JW Marriott Celebrates 21 Years of Steaks and Stories

This post has originally appeared at Citispi’s blog here.Β  ***** Introducing, Chef Mohammad Iqbal, who has been at the JW’s Steakhouse since it opened its doors 21 years ago. We were very honoured to have met the man himself last night – very humble, and polite as heΒ showed us the restaurant, one of the oldest, […]

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Ladies Night With a View @ Vault, JW Marriott Marquis

This is one ladies night that a good friend of mine and I have been planning to go for awhile now – Vault, located on the 71st and 72nd floor of the JW Marriott Marquis in Business Bay. G and I have walked through here to ‘have a look’ during our staycation at the Marquis […]

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Sushi, Sauerkraut and the Haka – Brunch at JW Marriott Hotel, Deira

Okay to be fair I didn’t have any sauerkraut. We kinda stayed in Bamboo Lagoon most of the time for the asian cuisine, popping out for a bit of pork from the Hofbrauhaus spread, and waffles from The Market Place. Yes, JW Marriott Hotel’s Indoor ‘Friday Brunch for Everyone’, like a few others (Dusit Thani […]

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Iftar @ Nawwara, JW Marriott Marquis

Mum loved it. Last Iftar before she flies home, and this was probably the highlight of the 4 iftars that she’s been to πŸ™‚ It’s actually quite small (for Dubai), but it’s intimate, it’s beautiful, and just enough. Impressed how they managed to fit so many people in Nawwara yet not make you feel like […]

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Positano Evening Brunch @ JW Marriott Marquis

Last Sunday, we went to Positano at JW Marriott Marquis for some fine italian buffet. It was literally 4-days of super pigging out with M being here, haha. Positano’s located on the 2nd floor of the hotel. Last time we were here was nearly a year ago now when we stayed for 2 nights when […]

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Lunch @ Observatory, Marriott Dubai Marina

Not many places do lunches. I had a few stray Entertainer vouchers at home in the weekend and I started to call to book and most said they only opened for dinner. Stinky. Observatory, a short stroll from us was fortunately open for lunch! πŸ™‚ With the 2 for 1, you can have a classy, […]

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Observatory @ Dubai Marriott Harbour & Suites

Can’t believe we live so close but the first time that I went up there was just a few weeks ago! Was there again last night, and the night before. Hehehe. Absolutely packed. Thanks to the very sweet Vivian (a guy!) who attended to us and kept me happy with glasses of Malbec. Observatory provides […]

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