The best foodie-happenings in the capital this week.
Sunday 1 August 2021
Experience the new Fish Market at La Brasserie, Venetian Village Abu Dhabi
Choose from a display of freshly selected catch of the day and seafood favourites with a twist at this traditional French brasserie. With seafood available for just AED 20 per 100 grams, you can indulge in fresh fish and shrimp while enjoying a creative beverage menu and a unique waterfront setting. Available daily, from 12:30pm to 11pm.
GO: Call (0)2 404 1931 for reservations and more information.
Monday 2 August 2021
Pancake Pleasure at Hickory’s Restaurant, Yas Links Golf Club
Hickory’s restaurant has a special offer on pancakes all month long! Served with an array of tasty toppings including berries and icing sugar, banana and Nutella, strawberry and whipped cream or Oreo and vanilla. Every order of pancakes comes with a complimentary cup of coffee and orange juice. Available daily, from 6:30am to 11am. AED 65.
Tuesday 3 August 2021
The beat is back with #TBT at W Lounge, W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island
Wave bye-bye to hump-day! Tuesdays see all-new #TBT, where DJ Mourad takes over the decks at W Lounge at W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island, throwing it back to the 80s and 90s. There is also a two for one offer on selected beverages. Tuesdays, from 6pm to midnight.
Wednesday 4 August 2021
Cheese and Grape Night at LEXX at Grand Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel & Residences Emirates Pearl
Enjoy an evening of grape, cheese and charcuterie at the trendy nightlife venue, LEXX. With views overlooking Emirates Palace from the terrace and a relaxed and sophisticated atmosphere, Grape and Cheese Nights are available Tuesday to Saturday, from 5pm to 2am. AED 125 (cheese and charcuterie board and three glasses of grape 50ml), AED 150 (cheese and charcuterie board and three glasses of grape 100ml) and AED 175 (cheese and charcuterie board and three glasses of grape 150ml).
GO: Call (0)2 510 1234 for reservations and more information.
Thursday 5 August 2021
The Writer’s Block Evening Brunch at Library Bar, The Abu Dhabi EDITION
The Writer’s Block evening brunch is ideal for those seeking post-work drinks or a lively start to the weekend, with unlimited literature-inspired beverages and four culinary chapters of delectable bites to share. Dishes on the menu include cold cuts, lobster tacos, beef tartar charcoal cones, spiced beef pizza, Wagyu skewers, teriyaki salmon and smoked chocolate truffles. Thursdays, from 6pm to 11pm (three-hour experience). AED 175 (soft beverages), AED 275 (house beverages) and AED 395 (bubbles).
Friday 6 August 2021
Friday Brunch at Cove Beach Abu Dhabi at Makers District
Sun-lovers can enjoy a seaside brunch at Cove Beach Abu Dhabi’s Two.0, including a four-course set menu and unlimited beverages. Early birds arriving before 11am will also receive guaranteed beach and pool access, including a sun lounger and refreshing juice to kick off the day. Fridays, from 1pm to 4pm. AED 249 (soft beverages), AED 349 (house beverages) and AED 499 (bubbles).
Saturday 7 August 2021
Li Jiang at The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal – Street Food Late Brunch
Curated by Chef Chung, Li Jiang’s Street Food Late Brunch includes culinary food cart classics from Southeast Asia, including Korean BBQ, Peking duck, sushi and fried noodles. Li Jiang is set to spice up every Saturday evening with an extensive list of special Asian-inspired drinks. Saturdays, from 5pm to 10pm (three hour package). Prices from AED 225 per person.