New Year's Eve parties: The best deals in the UAE
OUT OF THIS WORLD SEAFOOD ON ICE AT FLOW KITCHENS GALA DINNER
Enjoy a spectacular end of year celebration with a staggering buffet dinner and live station selection at Flow Kitchen. The New Year celebration at Flow Kitchen is something for the whole family to enjoy, with live entertainment.
INFO: 7pm-1am, Dhs895 (indoor seating with house beverages), Dhs1,195 (outdoor seating and house beverages), Dhs195 (kids from 6-12 years old), children up to 5 years dine for free, 04-4573457, Fairmont.com
NEW YEAR’S EVE AT THE BEACH HOUSE RESTAURANT
Celebrate the last day of 2017 with a widespread buffet offering tasty Mediterranean delights and seafood bar with live music from Duo Tonica and DJ Soft Eye Richard. Soak up the relaxed vibe of the outdoor terrace transformed into a lounge for this special occasion.
INFO: Dhs1,850 (buffet, live cooking stations and open bar with bubbly), book before Dec 15 and get 25 percent off, Anantara The Palm, 04-5678888, dubai-palm.anantara.com
Love authentic Italian cuisine? The BiCE chefs will be blending modern and traditional influences in a delicious five course set menu with one glass of bubbly, or a five course set menu with grape pairing and one glass of bubbly.
INFO: Dec 31, 7pm onwards, Dhs650 (bubbly package), Dhs900 (grape pairing package), 04-3182520, firstname.lastname@example.org, 3.hilton.com
Grill, sear, dip, and delight at one of the finest steakhouses in the capital with a five course set menu with one glass of bubbly. Ray’s is one of our fave destinations for savouring world-class cuts, plus it’s got stunning views of the city skyline from level 63. Perfect spot for New Year’s celebrations!
INFO: Dec 31, 7pm onwards, Dhs900 per person, complimentary access to after party at Ray’s Bar, Jumeirah Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi, 02-8115666
MOROC LOUNGE & BAR
Enjoy a more relaxed New Year’s Eve in the impressive surrounds of Moroc Lounge & Bar. Music will be pumping out all your favourite songs to get you in the festive mood. Hungry? Choose from an array of delicacies off the a la carte menu.
INFO: Dec 31, 9pm onwards, Dhs299 for free flowing beverages, 04 444 5613, Movenpick IBN Battuta
BOLLYWOOD PARTY AT CROWNE PLAZA
Ring in the New Year and dance the night away at the ultimate Crowne Plaza Bollywood party in the renowned Jumeirah Ballroom.
INFO: 7.30pm-3.30am, Dhs299 (soft beverages), Dhs399 (selected grape and hops), Dhs499 (bubbles and premium beverages), book before 20 Dec and get 20 percent off, call 800 - CROWNE or email email@example.com, Crowne Plaza Sheikh Zayed Road
GET THE RIO FEELING THIS NEW YEAR’S EVE AT FREVO
Step into the world of Brazilian flavours as you celebrate New Year’s Eve with Frevo. Dance in the New Year to Samba beats and feast on the succulent Churrasco meat experience, as well as a variety of Brazilian salads and desserts. The resident Brazilian duo band and carnival dancers will provide live entertainment to usher in the New Year with a bang.
INFO: 7pm-1am (after party drinks until 3am with a la carte beverages), Dhs850 per person with outdoor seating and house beverages, Dhs195 for kids aged 6 to 12 years old, children up to 5 years dine for free, 04 4573457, Fairmont.com
Celebrate the New Year with Le Cirque’s four-course set menu, set amongst the biggest show in town and accompanied by a DJ and theatrical performances.
INFO: Dec 31, Dhs1,100, Ritz Carlton DIFC, 04 372 2222, firstname.lastname@example.org
GLITZ AND GLAMOUR NIGHT BRUNCH AT CAFÉ BELGE
This fab event will feature a variety of bustling culinary stations while Chef Paco Pérez at Center Cut will present signature Spanish dishes inspired by his Michelin-star concepts.
INFO: Dec 31, Dhs495, Ritz Carlton DIFC, 04-372 2222, email@example.com
GOLDEN ERA DINNER AT H HOTEL
Celebrate New Year’s Eve and welcome the New Year with all the glitz and glam of Hollywood at Delphine Restaurant’s 1920’s soiree. Throughout the night, a live singer will dazzle you with Sinatra tunes and other classics, while you munch away on a decadent buffet featuring a premium seafood selection.
INFO: Dec 31, 8pm-1am, Dhs295 (soft drinks), Dhs525 (house beverages), Dhs750 (bubbly), H Hotel, 04 501 8230, firstname.lastname@example.org
SEAGRILL RESTAURANT AND LOUNGE
Celebrate New Year’s with the best the ocean has to offer. At Seagrill you’ll get to do exactly that with a five-course set menu, live entertainment and a dance floor. Couples dressed in black and white receive a complimentary bottle of bubbly. Want to keep the vibe going after midnight? You’ll get free-flow house beverages from midnight-3am for an additional Dhs300.
INFO: 7pm onwards, Dhs695 per person for indoor seating, Dhs850 per person for outdoor seating with a bottle of house grape, Dhs195 for children aged six-12 years old, children under five dine for free, 04-4573457, Fairmont.com
Ring in the New Year at The St. Regis Dubai’s signature J&G Steakhouse with an extravagant celebration inspired by the roaring 20’s. Start the evening at the bubbly lounge, before embarking on your dining experience. The four-course menu offers the most succulent cuts of prime meat, paired with signature appetizers and desserts that caters to every palette.
INFO: Dec 31, 7.30pm-2am, Dhs695 (including a four-course set menu and a glass of bubbly upon arrival), additional beverage packages can be purchased for Dhs250 (free flowing house spirits from 8pm-11pm), St. Regis Dubai, 056-662 0303
NEW YEAR’S EVE AT LITTLE MISS INDIA
This New Year’s, enter the world of Little Miss India. From fragrant food to vibrant music, this is one party that you will want to be a part of. Explore the richness of Indian cuisine savouring delicious tandoors, kebabs blended with spices, tasty butter chicken or Little Miss India’s famous Biryani.
INFO: 31 Dec, 7pm-1am to enjoy a la carte dining, Dhs99 per person for three Little Miss India signature cocktails, 04-4573457, Fairmont.com
There is no better way to celebrate New Year’s Eve than admiring the breathtaking views of Dubai Parks and Resorts and the midnight fireworks show from Lapita hotel’s highest point, Lani Rooftop Bar & Lounge. Indulge in delicious tapas and house beverages accompanied by a DJ. This one is only for patrons over the age of 21.
INFO: 9pm onwards, Dhs650 (tapas and house beverage package), Lapita Hotel, 04 810 9999
80s PARTY AT ADDRESS DUBAI MARINA
Conclude the year on a high note as you get together with loved ones at Shades for a night of New Year’s Eve fine dining and celebrations. Positioned around an infinity pool, Shades offers innovative al fresco dining with a glamorous 80s theme and stunning views of the Dubai Marina skyline. Enjoy a tasty buffet featuring a five-roast barbecue. The DJ will set the mood for you to dance your way into the early hours of 2018.
INFO: 7pm-2am, Dhs350 (water), Dhs745 (soft beverages), Dhs985 (house beverages and a glass of bubbly at midnight), Address Dubai Marina, 04 888 3444
NEW YEAR’S EVE AT PALACE DOWNTOWN
Enjoy a more intimate New Year’s Eve celebration at the relaxed FAI lounge. Gather with friends amidst the verdant gardens of Palace Downtown to welcome 2018 in style. As midnight strikes, sip on free flowing premium bubbly complemented by delicious canapés.
INFO: 8pm-3am, Dhs1,000 (house beverages), Dhs1,500 (bubbly), 04 888 3444, addresshotels.com
BEACH PARTY AT NATION RIVIERA
Since back in 1904, The St. Regis has been known for its lavish parties. Keep the tradition going by heading to Nation Riviera for an exquisite buffet, bottomless bar and live music as you surround yourself with the ones you love.
INFO: 12pm-2.30am, Dhs600 (soft beverage package), Dhs750 (selected mixed drinks, grapes and hops), special rates for groups of 10 or more, as well as a complimentary bottle of bubbly, 02 694 4553, The St. Regis Abu Dhabi, email@example.com
HAWAIIAN PARTY AT ADDRESS DUBAI MALL
Usher in the New Year with a dash of glitz and glamour in the company of friends and family at Na3Na3. Enjoy a tropical Hawaiian-themed year-end gala dinner complete with a generous buffet, live band and unrivalled views of the Burj Khalifa sparkling against the night sky.
INFO: 7:30pm-2am, Dhs1,100 per person, (house beverages with access to the hotel entrance to watch the spectacular view of Burj Khalifa), Dhs1,600 per person (house beverages with access to cabana to watch the spectacular view of Burj Khalifa), 50 percent discount for children in the age group of six to 12, children 5 years and below dine for free, Address Dubai Mall, 04 888 3444, addresshotels.com