Tag Archive: Ramadan

May 18

Fancy lunch during the Holy Month of Ramadan 2017?

There are plenty of places open for lunch and breakfast too … As we head towards the Holy Month of Ramadan in the UAE, Foodiva and I have put our heads together and yet again bring to you a list of independent eateries that we know are open during the day. This list has been …

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Jun 09

Alto Mar

Alto Mar and my birthday It was my birthday earlier this week, and seeing as it was Ramadan we decided to celebrate the weekend before.  It was my turn to pick my favourite cuisine, seafood. Regular readers know how much I love my seafood.  I had also heard an interesting segment on Suzanne Radford’s Thursday …

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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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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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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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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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Aug 04

Iftar for the Labourers

I used to do alot of work for the Labourers a few years back with a local charity which unfortunately no longer operates in Dubai, those of you who know me from that time will know which Charity I am talking about.  Due to one thing or another they were more or less stopped from …

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Jul 26

Amwaj Rotana @ JBR

Last week whilst searching around on the internet I came across the Rotana website who were promoting their Ramadan Sale which lasted just two days, you have all missed it now, sadly.  Anyway they had a promotion where the majority of their Hotel rooms were just 250 AED per night.  I jumped at the chance …

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Jul 25

Iftar @ Yalumba, Le Meridien Dubai

Earlier this week I was lucky enough to be invited to share the Yalumba Iftar with some fellow Twitter friends, I jumped at the chance, I really enjoyed the food the last time I dined at Yalumba, you can find the review here.  Mr Armani is away so Mitten and I threw on some glad …

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Jul 19

Lunch options during Ramadan in Dubai

THIS IS FOR 2012 NEW POST FOR 2013 IS HERE and 2014 IS HERE and 2015 is HERE Last week The Foodiva and I thought it would be a grand idea if we could put our heads together and create a list of Independent Eateries that will be open during the Holy Month of Ramadan. All the Hotels …

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