Category: Restaurant Reviews

Healthy Eating with Under 500

Dubai has umpteen restaurants of various cuisines from all over the world, serving food that is healthy to the not so healthy. Under 500 was born in the UAE to change the way communities view healthy eating, by serving food that is freshly made to order and is under 500 calories. The food here looks

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Chin Chin to the Rescue 😊

Craving for Chinese food while staying at home to save the world, resulted in me trying Chin Chin Restaurant for the first time. Though I had heard mixed reviews about them, I decided to give it a try. For starters, I chose Prawns in Lemon, Chilli and Basil and one of their bestsellers, Crispy Beef.

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Yalla Habibi, It’s Momo Time!!

Momos, also known as dim sums or dumplings, are very popular in South Asia. Usually steamed, but fried and grilled options are common too and come with various veg. and non-veg. fillings. There is no one who is not familiar with momos and if there is, then I have nothing to say to them!! View

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An Asian Lunch at Home from Nom Nom Asia

Nom Nom Asia is a delivery only outlet with several branches across UAE. I ordered from them last week for lunch. The food was neatly packed and labelled. Starters were Prawn Crackers and Dynamite Prawns. Loved the fact that the sauce with which the dynamite prawns is usually coated with came as a separate pac

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When it’s all about Max’s All About Chicken!!

Max’s All About Chicken is a home-grown quick service restaurant chain that serves char-grilled chicken combos which have been marinated for 24hrs in a variety of international flavours. It is served as a full meal with a choice of sides, rustic bread roll and a drink. Located in the food court of major malls across

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Have you tried Chowking, the Filipino Favourite?

This Chinese cuisine restaurant that originated in the Philippines is very popular amongst the Filipinos here in UAE and when I got to know that there is a branch close to my home that has been in operation for many years, I had to give it a try. Chowking is located on the ground floor

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Thali Review at Chor Bazaar, Movenpick Hotel

Opposite Ibn Battuta Mall is Ibn Battuta Gate with its majestic arch housing the luxurious 5-star Movenpick Ibn Battuta Gate Hotel. Here, one can find restaurants catering to various cuisines and amongst those is the very famous Indian restaurant, Chor Bazaar. I visited them with my family to try their recently launched Thali menu which

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Melt and Roast at Media City

Melt and Roast is a newly launched dining concept in Dubai Media City serving Indian, Chinese and Continental dishes from breakfast to lunch to dinner. I visited them last week on a weekday afternoon with my hubby, reaching well before the rush time. The restaurant is spacious enough to accommodate around 50 people at the

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Uncle Tea says Any Time is Tea Time

Tea unites people irrespective of culture and creed and spreads happiness and it is this thought that might have been the setting stone for Uncle Tea. Uncle Tea also believes that any time is tea time especially in this part of the world where every tea has a story to tell. To learn more about

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