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Is this exciting new restaurant raising the steaks?

Is this exciting new restaurant raising the steaks?

Joining stiff competition in the steakhouse market in Abu Dhabi is The Grill at the new Marriott Hotel Al Forsan. Given the chance to check the restaurant out ahead of the herd while the hotel was in soft opening – …

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Keen to brunch? Check out these tips to enjoy it to the fullest

Keen to brunch? Check out these tips to enjoy it to the fullest

If you’re new to brunch, here are a few helpful pointers to make the most of it Even if you landed in the UAE last month, you’ve surely been to brunch. If not, you’re missing out. Some of us brunch …

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Find out how to tell your yuzu from your jus and more!

Find out how to tell your yuzu from your jus and more!

If brunch is leaving you more bewildered than full-to-bursting, brush up on the lingo with this bite-sized guide The basics Brunch: Are you new here? In many parts of the world, brunch refers to the meal between breakfast and lunch …

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Find out how to keep healthy even at brunch

Find out how to keep healthy even at brunch

You’ve been dieting all week and you’re ready to throw yourself at the buffet. But brunch doesn’t have to be a gut-buster… Let’s have a show of hands: who’s bulldozed their way through brunch, only to regretfully head home with …

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Craving Korean food? This place might be your best bet

Craving Korean food? This place might be your best bet

The first time I tasted Korean cuisine, it was a rainy night in Seoul. We’d just arrived a few hours earlier, travel-worn after navigating the metro system at rush hour on a humid day with a storm pricking at the …

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Your guide to eating gluten-free food in Abu Dhabi

Your guide to eating gluten-free food in Abu Dhabi

Whether you’re new to town, new to gluten-free eating or are just curious, here are our top places for gluten-free dining in Abu Dhabi While many people believe avoiding gluten is a new ‘clean eating’ trend for health nuts, it’s …

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Is this crazy new venue the best Mexican in town?

Is this crazy new venue the best Mexican in town?

I am a Texan and that means I love TexMex. I grew up in Ninfa’s and nachos weren’t complete without queso – loosely translated in Texas as a melted form of synthetic cheese. Yum. My childhood memories revolve around birthdays …

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It’s time to eat like a caveman – here’s how to do it in the capital

It’s time to eat like a caveman – here’s how to do it in the capital

As we continue our series of alternative eating round ups, here’s what you need to know to cut out the modern foods and return to your ancestral roots with the paleo diet in Abu Dhabi Chances are, if you’re looking …

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You’ll never guess what’s on the menu at Love Food Festival

You’ll never guess what’s on the menu at Love Food Festival

Another foodie meals-on-wheels spectacle this month is the Love Food Festival 2017, which will see food trucks from the UK and US roll into capital. Also adding spice to the event is the participation of street food vendors from Singapore, …

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Flash in the pan or here to stay? We take a look at the food truck frenzy

Flash in the pan or here to stay? We take a look at the food truck frenzy

With unique food concepts at supposedly reasonable prices mixed in with lively designed trailers – it’s no wonder that the UAE has been going crazy for food trucks in recent years. The phenomenon has triggered the emergence of outdoor festivals …

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