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

Persian cuisine and old-school charm at Shabestan, Radisson Blu Dubai Deira Creek

Dear Diary, Shabestan is a Dubai institution. It’s one of Dubai’s oldest restaurants in the city’s first five-star hotel. One step into this historic establishment and you feel like you’ve stepped back in time. Shabestan opened in 1984 when Dubai was nothing but a desert, and… Continue Reading

Getting caffeinated at Stomping Grounds Specialty Coffee Hub, Jumeirah 1

Dear Diary, You gotta love a place that’s serious about its coffee. Stomping Grounds is a recent entrant into Dubai’s specialty coffee space which is taking Jumeirah 1 by storm. Stomping Grounds is located off the main road in a… Continue Reading