We Came, We Ate, We Gained Weight at Shakespeare and Co. Egypt, and It Was Worth It

We Came, We Ate, We Gained Weight at Shakespeare and Co. Egypt, and It Was Worth It

We are currently in Ramadan’s second half which means two things: we have visited a wide range of restaurants and, consequently, we have already gained those few – or maybe more than just a few – kilograms, that we know we will regret once we bring out our swim suits.   That being said, Shakespeare and […]

Food Review: Point 90’s Beef Bunker Proves That There’s More to Beef Than Just Burgers

Food Review: Point 90’s Beef Bunker Proves That There’s More to Beef Than Just Burgers

Point 90 Mall’s hottest new spot is Beef Bunker and it’s everything any meat or food lover could possibly ask for, mainly because it has a meal for every possible kind of food lover that exists.   The concept behind Beef Bunker is clear; there is more to beef than just burgers. I found this […]

Ramadan Review: The Smokery In Katameya

Ramadan Review: The Smokery In Katameya

Going out for iftar during Ramadan is something we’ve come to dread from how crowded the places are and how terrible the food usually is. Last Tuesday, we were invited to have iftar at The Smokery in Katameya Heights Golf and Tennis Resort and it didn’t disappoint. We arrived a bit early and enjoyed the coziness […]

Food Review: New Lebanese Night at Dusit Thani in Cairo

Food Review: New Lebanese Night at Dusit Thani in Cairo

The restaurant at Cairo’s renowned Dusit Thani previously rotated between two cuisines: Italian and Egyptian. Recently, the restaurant launched a new Lebanese night held every Monday evening. Run by Lebanese Chef Fares Shahine, who jokingly refers to himself as “the lion of the kitchen”, his food certainly lives up to his namesake. Chef Shahine credits […]

Food Review: Gringo’s Is Back In Cairo!

Food Review: Gringo’s Is Back In Cairo!

Finding authentic international cuisine in Cairo – that is also delicious – is kind of rare. When Gringo’s closed down a year ago, the city went into burrito-withdrawal. Thankfully, Gringo’s decided to reopen this year and, being the Mexican food-loving people that we are, you can only imagine our excitement when we heard the happy […]

Cook a Levant-Inspired Menu at the Enchanting Beit Sitti in Amman

Cook a Levant-Inspired Menu at the Enchanting Beit Sitti in Amman

Food Review by Carla Dabis

  In an effort to keep the memory of their grandmother alive, Maria and her sisters converted their grandmother’s quaint villa into a cozy restaurant where patrons can learn to cook their own Levant-inspired menu. Beit Sitti, which literally means “my grandmother’s house” is nestled in the historic and charming neighborhood of Jabal Webdeh overlooking […]

Caramel Dubai: As Dynamite As Its Reputation

Caramel Dubai: As Dynamite As Its Reputation

Caramel has always been a trademark for business lunches and evening cocktails in Dubai’s financial district. Having hosted members of the royal family, CEOs from around the world and multiple celebrities, including the entire Manchester United team, the Kardashians and more, the restaurant and lounge has carried a great reputation over the past few years. […]

Nourish Your Body and Soul at The Farm in Dubai

Nourish Your Body and Soul at The Farm in Dubai

Food Review by Carla Dabis

The best part about being a food blogger is that I can finally justify my life revolving around food – I say as I eat dinner while watching the Food Network. Call it what you will, I call it multitasking! Currently, the host of Marion’s Thailand is buying produce and talking about the importance of […]

Milas: Elegant Emirati Cuisine In Dubai Mall

Milas: Elegant Emirati Cuisine In Dubai Mall

It’s hard to believe, but since the day I stepped foot in Dubai, I’ve never had Emirati food. In fact, the only time I had Emirati food was at an Emirati family friend’s home in Washington, D.C. I remember not understanding anything he said, but loving the copious amounts of rice. You can find almost […]

Dubai’s BeStro: Vegan Never Tasted So Good!

Dubai’s BeStro: Vegan Never Tasted So Good!

Food Review By Carla Dabis

In the spirit of doing as the locals do, I recently became vegan on a five day trip to Los Angeles and I loved it. After indulging in vegan mocha chip brownie cupcakes, vegan coconut ceviche tostados and almond butter vegan ice cream, I returned to Dubai for a major reality check. My newfound foodie […]

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