The Atrium, a collection of restaurant and entertainment outlets at the centre of Al Habtoor City, Dubai, has launched its first venue, The Rose & Crown, a traditional British pub set to open in August.
Located at street level, the venue has its own entrance separate from the hotel, with a traditional London phone box on the street in front.
The interiors are reminiscent of London venues, with stained glass windows, porcelain tiling, a Victorian fireplace.
British craft and draft hops will be on offer, along with home-cooked style pub food, including a full English breakfast, steak & ale pie, bangers & mash and British-style chicken tikka Masala.
Classic board games, darts, pool, a quiz night and on-screen sport, will lend the venue an authentic British pub atmosphers, with The Rio Olympics, the 2016/17 football season, rugby and more scheduled for this season.
The Rose & Crown will be open daily from 11am – 2am.
Al Habtoor City is an upscale residential, hospitality and leisure development consisting of three five-star hotels (The St. Regis Dubai; W Dubai – Al Habtoor City and The Westin Dubai, Al Habtoor City) and three luxury residential towers.
The complex is located on Dubai’s Sheikh Zayed Road and on the banks of the Dubai Water Canal and features a range of amenities, and leisure and entertainment venues.
Al Habtoor Group LLC, headquartered in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), was founded in 1970 by Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor.
Today the group’s portfolio consists of businesses operating across hospitality, automotive, real estate, education and publishing.