Live music, one-off brunches and business lunches are just some of the best things to do in Dubai this week.
Monday 21 February 2022
Experience live music with Unplugged at Bagatelle Dubai
At Unplugged, the Bagatelle vibe elevates the culinary journey through live performances from Bagatelle’s resident duo Heart & Soul. In between the entertainment, try the array of refined French dishes such as Burrata Sauce Verte (Buratta, Datterini Tomatoes & Asparagus, Salsa Verde, Toasted Sourdough), Coquille St-Jacques (Roasted Scallop & Prawn, Gruyere Cheese, Fine Herbs, Mashed Potato) and Poulpe Croustillant (Cripsy Octopus, Potato, Black Lemon Aioli, Tomato Gastrique, Charred Jalapeno Dressing). Mondays, from 8pm until late. À la carte prices apply to food and beverages.
GO: Call 04 354 5035 for reservations and more information.
Tuesday 22 February 2022
Enjoy all you can eat Pintxos at Lola Taberna Española
Lola Taberna Española has earned a reputation for authentic Spanish cuisine. Their Pintxo Tuesday promotion allows guests to enjoy as many Pintxos as they like in three hours. Popular in the Basque Country and Navarre in Northern Spain, Pintxos are typically made with small slices of bread accompanied by an array of toppings, from stuffed peppers to anchovies. Tuesdays from 7pm to 10pm. AED 99 (food only), AED 149 (food and grapes), AED 199 (food and house beverages) and AED 249 (food and sparkling)
Wednesday 23 February 2022
Customise your Cicchetti at Bussola
The FACT award-winning Italian restaurant, Bussola invites guests to build their dream Cicchetti board with a new daily offering. Get creative with a range of the finest cheeses, cured meats, olives, fruits, nuts, crackers and bread. Pair the board with your favourite beverages, cocktails and aperitifs. Available daily, from 4pm to 7pm. AED 99 (Cicchetti board for two), AED 159 (Cicchetti board with two selected beverages) and AED 229 (Cicchetti board with a selected bottle of grape)
Thursday 24 February 2022
Try the new Business Lunch at SUCRE
Following the successful launch of its third global venue in DIFC, SUCRE has diversified its offering by introducing a business lunch – featuring a selection of Latin American inspired dishes curated by Master chef Fernando Trocca. Guests can enjoy appetisers of corn and cheese humita empanadas, spicy octopus tostada with avocado, or tuna and watermelon ceviche topped with lime and coriander. Diners can tuck into spinach and ricotta ravioli, sea bream, clams and chorizo and striploin with black garlic butter and grilled baby gem for the main course. Available Mondy to Friday, from 12pm to 3pm. AED 115 per person.
Friday 25 February 2022
Immerse yourself in a raucous party with Le Club at Papillon
Papillon, at The Westin Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, has launched its nocturnal cathedral of carnal cool, Le Club, on weekend evenings. Known for its exhilarating show, Papillon’s Le Club will welcome party-goers into its realm of wickedness. So, if all you want to do is dance, then party through the night with the Papillon DJ turning up the sound with Disco, Tech and Electronic fusion. Fridays and Saturdays, from midnight until late. Tables are a minimum spend of AED 500 per head or take a seat at the bar with no minimum spend.
GO: Visit https://papillondxb.com for reservations and more information.
Saturday 26 February 2022
Party at the one-off SUSHISAMBA Carnaval Brunch in celebration of Rio Carnival
The one-off brunch will channel the Rio Carnival’s energetic essence through the restaurant’s signature blend of Japanese, Brazilian, and Peruvian cuisines. A bright and colourful display of freshly prepared SAMBA rolls, SAMBA sushi, salads and seviches will form the centrepiece of the vibrant and dynamic gastronomical experience. Main courses will then be served at the table alongside free-flowing beverages. Samba dancers will electrify the atmosphere, while musicians DJ Megablast and Eribertho Cruz will be flown in from Ibiza to create a musical backdrop of infectious beats. Saturday 26 February, from 12:30pm to 4pm. AED 450 (soft beverages), AED 595 (house beverages) and AED 795 (sake and Champagne).
Sunday 27 February 2022
Watch Tarion Taylor perform at Q’s Bar & Lounge
Palazzo Versace Dubai has revealed singer Tarion Taylor as the next artist in residency at Q’s Bar & Lounge. Tarion’s musical influences include gospel and pop music and he will be performing his soulful tracks at Palazzo Versace’s intimate jazz bar until 2 April. AED 350 per person minimum spend on weekends.