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Breakfast at Boulevard Kitchen
Dig into a family-friendly breakfast every day at Boulevard Kitchen. Dishes include freshly-baked pastries, live cooking egg stations, French toast and foul.
Dhs125. Daily 7am-11am. Ongoing. Manzil Downtown, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard (04 888 3444).
Breakfast at Address Boulevard
Start your day off the right way with a breakfast buffet. The Restaurant at Address Boulevard offers up cold cuts, cereal, pastries and more, plus your choice from the à la carte menu.
Dhs137 and Dhs93 for UBE members. Daily 6.30am-11am. Ongoing. Address Boulevard, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3444).
Breakfast at Plantation Restaurant & Terrace
Head to this JBR restaurant for a set menu of breakfast items featuring eggs, pancakes, fruit, baked goods and more, all day from 6am until 4pm, and all for just Dhs59.
From Dhs59 to Dhs69. Daily 6am-4pm. Ongoing. Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach, The Walk, JBR (04 448 4733).
Business lunch at Café Belge
Take a midday break and head to this Belgian spot where you’ll get two courses and a hot drink for Dhs95, or three courses for Dhs120.
Dhs95 (two courses), Dhs120 (three courses). Sun-Thu noon-3pm. Ongoing. The Ritz-Carlton, DIFC (04 372 2323).
Business lunch at Cirque
Try a two-course French-inspired lunch every weekday from noon to 3pm. Choose from dishes including stracciatella with sundried tomatoes, radish, olives and basil or escargots with a garlic herb butter and fish of the day with roasted fennel, peppers and bouillabaisse sauce.
Dhs95 (two courses). Sun-Thu noon-3pm. Ongoing. The Ritz-Carlton DIFC (04 372 2323).
Business lunch at Eat & Meat
Dig into a full lunch buffet at this Sheikh Zayed Road restaurant for just Dhs85 a person. You’ll get access to the salad bar, cheese table and live cooking stations, too, plus desserts.
Dhs85. Sun-Thu noon-3pm. Ongoing. The H Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 501 8623).
Business lunch at Feast
Choose from a range of live cooking stations including Asian, Continental, salad and desserts and enjoy dishes including sandwiches, tacos, soups and hot dogs for just Dhs55.
Dhs55. Sat-Thu noon-3pm. Ongoing. Sheraton Grand Hotel Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 503 4444).
Business lunch at Gaucho Dubai
You can get your teeth into three courses for just Dhs125 at Gaucho Dubai, choosing from the likes of salmon carpaccio and braised back ribs to start, followed by sirloin steak, Gaucho burger or lobster tacos.
Dhs125. Sun-Thu noon-3.30pm. Ongoing. Gaucho Dubai, DIFC (04 422 7898).
Business lunch at La Petite Maison
Looking for somewhere to wow your lunch date? Time Out Dubai’s Best French Restaurant, La Petite Maison, is now offering up a special deal. As part of the Déjeuner d’Affaires – meaning "special lunch" – you’ll get two starters, one main and ice-cream of the day for just Dhs180 a person. It runs from Sunday to Thursday from noon until 3pm and dishes include the restaurant's famous half roasted baby chicken marinated in lemon, homemade mafaldine pasta with mushrooms and aged parmesan, grilled sea beam or deep fried baby squids.
Dhs180. Sun-Thu noon-3pm. Ongoing. Gate Village 8, DIFC (04 439 0505).
Business lunch at The Scene
Try a two-course meal including beef carpaccio and fresh mussels. In a hurry? Check out the express version and get soup, a sandwich and chips for under Dhs50.
Dhs49 (express), Dhs75 (two-courses). Sun-Thu noon-3pm. Ongoing. Pier 7, Dubai Marina (04 422 2328).
Croissant and coffee at Jones the Grocers
Head to the new grab-and-go spot at Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club and you’ll get coffee and a croissant for Dhs25.
Dhs25. daily 7.30am-noon. Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club, Deira (04 295 6000).
Crown & Lion
If you’re looking for a cheap bite for lunch, get a main course and pint for just Dhs65 every weekday.
Dhs65. Sat-Thu 11am-5pm Byblos Hotel, Barsha Heights (04 448 8000).
Daily Market lunch at BOCA
Try this DIFC eatery’s special lunch, made with fresh ingredients sourced daily from The Waterfront fish and vegetable market.
Dhs90 (two courses), Dhs125 (three courses). Sun-Thu noon-3pm. Ongoing. Gate Village 6, DIFC (04 323 1833).
Lunch Express at Shang Palace
Get three-course meal from Dhs78 to Dhs98.
Dhs98 (seafood or beef option, Dhs88 (chicken option), Dhs78 (vegetarian option). Sun-Thu noon-3pm; Fri-Sat noon-4pm. Ongoing. Shangri-La Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 405 2703).
Healthy lunch at Zeste Café
Get a two-course healthy lunch from the “lunch on the go menu” at this café for just Dhs49. Dishes include macro super bowl, chicken with broccoli, avocado and chicken panini, kimchi benedict and poke super bowl.
Dhs49. Sun-Thu noon-3pm. Holiday Inn Dubai Festival City (04 701 1127).
Lunch bento at Tanuki
Dig into a bento box at this Japanese outlet at The Dubai Mall for just Dhs65 during the week.
From Dhs49 to Dhs59. Sun-Thu noon-4pm. The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 580 8228).
Lunch deal at Café Bateel
Choose from main courses from the new lunch menu, plus a dessert and hot drink for just Dhs69.
Dhs69. Daily noon-5pm. Various locations including Dubai Marina Walk, www.bateel.com.
Lunch menu at Gürkan Şef Steakhouse
This Turkish steakhouse has a weekday deal where you’ll get a choice of two different three course mals. The Fast Hot is an express lunch for Dhs99, while the Big Hot is a fuller menu for Dhs129.
From Dhs129. Sun-Thu noon-3pm. City Walk, Al Safa Street (04 379 9777).
Lunch deal at Nara Pan Asian
Fancy a lunch break? Head to this new Asian spot in JLT and you can get three courses for under Dhs100 every weekday. Dishes include chicken teriyaki, sushi and Japanese cheesecake from Dhs45.
From Dhs45 to Dhs90. Sun-Thu noon-3.30pm. Cluster A, JLT (04 421 1356).
Pausa Pranzo at Torno Subito
Fancy a lunch break? Try a beachside lunch at Torno Subito every weekday from noon until 3pm. You’ll get a two-course lunch for Dhs190 or three courses for Dhs220, including water and coffee.
Dhs190. Sun-Thu noon-3pm. Ongoing. W Dubai – The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 245 5555).
Rapido lunch at Salero
Take a lunch break at this Spanish spot and get one tapas, one portion of paella, plus a soft drink for just Dhs117. Or tackle three tapas dishes for the same price.
Dhs117. Sun-Thu noon-5pm. Ongoing. Kempinski Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha (04 409 5888).
Thali Lunch at Bombay Brasserie
Who doesn’t want a platter for lunch? Especially when it’s an Indian thali. The lunchtime menu at Bombay Brasserie lets you get stuck into a load of authentic dishes from North India, including kebabs and curries. Best of all, they are served individually, meaning you don’t have to share a thing.
Dhs125. Sat-Thu 12.30pm-2.45pm. Ongoing. Taj Dubai, Business Bay (04 438 3100).
Lunch deal at The Lion by Nick & Scott
Enjoy 50 percent discount on main course and salad.
Sun-Thu noon-2.30pm. Ongoing. The H Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 359 2366).
Unlimited dim sum at Little Bangkok
Fancy finding out how much dim sum you can eat? Wonder no more. Head to Little Bangkok on a Monday and Wednesday and you’ll get a three-hour package of unlimited dim sum, stir-fried rice, noodles and free-flowing tea.
Dhs96. Mon & Wed (three hour period). Call for times. Various outlets including Dubai Media City and Sheikh Zayed Road. www.littlebangkok.com.
Wings and hops at The Rose & Crown
Head to The Rose & Crown every Monday for two hours of unlimited wings and select pints for a bargainous Dhs150. Choose from a selection of differently flavoured wings, tossed in a hot and tangy secret sauce and served with a blue cheese dip. Plus you’ll also get unlimited pints of select hops to wash it all down with.
Dhs150 (for two hours). Mon 11am-2am. Ongoing. The Atrium, Al Habtoor City (04 437 0022).
Dhs49 dinner at Brambles
Brambles in Dubai’s Barsha Heights is offering up a special meal deal that will have you saving your dirhams. Brambles’ dinner special runs every day from 7pm until 10pm, and comes in at a pocket-friendly Dhs49. And for that you’ll get a main course, drink and cookie.
Daily 7pm-10pm. Metro Central Hotel, Barsha Heights (04 452 9529).
All-inclusive dinner at The Irish Village
Head to our Pub of The Year for an all-inclusive dinner three times a week. You’ll get unlimited starters, choice of main and unlimited desserts, plus grape, hops and short measures.
Dhs295. Sun, Mon & Tue, 8pm-11pm. Garhoud (04 282 4750).
Aperitivo at Torno Subito
Massimo Bottura’s Torno Subito restaurant has a nightly aperitivo offer, featuring two signature mixed drinks and five bites for Dhs125. The deal is available every day of the week from 6pm to 8pm.
Dhs125. Daily, 6pm-8pm. W Dubai – The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 245 5555).
Barbecue night at The 44
This cool sports bar in Al Habtoor City is serving up a barbecue deal, where you’ll get a selection of fresh grills, two sides and one house beverage for Dhs85. The deal runs every Monday and Wednesday from 6pm until midnight.
Dhs89. Mon & Wed 6pm-midnight. Hilton Dubai Al Habtoor City (054 581 1758).
Cheese and grape night at Grapeskin
Nibble on a cheese board stocked with three types of cheese, complemented with a glass of grape, every night.
Dhs85 (with three small glasses of grape), Dhs180 (with three medium glasses of grape), Dhs225 (with three large glasses of grape). Daily 4pm-midnight. La Ville Hotel & Suites, Al Safa Street, City Walk (054 309 5948).
Cheese and grape night at folly by Nick & Scott
Cheese fans should visit this popular spot on a Monday, as every week from 5pm you’ll get a selection of British cheeses and two hours of unlimited grape for just Dhs295 a couple.
Cheese night: Dhs295 (for two). Mon 5pm onwards (two-hour package). Souk Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim (04 430 8535).
Cheese and grape at Pierre’s Bistro & Bar
Head to this French restaurant and you’ll get a plate of cheese and a glass of grape for Dhs125.
Dhs100 (cheese), Dhs125 (cheese plate and a glass of grape). Mon 6.30pm-11.30pm. InterContinental Dubai Festival City (04 701 1127).
Curry night at Cargo
Monday night is curry night at Cargo, and the restaurant is paying homage to Thailand with its scoff-worthy deal. You’ll be able to delve deep into piping hot bowls of Thai curry for just Dhs55, with options including beef red curry, chicken green curry and vegetable yellow curry. You’ll also be able to get a bottle of hops for just Dhs30.
Dhs55. Mon 4pm-2am. Pier 7, Dubai Marina (04 361 8129).
Duck experience at Zheng He’s
Love duck? This Chinese restaurant has a deal for you. Led by a special 'duck master', the meat will be carved and served to visitors in three mouth-watering dishes. That includes duck pancakes and hoisin sauce, crispy duck salad and stir-fry duck in Sichuan sauce.
From Dhs688 to Dhs368 (two course). Daily, noon-3pm and 6pm-11pm. Jumeirah Mina A'Salam, Umm Suqeim (04 432 3232).
Fish and chips at The Fish House
Dig into a British classic of fish and chips every Monday at this seafood restaurant for just Dhs45. What a bargain.
Dhs45 (soft drinks). Mon 6pm-9pm. Ongoing. InterContinental Dubai Festival City (04 701 1127).
Five-course feast at BASTA!
Prepare your appetites, there are five courses of Italian food you need to demolish. This deal sees you get five dishes for just Dhs160, from the menu from US Michelin-starred chef David Myers.
Dhs160 (per person, minimum two people). Daily 6pm-11pm. Ongoing. Renaissance Downtown Hotel Dubai, Business Bay (04 512 5522).
Frevo churrascaria experience
Enjoy watching a selection of meats carved at your table, before polishing them all off at this Brazilian restaurant on the Palm.
Dhs295. Daily 6pm-11.30pm. Ongoing. Fairmont The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 457 3457).
Ladies’ night at ZOCO
Women, head to this Mexican restaurant on a Monday and you’ll get 25 percent of food, including guacamole, tacos and more. You’ll also get three free drinks.
Mon 8pm-2am. The Atrium, Al Habtoor City (04 437 0044).
Maki Mondays at Tanuki
Try a variety of sushi for just Dhs25 a plate every Monday at this spot at The Dubai Mall.
Dhs25. Mon 6pm-11pm. Ongoing. The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 580 8228).
McGettigan’s Madinat Jumeirah
Spice It Up Mondays at McGettigan’s Madinat Jumeirah means you’ll get a curry and a bottle of hops for Dhs79.
Dhs79. Mon 6pm-10pm. Ongoing. Souk Madinat Jumeirah (04 447 0219).
Mega Monday madness at Fibber Magee’s
Head to this old-school Irish bar on Sheikh Zayed Road for a craic-er of a deal each Monday. For Dhs220 get unlimited food and drinks with starters such as dynamite shrimp, cheese on toast, quesadillas, breaded mushrooms, chicken wings and nachos. Mains include Irish stew, bangers and mash, chicken Kiev and more, plus homely desserts such as apple crumble and banoffee pie.
Dhs220. Mon 8pm-11.20pm. Ongoing. Saeed Tower One, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 332 2400).
Monday feast at Sho Cho Dubai
Dig into an unlimited Japanese buffet at this longstanding restaurant in Jumeirah.
Dhs155 (soft drinks). Mon 7pm-11pm. Dubai Marine Beach Resort & Spa (04 346 1111).
Mussels night at Couqley French Bistro
Get unlimited mussels and fries with the choice of three different sauces – marinière (a creamy white grape sauce), Provençal (with fresh tomatoes and black olives) or Roquefort – and two glasses of grape for Dhs179. If fancy making a night out of it, you can get an additional bottle of grape for Dhs99 to enjoy with the moules-frites deal.
Dhs179. Mon noon-11.30pm. Cluster A, JLT (04 514 9339).
Mussel Monday at Belgian Café
Love mussels? Make a date at Belgian Café Festival City this Monday as there’s a special deal you’re not going to want to miss. Every week get a steaming pot of mussels for Dhs99.
From Dhs99 to Dhs120. Mon 6pm-11.30pm. Crowne Plaza Dubai – Festival City, Dubai Festival City (04 701 1127).
Mussels night at Ibn AlBahr
Every Monday from 7pm onwards diners can enjoy half a kilo of fresh mussels at this Lebanese seafood joint. There are three different flavours to choose from – pepper cream, Provençal (with fresh tomatoes and black olives) and if you like your spice, there’s also a curry option. You can also get the mussels with a portion of French fries, and if you fancy a tipple there’s another deal for Dhs95 which includes two bottles of hops.
From Dhs95. Mon 7pm-midnight. Club Vista Mare, Palm Jumeriah (04 553 9575).
Wasabae at Asia de Cuba
Every Monday enjoy unlimited sushi rolls, sashimi and ceviche and three hours of house beverages for just Dhs175 at this Chino-Latino spot.
Dhs175. Mon 7pm-10pm. Ongoing. The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud Street (04 511 7333).
Palm residents offer at RIVA
If you call Palm Jumeirah home then it’s worth heading to this beach club on a Monday for a whopping 50 percent off all dishes at RIVA Ristorante. The deal also runs on Thursdays and Saturdays so Palm residents are spoilt for choice here.
Mon 9am-11pm, Thu & Sat 6pm-11pm. Ongoing. Shoreline 8, Palm Jumeirah (04 430 9466).
Pre-theatre menu at The Loft at Dubai Opera
Head to this swanky restaurant before your show and you’ll get a special two- or three-course set menu. Dishes include burrata with heirloom tomatoes, cucumber and basil, yellowfin tuna tartare, braised Angus ribs, seared sole and crème brulee
Dhs225 (two courses), Dhs250 (three courses). Daily 5pm-2am. Dubai Opera, Downtown Dubai (04 362 7312).
Social Club at Marina Social
Dig into a selection of signature dishes at Jason Atherton’s Dubai Marina restaurant.
Dhs270 (soft drinks), Dhs390 (house beverages), Dsh435 (bubbly). Mon 6pm-9pm. Ongoing. InterContinental Dubai Marina (04 446 6664).
Steak night at Un Dimanche à Paris
Head to this French restaurant on Bluewaters Dubai and you’ll get a fillet steak, plus sauce, side dish, a side salad and a glass of grape for just Dhs159. Dining as a couple? You’ll get the same deal for Dhs299 between you.
From Dhs159. Mon 7pm-11pm. Bluewaters Dubai (04 564 0044).
Tasting menu at Besh
Enjoy a selection of signature dishes, served family-style from Dhs155 a head.
Dhs155 (sparkling water), Dhs170 (soft drinks), Dhs270 (house beverages), Dhs85 (kids aged six-12). Daily 12.30pm-3.30pm, 6.30pm-10.30pm. Ongoing. Sheraton Mall of the Emirates (04 377 2353).
Two for one Mondays at PizzaExpress Live
Get two-for-one pizzas, salads, pastas and desserts at the Business Bay branch of this popular pizza chain every Monday night.
Prices vary. From 6pm. DoubleTree by Hilton Dubai – Business Bay (04 566 5722).
Unlimited pizza at Matto
Every Monday from 7pm, MATTO Dubai will be continuously dishing out pizza until midnight, so foodies can get their doughy fill.
Dhs100 (one beverage), Dhs180 (grape and house beverage), Dhs280 (bubbly). Mon, 7pm-midnight. Ongoing. The Oberoi Dubai, Business Bay (04 444 1335).