Shayan’s New Menu: Now Serving Lebanese Cuisine!

I feel bad that I wasn’t able to update the blog lately. It’s just been so hectic in the office that by the time I reach home, I really couldn’t find the energy to sit in front of my computer anymore. Hay.

One of the things I’ve been meaning to talk about was an event I attended last month. I was invited, alongside some members of the press and other bloggers, to the relaunch of Shayan Restaurant in Al Ghurair Rayhaan. I felt kilig and was also excited because I really enjoyed their previous event back in Feb.

Since it was my first time at Shayan, I asked Ferry, their E-commerce Manager to brief me regarding their new and improved menu. I learned that Shayan‘s previous menu was a fusion of ancient Persian and contemporary cooking techniques. This time around, in order to cater to a wider market, they are introducing Lebanese cuisine on top of their already famous & signature dishes.

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During the event, we gladly tried several Middle Eastern dishes such as Lebanese mezze, mouth-watering Grilled kebabs and much more. Their chefs also served other authentic Lebanese dishes which my husband and I both loved.

Hot & Cold Appetizers

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Mains

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Dessert

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I am not a food blogger at all so I won’t be able to properly describe how each of these dishes taste. However, trust me when I say that I loved Shayan’s food specially the appetizers & mains. Their Lebanese set menu is definitely worth a try. 🙂

Here are more photos captured during the event…

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While having dinner, we were also serenaded by a musician who played old classical music

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Live cooking

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Shayan’s interiors

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Pleasure to meet the lovely couple behind The Isaacs’ Journal blog

All in all, it was an evening of good food, great service, and new friends!

Treasured times indeed.

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#RotanaTreasuredTime

Shayan Restaurant

Al Ghurair Rayhaan by Rotana
Al Ghurair Center, Al Rigga Road, Dubai
For reservations, call +971 4 293 3000
email: fb.alghurair@rotana.com

**some photos supplied

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5 thoughts on “Shayan’s New Menu: Now Serving Lebanese Cuisine!

  1. Great post! This reminds me of my unforgettable marina experience in Dubai when me and my husband visited the place for a vacation. We had couples of drinks in the marina, had dinner, visited my husband’s cousin in Marina Medical Centre and had a great night in some popular spa! 🙂

  2. Mauh, I tried commenting on this post 2weeks back, but for some reason it’s not going though… so I’m trying it again…

    It’s nice meeting you and Ian… see you later!

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