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Emma Banks

As the General Manager of Jumeirah Restaurant Group Emma is responsible for over 30 Food & Beverage venues and international franchises, as well as being the driving force behind new concept development; drawing on her business acumen and wealth of experience from likes of Spirit Group and MH Alshaya...  Read More »

The Pantry

It says much that South African Heritage Day – a time dedicated to celebrating the country’s history and cultural diversity – is known colloquially as National Braai Day. It also wouldn’t be considered an exaggeration to state that no braai (Afrikaans for barbecue) is considered truly complete...  Read More »

Nick Alvis & Scott Price

Between them Nick Alvis and Scott Price worked for Gordon Ramsay for fifteen years in London, Paris and Dubai, before launching their own restaurant, table 9 by nick and scott, in 2011. With Viktorija Paplauskiene in charge of Front of House, they won a string of awards and accolades leading to today with...  Read More »

De-Stress and Dine in Style Dubai

New kids on the block FIVE Palm Jumeirah Dubai offers the ultimate treat with its dining and spa deal – certain to deliver delicious dishes with a side of Zen. Choose from a selection of 45-minute massages at The Spa delivered by a team of expert therapists. Then once those muscles have been coaxed into...  Read More »

Fairmont Quasar Istanbul

Rising over the Bosporus, taking in centuries of history, yet contrasted against the modern Istanbul skyline, the Fairmont is at one with the city’s heritage and traditions delivering an exceptional experience in the heart of one of the world’s most talked about destinations. Located in the heart of...  Read More »

Afternoon Tea at Shangri-La Abu Dhabi

Enjoy the elaborate décor of the Arabian architecture and spectacular vista of the beach and the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, as you take afternoon tea at the Shangri-La Hotel Qaryat Al Beri Abu Dhabi. Served in comfort and luxury of the magnificent lobby lounge afternoon tea combines the perfect balance...  Read More »

Khyber comes to pass DUKES Dubai

Award winning Indian restaurant and celebrity favourite, Khyber, has opened its first venue outside of its native Mumbai at DUKES Dubai. The five-star Indian hideaway boasts a 180-degree view that takes in Burj Al Arab and the Dubai Marina skyline. With a capacity for up to 162 guests, including 40 diners...  Read More »

Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam

Centrally located, the Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam is perfectly positioned to explore the city’s long history. Stroll along the Canal, vist Dam Square, spend a day amongst the Vermeers and Van Goughs in Amsterdam’s many museums, or take a leisurely boat trip on the Dutch capital’s myriad of canals. Upon...  Read More »

Get paid to brunch at BiCE Dubai

Parisian brunch. This exciting offer is part of the restaurant’s summer promotions that include the Summer Sharing Menu – offering up seven mouth-watering, authentic Italian dishes to tantalise your taste buds for only $45, and the Taste of Summer Menu – a four course, set menu dinner that features...  Read More »

Curry at the Croft Dubai

The Croft at Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites has launched a new Curry Night every Tuesday, focusing on some of the world’s favourite curries, served with a contemporary British twist. The British love affair with curry stretches back over 200 years, with the first curry house opening in London...  Read More »