Dum Biryani is a dark kitchen concept based in Jumeirah Lake Towers (JLT). As the name suggests, their speciality is various types of veg. and non-veg. biryani prepared and served in earthen claypots. That’s right, the biryani of your choice even gets delivered to your doorstep in the claypot… how cool is that!!! In addition to biryanis, they also have a selection of North Indian … Continue reading Have you tried JLT’s Finest Dum Biryani?
Easy delectable prawns biryani prepared using fresh Black Tiger Prawns. These prawns were delivered by Malek Seafood, U.A.E.’s leading seafood supplier. Here is the link to their website (click here) and to their Instagram page (click here). Malek Seafood is a HACCP certified facility dealing in premium grade fresh and frozen seafood. You can shop and order online through their website and get it delivered … Continue reading Prawns Biryani
Opposite Ibn Battuta Mall is Ibn Battuta Gate with its majestic arch housing the luxurious 5-star Movenpick Ibn Battuta Gate Hotel. Here, one can find restaurants catering to various cuisines and amongst those is the very famous Indian restaurant, Chor Bazaar. I visited them with my family to try their recently launched Thali menu which is available for only dinner every Saturday to Wednesday 6:30pm … Continue reading Thali Review at Chor Bazaar, Movenpick Hotel
Holiday Inn Bur Dubai is quite a popular name amongst the old Dubai dwellers and in the lobby is Anwar Restaurant, a multi-cuisine eatery with themed buffets on various days of the week. Thursday nights are Mughlai Nights, aptly named Farman-e-Mughal, a cuisine that celebrates Indian spices. The buffet is spread all around the restaurant interwoven with various Indian spices in bags and plates, to … Continue reading Mughlai Buffet at Al Anwar, Holiday Inn Bur Dubai
Gypsy Chinese first opened its doors in 1982 in Mumbai, India and now boasts of various branches here in the U.A.E. One of their Dubai branches recently relocated to Karama and that is when I actually heard about this outlet. I may have been living under a rock because this outlet has been very famous amongst many Indians for the Desi Chinese they serve and … Continue reading Craving for some Desi Chinese?
Sanjeev Kapoor is an Indian celebrity chef, entrepreneur and television personality. Signature by Sanjeev Kapoor is a super fine dining restaurant that serves Chef Sanjeev Kapoor’s authentic Indian and signature dishes. This restaurant has been created under Chef Sanjeev Kapoor’s mentorship by Chef Praveen Singh and his team. It is built around classics presented with a modern touch. Signature by Sanjeev Kapoor is located on … Continue reading My Dining Experience at Signature by Sanjeev Kapoor
Memsaab serves Mughlai food and contemporary Indian cuisine and has two branches in Dubai. I visited the JLT branch for dinner with my friends. The restaurant has outdoor and indoor seating areas. While the outdoor is close to nature, in the indoor area one can view the tandoor and grill section of the kitchen through a large glass window. Once seated, we were served Jaljeera … Continue reading Mughlai cuisine at Memsaab
CityWalk, a chic urban space where you can live, work and play, has no dearth of funky restaurants that can tantalize one’s senses. My recent visit here was to a quirky Indian restaurant, Farzi Café, that combines fine dining with molecular gastronomy for the entire family sans burning a hole in your pocket. At the time of writing this review, Farzi Café is in Building … Continue reading Let’s Get Farzified at Farzi Cafe
Oud Metha is a food lovers’ paradise and if you’ve been there, then you know how you’ll be spoilt for choice. And if you haven’t been there, then you’re definitely missing out!!! Oud Metha’s latest offering is a restaurant ‘Back to Grills‘ that in spite of having opened their doors only less than a year ago, was nominated by Masala Food Awards in the Themed … Continue reading Grills from Around the World at Back to Grills
The name MotaFish gives a Keralite feel and that’s what I experienced when I visited this place last week for lunch. It’s a simple, compact outlet located in a residential area of Barsha, with both indoor and outdoor areas. The outdoor area is covered with transparent plastic which was nice as it provides protection against dust and flies, since it’s on the roadside. Lunch time … Continue reading A Keralite Lunch at MotaFish Restaurant