Welcome the New Year in true festive spirit as Dubai and the UAE are putting forward some of the best deals, events and packages! Dance the night away with your friends or spend some warm moments with your family – here are the best offers and events for a memorable New Year’s Eve!
1. RING IN A JOYFUL NEW YEAR AT THE WB™ ABU DHABI
Bid farewell to 2022, and welcome 2023 with gusto at the world’s first Warner Bros-themed hotel,The WB™ Abu Dhabi, Curio Collection by Hilton. From a pyjama party, to movie night, to a masquerade-themed dinner, the hotel will offer guests an unforgettable New Year’s Eve experience.
Dress down on New Year’s Eve. You read that correctly – put on your comfy pyjamas and slippers to celebrate the last night of the year with your loved ones over delicious food and drinks at The WB™ Abu Dhabi’s vibrant diner, Sidekicks. Welcome 2023 with your favourite WB™ characters. Wear WB™-themed pyjamas to double the fun!
Martini Masquerade Dinner Party
Glam up to attend a stylish masquerade dinner party at The Director’s Club, the hotel’s sophisticated meatery. Gather your friends and family and enjoy tantalising premium cuts, served with a signature Martini (inspired by the last shot in filmmaking, called ‘The Martini Shot’), in an upbeat ambience.
New Year’s Eve Movie Night
Prefer a cosy New Year’s Eve? Watch festive movies all snuggled up with loved ones at The WB™ Abu Dhabi’s dive-in theatre, The Matinee. Relax on the loungers and watch films such as The Polar Express under the stars, while enjoying delicious snacks and beverages from the menu.
New Year’s Eve Countdown
Usher in the New Year at the The WB™ Abu Dhabi’s gorgeous rooftop lounge, The Overlook. Soak in picturesque views of Yas Marina and watch Yas Bay’s stunning fireworks display with loved ones. Savour dishes from the East and West, while supping unlimited beverages. Dance the night away to a live DJ as you welcome 2023.
2. Astor Style New Year at Sr. Regis
The St. Regis Dubai, The Palm is inviting guests to unlock new levels of opulence with the most exquisite New Year’s Eve package in town. To ring in the New Year in impeccable style, guests can book into the hotel’s breath-taking Astor Suite for a long stay with a special someone.
The exclusive, carefully curated menu features an array of delectable culinary creations, including a Chilled Watermelon & Mint Gazpacho and Amberjack Tiradito to start, followed by Canadian Poached Lobster and Braised Lamb Shank. The sweetest of endings, the sweet Cherry Delight is sure to amaze guests with. To complement the show-stopping meal, guests can enjoy a choice of free-flowing champagne or preferred wine pairings, perfectly selected to enhance the dining experience.
Following dinner, guests will be treated to a front-row display of the incredible fireworks show, with uninterrupted views of Atlantis and the sprawling Palm Jumeirah skyline.
Priced at AED 80,000, bookings for this one-of-a-kind package at the Astor Suite for New Year’s Eve are now open. For more information and reservations please reach out to UAEMarketing.SRDubai@marriott.com.
3. New Year’s Eve Celebration at INK Hotel
A high-spirited atmosphere, delectable food, live entertainment from a singer, and stunning views of the Dubai Creek make INK Hotel the ideal place to welcome the New Year.On 31st December, from 9PM to 3AM, guests can usher in 2023 in a vibrant fashion with a tantalizing international buffet at Bistro by INK.
The restaurant promises exciting New Year’s Eve celebrations, an eclectic international buffet, complete with a selection of sparkling and soft beverages. The sparkling package contains a selection of unlimited sparkling or house beverages for AED 599, and the soft beverages package is priced at AED 299. Guests can avail the international buffet for both packages.
Day: 31st December 2022
Timing: 9PM – 3AM
● Sparkling package 599 AED
● Soft drinks package 299 AED
Reservations number: +971 4 457 3700
4. See the Burj Khalifa fireworks from KATA
There’s only one place to be on New Year’s Eve 2022, and that’s KATA. Guests will be able to enjoy the first-class dining experience at KATA, and can also take advantage of packages offering excellent views of the world-famous Burj Khalifa fireworks show. The family-friendly showcase starts at 7pm on December 31st with all guests receiving a welcome mocktail to get the party started. Diners can choose to sit indoors, on the terrace or at the exclusive promenade setting.
KATA’s NYE 2022 set menu will take diners on a culinary journey of note. The evening’s menu is capped off perfectly with a choice of two KATA special desserts – the extravagant Balloonium or Oishi chocolate. There are two set packages available: house and premium. The house package includes a welcome mocktail, a set menu of KATA delights, mineral water, soft drinks, sparkling non-alcoholic wine at midnight and a selection of teas and coffees. The premium package contains everything within the house package plus free-flowing mocktails and non-alcoholic wine, sparkling wine and beer.
As a non-alcoholic venue, KATA is also the best place to kickstart Dry January 2023. It’s home to some of the best mixologists in the business that specialise in creating bespoke and delicious beverages. For more information and reservations, visit www.kata.ae or WhatsApp +971 54 582 9933. Plus follow all the latest news from the venue @kata.ae.
Package price list:
KATA indoor (50 seats max.) non-smoking, no access to the promenade at all times.
House package: AED 1,500 per person
Premium package: AED 2,000 per person
KATA terrace (70 seats max.) smoking, no access to the promenade at all times.
House package: AED 2,200
Premium package: AED 2,800
Promenade (40 seats max.) non-smoking as per mall management, unrestricted view of fireworks display
House package: AED 4,000
Premium package: AED 5,000
5. New Years Celebrations at Premier Inn
Premier Inn Ibn Battuta Mall:
Indulge in a festive barbecue-inspired buffet with unlimited free-flow beverages at Premier Inn Ibn Battuta Mall’s New Year’s Eve Bash, with live music and an electric atmosphere until 2 am. Book before 26 December to take advantage of the early bird offer. Enjoy great food at Nuevo restaurant from 6.30 pm and continue the party at Mr Toad’s.
Prices: Early bird offer AED339 per person for food and house beverages package and AED389 for bookings made after 26 December; early bird offer AED299 for food with soft drinks and AED299 thereafter. Kids aged 6 and under eat free.
Premier Inn Barsha Heights:
Welcome in 2023 with Mr Toad’s New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner, complete with live music and an unbeatable atmosphere until 1 am. Dine on a delectable 3-course menu and drinks offer, or quench your thirst with a range of drink-only packages.
Get the party started with sharing platters of smoked salmon and cream cheese blinis, mushroom, cheese and onion puffs, hummus, bresaola and melon, Asian-spiced chicken and corn salad, and marinated olives. Follow with a choice of mustard-rubbed beef tenderloin, slow-roasted corn-fed chicken, honey-glazed salmon, or wild mushroom risotto, all served with a range of sumptuous sides. End your feast with sweet treats including truffles, cheesecake, eclairs, strawberries and cream, and fruit tartlets.
Continue the celebrations with special drinks packages from 10.30 pm to 00.30 am. Prices: AED229 per person including water, juice and soft drinks; AED449 with unlimited buckets of hops and house grape; AED499 with unlimited sparkly, hops and grape. (Beverage packages run for two hours from arrival). After dinner drinks: AED150 for unlimited house beverages including cocktails for gala dinner guests; AED250 for non-gala dinner guests.
6. Get Partying and Bruncing at The Ritz-Carlton
New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner
Set against a backdrop of the destination’s luscious gardens and the JBR skyline, the New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner at The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai will ring in 2023 in style as guests enjoy classic hits by a live band, free-flowing beverages and expansive buffet spread. A welcome reception will offer French sparkling and oysters at 7 pm, followed by a decadent dinner that includes fresh seafood, caviar, a truffle station, foie gras, grilled meats and a carvery. An after-party offering is available for guests to carry on the celebrations after midnight.
When: Saturday 31 December 2022, at 7 pm – 12:30 am. French sparkling and oysters at the welcome reception from 7 pm to 8 pm with dinner at 8 pm to 12.30 am
AED 1,650 per person, inclusive of dinner buffet and soft beverages, 21 years old and above
AED 2,350 per person inclusive of dinner buffet, soft and house beverages and French sparkling*, 21 years old and above
AED 1,300, teenagers from 12 to 20 years old, inclusive of dinner buffet and soft beverages
AED 500, children from 6 to 11 years old, under 5 years dine free
Dress code: Gracious Ladies and Gentlemen (strictly no beach attire or shorts, shirts must have a collar
*For in-house guests a special rate of AED 2,100 per person applies for the compulsory gala dinner inclusive of French sparkling.
Legendary New Year’s Day Brunch
This chic, al fresco brunch is the ultimate way to kick off the New Year with friends and family. Overlooking Bluewaters Island and the Arabian Gulf, guests can experience an array of global flavors and smooth tunes from the live band. The decadent feast includes an array of culinary delights with live cooking stations and delicious dishes including sushi, fresh seafood, ceviche, pasta, charcoal grills, carved meats, Pan-Asian delights and more. The experience comes along with luxury beverage packages and a buzzing atmosphere making for the perfect start to 2023.
Sunday 1 January 2023, from 1 pm to 4 pm
AED 395 per person for the Jubilee Package inclusive of signature mocktails, fresh juices and soft beverages
AED 550 per person for the Victoria Package inclusive of signature cocktails, hops, house beverages, spirits and bubbly
AED 695 per person for the Piccadilly package inclusive of signature cocktails, hops, house beverages, spirits and French sparkling
AED 200, children from 6 to 11 years old, under 5 years dine with our compliments
Dress code: Elegant casual (strictly no beach attire)
7. Celebrate the night of seven midnights at Global Village
The New Year celebrations kick-off at 8pm local time on the Main Stage, coinciding with midnight in the Philippines before moving to Thailand (9pm), Bangladesh (10pm), India (10.30pm), Pakistan (11pm), UAE (12am) and finishing with Turkey (1am). Each midnight will have its own dedicated countdown and signature Global Village firework display.
If seven midnights isn’t enough for you, guests can also explore over 90 different cultures at Global Village. With over 3,500 shopping outlets, more than 250 dining options, performers from over 40 countries around the world and 175 rides, games and attractions there’s something for everyone at the region’s leading multicultural family destination for culture, shopping, and entertainment.
Saturday, December 31st will be exclusively reserved for ladies and families at Global Village.
Gates open at 4pm and opening hours have been extended until 2 am enabling guests to experience everything Global Village has to offer.
Tickets are available online and on the Global Village app.
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8. Watch breath-taking views of the Burj Khalifa at Mezza House
The popular Levantine restaurant in Downtown Dubai welcomes diners for a special New Year’s Eve set menu featuring a delightful package of Mezza classics including a selection of Salads, Cold and hot Mezza, Main Course or Tabkha, Sweets and Shisha. With stunning unobstructed views of Burj Khalifa from its outdoor terrace, Jnaynet Mezza, Mezza House invites family and friends to ring in the New Year over a delicious Levant feast.
When: Saturday, 31 December 2022, from 8 pm to midnight
- Salads: Tabouleh or Fatoush
- Cold Mezza: Hummus, Mouatabal, Yalanji, Moussakaa, Moujadara, Bemiyeh Bill zeit
- Hot Mezza: Nakanek w/Pomegranate sauce, Mixed Mouaajanat, Spicy Poatato , Mofaraket Lahmeh
- Sweets: Mouhalabiya, Safron Caramel, Um Ali
- Shisha: All available flavors
Choice of Main Course or Tabkha:
Main Course: Mini Mixed Mashawi, Tawook white, Tawook red, Kafta, Kabab
Tabkha: Koussa Dawali, Maklouba, Bemyieh ill Lahmeh Rice Bilaf, Labaniyat
Outdoors at Jnaynet Mezza
All-you-can-eat set menu (smoking) AED 1300
All-you-can-eat set menu (non-smoking) AED 1100
Indoors with special Music Night featuring RAWAD
All-you-can-eat set menu (smoking) AED 900
All-you-can-eat set menu (non-smoking) AED 800
9. Stylish New Year’s Eve soiree at Intersect by Lexus
INTERSECT BY LEXUS, the fine dining venue at the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), has announced their stylish New Year’s Eve soiree, featuring a delicious menu of modern Japanese fusion, exotic mixology, and smooth beats courtesy of DJ Jay van Schie.
Taking place from 8pm ’till late on Saturday, 31st December 2022, the New Year’s Eve Celebration at INTERSECT BY LEXUS brunch will feature a delicious menu of Modern Japanese fusion dishes, kicking off with sumptuous starters such as Sambal Edamame, Salmon Carpaccio and Crispy Sweet Potato, followed by an extensive selection of finely-crafted Maki and Nigiri, and then favourite mains such as Banana-Wrapped Sea Bream, tender Black Onyx Striploin, Roasted Corn-Fed Chicken Breast, and the rich and creamy Mushroom Risotto.
The delicious menu is complemented by an extensive selection of beverages, including exotic mixology, house beverages, creative mocktails, the finest Japanese Sencha green tea and crafted coffee. New Year’s Eve at INTERSECT BY LEXUS is available for guests with a Soft Beverage package (AED 425 per person) and a Bubbly package (AED 650). Call +971 4 3559524, email on email@example.com, or visit www.intersectbylexus.ae for bookings.
10. The London Project Hosts a Huge New Year’s Eve Extravaganza
The VIP White & Gold Party is one of Dubai’s most iconic and prestigious annual bashes at The London Project. Celebrate the New Year in style and be whisked away for the night, with a decadent dining menu. An evening of splendour, get glammed up in your best white & gold attire and expect a night full of surprises, with non-stop fun and lively entertainment. Set to be a night full of Insta-worthy moments you’ll be blown away by dazzling acrobats performing in a martini glass and immersive live music, while feasting on a lavish, 4-course menu.
Mark your diary now and ring in the New Year with a bang at The London Project – the ideal location for spectacular 360 views of fireworks displays across the city.
Starting from AED 1250 for the SILVER PACKAGE – includes a 4-course menu paired with premium wines, expertly crafted cocktails, spirits and a bottle of Laurent Perrier between two people.
Upgrade to free flowing Laurent Perrier all night with either the GOLDEN PACKAGE for AED 1950 in the Gin Garden or PLATINUM PACKAGE for AED 2450 on the lively outdoor skyline terrace.
When: 31st December, from 8.30 am to 12.30 am
Arrive early from 7pm to hit happy hour
The party will go on until late!
For a more low-key London NYE concept but with exceptional views visit London Slide. Celebrate New Year’s Eve on Bluewaters Island with unlimited gastro burgers, tapas and desserts while enjoying the best views of Ain Dubai and a stunning firework backdrop whilst toasting the New Year with non-alcoholic champagne. From 9pm to midnight enjoy an unlimited set menu for AED 399 indoor seating or AED 499 outdoor seating. To book visit: thelondonproject.com or call 054 306 1822.
11. Greek delicacies, spectacular firework views and live entertainment at Zoe Modern Greek Kouzina
Those looking to honour New Year’s Eve with a special and memorable celebration should look no further than ZOE Modern Greek Kouzina. Bringing an enchanting Greek twist to the UAE capital’s traditional New Year’s celebrations, families and friends and invited to gather on the picturesque outdoor terrace, or inside within the ultra-Instagrammable dining room, and savour a special three-course New Year set menu of sharing-style, authentic Greek recipes.
Presenting traditional favourites served with a contemporary and creative twist, complemented by beautiful decorations inspired by the iconic blue and white buildings of Santorini, the enchanting ambiance is further enhanced with traditional Greek music performed by a talented live singer.
As the clock strikes down to midnight, ZOE provides sensational views of the New Year’s Eve fireworks over the city skyline, while the good vibes and music will continue to flow into 2023. The New Year’s Eve dinner is available to enjoy on Saturday December 31, priced AED 149 per person for three courses.
To find out more, please visit the ZOE Modern Greek Kouzina Instagram page @zoekouzina.
12. Electric Pawn Shop’s New Year’s Eve Mega Party
Award-winning Asian Mediterranean bar restaurant Electric Pawn Shop is inviting you to close out 2022 with a bang and bring in the New Year with an all-inclusive bubbly package and back-to-back DJ sets from the iconic mix master DJ Shortkut and music mastermind Lobito Brigante.
Great music is accompanied with signature food and drinks served by Electric Pawn Shop’s award-winning team headed by Co-creator Lynn Linn. To keep the energy flowing, an all-inclusive bubbly package for AED 799 will be on offer at the Mega Party. The open bar will include unlimited hops, bubblies and grapes from 9:00pm to 3:00am.
Join Electric Pawn Shop’s New Year’s Eve Mega Party to say good-bye to 2022 with a bang, and welcome 2023 with music from some iconic party rockers on the planet! Entry is AED799 per person, inclusive of an open bar package from 9:00pm to 3:00am. It is recommended to make reservations by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 0505865510 after 4:00pm. To know more, visit www.electricpawnshop.com.
13. Celebrate New Years at Newly Open Mogao with its 2@23 Deal
It’s almost the New Year! Why not start 2023 with a great deal? To celebrate the first day of the year 2023, the newly launched modern Pan-Asian Restaurant – Mogao announces its New Year’s Day Deal. Make way for two of the renowned dishes from the rich Asian heritage – Baos & Dimsums! Indulge in 2 portions of Baos OR 2 portions of Dimsums at just AED 23!
Dine in at this newly open family friendly & community oriented restaurant located at Dubai Digital Park, Dubai Silicon Oasis to kick start your new year at a tempting note.
When: 1st Jan 2023
Price: AED 23 @ 2 Baos / Dimsums
Address: Dubai Digital Park, Street 73, Dubai Silicon Oasis, Industrial Area, Dubai
Contact details: +971 4 554 8220
14. Live a magically crafted Swiss feast on New Year’s Eve
As part of its New Year celebrations, Revier Dubai invites families and friends to enjoy a welcoming extravagant Swiss dinner with delectable food and drinks, and plenty of live music performances at Alphorn restaurant.
The table will be served with starters and Swiss-inspired set menu dishes, and desserts to share at the end of the dinner. At midnight, guests will be welcomed to access the pool terrace to enjoy the awe-inspiring enormous fireworks displays.
The three-course New Year dinner package is priced at AED 599 per person with free drinks, AED 549 with a house package of free drinks, AED 429 with house beverages, and AED 179 for children from 6 to 17 years old.
The Revier Dubai Hotel will make sure the holiday season is merry and bright for everyone spending New Year’s Eve in Dubai this year. In addition to its cozy lobby and terraces with twinkling lights, Revier Dubai also features life-size gingerbread houses decorated with ornate trees and foliage-filled walls, taking us on a magical Swiss journey through a magical winter wonderland.
In the alpine-inspired Alphorn, guests are transported directly to the Swiss Alps by a kitsch winter wonderland. With its cozy wooden interior illuminated by fairy lights, Alphorn restaurant takes guests straight to the Swiss Alps with beautiful ornaments filling the space.
Revier Dubai Hotel offers a unique statement of design, simplicity, and style with a spectacular location in Business Bay and close proximity to Dubai’s iconic Burj Khalifa. From the design of the hotel all the way to your bedside lamp, everything has been crafted to inspire modern nomads to script their experiences and connect with others. For reservation, please call: +97145747555 or email email@example.com
15. A lavish Gala Dinner awaits you at the DoubleTree by Hilton
Indulge in a sumptuous gala dinner under the stars and stunning Dubai skyline this New Year’s Eve celebration! Dine on a delicious buffet amongst landscaped gardens and the glittering infinity pool. Guests of DoubleTree by Hilton Dubai – Jumeirah Beach can make themselves at home on the loungers near the beachside infinity pool. Welcome 2023 with live music as fireworks light up the sky above Ain Dubai.
Date: 31st December 2022
Time: 8 PM – 1 AM
Venue: Gastro Kitchen gardens
1. AED 1100 inclusive of soft beverages
2. AED 1750 inclusive of house beverages
3. AED 1900 inclusive of house beverages and a bottle of bubbly
Early Bird Offer: 20% discount on your booking. For more information or to reserve your poolside spot, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call +971 55 166 8092.
16. Manhattan Masquerade at Belcanto
Travel back in time and enjoy a night of pure sophistication as Belcanto hosts an elegant black and white masquerade for New Year’s Eve. Amongst the red velvet curtains and sparkling chandeliers, guests can don their masks and savor a lavish seven-course meal at the Dubai Opera’s signature restaurant and its palatial surrounds, which perfectly captures Manhattan’s socialite scene in the 60s.
New Year’s Eve food & drink packages offered at Belcanto:
- Package includes house beverages. Prices available upon request.
- Date: December 31st, 2022
- Time: 6pm – 1am
- Location: Belcanto Restaurant, located at the rooftop of the Dubai Opera
- Call: +971 (4) 456 0936
- Get social: https://www.instagram.com/belcantodxb/
17. Glitz and Glam New Year’s Eve at Eden
A glamorous new year spectacle awaits guests at Eden, a hidden slice of disco paradise nestled within fine-dining restaurant Belcanto. In this lush garden, the shimmer of disco balls is reflected on the sparkling ensembles of guests all ready to dance the night away to lively sets by Eden’s resident DJ. Unparalleled views of the magnificent fireworks display at the Burj Khalifa from the Eden terrace make this truly a night to remember.
New Year’s Eve food & drink packages offered at Eden:
- Package includes house beverages. Prices available upon request.
- Date: December 31st, 2022
- Time: 6pm – 2am
- Location: Eden Bar, rooftop of the Dubai Opera
- Call: +971 (4) 456 0936
- Get social: https://www.instagram.com/eden_dxb/
18. Sparkling five-course dinner Katsuya Dubai
Welcome the New Year with a showstopping view of the Burj Khalifa fireworks and an evening filled with glam and entertainment including fire dancers, sensational tunes from Katsuya’s resident DJ, a photobooth to capture memories, and a lucky draw. An array of dishes in a sparkling five-course dinner awaits guests.
New Year’s Eve food & drink packages offered at Katsuya:
- AED 950 – Indoor inclusive of house beverage
- AED 1450 – Outdoor inclusive of house beverage
- Date: December 31, 2022
- Time: 8pm – midnight
- Location: 4th Floor of Hyde Hotel, Business Bay, Dubai
- Call: +971 (4) 871 1111
- Get Social: https://www.instagram.com/katsuyahydedubai/
19. Ring in the New Year at Hudson Tavern
Ring in the New Year with a fantastic five-course dinner at Hudson Tavern. With its sultry surreptitious vibes, master mixology, live entertainment and DJs, this end-of-the-year celebration is not to be missed.
New Year’s Eve food & drink packages offered at Hudson Tavern:
- AED 595 – Indoor
- AED 695 – Outdoor
- Five-course dinner inclusive of house beverages
- Date: December 31st, 2022
- Time: 9pm – midnight
- Location: 4th Floor of Hyde Hotel, Business Bay, Dubai
- Call: +971 (4) 871 1016
- Get Social: https://www.instagram.com/hudsontaverndubai/
20. Countdown to 2023 at Issei Dubai
Countdown to 2023 whislt indulging in delightful nikkei cuisine and inventive cocktails that pay homage to both Peru and Japan in flavour & mix at the newly opened Issei Dubai. Located on the 27th floor of the Radisson Damac Hills, the funky new bar offers a distinct view of the city with a stunning panorama of the golfing greens, the Damac Lagoons and Dubai Marina. Try it once, love it always. Come soon! New Year’s Eve food & drink packages offered at Issei:
- AED 525 soft beverage package
- AED 895 full package
- Date: December 31st, 2022
- Time: 7pm – midnight
- Location: Issei, rooftop of the Radisson Blu Damac Hills
- Call: +971 (4) 879 1111
- Email: email@example.com
- Get social: https://www.instagram.com/isseidubai/
22. Charcoal & Gold New Years Eve Dinner!
Greet the New Year 2023 with a blast while overlooking the Dubai Skyline! Relish a sumptuous dinner paired with your choice of beverages accompanied by a full night of entertainment, an enthusiastic DJ and music producer from Amsterdam – DJ Elisa, and the most awaited countdown. New Year’s Eve food & drink packages offered at HISP:
- AED 299 soft beverage package
- AED 449 house beverage package
- AED 549 premium package
- AED 99 kids package
- Date: December 31st, 2022
- Time: 8pm – 1am
- Location: Holiday Inn & Suites, Dubai Science Park
- Call: +971 (4) 567 1400
- Get social: https://www.instagram.com/holidayinnsuitesdsp/