9 exciting things to do in Dubai this weekend
by Sarah Joseph
3 hours ago
The ultimate weekend guide in Dubai, June 2 to June 4, 2023.
Savour a delectable breakfast
For a hearty first meal of the day, One Life ensures guests can indulge in clean, honest and delicious for just Dhs100. Situated in the heart of Dubai Design District, guests can savour two breakfast dishes plus two coffees, making it perfect to catch up with your colleagues, friends and family. From a selection of both sweet and savoury dishes such as Turkish Eggs, a New York bagel with baked beans and hash brown on the side, a Japanese fluffy pancake and more, complemented with a variety of croissants baked in-house, there’s always something to look forward to at this unique café.
For more information visit onelifedxb.com
Enjoy a luxe waterfront escape
Address Grand Creek Harbour is an architectural spectacle that will leave you breathless as you marvel at the scenic views of old Dubai on one side and the majestic skyline of new Dubai on the other. Beat the rising temperatures in Dubai by spending time at this waterfront spectacle this season. It promises soothing sunsets and Leisurely walks on the promenade with a breathtaking view. The newest Address in Dubai is nestled in a serene location overlooking the skyline and the creek. It houses 223 rooms and suites, an exquisite infinity pool and several lip-smacking dining venues to have your meals at. From Now until August 31, 2023, you can get up to 25 percent off your summer bookings at Address Grand Creek Harbour.
For more information visit addresshotels.com
Visit an art gallery
Opera Gallery Dubai is proud to unveil its latest exhibition, “Roots and Routes: From Ghana to Dubai,” an immersive experience that transcends boundaries and invites art enthusiasts and collectors to embark on a profound exploration of Ghanaian artistry. From May 25th to June 9th, the gallery becomes a haven for the soul, embracing visitors in a captivating tapestry of vibrant hues, pulsating with the essence of Ghana’s cultural heritage and diverse artistic expressions. The selected artworks emanate a magnetic presence, enticing viewers to delve into a world where joy intertwines with nostalgia and raw expression. Located in Gate Village Building 3, it’s open from Monday to Thursday 10am to 10pm, Friday 10am to midnight, Saturday 2pm to 9pm and Sunday 11am to 9pm.
For more information visit operagallery.com
See the famous DJ Note Dame live
La Cantine is thrilled to welcome French artist, musician, and DJ producer NOTRE DAME on Saturday, June 3, 2023. Guests can experience an electrifying evening of music supported by Resident DJs. Walk-ins are priced at Dhs250 per person for entry only from 11:30pm onwards, VIP Tables are priced at Dhs8,000 for up to 8 guests, premium guests are for Dhs4,000 for up to 4 guests, lounge tables are for a minimum spend of Dhs4,000 for up to 4 guests and high tables and dining areas are for Dhs2,000 minimum spend for up to 3 guests.
For more information visit lacantine.ae
Try this new summer menu
Bringing fresh flavours inspired by coastal Italian summers, Monno Ristorante in Jumeirah is launching its new artisanal menu Transporting guests to Italy’s seafood-abundant shores this summer, Monno’s new menu was created by Italian Head Chef Federico Bartoli and his team, to showcase this season’s delights from the Mediterranean and Atlantic, while remaining true and respectful to both ingredient and Italian culinary tradition. From Parmigiano Reggiano to pastas and pizzas, guests can include in an array of delectable dishes. Located at 304 Al Wasl Road, Jumeirah 1, it’s open daily for lunch and dinner from 12pm to 12am.
For more information visit monno.ae
Indulge in this vegan mochi
Little Moons the beloved mochi ice cream brand has officially launched in the UAE, bringing a burst of flavor and joy to dessert enthusiasts. The snackable ice cream segment comes with its artisan-quality mochi ice cream bites that are both made without comprise and are less than 80 kcal per ball. As the perfect post-dinner snack, this brand uses quality ingredients and expert techniques to create artisan gelato ice cream bursting with flavour. Now available on Deliveroo, Talabat and other delivery platforms starting at Dhs32 for 8 pieces.
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Book a fine-dining experience
The renowned Italian restaurant, The Artisan has a host of new À La Carte dishes where each item on the menu is carefully crafted with the finest ingredients, presenting traditional flavours in an elegant way. From homemade potato gnocchi to homemade cappellacci, there are a host of hearty dishes that transport guests to Lombardy in northern Italy. The Artisan’s new menu is a celebration of traditional Italian food, crafted with elegance and sophistication. With dishes that highlight the flavours of every region, diners can embark on a gastronomic journey without ever leaving the comfort of their seats. Located in Waldorf Astoria in DIFC, it’s open from Monday to Sunday, 12pm to 12am.
For more information visit theartisan.ae
Shop ‘til you drop
Why don’t you treat yourself this payday week? Hit refresh on your basket bags as the new season sees new forms and finishes of the humble beach bag. From mini bucket bags, all-over sequin tote, the raffia beach bag will be the most hardworking piece of you closet this summer – taking you from work to play all season long. Beach bags don’t need to be reserved just for beach trips – structured styles with low-key luxurious leather trimmings like Saint Laurent’s Manhattan shoulder bag and Prada Panier bucket bag are elevated and can replace your everyday work tote. The beach bags can also effortlessly be incorporated into your vacation wardrobe. To see our top picks, Emirates Woman has curated an exclusive guide.
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