Legends has it that when Marco Polo, the original business traveler, made his journey along Silk Route, he brought back great many treasures. Among them, was the art of making noodles. Since then business travel as come a long way, and so has international exposure to Asian cuisine. Silk Route offers the global traveler fabulous culinary drawn from china and Thailand.
At ‘The Silk Route’, you can experience the taste of China and Thailand, with some mouthwatering signature dishes like DimSums, Pecking Duck, Pad Thai etc. The Interior shouted out loud the culture, tradition of China, all dazzling decors hanged on walls, paintings depicted Chinese aura and the whole ambiance was WELCOME TO CHINA!!
The new promotion is on for Weekends where you get to enjoy Unlimited Food for AED 99 without drinks and AED 179 Unlimited Food with Drinks and i was the lucky one to taste it and it was delicious, in budget, a variety of delicacies, along with the Chinese and Thai they have also introduced 2 items from the Indian Cuisines for a little change in the taste buds. So grab your promotion soon and indulge into a culinary journey to China.
So here’s my journey to Silk Route, to start with the Salads there was a delicious spread of Cold Cuts in Shrimps, Chicken, Roast Beef and Crab.
My favorite was the Glass Noodle Salad, very perfectly done, i like the sweet taste of the Chinese Cuisine so i ended up having 2 big spoon of these delicious delicacy.
Thai Beef Salad, a fond lover of Thai cuisine this was made with the flavor, aroma and the most succulent beef pieces.
Green Papaya Noodles with dry Shrimps, loved the mingling of the shrimps with the raw papayas, left a very good instant taste to it.
The other Salads spreads at Silk Route to name a few White Cabbage, Hummus, Classic Caesar Salad, Mixed Green Salad and the Dressings like Cocktail, Mint, Herb, Yogurt were all deliciously done and beautifully presented.
The spread of the Main Course was another delicacies from the Chef’s expert.
Steamed Fish, tender and succulent fish laid on a bed of Soya Sauce infusing till the last bite.
Thai Beef in Yellow Curry Sauce, this one was the hit of the how. The Thai infused flavors were perfectly mingling with all the ingredients used. Best goes with white rice where you can enjoy every bite of it.
Chicken Kare-age, a delicious boneless chicken marinated with Chinese spices and then golden fried. The crunchiness outside and the tenderness inside is what you will love about this dish. Served with Pineapple Salsa, a sweet and tangy pineapple sauce with chunks of fresh pineapples on it.
Pot Stickers, Chicken dumplings made with perfection. The minced Chicken was done well and the taste reminded me of Nepalese authentic dumplings which they call MOMOS.
The Chicken Tikka, Vegetable Spring Rolls served with house made sauce were a delicious treat to oneself. Very tender and succulent and overall a delicious experience to it.
Crispy Stir Fried Vegetables and Mixed Vegetable Chopsuey, for all veggie lovers and i must say the veg ones were more tastier then the others. The fried vegetables were my favorite, so crunchier and delightful it was like playing inside my mouth.
Now as my favorite part of the meal are Desserts, Silk Route had some delicious spread of it.
Fruit Custard, perfectly done and what i liked about the place was the sweet was balanced not overly done which made me eat more of the sweet bites of happiness.
Chocolate Cake, so delicious and chocolaty. Every bite made me smile and happy infact my hubby is not a sweet lover grabbed two of these.
I ended up my delicious meal with the traditional Chinese Tea, green tea with jasmine flower extract.
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So do not miss this delicious opportunity of grabbing Unlimited food with drinks in a pocket friendly spread,. Happy Feasting on Weekends with Silk Route.
Highlights : Full Bar Available,Kid Friendly,Outdoor Seating,Wifi
Cuisines : Thai, Chinese, Asian
Phone number : 04 3519111
Cost : AED 200 for two people (approx.) Cash and Cards accepted
Opening hours : 12 Noon to 3 PM, 6 PM to 11:30 PM
Address : Level 1, Arabian Courtyard Hotel and Spa, Al Fahidi Street, Meena Bazaar, Dubai
WEBSITE : http://www.silkroutecuisine.com/