The Gulf Hotel Bahrain Convention & Spa signed a partnership agreement with Michelin star Chef Giancarlo Perbellini who will take control of the hotel’s renowned Italian restaurant La Pergola, which will be rebranded to ‘La Pergola by Perbellini’ as reported News of Bahrain.
This outlet will mark the debut of the chef in the Middle East, expanding his portfolio of restaurants in Italy, United States and Hong Kong, which includes the two-Michelin Star Casa Perbellini in Verona, the one-Michelin star Dopolavoro in Venice the popular Locanda restaurant in Kowloon and the Rana in New York.
Garfield Jones, chief executive officer of Gulf Hotels Group, said: “La Pergola is one of the renowned Italian restaurants in Bahrain and we are delighted to be able to work with Chef Perbellini to take the outlet to a whole new level. The restaurant will be redesigned and refurbished in the first half of 2018 and will be reopened in the second half of 2018.
This will be the Gulf Hotel’s second venture with a Michelin-star chef, following the introduction of Rasoi by Vineet in 2015, which was voted best restaurant in Bahrain in 2017.Add to Favorites