Gochiso sama deshita Sushi Sushi

Enter the Century Village in Al Garhoud, and you’re transported into culinary heaven serving cuisines from around the world. Most places also serve drinks and it gets crowded in the evenings and during weekends. It’s a great place to be during the cooler months of the year. The walk to Sushi Sushi was a relaxing one with fountains and greenery all around. Enter this place … Continue reading Gochiso sama deshita Sushi Sushi

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 its beautiful beaches, spectacular scenery and amazing restaurants. This seating … Continue reading Up Your Fishing Game at As You Fish

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 know…. but that’s not the point. The point is I … Continue reading Turn into a Chocolaterian at The Choco Monarch

Go Gaga over BOGO at The Hungry Monkey

Situated in a corner in the ever-bustling streets of Al Barsha, is a cute cozy cocktail lounge named The Hungry Monkey (THM). It is just one of the many pubs in Donatello Hotels and Resorts. Clearly hidden from public view, THM can aptly be called a hidden-gem in Al Barsha. I’m so glad that I had the opportunity to visit this charming little pub, all … Continue reading Go Gaga over BOGO at The Hungry Monkey

HEIK – Knafeh Culture, La Mer

The traditional Levantine dessert ‘knafeh’ gets a modern twist @heikculture @lamer                                                                      La Mer at sunset ….. Baked on order, the traditional knafeh can be had along with no-sugar added syrups and various toppings like pistachios, pecans etc. There are four flavours of syrups to choose from – orange blossom, honey cinnamon, lavender and cardomom. My favourite was the orange 🍊 blossom. They also have savoury … Continue reading HEIK – Knafeh Culture, La Mer