10 Irresistible UAE Food Adventures for October 2016


Staff Writer Food ,,,,,

With every passing day, the UAE food scene gets bolder.

So, this October, break out of your tried and tested routes and try something new – beer pong, indulge in black burgers or chill by an azure pool during happy hour:

1. Play Beer Pong at CLAW

Combine your love of drinking and sports and play a round – If you sink em, they drink em. What’s at stake? A special brunch for four and crates of hops.

The final will be on Tuesday, November 22 to compete for a booking in the Barn worth AED5000!

When: 9pm, October 25 2016

Where: Claw BBQ, Souq Al Bahar

For reservations, call 04 4322300 or email


2. Celebrate Egg Day with Cars at Le Tresor

Have the light and filling semi-soufflé omelette at Le Trésor at the French-European fare from 10am until late, in a relaxing atmosphere with a a backdrop of classic cars.

When: Friday, October 14 2016

Where: Le Tresor, BOXPARK DUBAI

Call +971 4 343 6591

3. Taste Hops & Enjoy Bavarian Cuisine at Oktoberfest

Revel in ten days of craft beverages, culinary delights, German pop music [Gaudilosn is playing], samba and rock, a special ladies’ night on Tuesday and hop tasting classes.

You can even bring in Halloween with zombies and lederhosen from October 27 to 29.

When: October 20 to 29 2016

4pm to 2am on Thursday,
12pm to 2am on Friday,
12pm to 1am on Saturday and
5pm to 1am on all other weekdays.

Where: Dubai Media City Amphitheatre

How much: Weekday Pass for AED 25, Weekend Day Pass (Thursday or Friday) for AED 60 – Available online and at venue

For more info, visit

4. Lay Back with Happy Hour at Purobeach

Surrounded by lush gardens, white chairs and blue waters and a stunning sunset, unwind with unlimited house beverages everyday.

Pool entry lets you use the sun beds, towels and a welcome tray with fresh fruit and water for AED 125 on weekdays & AED 175 for Fridays and Saturdays.

When: 6pm to 9pm, daily

Where: Purobeach Urban Oasis, Floor 6, Conrad Dubai, SZR

How much: AED 125 per person for unlimited beverages


9. Hang Out Harbourside at Senara

It boasts delicious British food, creative cocktails, an outdoor terrace and Instagram-worthy views of the Dubai coastline. Sourced locally, prepared fresh, their Fish and Chips are a good go-to.

Try a British Roast, classic Fisherman’s Pie or the Lobster & Squid Tagliatelle or their Seafood buckets.

Where: Palm Jumeirah, West Marina

5. Gorge on Food & Beers at the Gramercy

Have the famous Gramercy burger, Crab Burger, Chicken Wings, Nachos and Mini Burger selection all available for AED 45 each, with a bucket of five refreshing bottles of beer for only AED 148.

When: All October

Where: The Gramery, DIFC

6. Enjoy a Meal Designed by Gordon Ramsay

Gordon Ramsay returns to Dubai to celebrate Bread Street Kitchen & Bar’s first year anniversary. Enjoy bubbles and canapés followed by a three-course menu with wine pairing on October 21, designed by Gordon himself.

Signature dishes include: Beef Wellington with Truffle Mash and Honey Roasted Carrots

When: 7pm, October 20 & 21 2016

Where: Bread Street Kitchen, Atlantis the Palm

How much: AED 550 per person

Limited space available. To reserve a table call 044261110 or email


10. Try Crispy Oysters and Caviar at Burj Al Arab

Nathan Outlaw At Al Mahara launched their British menu, brimming with delicious seafood. Open on September 24, one the signature dishes include Crispy Porthilly Oysters and Caviar.

When: 12:30pm to 3pm & 7pm to 11:30pm

Where: Nathan Outlaw Al Mahara, Burj Al Arab

How much: AED 450 for a three course lunch, AED 650 for a four course dinner.

7. Have Seafood by the Shore

Dine amidst a warm breeze to the soothing sound of the sea lapping the shore and enjoy a lavish seafood BBQ prepared for you over the open fire every other Friday.

When: 7pm to 10:30pm, alternate Fridays

Where: Amwaj Restaurant, Anantara Hotel

How much: AED 280 (including mocktails, soft drinks & local mineral water), AED 390 (including selected hops, selected cocktails & house wine)

8. Have Brunch After Dark at MOE hotel

Enjoy a vibrant brunch at the rooftop where the resident DJ turns up the tempo and the chef cooks up a storm on the barbecue.

When: 9pm, Thursday, October 27 2016

Where: 24 floor, Sheraton, MOE Hotel

How much: AED 220 per person, for unlimited sips and bites