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Jumeirah Emirates Towers celebrates success at BBC Good Food Middle East Awards

Jumeirah Emirates Towers celebrates success at BBC Good Food Middle East Awards

Dubai, 03 February 2014: Jumeirah Group, the Dubai-based luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, is delighted to announce that two restaurants at Jumeirah Emirates Towers won accolades at the BBC Good Food Middle East Awards.

Celebrity Chef Gary Rhodes attended the glamorous event which celebrated the region’s best culinary experiences and brands. Categories included gourmet and fine dining to family-friendly and casual diners.

Jumeirah Emirates TowersThe Ivy won ‘Best Contemporary British Restaurant’ and the award for ‘Best Middle Eastern Restaurant’ went to Al Nafoorah which is known as ‘The Soul of Lebanon in the heart of Dubai.’

Grant Ruddiman, General Manager of Jumeirah Emirates Towers, said: “We are extremely proud to have received these awards in recognition of Jumeirah’s high standards. It’s great to see two of our restaurants walk away with accolades, a credit to our brand, our colleagues and the many discerning diners we welcome through our doors.”

Hakkasan which is based within The Boulevard at the hotel also won an award for ‘Best Asian Restaurant’. The Noodle House and Rivington Grill, which are also managed by Jumeirah, were finalists in their award categories.

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  • Above image: Matias Martinez, Executive Chef, Imran Changezi, Hotel Manager, Chef Ali Hussein, Executive Oriental Chef at Al Nafoorah and the Al Nafoorah Team.

About Jumeirah Emirates Towers

An architectural masterpiece, Jumeirah Emirates Towers offers luxurious experiences in the heart of UAE’s most dynamic city. Soaring high above the central business and commercial district, Jumeirah Emirates Towers is a dramatic backdrop to Dubai's skyline and a visible statement of the region's growing corporate success. Comprising of two equilateral triangles, this landmark structure is home to an Office Tower, Hotel Tower and shopping Boulevard. The hotel encompasses 400 spacious rooms and suites, 15 world-class restaurants and bars, Talise Fitness, Talise Spa as well as elite shopping and lifestyle attractions at the Boulevard, a unique and prestigious retail destination. Additionally, the award-winning hotel has multiple venues for inspiring events including the grand Godolphin Ballroom seating 500 and 16 Congress and meeting rooms, making it the ideal destination for travellers from all walks of life.

About Jumeirah Group:

Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, operates a world-class portfolio of hotels and resorts. Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts includes Jumeirah at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi; Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Jumeirah Creekside Hotel, Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray and Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai; Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa in Kuwait; Jumeirah Bilgah Beach Hotel in Baku; Jumeirah Dhevanafushi and Jumeirah Vittaveli in the Maldives; Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel in Shanghai; Jumeirah Frankfurt in Germany; Jumeirah Grand Hotel via Veneto in Rome; Jumeirah Port Soller Hotel & Spa in Mallorca, Spain; Pera Palace Hotel Jumeirah in Istanbul; as well as Jumeirah Carlton Tower and Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel in London. Jumeirah Group also runs the luxury serviced residences brand Jumeirah LivingTM; the wellness brand Talise; Jumeirah Restaurants; Wild Wadi WaterparkTM; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management; and SiriusTM, its global loyalty programme. 

For further information please contact:
Stacey McMurtrieAssistant
Marketing and Communications Manager
Sheikh Zayed Road, PO Box 72127
Dubai, united Arab Emirates
Telephone: +971 4 319 8523
Fax: +9714 330 3888
Email: Stacey.mcmurtrie@jumeirah.com
Visit us: www.jumeirah.com