Gourmet Ed Jasmine Bandali Dishes Up the Latest Food News
3 of the best dishes to try
The newest celeb-endorsed seafood joint from the Big Apple to hit our shores, combines raw bar with sushi, sashimi, steaks and desserts. Boasting an effortlessly chic urban vibe with exposed ceilings, brick walls and dark leather sofas, the ambience is made complete with a heavy dose of feel-good RnB and hip hop thrown into the mix. It’s no wonder it’s a hit with A-listers like Beyoncé and Jay Z. Here’s our pick of dishes not to miss…
Wagyu on the Rock, Dhs180
A hot stone is brought to your table along with wafer thin slices of raw Wagyu seasoned with sesame, yuzu soy and garlic oil for you to cook yourself at the table to preference. The sizzle is sure to make your mouth water and makes for a flavourful small plate to share.
Whole Roasted Seabass, Dhs560
Make sure you bring your appetite for this gargantuan main of a whole fish, roasted to perfection with a chilli rub, which is then butterflied to reveal a treasure trove of cracked olive braised clams, silky mash and rocket leaves.
S’mores Pizza, Dhs85
Can you ever go wrong with this quintessentially American combination? Burnt marshmallow ice cream and a combination of milk and dark chocolate served warm on a crispy, cookie-like base is a decadent end that can easily be shared among four… or s’more!
INFO: 6pm-2am daily, 1st floor, Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road, 04 357 1755, Reservations@catchdubai.com
While in Dubai for her performance at Garage Nation, singer Lisa Maffia hung out with Ahlan! Dep Ed JJ for some delicious bites at the uber stylish Cove Beach, where she dined on sliders, crab cakes and marinated lamb chops with candied cherry tomatoes. With all those protein-rich bites you can see how she keeps that body!
INFO: 10am-3am daily, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, 056 116 1263, www.covebeach.com