes. Alternatively, go à la carte and choose a chicken, crab and chicken, truffle chicken or seafood xia long bao for Dhs19.
Open Sun-Thu 12pm-1am, Fri & Sat 12pm-midnight. The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 224 6819).

This popular, family-friendly French restaurant and bakery has a brand-new set menu for just Dhs89. Hungry diners can now tuck into a feta puff with olive and tomato salsa to start, followed up by a choice of either the ginger chicken cashew bowl or the meaty beef stroganoff for the main event. A top bargain whatever time of day you want to dig into your meal.
Various locations across Dubai including The Dubai Mall and Mercato Mall, www.paularabia.com.


Love burgers? We’re with you on that. And if you buy two meals at Pickl. you’ll also get two free ice cream burgers to round it all off with. Now you just need to choose your main course (our advice – the spicy chicken is top).
Prices vary. Valid Sun-Thu 11am-4pm. One JLT, JLT (04 584 6859).

If you’re looking for a mid-shopping bite to eat then we’ve got three top deals for you from this popular restaurant chain from Miami. Every day between 4pm and 6pm it’s buy one, get one free on all dishes from the same section, while Mondays mean maki madness: between 6pm and 11pm all plates of maki are just Dhs25. Fancy becoming a top sushi chef yourself? Get creative every Sunday at Tanuki and learn how to make the perfect sushi rolls with the restaurant’s head chef between 7pm and 8pm. The sushi masterclass is for those aged 13 and over and costs Dhs99 which includes a complimentary place of sushi.
Open daily 11am-11pm. The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 580 8228).

The Butcher Shop and Grill
There are three top offers to pick from at either of the branches of this top South African steakhouse where there is an impressive selection of meat to choose from including barbecue cuts, prime rib and beef steak. Whether you opt for the whole South African tenderloin (a saving of around Dhs220) weighing in at a whopping 800g to 1kg, the South African four steaks board (a saving of Dhs210), which gives you a meaty taster of various cuts including tenderloin, rib eye, rump and sirloin or, got for the South African bone-in-steaks option (a saving of around Dhs170), you get two refreshing Cuban mixed drinks, the perfect accompaniment to red meat. Plus all succulent steaks comes with sides.
Sun-Thu 11am-midnight, Fri & Sat 11am-1am. JBR The Walk, Mall of The Emirates & Mirdif City Centre, butchershoparabia.com.

The Market
One of the best family brunches around, The Market’s Friday brunch at Hilton Dubai Al Habtoor City has got a terrific deal on throughout November. Book in for a Friday afternoon feast, and you’ll get an almost 50 percent discount on soft, house and kids’ packages. House drinks cost Dhs225 per person instead of Dhs425, soft drinks at Dhs150 instead of Dhs300, and Dhs100 for kids aged six to 12 – it’s free for kids aged five and under. Meanwhile, theme nights throughout the week (except the seafood night) will set you back just Dhs99.
From Dhs150 (soft), Dhs225 (house), Dhs100 (kids aged six-12), free (kids five and under). Fri 1pm-4.30pm. Hilton Dubai Al Habtoor City, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 435 5577).

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