Six fantastic things to do in Dubai this weekend: January 21 To 23
The best brunches, beach clubs and happy hour deals to ensure you have an exceptional weekend in Dubai.

Thursday 21 January 2021

A Cut Above The Rest Happy Hour at STK:

International steakhouse and winner of ‘Best Party Brunch’ at the Fact Dining Awards Dubai 2020, STK, has launched an all-new happy hour. The Cut Above The Rest Happy Hour occurs every Tuesday to Thursday, from 5pm to 7pm at both the JBR and Downtown locations. Guest can expect a chic vibe, upmarket interiors and a modern New York edge. With beverages from AED 25 and selected menus induing oysters and beef tartare from AED 20, this is one deal not to be missed.

GO: Call (0)4 425 3948 or (0)4 323 0061 for reservations and more information.


Enjoy Racing Season at Millennium Lounge, The Meydan Hotel:

Discover your equestrian spirit at The Meydan Hotel’s Millennium Lounge where you can enjoy spectacular views over the Meydan racecourse as you sip and savour a selection of culinary favourites, from cold mezze to pizza, taking advantage of the best seats in the house. Thursdays from 6pm to 11pm. AED 150 per person.

GO: Email meydanreservations@meydanhotels.com or call (0)56 525 4040 for reservations and more information.


Friday 22 January 2021

That’s Amore Brunch at LARTE, Studio One Hotel: 

Enjoy an authentic Italian feast at the new Friday Brunch at LARTE at Studio One Hotel. Your Italian journey begins with an antipasti platter that includes cold cuts, cheese and bruschetta, followed by various main courses such as porcini risotto, calzone pizza, lasagne, grilled rib-eye and baked salmon. Finish the meal with a selection of traditional Italian desserts including tiramisu, panna cotta and cannoli. Drinks include a variety of cocktails, alongside your favourite grapes and hops. Fridays from 2pm to 5pm. AED250 per person.

GO: Call (0)4 581 6870 for reservations and more information.


Joel Corry ‘sunshine to sunset’ set at Zero Gravity:

After headlining Zero Gravity’s sold-out New Year’s Eve Dinner Party, international DJ and producer Joel Corry will play one more show before he flies back to the UK. Friday’s gig at Zero Gravity will be the proverbial ‘icing on the cake’ at the beach club’s popular ‘Long Long Lunch’, an all-inclusive pool and beach brunch that includes unlimited food and beverages from 1pm to 5pm and all-day pool and beach access. While Joel has been in Dubai, his current track ‘Head & Heart‘ has been officially confirmed as the UK’s best-selling single of 2020 and gone double Platinum. Friday 22 January, brunch from 1pm to 5pm and Joel Corry from 4pm and 6pm. AED 349 (ladies) and AED 399 (gentlemen). 

GO: Email info@0-gravity.ae or call (0)4 300 0009 for reservations and more information.


Saturday 23 January 2021

Celebrate National Pie Day at McGettigan’s JBR:

 This National Pie Day, work up your appetite as McGettigan’s JBR have announced the return of their annual ‘Pie of the Tiger challenge.’ Customers are invited to partake in a fun pie challenge throughout the day with participants required to finish an extra-large beef Guinness pie in just 30 minutes. The participation fee is AED 99 per person and successful winners will be treated to the lunch on the house. Saturday 23 January, from 12:30pm to 10pm.

GO: Email restaurant.jbr@hilton.com or call (0)4 318 2319 for reservations and more information.


Visit Bla Bla Beach Club:

Promising to embody Dubai’s go big or go home ethos, Bla Bla Beach Club is now open in JBR. The first phase of the 100,000 square foot venue’s opening includes ten bars, a beach club and three restaurants. With a further ten bars launching soon! The LightBox Bar specializes in juniper concoctions, Tag Bar mimics a New York street, complete with graffiti, The Japanese Bar features a light-up floor, The Hollywood Bar boasts a celebrity feel and The Maximalist Bar features out of the box drinks. It sounds like there’s plenty to explore!

GO: Call (0)58 606 3535 for reservations and more information.