Category Archive: Middle Eastern

Kirkuk, Edgware Road

This post is dedicated to Dolma… If you know what Dolma is, I commend you and if you don’t you need to find out what it is! Dolma is a traditional dish from… Continue reading

Gokyuzu Vs Diyarbakir, Green lanes

Gokyuzu and Diyarbakir are arguably the two best Turkish restaurants along Green Lanes, the food quality of these two restaurants is excellent and there is not a lot between the two. Gokyuzu has… Continue reading

Kish, Kilburn

After burgers, burgers and some more burgers, it was time to go and enjoy something different (yet just as meaty) and what better than Persian cuisine! Known for big portions and reasonable prices,… Continue reading

Antepliler, Green Lanes Harringay

Before we go into the review, need to just clarify that there are two different branches! One is in Islington and the other is in Green Lanes and the branch we visited was… Continue reading

Sadaf, Bayswater

When you mention Bayswater and Iranian food in the same sentence, most foodies would think ‘Alounak’, however literally opposite the road is this gem of a restaurant. The restaurant itself is slightly smaller… Continue reading

La Goulette, Kilburn

“I’m just going to go and eat some Tunisian cuisine” is not something I’ve heard people say very often. So, when my friend suggested trying this small family run, Tunisian restaurant out, I… Continue reading

Moroccan Fish, Ladbroke Grove

Golborne Road is the hidden gem behind the hustle of Portobello Road, known amongst the Arabs as ‘Souq Al Maghariba’ (The Souq/Market of the Moroccans) because here you will find a little piece… Continue reading

Yalla Yalla, Soho

So, I was quite excited to check out this place, because there’s nothing more I love than picking at different foods. What better place to do this than at a Lebanese Street Food… Continue reading

Beirut Nights, Park Royal

Beirut Nights of one of the newer Shisha cafés to open in london. Though most Shisha cafés have pretty standard food, however the quality of the food along with the desserts here is… Continue reading

Noura, Belgravia

Noura is located in one of the most upmarket places in London, Belgravia. It is located a 5 minute walk away from London Victoria station so don’t expect any amazing value food here.… Continue reading

Testi, Dalston

Testi is in the middle of Dalston, a place which is packed with Turkish restaurants. I shared the mixed grill for 3 with another big meat eater like myself, I also tried some… Continue reading

Jimmy’s restaurant and grill, The O2 North Greenwich

So Jimmy’s, it has everything you want in terms of cuisine but the quality isn’t just there. For buffet standards, this isn’t bad at all but when you compare it a proper restaurant,… Continue reading

Alounak, Bayswater

So, Alounak. This is an old time favourite. Alounak serves quite simple but good quality Iranian food. For its easy location, reasonable-ish price and quality this is definitely worth a try. There are… Continue reading

Bosphorus Kebabs, South Kensington

My friends told me Bosphorus Kebabs serves the best Doner Kebab around. I tend to stay clear of Doner due to the high fat content, however Bosphorus makes what is essentially a gourmet… Continue reading

Lebanese grill, Elephant & Castle

Lebanese grill is a very small take away located in Elephant & Castle. It’s not the most typical place to have a Lebanese food joint, plus for a take away you could never… Continue reading

Tandis, Chalk Farm

Tandis is an Iranian restaurant located on a hill in chalk farm. I have come here several times and the quality of the food has not fluctuated. The mixed grill (sinyeh kabab) for… Continue reading

Behesht, Harrow Road

I see Behesht as like the Tayyabs of Iranian food and I have eaten here on several occasions. Upon entering you will see a huge tandoor a lot of Iranian art work, small… Continue reading

Maedah Grill, Whitechapel

A place close to my heart, located just behind the East London Mosque: Maedah Grill. So basically, I had a day long craving for Iskender, a famous turkish dish which is basically doner… Continue reading

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