Here's 8 fun things to do in Dubai this week
From a new ladies’ night to a roller disco and some great dinner deals…
As ever, there’s plenty of events going on in Dubai this week to ensure you spend it how you like. Whether you’re hitting up the latest ladies’ nights, getting your mates together for a ‘Friends’-themed quiz or just having a casual dinner with some top deals, there’s plenty to keep you busy.
Here’s our pick of things to do in Dubai this week…
Sunday June 30
1. Extend the weekend with a new ladies’ night
If you’re not quite ready to bid farewell to the weekend yet, grab your girls and enjoy three complimentary drinks at the brand new ladies’ night at The City Grill. As well as a selected meat platter for Dhs140, there’s a 40 per cent discount for groups of ladies dining and live entertainment from 9pm.
The City Grill, Level 1, The Atrium, Al Habtoor City, Dubai, Sundays 8pm to 12am, three complimentary house beverages. Tel: (04) 437 0088. thecitygrillsteakhouse.com
2. Get your curry fix
Feel like going out for dinner to ease those Sunday blues? Why not head to Riva on The Palm where every Sunday night is curry night. You’ll get to chow down on a curry platter for Dhs80.
RIVA, Building 8, The Shoreline, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, Sundays 6pm to 11pm, Dhs80. Tel: (04) 430 9466. riva-beach.com
Monday July 1
3. Unleash your inner disco diva
Get your skates on as Lucky Voice is hosting a brand new roller disco every other Monday starting from July 1. Show off your moves to the beat of the DJ tracks and unleash your disco fever. If you have your own skates or in line blades, you’ll get two complimentary drinks and – there’s also happy hour offers until 12am.
Lucky’s Roller Disco, Grand Millennium Hotel, Dubai, every other Monday, 8pm to 2am, free entry. Tel: 800 58259.
4. Spend quality spa time with your bestie at a swanky spa
Sometimes there’s nothing better than a nice bit of chill time with your best friend, and the Address Dubai Mall are all too-aware. For Dhs499, you and your friend can get a 30-minute massage, access to the pool and a beverage at their poolside bar, Cabana.
Address Dubai Mall, Dubai, BFF Spa Day Dhs499 for two (includes massage, pool access & drink), daily 10am to 10pm. Tel: (04) 438 8888. addresshotels.com/address-dubai-mall
Tuesday July 2
5. Get the guys together for a mid-week dinner deal
Every day, Spike Bar at Emirates Golf Club serve up a burger and a pint for Dhs89. It’s available daily from 12pm, so perfect for either a lunchtime or evening catch up. They’re always playing the latest sports matches too.
Spike Bar, Emirates Golf Club, Emirates Hills, Dubai, burger & pint, daily from 12pm. Tel: (04) 417 9842. dubaigolf.com
6. Check out a chic new ladies’ night
Rooftop bar Twenty Three has recently opened in the Grand Plaza Movenpick in Media City. Their ‘Halfway to Havana’ ladies’ night is brand new. Girls will get three drinks tokens and you’ll get to choose from a delicate selection of cocktails, however, one of the tokens must be given to a guy, who can choose from a gents menu.
Twenty Three, Grand Plaza Movenpick, Media City, ladies night every Tuesday from 7.23pm to 11.23pm. Tel: (04) 525 7777. movenpick.com
Wednesday July 3
7. Test your knowledge at a ‘Friends’ themed quiz night
‘Friends’ fans, it’s time to put all those hours of binge-watching to the test as alpine-inspired Publique in Madinat Jumeirah is turning to iconic 90s sitcom ‘Friends’ for its new themed quiz nights. Taking place every Wednesday throughout July, the weekly quiz night will run from 8pm to 10pm, and put die-hard fans through their paces with a series of themed questions and games as they make their way through the quiz, round by round.
Publique, Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, 8pm to 10pm, Wednesdays throughout July, Dhs100 minimum spend per person. Tel. Facebook.com/PubliqueDubai
8. Take a trip to Spain without leaving Dubai
Feel like you’re in Spain with Salero’s flamenco nights. Every Wednesday from 7.30pm to 10.30pm, authentic flamenco dancers will be taking to the floor, accompanied by the sounds of the traditional guitarist. We recommend their paella – it’s delicious.
Salero Tapas Bodega, Mall of the Emirates, Dubai, Wednesday from 7.30pm to 10.30pm Tel: (04) 341 0000. facebook.com/salerotapasbodega
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