Brunches, lunches, ice cream and more. This week is full of culinary adventures in the capital.
Sunday 29 August 2021
Beat the heat with the ‘Summer of Ice Cream’ at Yas Mall
Foodies in the capital can stay cool with the ‘Summer of Ice Cream’ and enjoy a range of ice cream-themed activations, including new residencies by local brands Native Café and Bouzet Jeddo at The Ice Cream Lab, Yas Mall, offering a unique take on Lebanese flavours until 31 August, as part of Abu Dhabi Shopping and Dining Season.
GO: Visit https://abudhabiculinary.ae for more information.
Monday 30 August 2021
Meat Flights at The Forge, The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal
Meat lovers can embark on a gastronomic journey with ‘Meat Flights’ at The Forge. The promotion invites carnivores to indulge in a selection of tenderloin steaks from New Zealand, Australia and the USA in a unique tasting experience. Available Sunday to Friday, from 6pm to 11pm. From AED 189 per person.
Tuesday 31 August 2021
Tuesday Quiz Night at Blu Sky Lounge & Grill, Southern Sun Abu Dhabi
Blu Sky Lounge & Grill has brought back its popular Tuesday Quiz Night with resident quiz master, Chalkie. Bring a team and put your knowledge to the test while enjoying our happy hour beverages and a selection of pub grubs. Tuesdays, from 8:30pm
GO: Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (0)2 818 4888 for reservations and more information.
Wednesday 1 September 2021
Nazka at Buddha-Bar Beach Abu Dhabi, The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort
Available for a limited time, Buddha-Bar Beach Abu Dhabi’s new immersive experience offers diners a curated new menu combining authentic Peruvian ingredients with Japanese culinary techniques. The sensational, sharing-style Nikkei dishes are complemented by a range of refreshing new cocktails, presented with a sense of theatre and utilising Japanese and Peruvian herbs and botanicals.
Thursday 2 September 2021
All Weekend Brunch at Tokyo Grill, Venetian Village Abu Dhabi
A traditional Izakaya offering authentic Japanese robatakayi, stunning sunsets and a relaxed ambience. runch at Tokyo Grill offers two or three hours of sharing-style dishes alongside hand-crafted beverages. Enjoy the unlimited flow of your favourite Japanese specialities, including robata grill options, sushi rolls or sashimi. Available Thursdays and Fridays from 1:30pm to 11pm. AED 299 (soft beverages), AED 350 (house beverages two-hour package) and AED 450 (house beverages three-hour package).
GO: Visit www.thetokyogrill.com or call (0)50 6969 503 for reservations and more information.
Friday 3 September 2021
LEXX Ladies Night at LEXX, Grand Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel & Residences Emirates Pearl
The elegantly appointed bar features a large outdoor terrace and some of the most spectacular views of Abu Dhabi’s Corniche. Enjoy refreshing beverages and signature nibbles, including cocktails, grape, hops, chicken wings, crostini, breaded prawns and bresaola. Fridays, from 8pm to 11pm. AED 99 per person.
Saturday 4 September 2021
Explorers Lunch at Terra Secca, Al Wathba, a Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa
The special lunch menu is available as both a two or three-course feast, courtesy of Junior Sous-Chef, Vittorio Gianluca Nania. In addition to the starters, diners can enjoy pasta, gnocchi and risotto dishes, aswell as paccheri alla Genovese served with slow-cooked ribs, multigrain pizza, pizza corso Mazzini and pollo alla Milanese. Those with a sweet tooth will adore the signature Terra Secca tiramisu, fondant and selection of Italian gelato. Available Fridays and Saturdays, from 12pm to 4pm. AED 125 (two courses) and AED 160 (three courses).