You've probably heard this by now, but Dubai takes #FoodPorn to a whole new level. 

So, when something like the Dubai Food Festival is in town you know that your Instagram, Facebook and all the social media feeds are going to be full of photos that bring out the beast in you! 

But don't start drooling just yet! Here's a sneak peek of the culinary festivities which will go on till March 11. 

And just in case you're still in doubt, here are 12 reasons you should get down there right now.

1. A perfect Arab breakfast

2. Your Snapchat, Instagram and Whatsapp stories need this

3. Sushi by the beach?

4. Aesthetics are important

5. Aesthetics are *very* important

6. But quality is more important

7. Cheese is life, cheese is love

8. I don't mind experimenting with fries

9. Did you think we'd forget dessert?

10. We never forget dessert

11. Bless you, ice cream

12. Enough, just get in ma belleh