Mondays are boring aren’t they? The week has started and hump day still seems on the distant horizon.
Well, it doesn’t have to be that way here in Abu Dhabi.
Check out the ladies’ nights on offer every Monday night.
99 Sushi Bar & Restaurant
A ladies’ night with a difference, our 2018 Best Newcomer restaurant offers a glass of sparkling on arrival, then if you spend more than Dhs999 for two you’ll get a bottle of top French bubbly.
Mon 7pm-11.30pm. The Galleria, Al Maryah Island (02 672 3333).
Get three free beverages at the cool and funky Latin joint and enjoy, weather permitting, one of the greatest roof terraces we can think of.
Mon 8pm-midnight. The Hub at The Mall at World Trade Center Abu Dhabi, Al Markaziya (02 666 8066).
Head to this cool Asian eatery and enjoy three complimentary drinks and music from a live band.
Mon 7pm-11pm. Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi, Hamdan Street (02 616 6149).
Ladies get 50 percent off the authentic Italian plates at Circo every Monday evening.
Mon 6pm-11pm. InterContinental Abu Dhabi, King Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud Street (800 423 463).
Cooper’s Bar & Restaurant
The Pink ladies’ night at Cooper’s is the ultimate girly gathering. Women can enjoy three complimentary pink mixed drinks from 8pm onwards.
Mon 8pm-2.30am. Park Rotana Abu Dhabi, Khalifa Park area (02 657 3333).
Empire Yas Bar
There are complimentary beverages throughout the night at this stylish bar over the Yas Marina Circuit F1 track. There’s a commercial mix from DJs Kaboo and Nuff Said to get you on your feet and dancing. It’s also free entry so everyone’s a winner.
Mon 11pm-3.30am. Yas Hotel Abu Dhabi, Yas Island (050 501 5052).
Bellissima Mondays offers free-flowing house beverages between 7.30pm and 1am for Dhs55. There’s also 50 percent off food. DJ Cliff Townley plays soulful house while you’re there, too. Get here early for sundowners if you can, as the view from Yas is amazing.
Mon 7.30pm-1am. Radisson Blu Hotel, Abu Dhabi Yas Island (02 656 2000).
Frankie’s Italian Restaurant & Bar
The Fairmont’s laid-back Italian joint’s Ciao Bella ladies’ night offers three complimentary drinks. Sounds tasty and fun.
Mon 7pm-11pm. Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, Khor Al Maqta (02 654 3238).
Jazz Bar & Dining
Ladies get free drinks while the house band performs funky classics at this sleek live music venue.
Mon 7pm-11pm. Radisson Blu Hotel & Resort, Abu Dhabi Corniche, Corniche Road West (02 692 4247).
Ladies can sip on crafted mixed drinks at this New York-themed bar and eatery every Monday night between 7pm and 11pm. It’s a classy joint and promises a more refined ladies’ night.
Mon 7pm-11pm. Le Royal Méridien, Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Street (02 692 4247).
Porters English Pub
Every Monday ladies get three beverages between 9pm and 11pm, then it’s 50 percent off drinks until 3am.
Mon 9pm-11pm. Grand MIllennium Al Wahda, Hazza Bin Zayed Street (02 443 9999).
Sky Lounge Thirty-One
Super views of, well, the sky. Every Monday and Tuesday there’s also free drinks from 8pm to 10pm. Or you can have shisha instead.
Free. 8pm-10pm, Mon-Tue. Sky Lounge Thirty-One, Grand MIllennium Al Wahda, Hazza Bin Zayed Street (02 495 3916).
The casual sports bar has moved its ladies’ night to Monday. Girls can enjoy three complimentary drinks from a special menu between 10pm and 1am.
Mon 10pm-1am. Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, Khor Al Maqta (02 654 3238).
Cool tapas and grape bar The Warehouse is offering girls three frozen mixed drinks between 6pm and 1am.
Mon 6pm-1am. Pearl Rotana Capital Centre, Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street (02 307 5591).