On My Plate: jones the grocer by Myfashdiary’s Food Editor, Tamara Samman
jones the grocer originated from Sydney, Australia, and is a casual yet modern café and grocer which offers and sells gourmet food. Natural ingredients are carefully selected from around the world in order to satisfy the taste buds of all food lovers.
Perfect for: Casual weekend brunches with friends or family.
Interior: Truly modern inside (and outside – building infrastructure), high ceilings, natural sunlight indoors from massive glass windows.
Myfashdiary’s Orders: Freshly squeezed Pineapple Juice, Roast Pumpkin & Feta Salad marinated in yuzu with sundried tomatoes and rocket and chargrilled chicken, Jones Wagyu Burger – freshly minced and marinated wagyu and veal bacon and cheese with Bois Boudran sauce, truffle mayo and caramelized onions in a brioche bun & olive oil fries. Desserts include the Apple Crumble and a heated Chocolate Brownie.
Lighter Options: Roast Pumpkin & Feta Salad.
Service: Overwhelmed yet attentive staff.
Price: Affordable and averagely-priced.
Fun Facts: Despite being a café and a grocer, jones the grocer additionally has a walk-in cheese room with a selection of international cheeses, and a selection of gifts for food lovers such as recipe books. Moreover, jones the grocer also offers master classes that aim to help enhance one’s cooking skills and discover new culinary techniques.
Al Manara, in front of Sheikh Zayed Road (opposite Times Square Center), Dubai – UAE.
Timings: Sunday – Thursday (8:00am – 10:30pm), Friday/Saturday/Public Holidays (9:00am – 10:30pm)
Telephone: +9714 3466886