Afternoon tea, happy hour specials and the best dining deals in Dubai this week.
Sunday 21 February 2021
Tuck into the new menu at Cloud Restaurant & Lounge, Studio One Hotel:
The trendy neighbourhood eatery located in Studio One Hotel has revamped its menu, adding new eclectic specialities. New to the menu are the Grilled Lamb Chops and Shawarma Wrap, alongside vegetarian options such as the Sebzelli Pide, Cheese Pide and the Halawa Cheesecake dessert. Cloud Restaurant & Lounge is a good choice for a post-work catch-up with friends or dinner with family on the lively terrace. Daily from 12pm to 1am.
GO: Call (0)56 219 8919 for reservations and more information.
Monday 22 February 2021
Celebrate International Margarita Day at ZOCO, The Atrium Al Habtoor City:
The Atrium’s quirky Mexican diner is all set to host a Margarita party like never before. Drop by on International Margarita Day and enjoy popping deals on the classic salt-rimmed specials. Raise a toast with two Margarita’s as you buy one and get one free on any flavour of your choice. If you prefer to share, opt for a margarita pitcher for only AED 165, Monday from 5pm to 1am.
GO: Call (0)4 437 0044 for reservations and more information.
Tuesday 23 February 2021
Enjoy all you can eat Pintxos at Lola Taberna Española, Tryp by Wyndham Dubai:
Lola Taberna Española is a new restaurant that’s already earning a reputation for authentic Spanish cuisine. The new Pintxo Tuesday promotion allows guests to enjoy as many Pintxos as they can pinch in three hours. Popular in the Basque Country and Navarre in Northern Spain, Pintxos are a staple in Spanish Taberna’s and are typically made with small slices of freshly baked bread accompanied by an array of delicious toppings, from stuffed peppers to anchovies. Tuesdays from 7pm to 10pm. AED 99 per person.
Wednesday 24 February 2021
Tapas Night Takes a Mexican Flag Day Twist at Hotel Cartagena, JW Marriott Marquis Dubai:
Celebrate hump day and get lost in the sunsets across Downtown Dubai. This week Hotel Cartagena’s weekly tapas night takes a Mexican Flag Day inspired twist, allowing diners to design their gastronomic itinerary via a selection of Mexican tapas-style platters, paired with two Margarita’s or Sangria’s. Flavours are expected to be as memorable as Hotel Cartagena’s luxe bohemia interiors of towering tropical plants, oversized birdcages, opulent hanging lanterns and the odd flamingo. Wednesday from 5:30pm to 1am. From AED 220 per person.
GO: Call (0)4 560 1799 for reservations and more information.
Thursday 25 February 2021
Sunset sip-tuation at Soul St, FIVE Jumeirah Village:
Enjoy sunset sips and global gourmet cuisine at FIVE Jumeirah Village’s funky street food eatery, Soul St. Take in the last rays of the day upon the street art inspired al fresco terrace while enjoying bottomless drinks and street food favourites. Thursday from 5pm to 8pm. AED 199 (ladies) and AED 249 (gents).
GO: Call (0)55 700 0515 for reservations and more information.
Friday 26 February 2021
Spring has Sprung at Couqley French Bistro & Bar, JLT:
Couqley French Bistro & Bar has unveiled their spring specials menu. Welcome in the change of season with the light taste of grilled calamari, homemade ravioli, and pain perdu with a touch of berry compote. Step into the Parisian Bistro and enjoy the rejuvenating and refreshing tastes of the season. Daily from 5pm to 8pm. AED 139 (two-courses) and AED 169 (three-courses).
GO: Call (0)4 514 9339 for reservations and more information.
Saturday 27 February 2021
Indulge in the Ottoman Whispers Afternoon Tea by Silvena Rowe, Park Hyatt Dubai:
The Ottoman Whispers Afternoon Tea has moved to the terrace that overlooks the Park Hyatt Dubai’s stunning architecture and the glistening waters of Dubai Creek. Celebrity chef Silvena Rowe has curated an afternoon tea that deviates from the standard fare, serving up the likes of black truffle scented soft cheese muffin and Za’atar beetroot cured salmon with creamy ricotta. No afternoon tea would be complete without an array of lavish sweet treats, and Ottoman Whispers delivers a unique selection of mini cakes and sweets, including crispy walnut baklava, white chocolate and cardamom mousse and saffron rice pudding. A uniquely Arabic approach to the quintessentially British pastime. Saturday from 4pm to 7pm. AED 275 per person or AED 495 for two people.