Revel in the all-new Mango Memory Menu – a summer treat by Moombai & Co

Created by 9 of Moombai & Co’s finest chefs, the menu hosts traditional as well as innovative mango treats for a whole mango meal From 7th May until 30th June, Moombai & Co serves its culinary best with the fruit of the season, mangoes The Mango Memory menu is a gastric journey through India with concepts developed by the chefs of the restaurant from foods that are reminiscent of the subcontinent in the 60’s and 70’s The menu hosts mango drinks, starters, mains as well as desserts for a complete…

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Experience Ramadan with the first Swissôtel in Dubai

Swissôtel invites it’s customers to celebrate at a fascinating Ramadan atmosphere in its first hotel in the heart of Dubai, UAE Swissotel Al Ghurair, the first Swissotel in the UAE, located at the heart of Dubai’s downtown – the traditional business district and residential areas of Deira, close to Dubai Creek – brings the true authentic Swiss hospitality to the UAE, to blend it with Arab traditional culture. From traditional family dishes to sumptuous settings, a wonderful and unique experience awaits at Swissôtel Al Ghurair for the customers. Swissotel brings…

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Plant foods at the centre of brewing debate

Dubai, May 13, 2018 – Plant-Based or Plant-Forward? These health trends are currently stirring a discussion among health couscous advocates trying to push a “better-for-you” diet option that aims to provide better nutrition while still able to meet expectations for great taste. In a nutshell, the term “Plant-Based” stemmed from research on dietary patterns in specific regions of the world, like the Mediterranean, that use mainly plants (such as fruits, vegetables and grains) and less of dairy, meat, poultry and sea foods. Plant-Forward, on the other hand, refers to diets…

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COUNTING DOWN TO RAMADAN WITH ‘BAB AL SHAMS DESERT RESORT & SPA’

Dubai, May 2018 – The countdown to the holy month has begun and all Ramadan enthusiasts planning their gatherings ahead, are invited to Al Hadheerah outdoor desert restaurant, transformed to a luxurious fully air-conditioned tent at the award-winning Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa, to explore a ‘1001 Arabian Nights’ authentic Iftar experience, with a lavish buffet and a special live program. Considered as one of Dubai’s authentic landmarks, award-winning Al Hadheerah desert restaurant has become a dining destination of its own, recommended by Dubai residents to its guests…

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SIKKA Café Prepares to Capture Spirit of Ramadan

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 9 May 2018: During the upcoming Holy Month of Ramadan, SIKKA Café at City Walk is inviting guests to break their fast with its traditional iftar buffet and a la carte suhoor menu, and enjoy a memorable get together with friends and family from sunset to sunrise. The lavish iftar buffet will feature a wide variety of appetising starters, cold and hot mezze, main courses including the restaurant’s signature lamb machboos and shrimp salona, as well as a selection of traditional desserts including the popular and…

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Experience the true spirit of Ramadan at Movenpick Hotel Ibn Battuta Gate

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 30th 2018 –Mövenpick Hotel Ibn Battuta Gate will be welcoming the arrival of Ramadan with an extravagant buffet of dining options offering Indian, Italian, Arabic and Asian cuisine to ensure that you and your family share a truly unforgettable Iftar experience. Welcome the arrival of Ramadan by celebrating the descent of the sun amidst the perfect backdrop of Al Bahou’s stunning 88 Arabic lanterns at Mövenpick Hotel Ibn Battuta Gate. Bring your family and friends along to “Al Bahou” and indulge in a sumptuous Iftar…

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A mix of modern and traditional for Ramadan at Carlton Hotels and Suites

Experience true taste of great hospitality 6th May 2018, Dubai, U.A.E: Celebrate the holy month with memorable moments and exciting offers at Carlton Hotels & Suites. This year, the hospitality group will be celebrating Ramadan by offering flavourful Iftar buffets, live cooking stations and entertainment. Flavourful buffet at Baÿty and Moonlight Ramadan tent at Carlton Downtown Enjoy serene moments of togetherness with family and friends as Carlton Downtown offers enticing Iftar and Suhour. Baÿty Restaurant offers a traditional Arabic Iftar experience with an international touch. Refresh and rejuvenate with an…

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SHANGRI-LA HOTELS AND RESORTS PRESENTS DINING OFFERS FOR IFTAR AND SOHOUR

7 May 2018 – To celebrate the holy month of Ramadan, Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts announced special offers for Golden Circle members who will receive up to a 25 per cent discount on iftar or suhoor at 17 participating restaurants in eight countries across the Middle East, Asia, Europe and the Indian Ocean. The iftar or suhoor special offers are available from 15 May to 14 June 2018. Those who are not members of Golden Circle can sign up online or in the hotels and benefit immediately from the Ramadan…

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Sicilia gets new chef and new menu

Chef Raffaele relives Ibn Battuta’s journey through Mediterranean Europe with Italian sundried fruits and vegetables, fresh herbs and succulent seafood The Sicilia Italian restaurant in the Mövenpick Hotel Ibn Battuta Gate Dubai, has just received a double whammy bonus, with the arrival of new Chef de Cuisine Raffaele Andreozzi. The 43-year-old Italian national, who hails from the Genoa region of Italy, joins Mövenpick Hotel Ibn Battuta Gate Dubai, following a two-year assignment at the Anantara Desert Island Resort on Sir Bani Yas, in Abu Dhabi. He marked his recent arrival…

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Savour the Sweetness of Ramadan with Roots by Parlour

April 2018, Dubai, UAE: Newly launched, wholesome French eatery, Roots by Parlour, is proud to unveil its collection of delightful sweet treats perfect for sharing this Ramadan. Releasing a capsule collection of six decadent and stylishly composed cakes, Roots by Parlour brings the glamour of sister kitchen Parlour Boutique, to the Form Hotel for the holy month. Much like it’s sister, Roots by Parlour aims to cater to a variety of palettes, fusing technique and flavour to plate up wholesome meals. Serving up a nutritious and guilt free European Gastro…

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THE RITZ-CARLTON, DUBAI INVITES GUESTS TO A WEEKEND OF ROYAL ENGAGEMENTS

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 23 April 2018 – A dazzling pearl of the sea surrounded by a shining crown of skyscrapers, The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai invites residents from near and far to join in a weekend of regal celebrations in ode to the much anticipated Royal Wedding of His Royal Highness Prince Harry of Wales and Ms Meghan Markle. A perfectly paired setting that bares all the hallmarks of classic Ritz-Carlton hospitality, guests can indulge in a number of experiences across the Royal Wedding Weekend that pair legendary luxury, unrivalled levels…

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Peyote DIFC Celebrates Ramadan With Nutritious Iftar Menu

Reflecting on the Middle East’s influence on Mexican gastronomy Chef Walter Melo’s mezze style menu offer is accompanied by a specially curated Moonlight Mocktail where for every refreshment purchased a donation will be made to the Al Jalila Foundation UAE, Dubai, May 2018: Peyote, located in the heart of DIFC presents a fresh Iftar menu for the upcoming Holy month. Set to start from 15th May, Ramadan a blessed month of contemplation will see modern Mexican Peyote present diners with a special Iftar menu and a series of refreshments, of…

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Savour new flavours at The Dubai Mall

A round-up of new and exclusive foodie hotspots–now open Dubai has welcomed new, exciting culinary experiences thanks to The Dubai Mall, with a number of restaurant openings over the last few months, including some new debuts in the Fashion Avenue expansion. Exclusively at The Dubai Mall, COVA Patisserie, one of Italy’s oldest and most beloved coffeehouses dating back to 1817, brings its rich Milanese heritage to the Ground Floor of the new Fashion Avenue expansion. Nestled alongside it, the old-meets-new Italian fusion eatery GIA Ristorante features an all- day dining…

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JUST THE ‘VEGANNING’…

From refreshing breakfast plates to filling soups, salads and sliders, Flow is unveiling a plethora of new seasonal options for Vegans while meat-eaters are catered for too Dubai, UAE – 4 April 2018: Known around the city for nutritious food created to feed both body and mind, Flow in Jumeirah Emirates Towers is the healthy-eating haven for Dubai’s movers and shakers to converse and connect. And the home-grown health hub is taking its commitment to serving responsible and restorative fuel food one step further with the launch of a brand-new…

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MAISON ROUGE: VENUE LAUNCH ANNOUNCEMENT

An intimate dinner and a show experience lands in Dubai Dubai, April 2018 –The regions entertainment dining landscape will be transformed by the new arrival of Maison Rouge. A unique dining and entertainment experience located in at the Conrad, Sheikh Zyed Road. Maison Rouge takes a contemporary approach to the ‘Dinner and Show’ concept, putting a unique spin on the traditional concept, for a dining experience that is colourful, flavourful and full of laughter. Maison Rouge is a fusion of creative cuisine and visual performance arts, which effortlessly unravels the…

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Al Mashowa at City Walk offers authentic Emirati seafood based on time-honoured recipes and culinary traditions

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 20 March 2018: Emirati seafood restaurant Al Mashowa has opened its doors at City Walk, inviting Dubai’s gourmands to sample authentic flavours using age-old recipes, traditional slow-cooking methods and fresh local ingredients. Al Mashowa, which means boat in the Emirati dialect, offers guests an authentic Emirati seafood dining experience. The menu has been inspired by the flavours of traditional recipes served in Emirati households. Ingredients have been carefully and thoughtfully selected where possible, using local organic or sustainably sourced fresh fish. The restaurant’s chef has mastered…

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Blaze Burgers brings its gourmet Burgers to Dubai’s JBR The Walk

Brand opens on the Walk after runaway success in Bahrain. Blaze Burgers, the premium burger joint known for its popularity, detail and bold creations, has brought its tasty gourmet offerings to The Walk, JBR, in Dubai. After tremendous success in Bahrain, Blaze Burgers is setting out to conquer taste buds in Dubai with a menu that caters to carnivores through a choice of premium burger patties. Blaze Burgers is about doing the basics right, and serves the right way with delicious premium burgers with the finest wholesome ingredients with vegetarian…

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ATLANTIS, THE PALM TAKES THE WORLD BEHIND THE SCENES WITH THE LAUNCH OF ITS FIRST REALITY WEB SERIES

A series of five episodes titled ‘Kitchen Secrets by Atlantis, The Palm’ will be unveiled on the resort’s official YouTube channel DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (25 March 2018)–Atlantis, The Palm announces the launch of its first food and beverage reality web series, ‘Kitchen Secrets by Atlantis, The Palm’ in partnership with San Pellegrino on Thursday 22nd March 2018. The web series will take viewers behind the scenes and unveil the kitchen secrets behind some of the most reputed restaurants in Dubai and explore the lengths to which the iconic destination…

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Congratulations to the winners of Sumo Sushi & Bento’s #MySumoStory photography competition

22 March 2018, Dubai: Sumo Sushi & Bento, a home-grown Japanese restaurant chain announces the winners of #MySumoStory photography contest. The first ever photography competition aimed at amateur shutterbugs. The contest encouraged budding photographers to enter for a chance to win a full suite of mobile photography gear. The luck winners are: People’s Choice winner: Ryan Catbagan Sumo Choice winner: James On Prize winners: Junaid Tan & Joey Canlas “We would like to thank everyone who participated in the My Sumo Story photography contest. We are overwhelmed with the entries…

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Something’s cooking at Sesame

Dubai, March 14, 2018 – Dubai’s plant-forward dining destination Sesame Restaurant is whipping up a flurry of activities every month that will keep its growing faithful craving for more of its delicious, nutrition-rich dishes and holistic health-boosting experiences. Its Nourish N Heal event, done in partnership with Hands in Hope, Energy Healing Centre, features renowned healing practitioner Barbara Jackle. The monthly activity brings renowned wellness experts for a featured talk during the event. Past events have left guests completely nourished and healed. The upcoming edition on April 8th – featuring renowned wellness…

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