Your ultimate guide to the weekend – April 29 to May 1.

A fabulous pool day


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Enjoy a fabulous pool day at The Pangolin at The Els Club in Sports City. Starting from Dhs150 for an individual pool pass, guests are invited to the pool every day of the week to enjoy access, a main meal from the pool menu, as well as a drink of their choice. For couples, there’s a package for just Dhs250 which includes entry to the pool, a dish and drink per person and use of the club.

A hearty breakfast

Breakfast - Brunch & Cake

With breakfast being the most important meal of the day, the best way to relish it is in style. With Dubai’s extensive dining scene, there are plenty of eateries that offer a delectable array of dishes to help you kickstart your day. See our round-up here.

An Iftar with exquisite Italian food

Scalini iftar

For those seeking to break their fast with some hearty and exquisite Italian cuisine, then Scalini Dubai is the place to go. With a contemporary and fine-dining feel indoors and its outdoor terrace which offers a more laid-back ambience, this authentic Italian restaurant at Four Seasons Jumeirah hits all the right spots for Iftar both with the venue and the cuisine. Read our full review here.

Dinner with a view

Zeta_Address Downtown

Offering breathtaking views of Downtown Dubai, Zeta is perched on Address Downtown’s expanded pool terrace and offers guests Asian-inspired menu items with a Californian twist. The brand will close doors on April 30 to make way for newer food concepts that will be revealed in the future. For more information call: 04 436 8888 or email

Enjoy a new menu

Bla Bla Dubai JBR

As the ultimate hotspot of Dubai, Bla Bla beach club has added new items to its menu to relish in. Dishes include: Jumbo tiger prawn salad Dhs70 (poached shrimp, avocado, crispy shallots, truffle vinaigrette) and the Bla Bla Poke Bowl Dhs80 (tuna, pickled cabbage, spicy crisp). There are also delicious pasta dishes such as; lobster linguine Dhs140 (Canadian lobster, cherry tomatoes, black olives, fresh chilli) and Fusilli Pesto Dhs75 (pesto, haricot verts, bacon), as well as a delicious grilled seabass Dhs120 (spiced chutney, pickled cucumber, burnt lemon).

The selection of new dishes are available by the pool whilst soaking up the sun, as well as in the Onda Nami, with a beautiful fusion of flavours from both Japan and Italy. Expect the new dishes to make an appearance on the rotating ladies night menu every Tuesday, as well as in the set lunch package on a Friday. These dishes promise an explosion of flavours, with refreshing touches perfect for the summer months.

An Iftar with a twist

During the Holy Month of Ramadan, Topgolf Dubai is marking this occasion by offering guests two delicious Iftar Packages and an Arabic Specials menu. Guests can choose between a traditional or western Iftar package inclusive of two hours gameplay and unlimited soft beverages to ensure a truly unique Iftar experience like no other. Both packages feature a whole host of starters, main courses and desserts and are stacked up in a show-stopping three-tier Topgolf Dubai tower; perfect for groups of friends and family looking to enjoy special moments together.

Pick up a copy of this month’s Emirates Woman

Sana Al Maktoum

If you’re relaxing at home or poolside this weekend, pick up the latest copy of Emirates Woman‘s ‘The Gratitude Issue’ for  April. You can even read it online here. Featuring some incredible women including Her Highness Sheikha Sana Al Maktoum, Emirati businesswoman Muna Al Gurg, Alserkel Avenue’s Executive Director Vilma Jurkute, Founder of Odeem, Fatma Al Otaiba and Maryam & Muna Saeed, Co-Founders of Al Mraikn.

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