The Lounge has launched its own Bartender Series, where mixologists will teach you how to mix, blend and shake your own creations.
Dhs50 (bartender series), Dhs115 (tapas buffet). Sun 5pm-6pm. Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island, Saadiyat Island (02 811 4342).
The ladies’ night at Amerigos is all about celebrating the legacy of Frida Kahlo. There’s free-flowing Mexican mixed drinks and
50 percent off food.
Free. Sun 6pm-1am. Park Inn by Radisson Hotel, Abu Dhabi Yas Island (02 656 2000).
Mondays can be a bit of a drag at the best of times. So we’re super excited that Peruvian restaurant COYA has launched Sommelier Mondays, offering half price grape all night long.
Prices vary. Mon 6pm-11pm. The Galleria, Al Maryah Island (02 306 7000).
You can get free fries with your drinks at the Championship Lounge three nights a week. Yes really, free fries.
Mon-Wed 6pm-9pm. Abu Dhabi Golf Club, Sas Al Nakhl (056 536 2230).
Free-flowing drinks deal
Classy steakhouse The Foundry has introduced a great new deal on house beverages. For less than Dhs200 you can enjoy a whole three hours of free-flowing beverages every evening.
Dhs199. Daily 6pm-11pm. Southern Sun Abu Dhabi, Al Zahiyah (02 818 4888).
The daily happy hour at Harvesters offers selected drinks for as little as Dhs18 each, all afternoon and into the evening.
From Dhs18. Daily noon-10pm. Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown, Madinat Zayed (02 615 6461).
You’ll get 50 percent off house beverages and selected plates of food at rooftop bar Up & Below during the daily happy hour. It’s the perfect place to watch the sun set over the city.
Prices vary. Daily 5pm-8pm. Courtyard by Marriott, World Trade Center Abu Dhabi (02 698 2255).
Girls can get 50 percent off plates of pub grub and three house beverages at chilled-out Irish venue PJ O’Reilly’s.
Wed 7pm-10pm. Le Royal Méridien Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Khalifa Street (02 695 0515).
As well attracting a lively post-brunch crowd, European-inspired bar Belgian Café Abu Dhabi also offers 50 percent off house beverages every evening.
Prices vary. Daily 4pm-8pm. InterContinental Abu Dhabi, King Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud Street (800 423 463).
Not only do ladies get two complimentary beverages at Eclipse Terrace Lounge, but there’s also a plate of sushi thrown in too. A live DJ provides the soundtrack to this stylish night out.
O Free. Thu 7pm-10pm. Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi, Al Maryah Island (02 333 2444).
The Sakura ladies’ night at Tokyo Grill offers free-flowing house beverages (including mixed drinks) plus platters of the restaurants most popular Japanese canapés. There’s also a fun photo booth and great music.
Dhs50. Fri, 7pm onwards. The Venetian Village, The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi Grand Canal, Khor Al Maqta (050 6969 503).
Library Bar has introduced a Book Club deal which offers two hours of unlimited mixed drinks. Whether you like your beverages fruity or coffee-based, you’ll find all your favourites.
Dhs150. Fri-Sun 6pm-11pm. The Abu Dhabi EDITION, Al Bateen (02 208 0000).
The ever-popular Bubbalicious brunch at Fairways is now even better than ever. Starting this month, the brunch has introduced some new signature drink stations. There’s also an after-party package if you’re not quite ready to go home after you’re done brunching.
Dhs336 (soft drinks), Dhs430 (house beverages), Dhs624 (premium beverages). Fri 12.30pm-4pm. The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort & Spa, Khalifa City A (02 616 9999).
Roast & hops
Stars ’N’ Bars is running a deal for the guys that includes a lovely roast dinner with four pints of hops to wash it down with. Sounds pretty good to us.
Dhs159. Sat 11.30am-11pm. Yas Marina, Yas Island (02 565 0101).
Saturday nights at Groovz Bar & Restaurant are now looking particularly appealing to anyone working in hotels, airlines or healthcare. The industry night offers workers 50 percent off all food and beverages.
Prices vary. Sat 7pm-1am. Groovz Bar & Restaurant, Al Diar Capital Hotel, Al Zahiyah (050 544 7977).