EATING OUT DEALS :
Sushi & Steak at The Terrace on the Corniche - Under Dhs200
The international restaurant dishes up a sumptuous sushi and steak night to ring in the weekend every Thursday. Slice into a variety of fine meats from around the world and stop by the all-you-can-eat sushi station.
Dhs195. Every Thu, 7pm-11pm. The St. Regis Abu Dhabi, Nation Towers, Corniche Road West (02 694 4444).
Barbecue Nights at The Pool Deck - Under Dhs200
There’s no better way to ring in the weekend, than with a lively evening filled with good food and entertainment under the stars. Enjoy succulent cuts of flame-licked meats and seafood, a sushi bar and more at this weekly deal.
Dhs199 (soft drinks), Dhs259 (house beverages), Dhs319 (Italian bubbly). Every Thu, 7.30pm-11pm. Eastern Mangroves Hotel & Spa Abu Dhabi by Anantara, Al Salam Street (02 656 1000).
NIGHT OUT DEALS :
Toshi Reagon at NYUAD - Live music
This American singing star Toshi Reagon is taking centre stage in the capital – with a huge show at The Arts Center at NYU Abu Dhabi. The Atlanta-born musician, who has worked with legendary performers such as Lenny Kravitz and Elvis Costello, will be wowing crowds along with her renowned band BIGLovely as well as with post-apocalyptic opera, Parable of the Sower. It will run from November 9 until 11.
Dhs100 (adult tickets), Dhs50 (students) 8pm. The Red Theater, NYUAD, Saadiyat Island, www.nyuad-artscenter.org.
Post-work pints at Velocity - Weekly deal
Leave the office early on a Thursday (you know you want to) and head Downtown to Velocity and get the weekend off to a flying start. Between 4pm and 7pm pints are just Dhs10. Why not also show all your mates how incredibly tough you are with their chicken wings competition – finish a 12-wing portion of the volcanic hot chicken wings in 15 mins and receive life-long fame. And a Velocity T-shirt.
4pm-7pm. Ongoing. Marriott Hotel Downtown Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Rashid Bin Saeed Street (Old Airport Road) (02 304 7777).