These happy hours, theme nights and weekend brunches are our top recommendations for a fun week ahead.
Sunday 8 August 2021
Weekday Happy Hour at Goose Island, FIVE Jumeriah Village
The new neighbourhood hangout welcomes friends and family to enjoy one of the largest selections of hops in town amidst a relaxed atmosphere. Goose Island features a lively roster of entertainment that includes an indoor gaming area ideal for beating the summer heat with simulated golf, pool tables and large television screens with live coverage of all major sporting fixtures. Take advantage of the venues weekday happy hour and enjoy two for one on selected beverages, Sunday to Thursday, from 5pm to 9pm.
GO: Call (0)5 890 90053 for reservations and more information.
Monday 9 August 2021
Beat the heat at Lucky Fish Dubai, West Palm Beach
Lucky Fish invites guests to cool off at their new indoor terrace. Located on the pristine shores of West Beach, Palm Jumeirah, culinary aficionados can indulge in refreshing cocktails and seafood specialities, taking in the views of the Dubai Marina skyline from the comfort of the venues airconditioned interiors. With daily entertainment provided by a resident DJ playing a mix of uplifting beats, this energetic setting is the ultimate location for a Mediterranean inspired escape this summer.
GO: Call (0)4 569 3447 for reservations and more information.
Tuesday 10 August 2021
SoFishTicated Tuesdays at Charm Thai, Crowne Plaza Dubai Marina
Charm Thai aims to take guests on a Thai culinary journey across the seas with their SoFishTicated menu. The menu draws inspiration from the ocean, presenting sea bass, squid, crabs, mussels, tiger prawns and octopus cooked Thai style. Featuring a delectable range of starters, soups, and mains, followed by an authentic Thai dessert, guests will be able to enjoy specials like red sea bass curry and shrimp satay as well. Tuesdays, from 6pm. AED 180 (soft beverages) and AED 350 (house beverages).
GO: Visit https://charmthaidxb.com for reservations and more information.
Wednesday 11 August 2021
Murder Mystery Dinner at Flashback Speakeasy Bar & Lounge, Paramount Hotel Dubai
After two successful sell-out runs, Paramount Hotel Dubai’s Murder Mystery dinner is back with a new cast and narrative. Hidden behind a bookcase in the hotel’s glamorous lobby, diners will enter the Flashback Speakeasy Bar & Lounge and travel back to Spanish Harlem in 1920’s New York City. So put on your investigation hat as you step into a story straight out of a film at this movie-inspired hotel and help to solve a century-old homicide. So come dressed in your favourite 1920’s attire while gathering clues from the characters and hidden rooms. The Murder Mystery Dinner is available every Wednesday, from 7pm. AED 299 (soft beverages), AED 380 (house beverages) and AED 550 (sparkling beverages).
GO: Call (0)4 246 6641 for reservations and more information.
Thursday 12 August 2021
Tuck into the new summer menu at Beluga Restaurant and Lounge, Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai
Highlights from the delightful new creations include caviar brioche, a French toast paired with cream, edible flowers and house caviar, torch flamed smoked salmon topped with house caviar, salmon rillettes salad, grilled tiger prawns and Asian inspired smoked duck roll where succulent duck meat and crab are adorned with caviar. Beluga’s chef has also added dishes to their existing pizza menu, such as the seafood pizza loaded with shrimps, clamps, scallop, tomato sauce and rocket leaves, and the spinach pizza in white sauce cooked in the original Izzo Forni Scugnizzo Napoletano oven.
Friday 13 August 2021
Friday Brunch at GRAZE Gastro Grill & Bar, La Ville Hotel & Suites City Walk Dubai
Dubai’s new steak brunch will spice up your Fridays with its carnivorous food options, ranging from the finest Australian meat cuts to delicious seafood dishes, delectable sides and crafted concoctions. Enjoy a four-hour feast while enjoying live R&B tunes and DJ beats that set the ambience for an afternoon of fun. Fridays, from 1pm to 5pm. AED 299 (soft beverages) and AED 399 (house beverages),
Saturday 14 August 2021
La Sobremesa Saturdays at Lola Taberna Española, Tryp by Wyndham Dubai:
Gather with friends and family for a relaxed lunch at Lola Taberna Española. As is customary in Spain, the afternoon will start with an aperitif, followed by a selection of sharing starters, flavourful paella, and a selection of desserts. Saturdays, from 1pm to 4pm. AED 199 (soft beverages), AED 210 (house beverages) and AED 299 (sparkling).