17 Alshaya F&B outlets to open in anticipated The Avenues in Bahrain

17 Alshaya F&B outlets to open in anticipated The Avenues in Bahrain

Alshaya Trading Co. is preparing to bring customers an exciting choice of over 40 leading international brands at The Avenues – Bahrain, which is set to open its doors early November. The opening will include 15 new brands making their debut in the Kingdom of Bahrain. The mall’s opening day...

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A second venture by chef Michael Mina to open at Four Seasons Hotel DIFC

A second venture by chef Michael Mina to open at Four Seasons Hotel DIFC

Four Seasons Hotel DIFC will launch in early 2018 MINA Brasserie, a new modern brasserie featuring American fare served for lunch and dinner, in partnership with award-wining American chef, Michael Mina. This marks the chef’s second venture at the property, following his Firebird Diner that opened early 2016. Mina Group...

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Nakheel expands its F&B offering in Jebel Ali

Nakheel expands its F&B offering in Jebel Ali

Nakheel has opened Seafood Kitchen, a new fish market-style restaurant at Jebel Ali Village in Dubai. Serving fresh daily seafood with an Asian twist, Seafood Kitchen is the latest addition to Nakheel Hospitality’s growing collection of clubs and restaurants across Dubai. The restaurant has indoor and outdoor seating for 130...

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Lebanese seafood restaurant Chez Zakhia debuts in Beirut

Lebanese seafood restaurant Chez Zakhia debuts in Beirut

Chez Zakhia, a renowned Lebanese seafood restaurant located in Amchit, northern coast of Lebanon, has opened the doors of its first branch in Beirut, located on the seaside of the Riviera Hotel. The restaurant, which is owned by Zakhia Moujahed, had started in 1984 in Jbeil, and then moved to...

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Alain Ducasse to debut restaurant in Beirut

Alain Ducasse to debut restaurant in Beirut

Star chef Alain Ducasse will be opening his first restaurant in Beirut. “We have signed an MOU and are now in the process of negotiating details,” Rita Saad, ‎director of marketing and public relations at Le Gray, Beirut told HN. She explained that the plan is for a restaurant and...

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Meraas to open La Mer beachfront on October 15

Meraas to open La Mer beachfront on October 15

La Mer, a beachfront developed by Meraas will open its first phase to the public from October 15, 2017. Stretching out from Jumeira 1 neighborhood, the destination Spanning 1.2 million square meters spreads over three areas: La Mer South, La Mer North and The Wharf – La Mer. The shopping,...

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Miami Grill plans to expand in the GCC

Miami Grill plans to expand in the GCC

Miami Grill partnered with Global Franchise Exchange (GFE), a team of franchising experts to develop the brand in the GCC. According to Alex DePase, founder and CEO of Global Franchise Exchange, “Global Franchise Exchange is excited to be working with Miami Grill to develop the GCC and Asia markets. The...

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Ministry of Heritage and Culture & Omran sign an agreement to boost cultural tourism at Nizwa Fort

Ministry of Heritage and Culture & Omran sign an agreement to boost cultural tourism at Nizwa Fort

  The Ministry of Heritage and Culture (MOHC) signed an agreement with Oman Tourism Development Company (Omran), to manage historical Nizwa Fort. This agreement marks the first historical site that will be managed by Omran, as part of its aims to enhance sustainable cultural tourism destinations that respect and promote...

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TDIC offers leasing opportunities for F&B and retail at Mamsha Al Saadiyat

TDIC offers leasing opportunities for F&B and retail at Mamsha Al Saadiyat

The Tourism Development and Investment Company (TDIC), master developer of major tourism, cultural and residential destinations in Abu Dhabi, announced its first retail offering in Saadiyat Cultural District as an opportunity for business investors to lease food and beverage (F&B) and retail space at Mamsha Al Saadiyat, Saadiyat Island’s modern...

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Michelin star awarded to Jumeirah’s ‘Shang-High’ restaurant

Michelin star awarded to Jumeirah’s ‘Shang-High’ restaurant

Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel Shanghai has been awarded a one Michelin star. This year’s 2018 Michelin Guide Shanghai was launched at the hotel and chefs had the challenge of preparing a special meal for the Michelin Guide cocktail party. Staying true to their creative flair, the team prepared Shanghainese cuisine, a distinctive...

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