Our picks of the week
1 Last chance for seasonal treats at Häagen-Dazs
See Wed 30.
2 Try 13 summer-inspired courses at Karma Kafé
See Wed 30.
3 New flavours for August at At.mosphere
See Fri Aug 1.
4 Join Sabado Coffee Club at Spill the Bean
See Sat 2.
5 Feast until you're full on burgers at c.taste
See Tue 5.
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).
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).
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).
Gourmandises' Eid cakes
The seasonal specials for Eid include date cakes and chocolate recipe made with 70 percent dark chocolate mousse and chocolate-citrus flavoured biscuit. Get a 30 percent discount on cakes and breads purchased between 8pm and 10pm (excluding 'cake of the month' and Tuesday and Thursdays).
From Dhs130 per kilo. Daily, 7.30am-10pm. Until July 31. Le Méridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre, Airport Road (04 702 2455).
GQ Bar's 'signature dining' deal
Quote 'signature dining' to get a 30 percent discount on your total bill, when dining before 10.30pm.
Prices vary. Daily 8.30pm-10.30pm. Until August 31. JW Marriott Marquis, Business Bay (04 321 4541).
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.
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.
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).
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 set menu 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, Deira (04 317 2222).
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).
Ossiano's chef's menu
A five-course set-menu, featuring a daily chef's selection.
Dhs750 per person (food only). Daily 7pm-11.30pm. Ongoing. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 426 2626).
Picante's grape and dinner deal
All-you-can-eat from the à la carte menu at this Portuguese restaurant, plus unlimited house grape.
Dhs225 per person. Daily noon-3pm, 7pm-midnight. Ongoing. Four Points by Sheraton Bur Dubai (04 397 7444).
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).
Pullman Dubai Deira City Centre Hotel
This summer deal includes a buffet lunch at Medley restaurant, full day access to the pool and fitness area, plus a one hour massage.
Dhs299 per person. Daily, times vary. Until August 31. Deira City Centre, Deira (04 294 1222).
Ronda Locatelli's after-dinner deal
Try a traditional Italian at this celebrity-chef-inspired restaurant with a combination to 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).
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).
Friday August 1
At.mosphere's August menu
The new menu special for the month features dishes such as burrata served with summer truffles, violet artichokes and pickled forest mushrooms, 'tuna tartare Niçoise' made with fresh borlotti beans, quail egg and an anchovy beignet.
Dhs650 per person (five-course tasting menu). Dhs900 per person (seven-course tasting menu). Daily 6.30pm-11pm. Until August 31. Burj Khalifa, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3828).
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).
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).
Sabado Coffee Club
Coffee enthusiasts and those eager to taste some high-end varieties not currently available in the UAE can join this new monthly social meet up group. No prior registration is required.
Dhs25 per person. From noon. Spill the Bean, Sunset Mall, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 338 8559).
GQ Bar's sushi Sunday
Unlimited sushi and sashimi, plus one Japanese mixed drink.
Dhs150 per person. 6pm-midnight. Ongoing. JW Marriott Marquis, Business Bay (04 321 4541).
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).
TOKO Dubai's sushi masterclass
A two-hour class in making sushi and nigiri, followed by a sushi and Japanese beverage tasting.
Dhs300 per person. 7.30pm-9.30pm. Ongoing. Vida Downtown Hotel, Downtown Dubai (04 442 8383).
Royal China's 'Monday yum day'
This 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).
c.taste's burger night
An evening of all-you-can-eat burgers, prepared to your liking at live cooking stations.
Dhs99 (including two house beverages). 6.30pm-10.30pm. Ongoing. Centro Barsha, Al Barsha (04 704 0000).