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

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

Portuguese Delicacies at Da Gama

Remember Vasco da Gama, the famous Portuguese explorer and the first European to reach India by sea… Just like he made a couple more voyages to India after this initial journey, I too am dreaming of going back to Da Gama again, the Portuguese restaurant in Century Village, named after Vasco da Gama, obviously, to try the rest of the Portuguese dishes that I couldn’t … Continue reading Portuguese Delicacies at Da Gama

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

Again and Again at Bar Baar

Bar Baar is quite famous among those who frequently visit pubs and bars in Dubai. Seeing all their Instastories, I too wished to visit this place. And a few days back, my dream came true when they were launching their new menu and I was invited. Aptly named ‘Gully Boy’, this new menu features street food from the gully (meaning street) of India, mainly Mumbai. … Continue reading Again and Again at Bar Baar

The Shake Colony near The Sheikh Colony

There’s a new kid on the block…a new café specialising in different types of shakes has opened its doors and it’s located near the very famous Sheikh colony in Al Qusais. Aptly named The Shake Colony, it’s a small bespoke cute place whipping up delicious shakes, mocktails and faloodas. They look simple and have very low prices, the most expensive item on their menu is … Continue reading The Shake Colony near The Sheikh Colony

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

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

Chocoholics go only to GF Ferre Chocolate Bar

“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