Tag: Brunch

Nov 07

The Croft

The Croft by Darren Velvick It is nearly two years now since Chef Darren Velvick arrived in Dubai to take over the helm at Table 9, leaving Chef’s Nick and Scott to start building their new food Empire in the UAE. Earlier this year it was Chef Darren’s turn to hang up his whites at …

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Feb 22


Feast opens its doors at The Sheraton Grand Hotel The Sheraton Grand Hotel opened its doors at the end of 2014, taking up residence at no 3 Sheik Zayed Road, not quite as impressive at no 10 Downing Street but it made me smile.  As most of you know I like Chef’s, I like to …

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Aug 25

Fish Market

Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek … In March 1975, Sheik Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum proudly opened Dubai’s first five-star hotel in its premier position right on the side of the Creek.  That was of course the Intercontinental Hotel which in 2006 became the Radisson Blu Dubai Deira Creek Hotel.  The hotel currently boasts …

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Aug 19


Nine7One launches their Tapas Friday Brunch … When an invite dropped into my inbox to visit Nine7One at the Oberoi Dubai Hotel I jumped at the chance.  Not only had I not had time to visit the Hotel, though I did try to find it one day and couldn’t, I was intrigued to find out …

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Jun 27

Almaz by Momo

Another little best kept secret? I had heard about Almaz by Momo from a few friends and had it on my list of places to visit in Mall of Emirates, today I did just that.  Nestled on the third floor of Harvey Nichols is Almaz by Momo, a little bit of Morocco right here in …

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Apr 14


Beachcombers family brunch … It is a pretty well known fact that I am  a huge fan of Jumeirah Beach Hotel.  This year sees the 15th Anniversary of the hotel opening its doors for the very first time.   We have stayed a few times over the years, visited the Dhow & Anchor many times, …

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