Evening Fix at Tea Connect, Al Karama

Tea Connect is an online delivery platform specializing in North Indian breakfast and lunch combos, Chinese and quick bites like sandwiches and chaats and also hot and cold beverages. I ordered a Samosa and a Cardomom Chai. The samosa was hot and crispy and packed with a whole lot of yummy goodness. It was huge and I loved it. Also loved the green chutney served … Continue reading Evening Fix at Tea Connect, Al Karama

Must-try Crepés at 3 Beans Café, Ibn Battuta Mall

3 Beans Café is a cozy quaint eatery with limited seating, hidden in a corner in Ibn Battuta Gate Hotel Building, just beside Ibn Battuta Mall. A perfect place to grab a quick bite and drink especially for those working in the building, they also offer takeaways and home deliveries in the vicinity. I had been there a couple of times before the lockdown. They … Continue reading Must-try Crepés at 3 Beans Café, Ibn Battuta Mall

The Waterpipe Lounge & Café

I once read somewhere that shisha lounges are Middle East’s favourite hangout place. Couldn’t be truer with so many of them in every nook and corner not just in Dubai. The latest one to join the list is The Waterpipe Lounge & Café in City Seasons Hotel, Deira. Check out the video here. There is valet parking and an open parking area that is under … Continue reading The Waterpipe Lounge & Café

Beat the Dubai Summer with Bombay Kulfi

There is no dearth of kulfi shops in Karama and the latest to join the bandwagon is Bombay Kulfi, a branch of the largest kulfi chain in India. Bombay Kulfi serves over 80 flavours of kulfis and BK natural ice-creams that are made from 100% fresh milk and all-natural ingredients. There are no artificial flavourings or colours used. All BK products are made in India … Continue reading Beat the Dubai Summer with Bombay Kulfi

A Latin American Food Trip with Highway Tres Uno Uno, JLT

Highway 311 Grills and Eatery (Highway Tres Uno Uno) is a casual dining restaurant situated on the lake level in Cluster R in JLT, serving Latin American street food mainly from Columbia, Peru and Mexico. Stepping into Highway 311 is like being transported into Latin America…. Colourful, vibrant paintings and hats adorn the walls, foot-tapping Latino music playing in the background, and funky table mats … Continue reading A Latin American Food Trip with Highway Tres Uno Uno, JLT

Once Upon A Bite

Growing up, I used to be fascinated with stories that started with ‘Once upon a time’. Utter those four words and I’d be transported into an imaginary world filled with many wonderful stories. But never did I imagine that as an adult, all the stories that I tell would begin with ‘Once upon a bite’!!! I’m not joking… It so happens that almost every conversation … Continue reading Once Upon A Bite

Authentic Hyderabadi Cuisine at Deccan Garden

Deccan Garden is a café and a restaurant located in the heart of Dubai, quite near Al Ghurair Centre. As you enter this eatery, you’ll find the café first and the restaurant behind it. They have indoor and outdoor seating as well and as everyone knows, outdoor dining area is perfect for this weather. It’s super clean and the tables are squeaky white. The staff … Continue reading Authentic Hyderabadi Cuisine at Deccan Garden

Pure Indulgence Only at Waffee Street

Waffee Street is a tiny café located in the heart of Dubai but clearly hidden from prying eyes. This is their second branch, the first one being in Sharjah. Waffee Street (Dubai branch) can clearly be called a Hidden Gem, ‘coz it’s tucked away cleverly at one of the many by-lanes somewhere in Satwa. Find your way once and you’ll always keep coming back. Coffee … Continue reading Pure Indulgence Only at Waffee Street