Jazz@PizzaExpress doesn’t just serve amazing doughballs. Arrive here early evening on any day of the week and you’ll find that all house beverages have been reduced in price.
Dhs30. Daily 4pm-7pm. The Hub, The Mall at World Trade Center Abu Dhabi, Al Markaziyah (02 444 7752).
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).
Buy one, get one free
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, and it always attracts the fashionable crowd.
Prices vary. Daily 5pm-8pm. Marriott Hotel Al Forsan, Khalifa City A (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).
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.
Dhs68. Mon 6pm-8pm. Park Rotana Abu Dhabi, Khalifa Park area (02 657 3317).
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, and marvel at the live entertainment.
Dhs96 (two house beverages and light bite). Wed 6pm-2am. Emirates Palace, West Corniche (02 690 7999).
When you can buy a drink for Dhs15, it’s definitely an excuse to celebrate. Velocity sports bar is offering this great deal three nights of the week for a whole three hours, and you can spend the money you save on some tasty bar bites while watching some live sport.
What could be better?
Dhs15. Mon, Wed, Thu 4pm-7pm. Marriott Hotel Downtown Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Rashid Bin Saeed Street (02 304 7777).
Blu Sky Lounge & Grill is celebrating the Scots by offering a range of mixed beverages made with Scottish shorts 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 is on offer every Thursday at a place as cool as The Warehouse at Pearl Rotana.
Prices vary. Thu 4pm-1am. Pearl Rotana Capital Centre, Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street (02 307 5591).
The Art of Aperitivo
Make sure you arrive early for the aperitivo deal at Amici. You’ll find the outdoor area packed with groups enjoying free-flowing beverages (including Italian mixed drinks) and tasty nibbles such as arancini balls and calamari.
From Dhs69. Wed-Thu 5pm-8pm. Yas Hotel Abu Dhabi, Yas Island (02 418 2561).
It’s sometimes fun to forget about keeping up with latest trends, and instead step back in time for a bit. The Retro Social night at The Lounge lets you graze on endless street food-style bites and wash it all down with free-flowing expertly crafted mixed drinks. But with tunes from the ’60s, ’70s and ’80s adding to the mood, the soundtrack definitely makes it.
Dhs345. Thu 8pm-11pm. Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island Resort, Saadiyat Island (02 811 4342).
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).