Must Try Syrian and Arabic Cuisine at Al Mashawi Al Halabya Restaurant and Café (Aleppo Grills), Al Garhoud

Al Mashawai Al Halabya, also known as Aleppo Grills, is well known for serving authentic Syrian cuisine, in addition to other Middle Eastern cuisines. They have two branches, one in Sharjah and the other in Al Garhoud, Dubai. I visited the Dubai branch alongwith my family for lunch one Saturday afternoon. Al Mashawi Al Halabya Restaurant & Café, Dubai is a very spacious outlet spread … Continue reading Must Try Syrian and Arabic Cuisine at Al Mashawi Al Halabya Restaurant and Café (Aleppo Grills), Al Garhoud

Freeke Good

Freeke Good is a delivery only outlet with multiple locations in Dubai. It is a middle eastern concept focussing on mezzes and freekeh, the super grain. Freekeh is essentially wheat that has been harvested early, while the grains are still tender and green. The kernels are then parched, roasted, dried and rubbed to create its flavour. Freekeh retains more nutrients than other grains – providing … Continue reading Freeke Good

Authentic Lebanese Cuisine at Kteer Tayyeb

Lebanese food is one of my favourite cuisines. Love the grills, the hummus, and the abundance of greens in various forms. So, when I got a chance to try this Lebanese restaurant in the midst of the stay at home days, I did not hesitate, not just because I love this kind of food but also because of the good hygienic practices employed. Kteer Tayyeb … Continue reading Authentic Lebanese Cuisine at Kteer Tayyeb

Casual Dining with Relaxing Views at La Terrazza

La Terrazza is a casual dining restaurant in the heart of Dubai that that aims to satisfy every type of foodie. Whether you’re looking for Mediterranean cuisine or Turkish, for pizzas or pastas, for grilled items or for some healthy bites, La Terrazza has it all. Maybe some shisha to smoke away, no problem, this huge outlet has it too. This outlet is located on … Continue reading Casual Dining with Relaxing Views at La Terrazza

Weekend Hideout at Project Chaiwala

A cup of chai (tea) makes everything better said someone once and I couldn’t agree more. Project Chaiwala is inspired by the tea culture from around the world, from karak stops in Bur Dubai to clay kulhar cups in vibrant Delhi markets. They claim that their tea leaves are ethically sourced from organic gardens and freshly brewed. While Project Chaiwala at Cinema Akil, Alserkal Avenue … Continue reading Weekend Hideout at Project Chaiwala

Lizbethology sets foot in Sharjah with a review of Al Fakhar & Al Tanour

Levantine cuisine is always close to my heart. Hot grills with hummus and freshly made Arabic bread are some of my favourites. Al Fakhar & Al Tanour ticks all the right boxes. It is a quaint restaurant located in the heart of Abu Shagara, Sharjah with outdoor and indoor seating areas. My visit was on a Saturday afternoon and that could be the reason that … Continue reading Lizbethology sets foot in Sharjah with a review of Al Fakhar & Al Tanour

Craving for a Good Shawarma?? Then Check this Out….

In one sentence, Zawyet Maryam is a cute cozy Arabic restaurant in JLT. The interiors create a spring countryside feel and from the seating area one can view the live shawarma counter and making of the arabic breads. I visited this outlet around 11am and I could see that they have a lot of delivery and pick up orders. Ordered a large Chicken Shawarma and … Continue reading Craving for a Good Shawarma?? Then Check this Out….

Middle Eastern Flavours at Café Bazza

City Walk, an amazing concept by Meraas, is the ultimate lifestyle experience for the complete family, offering unique choices in food, entertainment and living. City Walk offers a variety of food from across the globe and it is always a matter of pride to dine at any one of its restaurants. My recent visit to City Walk was to Café Bazza, a Kuwaiti outlet, that … Continue reading Middle Eastern Flavours at Café Bazza

Delectable Delicacies at DownTown Café

DownTown Café recently opened a new branch on Sheikh Zayed road, a stone’s throw from Financial Centre metro station, in the Abu Dhabi direction. The other branch in Karama has been functioning successfully for quite some time. This new outlet has pretty indoor and outdoor areas. The indoor area maybe a little small compared to the Karama branch but the two huge outdoor areas makeup … Continue reading Delectable Delicacies at DownTown Café

Business Lunch at Fusion Restaurant, The S Hotel Al Barsha

Every day there is a new restaurant or hotel cropping up in this every bustling city called Dubai. The S Hotel in Barsha South is one such hotel having opened its doors just less than a year back. It’s located in the Dubai Science Park neighbourhood, about a stone’s throw from AL Barsha City Centre. This hotel houses two restaurants, and two days back I … Continue reading Business Lunch at Fusion Restaurant, The S Hotel Al Barsha