DINING IN THE UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
My favorite vegetarian appetizers, salads, entrees, and cheesecakes from The Cheesecake Factory.
What does the vegetarian order at the California Pizza Kitchen?
Soul Santé is a vegan eatery that uses ancient India’s Ayurvedic cooking and Sattvic diet to create holistic food packed with nutrients to nourish your body.
For tea lovers across the world including Dubai, Turkish tea is particularly enticing for its sweet flavors.
Are you a big breakfast person? Check out this gorgeous assortment of jams and marmalades from Manara.
L’ETO is definitely a part of any good food guide. They really live up to their slogan, “Count the memories, not the calories.”
Whether it is to bring the perfect evening to a sweet end or craving for a quick something, there’s nothing quite like a favorite dessert.
• Spill the Bean
Given my bouts of PCOS-induced lactose intolerance, finding vegan dining options is tough. This is where Spill the Bean is my life savior.
What started out as a bakery has extended into a multi-branch fine dining experience. Today, Bakemart Gourmet is one of Dubai’s prime food spots.
A fusion of Mediterranean, Italian and Cafe elements, Shakespeare and Co. is one of my top vegan-friendly and vegetarian-friendly foodspots in Dubai.
London Dairy has newly opened a bistro nearby and there are some delicious goodies to check out!
A starter is the best way to get those gastric juices flowing, chatty banter going and slowly but surely creating the right mood for the main course.
• Are You a Salad Lover?
Salads today are a plethora of culinary textures, vibrant colors, diverse seasonings and exotic ingredients.
Are you hungry enough for a traditional South Indian thali?
Look out for the Banjara Paneer Kofta, a real show stopper at India Palace!
Named after legendary Indian singer, Asha Bhosle, Asha’s brings mouth watering dishes from Northern India.
Craving for a traditional South Indian tiffin? Look no further than Aryaas.
If you’re looking for something vegetarian, cheap and delicious, then Puri Bhaji is your answer.
Another delicious 100% vegetarian Indian thali for all you veggie lovers!
Govinda’s chain of pure vegetarian restaurants serve delicious meals based on ancient India’s Sattvic cooking.
Experience the new Carluccio’s at the world’s largest mall. Yours truly, Dubai.
Zaatar w Zeit delivers authentic Lebanese flavors in a casual dining atmosphere.
Afternoon tea or Saturday lunch, Chef Edward’s culinary delights always has me going back for more at Al Halabi.
INTERNATIONAL DINING EXPERIENCES
Located in Plaza de la Merced, Cañadú serves up unique and nutrient-rich vegetarian and vegan foods.
Hot, spicy Indian food with fresh ingredients. That’s what Kamana Kitchen is all about.
If you are in Berlin and are looking for some authentic and delicious Indian food, you must visit Masala.
Noi Thai Cuisine is one of Honolulu’s choicest dining picks for a romantic evening out.
Located near Zion National Park, Peekaboo in Kanab serves hot and delicious grub to hungry road trippers.
In contrast to their American counterparts, Starbucks in Germany offer far more delicious choices for vegans and vegetarians.
At Syriana Cafe & Gallery, discover delicious traditional family recipes and stunning ancestral crafts from Damascus.