PINKTOBER TAKES OVER ABU DHABI
THE RITZ-CARLTON ABU DHABI GRAND CANAL
The Chef's Brunch is supporting Pinktober with a AED25 donation with every brunch package. Enjoy gourmet dining from all over the world, from succulent Wagyu beef to a wide range of seafood options, as well as a dedicated vegan section. An added bonus? 20% discount with BB+
Cost: Pinktober pricing | Soft AED375 | House AED475 | Bubbles AED675
Time: every Saturday in October | 1-4PM
It’s all in the name - but the BIG-gest brunch in Abu Dhabi is marking Pinktober all month long! They promise a pink extravaganza - delectable pink bites, dynamic entertainers and tunes spun by their resident DJ - alongside their five culinary hubs and eleven beverage taps. Our favourite part? For each brunch package, AED 15 will be donated to Brest Friends & Al Jalila Foundation.
Cost: AED320 soft | AED 420 house | AED 589 sparkling
Time: every Saturday in October | 1-4PM
Contact: +97126560000 (bookings essential)
PLUS: W ABU DHABI is also supporting the cause at two of their other venues, with a full pink takeover for Pinktober and donations being made all month long.
Fancy a ladies night that really benefits the girls? We love a reason to dress up and catch up with friends, and this one is especially close to our hearts! Purchase one mocktail and enjoy free flow mocktails all night long, AND as part of their commitment to Breast Cancer Awareness, AED3 of the Pinktober specials will be donated to Brest Friends & the Al Jalila Foundation. Plus, savour a delightful 20% discount on food! The same goes for cocktails - purchase one and get free flow all evening.
Time: every Friday from 6PM
Over the course of October, The Roastery has an array of themed bites, coffees and teas that are good for your tastebuds and good for a cause. For every Pinktober item you savour at The Roastery, AED3 will be contributed to Brest Friends & the Al Jalila Foundation.
Time: Daily | 7AM-8PM
LE ROYAL MERIDIEN
A one-weekend-only affair, Market Kitchen’s De'Vine' table brunch is dressing in pink in support of breast cancer awareness. Enjoy three hours of signature modern American dishes and beverages with their famous farm-to-table menu. The best bit: 10% of every soft package will be donated to Al Jalila Foundation. Two pink sittings are scheduled, an evening brunch on Friday, October 13th and an afternoon brunch the following day, so you have options.
Cost: from AED250 (soft)
Time: Friday 13th October | 7-10PM; Saturday 14th October | 1-4PM
Contact: 800 101 101 (bookings essential)
PINKTOBER MARKET | LE ROYAL MERIDIEN
Post-brunch with a cause, you can partake in something a little different - a market with a cause! The Pinktober Market will be a celebration of community, and showcase unique crafts and wares from talented female artisans residing within the UAE. The market is open to all, so check it out on Saturday, October 14th. Live music and yummy bites will be at hand while you shop, and most importantly - be sure to partake in the raffle, as all proceeds will be donated to Al Jalila Foundation.
Time: Saturday 14th October | 1-8PM
FAIRMONT BAB AL BAHR
CuiScene’s regular brunch is stepping it up a notch this month. In a special once off, the Pink Brunch will host the Burjeel Marina Health Promotion Centre on Saturday, October 14th, giving patrons the opportunity to partake in a session to promote breast health-checks and education. Attendees will also receive free screening vouchers, to highlight the importance of regular checks and early detection.
Cost: soft AED295 | house AED420 | bubbles Dhs595
Time: Saturday, October 14th | 1 - 4PM
Contact: 02 654 3333
Want to do more? Balance out your brunch and support Pinktober further with the 12th Annual ADCB Zayed Sports City Pink Run. Taking place on October 21st, proceeds from the run are donated to the Al Jalila Foundation for Breast Cancer Initiatives and over the past 11 years donations have exceeded AED420,000 to this worthy cause. Participants can choose from either a 3km, 5km or 10km run.
Time: Saturday, October 21st - various starting times
Registration: Click here to register - closes 16th October