New menus and new venues are bound to make Dubai this week memorable.
Sunday 28 March 2021
Industry Night at The Hidden Hog, DIFC:
DIFC’s newest eatery has launched a night dedicated to treating the hospitality industry staff in Dubai this week, with a flat 50% discount off their total bill. All items available on The Hidden Hog’s food and beverage menus are applicable to the discount, including great after-work drink accompaniments. Highlights include yellowfin tuna tagliata with a pistachio crust and Romeo and Juliet pizza of cream of zucchini, mozzarella, mascarpone and smoked salmon. To avail of the Industry Night offer, hospitality employees must show a valid employment ID card. Sundays, from 10am to 3am.
Monday 29 March 2021
The Art of Dining at Hutong, DIFC:
Hutong, the contemporary Northern Chinese restaurant is DIFC has launched an elegantly curated lunch and dinner menu in celebration of the region’s leading art fair, Art Dubai. Stars on the unlimited Dim Sum Lunch menu include a rich Black Pepper Beef Bao, Sweet Bean Sauce Chicken Bao and Black Garlic and Chicken Siu Mai. Guests visiting Hutong for dinner will be treated to a menu of stand-out dishes, including the Wild Mushroom and Truffle Bao, the signature Ma La Chilli Prawns and Yu Xiang Crispy Eggplant. The feast is rounded-off with the delightfully light Bao and Soy or spiced Ma La dessert. Available 29 March to 3 April. AED 98 (unlimited dim sum lunch) and AED 198 (Art Dubai Dinner Menu).
GO: Call (0)4 220 0868 for reservations and more information.
Tuesday 30 March 2021
Visit The Cove Beach Smokehouse at Cove Beach Dubai, Caesars Palace Bluewaters Dubai:
Cove Beach is firing up the BBQ in Dubai this week with its ultimate ‘Smokehouse’ package every Tuesday. Indulge in unlimited BBQ favourites, including glazed short rib, BBQ pancetta-wrapped chicken, sausages and roast beef, alongside corn on the cob, french fries, cauliflower gratin and a selection of sauces – all washed down with a bucket of thirst-quenching hops. Tuesdays, from 7pm to 11pm. AED 249 per person (unlimited BBQ and a bucket of hops for two people).
GO: Call (0)50 454 6920 for reservations and more information.
Wednesday 31 March 2021
Travel around the world with Bagatelle at Fairmont Dubai:
See Bagatelle transform into its international counterparts, with each city taking over for one whole month. Starting with a “London Calling” theme, buckle up your seatbelts and head to the city of Big Ben and double-decker buses. The décor will be reminiscent of the buzzing London outpost, so be sure to arrive in chic London style for a night to remember. Diners will tuck into the decadent Crudo de Daurade to start, a sumptuous Côtes d’Agneau Grillées as a main, and finish off with a dessert such as the Tarte à la Rhubarbe et Gingembre or an Assiette de Fromages, a unique selection of fine British cheese. And in perfect pairing, Bagatelle mixologists have prepared London-esque tipples known as Milk Punch – three different original cocktail recipes based on milk, spirits, spices and juices, made using the finest English tea selection in town. Wednesdays from 8pm, AED 300 per person (three-course menu).
Thursday 1 April 2021
Happy Hour at The City Grill, Al Habtoor City:
The Atrium’s South African Steakhouse has launched its new Happy Hour offer in Dubai this week. For AED 99 per person, guests will receive a portion of chicken wings along with three selected house beverages. Additional, all guests will receive a 35% discount on the a la carte menu during the happy hour to tuck into The City Grill’s steaks and seafood specials. Available Tuesday to Sunday, from 5pm to 8pm.
GO: Call (0)4 437 0088 for reservations and more information.
Friday 2 April 2021
Visit the new Insta-Worthy branch of Bounty Beets at Le Méridien Dubai Hotel and Conference Centre:
Located in one of Dubai’s longest-standing hotels, the new Bounty Beets offers pink hues, botanical touches, a flamingo mural and the highly recognisable ‘Hello Beautiful’ wall that will prove a focal point of Insta sharing. For a successful start to your day, have your pick from fluffy stacks of ‘Every Day I’m Waffling’ to the fresh, savoury ‘Bravocado’. The lunch and dinner menu hosts a selection of ‘Unbelieva-bowl’ poke and ‘Abundance Salads’ coupled with jars of smoothie goodness to wash it all down. Open daily from 8am to 10pm.
Saturday 3 April 2021
Enjoy a daycation at Sofitel Dubai The Palm:
Escape Dubai this week and enjoy all-day access to four swimming pools and the 500m stretch of private beach at this Palm Jumeriah hotspot. There’s plenty to keep the kids busy, including the kids club, water slides, and watersports, along with Waiora Aqua Bounce. This inflatable obstacle course features an assortment of slides, towers, bridges, cliffs, monkey bars and even a trampoline. Perfect for some family fun in the sun. AED100 per person, AED 65 (children aged four to twelve years), and AED 50 (Waiora Aqua Bounce). All pool and beach day pass holders will receive a 30% discount at all restaurants and bars.