The Souq Brunch at Olea, Kempinski Hotel

It’s always so much fun catching up with friends. This time I was meeting my friend Fareem after many years. He just moved here and we happened to meet for Brunch at Levantine cuisine restaurant : Olea at Kempinski Hotel, Mall of the Emirates. The atmosphere was vibrant from the moment we stepped in and… Continue reading The Souq Brunch at Olea, Kempinski Hotel

Tikka Café at Double Tree by Hilton, Al Barsha

A quiet dining place located in Al Barsha near Mall of the Emirates serves good north Indian food targeting not only Indians and Pakistanis but also the hotel guests of various nationalities and the residents in the area. The restaurant is open for lunch and dinner and also offers home delivery. I went along with… Continue reading Tikka Café at Double Tree by Hilton, Al Barsha

Cha Cha Chai : A casual hang out for Chai

On a Friday noon, I took my family for Chai (Tea) to Cha Cha Chai located at Business Village near Clock tower in Deira. Tea time is very  much part of Indian culture and the perfect time to sit with family discussing myriad of topics. It was a windy afternoon and pristine silence enveloped us as we sat… Continue reading Cha Cha Chai : A casual hang out for Chai

Giardino at Palazzo Versace Dubai

Finally my wait was over! I am one of those who swear by Versace as his designs are captivating, theatrical and over the top but still exuded elegance. Hence I was keen to visit the Palazzo Versace Dubai- a luxurious hotel at the foreshore of Dubai Creek promising a symphony of art, fashion and food. We happened… Continue reading Giardino at Palazzo Versace Dubai

Weekend Plan? Tribeca Kitchen and Bar at JBR

Tribeca is located at Jumeirah Beach Residence: JA Ocean View Hotel. I planned to visit them as I had heard about their healthy and organic food. I loved the venue: it’s stylish, lively with well designed interiors. The Bar set up and lounge area has a casual feel to it and makes it a perfect… Continue reading Weekend Plan? Tribeca Kitchen and Bar at JBR