Tag Archive: thai

CHEF TALK: FIRE IT UP! with CHEF NEW

Oh boy! What a journey it has been for Chef New. Coming to Dubai ten years ago, not knowing any English nor how to cook, I think New can safely say that the… Continue reading

THE YELLOW MONKEY

Of late I had been enjoying my food at Asian5 and had been talking about it but then within a week I had three different people ask me if I had been to… Continue reading

NARA Pan Asian

Festivities continue well into the new year especially when you have friends who have been away enjoying well deserved holidays over the actual festive season. So when three of us decided to band… Continue reading

MR. MIYAGI’S: DOMO ARIGATO FOREVER

If I said the words ‘Mr. Miyagi’, I can bet 9 out of 10 of you will immediately go back to a time when Karate Kid was what everyone talked about, when Mr.… Continue reading

WISE KWAI: AUTHENTICITY IS IT’S SECRET INGREDIENT

We needed to find a place that served Thai, was quirky, had great food, served alcohol, had insta-able (is that even a word!) food presentations and above all a place none of the… Continue reading

FOOD TRAVELS: BOMBAY

Bombay is a city that gives me more reasons to fall in love with it (if that is even possible!) every time I visit. Growing up I was very fussy about food (my… Continue reading

TASTE OF DUBAI: FOODIES DELIGHT

I had never visited the Taste of Dubai food festival before, and I was not going to make that mistake again! So on Saturday (which happened to be the last day) I ventured… Continue reading

Smiling BKK: Thai Me Up

We Dubai-ites are secretive about our most unusual, quirky, off the tourist-trail hangouts and so the locals are going to haunt me for including this indie hole-in-the-wall Thai goth eatery –  Smiling BKK  (located near Jumeirah… Continue reading