Cooking classes, dining deals, spa days and more in the capital.
PARTNER CONTENT: Summer has truly arrived in Abu Dhabi and with it brings the opportunity to engage in more activities which we enjoy and also the oh so important ‘me time’.
The season also introduces us to raising temperatures but the Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi is the perfect sanctuary to help you cool off as well as a venue to assist you in making the most of your extra free time.
From alluring dining deals and sumptuous feasts to blissful spa experiences and fun cooking classes, the five-star hotel has scheduled a series of events and nights to give you that summer feel-good feeling.
Here are the summer happenings at the Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi to help you escape the heat.
Summer Dining Highlights
Summer is in full swing and the Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi is joining in the feel-good factor by offering a wonderful dining deal for you and your family to enjoy. Until 31 August, Urban Kitchen is offering a buy one, get one soft beverage package on special themed night when you book and pay three days in advance. That means when you choose to dine at Arabian Night or Pan Asian Night at the stylish restaurant, you will get two soft beverage packages for the price of one.
At Arabian Night at Urban Kitchen, start the weekend early on Thursday as you and your family savour an exceptional themed dinner buffet from AED 159. Beginning from 7pm, tempt yourself to an extensive spread of Arabic specialties where exquisite roasts, selections of grilled meat and salads await. And when it’s time for something sweet, enjoy a tasty Arabic dessert.
If you’re looking for a fantastic Friday dining experience, then set a course for Urban Kitchen’s Pan Asian Night. Starting from AED 180, pace yourself into a culinary world of tantalising Asian cuisine where you can sample delectable Indian dishes, tremendous Thai curries, flavourful Peking Duck, a superb sushi selection and other morish Asian delicacies. Running from 7pm to 10.30pm, upgrade your experience by choosing the house beverage package for AED 320 with children dining for AED 90.
McG Big Table Brunch
The famed Irish establishment is promising a mighty feast for you and your family this weekend. Kicking your Saturday plans off from 12.30pm, the McG Big Table Brunch sees sharing starter plates, soup, moreish mains and amazing desserts for you and your friends to enjoy alongside a selection of pints, mixed drinks and bubbles. Prices start from AED 199 but you can really upgrade the craic by choosing the mixed drinks package for an extra AED 120. And as the fun continues, throw some shapes to groovy tunes until 4pm.
Thai Seafood Bazaar Night
Seafood connoisseurs are in for a special evening every Friday as the world-renowned Thai restaurant brings the new Thai Seafood Bazaar Night. Step into an elaborate market of fabulous displays of the freshest and finest catch of the day for AED 249 per person. Served over a delicious four-course menu, choose from a vast array of seafood selections for Benjarong’s Raw Bar where you will find oysters, lobsters, gulf prawns, crabs, fresh filleted fishes, shellfish and crustaceans on ice before allowing the expert chefs to showcase their skills in the kitchen where they will prepare your choice in wok, curry, grilled or fried live cooking style. Running from 7pm to 10.30pm, this is a seafood fair not to be missed.
Twice the Thai indulgence
Set in charming surrounds, Benjarong invites you and your partner to indulge in delicious wok signature dishes this summer not once, but twice. Satisfying Abu Dhabi’s Thai food cravings, the restaurant is offering discerning diners a buy one, get one offer on main courses by presenting the promo code BENJBOGO to you and your friends to avail of the deal.
Ignite the expert Chef in you with Benjarong’s Thai Cooking Class
For those wishing to discover the secrets of all those amazing Benjarong dishes or those who just want to spice up their midweek meals, Benjarong is ready to ignite your passion for cooking with its Thai Cooking Class. Taking place everyday from 11am to 12.30pm, amateur cooks will learn under the guidance of master Chef Yongos Chimthep and learn culinary skills and recipes that will put a smile on your family’s faces when dinner time comes around. Presented in an informal, hands-on cooking experience, this masterclass in Thai cuisine is only AED 115.
*A minimum of eight to 10 guests is required. Other terms and conditions apply.
For more information or reservations on any of the Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi’s dining experiences, call 02 698 8137 or e-mail at [email protected]
Namm Spa’s Summer Revitalization
Make the most of your summer by allowing yourself some important ‘me time’ with a relaxing experience at Namm Spa. The Summer Revitalization package will see you placed in the expert hands of Namm Spa’s therapists and receive a dreamy 30-minute body scrub or body wrap before enjoying a stress-relieving 60-minute Swedish or Deep Tissue Massage. Available for just AED 500, you can indulge in this blissful experience until 15 September.
*48 hours advance booking is required.
For reservations call 02 698 8300 or e-mail at [email protected]