Gourmet Ed Jasmine Bandali Dishes Up the Latest Food News
Little Suzie’s Diner Brunch
This all-American offering is for those who love to eat, with a hearty spread that’s sure to satiate the most ravenous of appetites. From classics such as New York bagels to mac’n’cheese, burgers, hot dogs, wings, barbecued roast meats and omelettes cooked fresh to order, comfort food reigns supreme. Famous tracks from the Fifties create a soundtrack of vintage vibes and waitresses on roller skates swinging by to take your milkshake or sundae order give this a vintage spin.
INFO: Dhs165 with soft drinks, Dhs195 with house drinks, Dhs390 with bubbly, Dhs70 for kids, 12.30-4.30pm, Pullman Dubai Deira City Centre, 04 294 1222, www.pullman-dubai-deiracitycentre.com
Estrella’s Skyline Lounge
The newest rooftop hotspot to hit the town is set to open on 1 April, boasting panoramic views of Dubai’s twinkling skyline and sparkling décor to match. The funky lounge concept will house an indoor restaurant, pool and dance floor, serve up gourmet dishes from the Med, India and Arabia, with a little molecular gastronomy thrown into the mix and have a DJ playing all night long.
INFO: 12noon-2am daily, Melia Dubai, Kuwait Street, Port Rashid, Bur Dubai, 04 386 8111, www.melia.com
Brit Hot Spot Retro Feasts Opens in Dubai
With British food having become very much en-vogue, the opening of this diner is sure to delight expats from good old Blighty. Created by famed TV chef Luke Thomas and entrepreneur Mark Fuller, expect UK faves such as cheese toasties, prawn cocktail, fish finger sandwiches and delicious desserts from Eton mess to Knickerbocker glory.
INFO: 8am-12midnight daily, The Beach, JBR, 052 722 6462, www.facebook.com/retro-feasts-dubai
Seems like the Canadian singer is a man of simple tastes, shunning the gastronomic delights of Dubai's fine dining scene in favour of cheap and cheerful bites at Children's playground Chuckee Cheese. Showman Buble was spotted catching up on some quality family time between his two Dubai gigs by treating his 19-month son Noah, his sister-in-law and her kids to rides and games while he dined on pizza and salads.