If you’ve been in Dubai for long enough, you would have heard of its infamous ladies’ nights. It’s usually associated with a Tuesday but now ladies can head out every night of the week and get free drinks and food. Here are some of the best Sunday ladies' nights deals so you can kick start your week in style.
The deal: Three free drinks and a discounted food menu
This restaurant from US Michelin-starred chef David Myers is decked out like a French farmhouse, with whitewashed woods and ornate rugs. The food is fantastic and every Sunday ladies can enjoy three free drinks and sample dishes such as crab toast, foie gras, salmon roe, sea urchin and wagyu tartare for Dhs24 to Dhs28 apiece.
Sun 8pm-midnight. Renaissance Downtown Hotel, Dubai, Business Bay (04 512 5533).
The deal: Unlimited free mixed drinks
Every Sunday ladies get unlimited mixed drinks at Bubbles Bar from 7pm until 11pm along with a DJ. With low lounge chairs scattered around the large room and plush leather sofas around the edges, there’s plenty of space to sit, especially as it tends to be a bit on the quiet side.
Sun 7pm-11pm. Novotel Dubai Al Barsha, Al Barsha (04 304 9000).
Nippon Bottle Company
The deal: Three free drinks
This speakeasy-style bar has a Sunday ladies’ night with three free drinks from 8pm until midnight.
Sun 8pm-midnight. Dusit Thani Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 317 4458).
The City Grill
The deal: Three free drinks and meat platter for Dhs140
Start the weekend off right with ladies’ night at this South African steakhouse. Every Sunday from 8pm to midnight ladies get three free house drinks and if you’re a meat-loving lady you can also feast on a meaty platter for Dhs140. The platter includes beef ribs, boerewors, chicken, lamb chops and the South African dish pap which is polenta-style dish made from coarsely ground maize. Bring your lad mates along and they can also indulge in the mega-meat platter while enjoying drinks at a 40 percent discount.
Sun 8pm-midnight. The Atrium, Al Habtoor City (04 437 0088).
The Unlucky Cat
The deal: Two free house beverages daily
Ladies’ night is every night at The Unlucky Cat, with two drinks on the house for women at this Asian speakeasy-style bar. The drinks here are all creative and Asian-inspired, with strong flavours and unique tastes, so it’s well worth a visit.
Daily 6pm-8pm. Taj Dubai, Business Bay (050 498 8505).