Best bars, clubs and nightlife in Abu Dhabi

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2016_winners
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Nights

Best Ladies’ Night
Sugar Rush, Rush, Yas Viceroy - Winner
Li Jiang, Ritz-Carlton - Highly Commended
Turquoiz, St Regis Saadiyat - Highly Commended

Best Urban Night
The Urban Showdown, People by Crystal, The Collection - Winner
Urban Education, P&C Bar, Shangri-La Hotel Qaryat Al Beri - Highly Commended
URBN Friday, MAD, Yas Island - Highly Commended

Best Club Night
Singles Traffic Jam, MAD, Yas Island - WINNER
Revival Fridays, People by Crystal, The Collection - Highly Commended
The Mix, Rush, Yas Viceroy - Highly Commended

Events

Best Club Performance
Tinie Tempah, MAD, Yas Island - Winner
Craig David, Amber Lounge, Formula 1 - Highly Commended
Ne-Yo, MAD, Yas Island - Highly Commended

Best Gig
Robbie Williams, du Arena, by Flash Entertainment - Winner
Blur, Formula 1, du Arena, by Flash Entertainment - Highly Commended
Florence + The Machine, Formula 1 concert, du Arena, by Flash Entertainment - Highly Commended

Best International DJ Set
Wankelmut, Saadiyat Beach Club - Winner
DJ Adriatique, Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE - Highly Commended
Dannic, MAD, Yas Island - Highly Commended

People Best Resident Band
International Playboys, Heroes, Crowne Plaza - Winner
The Distillers, McGettigan’s AUH, Al Raha Beach Hotel - Highly Commended
Uptown, Jazz@PizzaExpress - Highly Commended

Best Resident DJ
DJ Neil T, Singles Traffic Jam night, MAD, Yas Island - Winner
DJ B-Luv, Rush, Yas Viceroy and People by Crystal, The Collection - Highly Commended
DJ ChadPhunk, Turquioz, St Regis Saadiyat and Legends, Sheraton Abu Dhabi - Highly Commended

Venues

Best Live Music Venue
Saadiyat Beach Club - Winner
Jazz Bar & Dining, Hilton Abu Dhabi - Highly Commended
McGettigan’s AUH, Al Raha Beach Hotel - Highly Commended

Best Lounge Bar
Zuma, Al Maryah Island - Winner
Havana Club, Emirates Palace - Highly Commended
Skylite, Yas Viceroy - Highly Commended

Best Outdoor Nightspot
Asia de Cuba, Nation Riviera Beach Club - Winner
Iris, Yas Marina - Highly Commended
LIV Yas Beach, Yas Island - Highly Commended

Best Sports Bar
Blu Sky, Southern Sun Abu Dhabi - Winner
McGettigan’s AUH, Al Raha Beach Hotel - Highly Commended
Stars N Bars, Yas Marina - Highly Commended

Best Grape Bar
La Cava, Rosewood Abu Dhabi - Winner
55 & 5th, St Regis Saadiyat - Highly Commended
The St. Regis Bar, St. Regis Abu Dhabi - Highly Commended

Best Restaurant Bar
Koi, The Collection - Winner
Hakkasan, Emirates Palace - Highly Commended
Stratos, Le Royal Meridien -
Highly Commended

Grand Prix

Pub of the Year
McGettigan’s AUH, Al Raha Beach Hotel - Winner
Cooper’s, Park Rotana - Highly Commended
Sportsman’s Arms, Zayed Sports City - Highly Commended

Bar of the Year
Asia de Cuba, Nation Riviera Beach Club - Winner
Barfly by Buddha Bar, Venetian Village - Highly Commended
Stills, Crowne Plaza Yas Island - Highly Commended

Best Club
MAD, Yas Island - Winner
People by Crystal, The Collection - Highly Commended
Rush, Yas Viceroy - Highly Commended

By Time Out Abu Dhabi staff
Time Out Abu Dhabi,

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