Hands up, who else is guilty of snapping away at their dinner before eating it? Perhaps like me you’ve even stood on a chair to get that perfect shot which will have everyone lusting over your cheeseburger and fries.
With a wealth of restaurants in Dubai, it’s no surprise that we’re uninitiated with foodie photos on Instagram. Here’s my pick of the top food Instagram accounts based in Dubai which will give you that daily fix of food glorious food.
#1 Karen Mclean – @secretsquirrelfood
Karen Mclean, the always smiling face behind Secret Squirrel Food, celebrates the pleasures of eating real, simple, natural, and wholesome foods. The much deserved winner of the 2016 Arabia Food Social Media Award expect to see delicious recipes, food art, the hottest restaurants in town and enviable views of the Burj Khalifa.
#2 Noreen Wasti – @noreenwasti
Noni’s Instagram isn’t just about recipes. Yes her recipes are delicious and have me reaching for my apron and mixing bowl, but her photography is a feast for the eyes alone. An account straight out of a cookery book with collages of beautifully arranged food which will leave you feeling inspired and heading straight to that next photography class.
#3 Carly Rothman – @leanlivinggirl
A self-confessed massive foodie with an even bigger appetite for health, Carly Rothman brings seriously mouth-watering snaps and recipes to lead you into a guilt free life. Not only that, Carly is also a successful personal trainer with a nutrition qualification firmly under her belt. So she will have you looking and feeling in tip-top condition in no time at all.
#4 Sally Proser – @mycustardpie
Brought to you by Sally Prosser, My Custard Pie showcases the very best of sourcing local seasonal produce to create the freshest and tastiest dishes. Expect to see her wandering around daily markets in Dubai sourcing only the finest organic ingredients!
#5 Nancy & Namrata – @shesaidshesaid_dxb
The only double act on the list, Nancy and Namrata are childhood friends who have a passion for all things food. They’ll take you on a journey of discovering the best comfort food and hidden gems you’ve never even heard about. I love that their strong friendship and bond shines through their pictures which will have you grabbing your best friend for that much-needed lunch date!
If you love Instagram and want even more gorgeous feeds to follow then take a look at my round-up of the best yoga Instagrammers here in Dubai!