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
This Chinese cuisine restaurant that originated in the Philippines is very popular amongst the Filipinos here in UAE and when I got to know that there is a branch close to my home that has been in operation for many years, I had to give it a try. Chowking is located on the ground floor of building 20 in Discovery Gardens, with ample free parking, … Continue reading Have you tried Chowking, the Filipino Favourite?
Have you heard of the new mall that opened upin Jebel Ali in December 2019??!! Yea… Dubai Festival Plaza…. that’s the one!! Very soon, my favourite milkshake brand, Keventers, too opened their latest branch here. Located on the 1st floor and though it is part of the food court, it has its own small seating area with a couple of tables and highchairs. When my … Continue reading Guilty Pleasure at Keventers, Dubai Festival Plaza
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
“Eat, sleep, drink chocolate”, said someone once and that’s exactly what I did on my b’day, a few days back. I woke up on D-day to this yummy honey cake drowned in chocolate syrup and covered with Kit Kat pieces, all done by my AJ, my 7-year old kiddo (I love you, baby!!!) with a lil help from Mr. J. They know I looove chocolate. … Continue reading Chocoholics go only to GF Ferre Chocolate Bar
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 Mall. They have a vast seating area and a beautifully … Continue reading Tuck into South Asian Cuisine at Barbecue Delights