268 New Year's Eve parties in Dubai

Your guide to the parties, brunches and fireworks in Dubai, to ring in 2018

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D70 Bar
Choose from all your favourite festive delights.
Prices à la carte. 8pm-3am. Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai, Garhoud (04 702 8888).

McGettigan’s DWTC
The venue will be open for business as usual for a fuss-free New Year’s Eve with fantastic live music from resident Mike Ross.
Free entry, food and drinks charged on consumption. Noon-2am. Dubai World Trade Centre, Sheikh Zayed Road, contact@mcgettigans.com.

Penrose Lounge
Enjoy a taste of Arabia.
Prices à la carte. 7pm-1am. Four Seasons Hotel, DIFC (04 506 0000).

ubk
Dress up in ’80s or ’90s gear. Best dressed wins a prize.
Free entry. à la carte. food and drinks all day, Dhs399 (unlimited nibbles and drinks, 9pm-1am). 12.30pm-late. Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Cluster A, JLT (04 438 0000).

Under Dhs300
Accents Restaurant
Enjoy a mouthwatering buffet and fireworks from the beach.
Dhs299 (soft drinks), Dhs399 (bubbly). 7pm-11pm. InterContinental Dubai Marina (04 446 6669).

Atisuto
Mark the New Year with a four-course sharing menu.
Dhs179 (two people). 10am-midnight (except Ibn Battuta branch from 8am). Until Jan 15. Deira (800 284 7886). Other locations: Bay Square, Business Bay, Ibn Battuta Mall, The Gardens.

Barasti
Big New Year’s Eve bash.
Dhs180 (early-bird), Dhs210 (advance), Dhs260 (on the door), Dhs3,000 (table of four with beverages and a tapas platter), Dhs4,000 (table of six with beverages and a tapas platter), Dhs6,000 (table of ten with beverages). From 7pm. The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Al Sufouh (04 318 1313).

Big Chefs
Enjoy a set menu.
Dhs120 (set menu). 8pm-midnight. The Beach, opposite JBR (04 551 5302). Other locations: BoxPark, Riverland Dubai.

BOA
This lounge and club will host DJ Nicola Fasano, plus views of Dubai Water Canal on the 32nd Floor of the W Dubai – Al Habtoor City.
Dhs150. 8pm-3am. W Dubai – Al Habtoor City, Sheikh Zayed Road (056 501 2039).

Brio Restaurant
Enjoy a special dinner and then party the night away.
Dhs225. 7pm-midnight. TIME Grand Plaza Hotel, Al Quoz (04 233 4444).

Brothaus Bakery – Bistro
Dinner buffet. Kids get a play area with free food.
Dhs175 (food only), half price (kids under 12), free (kids under three). 6pm-11.30pm. Steigenberger Hotel Business Bay (04 369 0000).

Café Artois
Party on the banks of the Dubai Water Canal with live entertainment.
Dhs100 (entry fee), à la carte menu available. From 6pm. JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai, Business Bay (04 414 3000).

Cascades
Enjoy a lavish buffet.
Dhs250 (food only), Dhs399 (house beverages). 7pm-11.30pm. Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 311 8316).

Chef’s House

Enjoy canapés on arrival and live cooking stations.
Dhs299 (soft drinks), Dhs399 (selected house beverages), Dhs199 (kids aged five to 11). Includes free entrance to Dusk Terrace to watch the fireworks. 7.30ppm-1am. Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 366 9111).

Counter Culture Café
Tuck into a buffet indoors or outdoors and watch the fireworks display.
Dhs199 (soft drinks). 11pm-2am (food and drinks served until 11pm). Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites, Dubai Marina (04 319 4000).

Couqley
Moulin Rouge-themed party including a DJ and best costume competition.
Dhs250 (in advance, to be deducted from the bill). 8pm-late. Cluster A, JLT (04 514 9339).

Cucina
Enjoy a four-course menu.
Dhs225 (glass of sparkling grape). 8pm-1am. JW Marriott Hotel Dubai, Deira (04 607 7977).

Da Vinci’s
A sumptuous Italian set menu.
Dhs199 (soft drinks), Dhs349 (house beverages), Dhs399 (sparkling grape). 8pm-2am. Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai, Garhoud (04 702 8888).

Dawn & Dusk
See the fireworks while dancing to a live DJ.
Dhs199 (including snacks and a welcome drink). 9pm-2am. Sheraton Grand Hotel, Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 503 4444).

Delphine Restaurant
1920’s soirée with a live singer, buffet and beverages.
Dhs295 (soft drinks), Dhs525 (house beverages), Dhs750 (bubbly). 8pm-1am.The H Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 501 8623).


DXB Grill
Enjoy a festive set menu feast at DXB Grill.
Dhs229 (soft drinks), Dhs379 (house beverages), Dhs429 (sparkling grape). 7pm-midnight. Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai, Garhoud (04 702 8888).

Eatery
Enjoy a lavish buffet with friends and family.
Dhs250 (soft drinks), Dhs500 (house beverages), half price (kids aged six to 12), free (kids under six). Four Points by Sheraton Sheikh Zayed Road (056 414 2213).

JB’s Gastropub
Dinner, DJs, a magician and more.
Dhs100 (entry with standard beverages), Dhs249 (house beverages from 8pm-1am), Dhs399 (three-course meal with house beverages). 8pm-3am. Amwaj Rotana, JBR (04 428 2000).

Kitchen6
International buffet.
Dhs295 (soft drinks). 7pm-11pm. JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, Business Bay (04 414 3000).

Liwan Restaurant
Buffet with live cooking stations. Toast the New Year on the terrace and enjoy the live band.
From Dhs250 (soft drinks). 8pm-1am. Swissotel Al Ghurair Dubai, Deira (04 293 3262).

Mashrabiya Lounge
Festive afternoon tea with baked log cakes, stolen and hot chocolate.
Dhs155, chocolate Dhs45 extra. Noon-6pm. Until Jan 6, 2018. Fairmont The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 457 3457).

Moombai & Co.
Tasty three-course meal.
Glitter Ball: Dhs295 (four hours of house drinks), Disco party: Dhs395 (four hours unlimited dishes and house drinks). 8pm-2am. The H Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 501 8607).

Moroc Lounge & Bar
À la carte food, drinks packages and entertainment.
Dhs299 (free-flowing beverages). From 9pm. Movenpick Ibn Battuta Gate, The Gardens (04 444 5613).

Nikki Beach Resort & Spa
The 14-hour New Year’s party, kicks off at 1pm at the resort’s Beach Club, with live music from singer Barbara Tucker and DJ Q. Later, move on to Nikki Privé to see in the New Year from 10pm until 3am. There’s also the “ultimate New Year’s Eve experience” package, which offers an overnight stay for up to ten, with Rolls Royce-driven chauffeur pick-up and drop-off (call for prices).
Dhs225 (four hours of food), Dhs500 (four hours of food and house beverages), Dhs450 (eight hours of food), Dhs1,000 (eight hours of food and house beverages), Dhs250 (access to the bar, which includes Dhs200 redeemable on food and beverages). 1pm-3am. Nikki Beach Resort & Spa, Pearl Jumeira (04 376 6162).

Ostro
Early New Year’s Eve dinner buffet. Groups of more than three get a free NOL card to their chosen destination.
Dhs225 (soft drinks), half price (kids aged six to 12), free (kids under six). 6pm-10pm. dusitD2 Kenz Hotel, Barsha Heights (04 567 2246).

Petals Restaurant
Get set to mark the start of 2018 with a spectacular barbecue party, complete with live entertainment.
Dhs225 (soft drinks). 7pm-2am. TIME Oak Hotel & Suites, Barsha Heights (04 437 7888).

Rosso and Benihana
Gala with a buffet, music by resident and popular DJs a magician and live music from The Swing Revue.
Dhs200 (four house beverages), Dhs599 (soft drinks), Dhs799 (bubbly and house beverages), Dhs1,099 (premium bubbly), Dhs299 (kids aged six to 12), free (kids under six). 8pm-2am. Amwaj Rotana, JBR (04 428 2000).

Royal China
Seven course set menus.
Dhs268 (house dinner menu), Dhs418 (seafood gourmet menu), Dhs250 (beverages package, 7.30pm-10.30pm). 11.30am-11.30pm. DIFC (04 354 5543).

Sapori di BiCE
Four-course set menu.
Dhs195. From noon. City Walk, Al Safa Street (04 344 2550).

Shayan Restaurant
Sample the best that Shayan has to offer.
From Dhs160 (four-course menu with soft drinks). 6pm-midnight. Swissotel Al Ghurair Dubai, Deira (04 293 3262).

Skye & Walker
With priority access to watch the fireworks from the Skye Bridge, this is the perfect place to ring in the New Year.
Dhs130 (dinner buffet). 7pm-midnight. Marriott Executive Apartments Dubai Creek, Deira (04 213 1221).

Sobo
Chill poolside with grills and mezze to share.
Dhs295 (soft drinks), Dhs450 (house beverages), Dhs600 (bubbly), half price (kids aged five to 12), free (kids under five). 7pm-2am. Courtyard by Marriott, Dubai Green Community (04 885 2222).

Spice & Ice
Six hours of food from a special New Year’s menu and beverages including bubbly.
Dhs299 (house beverages), Dhs399 (premium beverages). 9pm-3am. Cluster A, JLT (04 421 1356).

Tamanya Terrace
Enjoy fantastic views of the Dubai skyline and the spectacular fireworks as you dance the night away into the New Year at Tamanya Terrace.
Free entry until 10pm. Dhs100 from 10pm including a glass of bubbly. Table for up to six people Dhs2,499 including two bottles of premium spirits or bubbly. Early bird offer, book before 15th December only Dhs1, 999. 8.30pm till late. Radisson Blu Hotel Dubai Media City (04 366 9131).

The Irish Village
The atmosphere will be electric and spirits high.
Dhs125 (with two selected beverages). From 7pm. Garhoud (04 282 4750).

XL Dubai
Live dancers and entertainment, plus views of the fireworks and a performance by DJ Albert Neve. Smart and glamorous dress code with entry available on the door. Luxury packages available from Dhs3,000.
Dhs250 (ladies), Dhs450 (gents). 10pm-4am. Habtoor Grand Resort Autograph Collection, JBR (052 634 1040).

Yesterday Pub
Great food, drinks and music by the in-house DJ.
Dhs280 (soft drinks), Dhs380 (house beverages), half price (kids aged six to 12), free (kids under six). Four Points by Sheraton Downtown (04 501 3115).






Dhs300-499
Al Bahou

Gala Dinner with free-flowing bubbly and live entertainment. Dhs449 (soft drinks), Dhs749 (house beverages), Dhs999 (premium beverages), Dhs225 (kids aged seven to 12), Dhs99 (kids aged three to six). From 8pm. Mövenpick Hotel Ibn Battuta Gate, The Gardens (04 444 5613).

Al Forsan restaurant
International buffet, a DJ and perfect views of the fireworks.
Dhs345 (soft drinks), Dhs515 (house beverages), Dhs175 (kids aged five to 12), free (kids under five). 7pm-2am. Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa, Al Qudra Road (04 809 6194).

Al Sarab Rooftop Lounge
Al fresco elegant ambience with live entertainment, international DJ, Tanoura and masquerade dancers and grand fireworks.
Dhs300 (sparkling grape or a glass of fruit mocktail), half price (kids aged five to 12). 8pm-3am. Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa, Al Qudra Road (04 809 6194).

Antique Bazaar
A variety of dining packages.
Dhs300 (soft beverages), Dhs350 (house beverages), Dhs450 (premium beverages). 7.30pm-3am. Four Points by Sheraton Bur Dubai (04 397 7444).

Ashiana
Set dinner package.
Dhs300 (soft drinks). 7pm-2am. Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Towers, Deira (04 228 1111).

Asia Asia
Exclusive performance from DJ Kelly Marie, plus percussion and saxophone. There will also be an evening brunch menu with your choice of unlimited beverages.
Dhs499 (open bar, drinks only), Dhs699 (brunch including house beverages), Dhs799 (brunch including bubbly). 9pm-1am. Pier 7, Dubai Marina (04 276 5900).

Azur Restaurant
Book in for a celebratory dinner, with a live band and children’s area, too.
Dhs395 (soft drinks), Dhs545 (house beverages). Dhs200 (kids aged seven to 12), free (kids aged six and under). 8pm-midnight. Raffles Dubai, Oud Metha (04 324 8888).

Bazxar
Enjoy unlimited canapés, beverages and bubbles at this trendy DIFC hot spot.
Dhs425. Sun Dec 3, 8pm-3am. Gate Building 4, DIFC (04 355 1111).

Blind Dragon
Sing to popular songs in the karaoke suites with unlimited food and drinks.
Dhs400 (soft drinks), Dhs790 (house beverages). 7pm-late (food served from 8pm-10pm). The Atrium, Al Habtoor City (04 437 0033).

Boardwalk
Enjoy a black and white-themed New Year’s Eve, with a four-course set menu, beverages and entertainment from a live Jazz band.
Dhs450 (soft drinks), Dhs590 (house beverages), Dhs690 (bubbly), Dhs225 (kids ages for to 12). 8pm-1am. Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club, Deira (04 295 6000).

BOCA
Celebrate NYE on BOCA’s terrace and dance the night away around the restaurant’s island bar.
From Dhs465. Gate Village 6, DIFC (04 323 1833).

Bussola Lounge
NYE Countdown Party.
Dhs480 (sparkling grape and house beverages). Over 21s only. 11pm-3am. The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Al Sufouh (04 511 7333).

Certo
Feast on a lavish buffet with food stations showcasing authentic Italian dishes.
Dhs450 (selected beverages and free entry to Tamanya Terrace to watch the fireworks). From 8.30pm. Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 366 9131).

Coco
Enjoy a slice of Miami in Dubai with a three-course meal and unlimited drinks.
Dhs450 (house beverages). 8pm-midnight. Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 427 1000).

Cucina, the Italian Kitchen
Enjoy a family-friendly Linner.
Dhs350 (soft drinks), Dhs495 (house beverages), Dhs600 (bubbly), half the price (kids aged five to 12), free (kids under five). 7pm-2am. Courtyard by Marriott, Dubai Green Community (04 885 2222).

Day & Night Restaurant
Start with canapés and welcome drinks and enjoy festive scenery, with the ginger bread house entrance, plus live DJ.
Dhs300, Dhs250 (for groups of nine or more). From 7pm. Mercure Dubai Barsha Heights Hotel Suites & Apartments (04 381 8888).

Dusit Thani Dubai
Celebrate with stellar views of the Burj Khalifa and a grand gala buffet.
Dhs450 (soft drinks), Dhs750 (house beverages), Dhs1,050 (bubbly), Dhs225 (kids aged six to 12). 8.30pm-12.30am. Sheikh Zayed Road (04 317 4515).

Emirates Golf Club
Gala dinner with live entertainment from Michael Jackson and Michael Bublé tribute acts, plus fireworks.
Dhs325 (soft drinks), Dhs685 (house beverages), Dh125 (kids aged five to 12). 7pm-1am. Emirates Golf Club, Emirates Hills 2 (04 417 9999).

Feast
Delicious buffet feast and live jazz performance.
Dhs395 (soft drinks), Dhs545 (house beverages), Dhs695 (bubbly). 9pm-3am. Sheraton Grand Hotel, Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 503 4444).

Firefly
Celebrate with great barbecue food and music all night long.
Dhs495 (grape, hops and bubbly). 8pm-3am. The Westin Dubai, Al Habtoor City (04 435 5577).

garden on 8
Unlimited food and drinks, live cooking stations, DJ set and party poppers.
Dhs395 (unlimited food). 8pm-midnight. Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 427 1000).

Gaucho Dubai
Gala dinner with an extra-special brunch menu.
Dhs420 (soft drinks), Dhs495 (house beverages), Dhs595 (sparkling grape), Dhs695 (bubbly), Dhs100 (drinks extension). 7pm-11pm. Gate Village 5, DIFC (04 422 7898).

Hakkasan Dubai
Special menu including soup, small eats, main course and dessert (minimum two people). DJ and countdown.
Dhs488. 7pm-1am. Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 384 8484).

Hilton Garden Inn Ras al Khaimah
The Garden of Flavours gala dinner features a huge buffet, drinks and live entertainment.
Dhs499 (house beverages). 8pm-1am. Ras Al Khaimah City Centre (07 228 8888).

Jodhpur Royal Dining
9 course Chef’s tasting menu.
Dhs375 (soft drinks), Dhs200 (additional for house beverages). 7pm-midnight. Roda Al Murooj, Downtown Dubai (04 355 9846).

JW Marriott Hotel Dubai
Enjoy international specialties and regional favourites.
Dhs350 (soft drinks), Dhs475 (house beverages), Dhs100 (kids aged six to 12). 8pm-3am. JW Marriott Hotel Dubai, Deira (04 607 7977).

JW’s Steakhouse
Make this New Year’s Eve a night to remember.
Dhs395 (four-course dinner and a glass of bubbly). 8pm-1am. JW Marriott Hotel Dubai, Deira (04 607 7977).

Karak House
Celebrate this New Year’s Eve with Burj Khalifa views, a four-course menu, unlimited drinks, gift hamper, a special photo and entertainment.
Dhs400 (indoors), Dhs500 (terrace). From 7pm. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard (04 551 6852).

Karma Kafé
Book in for a five-course pan-Asian feast with unlimited drinks, live music from George Reyes “The Gipsy Man”, and watch the world-famous Burj Khalifa fireworks from the terrace with a glass of bubbly.
Open Bar, drinks only: Dhs499 (early-bird), Dhs699 (regular); Lounge, with canapés and drinks: Dhs899 (early-bird), Dhs1,099 (regular); Indoors: Dhs999 (early-bird), Dhs1,199 (regular); Terrace: Dhs1,899 (early-bird), Dhs1,999 (regular). 8pm-2am. Souk Al Bahar, Downtown Dubai (04 423 0909).

La Baie
Live DJ, drinks and dancing.
Dhs495 (canapés and open bar). 9.30pm-midnight. The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai, Dubai Marina (055 899 1056).

La Farine
Three-course set-menu including festive delicacies.
Dhs350 (house beverages). 7pm-midnight. JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, Business Bay (04 414 3000).

Lakeview
International festive buffet with a live band and fire show.
Dhs425 (soft drinks), Dhs575 (house beverages). 8pm-12.30am. Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club (04 295 6000).

Le Petit Belge
Ring in the New Year at the ultimate house party with free-flowing house beverages.
Dhs399. From 7pm. Pullman Jumeirah Lakes Towers Hotel & Residence, Cluster P, JLT (04 242 7794).

Level Seven
Live music, buffet and access to the parties at WET Deck and W Lounge.
Dhs495 (soft drinks), Dhs795 (bubbly). 7pm-11pm. W Dubai, Al Habtoor City (04 435 5577).

Lima
Menu celebrating the best in Peruvian cuisine, with views of the Downtown fireworks.
Restaurant: Dhs400 (soft drinks), Dhs900 (house beverages and a bottle of bubbly per couple); Bar: Dhs500 (house beverages and a glass of bubbly at midnight). 9pm-1.30am. The Square, City Walk (056 500 4571).

Lock, Stock & Barrel – JBR The Walk
Expect a buzzing atmosphere, good vibes and great views of the JBR fireworks, with beach access.
Dhs399 (early-bird), Dhs499 (regular) Dhs599 (on the door). Drinks only. 9pm-2am. Rixos Premium Dubai, The Walk, JBR (04 520 0049).

Marina Social
A five-course dinner, social atmosphere, lively crowd, panoramic views and groovy beats – it’s the perfect recipe for a remarkable New Year’s Eve celebration.
Dhs495 (including a glass of Italian bubbly). 7pm-11pm. InterContinental Dubai Marina (04 446 6664).

McGettigan’s JLT
For the 7th year running, McGettigan’s JLT will be throwing a New Year’s Eve bash in the magnificent garden. Guests can enjoy an all-inclusive gala dinner and house beverages package, plus live music from The Gate Crashers Band and DJ John Hayes, who will ensure a kicking party atmosphere until the very early hours as both UAE and Irish New Year are celebrated.
Dhs499. 8pm-12.15am. Bonnington Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Cluster J, JLT, contact@mcgettigans.com.

McGettigan’s Souk Madinat Jumeirah
The New Year’s Eve Party Package includes unlimited house beverages, plus picture-perfect views of the Burj Al Arab and Souk Madinat Jumeirah waterways – a great spot to watch Dubai’s famous New Year’s Eve fireworks. Music comes from a live three-piece band and a DJ.
Dhs350 (indoors), Dhs499 (outside). 8pm-12.30am. Souk Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim, contact@mcgettigans.com.

Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai
Step into 2018 with an extravagant buffet dinner from Loumi, Biggles and Cactus Jacks, with live entertainment.
Dhs349 (soft drinks), Dhs449 (house beverages), Dhs549 (sparkling grape). 8pm-3am. Garhoud (04 702 8888).

NAY Lebanese Restaurant
Indulge on European classics, cold cut and bites, barbecue and desserts.
Dhs300 (soft drinks), Dhs350 (house beverages), Dhs450 (bubbly), free (kids under 12). 8pm-1am. Somewhere Hotel, Barsha Heights (04 561 0600).

Nezesaussi Grill
À la carte or evening brunch.
Dhs395 (brunch including house beverages). 7pm-3am. Manzil Downtown, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard (04 428 5927).

Nomad
Gala dinner featuring oysters, sushi, lobster, carvery and mouth-watering desserts.
Dhs400 (soft drinks), Dhs695 (house beverages and Italian bubbly), Dhs175 (kids aged four to 12), free (kids under four). Jumeirah Creekside Hotel, Garhoud (04 230 8458).

Nosh
Broadway-themed gala dinner buffet with fine food, roasts, seafood, live cooking stations and entertainment.
Dhs399. From 8pm. Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Cluster A, JLT (04 438 0000).

Oeno Wine Bar
Old-school party with open bar and nibbles.
Dhs399. Over 21s only. 10pm-3am. The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Al Sufouh (04 511 7136).

Positano
An array of authentic Italian cuisine at Positano with fresh pasta, mouth-watering pizza, vibrant salads and tasty fish and meat dishes.
Dhs425 (house beverages). 7pm-11pm. JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, Business Bay (04 414 3000).

Publique
Enjoy breathtaking views of the Burj Al Arab and the Arabian Gulf.
Indoors: Dhs400 (minimum spend); Outdoors: Dhs600 (minimum spend). Souk Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim (04 430 8550).

Q43
Live entertainment from DJ Judge Jules, plus a special set menu featuring seasonal dishes, mixed drinks and nibbles. Catch the fireworks from the 43rd floor, too.
Open bar, drinks only: Dhs399 (early-bird), Dhs499 (regular), VIP, minimum six people: Dhs699 (early-bird), Dhs799 (regular); four-course menu and drinks: Dhs899 (early-bird), Dhs999 (regular). 9pm-3am. Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 443 5403).

Qube Sports Bar
Expect a DJ and games, canapés and unlimited house beverages.
Dhs395 (canapés and free-flowing selected beverages from 9pm to 1am), cash bar from 1am to 3am. Over 21s only. 9pm-3am. The Meydan Hotel, Nad Al Sheba (04 381 3111).

Qwerty
The 30-Somethings NYE Dinner Party features a four-course gourmet menu.
Dhs330 (house beverages). 8pm-midnight. Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 427 1000).

Ramusake
Tuck into a four-course set menu and enjoy the entertainment from a live DJ, violinist and live singer.
Dhs350 (drinks package from midnight until 2am), Dhs550 (walk-in from 8pm until midnight), Dhs995 (inside food and drinks), Dhs1,195 (outside food and drinks). From 8pm. DoubleTree By Hilton Hotel Dubai – Jumeirah Beach, JBR (04 559 5300).

Reform Social & Grill
Join us for a Brighton Beach-inspired brunch.
Dhs325 (soft drinks), Dhs495 (house beverages), Dhs695 (bubbly), Dhs250 (kids aged seven to 14). 8pm-12.30pm. The Lakes (04 454 2638).

Ricetta
Celebrate with loved ones and dance the night away.
Dhs300 (house beverages). 7pm-1am. Four Points by Sheraton Bur Dubai (04 397 7444).

Salero Tapas & Bodega
Nochevieja with tasty tapas platters, house beverages, Spanish grape and traditional Flamenco performances.
Dhs300. 7pm-1am. Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates (04 409 5999).

Scarlet Cardinal
Retro NYE disco party.
Dhs300 (house beverages), Dhs400 (house beverages and hops), Dhs500 (premium beverages and hops). 8pm-3am. Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach, The Walk, JBR (04 448 4862).

Seasonal Tastes
The Great Family Feast features a huge buffet, free-flowing beverages and music from the resident DJ.
Dhs450 (soft drinks), Dhs550 (house beverage), Dhs750 (premium bubbly), Dhs150 (kids under 13). 7pm-2am. The Westin Dubai, Al Habtoor City (04 435 5577).

Sea Fu
Count down to 2018 with Asian dishes and drinks, in a beautiful beachside location.
Dhs495 (soft drinks), Dhs650 (house beverages), Dhs850 (bubbly). 1pm-4pm. Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 270 7777).

Shang Palace
An authentic and traditional Chinese eight-course set menu awaits.
Dhs488 (food only), Dhs688 (house beverages), Dhs888 (bubbly). 7pm-midnight. Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 405 2703).

Soho Garden
Open bar, canapés and live entertainment by Klingande & Band.
Dhs400 (open bar from 7pm-midnight for ladies), Dhs500 (open bar and canapés from 7pm-midnight for gents). Dhs650 (open bar with sharing style food from 7pm-midnight). 7pm-3am. Meydan Racecourse Grandstand, Nad Al Sheba (056 82 2255).

Solo Italian Restaurant & Bar
A five-course special menu and live music.
Dhs425 (soft drinks), Dhs650 (house beverages). 7pm-1am. Raffles Dubai, Oud Metha (04 324 8888).

Table 9
New Year’s Eve dinner.
Dhs449 (soft drinks and access to the rooftop after dinner for NYE countdown with a glass of bubbly at the rooftop bar), Dhs649 (house beverages and access to the rooftop after dinner for NYE countdown with a glass of bubbly at the rooftop bar). From 7pm. Hilton Dubai Creek, Deira (04 212 7551).

The Black Lion
Celebrate the New Year with old school classics at The Black Lion’s New Year’s Eve, Funk Soul Supper brunch. DJ Shero will be on the decks.
Dhs300 (beverage only), Dhs450 (house beverages), Dhs500 (Italian bubbly). 8pm-1am. The H Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 359 2366).

The City Grill
A truly South African set menu paired with house drinks.
Dhs400 (soft drinks), Dhs790 (house beverages). 8pm-late. The Atrium, Al Habtoor City (04 437 0088).

The Clavichord
Canapés and merry beverages complete with live entertainment and a free glass of bubbly.
Dhs350 (house beverages), Dhs450 (premium beverages). 9pm-3am. Somewhere Hotel, Barsha Heights (04 561 0637).

The Croft
Say goodbye to 2017 at Brunch Nation, featrung tasty dishes and live entertainment.
Dhs349 (soft drinks), Dhs499 (house beverages). From 8pm. Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites, Dubai Marina (04 319 4000).

The Eloquent Elephant
Celebrate with a good old-fashioned pub gathering full of fun, food and festive cheer. At midnight, step outside for uninterrupted views of the Burj Khalifa fireworks and then dance the night away to ’80s, ’90s and ’00s classics.
Dhs350 (free-flowing bar snacks and two house beverages from 8pm-midnight), Dhs650 (free-flowing bar snacks and free-flowing house beverages from 8pm-1am). 8pm-3am. Taj Dubai, Business Bay (04 438 3100).

The Exchange Grill
Lavish four-course menu with mouth-watering dishes.
Dhs450 (food only), Dhs799 (with grape pairing and a glass of bubbly). 7pm-midnight. Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 311 8316).

The Rib Room
Indulge in an exquisite selection of food.
Dhs375 (soft drinks), Dhs650 (house beverages), Dhs950 (bubbly). 8pm-1am (restaurant); 8pm-3am (bar). Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 432 3232).

Trattoria Toscana
Five-course set menu.
From Dhs400 (indoors), from Dhs700 (outdoors). 7pm-1am. Souk Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim (04 366 6318).

Tr!beca Kitchen + Bar
Prohibition Soirée features dinner, unlimited drinks and a live DJ.
Dhs349 (food only), Dhs699 (food and drinks from 9pm-1am), Dhs899 (food and drinks from 9pm-3am), Dhs399 (drinks only from 9pm-1am), Dhs599 (drinks only form 9pm-3am). 9pm-3am. JA Ocean View Hotel, The Walk, JBR (050 345 6067).

Weslodge Saloon
Enjoy stunning views of the Burj Khalifa and Dubai skyline, live entertainment and free bubbly at midnight.
Dhs368 (beverage package without a table reservation), Dhs968 (minimum spend for table reservations). From 6pm. JW Marriot Marquis, Business Bay (04 560 1700).

WET Deck
The ultimate countdown party including live acts and a host of performances.
Dhs395 (selected beverages). 7pm-1am. W Dubai, Al Habtoor City (04 435 5577).

ZOCO Dubai
Welcome the New Year with style in an incredibly warm Latin American atmosphere. Enjoy the exquisite South American set menu.
Dhs400 (soft drinks), Dhs790 (house beverages). From 8pm. The Atrium, Al Habtoor City (04 437 0044).





Dhs500-699
365 Restaurant
Add some magic to your year-end celebration with an international buffet, plus many more festive surprises.
Dhs500 per person (house beverages). Sun Dec 31, 7.30pm-12.30am. Novotel Dubai Al Barsha, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 304 9000).

3in1 Restaurant
Hampton’s chic theme, with an array of seafood favourites and live entertainment.
Dhs699 (soft drinks), Dhs950 (house beverages), Dhs1,200 (private cabana, max four people, house beverages and two shishas), half price (kids aged six to 11), free (kids under six). 7pm-3am. Vida Downtown (04 488 8344).

Alta Badia
Enjoy a mouth-watering four-course selection of authentic Italian dishes, plus incredible views across the city.
Dhs600 (food only), Dhs900 (grape pairing); Bar: Dhs550 (including canapés and selected beverages). 8pm-1am. Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 432 3232).

Aqua
All-inclusive pool deck party with unrivalled views and sets from DJs Smokingroove and Adam J.
Dhs500 (welcome drink, free-flowing house beverages and canapés from 7pm-11pm. À la carte menu and standard bar service thereafter). 8pm-3am. JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, Business Bay (04 414 3000).

Armani/Privé
Be part of a white party like no other Armani/Privé’s a snow-covered winter wonderland. Join the countdown to midnight from the Burj Khalifa-facing terrace.
Open bar: Dhs500 (gents before 11pm), Dhs250 (ladies before 11pm); Dhs750 (gents after 11pm), Dhs400 (ladies after 11pm); unlimited bottle tables: Dhs3,000 (up to four guests) Dhs6,000 (up to eight guests), Dhs420 per additional table guest. VIP and terrace table prices available on request. 8pm-3am. Armani Hotel Dubai, Burj Khalifa (056 681 7106).

Bayside Restaurant & Terrace
The gala dinner features a three-course set menu, live band and complimentary kids play area with face-painting, arts and crafts, games, PS4 and kids’ buffet.
Dhs500 (adults), Dhs750 (oysters and caviar), Dhs250 (kids aged six to 12), free (kids under six). 7pm-1am. Steigenberger Hotel Business Bay (04 369 0000).

Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE
Welcome 2018 with a bang, with a huge party headlined by Solomun. It will feature the restaurant menu and unlimited drinks.
Dhs500 (ladies, open bar), Dhs700 (gents, open bar), Dhs1,300 (restaurant set menu with unlimited house beverages). 7pm onwards. Golden Tulip Al Jazira Hotels And Resort, Ghantoot (056 113 3400).

Brasserie Quartier
Start with a glass of bubbly at Champagne Lounge, followed by a lavish buffet, while enjoying the tunes of the live jazz band.
Dhs595 (buffet and a glass of bubbly), Dhs250 (additional beverage package from 8pm-11pm). 7.30pm-2am. The St. Regis Dubai, Al Habtoor City (0435 5555).

Candypants
All-inclusive party brunch in Dubai Marina. A four-hour festive party brunch followed by a huge after-party until the early hours of 2018.
Dhs600 per person. 8.30pm-12.30am (brunch); 12.30am-late (after-party). Andreea’s, Habtoor Grand Resort – Autograph Collection, Dubai Marina (050 220 4638).

Casa de Tapas
Tuck into traditional Spanish fare and dance to the tunes of the spectacular live band. Then take part in the Spanish tradition of eating 12 grapes in the countdown to 2018.
Dhs599 (house beverages), Dhs699 (sparkling grape). 9pm-3am. Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club, Deira (04 416 1800).

China Grill
Bubbly brunch.
Dhs580 (bubbly and house beverages). Over 21s only. 9.30pm-2am. The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Al Sufouh Road (04 511 7333).

COYA
“Colourful and Sweet” New Year’s Eve with DJ and a band.
Dhs500 (minimum spend for high bar tables), from Dhs935 (dinner, minimum spend), Dhs1,500 (premium dinner tables with a view). 8.30pm-3am. Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 316 9600).

Dokuz
International barbecue buffet featuring Turkish delicacies, drinks, a live DJ and great skyline views.
Dhs550 (food only), Dhs850 (house beverages). 9pm-1.30am. Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 311 8316).

Dusty’s
New Year’s Evening Brunch
Dhs600. 8pm-midnight. Al Fattan Currency House, DIFC (04 354 5435).

El Sur
Authentic Spanish fiesta with unlimited tapas, live paella station, Flamenco dancer, live music and the Spanish 12 grapes tradition.
Dhs600 (soft drinks), Dhs850 (house beverages and bubbly), 25 percent discount (early-bird). 8pm-3am. The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Al Sufouh (04 399 7700).

Garden
Journey around a variety of live cooking stations.
Dhs600 (house beverages bubbly until 11pm, plus one glass of bubbly at midnight). 7pm-12.30am. JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, Business Bay (04 414 3000).

Iris Dubai
DJ ConsoulTrainin and DJ Anthony Bassoulou will be bringing you some of the grooviest disco, funk, soul and house in Dubai for a time-travelling night out. Burj Khalifa views, open bar packages and food are included in all packages, which start from Dhs750 and range up to Dhs1,500, while an open bar without reservation is available for Dhs500 on the door.
From Dhs500. 7pm-3am. The Oberoi, Business Bay (056 951 1442).

Il Capo
Feast on a set menu of favorites, live band and stunning views of the Dubai Water Canal.
Dhs550 (soft drinks), Dhs699 (house beverages), Dhs799 (bubbly). 8.30pm-1am. The Westin Dubai, Al Habtoor City(04 437 3333).

Fish Beach Taverna
Fish Beach Taverna NYE party.
Dhs600 (soft drinks), Dhs900 (sparkling grape), Dhs300 (kids aged six to 11). 8pm-1am. The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Al Sufouh (04 511 7333).

Fountain Restaurant
Gala dinner buffet with live cooking stations, belly dancer, live band and a DJ.
Dhs599 (soft drinks and house beverages). 8pm-3am. Mövenpick Hotel & Apartments Bur Dubai, Oud Metha (04 336 6000).

Four Points by Sheraton Sheikh Zayed Road
Enjoy a lavish four-course menu at Luigi’s Italian Restaurant, Moroccan Restaurant and Charlie’s Pub, perfect to ring in 2018.
Dhs500 (soft drinks), Dhs700 (house beverages), half price (kids aged six to 12), free (kids under six). Sheikh Zayed Road (056 414 2213).

Frankie’s italian Bar & Grill
Seven-course set meal complimented by welcome drinks and canapés on arrival, plus a glass of bubbly at midnight while you watch the JBR fireworks. Get a free bottle of Italian bubbly when you book a table of four.
Dhs695, Dhs650 (early-bird), deposit of 50 percent required. 7pm-2am. JA Ocean Beach Tower, Dubai Marina (04 399 4311).

Hilton Al Hamra Beach & Golf Resort
A masquerade ball located in the Lagoon Garden with free flowing beverages, a live band and a four-course dinner under the stars awaits.
Dhs560 (soft drinks), Dhs640 (house beverages). 7pm-2am. Al Hamra Village, Ras Al Khaimah (07 244 6666).

Hilton Ras al Khaimah Resort & Spa
A black and white New Year’s Eve party with unlimited bubbly and mixed drinks from 8pm until late.
Dhs650 (soft drinks), Dhs850 (house beverages). 8pm-2am. Al Maareedh Street, Ras Al Khaimah (07 228 8844).

Inner City Zoo
See in the New Year in style, with an exclusive DJ set from Basement Jaxx, beach access for the ultimate view of the JBR fireworks.
Drinks only: Dhs599 (early-bird), Dhs699 (on the door), VIP Table: Dhs1,000 per person (maximum ten people), VVIP Table: Dhs20,000 per table (maximum 15 people). 11pm-3am (doors open at 10pm, cash bar). Rixos Premium Dubai, The Walk, JBR (058 867 5357).

J&G Steakhouse
Start the evening with mixed drinks in the lounge, followed by a four-course set menu at J&G Steakhouse. Children under the age of 12 are not permitted.
Dhs695 (glass of bubbly), Dhs250 (additional beverage package 8pm-11am. 7.30pm-2am. The St. Regis Dubai, Al Habtoor City (04 435 5577).

Kalea
Tiki masquerade gala dinner with views of the Dubai Parks And Resorts fireworks, plus live entertainment and a kids’ corner.
Dhs695 (soft drinks), Dhs995 (house beverages), Dhs150 (kids aged four to 12). From 8pm. Lapita Hotel Dubai, Dubai Parks And Resorts, Jebel Ali (04 810 9421).

Latest Recipe
NYE buffet.
Dhs550 (house beverages), Dhs250 (kids aged six to 11). 8pm-midnight. Le Méridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Al Sufouh (04 511 7373).

Legends
Fire & Ice-theme New Year’s Eve Celebration. Extensive dinner buffet and wide selection of beverages, with Fire Show and live band.
Dhs650 (selected beverages and sparkling grape), Dhs790 (a bottle of bubbly per person). 8pm-2am. Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club, Deira (04 295 6000).

Little Miss India
This year, head to Little Miss India for fragrant food and vibrant music. Explore Indian cuisine like tandoors, kebabs blended with spices, butter chicken or Little Miss India’s signature biryani.
Dhs555 per person (house beverages). Sun Dec 31 7pm-2am. Fairmont The Palm Dubai Resort, Palm Jumeirah (04 457 3457).

Loca
Revellers can ring in the New Year at any of the Loca branches and find those Mexican rhythms early as the DJs start playing from 8pm.
Dhs500 (minimum spend). 8pm-late. Dubai Marine Beach Hotel & Spa, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 346 1111). Other location: Souk Al Bahar, Downtown Dubai (04 449 4455).

Matto
Celebrate New Year’s the Italian way, with lots of food, live music and passionate Italian singing.
Dhs650 (house beverages), Dhs850 (house beverages and bottle of bubbles between four people). The Oberioi, Business Bay (04 444 1335).

Meridien Village Terrace
Enjoy all you can eat and drink from the favourite festive dishes and treats. A banquet filled with live cooking under the starry sky and free flowing.
Dhs649 (house beverages and bubbly). 8.30pm-12.30am; 12.30am-2:45am (20 percent on all beverages). Le Méridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre, Garhoud (04 217 0000).

Palermo Saha Courtyard
Black and white-themed gala party featuring live DJ, an international buffet and a large movie screen for the dazzling Downtown fireworks.
Dhs575 (adults, members, including unlimited house beverages), Dhs200 (kids aged six to 12), free (kids aged five and under). 9pm-2am. Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club, Al Qudra Road (04 888 3444).

Qasr Al Sultan
New Year's Eve dinner buffet with more than 500 food items, plus live entertainment and performances.
Dhs600 (soft drinks), Dhs950 (house beverages), half price (kids aged five to 12), free (kids under five). Jebel Ali (800 785 826).

QD’s
Mardi Gras-themed New Year’s Eve celebration with international buffet and live entertainment from a DJ and carnival dancers.
Dhs650 (house beverages), Dhs850 (premium beverages and Creekside seating). 8pm-3am. Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club, Deira (04 295 6000).

Rang Mahal by Atul Kochhar
Five-course set-menu of modern Indian cuisine, served indoors or outside overlooking Dubai Water Canal, awaits at this celebration.
Indoors: Dhs550 (house beverages); Outdoors: Dhs750 (house beverages). 7pm-midnight. JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, Business Bay (04 414 3000).

Rüya Dubai
A la carte menu with a minimum spend of Dhs500 per person. Live entertainment featuring a three-piece band.
Dhs500 (minimum spend). 6pm-3am. Grosvenor House, Dubai Marina (04 399 9123).

Sean Connolly At Dubai Opera
A reduced à la carte menu with some extra special dishes and desserts will be served. Expect live music and performing artists during the second sitting.
From Dhs500-2,000. 5.30pm-9pm (first sitting), 9.30pm-late. Dubai Opera, Downtown Dubai (04 3627312).

Sho Cho
Enjoy a New Year’s Eve to remember from this picturesque outdoor venue.
Dhs550 (drinks only), Dhs950 (food and drinks). 9pm-3am. Dubai Marine Beach Resorts & Spa, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 346 1111).

Swim & Tonic Pool Bar and Lounge + The Backyard
Enjoy the stunning views of the Burj Khalifa and Dubai Water Canal.
Dhs500 (house beverages). 7pm-3am. Steigenberger Hotel Business Bay (04 369 0000).

The Agency
Ring in 2018 either indoors in contemporary surroundings or outdoors on the terrace and watch the spectacular fireworks display.
Indoor seating: Dhs550 (five-course menu with a glass of bubbly), A la carte: Dhs350 (minimum spend); Outdoor seating: Dhs650 minimum spend). 7pm-1am. Souk Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim (04 432 3232).

The Backyard
Free-flowing beverages with pass around food, DJ Rain on the decks and a free kids area with games and food, plus spectacular views of the Dubai Water Canal fireworks.
Dhs550. 7pm-3am. Steigenberger Hotel, Business Bay (04 369 0000).

The Grand Grill
South African steakhouse putting on a huge feast with authentic cuisine and special live performances.
Dhs599 per person. 8pm-3am. Habtoor Grand Resort Autograph Collection, JBR (04 399 4221).

Tong Thai
Enjoy a celebratory five-course set-menu showcasing unique regional dishes, street food and national classics.
Dhs500 (house beverages). 6pm-midnight. JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, Business Bay, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 414 30000).

Trader Vic’s Madinat Jumeirah
The menu offers an à la carte range of delicacies from classic prawn cocktail to roasted duck with orange sauce, accompanied by the Trader Vic’s drinks menu.
Dhs650 (minimum spend). Souk Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim (04 366 5646).

Tropicana
Enjoy the views from the rooftop pool bar.
Dhs500 (food and drink). 10pm-1am. Metropolitan Hotel Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04343 0000).

Vault
Enjoy a buzzing atmosphere and crafted concoctions inspired by old-time classics, infused with the latest trends and blends.
Dhs500 (from 8pm-11pm for a standing ticket, canapés and house beverages); Table reservation is not included and is a subject to a minimum spend. 8pm-3am. JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, Business Bay (04 414 3000).

Waka Restaurant & Bar
A la carte menu with signature drinks and premium beverages. Bottle service available. Live DJ and views of the Burj Khalifa from lobby.
Dhs550 (minimum spend for lounge area), Dhs900 (minimum spend for table bookings); Dhs500 (option for set dining menu). 9pm-3am. The Oberoi Dubai, Business Bay (04 444 1455).






Dhs700-899
BiCE Ristorante

New Year’s Eve Dinner.
Dhs750 (food only, with beach party access after dinner for the NYE countdown, Dhs950 (unlimited house beverages within the outlet only, with beach party access after dinner for the NYE countdown). 7pm-late, with beverages served from 7pm until 11.45pm. Hilton Dubai Jumeirah, JBR (04 318 2520).

Bubbalicious
Bubbalicious NYE Brunch from Blue Orange, Hunters and Spice Emporium.
Dhs850 (bubbly and house beverages), Dhs300 (kids aged six to 11). 9pm-1am. The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Al Sufouh (04 511 7139).

folly by Nick & Scott
With panoramic views from the restaurant and terrace areas, folly is the perfect place to ring in 2018. Dine on an eight-course menu.
Dhs795 (soft drinks), Dh1,295 (house beverages and bubbly). 7pm-9pm (dinner); 5pm (drinks and snacks), drinks stop at midnight. Souk Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim (04 430 8535).

Hoi An
For a refined New Year’s Eve celebration, enjoy a sophisticated seven-course set menu that will have you exploring all the delicious flavours of Vietnam.
Dhs745 (food only), Dhs1,125 (grape pairing and bubbly). 7pm-midnight. Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 405 2703).

Nobu
End 2017 at the world renowned Nobu, where guests can dine on the extraordinary New Year’s seven course ‘OMASAKE’ Menu.
Dhs875 (ages 10 to 11), Dhs1,225 (ages 12 to 20), Dhs1,750 (adult). 7pm onwards. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 426 2626).

Noir
Ring in 2018 in style with a live singer and DJ before heading out to the terrace to at New Year for a view of the fireworks.
Standing: Dhs795 (including 5 hours canapes, bottomless craft cocktails, house beverages, grape and hops); Seated: From Dhs2,500, guarantee your seat with a VIP table on terrace with a minimum spend of Dhs2,500; Special beverage promotion: Dhs490 for a bottle of Moët & Chandon; 25% on bookings made before 24 November. 8pm-3am. Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha (04 409 5999).

Sky Lounge Rooftop
Views of the skyline and Burj Khalifa fireworks. 5-hour flow of beverages and canapés and DJ playing nonstop music from 10pm to 3am.
Gold Package: Dhs770 (five-hour flow of beverages and canapés). Guests aged 21 years and above are welcome to book. 10pm-3am. Meydan Grandstand, Nad Al Sheba (04 381 3111).

The Artisan
À la carte menu with seating both indoors and outdoors, with a view of the Burj Khalifa. Live Entertainment and DJ.
Dhs700 (minimum spend). 8pm-3am. Burj Daman, DIFC (04 338 8133).

The Talk
Extensive buffet and live stations at The Talk and Soul with entertainment featuring a belly dancer, a house DJ and a live band.
Dhs799 (soft drinks), Dhs999 (house beverages), half price (kids aged six to 12), free (kids under six). 7pm-2am. Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach, JBR (04 449 8888).

Toro + Ko
Wave goodbye to 2017 at Toro + Ko, where Barcelona meets New York in the heart of Dubai.
Dhs800 (house beverages), Dhs250 (entry fee to Upstairs Lounge Bar, including open bar on selected beverages). 8.30pm-2am. The Square, City Walk (04 590 5433).

Vivaldi by Alfredo Russo
Rolling-style dinner menu withentertainment from a live DJ.
Dhs799 (house beverages and sparkling grape), Dhs325 (kids aged six to 12), free (kids under six). 7pm-2am. Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Towers, Deira (04 228 1111).

WHITE Dubai
Our Club of the Year. A night inspired by Paris, New York, China, Egypt, Rio de Janeiro and Africa with the night costing Dhs800.
Dhs800. 11pm-3am. Meydan Grandstand Rooftop, Nad Al Sheba (050 443 0933).






Dhs900-999
Ayamna

Set menu includes dishes such as the Ayamna grill or traditional roast turkey and Vegetarian set menus.
Dhs990 (adults), Dhs690 (ages 12 to 20), Dhs495 (kids aged nine to 11), free (kids under four). 7pm onwards. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 426 2626).

Besh Turkish Kitchen
Send off the year with dinner at Besh, with live entertainment and perfect views of the city’s fireworks from the rooftop.
Dhs949 (soft drinks), Dhs1,049 (sparkling grape), Dhs169 (kids aged six to 13). 8pm-3am. Sheraton Dubai Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha (04 377 2353).

Boulevard Kitchen
Enjoy an extensive buffet selection with beverages.
Dhs950 (soft drinks), Dhs1,250 (selected house beverages and a bottle of bubbly), Dhs550 (kids aged six to 11), free (kids under six). 8pm-3am. Manzil Downtown Dubai (04 428 5888).

Bread Street Kitchen
Brunch includes hot and cold starters and a seafood station, a cheese station and main courses. There will be a live singer, and guests get access to The Lost Chambers.
Dhs990 (adults), Dhs690 (ages 12 to 20), Dhs495 (kids aged four to 11), free (kids under four). 7pm onwards. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 426 2626).

Bussola Restaurant
Four-course set menu with sparkling grape and house beverages.
Dhs990. Over 21s only. 8pm-1am. The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Al Sufouh (04 511 7136).

Cove Beach
Head to Cove Beach for a night of glitz and glamour featuring dinner, drinks, evertainment and a special performance from Pasrson James. Packages start from Dhs995 for the restaurant, Dhs1,295 for the bar and Dhs1,695 for the View and Sea Lounge.
Dhs995 (restaurant), Dhs1,295 (bar), Dhs1,695 (View and Sea Lounge). From 6pm. Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Umm Suqeim (050 454 6920).

Dunes Café
An international buffet dinner, plus live five-piece band and perfect views of the fireworks.
Dhs990 (soft beverages), Dhs1,395 (house beverages and half bottle of bubbly), Dhs395 (kids aged five to 12). 7pm-1am. Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 405 2703).

Farriers
Extensive NYE buffet, three-piece live band, indoor and outdoor seating. Kids’ area with fun activities. Rooftop party access for guests aged 21 years and above.
Silver Package: Dhs950 (gala dinner, welcome glass of bubbly, free-flowing house beverages and access to the rooftop party with cash bar), Gold Package: Dhs1,600 per person (including gala dinner, welcome glass of bubbly, free flowing house beverages and access to the rooftop party with open bar), Dhs475 (ages 12-20), free (kids under 12). Rooftop party for over 21s only. 7pm-midnight; rooftop party 10pm-3am. The Meydan Hotel, Nad Al Sheba (04 381 3111).

Four Seasons Hotel DIFC
Three areas poolside (including Jacuzzi area), unique glass water pool, international menu and views of the Burj Khalifa fireworks.
Dhs900 (minimum spend). 8pm till late. DIFC (04 506 0000).

Imperium
The grandeur of the imperial feel of the interiors are matched only by the delicacies on display. Savour an incredible feast to ring in 2018.
Dhs990 (premium bubbly and selected beverages). 7pm onwards. Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Palm Jumeirah (04 453 0444).

Kaleidoscope
Ring in the New Year with a kaleidoscope of flavours at Atlantis The Palm’s premier buffet venue, with the array of live cooking stations on offer.
Dhs990 (adults), Dhs690 (ages 12 to 20), Dhs495 (ages four to 11), free (kids under four). 7pm onwards. Atlantis The Palm, The Palm Jumeirah (04 426 2626).

La Cantine du Faubourg
Truffle, caviar, foie gras, lobster, anyone? Enjoy a three-course meal with unique tracks from La Cantine’s talented DJ.
Dhs900 (soft drinks), Dhs1,200 (house grape). Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 352 7105).

Pai Thai
Four-course sharing menu with unlimited beverages and half a bottle of bubbly.
Dhs999 (minimum spend), Dhs650 (food & beverage). 7pm-1am. Jumeirah Al Qasr, Madinat Jumeirah (04 432 3232).

Scots American Grill
Enjoy a chef crafted four-course menu, plus bottle of bubbly. Also see the spectacular fireworks and enjoy lots of other surprises.
Dhs999 (per couple). 7pm-1am. Marriott Hotel Al Jaddaf (04 317 7514).

The Courtyard
Savor a dinner menu fusing Arabic traditions with global flavours while enjoying the sounds of live entertainment.
Dhs950 (soft drinks), Dhs1,250 (selected beverages and a bottle of bubbly). 8pm-3pm. Manzil Downtown Dubai, Downtown Dubai (04 423 88990).

Vii Dubai
Feather boas, Parisian chic and a night of extravagance at Vii Dubai, being taken over by Parisian hangout Le Baron Paris. Guest DJs, dancers, live acts and make-up station. Ladies get a package of unlimited bubbles, mixed drinks and beverages for Dhs900. Groups of four ladies receive a free sharing sushi platter.
Dhs900 (ladies only), à la carte (gents). 8pm-4am. Conrad Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (050 957 9471).

Yuan
Chef David Pang presents the perfect New Year’s Eve dinner.
Dhs990 (adults). Dhs690 (ages 12 to 20), Dhs495 (ages ten to 11). From 7pm. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 426 2626).





Dhs1,000+ 
101 dining lounge & bar
Free-flow of beverages included in selected packages and unlimited bar bites.
Silver Package: Dhs1,450 (premium beverages), Platinum Package: Dhs1,800 (bubbly). 9pm-2am. One&Only The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 440 1030).

360˚
Treat yourself to a magical, once-in-a-lifetime New Year’s Eve, with live DJ.
Five-course Gala dinner and rooftop party: Dhs1,950 (house beverages) Rooftop party: Dhs1,195 per person for table reservations with unlimited house beverages and bar bites after midnight. 8pm-3am. Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Umm Suqeim (04 432 3232).

Al Hadheerah
Gala dinner with Arabian and international dishes, plus live entertainment.
Dhs1,100 (soft drinks), Dhs1,600 (open bar), Dhs750 (kids aged nine to 17), Dhs350 (kids aged five to eight). 8pm-3am. Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa, Al Qudra Road (04 809 6194).

Al Khaima
Arabian cuisine, plus belly dancing and traditional live entertainment.
Dhs1,900 (house beverages), Dhs950 (kids aged five to 15), free (kids under five). 8pm-2am. Le Royal Méridien Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai Marina (04 316 5550).

Armani/Pavilion
Be at the centre of Downtown Dubai’s much-awaited New Year’s Eve celebrations, where a brand-new show, Light Up 2018, is set to replace the city’s famous fireworks display. Light Up 2018 is a Guinness World Record title attempt, and at Armani/Pavilion you’ll be able to witness it with exceptional cuisine and free-flowing beverages.
Dhs1,200 per person (half-price for kids aged under ten). Dec 31, 6pm-1am. Armani Hotel, Burj Khalifa, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3388).

Asado
Add a little Argentinean fiesta to your New Year’s Eve celebrations, with an authentically prepared five-course meal, live Argentinean music, free-flowing bubbly and unparalleled views of the spectacular Burj Khalifa and The Dubai Fountain.
Indoor seating: Dhs1,900 (soft drinks), Dhs2,500 (premium bubbly); ourdoor seating: Dhs2,900 (soft drinks), Dhs3,500 (premium bubbly), half price (kids aged six to 11), free (kids under six). Palace Downtown (04 888 3444).

Athena New Year’s Eve Package
There’s no better way to celebrate than onboard the Athena Charter Yacht, ideal for social and corporate gatherings framed by the magnificent views of the Arabian Gulf.
Dhs14,950 (per boat, including four-hour cruise, canapés and selected house beverages). Minimum of two guests, maximum of 12. 11am-3pm, 4pm-8pm. Dubai Marina Yacht Club, Dubai Marina (04 362 7894).

Athena Superior New Year’s Eve Package
Make it a night to remember as you spend time with those most important to you and sail away in style.
Dhs19,950 (per boat, including four-hour cruise, canapés and selected house beverages). Minimum of two guests, maximum of 12. 9pm-1am. Dubai Marina Yacht Club (04 362 7894).

Bice Mare
Enjoy magnificent views of the Burj Khalifa and The Dubai Fountain. Enjoy a five-course exclusive menu and open bar.
Dhs2,000 (indoor seating), Dhs3,000 (outdoor seating). 7pm onwards. Souk Al Bahar, Downtown Dubai (04 423 0982).

Bistrot Bagatelle
Three-course set menu with unlimited selection of beverages. Extra charge for caviar and beverages not within the unlimited selection.
Dhs1,500 (house beverages). 8pm-late. Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 354 5035).

BLVD On One
Celebrate in style this New Year’s at our BLVD on One festive dinner buffet. Enjoy a lavish international meal with flavours from around the world.
Dhs1,450. 7.30pm-1am. FIVE Palm Jumeirah Dubai, Palm Jumeirah (04 455 9988).

Brasserie 2.0
Feast on an exquisite international buffet fit for a king, and dance the night away with Brasserie’s seven-piece band and resident DJ.
Dhs1,900 (unlimited selected house beverages), Dhs950 (kids aged five to 15), free (kids under five). 8pm-2am. Le Royal Méridien Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai Marina (04 316 5550).

Buddha-Bar
Mouth-watering pan-Asian cuisine paired with delicious drinks, along with an evening of dance, fire and pole performances.
Dhs1,600 (four-course sharing menu and unlimited selected house beverages). 8pm-3pm. Grosvenor House Dubai, Dubai Marina (04 317 6000).

Buhayra Lounge
Take in the glamorous ambience of the al fresco poolside lounge and awe-inspiring views of the Burj Khalifa while indulging in a delicious buffet and free-flowing bubbly.
Dhs1,800 (soft drinks), Dhs2,500 (premium bubbly), Dhs900 (kids aged six to 11), free (kids under six). 8pm-3am. Palace Downtown (04 888 3444).

Cabana
An indulgent New Year’s buffet, featuring lavish live carving and seafood stations, unlimited premium house beverages and a bottle of premium bubbly to be shared between two guests, plus impeccable views of the Burj Khalifa. There’s terrace seating or access to a private cabana, and live entertainment by a Cuban band, plus the resident DJ.
Dhs2,350 (per person at a shared table), Dhs1,175 (kids aged six to 11), Dhs17,000 (private cabana, for up to eight guests). Address Dubai Mall (04 438 8888).

Dana Ballroom
Enjoy an array of international cuisine from live cooking stations and groove the night away to the greatest hits of the era, performed by a live band at this ’80s Gala Dinner. Dress code: ’80s style.
Dhs2,400 (house beverages). From 8pm. Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 270 7777).

D&A
Celebrate the English way this New Year’s Eve and dig into a family-style carvery menu with your mates and close ones. Guests can also expect live entertainment.
Dhs1,200 (selected beverages), Dhs900 (ages 12 to 20), Dhs550 (kids aged four to 11). 8pm-late. Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Umm Suqeim (04 432 3232).

Ewaan
Ring in the New Year in ultimate style with a lavish oriental buffet and free-flowing bubbly against spectacular views of the stunning Burj Khalifa and the legendary dancing fountains. Fresh oriental cuisine is prepared at live cooking stations and there will be a live band.
Indoor seating: Dhs1,600 (soft drinks), Dhs2,000 (bubbly), Dhs800 (kids aged six to 11); outdoor seating: Dhs1,800 (soft drinks), Dhs2,500 (bubbly), Dhs900 (kids aged six to 11), free (kids under six). 8pm-3am. Palace Downtown (04 888 3444).

Fai
Enjoy a more intimate New Year’s Eve celebration at the relaxed FAI lounge. As midnight strikes, sip on free-flowing premium bubbly complemented by delicious canapés as you admire the spectacular fountain show.
Dhs1,000 (house beverages), Dhs1,500 (bubbly). Over 21s only. 8pm-3am. Palace Downtown (04 888 3444).

Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach
Throwback to flashiest, most extravagant, innovative decade of the last century this New Year’s Eve.
Dhs2,400 per person (food and soft drinks). 8pm-late. Jumeirah Beach Road (04 270 7777).

Geales
Say goodbye to 2017 in style. A four-piece band and celebrity DJ, delicious four-course sharing menu and mixed drinks all night long.
Dhs1,700 (house beverages), Dhs800 (kids aged five to 15), free (kids under five). 8pm-2am. Le Royal Méridien Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai Marina(04 316 5550).

Great British Restaurant (GBR)
Dress up in your finest and join in the early celebrations at a grand gala dinner in GBR. Enjoy the the finest in British food. Guests also get free-flowing beverages.
Dhs1,250 (house beverages), Dhs495 (ages 12 to 20), Dhs195 (kids aged six to 11), free (kids under six). 8pm-2am. DUKES Dubai, Palm Jumeirah (04 455 1111).

ikandy ultralounge
Ring in the New Year under the stars with a picture-perfect view of the Burj Khalifa and the astounding New Year’s fireworks display.
Dhs2,950 per person, seated (including an international buffet, premium house beverages and half a bottle of premium bubbly), Dhs1,650 per person, seated (including an international buffet, premium house beverages and a half bottle of bubbly), Dhs850 per person (walk-ins), no seat guaranteed (including an international buffet and premium house beverages), Dhs500 per person for those coming from dining at one of Shangri-La’s restaurants, no seat guaranteed (including premium house beverages). 8pm-2am. Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 405 2703).

Indie DIFC
This trendy DIFC bar is offering up a night to remember with a journey across all genres and eras, mixing vibes from its weekly Latin, French and retro nights for one big mash up.
Dhs1,000 per person. 6pm-3am. Gate Village 5, DIFC (055 455 6106).

Jumeirah Al Qasr
Jumeirah Al Qasr, the Palace, will turn Arboretum, Al Hambra and The Hide restaurants into a venue for an unforgettable evening to welcome 2018.
Dhs1,400 per person aged 21 and above (including a bottle of bubbly per couple, a free-flow of selected beverages and sparkling grape), Dhs1,200 per person aged 12 to 20 (soft beverages), Dhs500 (kids aged four to 11). 8pm onwards. Jumeirah Al Qasr, Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim (04 432 3232).

Katana Dubai
New Year’s Under The Stars set menu with outdoor seating overlooking Burj Khalifa lights display. Indoor seating includes DJ and beverages.
Package A: Dhs2,500 indoor seating (set menu and soft drinks, bubbly and house beverages), Package B: Dhs2,500 outdoor seating (set menu and soft drinks, with beverages charged on consumption inside in the bar area). From 8pm. Address Downtown (04 277 8808).

Khyber
Spice up the last hours of 2017 with an Indian-inspired dinner, complete with live entertainment. Then continue the celebrations on the beach.
Dhs1,250 (house beverages), Dhs495 (ages 12 to 20), Dhs195 (kids aged six to 11), free (kids under six). 8pm-2am. DUKES Dubai, Palm Jumeirah (04 455 1111).

La Parilla
Celebrate with an Argentinian fiesta to the tango rhythms and prime-cuts at the top of Jumeirah Beach Hotel, with breathtaking views of the
Burj Al Arab.
Indoor seating: Dhs1,950 (five-course menu, and a bottle of bubbly per couple, plus a free-flow of selected beverages); outdoor seating: Dhs3,000 (five-course menu, a bottle of bubbly per couple and a free-flow of selected beverages). 8pm-late. Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Umm Suqeim (04 432 3232).

Latitude
Enjoy a flavourful spread of festive-inspired dishes and sip on refreshing selected beverages at the open bar. Outdoor terrace available.
Dhs1,695 (glass of bubbly and a free-flow of selected beverages), Dhs1,395 (ages 12 to 20), Dhs550 (kids aged four to 11). 8pm till late. Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Umm Suqeim (04 432 3232).

Le Cirque
Expect a four-course set menu, live entertainment, theatrical performances and bubbly.
Dhs1,100. From 7pm. The Ritz-Carlton DIFC (04 372 2444).

Level 43
New Year’s Eve at Level 43 Sky Lounge promises to be an unforgettable night with front-row seats to the annual fireworks extravaganza 43 floors up. The evening will also feature a lavishing buffet and premium drinks perfected by a delightful dessert buffet to ring in the New Year. Dance your way into the New Year with our resident DJ playing your favorite beats.
Dhs1,450 (a glass of bubbly at midnight). Four Points by Sheraton Sheikh Zayed Road (056 414 2213).

Luna Sky Bar
Enjoy sharing bites of pan-Asian cuisine, plus views of the Burj Khalifa fireworks.
Dhs1,200 (three-course dinner with soft drinks). From 8pm. Four Seasons Hotel, DIFC (04 506 0000).

Maya Modern Mexican Kitchen + lounge
Indulge in a four-course Mexican sharing menu before taking to the dancefloor to enjoy live entertainment by a four-piece band.
Dhs1,700 (unlimited selected house beverages), Dhs800 (kids aged five to 15), free (kids under five). 8pm-2am. Le Royal Méridien Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai Marina (04 316 5550).

Mercury Lounge
Rollerskates, neon lights, florescent jewellery and ’80s greatest hits take guests back in time at Mercury Lounge. Be ready to dance and shout into the New Year.
Dhs2,400 (dinner), Dhs1,200 (canapés), Dhs600 (minimum spend). From 8pm. Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 270 7777).

Na3Na3
A sophisticated New Year’s buffet, featuring festive delicacies, entertainment by a Hawaiian dancer and a live band, plus access to a prime views of the spectacular fireworks display at midnight.
Silver Package: Dhs1,100 (including access to the hotel entrance for magnificent views of Downtown Dubai), Dhs550 (kids aged six to 11); Gold Package: Dhs1,600 (including house beverages and access to a private cabana), Dhs800 (kids aged six to 11); free
(kids under six). Address Dubai Mall (04 438 8888).


Nasimi Restaurant
Party into 2018 at Nasimi Beach with a mouthwatering New Year’s Eve set menu and vegetarian menu, as resident DJ David De Luca provides the beats.
Dhs1,750 (adult), Dhs1,225 (ages 12 to 20), Dhs875 (ages four to 11), free (kids under four). 7pm onwards. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 426 2626).

Namu
Amplify your celebration with the best of Korean and Japanese cuisine while enjoy live music from Dubai’s hottest entertainers.
Dhs1,495 (unlimited premium beverages and bubbly). 7pm-1am. W Dubai, Al Habtoor City (04 435 5577).

Nathan Outlaw at Al Mahara
Immerse yourself in a culinary adventure that almost appears to take place underwater. You’ll be surrounded by incredible sea life in this world-famous hotel.
Dhs8,750 (ages 12 and above). 8pm-11pm. Burj Al Arab, Umm Suqeim (04 432 3232).

Nippon Bottle Company
Asian-inspired bar tapas, exclusive viewing deck at the outdoor terrace, which showcases the majestic Burj Khalifa fireworks display.
Dhs1,900 (table of four, plus one bottle of premium beverage with mixers or bubbly), Dhs3,500 (table of six, plus two bottles of premium premium beverage with mixers or bubbly). 8.30pm-12.30pm (bar open until 2am). Dusit Thani Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 317 4515).

Noir Cocktail Lounge & Bar – VIP Blue Room
Luxury VIP experience offering a unique level of personalised service and access to a private terrace to see the fireworks. The package price includes luxury limousine pick-up within Dubai, personal butler service, Dhs40,000 of credit towards a selection of premium beverages, grape and hops, personalised menu, private performance by singer during the event, use of event photographer and private album collection during the evening, private terrace offering views of the fireworks, private security escort, and a pair of custom engraved bubbly flutes for each guest.
Dhs50,000 (up to ten people). 7pm-3am. Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates (04 409 5999).

Observatory Bar & Grill
Indulge in the finest foods of the land and sea and enjoy live entertainment, plus amazing views of Dubai Marina and of the NYE fireworks from Palm Jumeirah.
Dhs1,299 (Dubai Marina side), Dhs1,499 (Palm Jumeirah side). 8pm-11.30pm (food), 8pm-12.30am (drinks). Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites, Dubai Marina (04 319 4000).

Olea Levantine Restaurant
International feast on the pool deck/terrace of Mosaic Chill and Olea, with live music and views of the fireworks.
Dhs1,250 (soft drinks), Dhs1,500 (house beverages), Dhs475 (kids aged six to 12), free (kids under six). 8pm-2am. Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates (04 409 5999).

Ossiano
Underwater restaurant that will be serving an eight-course menu. The event is open to guests aged ten and above. Live entertainment comes from Salha and the Million Dollar Band.
Dhs1,750 (adults), Dhs1,225 (ages 12 to 20), Dhs875 (ages ten to 11). From 7pm. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 426 2622).

Palm Grill
If you’re looking for a casual setting, to feel the breeze in your hair, sand between your toes, and enjoy great food, Palm Grill is the way to go.
Dhs1,950 (French bubbly and house beverages, ages 16 and above), Dhs1,250 (ages 12 to 16), Dhs750 (kids aged six to 11). 7pm-midnight. The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai, Dubai Marina (04 318 6150).

Plaj
By the shore is where the magic happens this New Year’s Eve. Great music, a stunning setting and a delectable four-course dinner.
Dhs1,500 (premium bubbly and selected beverages). 7pm onwards.Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Palm Jumeirah (04 453 0444).

Prime68
Enjoy one of the best views of the city and Dubai’s famous NYE fireworks display over a six-course exclusive menu at Prime68.
Dhs1,200 (house beverages and a glass of bubbly for a midnight toast, non-window seat), Dhs1,400 (house beverages and a glass of bubbly for a midnight toast, window seat). 7pm-11pm. JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, Business Bay (04 414 3000).

Prime Steakhouse
Exquisite five-course menu within a luxurious ambience. Dishes are paired with selected grape and live piano and saxophone players provide the entertainment. Guests also get access to the NY rooftop party.
Silver Package: Dhs1,250 per person (gala dinner, welcome glass of bubbly, free-flow of house beverages and access to the rooftop party with cash bar), Gold Package: Dhs1,900 (gala dinner, welcome glass of bubbly, free-flow of house beverages and access to the rooftop party with open bar). Over 21s only. 7pm-midnight (Rooftop party 10pm-3am). The Meydan Hotel, Nad Al Sheba (04 381 3111).

Pure Sky Lounge & Dining
New Year’s Eve Dinner.
Dhs1,150 (Palm Terrace lounge table seating, including drinks and canapés), Dhs750 (Palm Terrace cocktail table seating, including unlimited drinks and canapés), Dhs500 (Palm Terrace bar seating, including unlimited drinks), Dhs695 (Marina Terrace seating, including unlimited food and open bar), Dhs750 (indoor lounge table seating, including unlimited drinks and canapés), Dhs695 (indoor restaurant or executive lounge table seating, including unlimited food and selected drinks), Dhs495 (Executive lounge seating, including unlimited drinks and canapés), Add-on: Dhs250 after midnight package, including two hours of unlimited drinks from midnight. 8pm-late. Hilton Dubai, The Walk, JBR (04 374 7888).

Quattro Passi
Inspired by the flavours of the Amalfi Coast, Quattro Passi is offering an authentic Italian five-course New Year’s Eve menu.
Dhs1,450. 7.30pm-1am. Five Palm Jumeirah Dubai, Palm Jumeirah (04 455 9988).

Raffles Garden
A relaxed garden setting for an intimate celebration with close friends and family in the comfort of your personal garden cabana.
Minimum spend for private cabanas: Dhs1,000 (per couple), Dhs2,000 (for groups). Cabanas seat up to six people. 5pm-3am. Raffles Dubai, Oud Metha (04 324 8888).

Rhodes Twenty10
Indulge in an unforgettable four-course set menu, which offers a wide selection of European-inspired dishes and steak favourites.
Dhs1,600 (selected premium beverages.), Dhs950 (kids aged 12 to 15), free (kids under four). 8pm-2am. Le Royal Méridien Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai Marina (04 316 5550).

Rhodes W1
Four-course set menu, with entry to Buddha-Bar or Siddharta Lounge at midnight.
Dhs1,400 (selected house beverages), Dhs700 (kids aged six to 12). 8pm-midnight. Grosvenor House Dubai, Dubai Marina (04 317 6000).

Roberto’s
Guests can enjoy a four-course meal with live entertainment from the resident and guest DJs, plus dance shows.
Dhs 1,400 (restaurant), Dhs1,900 (indoor lounge), Dhs2,400 (terrace lounge), Dhs2,400 (restaurant exclusive balcony), Dhs400 (upgrade on selected beverages). From 8pm. Gate Village 1, DIFC (04 386 0066).

Rockfish
Rockfish restaurant is the place to be for a chic and fun evening. Enjoy the majestic fireworks from both Madinat Jumeirah and Burj Al Arab Jumeriah.
Dhs3,000 per person (including a six-course set menu, free-flowing selected beverages and a bottle of bubbly per couple by midnight). 8pm onwards. Jumeirah Al Naseem, Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim (04 432 3232).

Ronda Locatelli
Dig into an eight-course menu, which features roasted duck with wild chicory, chestnut and amarena cherries, native Canadian lobster carpaccio, as well as gnocchi with venison ragu.
Dhs1,750 (adults), Dhs1,250 (ages 12 to 20), Dhs875 (kids aged four to 11), free (kids under four). 7pm onwards. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 426 2626).

Scape Restaurant and Lounge
Indulge in a fusion of Californian flavour and the freshest ingredients that Latin America and Asia have to offer, served in this vibrant and chic venue.
Dhs8,750 (ages 12 and above), Dhs2,000 (ages four to 11). 8pm-11pm. Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim (04 301 7600).

Seafire Steakhouse & Bar
Seven-course menu includes dishes such as Kelly oysters with ginger and ponzu, home-cured foie gras torch on, and the Seafire rossini and black forest cheesecake.
Dhs1,750 (adults), Dhs1,225 (ages 12 to 20), Dhs875 (ages four to 11), free (kids under four). 7pm onwards. Atlantis The Palm, The Palm (0 4 426 2622).

Siddharta Lounge by Buddha-Bar
Dine on gorgeous coastal Mediterranean fare, while enjoying the beats of Siddharta’s resident DJ.
Dinner Seating: Dhs1,400 (four-course sharing menu and unlimited selected house beverages), Lounge Seating: Dhs1,200 (four-course sharing menu and unlimited selected house beverages). 8pm-2am. Grosvenor House Dubai, Dubai Marina (04 317 6000).

Sloane’s
Enjoy a delicious selection of international cuisine, with live entertainment.
Dhs1,400 (selected house beverages), Dhs700 (kids aged six to 12). 7pm-1am. Grosvenor House Dubai, Dubai Marina (04 317 6000).

Social House
Welcome the New Year with a delicious four-course menu, unlimited drinks, gift hamper, a special photograph and family entertainment.
Dhs2,000 (Diamond Burj View), Dhs1,600 (Gold Burj View Al Fresco), Dhs1.200 (Silver Fountain View). 7pm-late. Lower Ground, Near Star Atrium, The Dubai Mall (04 339 8640).

Sultan’s Lounge
Enjoy an intimate celebration within a private setting with Majestic décor, perfect for you and your close ones to see in the New Year.
Dhs1,500 (four-course menu with free-flowing premium bubbly). 7pm onwards. Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Palm Jumeirah (04 453 0444).

The Atlantic Dubai
Enjoy the best views in town of the Burj Khalifa fireworks from the comfort of The Atlantic, with an array of exquisite dishes to feast upon.
Inside seating, all-inclusive: Dhs1,199 (early-bird), Dhs1,499 (regular); Terrace Corner, all inclusive: Dhs1,999 (early-bird), Dhs2,499 (regular). Terrace, all inclusive: Dhs2,499 (early-bird), Dhs2,999 (regular). 9pm-2am. Souk Al Bahar, Downtown Dubai (04 442 5662).

The Family Pool, Address Boulevard
Enjoy a gala-style dinner in the outdoor seating area of the family pool while you indulge in a four-course set menu dinner and the children stay entertained in a dedicated area with our kids’ attendant.
Dhs2,200 (house beverages minimum of four guests), half price (ages 14 to 21), free (kids under 14). 7pm-3am. Address Boulevard, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3444).

The Gulf Lawn
Rewind to a golden era and celebrate the New Year in retro style. Join the crowd for entertainment, glorious food and many more surprises.
Dhs1,950 (ages 16 and above, including French bubbly and house beverages), Dhs1,250 (ages 12 to 16), Dhs750 (kids aged six to 11). 8pm-2am. The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai Marina (04 318 6150).

The Noodle House
See the fireworks with a five-course set menu, unlimited prawn crackers, a mocktail, iced tea or soft drink.
Dhs1,750. Noon-2am. The Dubai Mall (04 388 4827).

The Palmery
With and endless selection of cuisine, you’re bound to enjoy your best meal of 2017. The live band will be playing a mix of classic and current hits.
Dhs1,400 per person (selected beverages and a bottle of bubbly per couple by midnight), Dhs1,200 per person (aged 12 to 20), Dhs500 (kids aged four to 11). Access to Shimmers beach party after dinner is included. 8pm onwards. Jumeirah Al Naseem, Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim (04 432 3232).

The Restaurant Terrace at Address Boulevard
At the social gathering by the main pool, you can tantalise your taste buds with a variety of canapés, live cooking stations and free-flowing house beverages. A DJ will also be playing to set the mood as you enjoy the spectacular NYE Downtown fireworks display. A dedicated package is also available if you wish to book a table at The Library, The Music Room or The Game Room of The Restaurant at Address Boulevard, with access to the party area by the pool.
Dhs1,700 (social reception by the pool), Dhs2,220 (table at The Restaurant at Address Boulevard, plus access to the social reception by the pool (minimum of four guests). 7pm-3am. Address Boulevard, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3444).

The Restaurant at Address Boulevard
A festive four-course set menu paired with premium house beverages composed of such dishes as terrine of foie gras and slow-roasted rack of veal. Guests also get the opportunity to access the social gathering by the main pool, too.
Dhs2,700 (indoor seating), Dhs3,200 (outdoor seating). 7pm-3am. Address Boulevard, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3444).

The Starry Night Arena
Gala dinner, glittering décor touches, a star-lit glass ceiling, jazz rhythms and mesmerising lights.
Dhs3,750 (free-flow of selected beverages), Dhs2,250 (ages 12 to 20), free (kids aged four to 11). 8pm-late. Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Umm Suqeim (04 432 3232).

Thiptara
Make way for a fabulous start to 2018 against breath-taking views of the Burj Khalifa and the sumptuous surroundings of the celebrated Thiptara. Indulge in a five-course feast of the finest Thai delicacies and raise a glass to the New Year.
Indoor seating: Dhs1,900 (soft drinks), Dhs2,500 (premium bubbly); outdoor seating: Dhs2,900 (soft drinks), Dhs3,500 (premium bubbly). Only children over 12 years of age will be admitted. 8pm-3am. Palace Downtown (04 888 3444)

Toro Toro
Four-course sharing menu and an unlimited selection of beverages, plus a live DJ.
Dhs1,400 (unlimited selection of house beverages), Dhs700 (kids aged six to 12). 8pm-2am. Grosvenor House Dubai, Dubai Marina (04 317 6000).

Villa Beach and Beach lounge
Set by the shore and in an idyllic spot right by the towering Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, spend New Year’s Eve at Villa Beach, with its remarkable take on seafood.
Dhs1,950 (five-course set menu, a bottle of bubbly per couple and free-flowing selected beverages), Dhs1,650 (ages 12 to 20), Dhs550 (kids aged four to 11). 8pm-late. Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Umm Suqeim (04 432 3232).

Wavebreaker Beach Bar & Grill
New Year’s Eve Dinner.
Dhs750 (food only), Dhs1,300 (unlimited house beverages including live stations unlimited buffet, premium seating for The Gipsy’s concert and Beach Party, access after dinner for New Year’s Eve countdown). 7pm till late (alcohol served from 7pm-11.45pm). Hilton Dubai Jumeirah Resort, Dubai Marina (04 318 2582).

West 14th
Make the beach your base with an American barbecue and jazz party.
Dhs1,250 (adults), kids’ prices on request. 8pm-2am. DUKES Dubai, Palm Jumeirah (04 455 1111).

Waldorf Astoria Ras al Khaimah
A New Year’s Eve gala dinner with lavish buffet of international cuisine, unlimited drinks, live band and spectacular fireworks display on the beach.
Dhs1,200 (food and unlimited drinks). 7pm-1am. Vienna Street, Ras Al Khaimah (07 203 5555).

Zuma Dubai
Full à la carte and bar bites menus available, with a DJ and live music from 9pm.
Dhs1,000 (minimum spend at the restaurant), call for reservations and prices in the lounge. 7pm and 9.30pm (restaurant), from 9pm (bar). Gate Village 6, DIFC (04 425 5660).

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