Novikov Restaurant Opens in Dubai
The internationally acclaimed Novikov Restaurant is making its way to Dubai on 22 July. Following its success in Moscow and having reigned as a leading light on London’s restaurant scene amongst the honorary Londoners, this is the brands first foray in to the Middle East.
Arkadiy Novikov to develop the brand’s expansion in to the Middle East, Evegeny Kuzin, Managing Partner of Bulldozer Group comments, “With the opening of Novikov Restaurant & Bar Dubai, we will be unveiling a spectacular new concept of dining in the UAE that offers all the hallmarks of the brand – an exciting menu, personable service, variety of dining in the UAE that offers all the hallmarks of the brand – an exciting menu, personable service, variety of dining experiences, contemporary design – hand in hand with a sought after location and a multitude of authentic touches designed to enhance an extravagant guest experience”.
Each dish stays true to its roots, with enhanced elements appreciated by the Dubai market. Guests at the sizzling after-dark destination will be treated to a world-class Asian inspired menu by highly trained specialty chefs led by Executive Chef Shane Macneill. Shane will bring with him an unrivalled understanding of Novikov Restaurant & Bar’s menu and signature dishes including the tantalising Novikov Peking Duck, King Crab Leg Wasabi Gratin and Toro Tartare with Caviar.
The 280-seat 13,000sqm venue makes itself at home at the Sheraton Grand Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road with its own main road entrance. Fusing exceptional culinary offerings with innovative contemporary interiors, the restaurant-meets-lounge rises across two floors, divided into four distinct areas, each boasting a unique flavour – literally and aesthetically. The Bar & Lounge, Sushi Counter, Main Dining Room, Mezzanine Private Dining Room encircle a captivating open kitchen, evoking the spirited culinary passion of a traditional Asian food market while allowing the culinary masterminds to interact with their audience. Brought to life by Geometry Design Moscow, think cool granite walls, natural leather, cracked stone and opulent jade.