5 GREAT ABU DHABI THINGS TO DO AND PLACES TO DINE THIS WEEK | BEST BITES

We've got a fantastic new five star breakfast buffet at a magical price, an incredible new summer-friendly interactive show, a massive weekend, a show for you to book today and of course, what might just be our favourite carrot cake in town. Get on it people, it's do or dine!

THE LION KING!

ETIHAD ARENA


Tickets for this amazing West End show go on sale today! Don't hang about, we predict a sell-out!


Dates: November 16 - December 10

Location: Etihad Arena

Price: There's a range starting from AED200 for bronze weekday tickets and up to AED1500 for royal weekend tickets through

Ticket prices start from Dhs200 (Bronze – weekdays) through to Dhs1,500 (Royal – weekends) and can be purchased exclusively through Ticket prices start from Dhs200 (Bronze – weekdays) through to Dhs1,500 (Royal – weekends) and can be purchased exclusively through Platinum List and etihadarena.ae

NEW BREAKFAST AT CYAN

ANDAZ


There's nowhere better to enjoy views of the palaces and the sea than Cyan and the fact that they're now offering us to see all the views at breakfast time is a massive bonus. Alongside their signature shakshuka, we're loving the excellent breakfast buffet with all your favourites. We love the house-made, fresh-baked pastries and the superb waffles, made to order but even more than that, we love that this five-star buffet is coming at us for just AED75 per person. What a brekkie bargain!


Time: 7AM - 10.30AM

Price: AED75 including juice, tea and coffee

Contact: 056 544 8158

CAKE AND SPRINKLES!

ABU DHABI CULTURAL FOUNDATION


The perfect pop-up for little people who love a bit of sugar in their lives!


Visit "Cake & Sprinkles" this summer to savour sweet delicacies (yes, there's soft-serve!), admire colourful artworks and enjoy some really cool interactive fun zones, every day this summer!


Date: until August 31st

Time: Saturday - Thursday 9AM - 10PM, Friday: 2PM - 10PM

Price: Free

TWENTY FOUR SEVEN DEAL AT GARAGE

W HOTEL ABU DHABI YAS ISLAND


Remember how we all flew to Garage last summer? Get your cars revving people: Twenty Four Seven is back at Garage for summer '22 and this time they’ve brought along some friends!


Share a board with a friend and pay just AED247 and as an added bonus, Mattar Farm by Hesham Mattar, will be popping by to serve mouth-watering Reuben pastrami and brisket sandwiches! Order each board as many times as you like and revel in the bargain potential.



Timings: until 31 August, 6PM - 10.30PM daily

Price: AED247

Contact: 02 656 0000

TEAMLAB PHENOMENA

MAMSHA AL SAADIYAT


Colours of the world - spice up your feed! This gorgeous new interactive art pop-up on the Mamsha strip is a must do this week. A whole raft of creative types, including everyone from artists and CG animators to engineers and mathematicians has teamed up to produce something incredible: mirror rooms, shifting sands - there's loads to look at, touch and do! It's the precursor to a more permanent space and we're loving it!


Date: Until Sunday July 17th

Price: Free

Contact: 050 993 0750

COOPERS BIG WEEKEND

PARK ROTANA


It's the annual summer gig at Cooper’s! Enjoy Saturday brunch followed by fantastic live entertainment featuring The Big Mouth Band and resident DJ. Get 30% off selected beverages all weekend long, finishing with an amazing July 4th celebration. With plenty of raffle prizes and loads of great live music, this is a weekend you don't want to miss!


Date: July 2-4

Contact: 02 657 3325 or check link http://roho.it/ytrsm

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YAS HILTON


In terms of lobbies with cakes, Yas Hilton is a slam dunk. We enjoyed the chocolate, savoured the blueberry cheesecake and the carrot cake and completely inhaled the carrot cake. Not too sweet, great cream cheese icing and a really gorgeous consistency, this beauty will see us schlepping to Yas on the quiet, while pretending to have had a salad for lunch!


Time: 7AM - 1AM

Contact: 02 208 6900

SIGN UP TO BB+



With BB+ you can get all these restaurant discounts plus loads more including dine and stay options and special BB+ menus at a huge range of venues across Abu Dhabi. We also have offers for brunchbusiness lunches and more! Sign up today!

Rachael Partington

6/27/2022