Thali in Oud Metha

Sai Dham is one of the better vegetarian thali restaurants in Dubai. And as reviewer after reviewer has mentioned, it is well decorated too; rustic being on of the most common words used to describe it. Sai Baba fans and followers will feel right at home here as there are paintings of him all over … Continue reading Thali in Oud Metha

Brekkie in Karama

I don’t know how I’ve missed Aaraamam in all my years of coming to Karama for my weekend South Indian breakfast…um, indulgence. Located on the corner of the Belhasa building beside Sheik Hamdan Colony in very heart of Karama, with a BIG sign above the entrance, it’s kinda hard to miss. Hmm. The truth is … Continue reading Brekkie in Karama

Pantry Cafe 2.0

My family and I have been fans of the original Pantry Café in al-Safa since it first opened. So we were quite excited to be going to their (not so) new branch in Bay Square. The al-Safa original was always going to a hard act to follow and it was clear from the hodgepodge interior … Continue reading Pantry Cafe 2.0

The best Ramen in Roppongi

Kazuki is an amazing little ramen restaurant in Roppongi. The interior is typical of urban ramen restaurants today, with a vending slot machine at the entrance where you place your order. And while we’re on the subject, these machines are a nightmare for those who do not understand Japanese because, you guessed it, they’re only … Continue reading The best Ramen in Roppongi