‘Ladies’ nights’ in Dubai are a serious affair, with several venues across town offering free drinks to women on a specific day of the week. With hundreds of bars and restaurants to choose from, here’s a list of the very best the emirate has to offer.
Hotel Restaurant, Restaurant, Asian, Japanese, $$$
Located in one of the Dubai’s main tourist attractions, Atlantis the Palm
, Nobu is one of the city’s most distinguished restaurants. The high-end eatery holds a ladies’ night every Monday from 8.30pm-11pm, offering women three complimentary drinks and discounted tapas. With its sleek design and high-quality cocktails, the venue lives up to its world-famous name – this is the ideal place for women looking for a luxurious night out.
Nightclub, Contemporary, $$$
WHITE Dubai is an international label which has made waves in the city, winning Time Out Dubai’s Club of the Year for three years running. Located at the Meydan Hotel, the club offers a unique outdoor experience, with breathtaking panoramic views of the city. WHITE Dubai hosts its acclaimed URBN ladies’ night every Saturday, which is a hip-hop and R&B-inspired evening where women can drink as much as they want completely free of charge.
Bar, American, $$$
Though it’s popular all week round, Louisiana
-inspired bar Nola comes to life on Tuesdays. Offering women four complimentary drinks, as well as a 50% discount on their entire bill, this is the perfect place for those interested in getting the most value out of their night, all in a fun and lively environment.
Bar, Healthy, American, $$$
Popular among music lovers, this restaurant and bar hosts different themed nights every week, including open-mic night on Sundays where local talent
can showcase their music. Tribeca’s Latin Fiesta night is one of the venue’s most popular, providing attendees with a dose of latin music and free drinks for women from 8pm-11pm every Tuesday.
Bar, Restaurant, Asian, $$$
For a thematic ladies’ night, head to Asia Asia’s Go Geisha! Ladies’ Night. Every Tuesday, this upscale restaurant provides women with three complimentary drinks from a selection of cocktails
and house beverages. The bar’s prime location in Pier 7, one of the city’s premier dining destinations, makes this a perfect location for bar-hopping – there’s a different venue on each floor of the building.
Lock Stock & Barrel
Bar, Pub, Nightclub, American, Fast Food, $$$
Lock Stock & Barrel is one of Dubai’s best underground bars
, with live music every day from a selection of DJs and bands, and free drinks for women between 6pm and 1am every Tuesday. Complete with industrial decor and a rock and roll ambience, this venue is one of Dubai’s most unique.
Bar, American, Asian, $$$
There is no doubt that Lucky Voice is one of the most exciting bars in the city: the venue offers private karaoke pods for wannabe singers to show off their best covers. On Tuesdays, Lucky Voice ups their game with the Girls Just Wanna Have Fun Ladies’ Night. Women get a free flow of drinks from 8pm-1am, as well as 20% off dining. The best part? Ladies get karaoke pod taster sessions so they can cover their favourite female singers.