Behemoth burgers and super-sized shakes at Black Tap, Jumeirah Al Naseem Hotel

Dear Diary, Black Tap is perhaps Dubai’s most Instagrammable restaurant at the moment with those gluttonous, candy-laden milkshake monstrosities and shiny, grease-dripping burgers. Unless you’ve been living under a rock or are not in the slightest way food-inclined, you’ll have… Continue Reading

All-you-can-eat breakfast at Firebird Diner by Michael Mina, DIFC

Dear Diary, Dare I say this is my new favourite breakfast in Dubai?? I’d been wanting to try Firebird Diner for yonks but never seemed to make my way to DIFC… until I learned about their not-very-well-publicised, all-you-can-eat breakfast! ‘Twas… Continue Reading

Saturday roast at The Croft, Dubai Marina

Dear Diary, There’s just something so comforting about a roast dinner. And even better when it’s been prepared for you by Dubai’s favourite British chef, Darren Velvick. He uses high-quality organic meats and veg, cooked to perfection. And the best… Continue Reading

Indian molecular gastronomy at Tresind, Nassima Royal Hotel

Dear Diary, On the second floor of the rather nondescript Nassima Royal Hotel is Tresind. The highly lauded Dubai restaurant known for their Indian molecular gastronomy… The restaurant with an elusive 4.9 rating on Zomato (out of a whopping 800 reviews)… The restaurant that makes foodies… Continue Reading