Eggspectation – Al Safa

This outlet in City Walk 2 is Eggspectation’s second; the much loved first and original branch being at The Beach, JBR. Without the beachfront terrace and view, there is little resemblance between the two siblings. The interior of this latest incarnation is decorated in the Euro-café style which is all the fashion these days; take … Continue reading Eggspectation – Al Safa

Asian5 – Downtown Dubai

Asian5 is a restaurant franchise which includes dishes from Thailand, China, Singapore, Vietnam and Indonesia in its menu. There’s something for everyone including vegetarians and vegans. In fact, there’s an extensive vegan section including red curry and laksa. The interior of Asian5’s Downtown Dubai branch (the original) is clean-cut and modern and will not look … Continue reading Asian5 – Downtown Dubai

Chaat Masala – Karama

As its name suggests, Chaat Masala is a chaat and Indian street food restaurant. Located on the ground floor of the Al Shaya building towards the end of Street 2B behind the Park Regis Hotel in Karama, the restaurant looks like it was built for Thumbelina – it’s two tables and a cash counter small. … Continue reading Chaat Masala – Karama

Savoy Grill – Al Safa

Savoy Grill is a small Iranian restaurant in the Aswaq Mall on Al Wasl, where Alborz used to be. There is absolutely no connection between it and Gordon Ramsey’s Michelin starred restaurant of the same name. There is however a very strong connection between this Savoy and the Kabab Hut franchise in the UK. In … Continue reading Savoy Grill – Al Safa