Tag Archive: lunch

May 31

Fancy lunch or breakfast during Ramadan?

Fancy lunch or breakfast during Ramadan 2016? For the fifth year running Foodiva and I have got together and compiled a list of independent (and a few others) outlets that are open and serving food during the month of Ramadan.  By law hotels in the UAE have to have at least one outlet open for …

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Apr 03

Savour @ Jumeirah Beach Hotel

Savour the best Jumeirah Beach Hotel has to offer Its no secret that Jumeirah Beach Hotel is one of my favourite hotels in the UAE.  I remember when the hotel was being built and the excitement among local residents when the Burj Al Arab started to emerge out of the sea.  Jumeirah Hotels and Resorts …

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Oct 02

Texas de Brazil

Texas de Brazil opens its first outlet in the Middle East Earlier this week I was invited to the opening of the new extension on level 2 at Mall of the Emirates.  Don’t get me wrong, I like shopping but it wasn’t the new shops that were opening that I was excited about, it was …

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Jul 28

Del Monte

The Del Monte Salad … Del Monte has got to be one of the best known brands on earth, I can remember as a child having their canned peaches with evaporated milk as a treat on Sundays.  For the last few months we have been regular visitors to the Del Monte salad bar in Carrefour …

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Jun 13

Lunch options during Ramadan 2015

Lunch options during Ramadan 2015 For the fourth year running Foodiva and I have joint forces and tracked down all the independent eateries that are open and serving lunch during the Holy month of Ramadan in Dubai. By law all hotels have to have at least one outlet open to non-muslim guests during the month, so …

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Sep 25

Sizzling Wok

Introduces a new lunch concept …. I have a friend who I am rather fond of if I am totally honest, a friend who I don’t get to see much so when she invited me for lunch I jumped at the chance.  The date was written on the calendar and I eagerly counted down the …

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Jun 25

Lunch options during Ramadan 2014

Lunch options during Ramadan 2014 I can’t believe that yet another year has gone by and we are approaching Ramadan. For the third time Foodiva and I have joined forces and come up with list of independent eateries that are open for lunch options and in some cases breakfast during the month of Ramadan. My …

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Jun 08

Mozzo Centrale

Italian eatery in the heart of Umm Sequim …. Mozzo Centrale – how many times have people asked me to visit?  I have lost count to be honest,  so today we headed over to Mozzo Centrale for lunch and to check out this not too recently opened outlet.   The outdoor area has been covered …

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Aug 27

Thai Chi

Two restaurants under one roof … Wafi  City opened its doors way back in 1995, there wasn’t an expat in Dubai, at that time that hadn’t tried at least one of the licensed outlets based in The Pyramids.  I include myself in that list because I actually used to work at Wafi Mall before Mitten came …

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Jul 08

Fancy lunch during Ramadan?

Lunch options during Ramadan in Dubai … Last year Foodiva and I spent an inordinate amount of time calling independent outlets in Dubai that have been issued a licence to serve food during the day during the Holy month of Ramadan.   This year with the help of Facebook, Twitter and a lot of our …

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