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Al Ahmadi Buffet, Crown Plaza

The Crown (Crowne?) Plaza has a new chef, hired especially to give the buffet offerings that extra something special. You can see it right away; the food displayed has STYLE! Or at least until the fourth or fifth diner has dished in!

My favorite part is the salads, but somehow I thought I was taking a photo of the shrimp and acocado, and I missed it . . .

And I got so busy with the salads that I totally missed photos of the main dishes, and the special pasta and schwerma guys, and the special Kuwaiti dessert stand, and the whole stand devoted to fabulous breads . . .

I love it that they give you tiny little dessert portions, so you don’t feel so guilty about taking a couple – or three. Actually, I see people who fill their plates with desserts. And Adventure Man says we can just start with dessert and work our way back to the salads. I like that idea.

September 12, 2007 - Posted by | Eating Out, Entertainment, ExPat Life, Kuwait


  1. you got my appitite all worked up

    we have to make a pact between all bloggers not to post anything about food during ramadan

    i have zero will power

    Comment by Zed | September 12, 2007 | Reply

  2. Yum. My birthday is on the 29th. *ahem*

    Comment by Я | September 12, 2007 | Reply

  3. I love Al Ahmadi! You got me hungry now! :$

    Comment by chikapappi | September 12, 2007 | Reply

  4. I hate that place, bad food.

    Comment by purgatory | September 12, 2007 | Reply

  5. oooh now i know where i’m going this weekend 😛

    Comment by sknkwrkz | September 12, 2007 | Reply

  6. Zed, that’s why I posted it today. To do it during Ramadan would be too CRUEL.

    R – I think we ought to have a virtual Iftar celebration for you! And we can all SING!

    Chikapappi – see you there!

    Purg – What! I thought you never saw food you didn’t like?

    Skunk – after sundown!

    Comment by intlxpatr | September 12, 2007 | Reply

  7. Looks good. I haven’t had avocado salad in ages 😮

    Comment by 3baid | September 12, 2007 | Reply

  8. Looks very very yummy, I could sure use that about now! I haven’t had lunch yet.

    Comment by N. | September 12, 2007 | Reply

  9. 3baid & N, see you there after Ramadan. 🙂

    Comment by intlxpatr | September 12, 2007 | Reply

  10. oooh yuuuuummmmm… 😛

    Comment by cixousianpanic | September 12, 2007 | Reply

  11. Looks yummy n____n !!

    Comment by vixenfatale | September 13, 2007 | Reply

  12. Cixousianpanic, Vixenfatale . . . hmmmm. . . we all seem to like food a lot! There is a private room, maybe one day we should call a secret female blogger’s meeting and hide there. They would probably kick us out for laughing too much!

    Comment by intlxpatr | September 13, 2007 | Reply

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