Eat out for less with 25 delicious dining deals

A cheaper week with veggie delights, unlimited cheese and a Sunday roast platter

Monday May 8

Under Dhs100
Business lunch at Royal China

It’s a two- or three-course menu of steamed dim sum, pan-fried gyozas and more.
Dhs68 (two courses), Dhs128 (three courses). Sun-Thu 11.30am-3.30pm. Ongoing. Precinct Building 4, DIFC (04 354 5543).

Under Dhs100
Meat-free Mondays at Baker & Spice

Vegetarians, head over to Baker & Spice in Town Centre Jumeirah to enjoy the meat-free menu that changes monthly.
Dhs79 (two courses). Mon 7am-11pm. Ongoing. Town Centre Jumeirah, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 297 5797).

Under Dhs150
Mussels Monday at Bistro Des Arts

Diners are offered a choice of sauce flavours, plus crusty bread and a glass of grape for this Monday night deal.
Dhs130. Mon 6pm-10.30pm. Ongoing. Marina Promenade, Dubai Marina (04 551 1576).

Tuesday May 9

Under Dhs200
Cheese night at Cucina

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

Wednesday May 10

Under Dhs100
Business Lunch at CLAW BBQ

Get your teeth into an all-American soup and sandwich combo for just Dhs69. Pick from smoked barbecue chicken, grilled toasted mac ’n’ cheese, Reuben melts and more.
Dhs69. Sun-Thu noon-4pm. Ongoing. Souk Al Bahar, Downtown Dubai (04 432 2300).

Under Dhs200

Mediterranean Night at Cara
Dhs195 (soft drinks), Dhs325 (house beverages). Wed 7pm-11pm. Ongoing. The Ritz-Carlton, DIFC (04 372 2323).

Ladies’ Deal
Senoritas’ night at España

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 May 11

Under Dhs250
Dinner deal at Shang Palace

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 Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 405 2703).

Under Dhs200
Fondue Night at The Grape Escape

Get dipping into fondue and enjoy with salads, cold cuts and desserts at this one-off themed night in JBR.
Dhs169. Today only. Hilton Dubai The Walk, JBR (04 374 7666).

Under Dhs100
Seafood night at Pharaoh Café and Restaurant

Visit this seafood night, featuring oysters, mussels, prawns, crab and more. The catch of the day is also prepared at a live station.
Dhs99 (soft drinks), half price (kids aged six to 12), free (kids under six). Wed-Thu 6.30pm-midnight. Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa, Bur Dubai (04 351 9111).

Under Dhs300
Throwback Thursdays at Delphine

The night offers free-flowing drinks and a platter of nibbles. Music will start off with some vintage classics and end with current hits.
Dhs295. Thu 8pm-midnight. Ongoing. The H Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 501 8623).

Friday May 12

Under Dhs300
Friday Fondue at Cave

Indulge in a “Cave Cheese Fondue” together with a bottle of red or white grape.
Dhs265 (per couple). Fri 7pm-11pm. Ongoing. Conrad Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 444 7111).

Under Dhs50
Fish and Chips deal at Maxx Music Bar & Grill

Take your pick from traditional fish and chips, a panko-breaded version, tempura or even Thai- or Mexican-style, all for just Dhs29.
Dhs29. Daily 6pm-3am. Ongoing. Citymax Hotels Al Barsha (04 409 8000).

Under Dhs300
Lebanese night at Cabana

Tuck into freshly prepared main courses accompanied by seasonal fruits, vegetables and sweet treats that are served on street-side carts.
Dhs260 (food only), Dhs295 (soft drinks). Fri 7pm-11pm. Ongoing. The Address Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai
(04 438 8888).

Under Dhs150
Seasonal menu at Russo’s New York Pizzeria

Savour a spring menu bursting with plenty of fresh, healthy ingredients to get your teeth into, such as asparagus, quinoa, courgette and watermelon.
Dhs109 (set menu one), Dhs89 (set menu two). Until June 1. Various locations including The Greens (800 787767).

Saturday May 13

Under Dhs100
Dim sum fest at The Noodle House

Select as much as you want from ten different varieties of dim sum, including duck or veggie potstickers.
Dhs99. Ongoing. Daily, times vary. Various locations including The Dubai Mall, Souk Madinat Jumeirah and Dubai Media City, www.thenoodlehouse.com.

Sunday May 14

Under Dhs100
Business lunch at Katana

Take a break from the office and enjoy dishes such as kale salad, salmon tataki, gyozas 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).

Under Dhs120
Business lunch at Novikov

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).

Under Dhs150
Sunday Roast Platter at Links

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. Address Montgomerie, Emirates Hills (04 390 5600).

Monday May 15

Under Dhs200
Monday feast at Sho Cho

Try unlimited plates of the venue’s bestselling dishes while listening to the chilled-out sounds of in-house duo, Missin.
Dhs150 (food only). Mon 7pm-11pm. Ongoing. Dubai Marine Beach Resort & Spa, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 346 1111).

Under Dhs150
Mussels Monday at Bistro Des Arts

Diners are offered a choice of sauces, plus crusty bread and a glass of grape as part of this Monday night deal.
Dhs130. Mon 6pm-10.30pm. Ongoing. Marina Promenade, Dubai Marina (04 551 1576).

Under Dhs250
Sushi night at Downtown Toko

Feast on sushi including a baked black cod rendition, spicy tuna and California rolls.
Dhs248 (food only). Mon 7pm-10pm. Until May 29. Vida Downtown, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard (04 442 8383).

Tuesday May 16

Under Dhs50
Happy hour at Morah

Taste a special menu of drinks and snacks at this 72nd floor restaurant.
From Dhs35. Sun-Thu 6pm-9pm. Ongoing. JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai, Business Bay (04 560 1799).

Under Dhs100
IPL deal at The Huddle Sports Bar & Grill

Dig into a food platter accompanied by a pint for Dhs80 during any IPL games.
Dhs80. Until May 26. Citymax Hotels Al Barsha (04 409 8000).

Under Dhs200
Korean Barbeque at Wavebreaker Beach Bar & Grill

Slurp soups and try some Korean barbecue dishes at this beachside joint.
Dhs185. Tue 7pm-11pm. Ongoing. Hilton Dubai Jumeirah Beach, JBR (04 399 1111).

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