Seven awesome things to do in Dubai this week.
From boutique cinema experiences to water parks and brunches, Fact has your week in Dubai all mapped out…

Sunday 25 October 2020

Enjoy a boutique cinema experience at Roxy Cinemas:

Throughout October film-fanatics at Roxy Cinemas can enjoy the return of the AED 175 offer, exclusively at The Beach (JBR) and City Walk locations. Experience Roxy’s boutique Platinum service whilst watching a film of your choice, plus, guests will have the opportunity to indulge in a three-course meal whilst they catch the latest blockbuster. With plush retro elements and cutting-edge audio-visual technology, enjoy Roxy Cinemas in the most platinum way by selecting one starter, main course, a drink and either a dessert or popcorn, all for just AED 175 per person.

GO: Visit www.theroxycinemas.com for reservations and more information.


Monday 26 October 2020

Enjoy Moules Frites Monday at Couqley French Bistro & Bar

Moules Frites Mondays at Couqley have been created to take the edge off your Mondays. For AED 179 per person, the offering includes unlimited Moules Frites with a choice of three sauces – Marinière, Provençale or Roquefort – plus two glasses of grape. Embrace the opportunity to enjoy a delicious meal while losing yourself in the charming atmosphere that transports you to the magic of Paris while still in Dubai. Mondays from 12pm to 11:30pm.

GO: Call (0)4 514 9339 for reservations and more information.


Tuesday 27 October 2020

Siam Sunsets at Pai Thai:

Pai Thai at Jumeirah Al Qasr is welcoming the al fresco season with Siam Sunsets, a brand-new dinner offering amid the idyllic waterways of Madinat Jumeirah. The carefully curated three-course set menu is available from Sunday through Wednesday between 6pm and 8pm for AED 150 per person. Guests can enjoy Sate Gai (grilled marinated chicken sate with turmeric and peanut sauce); Som Tam Je (green papaya salad with cashew nut and tamarind dressing); Gaeng Khiew Wan Gai (green chicken curry with Thai eggplant and Thai basil); Kana Nuea Nam Man Hoy (wok-fried beef with Thai broccoli, mushrooms and oyster sauce); Pla Nung Ma Now (steamed fish fillet with garlic, chilli, Thai celery and spicy lime sauce); and Kao Niew Ma Muang (sweet sticky rice with ripe mango and coconut syrup), among other dishes.

GO: Email restaurants@saroodhospitality.com or call 800 666 353 for reservations and more information.


Wednesday 28 October 2020

Splash about at Laguna Waterpark followed by Sundowners at The Bungalow:

From Sunday to Thursday, pay just AED 89 for entry to the Laguna waterpark’s full array of thrilling attractions between the hours of 3pm and 6pm. Whether it’s after a tiring day of work, a fun after school activity for the little ones, or to have a splash while watching the sunset over the Arabian Gulf! Grab your swimsuits, goggles, and floaties; rally a group of your friends and family; purchase your tickets; and hop onto some of the waterpark’s adrenaline-pumping, pulse-raising slides and attractions. Ride powerful waves at the WaveOz180, drop exhilarating heights with the Free Fall Slide or race your friends on the Mat Racer slide. The Sundowners offer come complete with two free drinks after 5pm at the Bungalow, the waterpark’s swanky seaside beach bar.

GO: Visit www.lagunawaterpark.com for reservations and more information.


Thursday 29 October 2020

Experience the Streets of Arabia Theme Night at Amaseena, The Ritz-Carlton Dubai JBR:

Enjoy a special Arabic-inspired theme night on Thursday evenings at Amaseena and let the specially prepared dishes and evocative sounds of live Arabic music transport you to another time. Journey through the streets of Middle Eastern countries such as Morocco, Egypt, Turkey, Jordan, Lebanon and Syria as Amaseena brings to life, popular local eats. Enjoy treats such as Moroccan Lamb Tagine, Yemeni Chicken Mandi, Syrian Fetteh and the Egyptian national dish, Kusher. AED 299 for buffet, Arabic coffee and live entertainment.

GO: Email dine.dubai@ritzcarlton.com or call (0)4 318 6150 for reservations and more information.


Friday 30 October 2020

Celebrate White Truffle season at The Artisan Ristorante, Waldorf Astoria DIFC: 

Often referred to as “the diamond of the kitchen” truffles are highly sought after in kitchens around the world. October brings these pearls of haute cuisine to the Artisan Ristorante, and in celebration of Il Tartufo Bianco (white truffle), Chef Luca has designed a specially curated menu that caters to all truffle lovers. The menu features classic Italian dishes with a truffle twist such as the battuto di fassona beef with Piedmonte hazelnut and white truffle, homemade tagliolini with rich butter sauce, Parmigiano Reggiano and white truffle, Acquerello risotto with Parmigiano Reggiano and white truffle. All dishes on the menu can be topped by San Pietro a Pettine White Truffles shavings.

GO: Call (0)4 338 8133 for reservations and more information.


Saturday 31 October 2020

Tuck into a traditional Roast Dinner at Meliã Desert Palm Dubai:

Those missing the comfort of homemade specialities, especially during the autumn months, can visit Epicure every Saturday to tuck into a traditional Roast Dinner. The restaurant will serve a classic British roast with an array of delicious sides such as roast potatoes, parsnips, Yorkshire pudding, cauliflower cheese, mashed carrot, swede and cabbage. Every Saturday, from 5pm to 11pm. AED 125 per person, including soft beverages.

GO: Email eat.dp@melia.com or call (0)4 602 9323 for reservations and more information.