Katsuya, an internationally acclaimed culinary concept from sbe’s Disruptive Restaurant Group, is expanding its worldwide portfolio, unveiling two new highly anticipated Middle Eastern openings at Villaggio Mall in Doha, Qatar and The Avenues in Manama, Bahrain.
These new additions bring Katsuya’s global footprint to 12, joining locations including Los Angeles, Las Vegas, South Beach, Dubai, Kuwait City, and The Bahamas.
In addition to these openings, the brand is rapidly growing, with plans to open 15 more Katsuyas by 2020.
Daniel del Olmo, CEO of Disruptive Restaurant Group, a subsidiary of sbe, said: “Following the incredible success of Katsuya’s openings in Kuwait City and Dubai, we’re excited to continue to grow our footprint in the Middle East with our strong partner M.H. Alshaya Co. We’re also excited to be part of two of the largest and most desirable luxury retail locations in the world, and look forward to becoming a destination for both locals and visitors.”
“We at Alshaya continue to be excited about our partnership growth with sbe throughout the Middle East. These are two fantastic opportunities in Villaggio Qatar and Avenues Bahrain that will continue to showcase the iconic Katsuya brand in the region,” said Jim Dunn, Vice President of Casual Dining at Alshaya.
Opened on October 21, Katsuya Villaggio, located in Doha, Qatar’s capital and situated in Villaggio Mall’s newest luxury extension, has 128 seats. Katsuya The Avenues, opened on October 29, is located in Bahrai’s latest and largest retail development. The restaurant has 205 seats and features panoramic views of Manama Bay with ocean-front outdoor seating.
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