7 Cactus Athens: Try the Savory Potato Pancakes

International Cuisine | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

August 14, 2019

International Cuisine

7 Cactus Athens: Try the Savory Potato Pancakes

I’m not sure how I ended up here and arriving at a small restaurant and waiting to be seated means it’s famous enough. 7 cactus is in one of those calm areas behind the acropolis, a…

August 14, 2019 | Restaurants | Athens

Little Tree Books and Coffee: Sunday Vibes on the Sidewalk in Athens

Breakfast & Coffee | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

July 31, 2019

Breakfast & Coffee

Little Tree Books and Coffee: Sunday Vibes on the Sidewalk in Athens

It’s the longest walk we did from the city center. 1,6 kilometers from our hotel and located behind the acropolis mountain, Little Tree is a coffee shop and bookstore open on the main street…

July 31, 2019 | Coffee, Wine & Drinks | Athens

Pame Tsipouro, Pame Kafenio

International Cuisine | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

July 26, 2019

International Cuisine

Pame Tsipouro, Pame Kafenio

Beautiful, the restaurant is simply beautiful and magical. Colors, fresh vibes, and everything to make you want to stay for long. We were simply passing, ended up having fries, fried zucchini chips…

July 26, 2019 | Restaurants | Athens

Rossini Caffe and Osteria Opens at The Phoenicia Beirut

Italian | Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

May 15, 2019

Italian

Rossini Caffe and Osteria Opens at The Phoenicia Beirut

After decades of success, “Cafe Mondo” leaves its legacy to “Rossini Osteria and Caffe.” Upscale and renovated to cope with the century’s new decor trends, you will dine…

May 15, 2019 | Restaurants | Beirut

Ana Beirut: Beautiful Setup and Good Lebanese Food in Antelias

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Antelias Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

May 14, 2019

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Ana Beirut: Beautiful Setup and Good Lebanese Food in Antelias

Colorful, fresh and welcoming; Ana Beirut is much more than a restaurant; it's an experience... plants, wood, big screens, mirrors, and the show oven. Welcome to Ana Beirut, a cafe inspired by the…

May 14, 2019 | Restaurants | Antelias

Hanson Doughnuts: Handcrafted American Breakfast in Achrafieh

Desserts & Sweets | Achrafieh Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

April 20, 2019

Desserts & Sweets

Hanson Doughnuts: Handcrafted American Breakfast in Achrafieh

Big sized, beautifully decorated, fluffy and airy... there’s a place in Achrafieh that handcrafts Gourmet doughnuts created one at a time with four new flavors introduced every morning.…

April 20, 2019 | Restaurants | Achrafieh

Breakfast at Cafe Jubilee Malta: A Restaurant for Tourists

Breakfast & Coffee | Malta Europe

Europe

April 14, 2019

Breakfast & Coffee

Breakfast at Cafe Jubilee Malta: A Restaurant for Tourists

Famous around the island, Cafe Jubilee pops up in all your searches when searching for a cafe, breakfast or a drink. Waking up on an early Sunday morning, we walked to Cafe Jubilee in…

April 14, 2019 | Restaurants | Malta

Sunday in Scotland: One of the Best Chocolates, are Found in Malta

Breakfast & Coffee | Malta Europe

Europe

April 14, 2019

Breakfast & Coffee

Sunday in Scotland: One of the Best Chocolates, are Found in Malta

Sunday and every day, there’s a chocolate shop you cannot miss when visiting Malta. Sunday in Scotland, an idea by Lebanese Amer Wahoud and Gordon Campbell Gray, -the man behind Campbell Gray…

April 14, 2019 | Chocolate | Malta

Agonist: Unconventional Coffee Shop with a Cause in Zalka

Breakfast & Coffee | Metn Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

March 26, 2019

Breakfast & Coffee

Agonist: Unconventional Coffee Shop with a Cause in Zalka

Located on Zalka’s internal road between Al Roumi butchery and Mitsubishi motors, The Agonist is not a cafe like any other. A special initiative by a passionate physiotherapist, the cafe…

March 26, 2019 | Restaurants | Metn

Prada's Marchesi 1824 Bakery Soon in London

News

March 19, 2019

News

Prada's Marchesi 1824 Bakery Soon in London

A while back I wrote about my experience at the beautiful Prada's Marchesi 1824 bakery and now the eye catching pastries will soon be available in London. Debuting in the chic Mayfair district, on…

March 19, 2019

Patchi Cafe: A Pleasure for the Eyes, Body and Soul! The Gourmet Chocolate Experience

Chocolate | Hamra & Verdun Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

March 13, 2019

Chocolate

Patchi Cafe: A Pleasure for the Eyes, Body and Soul! The Gourmet Chocolate Experience

Considered to be one of the world’s best and most prestigious chocolate suppliers, Lebanon’s Patchi has opened its first Cafe starting at ABC Verdun. From Lebanon to the world, Patchi is…

March 13, 2019 | Desserts & Sweets | Hamra & Verdun

Warche 13: A Cultural Cafe in El Mina Tripoli, Inviting For Exchange of Ideas

News | Tripoli North Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

North Lebanon

March 06, 2019

News

Warche 13: A Cultural Cafe in El Mina Tripoli, Inviting For Exchange of Ideas

Tripoli is a city teeming with a strong Lebanese heritage and traditional Middle Eastern culture. Though it is best known for its richness in the old tradition, new concepts are quickly making…

March 06, 2019 | Tripoli

A Calm and Classy Cafe: Le Pain Quotidien on Rue Pierre Charron, Paris

Breakfast & Coffee | Paris France Europe

France

February 23, 2019

Breakfast & Coffee

A Calm and Classy Cafe: Le Pain Quotidien on Rue Pierre Charron, Paris

I never thought of coming here for a review; I considered Le Pain Quotidien to be a fast food franchise bakery and not a calm cafe where one can sit and enjoy a French meal. Le Pain Quotidian on Rue…

February 23, 2019 | Restaurants | Paris

SmetanaQ Cafe: Delicious Avocado Benedict and Carrot Cake in Prague

Breakfast & Coffee | Prague Czech Republic Europe

Czech Republic

January 20, 2019

Breakfast & Coffee

SmetanaQ Cafe: Delicious Avocado Benedict and Carrot Cake in Prague

Food is awesome! But unfortunately, I can’t say the same about welcoming and attention. Few speak English, half the tables and reserved and empty, we waited five minutes to be seated until a…

January 20, 2019 | Restaurants | Prague

Tomo: My Introduction to Japanese Desserts in Paris

Asian/Chinese | Paris France Europe

France

December 24, 2018

Asian/Chinese

Tomo: My Introduction to Japanese Desserts in Paris

A Japanese tea house and pastry sell traditional desserts from Japan with a French touch. Enter to the display of mouthwatering creations and pass the curtain to the cam tea room. Dimmed lights, one…

December 24, 2018 | Desserts & Sweets | Paris

Fragments: A Breakfast Place in Paris

Breakfast & Coffee | Paris France Europe

France

November 17, 2018

Breakfast & Coffee

Fragments: A Breakfast Place in Paris

Arriving at Fragments and finding it full, I was expecting magic! It actually says at the door “Welcome to Fragments where the magic happens”. A rude waitress, no menu but the menu board,…

November 17, 2018 | Restaurants | Paris

Biglove: Another Breakfast in Paris

Breakfast & Coffee | Paris France Europe

France

October 13, 2018

Breakfast & Coffee

Biglove: Another Breakfast in Paris

There’s a restaurant with Italian vibes called BigLove and it’s full of love vibes as well! It feels like a kitchen with cupboards all over the place loaded with jars, kitchen utensils,…

October 13, 2018 | Restaurants | Paris

Khan Jbeil: Oh the Food... Is So good!

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

August 15, 2018

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Khan Jbeil: Oh the Food... Is So good!

Oh, the food... awesome food! Hummus cooked to perfection, so tender and so creamy, mixed with lemon, olive oil and balanced with spices; half mashed, half plain, the hummus has an interesting…

August 15, 2018 | Recommended | Jbeil

Khan Jbeil: Live Back History in Byblos’ Old Souk

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

July 29, 2018

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Khan Jbeil: Live Back History in Byblos’ Old Souk

Walking the old souk of Jbeil, enjoying the beautiful weather of this amazing city, I stopped in front of a stone arcade; an old house, where music transports, where decor enchants, where positive…

July 29, 2018 | Restaurants | Jbeil

El Brimo Cafe; Now Open in Achrafieh

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Achrafieh Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

July 14, 2018

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

El Brimo Cafe; Now Open in Achrafieh

An old house transformed into a cafe, El Brimo is now open in Achrafieh. Tight, covered with metal and white fabrics, the old Lebanese house is not emphasized. For the food, I expected more life,…

July 14, 2018 | Restaurants | Achrafieh

De Taart Van M’n Tante: Tarts and Cakes in Amsterdam

Bread & Bakeries | Amsterdam Holland Europe

Holland

May 13, 2018

Bread & Bakeries

De Taart Van M’n Tante: Tarts and Cakes in Amsterdam

Located on the corner of a street facing the metro behind Heineken and meters from Bakers&Roasters, a colorful place welcomes you for breakfast. I passed by and asked myself why it is empty, not…

May 13, 2018 | Breakfast & Coffee | Amsterdam

Questions About Coffee, You are Afraid to Ask

Coffee, Wine & Drinks

April 29, 2018

Coffee, Wine & Drinks

Questions About Coffee, You are Afraid to Ask

I love coffee: You drink coffee every day and you love coffee... but is there a question you always wondered, but you are too afraid to ask now? I am here for you to answer!

April 29, 2018 | News

Lily’s: Feel Beirut While Enjoying Lunch

French | Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

February 11, 2018

French

Lily’s: Feel Beirut While Enjoying Lunch

On a beautiful Friday, down in Beirut, sitting on the sidewalk, enjoying fresh sunny spells and a refreshing sea breathe, I felt transported into another dimension, like if I traveled to the St.…

February 11, 2018 | Recommended | Beirut

Carette Paris: A Happy Ambiance, Amazing Food, Extravagant Desserts

Bread & Bakeries | Paris France Europe

France

December 20, 2017

Bread & Bakeries

Carette Paris: A Happy Ambiance, Amazing Food, Extravagant Desserts

Open since 1927, Carette has been the Meeting point for locals and travelers coming here to see and be seen. A cafe trottoir with an internal dining space set in front of a lavish display of…

December 20, 2017 | French | Paris

How to Choose a Coffee Maker, According to Science – 10 Factors to Consider

Coffee, Wine & Drinks

December 18, 2017

Coffee, Wine & Drinks

How to Choose a Coffee Maker, According to Science – 10 Factors to Consider

Let me start off by saying that you most absolutely need a coffee maker. Starting your day with a bad-tasting cup of coffee is much worse than not drinking your morning coffee! So knowing what to buy…

December 18, 2017 | News

Le Café de la Paix: A Historical Cafe in Paris

News | Paris France Europe

France

November 12, 2017

News

Le Café de la Paix: A Historical Cafe in Paris

Renovated while preserving its authentic allure, Le Cafe de La Paix, located in the heart of Paris on Place de L’Opera looks fresher than ever. The Intercontinental Paris’ coffee and…

November 12, 2017 | Paris

Balkoumi: A Refreshing New Look for the Airport Cafe

Airports | Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

October 18, 2017

Airports

Balkoumi: A Refreshing New Look for the Airport Cafe

Balkoumi, the airport’s cafe and restaurant takes a new look with an upscale decor, golden lines, reflective glass facades and fine materials. Now at the east gate and soon at the west gate,…

October 18, 2017 | News | Beirut

A Surprise from Dunkin Donuts Lebanon

News | Metn Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

September 30, 2017

News

A Surprise from Dunkin Donuts Lebanon

19 year’s ago, Dunkin Donuts introduced The American Coffee in a carton cup to Lebanon bringing with it the Doughnuts craze or shall we say "Donuts" like Dunkin calls them. Orange and…

September 30, 2017 | Metn

Asal: A Lebanese Restaurant Now Open in Saida

News | Saida South Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

South Lebanon

September 15, 2017

News

Asal: A Lebanese Restaurant Now Open in Saida

Asal, a Lebanese restaurant proposing an international cuisine has opened its doors in Saida serving a variety of Kaak, Lebanese specialities and international dishes. Below are some photos of the…

September 15, 2017 | Reviews | Saida

Em Sherif's Chaotic Cafe: Come for Breakfast, Avoid Dinner

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Beirut Central District Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

July 10, 2017

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Em Sherif's Chaotic Cafe: Come for Breakfast, Avoid Dinner

I came here for breakfast and liked it... I returned for dinner and didn't enjoy it at all! From the amount of people, to the un-smiling waiters, the noise, the chaos and the smoking allowed…

July 10, 2017 | Restaurants | Beirut Central District

Lina's: The Kaslik Location Needs Renovation

Breakfast & Coffee | Jounieh Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Keserwan

June 28, 2017

Breakfast & Coffee

Lina's: The Kaslik Location Needs Renovation

Been here twice already, to the Kaslik branch and probably a dozen times to other Lina's around the country over the last year... I love their sandwiches so much that I plan on coming back here more…

June 28, 2017 | Restaurants | Jounieh

Kahwet Beirut: Enjoy Breakfast in a Traditional Neighbourhood

Breakfast & Coffee | Beirut Central District Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

June 26, 2017

Breakfast & Coffee

Kahwet Beirut: Enjoy Breakfast in a Traditional Neighbourhood

Kahwet Beirut is where you meet up with friends for breakfast, lunch, dinner, or just a coffee and a giggle or a relaxing time.With its four main streets aligned with shops and food sections, Kahwet…

June 26, 2017 | Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Beirut Central District

Let's Head Down to the Cereal Killer Cafe

Spotted Stories

June 01, 2017

Spotted Stories

Let's Head Down to the Cereal Killer Cafe

Who doesn't like a good plate of cereal and milk in the morning... and sometimes at night... Yum, unless you're not a fan... If you are then it's best you take the first flight to London to meet Alan…

June 01, 2017

First Official Nutella Cafe to Ever Open

News

May 18, 2017

News

First Official Nutella Cafe to Ever Open

Ferraro to open the first owned and operated restaurant, Nutella Cafe, end of this month! Whether you're grabbing coffee on the way to work or looking for a neighborhood lunch spot, the new Nutella…

May 18, 2017

Scooter & Bean: A Coffee Haven in Chekka

Breakfast & Coffee | North Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

April 11, 2017

Breakfast & Coffee

Scooter & Bean: A Coffee Haven in Chekka

Yes in Chekka! Chekka has a new coffee shop, Scooter & Bean, a real coffee shop like the ones you see in the famous capitals of the world, classier than Starbucks's with offerings at half the…

April 11, 2017 | Restaurants | North Lebanon

Ralph Lauren Cafe: My Dream Corner in London!

International Cuisine | London UK Europe

UK

March 25, 2017

International Cuisine

Ralph Lauren Cafe: My Dream Corner in London!

In January of this year, I published the news about the Ralph Lauren Cafe opening in London. A few months later I actually visited this cafe with a big smile on my face! In January, I…

March 25, 2017 | Restaurants | London

The Riding House Cafe London: Nice Decor... That's All!

International Cuisine | London UK Europe

UK

March 24, 2017

International Cuisine

The Riding House Cafe London: Nice Decor... That's All!

I arrived to a restaurant walled in by frosted glass on all sides, blocking a view inside... it felt dull and empty but I decided to have a look inside... I halted in awe contemplating the details of…

March 24, 2017 | Restaurants | London

Kahwet el Mandaloun: Good Food, Great Vibes!

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Dbayeh Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

March 17, 2017

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Kahwet el Mandaloun: Good Food, Great Vibes!

It was one of the few times when writing a review was not even planned. One of the few times when I sat planning to relax and enjoy the moment... but the experience was way too good not to be…

March 17, 2017 | Recommended | Dbayeh

Crepico Zalka: Dessert Madness!

Desserts & Sweets | Metn Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

February 14, 2017

Desserts & Sweets

Crepico Zalka: Dessert Madness!

When I heard Crepico is moving from its famous location on Zalka's highway, I didn't understand how they could leave such a perfect spot so beautifully decorated and built to welcome guests…

February 14, 2017 | French | Metn

Blue Barn San Francisco: Delicious Food I Recommend!

Restaurants | San Francisco California USA Americas

California

January 30, 2017

Restaurants

Blue Barn San Francisco: Delicious Food I Recommend!

Salads and sandwiches, a salad bar and bags of chips, the Blue Barn is a tiny little place that looks like a country barn, that sells everything fresh... They take their time in preparing things, and…

January 30, 2017 | Reviews | San Francisco

Kahwet el Mandaloun: A New Favorite Place

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Dbayeh Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

January 12, 2017

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Kahwet el Mandaloun: A New Favorite Place

Close your eyes and travel back in time to when old Mercedes taxis used to glide round Beirut, to when Martyr's Square was the heart of the Middle East and to when Abou Salim used to entertain our…

January 12, 2017 | Recommended | Dbayeh

BreadBerry: A Cafe in Beirut with a Lost Identity!

International Cuisine | Hamra & Verdun Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

November 01, 2016

International Cuisine

BreadBerry: A Cafe in Beirut with a Lost Identity!

Breadberry is a casual restaurant located in Verdun. It is a cafe trottoir kind of place that serves a selection of sandwiches, salads, burgers and pizzas... Wood is almost everywhere around, white…

November 01, 2016 | Restaurants | Hamra & Verdun

Tartine: A Memorable Bakery!

Breakfast & Coffee | San Francisco California USA Americas

California

October 10, 2016

Breakfast & Coffee

Tartine: A Memorable Bakery!

Occupying the corner street is a bakery with a black facade. Without a signboard at sight, you will spot Tartine from far as you see a long line of people just waiting to enjoy breakfast. A popular…

October 10, 2016 | Restaurants | San Francisco

Coffee Anyone? Happy International Coffee Day!

News

October 01, 2016

News

Coffee Anyone? Happy International Coffee Day!

Emmm, the smell of coffee coffee in the morning... a cup of coffee a with friends in the afternoon; going for coffee on a date.... We drink coffee morning, day... Whether you favour espresso,…

October 01, 2016

Brasserie St.Regis: Perfection in the Details

French | Istanbul Turkey Middle East

Turkey

September 24, 2016

French

Brasserie St.Regis: Perfection in the Details

Located at the St.Regis, one of Istanbul's most luxurious hotels is The Brasserie. A brassiere with a real French feel... Choose the terrace or the restaurant and enjoy a selection of handcrafted…

September 24, 2016 | Recommended | Istanbul

Il Padrino: Good Italian Food Served in a Cafe Style Ambiance

Italian | South Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

July 25, 2016

Italian

Il Padrino: Good Italian Food Served in a Cafe Style Ambiance

A fashion boutique, a restaurant and a sweet shop all in one - welcome to Il Padrino, Al Baba's Italian eatery in Saida. It is much more than just Italian food, it's a shisha place, it's a fashion…

July 25, 2016 | Restaurants | South Lebanon

A Cereal State Of Mind - Kellogg's® Opens First-Ever Permanent Cafe In NYC

News

July 17, 2016

News

A Cereal State Of Mind - Kellogg's® Opens First-Ever Permanent Cafe In NYC

Who doesn't enjoy a bowl of cereal... Imagine taking the experience to another level. Kellogg's is raising the bar for cereal with the opening of a new cafe reminding families how fun and…

July 17, 2016

PANTONE Pop Up Café Opens Again in Monaco

News

June 27, 2016

News

PANTONE Pop Up Café Opens Again in Monaco

PANTONE Café is back again this year creating foods inspired by various hues in its color system. From smoothies to cookies, the iconic design system makes meals more fun, and…

June 27, 2016

La Maison du Cafe: An Unacceptable Coffee Shop!

Breakfast & Coffee | Antelias Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

June 10, 2016

Breakfast & Coffee

La Maison du Cafe: An Unacceptable Coffee Shop!

I'm going to be honest and go straight to the point. I have never been to "La Maison du Cafe" before because the name and logo were never an inspiration. A place called "La Maison du Cafe"…

June 10, 2016 | Reviews | Antelias

First Ever BMW Motorcycle Cafe in Seoul

News

May 26, 2016

News

First Ever BMW Motorcycle Cafe in Seoul

Here's a unique opportunity for bike lovers as Lotte Department Store opens the first ever BMW motorcycle cafe. Expected to open tomorrow in their outlet in Icheon, Korea guests can enjoy all things…

May 26, 2016

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