When it comes to food, Dubai does it best. Be it the usual dishes or the ones that offer a bit of quirk, the city leaves no stone unturned to serve the best. But, this quaint little eatery in Oud Mehta has gone a step further and brings to you dishes you would’ve never tasted. We’re talking about floating chai, kurkure pasta, momos from a pot and a whole lot of other delectable dishes – but with a much needed twist. Here’s what made us stop by at Mai Chai in Oud Mehta!
To begin with, this cafe is no-frills! A tiny eatery docked in the bylanes of Oud Mehta, Mai Chai offers food that brings back childhood memories. As for the menu, foodies can find chai, snacks, shawarmas, burgers and more! But, what tingled our tastebuds was the ones that came with a quirky makeover.
Pasta lovers can try their Kurkure Pasta for just AED 18. Served in a kurkure packet, the pasta The penne pasta is cooked with spicy kurkure, leaving you with a burst of flavours in your mouth.
Not only their pasta but this humble eatery is also known to serve a quirky version of chai for all chai-lovers. Ever heard of floating chai? Well, what else can one expect from Mai Chai. Priced at AED 3 the floating chai is made of fresh milk, topped with a heavy layer if froth.
Ever tried momos from a pot? Well, Mai Chai serves momos from a matka! Yes, you read that right. Dig into cheesy momos from a clay pot. Delicious and easy on the pocket, the cheesy pull is worth the try. Pick from chicken and veggie options from just AED 24 onwards.
We’re already hungry! What about you?
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