Vasanta Bhavan is a casual dining restaurant whose main focus is authentic flavourful pure vegetarian south Indian food. They also serve vegetarian Chinese cuisine. They have many branches in U.A.E., with the one at Discovery Gardens being the latest. It is located on the Ground level in Building 20 on Street 1. Open for breakfast and all throughout for lunch and dinner, I visited them … Continue reading Vasanta Bhavan – Must Try Pure South Indian Veg. Restaurant in Discovery Gardens
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
This is a delivery-only platform operating in Discovery Gardens. I received an assorted platter of Indian sweets with jalebi, besan ladoo, and pedas. The jalebis were delectable though a bit dry. The pedas were good but I’ve had better. Lalluji Sweets and Snacks also have chaats, other snacks and beverages in addition to a limited breakfast and lunch menu. Continue reading Have you tried Lalluji Sweets and Snacks in Discovery Gardens?
Fusion Amaravathi is a casual dine-in, and delivery restaurant located in Building 20 of Zen cluster in Discovery Gardens (DG). Though I stay in DG and have passed by the restaurant multiple times, it is only recently that I tried this place and that too by getting the food delivered home. They serve Andhra-style food which is known for being spicy and flavourful. While checking … Continue reading Must-try Ambur Biryani at Fusion Amaravathi in Discovery Gardens
Curry Culture is a casual dining Indian restaurant located in the outdoor restaurant area in Ibn Battuta Mall. It is quite spacious with outdoor and indoor seating areas and serves both vegetarian and non-vegetarian food. A few days back, I tried their newly introduced thali for lunch and I must say I was pretty impressed. The vegetarian thali is priced at AED 44/- and non-vegetarian … Continue reading Indian Thali now at Curry Culture
Lee’s Wok is a casual dining restaurant located in Discovery Gardens, at a stone’s throw from Ibn Battuta Mall. Serving Pan Asian cuisine, it shares it dining space with Gabbar’s Grills, which specialises in cuisine from the northern part of India. What I find intriguing is that they have tried to keep the authenticity of the food that they offer by having two different kitchens … Continue reading From Lee’s Wok to Your Plate
Have you watched ‘Sholay’…?? What…??!!! You haven’t….how can you not have watched such a classic movie which was ranked first in the British Film Institute‘s 2002 poll of “Top 10 Indian Films” of all time!!! Just kidding…. We both are in the same boat. I’ve watched many a scenes and songs from this classic and am familiar with many of its famous dialogues, but I … Continue reading Gabbar’s Grill