Our picks of the week
1 An Italian lunch special at Armani/Deli
See Wed 16.
2 Table side seafood cooking at Levantine
See Wed 16.
3 A lunch time special at Medley
See Wed 16.
4 Last chance to storm the Bastille at St Tropez Bistro
See Wed 16.
5 Win a free meal (potentially) at West 14th
See Thu 17.
Armani/Deli's pronto lunch
A deal of signatures from the Italian menu.
Dhs130 (two courses). Dhs160 (three courses). Daily noon-3pm. Ongoing. Armani Hotel Dubai, Burj Khalifa, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3444).
Casa de Tapas's business lunch
Choose two tapas dishes, one main course and a beverage.
Dhs59 per person. Sun-Thu noon-3pm. Ongoing. Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club, Dubai Creek (04 416 1800).
Häagen-Dazs' Ramadan treats
The café has created two new desserts for Ramadan. The chocolate fondue comes with Arabic sweets, brownies, fresh and dried fruits, and 16 mini scoops of ice cream. The 'Arabic Journey' features four small glasses, each with a different flavours of ice-cream, Arabic sweets, dried fruits, and fresh katayef.
Dhs72 ('Arabic journey'). Dhs125 ('Ramadan fondue'). Daily 7pm-3am. Until August 2. Locations citywide.
Buy-one-get-one-free on main courses off the normal menu.
Prices vary. Daily noon-3pm. Until the end of Ramadan. Cluster A, JLT (04 441 6342).
Karma Kafé's summer tasting menu
A new seasonal menu, with a seven-course selection of 13 different dishes, at a promotional price of Dhs395 per person (instead of Dhs495). Dhs395 per person (food only). Dhs495 per person (bottle of grape per couple). Dhs595 per person (bottle of sparkling grape per couple).
Daily sunset-1am. Until July 31. Souk Al Bahar, Downtown Dubai (04 423 0909).
Jumeirah's Summer Mastercard dining deal
This summer, Mastercard holders get 20 percent discount in Jumeirah restaurants, when paying with their card. Valid for tables of two to six diners.
Prices and times vary. Until October 15. www.jumeirah.com/mastercard.
Levantine's live seafood night
This popular Arabic restaurant has introduced a new nightly deal. Pick out your seafood from the selection and it will then be grilled 'live' at your table, and teamed with an assortment of traditional Lebanese mezze. Dhs650 per person. Daily 7pm-2am. Ongoing. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 426 2626).
Manhattan Grill's 2-for-1 dinner
The steakhouse is offering a three-course dinner deal, which includes a bottle of grape, water and tea or coffee to end the meal.
Dhs550 per couple. Daily 7.30pm-11.30pm. Ongoing. Grand Hyatt Dubai, Oud Metha (04 317 2222).
Medley's lunch deal
Head here for a lunch from the buffet.
Dhs120 (soft drinks and coffee). Dhs60 (children aged six to 12). Free for children under six years old. Daily 12.30pm-3.30pm. Ongoing. Pullman Dubai Deira City Centre Hotel, Deira (04 603 8201).
Mint Leaf of London, Dubai's business lunch deal
The new modern-Indian restaurant hosts a lunch deal, with a weekly changing menu. Examples includes dishes such as lamb seekh kebab, lamb rogan josh and mixed vegetable tarkahi, all served with a vegetarian side dish, steamed basmati rice and plain naan bread.
Dhs70 (two courses). Dhs90 (three courses). Sun-Thu noon-3pm. Ongoing. Emirates Financial Towers, DIFC (04 706 0900).
nosh Restaurant's business lunch
Includes a salad bar and soup station for starters, plus main courses and a dessert designed for two to share.
From Dhs45 per person (soup and salad bar). Dhs59 per person (soup, salad main course buffet). Dhs69 per person (soup, salad and main course buffet and dessert). Sun-Thu 12.30pm-3.30pm. Until end of Ramadan. Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Cluster A, JLT (04 438 0000).
Plantation Lounge’s cheese and grape night
More than 20 varieties of artisanal French cheese, plus white and red grape to try.
Dhs180 (silver package). Dhs250 (premium package with premium grape varieties). 7pm-11pm. Ongoing. Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach, Dubai Marina (04 448 4733).
Reform Social & Grill's steak or lobster lunch
Choose from the following options for this weekday lunch deal: lobster, pea and mint salad; steak and blue cheese salad; lobster roll or steak sandwich.
Dhs66 per person. Sun-Thu noon-3pm. Ongoing. The Lakes, Emirates Hills (04 454 2638).
Ronda Locatelli's after-dinner deal
The Italian restaurant is currently offering guests a traditional Italian combination to the end the meal with: coffee, plus a grape-based Italian after-dinner beverage.
Dhs50. Daily 8pm-11.30pm. Ongoing. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 426 2626).
St Tropez Bistro's menu de fête
The restaurant celebrates France's national holiday, Bastille Day, with a three-course set menu selection. The promotional deal ends this week.
Dhs245 per person. Mon-Sat 10am-1am. Until July 19. The Mall of Emirates, Al Barsha (04 341 3415).
Tom & Serg's 'rule the roast'
While the café will be open only for takeaway during the day time, the evenings will be roast dinner time over the summer. Options such 150-day Angus rib eye beef, corn-fed organic chicken or Western Australian lamb leg all come with a selection of trimmings.
From Dhs80. Dhs290 (for four). Daily 7pm-11.30pm. Until the end of Ramadan. Al Joud Center, near Ace Hardware, Al Quoz (04 338 8934).
caféM's CW night
An evening of unlimited cheese and grape, from cheese fondue to cheese desserts, currently taking place on Thursday nights.
Dhs165 per person. 8pm-11.30pm. Ongoing. Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 427 1000).
West 14th's 2Up lunch
A business lunch deal with a playful twist. End the meal with a game of '2 Up': flip the coins, and if they land on the same side, you can claim your lunch for free!
Dhs120 (two courses, with coffee or tea). Sun-Thu 12.30pm-3pm. Ongoing. Mövenpick Oceana Resort & Spa Dubai, Palm Jumeirah (04 447 7601).
Reform Social & Grill's 'The Great British Curry'
Inspired by the UK's love of a curry, diners on Friday nights at this British gastro pub can try a selection of Indian dishes.
SCAFÉ's business lunch
The cooking school's students test their skills preparing a menu that changes every three months. The three-course business lunch menu features daily changing specials.
Dhs65 (three courses). Sun-Thu 10am-4pm. Ongoing. SCAFA Cooking School, Cluster I, JLT (04 379 4044).
Sobahn's Friday dinner deal
A buffet of Korean, Japanese and more Asian cuisines, offered every week.
Dhs99 (food only). 6pm-10.30pm. Ongoing. Matloob Building, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 380 7888).
SoHo Bar & Grill's 'Americana' menu
In honour of July 4 (American Independence Day), the New York inspired steakhouse introduces a menu of US-inspired hot dogs and burgers.
From Dhs55 per dish. Sat-Wed 7pm-1am, Thu and Fri 7pm-2am. Until September 4. Century Village, Garhoud (04 286 8520).
The D's summer evening brunch
The evening brunch is now being held on Thursday and Friday evenings over the summer, serving buffet and à la carte options.
Dhs299 per person. Thu and Fri 7.30pm-11pm. Until further notice. McGettigan’s DWTC, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 378 0808).
Wheeler’s celebration dinner
An eight-course tasting menu for lunch, with beverage pairing.
Dhs225 (food only). Dhs375 (with beverage pairing). Fri and Sat noon-5pm. Ongoing. DIFC (04 386 0899).
Cargo's sundowner Saturdays
Choose any four dishes from the appetiser menu to create your own platters. Also offers views of the Marina from the terrace.
Dhs99 per platter. 4pm-8pm. Ongoing. Pier 7, Marina Mall, Dubai Marina (04 361 8129).
Q43's 'the steaks are high'
'The Bull' is a 2kg platter of meat to share and comes with one bottle of grape.
Dhs599 per platter. Sunset-11pm. Ongoing. Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 443 5403).
The Market Café's summer deal
An all-you-can-eat buffet dinner, featuring Italian, Arabic and Indian dishes, plus desserts.
Dhs150 per person (food only). Sun-Tue 7.30pm-11.30pm. Until August 31. Grand Hyatt Dubai, Oud Metha (04 317 2222).
Royal China's 'Monday yum day'
This new weekly event at the Cantonese restaurant offers all-you-can-eat dim sum for four hours.
Dhs288 per person (house beverages). 7pm-11pm. Ongoing. The Balcony, Precinct Building 4, DIFC (04 354 5543).
At.mosphere's July tasting menu
This month, the degustation menu features chilled white gazpacho, seared foie gras with apricot purée and Atlantic turbot with olive and caper quinoa.
Dhs650 per person (five courses). Dhs900 per person (seven courses). Daily sunset-11pm. Until July 31. Burj Khalifa, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3828).
Sonamu’s Korean barbecue
Feast on this Asian venue’s all-you-can-eat Korean barbecue.
Dhs179. 6pm-10.30pm. Ongoing. Asiana Hotel, Deira (04 238 7777).