Riyadh, November 20, 2023 – In a landmark move aimed at bolstering food security and fostering local talent, Tanmiah Food Company (TADAWUL: 2281, “Tanmiah”), an established market leader in the poultry and other meat products in the MENA region entered into Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Vibra Agroindustrial S.A (“Vibra”), one of the leading Brazilian Poultry producers and a global leader in halal poultry production. This signing took place during the 40th edition of the Saudi Agriculture Exhibition in Riyadh, in the presence of His Excellency the Minister of Environment Water & Agriculture Eng. Abdulrahman Abdulmohsen Al-Fadley and the Chairman of Tanmiah Food Company, His Excellency Amr Al-Dabbagh.
This MoU paves the way for a collaborative Joint Venture (JV) focused on co-packing of ......read more
Radisson Hotel Riyadh Airport is thrilled to announce a sensational evening of music and culinary delight at Lune, the hotel's main restaurant. On the 10th of November, get ready to be captivated by the enchanting performance of Batoul Bouni, the renowned Egyptian star from The Voice!
Batoul Bouni, who has won the hearts of millions with her powerful and soulful voice, will grace the stage at the Radisson Hotel Riyadh Airport for an unforgettable concert experience. Her captivating performance will take you on a musical journey filled with emotion and talent.
Date: 10th November 2023
Time: 08:00 – 11:00 pm
Location: Radisson Hotel Riyadh Airport
Lune, in the outdoor swimming pool area
This evening of music will be complemented by a delectable international buffet dinner, specially ......read more
Chefs’ Arena will see 30 of the world’s most famous culinary talents – including Marco Pierre White, Enrico Bartolini, and Francesco Guaracino – face off for honours next week in Riyadh
Chefs’ Arena will host a range of activities, including workshops where experts and Michelin Star chefs teach cooking techniques, plating skills, and provide insider tips
Saudi Arabia's leading food delivery platform, Jahez International Company joins as Official Partner and Chefs’ Arena Sponsor
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia | October 25, 2023: Thirty of the world’s top culinary talents, including a number of Michelin Star chefs, will face off for honours as part of a Chefs’ Arena event being staged at InFlavour, the Saudi government-backed global F&B trade show set to run at Riyadh ......read more
● Government support grows with Kingdom’s Culinary Arts Commission confirmed as supporting government partner, alongside Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture, General Food Security Authority, and Saudi Business Centre
● MEWA Minister predicts new Tahaluf event will help Saudi authorities and wider F&B sector address pressing food system challenges during inaugural three-day run at Riyadh Exhibition and Convention Centre, Malham from October 29-31
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia | October 19, 2023: The inaugural InFlavour, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s new F&B mega event, has agreed a raft of government-backed partnerships with confirmed support now coming from four of the Kingdom’s most significant drivers of F&B adoption and economic growth: the Ministry of ......read more
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia - 22, September 2023 – In honor of Saudi National Day, world-famous KFC is gearing up for a finger lickin’ good transformation. Three mystery KFC locations around Saudi Arabia will turn green, the kingdom’s national colour, from September 22 to September 23 and all fans are invited to join in the celebration!
There’s more: fans who can locate the green KFC stores the soonest will have the chance to win exciting prizes! All you need to do is snap a picture and share it on social media channels while tagging @KFCArabia.
Gear up for a proud Saudi National Day filled with fun, flavor and fried chicken with KFC!
The luxurious JW Marriott Hotel Riyadh welcomes Culinary Director Chef Hamzeh Abu Elfoul, with over 27 years of hospitality experience
23rd August 2023 – Riyadh, KSA: JW Marriott Hotel Riyadh is delighted to announce the appointment of Chef Hamzeh Abu Elfoul as its new Culinary Director. With a distinguished career spanning over 27 years, Chef Hamzeh brings a wealth of international culinary expertise and a remarkable portfolio of luxury hospitality brands to his role.
Chef Hamzeh's journey began in 1996 in his hometown of Amman, Jordan, where he kicked off at Sheraton & Hyatt Amman. Over the years, he worked across esteemed destinations including the UAE, Oman, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, and beyond. He joined renowned organizations such as Sheraton, Le Meridien, Hayat, Crown Plaza, Hilton, Conrad, ......read more
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 02 August 2023: As we move into the latter half of the year, Hilton Riyadh Hotel & Residences, one of Riyadh’s most conveniently located and multipurpose hotels, is inviting guests to take advantage of some unmissable offers on its world-class F&B outlets and spa to be enjoyed with family and friends indoors, as well as special offers on meeting rooms for corporate guests.
The hotel features stylish rooms, spacious multi-purpose meeting facilities, world-class dining options, and a wide range of services. It’s the go-to destination for guests looking for an invigorating experience through spa treatments or to embark on unique international culinary journeys.
STAY & DINE AT HILTON RIYADH HOTEL & RESIDENCES
Guests can book a stay at the hotel an ......read more
Jeddah: Unilever, the distributor of "ekaterra" products, has affirmed that all of its "Lipton" products available in the Middle East are completely safe and fit for consumption. The company assures that any infestation issue, limited to the island of La Réunion, a French department in the Indian Ocean, affecting some products stored in the "Le Port" warehouses, does not have any impact on any other region worldwide.
In a comprehensive clarification statement, the company emphasized its commitment to the highest standards of quality and safety. It highlighted that the safety and quality of its tea products are among its top priorities. Unilever continues to conduct rigorous inspections and impose strict controls to ensure the safety, ensuring that healthy and sound products reach ......read more
Enjoy a 20% Exclusive Discount on the Seafood Market and Complimentary Drink for an Unforgettable Dining Experience
Riyadh- Saudi Arabia, June 20, 2023 - Meraki, the authentic Greek restaurant in Riyadh, is pleased to announce its dedicated focus on promoting local fishes during the upcoming Eid Al Adha festivities. Renowned Chef Nikitas has confirmed that the Meraki seafood market will exclusively feature a carefully curated selection of fresh and flavorsome options for seafood enthusiasts to indulge in.
For the occasion of Eid Al Adha, Meraki takes pride in showcasing the finest local fishes, namely Soltan Ibrahim, Hamour, and Najel, which have been meticulously chosen for their exceptional taste and uncompromising quality. By highlighting these local varieties, Meraki aims to lend support to the flourishing local fishing ......read more
Riyadh, June 2, 2023 - Meraki, the authentic Greek restaurant in Riyadh, proudly presents an exciting addition to its offerings - a Greek fish market that brings the essence of the Mediterranean's abundant seafood to the forefront.
Drawing inspiration from its Greek roots, this fish market, embodying the meaning of ‘Psaragora’ in Greek, showcases Meraki's unwavering commitment to providing the freshest seafood and fish-based delicacies to its esteemed customers. Known for exceptional service and warm hospitality, Meraki invites both loyal patrons and newcomers to embark on an unforgettable culinary adventure.
Discover a diverse selection of delectable dishes at the fish market, infused with traditional Greek flavors and expertly prepared seafood specialties. Indulge in classic Greek ‘giouvetsi’, ......read more
United Arab Emirates, Dubai, May 15th 2023 – SADAFCO, the leading UHT milk seller and distributor in Saudi Arabia, is making waves with a bold new look and sassy attitude for its much-loved anchor brand Saudia milk. This rebrand has been designed to align with the rapidly changing nation and provide more opportunities for innovative experiences.
“Saudi Arabia is in the middle of its remarkable transformation. We are feeling and seeing this impact everyday,” said Patrick Stillhart, CEO of SADAFCO. “What our customers need and want today is very different from what they needed and wanted in the past. Since 1976, we have always been part of the social fabric of the Kingdom, and we want to continue to be so. To that end, this rebrand is the natural exciting evolution of the much loved Saudia milk ......read more
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 13 May 2023: Meraki restaurant, the authentic Greek concept restaurant in Riyadh, hosted an unforgettable culinary event titled "An Evening with Chef Sanjay" on Tuesday, 9th May 2023. The event took place at the iconic Meraki restaurant located in Al Faisaliyah Tower, Riyadh's culinary hub. A remarkable gathering of guests and media was treated to an extraordinary dining experience featuring Meraki's signature dishes, expertly crafted by the esteemed Culinary Director, Chef Sanjay Dwivedi.
The evening began with a warm welcome as attendees were greeted with a selection of delightful welcome drinks. The Hera, a refreshing combination of grapefruit juice, cranberry, cinnamon, and ginger, set the tone for an exquisite dining adventure.
The culinary journey commenced with the Bread Basket, ......read more
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 4 May 2022: Meraki restaurant, the authentic Greek concept restaurant in Riyadh, is thrilled to announce that their Culinary Director, Sanjay Dwivedi, will be hosting a public dinner at Meraki restaurant in Al Faisaliyah Tower in Riyadh on Tuesday, 9 May 2023 at 8:00 PM. The dinner will be a unique opportunity for food lovers to experience the elevated Greek-Mediterranean dining experience that Meraki is known for.
The dinner will feature a panel of esteemed guests, including representatives from the Greek Embassy, the Ministry of Tourism, Saudia Airlines, and media and influencers. This mix of guests ensures a diverse and engaging experience for all attendees.
Since joining Meraki in April 2022, Chef Sanjay Dwivedi has challenged the restaurant's kitchen team to imagine and realize its vision of an ......read more
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, April 17, 2023: MAIZ, a unique fine-dining concept that brings authentic Saudi cuisine in a thematic Saudi Arabian cultural setting, invites guests to experience its Eid Al Fitr menu featuring a variety of Saudi flavours that provide a unique culinary journey that is a feast for all senses.
The menu includes a wide selection of hot and cold starters, main courses, special Saudi dishes and a wide selection of Arabic sweets and desserts.
Located at Bujairi Terrace, a new fine-dining destination at Diriyah Gate Development, MAIZ represents an exclusive journey in the Kingdom’s heritage and culture with idyllic setting far away from the hustle and bustle of the city.
The lovers of Saudi food can enjoy a variety of mouth-watering recipes at Maiz such as Najdi Jareesh which is made of whole wheat ......read more
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, April 16, 2022: Meraki Restaurant, the authentic Greek concept restaurant in Riyadh, is excited to announce its special festivities for Eid Al Fitr. From 21st April to 29th April, guests at Meraki will be treated to a delectable set menu of authentic Greek dishes for both lunch and dinner.
Priced at SAR 385 per person, this set menu offers a range of appetizers, main courses, and desserts that showcase the best of Mediterranean cuisine.
To start, guests can indulge in a variety of mouth-watering appetizers, including Meraki’s signature hummus, tzatziki, Kopanisti, taramasalata, santorini salad, seabass ceviche, beetroot carpaccio, and soutzoukakia beef tartar. These are served with a basket of Greek pita bread, olive oil, and oregano. Each dish is carefully prepared using the finest ingredients and ......read more
• From October 29-31, Government-backed InFlavour promises Michelin-star-studded menu of celebrity chefs, product and industry trendsetters, and culinary pioneers
• Confirmed line-up includes kitchen heavyweights Marco Pierre White, Yasser Jad, and Manal Al Alem, as well as C-suite representatives from global brands such as John Lewis, Waitrose, and TimeOut Market
• Inaugural event will spotlight Kingdom’s food industry potential, which is expected to expand by 11.5% annually to reach US$30 billion-plus valuation within six years
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia | April 12, 2023: Saudi Arabia will fast-track its ambitions to become the undisputed food trade and hospitality capital of the Middle East & North Africa with the launch later this year of InFlavour – a ground-breaking ......read more
It is expected that the great commitment to the production of a high-quality product will make European beef from Spain one of the most sought-after ingredients in KSA.
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 31, March 2023: European beef from Spain is making waves in the international culinary scene with its exceptional quality and unique flavor. Little by little, it is used in the Saudi cuisine. Appreciated by locals who have already had the opportunity to try it, the European beef from Spain adds a new dimension to the already varied range of flavors present in traditional and innovative recipes.
The beef from Europe is produced according to strict European Union regulations governing animal health and nutrition, animal welfare, sustainability, environmental protection, traceability, and food safety, ensures that the highest ......read more
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 23 March 2023: With the Holy Month of Ramadan around the corner, one of Riyadh’s most conveniently located hotels, Hilton Riyadh Hotel & Residences, invites guests to experience its world-class F&B outlets.
Amidst fasting, spending quality time with loved ones, and observing this time of spirituality and reflection, the hotel is offering a range of delicious and appetising F&B options this Ramadan to enjoy in with friends, family and colleagues.
Whether guests are looking to break their fast with family and friends at the Amara Ramadan Tent, enjoy a fine-dining cultural journey through the captivating aromas of authentic Armenian cuisine at Mayrig, relax with some rejuvenating body massages and treatments, or kick back and enjoy shisha with an ambience, Hilton Riyadh ......read more
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 19 March 2022: With the holy month of Ramadan around the corner, one of Riyadh’s most conveniently located hotels, Hilton Riyadh Hotel and Residences, invites guests to experience its world class F&B outlets.
Amidst fasting, spending quality time with loved ones, and observing this time of spirituality and reflection, the hotel is offering a range of delicious and appetising F&B options this Ramadan to indulge in with friends, family and colleagues.
Whether guests are looking to break their fast with family and friends at the Amara Ramadan Tent, enjoy a fine-dining cultural journey through the captivating aromas of authentic Armenian cuisine at Mayrig, relax with some rejuvenating body massages and treatments, or kick back and enjoy shisha with an ambience, Hilton Riyadh ......read more
The world’s genuine Saudi restaurant provides a special Ramadan menu to Saudi food lovers at Diriyah Gate
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, March 17, 2023: MAIZ, a unique fine-dining concept that brings authentic Saudi cuisine in a thematic Saudi Arabian cultural setting, is offering a special Ramadan menu for Iftar featuring an array of Saudi delicacies that represent a unique journey of the Kingdom’s heritage and culture.
Located at Bujairi Terrace, a new fine-dining destination at Diriyah Gate Development, MAIZ is set up in an idyllic setting far away from the hustle and bustle of the city providing an exceptional culinary journey that is a feast for all senses.
The restaurant chefs prepared a unique menu for Ramadan including a delightful selection of hot and cold mezze, salads, soups, special Saudi dishes and a ......read more
Celebrate the holy month with a delectable selection of dishes made with fresh, high-quality ingredients and a touch of Greek hospitality
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, March 16, 2022: Meraki Restaurant, the authentic Greek concept that offers the finest Mediterranean experience, is pleased to announce the launch of its Ramadan menu for Iftar. The menu is available for a limited time only, from the start of Ramadan until the end of the holy month.
The Ramadan menu features a delicious array of dishes that are sure to tantalize your taste buds. Start your meal with a Pita Bread Basket served with a variety of Greek pita bread, olive oil, and oregano. You can also enjoy a Meraki Spreads Selection, including Greek-style hummus and tzatziki, the Chickpeas Soup, made with slow-cooked beef cheek and graviera cheese, or the Spinach Pie ......read more
March, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: Gather with loved ones to enjoy the holy month of Ramadan as Courtyard by Marriott Riyadh Northern Ring Road has announced it will host several Iftar options in its popular Seven Restaurant, with the option of having the iftar buffet delivered right to the doorstep of a corporate event or gathering.
Whether patrons are in search of a buffet spread with traditional favorites, prefer an intimate VIP terrace dining experience on the top floor, or are looking for the ultimate catering service, the hotel is ready to create unforgettable moments this Ramadan. Guests staying at the hotel throughout the holy month will have the option of enjoying Iftar at Seven Restaurant inclusive of their package.
New Iftar menu offerings include:
Seven Restaurant, the signature all-day ......read more
Experience the Best of Italy and South of France at Mamo with its Signature Dish - Rigatoni Alla Norcina
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, February 20, 2023: Mamo Michelangelo, one of the most prominent Italian and Provençal French restaurants in Riyadh, has introduced a new culinary delight to its menu. The signature dish, Rigatoni Alla Norcina, is a tantalizing pasta dish that is sure to impress diners.
This delicious dish is prepared with fresh rigatoni pasta, spicy beef sausage Spinata Picante, porcini cream with mushrooms, fresh black truffle, and a cheese sauce made of Pecorino cheese, and Grana Parano grated cheese. Suitable for a sumptuous Italian dinner, this mouthwatering dish is priced at 190 Saudi Riyals.
Guests can enjoy this signature dish in the warm and welcoming atmosphere of Mamo restaurant. The restaurant's ......read more
The traditional Saleeg dish is a great way to immerse yourself in the flavors of Hijaz
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, January 27, 2023: MAIZ, a unique fine-dining concept that brings authentic Saudi cuisine in a thematic Saudi Arabian cultural setting, welcomes guests to unique culinary experience at Bujairi Terrace, a new fine-dining destination developed as part of Diriyah Gate Development.
Inspired by the energy of the sun, the warmth of the desert, and the traditions of Saudi Arabia cuisine, Maiz invites visitors to embark on an exceptional journey in Saudi flavours, innovative drinks, and unparalleled hospitality all throughout the day.
As one of the most popular Saudi dishes served at Maiz, Saleeg is the one that you will never be able to resist! It is prepared using simple ingredients in no time and we find that it is ......read more
• Moviegoers can enjoy a specially curated menu across all VOX Cinemas GOLD locations in Riyadh and Jeddah
• Menu now available in Riyadh and Jeddah
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 18 January 2023: VOX Cinemas, the dedicated cinema arm of Majid Al Futtaim, and Saudi chef Mona Mosly have unveiled a new expanded menu as part of their ongoing collaboration. Moviegoers in Riyadh can look forward to a wider range of Saudi fusion flavours on the specially curated menu, which features more than 20 dishes including Kibbeh Nachos and BBQ Chicken Bao, that have been created exclusively by the female celebrity chef for VOX Cinemas.
In September, the largest cinema exhibitor in the region joined forces with the Top Chef Middle East host and judge to elevate the Kingdom’s in-cinema dining ......read more
AlUla Citrus Festival, Fresh Food Market and Flavours of AlUla will all explore the area’s diverse and rich variety of produce
AlUla, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, January 11, 2022: A unique and immersive culinary journey is on the cards for food lovers in AlUla, thanks to an expanded series of culinary events and activations which will showcase the high-quality, locally grown produce synonymous with the area.
As part of this year’s Winter at Tantora schedule, the AlUla Citrus Festival returns for a second year, with local farmers from the area’s 4,700 farms promoting the diverse selection of crops available in the fertile region including oranges, clementines, mandarins and lemons as well as lime grapefruit, pomegranate, pomelo, kumquat, citrons and more on the weekends of January 6-7, 13-14 and ......read more
Celebrity chefs, immersive sensory experiences and family fun on the menu
AlUla, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: A unique and immersive culinary journey is on the cards for food lovers at Flavours of AlUla, a fun and colourful celebration of food, flavour and art that is being held from December 29 to January 14 as part of the Winter at Tantora events.
Flavours of AlUla will showcase traditional local and regional cuisine and ingredients through a range of experiential masterclasses with renowned chefs, food stalls and fun activations that will make for a truly multisensory experience.
High-profile chefs are participating at “Flavours of AlUla” in a series of masterclasses hosted in the Master Arena, an area designed for knowledge sharing.
Budding chefs and foodies will be able to learn a ......read more
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, December 29, 2022: Get ready for a memorable new year at Mamo Michelangelo that perfectly embodies the Italian and south of France flavours.
The restaurant is providing Riyadh guests the opportunity to enjoy a special set menu with a live DJ performance and the best view in town to watch the live firework at Al Faisaliah Tower. Mamo dinner is inclusive of Italian and French delicacies and sparkling drinks and mocktails.
Concept of Al Khozama – one of the most prominent players in the Gulf region’s hospitality sector, the restaurant offers amazing experience at lunch and dinner with a unique menu featuring a variety of dishes such as the creamy Burrata from Napoli, lamb shoulder perfectly cooked in the wood-fired oven, the delicious chicken and some signature dishes like the ......read more
The world’s genuine Saudi restaurant and the new fine-dining destination at Diriyah Gate Development
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, December 29, 2022: MAIZ, a unique fine-dining concept that brings authentic Saudi cuisine in a thematic Saudi Arabian cultural setting, opens its doors at Bujairi Terrace, a new fine-dining destination developed as part of Diriyah Gate Development.
Concept of Al Khozama – one of the most prominent players in the Gulf region’s hospitality sector, MAIZ is the world’s genuine Saudi restaurant and aims to create a new food genre which in the future will be referred to as The Saudi Food, globally.
CEO of Al Khozama, Mr. Khaled Saud Abu Haimed said, “Al Khozama brings decades of rich expertise in the hospitality sector and MAIZ will not only ......read more
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, December 26, 2022: Indulge in an authentic Greek and Mediterranean experience and end the year at Meraki, the contemporary concept offering the finest Mediterranean experience, in a stylish and authentic setting.
Reflecting the true spirit of the Cyclades, Meraki is strategically located at the heart of Riyadh in Faisaliah hotel with spectacular views of Faisaliah tower and the city, offering Riyadh guests and residents the opportunity to enjoy a premium set menu for New Year’s Eve. Seated within the main dining room, enjoy delicious sharing plates and the best seafood dishes, for a minimum spend of SAR 550 per person.
Guests can also upgrade their package to include special beverages. The silver package that features a welcome mocktail, midnight toast with bubbles, priced at SAR 150 per person, ......read more
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, December 20, 2022: Meraki, the contemporary Greek concept offering the finest Mediterranean experience in a stylish and authentic setting, invites Riyadh guests and residents to an immersive journey to the Greek islands through exceptional food, innovative drinks, and incomparable hospitality.
Founded and created by the Waney brothers, the creators of La Petit Maison, Zuma, Roka, Coya and other world-class restaurants, Meraki celebrates the warmth and generosity of the Greek hospitality featuring exclusive menu with signature dishes, special flavors, Mediterranean-sharing plates and best fish dishes.
Strategically located at the heart of Riyadh in Faisaliah hotel, Meraki represents a vibrant social hub with spectacular views of Faisaliah tower and the city and transports visitors to the warmth and relaxation of ......read more
Saudi Arabia, 24 November 2022 - Deliverect, a global scale-up that simplifies digital orders for more than 32,000 locations across 40 markets, announced the results of a new research in partnership with Qoot, the Kingdom’s Café and Restaurant Association, which revealed that 45% of the restaurants manage 2 to 3 brands from the same location. 78% are intending to manage more brands from existing outlets in the near future.
The research revealed that more than 80% of the restaurants depend on online ordering or delivery to generate sales, with 30% of the restaurants generating more than 50% of their revenues from delivery.
Given that 50% of restaurants identified themselves as tech savvy when it comes to F&B technology and a whopping 78% are intending to manage more brands from their existing outlets, ......read more
• Saudi Coffee Company (SCC) attends the sixth edition of Future Investment Initiative (FII) as official coffee partner, presenting an educational journey to shed light on the company’s mission to energize Saudi’s coffee industry
• SCC shares its ambitions to make the Saudi coffee industry among the most sustainable in the world
Riyadh, October 27, 2022 - Saudi Coffee Company (SCC) attended this year’s Future Investment Initiative (FII) as the official coffee partner to share its wide-ranging plans to develop every aspect of value chain of the Kingdom’s coffee industry, from bean to cup.
“FII was an excellent opportunity for Saudi Coffee Company to engage with investors, entrepreneurs and policymakers from across the world. ......read more
25 October 2022, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Saudia Dairy and Foodstuff Co. (SADAFCO), the leader in the UHT (long life) milk market in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia reported strong financial results for the second quarter of the financial year 2022/23.
SADAFCO reported a significantly higher net profit of 12.4 percent compared to 10.1 percent in the previous quarter and 31 percent higher from the same quarter in the previous year due increased focus on sale of high margin SKU’S primarily in ice cream (25%) and milk (28%) and tomato paste (28%); production efficiencies in Jeddah factories through automation and prudent sourcing of raw materials and enhanced penetration in the market.
Despite the inflationary pressures that persist across the business globally, SADAFCO are cautiously optimistic regarding the ......read more
Riyadh, KSA; October 2022: Beirut’s much-loved Lebanese dining institution Barbar has arrived in the Kingdom, bringing its authentic taste of Beirut to Taliyah Street. Following the enormous success of its UAE launch, the first outside of its birth city, Barbar is set to make its mark on Riyadh dining scene.
Delighting customers for more than 40 years in Lebanon, Barbar started from a small Manouche bakery in Hamra Street in the heart of Beirut and quickly became famous for its delicious manakish, shawarma, falafel, and signature sandwiches like the iconic Francisco, Philadelphia and more. Today, Barbar has firmly cemented itself as a venerable institution in Lebanon.
Mohammad Al Ghaziri, Founder of Barbar, says: “When we first opened Barbar more than 40 years ago, we had no idea of the impact our small family ......read more
• Representatives from Saudi Arabia and the UAE will join a record 1,800 exhibiting companies from 55 countries, and more than 90,000 fruit and vegetable professionals in Madrid
• Organised by IFEMA MADRID and FEPEX, the International Fruit and Vegetable Trade Fair is the meeting place for the global fruit and vegetable industry
• The event takes place from 4 – 6 October at the IFEMA Madrid exhibition centre and will occupy eight halls
Dubai, United Arab Emirate, 3 October 2022: Madrid will once again become the capital of the world fruit and vegetable industry with the 14th edition of Fruit Attraction, the sector's most significant international event, organised by IFEMA MADRID and FEPEX, which starts tomorrow, 4 October.
This year’s edition is set to break all ......read more
Calling aspiring mixologists and beverage specialists to submit entries for Saudi Arabia’s Edition
Sept 6, 2022–Riyadh, KSA: Bidfood KSA and Georges MONIN SAS France today announced hosting the second local edition of SAUDI MONIN CUP.
MONIN CUP is an international competition for professional beverage specialists, challenging competitors to demonstrate their creative skills whilst using MONIN products to craft signature mocktails. Candidates come together to compete with their creativity and technical expertise in a bid to take home the MONIN trophy.
Held in collaboration with Saudi Arabian Chef Association, Saudi Monin Cup invites all mixologists and beverage specialist from across the kingdom to apply online at www.bidfoodme.com and secure the MONIN Champion title while winning up to 8,000 SAR. ......read more
July, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: Courtyard by Marriott Riyadh Northern Ring Road has launched Kunafa with coffee or tea at ‘Circles Lounge, perfect for those that simply cannot get enough of the ‘Queen of Arabic desserts.’ Kunafa offer patrons the opportunity to indulge whilst taking in the breathtaking views of the Riyadh city skyline.
Kunafa is known to be the most royal dessert of them all, made from mozzarella cheese and vermicelli for a crisp texture with every bite and drizzled with a generous helping of rose and orange blossom scented sugar syrup.
Kunafa Wednesdays will take place in the perfectly situated all-day cozy and elegant lounge, where guests can savour the traditional Arabic dessert as the ultimate sweet treat to keep spirits high until the weekend begins. Priced at SAR 38.00++, the ......read more
Now available for delivery across Riyadh, High Joint can be ordered through The Chefz and Hunger Station delivery platforms
In its first move overseas, Dubai-born burger brand High Joint has officially launched its delivery operation in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, and is now available to order through The Chefz and Hunger Station delivery platforms.
From humble beginnings to growth internationally, this move represents the brand’s first step outside of the UAE since its inception as a passion project by three Emiratis that began as a hole-in-the-wall in Al Manara three years ago. High Joint has since grown to operate two more locations across Dubai in Al Khawaneej and Motor City, as well as implementing a city-wide delivery operation and hosting regular pop-ups in Abu Dhabi and Sharjah.
Now in ......read more
Continuing its mission to spread natural happiness, House of Pops’ extensive range of all-natural ice pops is now available in the Kingdom
UAE-headquartered House of Pops offers healthy, five ingredient, plant-based ice treats
Saudi Arabia marks company’s first foray outside the UAE
House of Pops, everyone’s favourite all-natural brand of ice pops and ice creams, which combines natural ingredients, hand-crafted recipes, sustainability and happiness in an irresistible treat – is now coming to Saudi Arabia.
Specifically offered to more health-conscious people in the East Kingdom – Damman and Khobar – the UAE home grown brand is excited to be offering its fresh pops to a new market.
Offering a chance for everyone to indulge in its guilt-free snacks, the House of Pops range ......read more
11 April 2022 – Jeddah, KSA: Shangri-La Jeddah has unveiled ALFOLK, a contemporary Ramadan venue with modern design elements where Iftar and Suhoor offerings are inspired by the city’s role as the historical Gateway of Jeddah.
Discover delicious culinary creations as you transport through the city’s maritime heritage in a magical atmosphere. As the moon and stars have ......read more
A myriad of Iftar and Suhoor menus, heritage and cultural tours and adventure experiences make AlUla the place to spend quality time together and do something different this Ramadan
AlUla, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 05 April 2022:
This Ramadan, AlUla invites you to celebrate the Holy Month among the city’s ancient landscapes and natural beauties. Whether fasting or ......read more
25, March 2022; Riyadh, KSA: Almunajem Foods (the “Company” and TASI: 4162), a market leading importer, distributor and producer of frozen & chilled and dray food in Saudi Arabia, today announced its financial results for the full year (“FY”) and fourth quarter (“Q4”) ending 31 December 2021.
Financial Performance ......read more
Rosewood Jeddah introduces an exciting new Friday brunch for parents and kids alike, in an effort to become one of the most family-friendly hotels in the region. Tailored to meet the needs of Rosewood Jeddah’s younger guests, aged 8 and under, kids can now spend their time partaking in interactive and fun activities.
Parents can enjoy a sumptuous and stress-free brunch as their ......read more
January 13, 2022 - Riyadh, Saudi Arabia: The award winning Japanese robatayaki restaurant, ROKA Riyadh is bringing its unique concept of contemporary Japanese cooking to the Diriya E-prix 2022 circuit with a one-of-a-kind experience. Throughout the two-day event taking place on January 28-29, guests of the E-formula will indulge in ROKA's flavours and participate in an exclusive live cooking ......read more
Diners can enjoy spectacular 360 views of the Jeddah coast while indulging in gourmet delights
October 12, 2021: Jeddah’s Sky Lounge is launching a fresh and spectacular new menu with an exciting twist for an unforgettable dining experience under the stars.
The rooftop venue, famed for its spectacular sunsets and mouth-watering mocktails, is perched on the 17th floor ......read more
While EU cheese imports to Saudi Arabia increased 15% from 2019 to 2020, French producers remain firm favourites with popular types such as Camembert, blue cheese and Brie, offering Saudi consumers superior quality ingredients for cooking and baking
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - 27 September 2021: The European Union’s (EU) imports of European cheese to Saudi Arabia increased to ......read more
Fans of ALBAIK’s delectable dishes will soon be able to enjoy their favorite mouthwatering meals at The Dubai Mall
10, June 2021: ALBAIK, Saudi Arabia’s favorite homegrown fast-food brand is coming to Dubai. The hugely popular restaurant chain has set to open a new branch in Dubai Mall, which will bring ALBAIK’s delicious range of dishes to the people ......read more
Platform Aims at Catering to Health-Savvy Consumers’ Needs in the Kingdom
JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, 02 May 2021: In another crucial milestone for the company, Fresh Del Monte in the Middle East and North Africa (“MENA”) announced the launch of its latest state-of-the-art e-commerce store in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, as part of its increasing commitment to be closer to ......read more
The tortilla chip line is now available in Kuwait, UAE, KSA, and Qatar
Saudi, December 15, 2020 -- Mezzan Holding KSC’s (BKSC: Mezzan) fully-owned subsidiary has rolled out its MEXITA tortilla chip product line across Gulf markets including UAE, KSA and Qatar, following the success of the brand in Kuwait. The full product range is now available at hypermarkets, supermarkets, minimarts ......read more