FUNKY FRIDAYS IN ABU DHABI | Best Bites

Are you ready to hit the town at Friday lunchtime or prefer something later in the day? Whatever works for you, we've got some banging ways for you to finish your week. There's loads to do across different budgets - check out the best of the options here!

TASTE OF ASIA NIGHT BRUNCH AT BISTRO

COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT


2 FOR 1 WITH BB+


This brand new brunch is perfect for a Friday night out with the family or your squad. Taste of Asia brings you a buffet with loads of Asian favourites with free-flowing drinks to keep your night rolling and great live entertainment to really make it perfect. This brunch is casual and relaxed, a fun, pocket-friendly way to finish your week and set yourself up for the weekend.

#bargainbuffet


Time: 7PM - 10PM

Price: AED199 adults (AED99 with BB+), AED60 kids

Contact: 052 914 1207

GATSBY BRUNCH AT RAY'S BAR

CONRAD ETIHAD TOWERS


Hands down the best themed brunch in town, Gatsby brings the Roaring 20s to your door. It's not often the crazily good views from Ray's Bar aren't the biggest draw, but in this case the fabulously flapper-esque drinks, food, live band and props trump all. Grab your boa and bowler and get on your feet - feeling so Gatsby!

#fun&fancy


Time: 7PM - 11PM

Price: House AED379 | Premium (with prosecco) AED479 | Bubbles (with Champagne) AED679

Contact: 02 811 5555 - booking is essential

CIN CIN AT LE NOIR

THE COLLECTION AT ST REGIS SAADIYAT


Le Noir has become a Best Bites favourite: we love the great food, impeccable service and fun brunches and ladies nights that make it fantastic. Any unlimited offering we can access for under AED200 makes us happy and this means that the Cin Cin Friday night brunch is a great way to start your weekend! Enjoy a load of drinks, light bites (we're here for the wings and halloumi toast!) and the superb Le Noir ambiance - cin cin to the weekend!


Time: 7PM - 1AM

Price: 2 hours of unlimited drinks and bites for AED169

Contact: 02 448 4859


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THAI SEAFOOD BAZAAR AT BENJARONG

DUSIT THANI ABU DHABI

 

We’re bringing you an all-new Benjarong experience with an elaborate market-style display of the freshest and finest catch of the day highlighted in a 4-course seafood menu.

 

Choose from an array of seafood selections from our “Raw Bar” exhibiting oysters, lobsters, gulf prawns, crabs, fresh filleted fishes, shellfish and crustaceans on ice, and let our chefs perfectly prepare it in either wok, curry, grilled or fried live cooking style.

 

It’s the absolute seafood fair for all the seafood fanatics!

#forthehungry


Time: 7.30PM - 10.30PM

Price: AED249

Contact: 02 698 8137

WRITER'S BLOCK AT THE LIBRARY BAR

THE ABU DHABI EDITION


The Library Bar embodies a classy, sultry, New York-style bar that you want to visit over and over again. The crafted cocktails, the live jazz singer and the delicious 4-course 'chapters’ menu come together to make your Friday night amazing.


Literature inspired cocktails win the day - you get to try Phantom of the Aperol, Tequila Mockingbird and 50 Shades of Charcoal to name a few! Food is similarly interesting and relaxed. The charcuterie and cheese board, the mini lobster tacos with fresh lobster and a superb beef tartare brought us to new levels of deliciousness.


The Writer's Block brunch is perfect for a romantic date, post-work or pre-dinner drinks. Make sure to get yourself booked in to experience it.

#sophisticated


Time: Friday 7PM - 12AM

Price: 3-hour package

AED 175 soft beverages

AED 275 cocktails, house bar & wines

AED 395 Champagne Moet & Chandon , Brut Imperial NV & cocktails

Contact: 02 208 0000 or email restaurantreservationsauh@editionhotels.com


WINE AND CHEESE AT SORSO

THE RITZ-CARLTON ABU DHABI GRAND CANAL

 

20% OFF WITH BB+


If you like your Friday evenings civilised, head to Sorso at the Ritz-Carlton for wine and cheese. Enjoy premium Italian and European special cuts and international cheeses alongside the best wine and mixed beverages.

#chic


Time: From 4PM

Price: AED188

Contact:


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THANK PJ IT'S FRIDAY AT PJ O'REILLY'S

LE ROYAL MERIDIEN


Soak up unlimited house beverages and bar bites in true PJ's style. Enjoy drool-worthy pulled beef burgers, outstanding calamari and glorious hot-dogs ... plus loads more. What a way to finish the week.

#boozy


Time:1PM - 4PM

Price: AED 150 standard house beverage | AED 195 premium beverage 

Contact: 02 695 0515

MYKONOS FRIDAY BRUNCH

LE MERIDIEN ABU DHABI


20% OFF WITH BB+


Indulge in 3-hours of unlimited Mediterranean bites served to the table with BBQ stations, free-flowing house beverages and live entertainment. Feel the beachfront breeze and be dazzled with the city lights during the not-so-ordinary brunch at Mykonos.

#bargainbythebeach


Time: 8PM - 11PM

Price: From AED199

Contact: 056 688 53 61


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DINO'S BISTRO ITALIANO WEEKEND BRUNCH

PEARL ROTANA

 

20% OFF WITH BB+

 

This great casual brunch is a superb start to the weekend for your family and friends. Enjoy some classic pizzas, pastas and sides (get the calamari!) and some good drinks, and go home vowing never to eat again!

#family

 

Time: 6PM - 11PM

Price: Soft AED190 (AED152 with BB+)

House AED250 (AED200 with BB+)

Contact: 02 307 5551

 

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MCGETTIGAN'S LONG WEEKEND DRUNCH

DUSIT THANI ABU DHABI


Weekends have got to be perfect at McGettigan’s with the Long Weekend Drunch now from Friday to Sunday! Drunch for AED 125* and you get 5 drinks vouchers on selected house beverages or go premium for AED 175* and get 5 drinks vouchers on selected premium draughts.

#boozy


Time: Fridays and Saturdays 2PM - 11PM, Sunday from 12PM - 11PM

Price: AED 125 5 drinks vouchers on selected house beverages, for AED 175 premium - 5 drinks vouchers on selected premium draughts.

Contact: 02 698 8137

MARKET KITCHEN

LE ROYAL MERIDIEN

 

20% OFF FOR 2 FOR 1 ON SOFT PACKAGE


Want to brunch but also want to talk? The De'Vine Table brunch at city favourite Market Kitchen is a perfect Friday night either with friends or a hot date! With a whole raft of international dishes, some of the nicest seafood dishes in Abu Dhabi and some really great drinks, this promises to be a chilled Friday night out. Enjoy unlimited food and drinks and chat the night away.

#forthefoodies

 

Time: 7PM - 10PM

Price: Soft AED250, House AED350, Sparkling AED450, Champagne AED600

Contact: 02 674 2020



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SACCI

THE WESTIN


20% OFF WITH BB+


The weekend evening brunch at Sacci is a great end to the week. Perfect for a catch-up with friends or a family night out, this 5-course table brunch is fabulous for Italian food lovers. Starting with a superb seafood platter, followed by pastas and pizzas and finishing with sublime tiramisu, you'll come out replete in every sense of the word. The 20% BB+ discount makes this an incredibly pocket-friendly night out. Fantastico!


Time: 7PM - 11PM

Price: AED195 soft, AED350 house

Contact: 02 616 9999


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BAMBU

CRISTAL HOTEL

 

Bargains and a huge time are to be had at the Bambu Friday night brunch. Bring your squad and a solid drinking arm and start your weekend in good party style.

Enjoy a 3-course set menu with sharing platters and unlimited beverages including selected (amazing) cocktails.

#boozy

 

Time: 8PM-midnight

Price: AED195

Contact: 02 652 0134


DAI PAI DONG HOT POT BRUNCH

ROSEWOOD ABU DHABI


2 FOR 1 ON SOFT PACKAGE WITH BB+


If you're a lover of Chinese food and fun dining experiences, this Hot Pot brunch is the Friday night thing for you. Head to Dai Pai Dong with your friends or your family and have loads of fun cooking your hot pots and enjoying the fantastic food on offer.


Time: 6PM - 11.30PM (3 hour sittings)

Price: AED298 (AED149 with BB+), AED428 house

Contact: 02 813 5588


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LA TAVOLATA BRUNCH AT SI RISTORANTE

SAADIYAT ROTANA


30% OFF WITH BB+


This Friday night Italian extravaganza is an amazing way to start the weekend. Enjoy unlimited antipasti as well as loads of Italian favourites - the pizza game at Si is strong! Pork lovers will rejoice with a great pork selection available too. What a way to spend your Friday night!


Time: 7PM - 11PM

Price: Soft AED 275, house AED390

Contact: 02 697 0000

Rachael Partington

9/22/2022