Simran Aapa Kadai, Karama Dubai 04 3348030

Though not a completely Tamil restaurant I think, they manage to keep their chili levels lower and thus appeal to a cosmopolitan crowd. Their aapams are heavenly….and you will find that one is not enough! I heard that they have opened a branch in Chennai now.

Reproducing their latest menu below:

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Tamil Associations and Groups in the Emirates

Since there is quite a substantial Tamil population (not sure of an exact figure)  in the United Arab Emirates, there are quite a number of associations and groups serving them.  Googled and listing them here (at least those that I found) according to their Google rank:

  1. UAE Tamil Sangam –
  2. Dubai Tamil Ladies Association –
  3. UAE Nagarathar Sangam –
  4. Emirates Tamilians Association –
  5. Dubai Tamil Sangam –
  6. UAE Tamil Doctors Association¬† –
  7. Ameeraga Tamizh Mandram (no website but a press release and details here).
  8. Tamil Ladies Circle Abu Dhabi –

P.O. BOX 22804
FAX NO:04-3975598

P.O. BOX 5826
FAX NO:04-3434466

ASP Cottages – Enjoy a holiday in Ooty in a cosy cottage

Dubai based ASP Cottages with branches in the Gulf, Europe, India and the Far East provide us expats an opportunity to escape into the cooler climes of the Nilgiri Hills.

Their cosy cottages in Ooty and hospitality was experienced first hand by my wife’s sister’s family and they were very happy with their stay, the food arrangements etc.

Visit, you can book online and also call them if required. Online booking gives you a discount also.

ASP Cottages, Dubai - Enjoy a holiday in Ooty in a cosy cottage