3 fresh restaurants to check out in Dubai this weekend

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A new restaurant on Bluewaters, a seaside bistro and a Saturday date night deal…

We’re spoiled for choice when it comes to dining out in Dubai – from celebrity chef-led restaurants to indie gems, there are new openings every week. So, if you’re looking for somewhere fresh to book a table this weekend, these are our top picks.

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Brand new: The Selfish Bull

This surf and turf seaside spot is the latest licensed restaurant to open on Bluewaters. Promising wood-fired steaks and seafood, the venue has both indoor and outdoor seating, where guests can dine on an array of dishes such as fresh oysters, crab, Canadian lobster or more meaty options such as the Tomahawk steak.

The Selfish Bull, Bluewaters Island, off JBR, now open. Facebook.com/TheSelfishBull

Brand new: Fitzroy

 

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This European bistro is the latest waterfront opening at new Palm Jumeirah destination, The Pointe. It’s got both indoor and outdoor seating at its first floor location, and the menu reads like a roll-call of the most popular bistro dishes, that include steak tartare, chicken liver paté, grilled entrecote andd confit duck leg. Lighter bites include gourmet sandwiches and salads, with the menu finished off with an array of desserts such as crème brulée, apple tarte tatin or chocolate fondant.

Fitzroy, The Pointe, Palm Jumeirah, daily 12pm to 12am. Tel: (04) 568 4229. @fitzroydxb.com

The date night deal: Jazz PizzaExpress

Does a bottle of wine, dough balls and jazz sound like your kind of date-night? Then head to Jazz PizzaExpress this Saturday, for their new ‘All That Jazz’ night. Priced at Dhs210 for two, expect a bottle of wine and dough balls to share, followed by a choice of a la carte main and dessert, all served up to the sounds of Chinua Hawk Music live.

Jazz PizzaExpress, Cluster A, Jumeirah Lakes Towers, 7.30pm to 11.30pm, Saturday, Dhs210. Tel: (04) 441 6342. pizzaexpressuae.com

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