If you spend Thursday afternoon watching the clock and willing the weekend to begin, the we feel you.
Whether you get to knock off early (we know there are some lucky people out there), or you're in the office until 6pm, there's still time to have fun.
Start the wekeed in style with one of these happy hours that run every Thursday. Or go to all of them. It's the weekend, who cares?
Blu Sky Lounge & Grill
Fight those working blues any night of the week at this super sports bar that has discounted drinks daily for four hours.
From Dhs22. Daily 7pm-11pm. Southern Sun Abu Dhabi, Al Mina Street, Al Zahiyah (02 818 4888).
Take in the views over the city skyline and live your best life as you sip on reduced-priced drinks all afternoon.
Prices vary. Daily noon-8pm. Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi, Al Markaziyah (02 616 6800).
Arrive just in for nightfall from the heights of Etihad Towers and enjoy 50 percent off selected beverages.
Prices vary. Daily 6pm-8pm. Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, West Corniche (02 811 5556).
The Sportsman’s Arms
Get to this family-friendly sports bar before 8pm and the chances are you’ll find your favourite drink on offer. Hops and grape are available for prices starting from Dhs20, and there’s a buy one, get one free offer on selected mixed drinks, too.
Prices vary. Daily noon-8pm. International Tennis Centre, Zayed Sports City (02 447 1066).
This super-cool grape and tapas bar offers 50 percent off house beverages, bottles of grape for Dhs125 and glasses of grape for Dhs30, from 4pm to 8pm.
Mon-Thu 4pm-8pm. Pearl Rotana Capital Centre, Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street (02 307 5591).