Social Media – Boon or Bane | The Maven Listicle 2.0

Hey you Top Cats! How’s 2017 treated you? Comment below! I believe it’s the safest time to ask you this question… unless you’ve been swearing by … “May this last month of 2017 be the plot twist you’ve been waiting for…” Social Media (SM) …is something that’s carried way too many taglines (both positive and…

Nara Thai, Mumbai | The Maven Recommendation | Restaurant Review

Happy Monday Top Cats! Hope you guys had a fabulous weekend. With the winter kicking in, don’t you feel we need food that warms both our hearts and our bellies… a little more than usual? Review This week’s food review is on the restaurant – Nara Thai, Mumbai that is sitting like a Bawse in…

Boutique Restaurants take over the world | Culinary Boutique,Dubai

Spotting a need in the market and then putting that into business is a fundamental quality that any successful entrepreneur possesses; just like the Emirati entrepreneur, Hessa Al Qassim of Culinary Boutique (CB) who recognised Dubai’s need for a place that does justice to the foodies and cooking enthusiasts alike… and  Culinary Boutique was born….

Zuma Dubai | A contemporary Japanese eatery

If you fancy a Japanese izakaya style of dining overlooking Dubai’s skyline, then Zuma Dubai must be on your wish list.   Zuma offers an informal yet sophisticated style of eating and drinking and, happens to be a comfort food restaurant for many. I was quite titillated both the times I visited Zuma ‘cos I…

Slider Station, Dubai

World’s first conveyer belt burger joint deserves all the hype it gets because of its’ # 2 in 1 concept. Slider Station goes by the name of Cocoa Room, a chocolateire from 8 AM till about 11:30 AM post which it changes its entire menu and transforms into Slider Station. # The ambience has been inspired…

Dates for keeps

I’ve always been a big fan of dates, be it with a friend, parent, sibling or a partner. I believe a date gives 2 individuals not just food and time to share but also thoughts, frame of mind, feelings and energies. It’s a must in today’s day and age where our lives are a lot…

Best of the best | Always Stay Inspired

Don’t you agree that WE ARE the books we read, the movies we watch, the videos we save for ‘watch later’ on YouTube and of course, the kind of people we surround ourselves with? Why this post? Well, time on my plate and some wonderful help at my beck and call has allowed me to focus on…

Mirchi and Mime | The Maven Recommendation 

It’s surprising how we don’t like to censor ourselves so that our near and dear ones KNOW how we feel and what we feel. However, there are some extremely special individuals who’ve been put in a situation where they are made to believe that ‘little said is easily mended’. This blog post is dedicated those…

Nasi and Mee – The Maven Recommendation

I often go around saying that I was probably Chinese in my previous birth as a result of my vehement affinity towards Chinese food (which is is quite unbelievable). That being said, I feel not all restaurants can do justice to this cuisine as it can be a tough one to crack. How to make…

Dubai- A Food Connoisseur’s Paradise

Dubai, a city that pretty much ‘has it all’ , is also referred to as ‘Vegas on Steroids’. For me, until a few visits ago, it used to all about chilling with the fam-bam, till I discovered a plethora of restaurants & cuisines this city had to offer. 😍 What I absolutely adore about the…