Spanish tapas brunch at El Sur

Dear Diary, When you feel like grazing on unlimited tapas accompanied by bottomless sangria, El Sur’s got you covered every Friday and Saturday brunchtime. There are no unsightly chafing dishes here. Whether you’re into paella, gazpacho, gambas, tortilla, patatas bravas,… Continue Reading

Healthy breakfasts at Bounty Beets

Dear Diary, The latest hip and healthy spot in town has taken the place of Gourmet by KCal at the Le Méridien Mina Seyahi, and the curious name and Instagrammable interiors are already far more appealing to think about than… Continue Reading

Breakfast at Jamie Oliver’s Pizzeria, JLT

Dear Diary, It’s not everyday that you have breakfast at a pizzeria. So I was fully expecting flatbreads topped with pizza sauce and oozy eggs galore. But alas, it’s a fairly typical breakfast menu, except for the shakshouka. More on… Continue Reading

Backyard Brunch at FireLake Grill House, Radisson Blu Dubai Waterfront, Business Bay

Dear Diary, The Backyard Brunch at the FireLake Grill House has got to be one of the best brunches of the season. This is a brunch that’s literally for everyone. While it’s super family friendly, couples and groups of single… Continue Reading

Breakfast in bed at the Cereal Killer Cafe, The Dubai Mall

Dear Diary, There are cereal bars and there are cereal bars. And then there’s the Cereal Killer Cafe, conceived by identical twins from Belfast to serve pricey bowls of sugary cereal to East London hipsters. The first Cereal Killer Cafe… Continue Reading

Todd English Food Hall at The Dubai Mall

Dear Diary, Just a mere few months ago, the Todd English Food Hall opened in the new Fashion Avenue extension of Dubai Mall. Let’s just say the “English Food Hall” part can be confusing if you’re more familiar with an “English… Continue Reading