May 25, 2024



Expect amazing brunches, ladies’ nights, happy hours and more at Ikigai Resto + Bar, MasterChef, the TV Experience, The Blacksmith Bar and Eatery, and Soluna Restaurant and Lounge

Dubai, 11th January 2021 – With the new year upon us and the introduction of an exciting new weekend shift, The First Collection has lots of fantastic new offers, in addition to an array of super popular offers and experiences including brunches, ladies’ nights, happy hours, wine and cheese nights and more at Ikigai Resto + Bar, MasterChef, the TV Experience, The Blacksmith Bar and Eatery, and Soluna Restaurant and Lounge.


MasterChef, the TV Experience

Sunday-Funday Family Roast

What: This super fun, family day will be the perfect way to round off the weekend, with a mouth-watering array of roast meats and all the trimmings. Kids can participate in a ‘make your own pizza’ activity and ‘gingerbread man making’ competition, with face painting and other challenges to keep the little ones entertained. Hosted by Ciaran Fox, expect a family fun day filles with exciting activities including, bingo games, a family quiz and signature MasterChef Challenges. 

When: Sundays, starting January 23rd

  • 1 PM – 4:30 PM
  • 6 PM – 10 PM


  • AED 99 per person – roast only
  • AED 129 per person – soft beverages package
  • AED 249 per person – house beverages package
  • Free – kids under 12

The Blacksmith Bar and Eatery

Sunday Roast & Sports

What: Expect a mouthwatering roast, complete with all the trimmings, as you catch up on your favorite sports games. With an AED 300 voucher on the line, guests are encouraged to enter the unmissable pool competition with starts at 2 PM, for only AED 20 per entry.

When: Sunday | 1 PM – 11 PM

Price: AED 99 per person


Ikigai Resto + Bar

Cherry Blossom Ladies Night

What: At Ikigai, experience the Cherry Blossom Ladies Night, an exciting affair filled with lively tunes and a vibrant, unparalleled atmosphere that only blossoms as the night progresses. For only AED 150 per person, enjoy free flowing wine and cocktailsand indulge in a three-course set menu of irresistible, flavourful Japanese dishes as DJ N-You-Up turns up the vibe with energetic house music.

When: Wednesday | 8 PM – 11 PM


  • AED 150 per lady
  • AED 199 for gents including three course set menu and three house beverages

MasterChef, the TV Experience

Ladies’ Night

What: Ladies will be taken on a culinary journey, choosing three delicious courses with starter options including Chicken Tacos and Grilled Figs, Halloumi & Roasted Hazelnut. For la piece de resistance, choose the likes of Josper Roasted Beef Striploin, Half Chicken or Salmon Fillet & Mushy Peas. Sweet delights such as the Frozen Yoghurt Parfait and Whiskey Chocolate Mousse wrap this ladies’ night up beautifully.

When: Wednesday | 7 PM- 11 PM

Price: AED 159 per person – three courses & three beverages

Soluna Restaurant and Lounge

Cleopatra Ladies Night

What: For those on the lookout for delicious, fuss-free Greek-Mediterranean food, head over to the stunning Soluna Restaurant and Lounge for a fun-filled ladies’ night experiences offering unlimited beverages, a choice of two mezzeh and shisha.

When: Thursday | 7 PM – 11 PM

Price: AED 149 per person 


Ikigai Resto + Bar

Kanpai Happy Hour

What: Whether it’s pairing a glass of grape with a mouth-watering dish or simply sipping on a beverage while soaking in the lively setting, The Kanpai Happy Hour at Ikigai is not to be missed. With prices starting at AED 25, enjoy a range of house beverages and a friendly atmosphere that will instantly put you in a good mood, even after a long day at work.

When: Monday to Friday | 5 PM to 8PM

Price: AED 25 for hopes, grapes, and spirits | AED 30 for draught

MasterChef, the TV Experience

What: Happy Hour

When: Monday to Friday | 5 PM- 7 PM

Price: AED 29 – selected drinks


Ikigai Resto + Bar

The Masterclass Brunch

What: This new brunch will serve up a slew of delectable Japanese fare, including Wafu Dressing Salad, Chicken Karaage, Yasai Maki, Stir Fried Ramen and much more, all washed down by speciality cocktails and grape. The resident DJ, will be on hand to make sure the weekend kicks off in true Ikigai style!

When: Friday | 1 PM – 5.30 PM


  • AED 199 per person – unlimited wine & cocktails
  • AED 299 per person – unlimited wine, cocktails, house spirits, and hops

MasterChef, the TV Experience

MasterChef Friday Market

What: This serves up an amazing selection of the freshest seafood, meat, and other dishes, allowing guests to choose their individual cooking preferences and served with a choice of two sides. A fine oyster selection, tasty mussel pots, an indulgent chocolate fountain and a dessert buffet will also feature on the menu.


  • Friday | 1 PM – 4 PM
  • Friday | 6 PM – 10 PM
  • Launching Friday January 21st


  • AED 149 per person – soft beverage package
  • AED 249 per person – house beverage package

The Blacksmith Bar and Eatery


What: To celebrate the half day on Friday, the all-new 4½ Weekender Brunch has been created, offering unlimited tacos, wings, and drinks. Feasts on your choice of tacos with options for all, including Southern Style Shrimp, Chicken and Mango, Pulled Beef Brisket, Crispy Cod and Corn & Jalapeno Tacos. On the other hand, choose a flavour or have all with BBQ, buffalo, chipotle, and spicy wings all on the table.

When: Every Friday | 1pm – 5:30pm


  • AED 249 per person – unlimited tacos, wings, and selected beverages

The Blacksmith Bar and Eatery

Friday Evening Brunch

What: In casework keeps you late on a Friday, opt for the evening brunch which offers free-flowing beverages and a three-course menu featuring an unlimited selection of starters and desserts with a choice of main. Guests can also look forward to live music by Nick Looper.

When: Friday | 7pm – 10pm


  • AED 199 – soft drinks
  • AED 250 – house beverages
  • AED 350 – sparkling


Ikigai Resto + Bar

The Tokyo Mix Brunch

What: Previously hosted on Friday, this brunch will now take place on Saturday, offering ultimate Japanese-inspired brunch experience. Dig into a three-course set menu with sharing starters, a choice of mains, and a decadent dessert platter, and unlimited beverages to thoroughly enjoy the experience. Enjoy flavorsome dishes such as Ikigai Shrimp Pops, Wok Fried Ramen, Miso Grilled Chicken, Robatayaki salmon and Chocolate Cookie Sando. DJ and Entertainment by Mais Musica


  • Saturday | 1 PM- 4 PM 
  • Afterparty | 4 PM- 7 PM 


  • AED 199 per person – soft beverage package 
  • AED 299 per person – house beverage package 
  • AED 399 per person – sparkling package 
  • After party price: AED 199 per person – house beverage package

MasterChef, the TV Experience

Reality Bites Brunch

What: Offering a host of an unmissable culinary adventures and sprinkles of fun, the Reality Bites Brunch will feature a mix of sharing style starters and desserts and a choice of one main with dishes including Oxtail Bun, Josper Roasted Beef Striploin and Truffle Tiramisu. Guests can also expect exciting experiences, with a cocktail competition, blind tasting, vegetable Jenga and much more, while the kiddies are occupied with a fun salt dough cookie decoration.

When: Saturday | 1 PM – 4 PM


  • AED 199 per person – Soft beverages
  • AED 400 per person – House beverages
  • AED 450 per person – Sparkling package

The Blacksmith Bar and Eatery


What: A great new offer to mark the new weekend offering unlimited house beverages, complete with a pool competition which starts at 2pm to keep guests occupied.

When: Every Saturday | 1 PM – 4 PM

Price: AED 180 per person – house beverages

The Blacksmith Bar and Eatery

What: Saturday Night Brunch

Complete with pool competition, which is AED 20 to enter, with one winner getting their hands on a AED 300 voucher. Live Music by Ben a.k.a Stigboy

When: Saturday | 7pm – 10pm


  • AED 199 – soft drinks
  • AED 250 – house beverages
  • AED 350 – sparkling


Ikigai Resto + Bar

Unlimited Sushi and Ramen

What: Promising the best value for some mouth-watering Japanese cuisine, enjoy a spectacular set menu of all-you-can-eat ‘Sushi and Ramen’ perfectly complimented by five Japanese inspired cocktails. Dig into a variety of sushi options including Tuna Nigiri, Kaisen Maki, Chicken Teri Maki and Salmon Maki as well as the tasty Stir-Fried Ramen, a heart-warming Broth Ramen, or both.

When: Sunday | 5PM to 11PM

Price: AED 199 per person

The Blacksmith Bar and Eatery

Industry Night

What: Hospitality industry professionals are invited to dine and enjoy an amazing discount on all food and drinks.

When: Monday | 10PM-1AM

Price: Enjoy 50% discount on selected F&B

Ikigai Resto + Bar

The Omakase Experience

What: Paying homage to its Japanese heritage, The Omakase Experience at Ikigai is an immersive and interactive live cooking demonstration with exclusive insights into the secrets of Japanese cuisine. Using cold smoke, direct charcoal searing and other unique cooking techniques, guests are in for a surprise as Head Chef, Ted Shin presents a special Omakase menu comprising of five traditional Japanese dishes served with the perfect authentic Japanese beverage pairing.

When: Tuesday | 8 PM

Price: AED 300 per person | Maximum capacity: 8 guests

MasterChef, the TV Experience

Vine-Derlust Wine and Cheese Night

What: Head over to this neighborhood spot to enjoy an expertly curated cheese plate and free flowing grape featuring a range of 12 grape pairings and an assortment of cheese, from halloumi to mozzarella, gorgonzola, herbs marinated Persian feta and of course, the ‘queen of cheese’, brie, complete with olives to complement. Nothing can make this selection better, other than an Emmental and Gouda Cheese Fondue, which guest can also enjoy along with homemade crackers, freshly baked bread and vegetables to dip. 

When: Tuesday | 7 PM- 10 PM

Price: AED 169 for two hours

The Blacksmith Bar and Eatery

Meet Your Match

What: This unmissable Wednesday offer includes a 3-course set menu and unlimited house drinks, with delectable dishes including Pulled Beef Brisket Tacos, Chicken Wings, Blacksmith Burger, Crusted Baked Cod, The Blacksmith Alaska and much more. Hosted by the wonderful Ciaran Fox, expect a world of fun and challenges!

When: Every Wednesday | 8 PM-10 PM

Price: AED 199 per person