Tag: sweets

Have you tried Lalluji Sweets and Snacks in Discovery Gardens?

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

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Must-try Ambur Biryani at Fusion Amaravathi 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

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It’s All About the Taste at Chicken Cottage

Chicken Cottage first opened its doors in the 1990’s in London where its proprietors felt the need for a restaurant that serves fresh and at the same time, halal food unlike other fast food outlets at that time. The Dubai branch started in Dec. 2018 and is located on the ground floor in The Mall,

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Simply Delicious by Simply Oishii

Nestled in a quiet corner in Barsha, is a small, cute Japanese café called Simply Oishii, that is all set to change the availability of authentic Japanese fruit parfaits and Japanese sweets here in the U.A.E. I had the honour of being invited for their grand opening. Though it took me some time to find

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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

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Dine like a King at Rajdhani Thali

The word ‘thali’ actually means a round plate. It also refers to an Indian-style meal made up of various vegetarian or non-vegetarian dishes served on a platter. Pure vegetarian thalis are not much revered by meat eaters as they are deemed boring. But I would suggest them to try the pure vegetarian thali at Rajdhani

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Dine the Indian Way at Masala Craft

Century Village is like my home now… I’ve been there so many times recently and I love going back again and again. Whether it’s in the afternoons or at night, it is a wonderful place to be. It is like walking down a countryside with fabulous restaurants all around. This time I found myself in

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A Vegetarian Gastronomic Delight at Rajdhani Street

Rajdhani is a popular vegetarian restaurant chain in India well-known for their thali. They recently opened a branch in Jumeirah Lake Towers (JLT), named Rajdhani Street, where they serve not only the thali, which they are famous for, but also vegetarian food from the streets of Mumbai. Do not undermine this place just because it’s

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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,

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