Food · Travel

Traditional Omani cuisine at Bait Al Luban, Muscat

A definite must when visiting any country is to try the local cuisine, so when planning my trip to Muscat I was determined to find a good Omani restaurant – or at least any restaurant that served Omani food. Enter Bait Al Luban, conveniently located near the Mutrah Souq which was one of the many… Continue reading Traditional Omani cuisine at Bait Al Luban, Muscat

Dining in Doha · Food

The difficult decision: What’s my favourite restaurant in Doha?

I’m a bit (okay, VERY) late to the Qatar Link Up party, but whatever. The restaurant scene in Doha is growing at such a rapid rate that I really can’t keep up. There are so many new restaurants popping up every other week, and they just keep getting better and better. I haven’t even begun… Continue reading The difficult decision: What’s my favourite restaurant in Doha?

Dining in Doha · Food

A lovely garden view at Sukar Pasha

After a great time watching The Reduced Shakespeare Company perform, we wandered around Katara a bit to enjoy the lovely weather. We weren’t planning on eating anything, but then I spotted the lovely garden area outside of Sukar Pasha, a Turkish restaurant. I had never noticed it before, and the place just looked so pretty,… Continue reading A lovely garden view at Sukar Pasha

Dining in Doha · Food

Egyptian Dining with Egyptian Friends

I’ve finally had my first taste of Egyptian Cuisine, thanks to the guidance of some amazing Egyptian friends. You don’t really hear much about Egyptian cuisine, even here in Doha where there’s a large Egyptian expat population. Usually it’s Turkish this, Lebanese that, and Indian over there. I guess I just made the mistake of… Continue reading Egyptian Dining with Egyptian Friends