Extended happy hours, brunches and dining deals all add up to one enjoyable weekend in Abu Dhabi.
Thursday 1 July 2021
Nitro Thursdays at W Lounge, W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island
Kick-start the weekend with a playful post-work package. Nitro Thursdays see the W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island transform into an adult playground set against trackside views. Powered by a curated soundtrack, expect food platters served to the table, including handmade sushi, crudités and hummus, sticky salsa wings, sliders and delectable desserts. The evening is elevated by the beverage selection, including the Insta-worthy Rev-Up and Last Ride. Thursdays, from 8pm to 11pm. AED 280 per person.
Throwback Bubbalicious Thursday at Fairways, The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort & Spa
Due to the popular demand, Bubbalicious extends its brunching hours into Thursday evenings with all its popular brunch elements. Expect live stations, cocktails and retro entertainment. Thursdays, from 7pm to 10pm. AED 225 (soft beverages), AED 395 (house beverages) and AED 625 (premium beverages).
GO: Call (0)2 616 9999 for reservations and more information.
Friday 2 July 2021
Acapulco Brunch at Amerigo’s, Park Inn by Radisson Abu Dhabi, Yas Island
Feel like you’re touring the streets of Mexico as you peruse the colourful taco and burrito stations at this family-friendly brunch on Yas Island. Sample fresh guacamole and ceviche, indulge in grilled meats from the barbeque or sip on a refreshing glass of horchata. Desserts include creamy sorbets or churros con chocolate, and pool access is included for outdoor group bookings of four or more. Fridays, from 12:30pm to 4pm. AED 199 (soft beverages), AED 299 (house beverages) and AED 89 (children).
GO: Call (0)2 656 2412 for reservations and more information.
Cocktail O’Clock at Waves Bar, Novotel Abu Dhabi Al Bustan
Whether it’s sundowners in one of the wooden cabanas replete with colourful plump cushions or catching up with friends in the intimate indoor bar, Waves Bar offers a multi-faceted space ideal for any occasion. So whether visiting for post-brunch fun, a night out with friends or an intimate date night, celebrate the weekend in style with three hours of unlimited cocktails. Fridays, from 7pm to 10pm. AED 149 per person.
GO: Call (0)2 501 6444 for reservations and more information.
Saturday 3 July 2021
Celebrate National Ceviche Day at COYA Abu Dhabi
National Ceviche Day is a joyful homage to Peru’s most beloved dish and this weekend, diners at COYA Abu Dhabi can partake in a special ceviche platter. The platter includes a selection of seven delicious ceviches – the Mixto (a mix of seafood), Lubina Clasica (seabass, red onions, and sweet potatoes), Langosta (lobster), Atun Chifa (yellowfin tuna), Pargo a la Trufa (red snapper with truffle and chives), Dorada al Coco (sea bream with coconut milk), and Tomate (heirloom tomato and grapes). This curated ceviche ensemble is perfect for sharing with friends and family. AED 358 per person.
GO: Call (0)2 306 7000 for reservations and more information.
Flatbread Combo at Up & Below, Courtyard by Marriott at World Trade Center, Abu Dhabi
Courtyard by Marriott‘s trendy rooftop bar offers expansive city views and has launched a new menu to match the exquisite setting. The menu from Executive Chef Chandra provides guests with the perfect balance of flavours, quality produce and value for money through a selection of salads, starters, freshly made flatbreads, flank steak, grilled salmon, and tempting desserts. To mark the occasion, guests can select a flatbread adorned with glorious toppings that include mushrooms, caramelised onions, Brie and shrimps, paired with a pint for AED 49. The offer is available every day from 3pm until closing.
GO: Call (0)52 914 1207 for reservations and more information.