Parmigiano Reggiano – The King of Cheeses

You’ve probably seen giant wheels of cheese and wondered why is it like that!! Where does it come from? Is it really cheese!! Join me as I take you on this journey to learn about Parmigiano Reggiano, the “King of Cheese”. It’s not to be mistaken by the name ‘parmesan’. What is Parmigiano Reggiano? Parmigiano Reggiano is an Italian hard, granular cheese produced from fresh … Continue reading Parmigiano Reggiano – The King of Cheeses

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

A Walk Through the Italian Countryside at La Vigna

La Vigna, the only Italian restaurant at Century Village, takes you to a different place and time altogether. Without getting onto a plane, you’re transported to the Italian countryside with rustic brick walls, wooden windows and red and white table tops. The fiery built-in pizza oven adds to the ambience too. The restaurant is two-floored, in-addition to a huge outdoor area, a bar and shisha. … Continue reading A Walk Through the Italian Countryside at La Vigna

Experience a unique blend of Indian flavours with Persian roots at Kebab Bistro

Kebab Bistro is known for serving authentic Parsi cuisine and some delectable kebabs. Step into this quaint restaurant in Karama and you’ll find the walls adorned with black & white photographs of many famous Parsi personalities, some of which will leave you amazed. Parsi cuisine has always created a lot of intrigue and curiosity in me. First of all, I love the names of many … Continue reading Experience a unique blend of Indian flavours with Persian roots at Kebab Bistro

Un Pezzo di Venezia a Dubai at Casa Da Venice

This literaly translates to ‘a piece of Venice in Dubai at Casa Da Venice’. Have you visited Venice? What if I tell you that you can visit Venice without getting on a flight…!!! Just hop into your car or the metro and get off at Jumeirah Lakes Towers (JLT). Situated in Cluster C, in full view of the lake there, is Casa Da Venice, an … Continue reading Un Pezzo di Venezia a Dubai at Casa Da Venice

Succumb to Gluttony at Grand Barbecue Restaurant

Grand Barbecue Restaurant serves Indian and Pan Asian cuisine in an unlimited buffet for lunch and dinner with a wide variety of vegetarian and non-vegetarian options. Recently, they introduced a live grill concept which happens right on your table and is part of their buffet. The buffet is priced at AED 55/-, weekday and weekend rates differ. The restaurant is humongous, with neatly done interiors … Continue reading Succumb to Gluttony at Grand Barbecue Restaurant

Be Italian at 800 Pizza

Dubai Marina is well-known for many amazing restaurants with great views. One such restaurant is a pretty little Italian eatery called 800 Pizza, located along the Marina Walk, just beside the playground under the bridge. This casual dining outlet has around six branches all over Dubai. They have indoor and outdoor seating areas. Outdoors, one can enjoy the cool weather (fast approaching) while indoors, one … Continue reading Be Italian at 800 Pizza