Kishmish Brings Authentic Afghan Soul Food to the Hearts of Dubai
Opens at Dar Al Wasl Mall, Jumeirah in February
Kishmish, Dubai’s first gourmet Afghan street and soul food restaurant, is ready to open its doors to Dubai’s Dar Al Wasl mall in February. The authentic Afghan eatery tells the tale of three patriotic Afghan women with a shared love for food, nostalgia for home, and a mutual dream: to share the riches and comforts of Afghan food with the world. Kishmish is the first gourmet restaurant to bring authentic Afghan street and soul food to Dubai. Kishmish strives to provide a relaxing, enjoyable dining experience in a friendly, family-oriented atmosphere.
Iman, Fatima and Homaira have been family friends for generations, whilst they grew up outside of their native land, each of them holds an innate appreciate for their history, rich culture and, of course, their native tongues. Having grown up learning of their culture over traditional Afghan meals, the trio find a unique bond between the cuisine and the celebration of their native cultures. Kishmish is the actualization of their dream, to brings the sights, sound and flavours of the bustling Kabul streets to the world, an education through gastronomical experiences.
Aiming to revive the identity of Afghanistan, Kishmish provides the same tastes and experiences. Capturing the complexity of aromas and tastes to represent a unique fusion of South, West and Central Asian cuisines; bringing them all together in a gastronomic harmony that is a mirror reflection of Afghanistan’s geographical location. Serving great food, great people with a greater purpose.
For more information please visit: http://www.kishmish.ae/ or call +971 (0) 4 349 6665
Based in Dar Al Wasl mall, Jumeirah, Kishmish is a gourmet Afghan eatery that serves up authentic Afghan culinary experiences to the foodies of Dubai. Envisioned by family friends, Fatima, Iman and Homaira, Kishmish tells the tale of three patriotic Afghan women with a shared love for food, nostalgia for home, and a mutual dream: to share the riches and comforts of Afghan food with the world. Serving Afghan soul and street food, Kishmish uses emulates the streets of Kabul with its use of complex spices, authentic flavor profiles and traditional Afghan cooking techniques. The restaurant provides a relaxing, enjoyable dining experience in a friendly, family-oriented atmosphere.
Sunday – Wednesday: 10am – 10pm
Thursday – Saturday: 10am – 12 am
Seating Capacity: 48 pax
Avg spend per person: AED 110
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Address: Dar Wasl Mall, Al Wasl Road, Al Safa, Dubai