Jumeirah Group

JRG’s The Noodle House launches delivery hub

by Crystal Chesters | 13 Apr 2017

Jumeirah Restaurant Group’s flagship restaurant chain The Noodle House, has launched a dedicated delivery hub and industrial kitchen to supplement and expand the brand’s in-restaurant dining business, which currently comprises six Dubai outlets. The new delivery hub will cater to the UAE’s growing home delivery market, which is currently valued at AED 12.9 billion. Now

Italian chef takes helm of Dubai’s Pierchic

by Crystal Chesters | 05 Mar 2017

Paolo Bellamio, previous head chef at Trattoria has taken on the role of executive chef at Pierchic. Both restaurants are located at Madinat Jumeirah. Bellamio, from Italy, moved to Dubai in 2010 and has worked at Café Florian; on board the Costa Crociere cruise liner, where he catered for 2,700 passengers; and at Rosso at

Folly by Nick & Scott to open in February

by Crystal Chesters | 10 Jan 2017

Restaurateurs Nick Alvis, Scott Price and Viktorija Paplauskiene are preparing to open Folly by Nick & Scott at Dubai’s Madinat Jumeirah this February, in partnership with Gates Hospitality. Located in the space previously occupied by Rivington Grill, the restaurant has views over Madinat Jumeirah’s waterways, Burj Al Arab and the Arabian Gulf. Naim Maadad, CEO,

Rosalind Parsk takes up new executive chef role

by Crystal Chesters | 10 Jan 2017

Rosalind Parsk has been appointed executive chef at the Courtyard by Marriott Dubai Green Community following four years with Jumeirah Group. Chef Parsk commented: “I am delighted to begin 2017 with the Marriott family in my new role as executive chef at the Courtyard Green Community. I look forward to serving the community and food

FACE TO FACE: Dubai’s sea breeze

by Sophia Soltani | 08 Dec 2016

Jumierah Al Naseem marks the completion of one of Dubai’s most iconic properties – Madinat Jumierah. Newly appointed Richard Alexander, general manager, Jumeirah Al Naseem tells Hotel News ME how the youngest member of the successful Arabian resort’s family of hotels is set to breeze onto Dubai’s shoreline and make its mark.  Nestled away on

Jumeirah Restaurant Group closes two F&B outlets

by Crystal Chesters | 02 Nov 2016

Jumeirah Restaurant Group has announced the closure of Japanese restaurant, Tokyo@theTowers and Harry Ghatto’s karaoke bar after 16 years of operations. The space, which currently houses both venues, is located in Emirates Towers Boulevard and will reopen in early 2017 with a new concept. Emma Banks, general manager of Jumeirah Restaurant Group, said: “We are committed to

Jumeirah Group makes string of female leadership appointments

by Sophia Soltani | 27 Oct 2016

Jumeirah Group strengthens its regional presence with a number of senior management appointments. Doris Greif has been appointed as the new Senior Vice President of Operations for the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA), with Katie Benson replacing her as Regional Vice President for Europe, in addition to her role as General Manager of

Il Borro Tuscan Bistro to open at Jumeirah Al Naseem

by Crystal Chesters | 06 Oct 2016

Il Borro Tuscan Bistro, a new Italian restaurant and bar is set to open at Al Naseem Madinat Jumeirah in December. It is the first international venture for Il Borro, a 1000-year-old Tuscan estate owned by the Italian Ferregamo family and stretching over 700 hectares. Salvatore Ferragamo said: “The Ferragamo family and I are excited

BNC Publishing unveils Meet your HOST 2016

by Sophia Soltani | 25 Sep 2016

BNC Publishing has released the 2016 edition of  its annual Meet your HOST, coffee-table book.   Equipped with Industry Insights from Hotel News ME’s 2016 survey, Meet your HOST 2016 is an essential tool for the next generation of hoteliers and a celebration of the hard work of those leading the industry currently. Meet your

Talise by Jumeirah named as Best Hotel Spa Brand

by Sophia Soltani | 06 Sep 2016

Talise by Jumeirah has been named the World’s Best Hotel Spa Brand for the second year running at the World Spa Awards held in Sardinia, Italy. The World Spa Awards serves to celebrate and reward spa industry excellence through the annual awards programme and is the sister event of the World Travel Awards. Paul Hawco,









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