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    Café Mambo comes to Dubai

    World-famous Ibiza brand launches at Soho Garden

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    Time Out Dubai's Massive Xmas Giveaway: Day 12

    Win a music bundle worth Dhs1,500 from Harman Kardon

  • Comedyfest returns to McGettigan’s JLT
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    Comedyfest returns to McGettigan’s JLT

    Two-day comedy bash returns to Dubai to cure your January blues

Latest News

  • Join Time Out Dubai’s pre-Christmas dinner at España
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    Join Time Out Dubai’s pre-Christmas dinner at España

    Sponsored content: Kick off your festive celebrations with a Spanish t...

  • Find brilliant bargains at The Outlet Village
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    Find brilliant bargains at The Outlet Village

    Sponsored content: Make your Christmas shopping funds go further this...

  • Superstar DJ Hardwell coming to Dubai’s Nasimi Beach
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    Superstar DJ Hardwell coming to Dubai’s Nasimi Beach

    DJ twice voted world’s best to perform massive set on December 28

  • Check out Dubai’s top spinning studio, CycleBar
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    Check out Dubai’s top spinning studio, CycleBar

    Sponsored content: City Walk studio offering first class free through...

  • Not Your Normal Run-up to Christmas
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    Not Your Normal Run-up to Christmas

    Sponsored content: because the fun isn't just restricted to Monday De...

  • Dubai’s brilliant new mobile plan
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    Dubai’s brilliant new mobile plan

    Virgin mobile’s ‘recommend’ service delivers the flexibility you’ve be...

  • Cadillac brings Letters to Andy Warhol exhibition to Dubai
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    Cadillac brings Letters to Andy Warhol exhibition to Dubai

    Sponsored Content: Cadillac, in partnership with The Andy Warhol Museu...

  • Not Your Normal 12 days of Christmas
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    Not Your Normal 12 days of Christmas

    Sponsored Content: Fabulous festive treats to see you through the big...

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NEW RESTAURANT REVIEWS

  • Lock, Stock & Barrel

    Haphazard service, but bar food that’s as good (and huge) as you’...

  • Moe’s on the 5th

    Cool, New York-inspired jazz bar and restaurant with some decent...

  • Flamingo Room by tashas

    Expertly prepared, homely dishes in an upbeat setting at Jumeirah...

  • Al Falamanki

    Charming Lebanese eatery and Jumeirah institution

NEW BRUNCH REVIEWS

  • Brunch Nation at The Croft
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    Brunch Nation at The Croft

    A five-course feast that will leave you reaching for your stretchy pan...

  • The Jungle Brunch at Peyote
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    The Jungle Brunch at Peyote

    Decent dishes at this surprisingly upbeat DIFC event, which has potent...

  • The Restaurant at Address Boulevard
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    The Restaurant at Address Boulevard

    An elegant way to spend an afternoon indulging in fabulous French fare

  • La Famiglia Friday Lunch at Quattro Passi
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    La Famiglia Friday Lunch at Quattro Passi

    Lazy Friday feast that’ll make you feel like you’re on holiday

MORE DUBAI DINING

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    Dubai's best breakfast

    Whether you’re after eggs, bacon or avocado, your breakfast of choice...

  • Best dishes of the year so far
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    Best dishes of the year so far

    Here are some of the best plates we’ve tasted in 2017 – and you should...

  • Best Filipino food in Dubai
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    Best Filipino food in Dubai

    16 best places in Dubai for food from the Philipines

  • Best American food in Dubai
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    Best American food in Dubai

    In celebration of US Independence Day on Tuesday July 4, and Dubai’s e...

NIGHTLIFE & MUSIC

  • Dubai’s Christmassiest bars

    Nine of the most festive spaces to see you through the season

  • Top Dubai spots to spot a star

    All about the A-list crowd? Here are some known hangouts of the r...

  • 11 Rooftop bars in Dubai

    Get outside and soak up the views. We round up 11 lovely lofty sp...

  • 20 top old Dubai bars

    From classic pubs to historic hideouts, check out these treasures

NEW BAR REVIEWS

  • McGettigan’s JBR
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    McGettigan’s JBR

    Something of a “lite” version of the much-loved Irish pub chain

  • Siddharta Lounge by Buddha-Bar
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    Siddharta Lounge by Buddha-Bar

    Chic rooftop bar in Dubai Marina with an upmarket vibe

  • D70
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    D70

    An intimate, classy spot that’s great for pre-dinner drinks

  • Coco on 8
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    Coco on 8

    Cool, Miami-style pool bar that’s good for a laid-back drink, but need...

NEW FILMS THIS WEEK

  • Jungle

    Harry Potter goes all Bear Grylls on us. Fun

  • Coco

    Pixar delivers another animated masterclass

  • Rupture

    A B-movie effort with A-list aspirations

  • Marrowbone

    A drama, horror film directed by Sergio G. Sánchez

  • Vox Cinemas Burjuman
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    Vox Cinemas Burjuman

    See what's on and when at your local cinema

  • Novo Cinemas, Ibn Battuta Mall
    Film

    Novo Cinemas, Ibn Battuta Mall

    See what's on and when at your local cinema

  • Reel Cinemas, The Dubai Mall
    Film

    Reel Cinemas, The Dubai Mall

    See what's on and when at your local cinema

THINGS TO DO

  • Go to a festive market

    Go to a festive market

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  • Jingle bells favourites at Dubai Opera

    Jingle bells favourites at Dubai Opera

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  • Bongo’s festive bingo

    Bongo’s festive bingo

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BEST OF DUBAI

  • 60 amazing things to do in Dubai with guests
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    60 amazing things to do in Dubai with guests

    The best things to do in Dubai when you have visitors in town

  • Best parks in Dubai
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    Best parks in Dubai

    Whether you’re a stroller or a jogger, or just want to relax with a good book and the breeze in your hair...

  • 15 essential UAE road trips
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    15 essential UAE road trips

    Get your motor runnin', here are 15 epic routes through the...

  • Best places to walk in Dubai
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    Best places to walk in Dubai

    Time Out helps you get out more and enjoy the great outdoors...

  • Free things to do in Dubai
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    Free things to do in Dubai

    31 cool things to do around Dubai that won’t cost you a sing...

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CELEBRATE DUBAI

  • Dubai from the sky
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    Dubai from the sky

    Hop on board a Seawings flight for the ultimate view of the city

  • Dubai before the boom
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    Dubai before the boom

    Photographic look at the region more than 40 years ago

  • Dubai
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    Dubai's iconic projects

    Watch the development of Burj Al Arab, Burj Khalifa and The Palm

  • Everyday Dubai
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    Everyday Dubai

    Away from the glitz and glamour, there's a vibrant city just going...

15 best milkshakes in Dubai

BODY & MIND

  • Try out “Underwater Yoga” at The Dubai Mall
    Body & Mind

    Try out “Underwater Yoga” at The Dubai Mall

    Visit Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo to practise yoga this September

  • Breakfast and yoga bundle arrives at Hapi
    Body & Mind

    Breakfast and yoga bundle arrives at Hapi

    Al Quoz healthy eatery launches morning yoga and breakfast sessions

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    Dubai's virtual reality workout

    Business Bay’s The Trip promises a one-of-a-kind cycling class

  • Bargain spa sessions in Dubai
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    Bargain spa sessions in Dubai

    Counting dirhams but need pampering? We unearth 21 deals for Dhs300 or...

ART & CULTURE

  • Dubai Opera turns one. Here’s what to see this year
    Art & Culture

    Dubai Opera turns one. Here’s what to see this year

    Opera house hosting huge concerts after celebrating first anniversary

  • REVIEW: La Perle Dubai’s sneak preview
    Art & Culture

    REVIEW: La Perle Dubai’s sneak preview

    Breathtaking performances at Dubai’s new theatre in Al Habtoor City

  • 6 theatre shows to see in Dubai this season
    Art & Culture

    6 theatre shows to see in Dubai this season

    We round up the coming season’s must-see theatre. Get your tickets now

  • Events at Nadi Al Quoz in Alserkal Avenue Dubai
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    Events at Nadi Al Quoz in Alserkal Avenue Dubai

    Head down to Nadi Al Quoz for some fascinating talks from regional and...

SPORT & OUTDOOR

  • Topgolf is coming to Dubai’s Emirates Golf Club
    Sport

    Topgolf is coming to Dubai’s Emirates Golf Club

    Brand-new golf and entertainment complex set to open in 2019

  • Beach polo returns to Skydive Dubai
    Sport

    Beach polo returns to Skydive Dubai

    Don’t miss some top equestrian sport in Dubai on December 14 and 15

  • Zipline to open in Dubai Marina
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    Zipline to open in Dubai Marina

    XDubai to launch new double zipline in Dubai Marina

  • Region’s first-ever female-only Spartan Race launched
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    Region’s first-ever female-only Spartan Race launched

    Sign up to be one of 1,000 women taking on the 5km obstacle course

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