Wednesday March 22
Bvlgari afternoon tea at Lakeside Garden
Enjoy an elegant afternoon tea, inspired by Bvlgari’s Eaux Parfumées Collection, in the gardens of The Palace Downtown Dubai.
Dhs200 (tea), Dhs300 (juniper beverages), Dhs550 (bubbly). Wed, Fri, Sat 1pm-4pm. Until March 31. The Palace Downtown Dubai (04 428 7981).
Meal deal at Wendy’s
Fast food craving? Wendy’s fans can dig into a cheeseburger deluxe, four chicken nuggets, fries, a drink and a chocolate or vanilla frosty for Dhs15.
Dhs15. Ongoing. Various locations including Ibn Battuta Mall, www.wendysme.com.
Ribs & Hops at Nezesaussi Grill
Enjoy different flavoured ribs and two house beverages for a bargain Dhs149.
Dhs149. Wed 6pm-9pm. Ongoing. The Address Dubai Marina (04 436 7777).
Wednesday Festa at Merletto
Dig into focaccia, hot and cold antipasti, pizza, pasta, mains and Italian desserts with this dinner deal.
Dhs140 (food only), Dhs190 (with two glasses of house grape and cheese platter). Wed 6pm-11.30pm. Ongoing. Marriott Hotel Al Jaddaf, Oud Metha (04 317 7777).
Thursday March 23
Bento by the Beach at Ají
Sample a Japanese-Peruvian bento box. The options include vegetarian, featuring veggie tacos, the Nikkei, including red snapper tiradito, and the Ají, which stars the cebiche limeño – sea bass ceviche with, coriander, onion and sweet potato.
Dhs110 (veggie), Dhs120 (Nikkei), Dhs130 (Ají). Sun-Thu noon-7pm. Ongoing. Club Vista Mare, Palm Jumeirah
(04 552 0244).
30% off Happy hour at Treehouse
Take advantage of 30 percent off food and drinks at Treehouse every day from 6pm to 9pm. Sit back and enjoy the views of the Dubai skyline and the Burj Khalifa.
Prices vary. Daily 6pm-9pm. Ongoing. Taj Dubai, Business Bay (04 438 3100).
Pasta menu at Armani/Deli
The limited-edition Giro pasta menu showcases tasty, fresh dishes.
Dhs260. Daily noon-2.30pm, 5pm-11.30pm. Until March 31. Armani Hotel Dubai, Burj Khalifa, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3888).
Friday March 24
The Grand Breakfast at Feast
Start your morning off the right way, with freshly baked bread, pancakes, cheeses, cold cuts, eggs and a
Dhs69. Daily 6.30am-10.30am. Ongoing. Sheraton Grand Hotel, Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 503 4444).
Saturday March 25
Breakfast happy hour at Under500
Enjoy a healthy start to the day with breakfast at Under500. Dishes include steak and eggs and a fresh orange juice from just Dhs40.
From Dhs40. Sat-Thu 9am-11am. Ongoing. Various locations including Cluster Y, JLT (04 421 8182).
Dubai World Cup Brunch at McGettigan’s DWTC
Set yourself up for one of the world’s most spectacular horse races with brunch beforehand. The deal also includes free transport to Meydan Racecourse.
Dhs199 (house beverages), Dhs275 (bubbly). Noon-4pm. Dubai World Trade Centre, Sheikh Zayed Road (800 6247).
Plunch at Cabana
Head poolside to cabanas that have been transformed into themed culinary stations and spa boutiques, then chill out for a few hours by the pool.
Dhs200 (adults). From noon. Ongoing. The Address Dubai Mall (04 438 8888).
Saturday Retreat at Gaucho
Ladies, enjoy a 60-minute yoga session, a 45-minute nutrition course and then a three-course “feel good” 500-calorie lunch at Gaucho.
Dhs230. 10am-1pm. March 11, 18, 25. Gate Village 5, DIFC (04 422 7898).
Sunday March 26
Express lunch at Aspen By Kempinski
The lobby restaurant at Kempinski Mall of the Emirates is offering a new three-course express lunch menu for just Dhs99.
Dhs99. Sun-Thu noon-3pm. Ongoing. Kempinski Mall of the Emirates (04 409 5888).
Lunch menu at Bareburger
Ready, steady, lunch, at Bareburger, which is offering up burgers such as the El Matador or the healthy Farmstead burger, with fries or salad and a drink for Dhs55.
Dhs55. Sun-Thu noon-5pm. Ongoing. Dubai Festival City Mall (04 338 7110).
This weekend only
UK Mother’s Day at Marina Social
Treat mum to lunch at Marina Social, and she’ll also get a personalised cake, card and glass of bubbly.
Dhs295 (per person). Mar 25-26, 7pm-midnight. InterContinental Dubai Marina (04 446 6664).
UK Mother’s Day at Tesoro
Head to Tesoro today for a special Mother’s Day meal, featuring 30 percent off the à la carte menu for all mums.
Prices vary. 12.30pm-3pm, 7pm-11pm. Taj Dubai, Business Bay (04 438 3111).
Monday March 27
Business lunch at Vivaldi by Alfredo Russo
Book in for chef Alfredo Russo’s recipes as a lunchtime treat, alongside panoramic views of Dubai Creek.
Dhs60 (one course), Dhs85 (two courses), Dhs99 (three courses). Sun-Thu, noon-3pm. Ongoing. Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Towers, Deira (04 228 1111).
Business Lunch at Couqley
Enjoy a starter and a main from an authentic French menu. Dishes include steak frites, poulet frites and salmon.
Or opt for a healthy soup and salad.
Dhs89. Sun-Thu noon-3pm. Ongoing. Cluster A, JLT (04 514 9339).
Tuesday March 27
Ladies’ Night at Chez Sushi
Head out for an evening with the gals at Chez Sushi. Dine-in guests can buy one “Let’s Roll” and get one custom roll of their choice for free.
Prices vary. Tue 6pm-10pm. Ongoing. Al Wasl Road, Dubai Marina and Arabian Ranches (800 78744).
Steak it Easy at The Agency
Treat yourself to a 250g Australian wagyu rump steak, truffle fries, sautéed mushrooms, your choice of sauce and a glass of house grape every Tuesday. It is midway through the week, after all.
Dhs150. Tue noon-2am. Ongoing. Souk Madinat Jumeriah, Umm Suqeim (04 366 6320).