22 of the week's best dinner deals

Because why should you pay more?

Monday May 1


Nikkelicious at Ají - 50% off

Ladies, head to the Palm for five free drinks and 50 percent off dinnerat this Japanese-Peruvian spot.
Prices vary. Mon 8pm-midnight. Ongoing. Club Vista Mare, Palm Jumeirah (04 552 0244).

Under Dhs100
Meat-free Mondays at Baker & Spice

Enjoy a monthly changing vegetarian menu for “meat-free Mondays” at Baker & Spice Town Centre.
Dhs79 (two courses). Mon 7am-11pm. Ongoing. Jumeirah 1 (04 297 5797).

Under Dhs200
Mezze Mondays at Habibi Burger

Try a mezze sharing platter including classic options from hummus, moutabal, tabbouleh and halloumi through to favourites such as zaatar manakish, kibbeh and sambousek.
Dhs160 (for two). Mon 6pm-11pm. Ongoing. Marina Promenade (04 421 8228).

Tuesday May 2

Under Dhs100
Business lunch at Royal China

Opt for a two- or three-course menu that includes steamed dim sum, pan-fried gyozas and crispy duck.
Dhs68 (two courses), Dhs128 (three courses). Sun-Thu 11.30am-3.30pm. Ongoing. Precinct Building 4, DIFC
(04 354 5543).


Under Dhs200
Cheese night at Cucina

Are you a fromage fan? Head to Cucina for its special cheese and grape night.
Dhs195. Tue 7pm-10pm. Ongoing. Courtyard by Marriott Dubai, Green Community (04 607 7977).

Under Dhs400
The scent of sakura at Armani/Hashi
The restaurant has created special dishes to show off the sakura blossom, which incorporate floral culinary notes, such as scallop ceviche with edible flowers, prawn tempura with a sakura bubble and white chocolate blossom mousse.
Dhs390 (food only). Daily 7pm-11pm. Until May 15. Armani Hotel Dubai, Burj Khalifa, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3666).

Wednesday 3

Business lunch at CLAW BBQ - Under Dhs100
Try an all-American soup and sandwich combo for just Dhs69. Pick from options including smoked barbecue chicken, grilled toasted mac ’n’ cheese and Reuben melts.
Dhs69. Sun-Thu noon-4pm. Ongoing. Souk Al Bahar, Downtown Dubai (04 432 2300).

Happy hour at Morah - Under Dhs50
Enjoy a special menu of drinks and snacks at this 71st and 72nd floor restaurant and bar with stunning city views.
From Dhs35. Sun-Thu 6pm-9pm. Ongoing. JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai, Business Bay (04 560 1799).

Senoritas’ night at España - Ladies’ deal
Ladies, book into new Spanish lounge España and get three free drinks and 50 percent off Mediterranean bites.
Prices vary. Wed 8pm-midnight. Ongoing. Jumeirah Creekside Hotel, Garhoud (04 228 1777).

Thursday 4

Business lunch at Farzi Café - Under Dhs150
The “modern spice bistro” from celebrity chef Zorawar Kalra is offering a 45-minute business lunch with soups, starters, beef, chicken or lamb sliders and dessert.
Dhs110. Sun-Thu noon-1.30pm. Ongoing. City Walk, Al Safa Street (04 394 2556).

Dinner deal at Shang Palace - Under Dhs250
Choose up to four options from the menu for a set price of Dhs218, plus get 50 percent off grape at this classy Chinese restaurant.
Dhs218. Tue-Sun 7pm-midnight. Ongoing. Shangri-La Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 405 2703).

Grab and Go at 3-in-1 - Under Dhs100
This offer allows you to choose from a variety of sandwiches and salads, rounded off with a dessert.
Dhs69 (sandwich, salad and dessert), Dhs47 (sandwich or salad, plus dessert). Sun-Thu noon-4.30pm. Ongoing. Vida Downtown Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard (04 428 6888).

Throwback Thursdays at Delphine - Under Dhs300
Free-flowing drinks plus a platter of nibbles make up this offer. The music policy is vintage classics, finishing off with current chart hits.
Dhs295. Thu 8pm-midnight. Ongoing. The H Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 501 8623).

Friday 5

Friday fondue at Cave - Under Dhs300
Indulge in a “Cave Cheese Fondue” together with a bottle of red or white grape every Friday at this cellar-style bar.
Dhs265 (per couple). Fri 7pm-11pm. Ongoing. Conrad Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 444 7111).

Fish and chips deal at Maxx Music Bar - Under Dhs50
Take your pick from traditional fish and chips, a panko-breaded version, tempura or even the dish done Thai- or Mexican-style for just Dhs29 every day.
Dhs29. Daily 6pm-3am. Ongoing. Citymax Hotels Al Barsha (04 409 8000).

Lebanese night at Cabana - Under Dhs300
Feast on freshly prepared main courses accompanied by the country’s finest seasonal fruits, vegetables and sweet delights that are served on street-side carts.
Dhs260 (food only), Dhs295 (soft drinks). Fri 7pm-11pm. Ongoing. The Address Dubai Mall (04 438 8888).

Seasonal menu at Russo’s New York Pizzeria - Under Dhs150
Tuck into a spring menu bursting with fresh ingredients such as asparagus, quinoa, courgette and watermelon.
Dhs109 (set menu for one), Dhs89 (set menu for two). Until June 1. Various locations including The Greens (800 787 767).

Saturday 6

Dim sum fest at The Noodle House - Under Dhs100
Select as much as you want from ten different varieties of dim sum.
Dhs99. Ongoing. Daily, times vary. Various locations including The Dubai Mall, Souk Madinat Jumeirah and Dubai Media City, www.thenoodlehouse.com.

Roast at Marina Social - Under Dhs200
Get your teeth into roast sirloin, chicken or lamb followed by sticky toffee pudding or chocolate fondant.
Dhs150 (two courses), Dhs195 (three courses). Sat Noon-3pm. Ongoing. InterContinental Dubai Marina (04 446 6664).

Sunday 7

Business lunch at Katana - Under Dhs100
Head out of the office for dishes such as salmon tataki and spicy miso chicken.
Dhs75 (two courses), Dhs95 (three courses and miso soup). Sun-Thu noon-4pm. Ongoing. Souk Al Bahar, Downtown Dubai (04 277 8808).

Business lunch at Novikov - Under Dhs120
The “Shinkansen” business lunch includes tom yum or miso soup, a choice of starters and Singapore noodles or black cod.
Dhs115. Sun-Thu 12.30pm-3pm. Ongoing. Sheraton Grand Hotel, Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 388 8744).

Sunday roast platter at Links - Under Dhs150
Pick from slow-roasted prime rib, wagyu rump and stuffed leg of lamb, plus traditional sides, every Sunday.
Dhs120. Sun 6.30pm-10.30pm. Ongoing. The Address Montgomerie, Emirates Hills (04 390 5600).

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