The third annual FACT Dining Awards took place last Tuesday (18th April) at Abu Dhabi’s Asia de Cuba, a stunning waterfront venue overlooking the Arabian Gulf and seemingly the perfact location for an awards ceremony. Following our recent interview with … Continue reading The FACT Dining Awards 2017
Mark your calendars because Thursday March 16th 2017 brings Flavours Of The Palace back to Abu Dhabi’s iconic Emirates Palace Hotel. The concept is a simple one with guests paying AED 150 to meet some of the palaces top chefs … Continue reading Media Preview: Flavours Of The Palace | Emirates Palace
Abu Dhabi’s Venetian Village with its distinct European feel and prime waterfront views, is fast becoming one of our favorite spots to dine in the capital. There’s just something about the charming Venetian inspired architecture and wide leafy promenades that carries … Continue reading Lunch with celebrity Chef Todd English | Venetian Village
Saadiyat Island is about to boom! With the forthcoming Abu Dhabi cultural district launch of the Louvre, Guggenheim and Zayed National Museum onto the arts and culture scene of the capital. Alongside construction of the ultra-luxurious Saadiyat Lagoons residential district, … Continue reading Chocolate Masterclass | Park Hyatt Saadiyat
Last week Out and About UAE received a compelling invite from the team at BBC Good Food Middle East to attend a VIP Italian dining experience at The Address Montgomerie Hotel. An immaculate property tucked away in the middle of a … Continue reading VIP Italian Experience: Nineteen | The Address Montgomerie
Receiving a last minute invite to the Emirates Palace, a phrase we never thought we’d be saying a year or two ago (#UAEProblems). Out and About UAE found ourselves at a VIP caviar masterclass at the hotel’s signature restaurant Sayad. … Continue reading Caviar Masterclass: Sayad | Emirates Palace
September is a good time to be a food blogger. Not only because it’s great to be back in the UAE following an extended summer vacation but more importantly, the start of the winter season marks a period of restaurant … Continue reading Surf’s up at California Pizza Kitchen | DFC
We are a little ashamed to admit it, but despite having lived in the UAE for almost three years, this was the first time that we visited Abu Dhabi’s Qasr Al Hosn festival. Continue reading “Qasr Al Hosn Festival 2015”
In the middle of last week we received an email inviting us to a night of mixology with ‘mixologist to the stars’ Cihan Analogue. An offer that was just too tempting to miss and so it was that we found … Continue reading Mixology With Cihan Anadologlu, Shangri La
Let’s start this blog post by saying that we don’t follow the Formula 1, but having lived in the Emirates for a number of years now, the Abu Dhabi GP was something that we wanted to experience at least once. The race which is held annually on the Yas Marina Circuit is arguably the biggest sporting event held in the UAE with over 60,000 spectators taking to Yas Island each year to experience the final race of the Formula 1 season. Continue reading “Abu Dhabi GP 2015”
Foodies throughout the UAE rejoiced this past weekend as Taste Of Abu Dhabi returned to the capital for the second time – promising to be bigger and better than before.
Taste is a worldwide brand, with food festivals held in a number of cities throughout the world. The concept is very simple, to give customers the chance to sample dishes from some of the best restaurants in the city that they live.