Tag Archive: Jumeirah

AL FALAMANKI

It was a lunch time celebration and we wanted to have something other than Aisan (none of my suggestions were accepted this time round 😊). So Lebanese food was the cuisine choice and… Continue reading

NOMAD

Well it was time for a girlie catch up session and we wanted something where we could sit for a bit and have a nice relaxed lunch. I am not usually the burger… Continue reading

GOVINDA’S: A VEGETARIAN’S PARADISE

Most (if not every) Indians who have moved to Dubai will always seek out a restaurant they are familiar with from their home city. For a Bombayite like me, Govinda’s in Karama was… Continue reading

AL FANNAH RESTAURANT: A FISHY TREAT

I had been told of a fish place that had recently opened in Jumeirah, and by all counts I assumed that they were talking about the very popular no-longer-a-hidden-gem Bu Qtair in its… Continue reading

CHEF TALK: FIRE IT UP! with THOMAS BATOR

This man is a thinker! Even with my ‘this or that’ questions, he paused for a second before he answered. And no matter how pushy I got, he still paused to think. The… Continue reading

JG KITCHEN: I’LL BE BACK.. FOR MORE

I need to start this review with a warning! WARNING: If you visit this restaurant, you will go back – AGAIN and AGAIN! There now, don’t tell me you have not been warned!… Continue reading

Bu Qtair: Seafood Shack

There was a time in early 2000s when Bu Qtair was considered a hidden gem. If you heard about it from friends, the challenge was always finding it and google maps were not… Continue reading

Maria Bonita: Over Hyped Tex Mex

It was a girlie night out and we knew we wanted to go someplace where we could chill and chat. Mexican seemed to be the order of the day so we settled on… Continue reading

Seaview Restaurant: For the love of seafood and a view

6 months ago Dubai got a new eatery. It’s a seafood joint that overlooks the harbour. So what’s new you ask? Well the choice in the past has been either a fancy and pricey… Continue reading