43 of the Best Valentine's Day Deals

We've rounded up February's most romantic events in the UAE for you!
BySurena ChandeThursday , 09 February 2017
43 of the Best Valentine's Day Deals
Head to Ewan at The Palace Downtown Dubai for a meal with Arabic and Oriental specialities

LA CANTINE DU FAUBOURG, EMIRATES TOWERS HOTEL
Head to this decadent French eatery for a romantic, scrumptious meal with your loved one, and you could be the lucky winner of an exquisite diamond ring from Maison Messika and Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons! In order to be in with a chance of winning the ring, you must book a table for dinner in advance for Valentine’s Day. INFO: À la carte, from 7pm, First Floor, Emirates Towers Hotel, 04 352 7105, lacantine.ae

ASIA ASIA, PIER 7
Experience this glam hotspot’s special Valentine’s menu with dishes including diver-scallop carpaccio, miso clam chowder and chargrilled prime striploin, along with a complimentary glass of sparkling grape. Why not dine alfresco and take in the views of Dubai Marina? INFO: Dhs399 per person, 6pm-11pm, Dubai Marina, 04 276 5900, info@asia-asia.com

Tuck into a meal on the 122nd floor of the Burj Khalifa at At.Mosphere with dishes including prawn tartare and wild halibut with white truffle.

AT.MOSPHERE RESTAURANT, BURJ KHALIFA

Have dinner on the 122nd floor of the Burj Khalifa with a five- or seven-course set menu featuring dishes such as prawn tartare, wild halibut with white truffle and foie gras or pan-fried dory with crayfish and more. You’ll also receive a glass of bubbly, a box of chocolates and a bouquet of flowers for ladies upon arrival. INFO: Dhs750 per person for a five-course menu (non-window table), Dhs920 per person for a seven-course menu (window table), Burj Khalifa, Downtown Dubai, 04 888 3828, atmosphere@atmosphereburjkhalifa.com

BICE RISTORANTE, HILTON DUBAI JUMEIRAH BEACH

Enjoy a three-course meal accompanied with a glass of bubbly each. Dishes include choices of burrata with zucchini, lobster with avocado tartare, grilled octopus with sweet paprika and olives, rock salted sea bass, and seafood risotto are on offer for mains. You’ll also get a heart-shaped dessert to end the meal on a sweet note. INFO: Dhs295 per person, 7pm-11.30pm, The Walk, JBR, 04 318 2520, bicerest.jumeirah@hilton.com 

BILLIONAIRE MANSION, TAJ DUBAI

Sample Billionaire Mansion’s five-course set menu with sharing starters of edamame, burrata and calamari and sushi, before enjoying a selection of pizza and pasta, plus a main course of Wagyu beef or black cod miso. There’s a glass of bubbly each, plus a dessert. INFO: Dhs650, 7pm-12midnight, Taj Dubai Hotel, Business Bay, 04 510 3100, billionairemansiondubai.com

BOMBAY BRASSERIE, TAJ DUBAI

Chef Ajay Negi and his team have created an Indian three-course menu for the evening (a vegetarian menu is available) with optional grape pairings, too. INFO: Dhs250 per person with soft drinks, Dhs350 per person with grape pairings, 6pm-12midnight, Taj Dubai Hotel, Business Bay, 04 438 3100, bombaybrasserie.dubai@tajhotels.com

BRASSERIE QUARTIER, THE RING OF LOVE, THE ST REGIS DUBAI

This Parisian-inspired venue in the decadent St Regis Dubai is offering a three-course set menu for couples to enjoy on Valentine’s Day. INFO: Dhs750 per couple, 7pm-12midnight, Al Habtoor City, Sheikh Zayed, Road, 04 435 5577, stregisdubai.com

BU! TRINITY, VALENTINE’S DAY AT BU!, WORLD TRADE CENTER ABU DHABI

This Abu Dhabi eatery has two packages for couples on Valentine’s Day. Enjoy a five-course menu by Head Chef Humberto Canales featuring goats cheese and truffle ravioli, salmon and tuna carpaccio, and beef tenderloin with foie gras, all served with a bottle of bubbly. Alternatively, turn it up a notch with the romantic VIP package that is complete with a candlelit private terrace space, musical entertainment, a private butler and even a limousine to use for the evening. Fancy! INFO: Dhs500 per couple inside, Dhs3,000 per couple for private terrace dinner, from 7pm, The Hub, The Mall at World Trade Center Abu Dhabi, 02 666 8066, butrinity.com

BUSHMAN’S RESTAURANT & BAR, LAIDBACK AUSSIE LOVE AT BUSHMAN’S, ANANTARA THE PALM DUBAI RESORT

Savour the flavours of Australian fare with the outback-inspired set menu. Dine on the picturesque outdoor terrace or indoors by the fire pit – very romantic! INFO: Dhs899 per couple with a glass of bubbly, 6pm-11.30pm, The Palm Jumeirah, 04 567 8304, restaurants.dubai@anantara.com

Enjoy a four-or six-course meal at Cabana restaurant. Why not opt for a private spot as a special treat, too?

CABANA, DINE WITH LOVE, THE ADDRESS DUBAI MALL

Indulge in a set menu under the stars with views of the Burj Khalifa as you enjoy music from the resident DJ and the option of a private cabana. INFO: Dhs700 per couple for a four-course set menu with soft drinks, Dhs1,100 per couple for a private cabana with a six-course set menu, soft drinks and a bottle of premium bubbly, 7pm-12midnight, Downtown Dubai, 04 438 8640, cabana@theaddress.com

CASA MIA, SAN VALENTINO MENU, LE MERIDIEN DUBAI HOTEL & CONFERENCE CENTRE

Celebrating the international day of love, Casa Mia has created a classic Italian menu, which features dishes including tagliolini pasta with artichokes and scallops, along with tartare of fassona beef with beetroot. Throughout the evening, diners will be entertained by a singer and opera-style entertainment, too! INFO: Dhs360 per person, 7.30pm-11.30pm, Airport Road, Garhoud, casamia.lmdubai@lemeridien.com  

CATCH DUBAI, FAIRMONT DUBAI

Enjoy an evening of music and food from Chef Bobby Griffing Valentine’s Day menu. Start with oysters and pearls, along with kale and quinoa salad, before mains of miso sea bass with Cantonese fried rice and 48-hour hoisin braised ribs with sweet potato purée. There’s also a special heart-shaped version of the renowned ‘Hit Me’ dessert! INFO: Dhs800 per couple with a glass of bubbly each, 7pm-2am, Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road, 04 357 1755, reservations@catchdubai.com

CAVALLI CLUB, RESTAURANT & LOUNGE, FAIRMONT DUBAI

This hotspot offers two packages for the special day. Receive one glass of bubbly, a set menu including octopus with mango and tomato sauce, Wagyu beef steak or grilled lobster, plus a dessert of chocolate and raspberry roulade with package one. The second package offers the same, but with added caviar and oysters. There’s also a Moulin Rouge-themed show. INFO: Dhs750 per person for package one, Dhs990 per person for package two, 8.30pm-12midnight, Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road, 04 332 9260, reservations@cavalliclubdubai.com

CELSIUS RESTAURANT, VALENTINE’S-THEMED BUFFET, NASSIMA ROYAL HOTEL

Add a little spice to your Valentine’s Day with an Indian buffet meal. This one’s great value for money, too! INFO: Dhs149 with soft drinks, Dhs189 with house drinks, 7pm-10.30pm, Sheikh Zayed Road, 04 308 0000, fboffice@nassimaroyalhotel.com

CHAMAS CHURRASCIA & BAR, A CELEBRATION OF ROMANCE, INTERCONTINENTAL ABU DHABI

Enjoy a Brazilian set menu in this lively eatery with a Latin band, flamenco dancers and a pianist. INFO: Dhs599 per couple with soft drinks, 6pm-11pm, King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud Street, 02 666 6888, dining-intercontinental-ad.ae

CHIVAL, LA VILLE HOTEL & SUITES CITY WALK

Tuck into a handpicked selection of dishes from this new eatery’s sharing menu including hummus and burrata, along with charcoal-grilled fish and beef, a dessert to share, tea, coffee and chocolates. INFO: Dhs444 per couple, from 6pm, City Walk, Dubai, 04 403 3111, marriott.com/dxblv

DELPHINE, VALENTINE’S DINNER, THE H DUBAI

Indulge in a three-course set menu at this glamorous spot. INFO: Dhs500 per couple with a bottle of wine, 7pm-11pm, Sun 12-Thu 16 Feb, Sheikh Zayed Road, 04 501 8623, delphine.dxb@h-hotel.com

The beautiful Dining by Design at Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort is the perfect spot for a romantic meal, with treats including oysters and caviar within the set menu, plus you'll even get a framed photo from the evening!

DINING BY DESIGN, FLAVOURS OF THE OCEAN BY DINING, ANANTARA THE PALM DUBAI RESORT

This romantic affair is a great private option with tables on the beach overlooking the Palm Jumeirah. You’ll get to enjoy a set menu featuring oysters and caviar, plus desserts and the option of adding a bottle of bubbly. INFO: Dhs3,200 per couple with soft drinks, a bouquet of flowers and a framed photo, Dhs3,999 per couple with soft drinks, a bottle of premium bubbly, a bouquet of flowers and a framed photo, 7pm-11.30pm, The Palm Jumeirah, 04 567 8304, restaurants.dubai@anantara.com

EWAAN, IT’S ALL ABOUT LOVE, THE PALACE DOWNTOWN DUBAI

Whisk your Valentine away to Ewaan for a special evening against the backdrop of Burj Khalifa views, along with a rose for ladies and a box of chocolates for couples as you enjoy Arabic and Oriental dishes from cooking stations and a buffet. INFO: Dhs275 per person with soft drinks, Dhs425 per person with house drinks, 7pm-11.30pm, Downtown Dubai, 04 428 7888, dine@thepalace-dubai.com 

FOGUEIRA RESTAURANT, DIA DOS NAMORADOS, RAMADA PLAZA JUMEIRAH BEACH

This Brazilian churrascaria is serving an all-you-can-eat barbecue with a romantic touch. There’s entertainment from the Latin band and samba dancers, plus ladies receive a rose and couples will get a special dessert and a glass of sparkling grape each. INFO: Dhs335 per person with soft drinks, Dhs360 with soft drinks and a selected cocktail, Dhs445 with house drinks, JBR, Dubai, 04 439 8888, ramadaplazajbr.com

FÜMÉ NEIGHBORHOOD EATERY, PIER 7 AND DOWNTOWN DUBAI

Enjoy a sharing set menu with appetisers followed by a main course and a decadent range of desserts, all with a glass of sparkling grape. Alternatively, pay a little extra for a two-hour package with unlimited house drinks. There are spectacular views at each of the restaurant’s locations, too. INFO: Dhs222 per person with food and a glass of sparkling grape, Dhs299 per person with unlimited house drinks for two hours, 6.30pm-1am, Pier 7, Dubai Marina, 04 421 5669; Downtown Dubai, 04 456 8784, fume-eatery.com

GAUCHO, DIFC

Foodies will love the Valentine’s Day menus at Gaucho, with selections for both the ladies and gents. The amuse bouche is formed of crayfish causita with onion, celery and green olives and the dessert is a sharing selection of chocolatey treats. However, for starters and mains senoritas will receive salmon carpaccio and pink seafood risotto, while men get lomo marinated with ají panca to start and a 200g rib eye wrapped in veal bacon and served with crispy potato. INFO: Dhs600 per couple, Dhs215 extra per person with grape pairing, 12noon-11pm, Gate Village 5, DIFC, 04 422 7898, events.dubai@gauchorestaurants.com

GRAZE, LA VILLE HOTEL & SUITES CITY WALK

Indulge in a three-course set menu and choose your desired meal from a selection of curated picks, along with two signature house drinks. Dishes include grilled octopus and black risotto, grilled lobster with truffle cream and wagyu beef cheeks. INFO: Dhs1,000 per couple, from 6pm, City Walk, Dubai, 04 403 3111, marriott.com/dxblv

Tuck into a Turkish meal at Gunaydin, with meats cooked to your tastes, traditional desserts and views of the Burj Khalifa and Dubai Fountains.

GUNAYDIN DUBAI, FOR THE LOVE OF MEAT, SOUK AL BAHAR

Enjoy a Turkish feast with dazzling views of the Burj Khalifa. Tuck into a juice steak and other meats before devouring a selection of Turkish desserts including kunefe, katmer and baklava. INFO: From Dhs280 for two people, 12noon-12midnight, Water Prominade, Souk Al Bahar, Downtown Dubai, 04 554 0700, gunaydindubai.com

IL CAPO RESTAURANT, ITALIANLY YOURS, THE WESTIN DUBAI

Tuck into a four-course set menu at this Italian eatery. Guests wearing red will be entered into a competition to win an overnight stay at the hotel, plus a couple’s massage at the Heavenly Spa by Westin! INFO: Dhs595 per couple, 7pm-11pm, Al Habtoor City, Sheikh Zayed Road, 04 435 5577, westindubaialhabtoorcity.com

J&G STEAK HOUSE, THE RING OF LOVE, THE ST REGIS DUBAI

Perfect for meat-lovers, the decadent J&G Steak House is offering Valentine’s diners a four-course set menu. INFO: Dhs850 per couple, 7pm-12midnight, Al Habtoor City, Sheikh Zayed Road, 04 435 5577, stregisdubai.com

KARMA KAFÉ, SOUK AL BAHAR

Savour a four-course sharing menu while taking in the sights of the Burj Khalifa and the Dubai Fountains on the terrace at this award-winning pan-Asian eatery. The chefs have included creations like panshell thermidor, a maki platter and marinated cod, along with a matcha chocolate fondant for dessert. INFO: Dhs349 per person with a glass of sparkling grape, 6pm-11pm, Downtown Dubai, 04 423 0909, info@karma-kafe.com

LA VILLE HOTEL & SUITES CITY WALK

For an extra-special treat, enjoy an overnight stay in a suite at the brand new La Ville Hotel & Suites. You’ll be treated to chocolates and flowers in the room upon arrival, plus lucky ladies can choose a dress to wear for the evening from a range of Designer24 creations and will have their make-up done by Blow Out before heading to dinner with your partner at a Graze! In addition to the romantic evening, breakfast is also provided the next morning. INFO: Price dependent on the dates booked (valid for stays from Fri 10-Sat 18 Feb with bookings to be made 48 hours in advance), City Walk, Dubai, 04 403 3111, marriott.com/dxblv 

LEVEL 43, PROM NIGHT, FOUR POINTS BY SHERATON

Relive prom night at this rooftop hotspot where you’ll get a gourmet three-course meal, entertainment from a DJ spinning your fave Eighties tunes, a photo booth with props and a prom-themed dress code – think chiffon, big hair and shoulder pads! INFO: Dhs600 per couple, 7pm-10pm, Sheikh Zayed Road, Downtown Dubai, 056 212 4413, szr.level43@fourpoints.com

MORAH, JW MARRIOTT MARQUIS DUBAI

Enjoy a romantic dinner for two at the newly opened Morah with views of the Dubai skyline, where you’ll receive a four-course meal, followed by a chocolate buffet. INFO: Dhs600 per couple with food, chocolate buffet and two glasses of bubbly, 8pm-12midnight, Business Bay, 04 560 1799, reservations@morahdubai.com

NOVIKOV DUBAI, SHERATON GRAND HOTEL

Dress up for a Valentine’s Day à la carte meal at this chic venue where you’ll each receive a glass of bubbly, along with two pieces of special Valentine’s mochi, plus a rose for ladies. INFO: À la carte, 6pm-2am, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, 04 388 8744, reservations@novikov-dubai.com

PLAJ, VALENTINE’S DAY DINNER, JUMEIRAH ZABEEL SARAY

Spoil your partner with a five-course set menu in a private Gazebo at this dreamy spot, which comes with a private butler, a bouquet of flowers, spa vouchers, bubbly and more! INFO: Dhs5,750, 6.30pm-12midnight, The Palm Jumeirah. 04 453 0444, jumeirahzabeelsaray.com

MEKONG, AN ASIAN AFFAIR AT MEKONG, ANANTARA THE PALM DUBAI RESORT

Delight in a sharing-style Asian dinner on Valentine’s Day, where you’ll be treated to special touches including flowers and chocolates as you take in the Dubai skyline. INFO: Dhs899 per couple with a glass of bubbly each, 6pm-11.30pm, The Palm Jumeirah, 04 567 8304, mekong.dubai@anantara.com 

RHODES W1, GROSVENOR HOUSE DUBAI

Delight in a special dinner featuring Anglo-French cuisine crafted by chef Gary Rhodes. Dine on the terrace with views of Dubai Marina for an extra-special touch. INFO: Dhs450 per person with selected house drinks, 7pm-11.30pm, Dubai Marina, 04 317 6000, rw1-dubai.com

ROBERTO’S DUBAI, DIFC

Roberto’s Dubai has three Valentine’s Day packages. Choose from a four-course set menu with soft drinks, a four-course set menu with soft drinks and a bottle of bubbly or an indulgent seven-course set menu with oysters, caviar, soft drinks and a bottle of premium bubbly (the third option is available in the lounge or Cortina terraces only). INFO: Dhs990 per couple for soft drinks package, Dhs1,500 per couple for Italian bubbly package, Dhs3,500 per couple for premium bubbly package, 7pm-12midnight, Gate Village Building 1, DIFC, 04 386 0066, info@robertos.ae

SHADES, ROMANCE UNDER THE STARS, THE ADDRESS DUBAI MARINA

Enjoy a candlelit dinner from a special menu at this spot, which features a saxophonist and a DJ to entertain you all night! INFO: Dhs550 per person with food, from 7pm, Dubai Marina, 04 428 7805, dine.tammh@theaddress.com

SOLO ITALIAN RESTAURANT & BAR, ITALIAN ROMANCE, RAFFLES DUBAI

This award-winning restaurant is serving a five-course Italian feast with grape pairings, starting with oysters and caviar, a foie gras terrine and lobster ravioli with truffle, followed by oven-baked halibut or Wagyu beef tenderloin, plus desserts. Ladies in red will receive complimentary drinks at the Solo bar between 7pm and 9pm, too! INFO: Dhs295 per person for food, Dhs475 per person with grape pairing, 7pm-11.30pm, Sheikh Rashid Road, Wafi, Dubai, 04 324 8888, dining.dubai@raffles.com

STRATOS, LE ROYAL MERIDIEN ABU DHABI

Take romance to a higher level with an intimate dinner at this special spot where you can enjoy 360-degree views of the city while tucking into a three-course sharing menu, throughout February, for a rather bargainous price of Dhs360 for two. A special set menu will be laid on for Valentine’s Day itself, which is also pretty reasonable. INFO: From Dhs249 per person for Valentine’s Day meal, from 7pm, Sheikh Khalifa Street, Abu Dhabi, 02 674 2020, leroyalmeridienabudhabi.com

THE ADDRESS DUBAI MARINA HOTEL, COUPLES’ VALENTINE’S CRUISE AT DUBAI MARINA YACHT CLUB

Step abroad a private luxury yacht for this swanky Valentine’s Day celebration where you’ll be taken on a cruise with views of the Dubai Marina skyline while you enjoy a three-course menu, unlimited house and soft drinks, plus a bottle of bubbly. Be prepared to splash out for this one! INFO: Dhs7,500 per couple, 6pm-12midnight, Dubai Marina, 04 362 7900, dubaimarinayachtclub.com

THE ATLANTIC DUBAI, SOUK AL BAHAR

Anchored in the heart of Downtown Dubai, along the waterfront promenade of Souk Al Bahar, The Atlantic Dubai boasts views of the Burj Khalifa. You’ll be treated to a seafood dining experience with a five-course dinner featuring shucked oysters, caviar, flounder with clams and more. INFO: Dhs399 per person, 6pm-11pm, Downtown Dubai, 04 442 5662, reception@theatlantic-dubai.com

THIPTARA, LOVE IS IN THE AIR, THE PALACE DOWNTOWN DUBAI

Sample a four-course dinner at this Thai waterside eatery with views of the Burj Khalifa and Dubai Fountains. INFO: Dhs750 per person with ‘For Her’ and ‘For Him’ packages serving hops, grape or cocktails, 6pm-12midnight, Downtown Dubai, 04 428 7961, dine@thepalace-dubai.com

WESLODGE SALOON, JW MARRIOTT MARQUIS

Take in the views of the city from the 68th floor of the hotel at this Canadian-inspired outlet where you’ll have a four-course dinner and a bottle of grape. INFO: Dhs500 per couple, 7pm-12midnight, Business Bay, 04 560 1700, reservations@weslodge.ae

ZENGO, LE ROYAL MERIDIEN BEACH RESORT & SPA

This one’s for the single ladies and bachelors! Gals get three complimentary drinks upon arrival, while the guys can pay for three hours of unlimited drinks from 8pm to 11pm. INFO: Dhs200 for men’s drinks package, 7pm-11pm, Jumeirah Beach Residence, 04 316 5550, zengo-dubai.com

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