Tag Archive: Downtown

CRUMBLE: A HEALTHY OPTION

Last week, amidst a crazy work event, I dropped in for a Blogger event at Crumble. Just a hop- skip-and-jump from the Dubai Mall metro station, I was grateful for its location as… Continue reading

CHEF TALK: FIRE IT UP! with ALEXANDER STUMPF

Right from the name to the smallest details within the restaurant, Toko oozes Japanese charm (except for the sheesha they serve which I guess is the Middle Eastern influence). As they say, it’s… Continue reading

CHEF TALK: FIRE IT UP! with MARIANNA VITALE

If there is one thing I have learned in life it is: when opportunity knocks grab it with both hands. That is exactly what I did when I was asked if I would… Continue reading

Feugo: Bringing us the bold taste of Mexico

It was Diwali (end October) and one would assume the choice of cusine would be Indian. WRONG! We decided on Mexican and we decided to try the upscale casual restaurant and bar Fuego… Continue reading

The Pavilion Downtown: The Bench Brunch

Sometimes when the best laid plans go belly up only to reveal a true treasure, you have to count your lucky stars. We had planned on going for brunch/lunch to a restaurant but… Continue reading

Bamyan Afghan Restaurant: A Chance Discovery

There are some eateries you chance upon! Luckily I might add. Bamyan Afghan is one such restaurant which is a gem of a place in the otherwise overcrowded Dubai scene. I think it’s… Continue reading

Clinton Street Baking Company: Deserves a Second Chance

In Dubai we get excited, hopping-crazy-have-to-try-it-this-minute excited every time we have an import of one of the ‘popular’, ‘world class’, ‘best ever’ American eateries. The most recent one to open its doors in… Continue reading