Katsuya By Starck Makes Its Debut In Dubai
Hollywood Celebrities’ Favourite Japanese Restaurant Hosts Exclusive Opening in Dubai Mall
Sunday night marked the highly anticipated opening of Katsuya by Starck, a unique dining concept, straight from the heart of LA.
Combining Japanese cuisine with the stylish interiors designed by the talented Philippe Starck, guests were invited to embark on a culinary adventure sampling the finest Japanese delicacies, while enjoying the stunning views of the iconic Dubai fountain.
For this special occasion, a unique tasting menu was served, showcasing the authentic flavours and handcrafted creations of the innovative Katsuya by Starck brand. Highlights of the menu included, spicy Albacore sashimi served with marinated crispy onions, tender Wagyu rib eye and to finish off, a Japanese take on a traditional dessert, Adzuki flavoured profitroles.
Katsuya by Starck
Location: The Dubai Mall, Level 1, Fashion Avenue
Tel: +971 43153633/4
Opening hours: Weekdays 11am – 10pm; Weekends 11am-midnight
Founded in 2002 by Chairman and CEO Sam Nazarian, sbe is a creative hospitality company that develops, manages and operates award-winning hotels, restaurants and nightlife locations. Through exclusive partnerships with cultural visionaries, sbe is dedicated to delivering the best in design, culinary and entertainment concepts. A leader in the hospitality and real estate industries, sbe has over 80 properties currently operating or in development, including some of its flagship brands such as: SLS Hotels, Katsuya by Starck, The Bazaar by José Andrés and Hyde Lounge. More information, please visit www.sbe.com or by download the sbe App.
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About M.H. Alshaya Co.
M.H. Alshaya Co. is a leading international franchise operator for over 70 of the world’s most recognized retail brands, including Starbucks, H&M, Mothercare, Debenhams, American Eagle Outfitters, P.F. Chang’s, The Cheesecake Factory, Victoria’s Secret, Boots, Pottery Barn, Office Depot and KidZania. The company operates over 2,500 stores across 8 divisions: Fashion & Footwear, Health & Beauty, Food Service, Optics, Pharmacy, Home Furnishings, Office Supplies and Leisure & Entertainment.
Alshaya’s stores can currently be found in 19 markets across the Middle East and North Africa, Russia, Turkey and Europe and the company employs more than 36,000 people from over 110 nationalities.
The company has established itself as the industry leader across these territories, through a combination of local market understanding and a comprehensive commitment to customer service. Growth in each of its operating divisions and brands is supported by continuous investment in talent and infrastructure. It applies best practices in retail operations, merchandising, marketing, information technology, logistics, real estate, human resources and financial controls.
M.H. Alshaya Co. is the retail business of the Alshaya Group, which was founded in Kuwait in 1890 and today represents one of the most dynamic companies in the Middle East. In addition to its retail operations, the Alshaya Group is active in a number of other sectors including real estate, automotive, hotels, trading and investments. Learn more about the company at www.alshaya.com.