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Dinner at Texas Roadhouse, La Mer – Review…


Did you know Texas Roadhouse has opened their newest branch at La Mer in Dubai? They were kind enough to invite us for dinner to check it out, and as frequent visitors to Texas Roadhouse, I was very much excited. For those of you that are unaware, Texas Roadhouse is a steak restaurant serving American cuisine, perfect for casual dining. With the…

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My Ramadan Diaries 2017…


Ramadan Diaries: 2017 Edition  Ramadan Eve (Chand Raat): Ramadan Mubarak! And so the blessed month begins, and already I can feel the sense of peace and positive vibes in the air around me. Doesn’t everything look more beautiful? More pure? Day 1: Making the same mistake of preparing far too much food for Iftar every year, and yet never learning from…

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Suhoor during Ramadan – Expectation Versus Reality…


Suhoor, or Sehri as we call it, is the meal eaten just before sunrise during Ramadan, and what keeps you going through out the rest of the day whilst fasting. Having fasted for over half my life now, you would think it is second nature and I would be used to how it works every time Ramadan rolls on. Haha,…

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Iftar at Bombay Bungalow – Review…


Having heard so many wonderful things about the newest Indian in town, Bombay Bungalow, I was very much excited to try it out for myself last Saturday. I think it is safe to say that it did not disappoint at all. Located at The Beach in JBR, Dubai, Bombay Bungalow is a treat for the eyes as soon as you…

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Iftar and Suhoor! – Ramadan 2017…


Ramadan Mubarak! It is that time of the year where Iftar and Suhoor offers are popping up left, right and centre! With a growing number of choices to dine at in the coming month, here are a few of my favourite picks, with a range of cuisines and budgets, that you may like to try out! I hope to be…

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Lunch at Serendipity3 – Review…


Last weekend, before we hit the Super Sales, we decided to tuck into a meal at Serendipity3, located in Dubai Festival City. Because let’s face it, hell hath no fury like a HANGRY (Hungry and Angry) shopper! Having heard many great things about one of New York City’s most beloved eateries, famous for it’s decadent desserts, I was pretty excited…

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Dinner at Tableya Restaurant – Review…


Last week, I visited a restaurant and café nestled in the brand new community of Bay Square, in Business Bay Dubai. “Tableya  introduces Street Gastrologue! Inspired by street condiments, Tableya the latest crave quencher in town will bring to you a menu that is not yet experienced by the epicureans of UAE.” Being a fan of street food, especially of the Indian…

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Dukesy Family Beach Brunch at West 14th – Review…


Last Friday we headed to the Palm to take advantage of the beautiful winter weather in Dubai, and enjoyed West 14th’s Dukesy Family Brunch! Having already heard lots about the activities the brunch offered, we came prepared with Master Z’s swim wear, but since we arrived around 2 pm after completing Jummah prayers, we were ravenous, and dived straight into…

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Family Daycation Brunch at Lapita Hotel – Review…


Fridays are made for Brunching, especially in Dubai. Last Friday, my family and I headed back to Dubai Parks and Resorts, this time to visit the Lapital Hotel for a Polynesian Daycation Brunch at Kalea Restaurant. After a spiritual stop over on Sheikh Zayed Road for Friday prayers, we reached Lapita Hotel by 2 pm. Now since lunch time for me is…

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Oil Free Lunch at Govinda’s- Review….


Yesterday afternoon, we headed over to the recently opened branch of Govinda’s in Jumeirah for lunch. Seeing as we had quite the meat fest during Eid, it was time to enjoy an array of vegetarian dishes, and what better place to go than Govinda’s that serve only pure vegetarian Indian cuisine.

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