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Go Gaga over Acai at Crazy Over Acai

Acai bowls are filled with antioxidants, vitamins, minerals, fiber, protein and healthy fats. Hence they are believed to be superfoods and the latest healthy food fad. Because acai berries spoil within a day, they are usually sold as a frozen pulp and when topped with various cut fruits and granola, make a healthy snack or

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Eat Healthy with Under 500

Under 500 is a restaurant born in the U.A.E. that aims to serve healthy food and each dish is under 500 calories. They serve all-day breakfast in addition to soups, salads, burgers, wraps and super bowls. They have vegan options too. You can even ‘build your own bowl’ if you’re not in the mood to

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Ghar ka Tiffin

The name of this restaurant always reminds me of my mom’s cooking and that is what they aim to provide – tasty homely food that is not overly oily and is nutritious, unlike many other Indian restaurants. Their menu is a mix of vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes from North India and many dishes have a

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Have a Whale of a Time at De Fish Sea Food Restaurant

There’s a fishy place in one of the by-lanes in Karama and you’d be well off if you steered clear of it ‘coz one visit and you’ll be caught in its net forever 😉 Aptly named De Fish SeaFood Restaurant, it has been in the same location for a couple of years…. How did I

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Morning Brekkie at Second Cup, JLT

Second Cup in Cluster Y, JLT is one of many of its branches in U.A.E. It was my first visit to this particular outlet, but I’ve visited the MOE branch many times. My prior visits were usually for their beverages and cakes, but because this time I visited the JLT branch in the morning, I

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Up Your Fishing Game at As You Fish

As I walked into this white-coloured two-floored building in Jumeirah with glass doors, there in front of me were many live seafood. As I headed upstairs to the main seating area, I was greeted by a beautiful blue and white painting that is characteristic of Santorini, a popular island in Greece that is known for

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Tuck into South Asian Cuisine at Barbecue Delights

Barbecue Delights is renowned for serving scrumptious dishes from the southern part of Asia mainly northern India, Pakistan and Afghanistan. They have around 7 outlets here in the U.A.E. and have some prestigious awards previously such the What’s On Award and the BBC Good Food Awards ME. I visited their branch located in Ibn Battuta

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Turn into a Chocolaterian at The Choco Monarch

Did you know that chocolate was originally used as a medicine for treating depression, weight gain etc.? Interesting….. Every time I feel upset, angry or lonely, I would just reach out to my secret stash of chocolates and before I knew it, it’d wiped out!!! OMG… I’ve been eating a lot of chocolates… Yes, I

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