Nice au Cœur de Beyrouth: Gastronomique Façon Shisha Restaurant for 500$ at Le Bristol Beyrouth: Cheap, Bad Food and Low Quality Entertainement! A Disaster, A Scam!

French | Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

September 29, 2019

French

Nice au Cœur de Beyrouth: Gastronomique Façon Shisha Restaurant for 500$ at Le Bristol Beyrouth: Cheap, Bad Food and Low Quality Entertainement! A Disaster, A Scam!

If the founders of Le Bristol were alive, he would have committed suicide... When you book a dinner for 110$ per person (Wine not included), and you read the description promising you…

September 29, 2019 | Restaurants | Beirut

Singapore: The World's Most Expensive City of 2017

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March 29, 2017

News

Singapore: The World's Most Expensive City of 2017

Singapore retains its spot as the most expensive city in the world in our latest rankings. In fact, Asia is now home to 5 out of the top 6 cities in the survey as Asian cities have become…

March 29, 2017 | Spotted Stories

The World's Most Expensive 'Aged' Chocolate

Chocolate

February 16, 2017

Chocolate

The World's Most Expensive 'Aged' Chocolate

Aged To’ak chocolate, made from the rarest and most ancient Nacional cacao, is allegedly the world’s most expensive ‘aged’ chocolate, priced at $270 (AED992) per 50 grams bar…

February 16, 2017 | Spotted Stories

Jean Georges: A Three Stars, Six Course Menu... Is It?

French | New York USA Americas

USA

February 01, 2017

French

Jean Georges: A Three Stars, Six Course Menu... Is It?

Am not sure how to start this review... wrote a sentence, deleted it: started again until I had the first sip of wine. You're not having lunch at a three stars restaurant everyday, right? I was…

February 01, 2017 | Michelin | New York

Tequila Infused Chocolates: One of the World's Most Expensive

Chocolate

December 11, 2016

Chocolate

Tequila Infused Chocolates: One of the World's Most Expensive

Would you like to taste enjoy some Patrón’s premium tequilas? Bottles cost up to $7,500 each, but you can sample the liquor and have chocolate at the same time by buying a box…

December 11, 2016 | Spotted Stories

La Mere Poulard: The World Famous Omelette!

Breakfast & Coffee | France Europe

Europe

December 04, 2016

Breakfast & Coffee

La Mere Poulard: The World Famous Omelette!

Known for their expensive omelettes (up to €49 a plate) La Mere Poulard is an important stop to make when visiting Le Mont St. Michel. Also known for their world famous cookies, this restaurant…

December 04, 2016 | French | France

Luxury Zebra Cro: Most Expensive Cronut

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August 15, 2016

News

Luxury Zebra Cro: Most Expensive Cronut

We love cronuts here and now this one seems to be tickling our taste buds. If you have expensive tastes, then you need to be in London to find the most expensive 'cronut' in the world, at Dum Dum…

August 15, 2016

An $80 Milkshake - What's in it?

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June 23, 2015

News

An $80 Milkshake - What's in it?

How much do you like milkshakes? Cardiff restaurant Grill ‘n’ Shake has created what it claims is the world’s most expensive vanilla milkshake to toast it and it includes some…

June 23, 2015

The Most Expensive Cheese Comes from a Donkey

Spotted Stories

June 12, 2015

Spotted Stories

The Most Expensive Cheese Comes from a Donkey

Believe it or not, the world’s most expensive cheese doesn’t come from cows or goats, but from donkeys. Made on a farm in Serbia, ‘Pule Cheese’ is made from Balkan…

June 12, 2015

Have You Heard of the Most Expensive Ice Cream: 'Black Diamond'?

Ice Cream & Gelato

February 27, 2015

Ice Cream & Gelato

Have You Heard of the Most Expensive Ice Cream: 'Black Diamond'?

Dubai hits again! Dubai - a city known for the world’s biggest skyscraper, the world's biggest mall and even the world's most expensive cupcake and now the most expensive ice cream scoop…

February 27, 2015 | News

White Gold: The Most Expensive Food in the World Today

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February 21, 2015

News

White Gold: The Most Expensive Food in the World Today

A new caviar is thought to be the most expensive food in the world with a kilo of the "white gold" fetching a whopping £73,000 - and that is at the discount price.   The brand-new…

February 21, 2015

Bite-sized Decadence: The Most Expensive Chocolate Truffle Out There

Chocolate

February 17, 2015

Chocolate

Bite-sized Decadence: The Most Expensive Chocolate Truffle Out There

Valentine's may be over, but let's ponder over this for a second... La Madeline au Truffle – the world's most expensive chocolate truffle. This might just have been the ultimate seal of…

February 17, 2015 | News

London Overtakes Hong Kong as World’s Most Expensive City

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October 05, 2014

News

London Overtakes Hong Kong as World’s Most Expensive City

Report suggests UK capital is twice as pricey as Sydney and four times more than Rio for companies to place staff. The Guardian, Tuesday 23 September 2014 London’s ascendency to…

October 05, 2014

Facebook for the RICH: Netropolitan Costs $9,000 to Join

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September 22, 2014

News

Facebook for the RICH: Netropolitan Costs $9,000 to Join

CNN -- Would you enjoy social media more without all those pesky 99-percenters complaining about their mortgage payments and high cable bills? For a mere $9,000, Netropolitan is here to…

September 22, 2014 | Travel

Most Expensive Bread Loaf Made With Champagne and Gold

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July 26, 2014

News

Most Expensive Bread Loaf Made With Champagne and Gold

A baker in Wrexham has made what he believes to be Britain's most expensive bread, for people with the extra dough. Robert Didier adds champagne and 24 carat gold to the bread, which costs £25…

July 26, 2014

The Most Expensive City: Geneva…Leader of the ‘Club’

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May 29, 2014

News

The Most Expensive City: Geneva…Leader of the ‘Club’

Geneva has retained the top spot as the most expensive city in the world to order a Club Sandwich, at an average of $32.60 USD, according to research released today by Hotels.com. Using the classic…

May 29, 2014 | Popular

Aston Martin and Champagne ? A Match Made in Heaven

Food Gadgets

April 10, 2014

Food Gadgets

Aston Martin and Champagne ? A Match Made in Heaven

Would you pay $42,000 for an Aston Martin limited edition... Before getting your hopes too high this is not the price for a limited edition car from Aston Martin... Wouldn't that be a dream come…

April 10, 2014

A $100 Tissue Box? Won't be Wiping My Mouth With These After a Meal

Spotted Stories

March 11, 2014

Spotted Stories

A $100 Tissue Box? Won't be Wiping My Mouth With These After a Meal

Part of our everyday lifestyle, tissues have rarely been seen around with luxurious tags. But a Japanese paper company, Daishowa First, has changed that by introducing the world's most expensive…

March 11, 2014

Take Your Love to a Deeper Level: A Private Luxury Submarine Stay for Two

Spotted Stories

February 14, 2014

Spotted Stories

Take Your Love to a Deeper Level: A Private Luxury Submarine Stay for Two

Looking to take your relationship to a whole new level? Perhaps connect on a deeper plane? Here's an amazing new concept. But you have to dig deep into your pockets and pay around a hefty price of…

February 14, 2014

Most Expensive Christmas Pudding at $38,500

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December 21, 2013

News

Most Expensive Christmas Pudding at $38,500

The decadent dessert is soaked in 200-year-old Cognac, comes with a gold coin and is topped with organic Ajwa dates and rare Mamra almonds from Iran. It is being prepared by Martin Chiffers, the…

December 21, 2013

TV Dinner for Two Worth $600

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December 12, 2013

News

TV Dinner for Two Worth $600

Brrr, the thought of being cuddled up in front of the TV right now is priceless... add to the world’s most expensive TV dinner. Made with vintage champagne, edible gold leaf and “topped” with a…

December 12, 2013

Roadster Diner Menu: 1999 vs 2013, Prices Comparison

Comparative Review

December 04, 2013

Comparative Review

Roadster Diner Menu: 1999 vs 2013, Prices Comparison

Comparison written and published by Gino's Blog And here are some comparisons, courtesy of the dine-in menu. (the % in the parentheses is not increase, it’s the new value compared to the old…

December 04, 2013 | Popular

Extravagance to New Heights with a $500 Milkshake

Spotted Stories

November 18, 2013

Spotted Stories

Extravagance to New Heights with a $500 Milkshake

The Powder Room, a new cocktail bar opening at the end of November in Los Angeles, is taking extravagance to new heights with a $500 boozy milkshake on the menu created by mixologist Adrianne…

November 18, 2013

Fortnum & Mason's Limited Edition Dark Jewel Collection by Stephen Webster for Dom Pe?rignon

Spotted Stories

July 11, 2013

Spotted Stories

Fortnum & Mason's Limited Edition Dark Jewel Collection by Stephen Webster for Dom Pe?rignon

If you happen to be in London this summer pass by famous Fortnum & Mason and grab a bottle of limited edition British designer Stephen Webster’s Dark Jewel Collection for Dom…

July 11, 2013

HG One Grinder: Grind Your Coffee Home

Appliances

July 04, 2013

Appliances

HG One Grinder: Grind Your Coffee Home

It starts with a bean. The bean is crushed and hot water forced through. The results are sometimes good, sometimes bad, and sometimes wonderful. We’re chasing something wonderful. In pursuit of…

July 04, 2013 | Food Gadgets

Meet the Most Luxurious Club Sandwich Found Only in Hong Kong

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June 24, 2013

News

Meet the Most Luxurious Club Sandwich Found Only in Hong Kong

Yum, the Club Sandwich is a favorite in restaurants and hotels around world. But this five-star Hullett House Hotel in Hong Kong has taken the Club Sandwich to a whole new level. The Hullett House…

June 24, 2013

Sohat Launches New Glass Bottles: I Imagined it Differently

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April 11, 2013

News

Sohat Launches New Glass Bottles: I Imagined it Differently

How many times have you heard me complain about those plastic bottles served especially when served in high end restaurants. One thing I can't stand, well after garlic and onions, are those cheap…

April 11, 2013

Most Bizarre Types of Cheese

Spotted Stories

March 30, 2013

Spotted Stories

Most Bizarre Types of Cheese

NGNO stumbled upon this article - an idea for an expensive cheese and wine party - now that fasting is over. Let's go through the top 7 most bizarre types of cheese around the world. Let's start -…

March 30, 2013

This Is the World's Most Expensive Doughnut

News

February 17, 2013

News

This Is the World's Most Expensive Doughnut

Do you see that item up there that mostly looks like an alien plant? Well, it's actually a doughnut. And not just any doughnut! It's the most expensive doughnut in the world. To celebrate National…

February 17, 2013

Chocolates and BlingBling this Christmas

Chocolate

December 22, 2012

Chocolate

Chocolates and BlingBling this Christmas

'Tis the season to get gifts... There are two things women love - jewelry and chocolate - how about you give them both this season. We are talking millions of dollars worth of chocolate. We scout…

December 22, 2012 | Spotted Stories

The World's Ultimate Christmas Dinner

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December 21, 2012

News

The World's Ultimate Christmas Dinner

This is what I would call a perfect dinner - fit for a king as the expression suggests. Using some of the finest ingredients on earth, this four course meal for four, is the ultimate culinary…

December 21, 2012 | Travel

Top 10 List of the World’s Most Expensive Liquors for Christmas

Spotted Stories

December 10, 2012

Spotted Stories

Top 10 List of the World’s Most Expensive Liquors for Christmas

Ever wondered what the super-rich shell out on during their Christmas shopping? Expensive cars, jewelry and gadgets make up the list. But there is something else, and that is stocking up on vintage…

December 10, 2012

Celebrity Chef Eric Ripert Launches a Top Line of Caviar

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December 09, 2012

News

Celebrity Chef Eric Ripert Launches a Top Line of Caviar

How about some tasty caviar this festive season. French celebrity chef Eric Ripert, who owns restaurant Le Bernardin in New York, known to be the best seafood destination in New York City, has…

December 09, 2012

A 233-Year-Old Cognac on Display in the Harrods this Christmas

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December 05, 2012

News

A 233-Year-Old Cognac on Display in the Harrods this Christmas

If you're looking for a unique Christmas gift idea- check out one of the most expensive spirits available on the international market this holiday. The person getting this gift must be very…

December 05, 2012

The Most Expensive Bottle of Water for $900,000

Spotted Stories

November 29, 2012

Spotted Stories

The Most Expensive Bottle of Water for $900,000

The most expensive bottle of water was made an exclusive debut at Middle East’s premier luxury lifestyle exhibition Big Boys Toys. Luxury in purity, Aurum 79 water bottle, is crafted out of…

November 29, 2012

Winter is Here and So Are Cheese and Wine Parties... Gold Cheese Anyone?

Spotted Stories

October 30, 2012

Spotted Stories

Winter is Here and So Are Cheese and Wine Parties... Gold Cheese Anyone?

It's raining soon. Cheese and wine dinner parties are going to start coming your way. If you want to stand out and be different - the Lebanese way, look for the most expensive cheese around. The…

October 30, 2012

Most Expensive Sushi: Five Pieces for Thousands of Dollars

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September 23, 2012

News

Most Expensive Sushi: Five Pieces for Thousands of Dollars

Five Pieces for $4,300 Wow what's in it. Ingredients according to Filipino Chef Angelito Araneta Jr. each piece includes: 12-yr-old Italian balsamic vinegar, Japanese rice, 70-yr-old virgin…

September 23, 2012

Inside the Most Expensive Hotel Room in the World

Travel

August 17, 2012

Travel

Inside the Most Expensive Hotel Room in the World

The only  7-star hotel worldwide obviously boasts the most expensive hotel room in the world. A night at the Burj AL Arab in Dubai costs as much as $27,000 with…

August 17, 2012

10 of the World's Most Expensive Dishes - A $1000 Bagel?

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July 28, 2012

News

10 of the World's Most Expensive Dishes - A $1000 Bagel?

Dishpal released this interesting infographic... A $12,000 pizza from Italy or a $2,000 slice of Wagyu beef pie from England? Would you like to wash either down with a $1,100 pint of blond, Belgian…

July 28, 2012 | Travel

Limited Most Expensive Wine Bottle at $168,000

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July 22, 2012

News

Limited Most Expensive Wine Bottle at $168,000

I like this bottle of wine. It's different and apparently, the most expensive bottle of wine today - only 12 bottles in the world at $168,000 each. The new Cabernet Sauvignon from the…

July 22, 2012

Did You Know: Paris Sells the Most Expensive Club Sandwich?

News

June 29, 2012

News

Did You Know: Paris Sells the Most Expensive Club Sandwich?

Paris, the French capital has been named as the most expensive city in the world for a Club Sandwich, costing $54 according to Hotels.com. The travel site calculated the average price across 30…

June 29, 2012 | Travel

A Luxurious $1000 Pizza: Yum!

News

June 19, 2012

News

A Luxurious $1000 Pizza: Yum!

A while ago I featured the most expensive burger served, today I read this nice piece on the Mail about the most luxurious pizza costing $1000! Would love to taste this one... A luxurious caviar…

June 19, 2012

A More Expensive Burger Just Landed at $666!

News

June 02, 2012

News

A More Expensive Burger Just Landed at $666!

Last week I told you about the world's most expensive burger created by Serendipity 3 - truffle-infused, fried quail egg, blini, creme fraiche, Kaluga caviar, and Campagna roll burger. It seems that…

June 02, 2012

The World's Most Expensive Burger Created this Month!

News

May 27, 2012

News

The World's Most Expensive Burger Created this Month!

Did you know that there's a month celebrating Burgers - National Burger Month in May? To celebrate this occassion, the world's most expensive burger was created - it costs $295. What's in the…

May 27, 2012

Sydney's Lounge Restaurant at the Vendome InterContinental, Beirut

French | Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

February 26, 2012

French

Sydney's Lounge Restaurant at the Vendome InterContinental, Beirut

This is a great place to go after a night of partying; it’s relaxation paradise. Finish partying and let's meet at Sydney's. Cozy couches, dimmed lighting, a couple of drinks, and wait to see…

February 26, 2012 | International Cuisine | Beirut

Burgundy Restaurant & Wine Bar, Beirut

French | Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

February 25, 2012

French

Burgundy Restaurant & Wine Bar, Beirut

It’s a great place, but way too expensive. With a world renowned chef, I understand that you’re paying for more than just the taste - you’re also paying for the ambiance, status and…

February 25, 2012 | Restaurants | Beirut

Atelier Maitre Albert Restaurant, Paris

French | Paris France Europe

France

February 25, 2012

French

Atelier Maitre Albert Restaurant, Paris

"Was expecting much more!" In between the log fire in the grate and the meat, poultry and fish in the rotisserie, guests choose their own tables, round or square, in sparkling grey slate.…

February 25, 2012 | Restaurants | Paris

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