Once the seafood buffet has been demolished, ladies can enjoy free-flowing beverages from 11pm until closing at Aquarium. DJ ClassyK provides the soundtrack.
Free. Sun 7pm-1.30am. Yas Marina, Yas Island (050 696 9357).
C.mondo bar is being very cheeky and tempting us out on a Sunday night by offering ladies free-flowing house beverages, grapes and bubbly for a whole six hours.
Free Sun & Wed 6pm-midnight. Centro Capital Centre, Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street (02 409 6514).
Mixed drink hours
A brand-new happy hour has arrived in the capital, and there’s so much to love about it. Fancy bar Couture Lounge is running a buy one, get one free offer on selected hops, grape and pretty mixed drinks every day from 5pm to 8pm. This is definitely one for the fashionable crowd.
Prices vary. Daily 5pm-8pm. Marriott Hotel Al Forsan, Khalifa City A (02 657 3317).
Craft brews are all the rage at the moment, and they’re not just for hipsters with perfectly trimmed beards either. Head over to Stars ’N’ Bars on Yas Island for some great steak or burger and craft hops combos. You can also unleash your inner child on arcade games and dance to ’80s tunes.
Prices vary. Mon 5pm-2am. Yas Marina, Yas Island (02 565 0101).
Italian and Japanese-influenced restaurant Teatro has launched a new masquerade ladies’ night, but there’s no mystery about whether it’s a good deal or not. Ladies can enjoy two hours of unlimited drinks for less than Dhs70, and also get 30 percent off food after 8pm.
Dhs68. Mon 6pm-8pm. Park Rotana Abu Dhabi, Khalifa Park area (02 657 3317).
The new ladies’ night at Skylite Rooftop offers some super deals on free-flowing house beverages and bubbly. There are also awesome tunes from Cliff Townley.
Dhs55 (house beverages). Dhs125 (bubbly). Tue 7pm-11pm. Yas Hotel Abu Dhabi (02 656 0600).
No smoking day at Captain’s Arms
This friendly pub is rewarding non-smokers by offering them one free drink when they buy two beverages. With a cosy atmosphere and traditional pub grub, everyone can have a brilliant evening out, without smelling like an ashtray.
Free. Tues noon-2.30am. The Village at Le Méridien Abu Dhabi, Al Zahiyah (02 644 6666).
This exciting evening lets you indulge your creative side while enjoying mixed drinks and light bites at Hakkasan. Browse pieces from fashion and jewellery brands, marvel at super-cool live entertainment and watch artists doing their thing.
Dhs96 (two house beverages and light bite). Wed 6pm-2am. Emirates Palace, West Corniche (02 690 7999).
Blu Sky Lounge & Grill always seems to have some kind of amazing offer on. On Wednesdays it celebrates all things Scottish by offering a huge range of beverages at a knockdown price.
Dhs20. Wed 7pm-3am. Southern Sun Abu Dhabi, Al Zahiya (02 818 4888).
We’re always happy to read the phrase ‘50 percent off grape’ and it’s extra exciting when it’s on offer at a place as cool as The Warehouse.
Prices vary. Thu 4pm-1am. Pearl Rotana Capital Centre, Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street (02 307 5591).
Thursday night live
Iris Yas Island has introduced a live jazz, funk and soul night, and it’s the new place to be on a Thursday. All guests get one free drink and there’s a night brunch, too.
From Dhs200 (grape and hops). Thu 9pm-3am. Yas Marina, Yas Island (055 160 5636).
Casa De Cuba is already one of the most-talked-about new venues in the capital, and it’s about to become even more so. International DJs (including several house legends) are joining the party every Friday, plus there are post-brunch deals for
guys and girls.
Dhs149 (ladies, house beverages), Dhs199 (gents, house beverages). Fri 4pm-8pm. Yas Marina, Yas Island (056 742 7435).
The after-brunch package at Aqua includes two hours of free-flowing grape and hops, plus tunes from the resident DJ.
Dhs145. Fri 4pm-6pm. The Rosewood Abu Dhabi, Al Maryah Island (02 813 5550).
Unwind the Italian way at Prego’s. Choose from a a selection of discounted drinks and nibble your way through tasty platters of charcuterie and fancy cheese.
From Dhs22. Daily 9.30pm-11.30pm. Beach Rotana Abu Dhabi, Al Zahiyah (02 697 9011).
Diablitos is offering two free hops when you buy one small pizza, or four pints when you buy a large one. There’s also a complimentary glass of hops thrown in with every burger.
Prices vary. Sat 1pm-7pm. Yas Marina, Yas Island (02 565 1175).