Meat-lovers would do well to get themselves down to The Pointe for a carnivorous lunch today at Chicago Meatpackers. The deal here is two courses with an accompanying glass of house grape for just Dhs99. It’s all about the steaks here, with a hefty line-up of quality beef on offer all cooked up on a lava stone grill. End on a sweet note with their traditional New York Cheesecake.12pm- 4pm on weekdays, +971 4 580 7983.
Meet author, Awais Khan
Fans of author Awais Khan, should head to Tania’s Teahouse this evening for a reading and talk with the author. The In the Company of Strangers writer will be discussing his journey getting published along with talking about his experiences in Lahore. The evening will begin with an open mic, so be sure to get there early and nab some good seats.
6pm- 9pm, +971 4 324 0021
Sundowners by the beach
Italian hotspot Bussola at the Westin Mina Seyahi has opened its terraces for the winter and launched a new happy hour. Aperitivo runs daily from 4-7pm and a sees various drinks reduced to just Dhs32 and overlooking the beach, it’s arguably one of the best spots in town to watch the sunset. Plus, if you get a little hungry there’s a host of delectable Italian bites to dig into here. We rate the fresh pizza which is baked in a traditional pizza oven. Lunch: 12-3pm, dinner: 7-11pm, +971 4 511 7373