Friday Night Brunches

Friday night: date night, party night, no-work-tomorrow night, whatever your reason for dining out in Abu Dhabi, brunch is the answer! Do it large and do it late - check out the best Friday night brunches in Abu Dhabi here.

Friday nights are for going out, but where to dine out in Abu Dhabi that works for you? We've put together a list of 9 great Friday night brunches that give you a dining deal and a drinks deal all rolled into one!


20% off for 2 for 1 on soft package with Best Bites Plus!

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 great Friday night out. Enjoy unlimited food and drinks and chat the night away.

Soft AED250 (AED200 or AED125 with BB+)

House AED350 (AED280 with BB+)

Sparkling AED450 (AED360 with BB+)

Champagne AED600 (AED480 with BB+)

Hours: 7-10PM

Location: Le Royal Meridien

Phone: 02 674 2020


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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!

Soft AED190 (AED152 with BB+)

House AED250 (AED200 with BB+)

Hours: 6-11PM

Location: Pearl Rotana


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Looking for a something a bit different for your Friday night with friends? The tandoori night at Namak fits the bill! Get involved with unlimited kebabs and tikkas, fulfilling your Friday night Indian destiny!

Soft AED148 I House AED248 I 3 hour sittings

Hours: 7-11.30PM

Location: Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi

Phone: 02 698 8888


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There's literally nothing better than sinking into a chair at Brick on a Friday night and drinking in some of the best views in town - which palace is your fave?! The Sundowner Brunch is where you'll enjoy sharing plates and specialty cocktails, a bit of live music and a lot of good time.

Soft AED235 (AED188 with BB+)

House AED305 (AED244 with BB+)

Bubbly AED375 (AED300 with BB+)

Hours: 7-10PM

Location: Aloft Abu Dhabi

Phone: 02 654 5000


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.


Hours: 8PM-midnight

Location: Cristal Hotel

Phone: 02 652 0134


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These are a few of our favourite things! The BBQ & Shisha night on the terrace at Pearl Lounge brings you all the best grills (tip: they do the best mixed grill in town so this is a no-brainer!) the best shisha (the shisha guy is sweet!) and the best views. Appetizers and hot mezze? Check. Live carving? Check. Charcoal grill for extra smoke? Check!

AED190 including soft beverages (AED152 with BB+)

AED280 Including soft beverages and shisha (AED224 with BB+)

AED280 Including house beverages (AED224 with BB+)

AED370 Including house beverages and shisha. (AED296 with BB+)

Hours: 7-11PM

Location: Grand Hyatt

Phone: 02 510 1234


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You'll get a kick out of the Ratpack Supper Club at Abu Dhabi's only revolving restaurant. Swing along to Frankie and Sammy, eat endlessly and let the beverages flow while enjoying a 360 view of Abu Dhabi. An all-around good time guaranteed!

AED395 (AED316 with BB+)

Hours: 6-11PM

Location: Le Royal Meridien

Phone: 02 674 2020


If sliding into the weekend brandishing a cocktail is your thing, Nitro Fridays are where you need to be. Limitless beverages, bites and DJ beats are what makes Nitro the perfect jam to end your week. Groovy like a drive-in movie!


Hours: 8-11PM

Location: W Hotel

Phone: 02 656 0000


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The new brunch at Mykonos is perfect for people who like to dine out and drink up later in the evening: with no set start time, the night is yours! Choose any 3 hours to enjoy more Mediterranean bites than you can shake a stick at, as well as a fabulous BBQ station for hot-off-the-press grills. Not to be outdone, the drinks flow freely with lots of exciting little numbers that will blow your socks off. Who doesn't love an unlimited drinks package? Added to that, this brunch has some of the best live music in Abu Dhabi! You'll tap your feet to the great tunes from the live singer, that really gel with this beachside locale and will set you up for a superb weekend. This is one of the best Friday brunches, and a great way to introduce yourself to Mykonos, one of Abu Dhabi's hottest new dining destinations.

House package: AED299

Hours: 7PM-midnight

Location: Le Meridien Abu Dhabi

Phone: 02 644 6666

Rachael Partington