Evening Fix at Tea Connect, Al Karama

Tea Connect is an online delivery platform specializing in North Indian breakfast and lunch combos, Chinese and quick bites like sandwiches and chaats and also hot and cold beverages. I ordered a Samosa and a Cardomom Chai. The samosa was hot and crispy and packed with a whole lot of yummy goodness. It was huge and I loved it. Also loved the green chutney served … Continue reading Evening Fix at Tea Connect, Al Karama

Must-try Crepés at 3 Beans Café, Ibn Battuta Mall

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

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

Eat at Skini Panini and be Skinny 😊

Skini Panini in Dubai Marina is a like a kiosk along the Marina Promenade situated closer to Dubai Marina Mall and Pier 7 and it has a small seating area too. The branch at Business Park, near Al Maktoum International Airport is bigger and has more options. They have a branch in Al Quoz also, but that is for deliveries only. I visited the Marina … Continue reading Eat at Skini Panini and be Skinny 😊

Dabang Reloaded at Dabang Kathi & Curry

Dabang Kathi & Curry is the latest addition to the Indian restaurant scene in Dubai. Having opened its doors just this year, it is located within the food court in Dubai Marina Mall and serves a limited menu consisting of veg. and non-veg. dishes with quirky Bollywood-inspired names. The outlet is decorated with back-lit posters and a live kitchen area and it has a retro … Continue reading Dabang Reloaded at Dabang Kathi & Curry

Teşekkür Ederim Pide Keyfi (Thank You Pide Keyfi)

Pide Keyfi is a casual dining Turkish restaurant located in Jumeirah Village Circle (JVC). They serve typical Turkish food and all their staff are originally from Turkey. They are very friendly and helpful too. The restaurant has both outdoor and indoor seating areas. My visit to this outlet resulted in ordering a variety of scrumptious meaty dishes and we weren’t disappointed. The dish that truly … Continue reading Teşekkür Ederim Pide Keyfi (Thank You Pide Keyfi)

Once Upon A Bite

Growing up, I used to be fascinated with stories that started with ‘Once upon a time’. Utter those four words and I’d be transported into an imaginary world filled with many wonderful stories. But never did I imagine that as an adult, all the stories that I tell would begin with ‘Once upon a bite’!!! I’m not joking… It so happens that almost every conversation … Continue reading Once Upon A Bite

Authentic Hyderabadi Cuisine at Deccan Garden

Deccan Garden is a café and a restaurant located in the heart of Dubai, quite near Al Ghurair Centre. As you enter this eatery, you’ll find the café first and the restaurant behind it. They have indoor and outdoor seating as well and as everyone knows, outdoor dining area is perfect for this weather. It’s super clean and the tables are squeaky white. The staff … Continue reading Authentic Hyderabadi Cuisine at Deccan Garden