Thali Review at Chor Bazaar, Movenpick Hotel

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

Mughlai cuisine at Memsaab

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

Dhaba Style Thali at Dhaba Lane

How often is that you come across a non-vegetarian restaurant where their vegetarian thali outshines the non-veg. one!!! Not many, I’m sure. Dhaba Lane situated in Karama is one such outlet. My partner and I visited this place on a weekday afternoon only to try their newly launched thali. The restaurant as the name suggests has a ‘dhaba’ (roadside food stall) feel to it with … Continue reading Dhaba Style Thali at Dhaba Lane

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

Dinner at Olive Root Restaurant

Olive Root, located in Al Nahda, is a casual dining restaurant that serves Rajasthani and International cuisine. This was my first visit to this outlet, and it happened to be to try their Iftar buffet. The buffet priced at AED 15/-, is unlimited, and includes dates, fruits, Chana Chaat, Dahi Vada, Mirchi Pakoda, Aloo Pakoda, Mini Chicken Shawarma and Roohafza. The shawarma was juicy and … Continue reading Dinner at Olive Root Restaurant

Fisherman’s Hub – A Foodie’s Delight

When we hear the name ‘Fisherman’s Hub’, we think of a diners joint usually seen in movies where there is a central open kitchen that’s whips up various seafood dishes, where all the tables are occupied by noisy diners and there’s alcohol all around. But that’s not the scene here. This restaurant is very child friendly as they have a family room that is separate … Continue reading Fisherman’s Hub – A Foodie’s Delight

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