If you look forward to a nice happy hour at cool drinking spots around town, we’ve got a few offers to check out. Here’s your guide to 11 happy hour Dubai hotspots we’re loving right now…
1. Perry & Blackwelder’s
Offer: It’s the ‘Thirsty Thirties’ at Perry & Blackwelder’s from 5pm – 8pm, with AED 30 selected drinks on offer. You’ll want to grab a stool on the terrace for the best seats in the house.
Location: Souk Madinat Jumeirah
2. Palm Grill
Offer: For sundowners on the beach with a killer view of Ain Dubai, Palm Grill doesn’t disappoint. They’ve got daily deals going from 4pm – 7pm. ‘Social Hour’ offers include beer and cocktails for AED 35; bottle of wine for AED 150; jug for AED 90; and 25% off on selected food.
Location: The Ritz-Carlton Dubai, JBR
3. Nippon Bottle Company
Offer: Nippon Bottle Company is a cool little Japanese whiskey bar with an awesome secret entrance. Come down on weekdays from 4pm – 8pm for 30% off on house drinks. On Wednesdays it’s also Gents’ Night with unlimited select drinks for the guys from 8pm – midnight, priced at AED 159 per person.
Location: Dusit Thani Dubai, DIFC
Offer: Check out Boardwalk on weekdays from 3pm-7pm where they’ve got 2-for-1 happy hour specials on beer, cocktails and wine. Coming hungry? If you order a seafood platter for AED 205, they’ll throw in a bottle of Prosecco on the house.
Location: Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club, Deira
5. Ting Irie
Offer: Come down for a daily happy hour from 5pm to 8pm with AED 30 drinks on offer (Sunday also has 50% off on all rums.) From the reggae-centric atmosphere to an unbelievable menu of Jamaican and fusion dishes, you’ll love everything about Ting Irie’s vibes.
Location: Souk Al Manzil, Downtown Dubai
6. West 14th
Offer: For a nice little escape on the Palm, get comfortable on the terrace at West 14th steakhouse. From Saturday to Thursday, 4pm – 8pm, they’ve got AED 30 offers on selected grape, sparkling and hops beverages… and you can’t beat those Marina views!
Location: Oceana Beach Club, Palm Jumeirah
7. Nell Gwynne
Offer: With a live band, pub grub, and quiz nights, Nell Gwynne is a cozy English bar with a lot of character. Happy hour runs from 4pm – 8pm with a huge selection of beverages for AED 27. When the rugby’s on, a bucket of 5 beers will cost AED 105 (Stella/Carlsberg).
Location: Byblos Hotel, Dubai Marina
8. Voda Bar
Offer: Voda Bar is a futuristic-looking lounge that’s awesome for drinks on the Palm. Sparkling Sundays features sparkling grape beverages for AED 37 per glass. Martini Mondays features selected martini cocktails for AED 37 per glass. Happy hour is on Fridays and Saturdays from 4pm – 8pm.
Location: Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Palm Jumeirah
9. Coco on 8
Offer: Coco on 8 is a Miami-style pool lounge with a daily happy hour from 5pm – 8pm, featuring AED 30 on selected drinks and bites. They heat things up on Thursdays with Little Havana night where you can enjoy Latin music, flavours and cocktails with a Cuban twist.
Location: Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City
10. Axe House
Offer: Axe House hosts an ‘Out Of Office’ daily happy hour from 12pm – 8pm (and 12pm – midnight on Tuesdays.) The offer includes 2-for-1 specials on wines, bottles of craft hops and cocktails.
Location: Armada Bluebay Hotel, JLT
Offer: If you plan on being in JBR, head to Girders where they’ve got happy hour from 4pm – 8pm, and a second late edition running from midnight – 1am. Come down on Tuesdays and Wednesdays for all-day happy hour from 4pm onwards. On Saturdays, they’ve also got live sporting action and unlimited ribs & drinks for 189 AED (for 2 hours.)
Location: JA Ocean View, JBR