Dubai, United Arab Emirates – December 2018: The much-loved Italian restaurant located at Pullman Dubai Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Manzoni Bistro & Bar has been awarded the coveted title of Best European (licensed) at the Second Annual JLT Restaurant Awards on Monday, 26th of November 2018.
The glitzy ceremony attended by 100 local restaurateurs, F&B professionals and foodies was held at Nara Pan-Asian Restaurant in JLT. There were 89 nominations across 18 categories which received almost 10,000 online votes. The expert panel of judges included Courtney Brandt, author and blogger from A to Za’atar; Jane Nedanoski, Operation Manager, Rhodes W1; Chef Tomas Reger, Culinary Curator, Cruet Cooking Consultants; and Hershal Ghambir, JLT Resident & Hospitality Marketing Professional.
Manzoni opened in June earlier this year and serves authentic Italian dishes matched with exuberant cocktails transporting guests to the vibrant streets of Italy. The exquisite menu offers a modern twist to traditional Italian cooking and Chef Ragunathan Raju is the talent behind it all. With years of experience along the greatest Italian chefs, Chef Ragunathan Raju has perfected he’s skills and truly brings the restaurant to life through he’s culinary expertise.
Caroline Trichet, General Manager for Pullman JLT said, “We are very proud and thrilled to have been awarded the Best Licensed European Restaurant by the JLT Dining Awards. The team work tirelessly offering our guests the best experience and Manzoni is a testament to this.”
About Pullman Dubai JLT:
Towering high at 137 meters and located amidst world-class commercial and residential developments, just minutes from Dubai’s best entertainment, leisure and shopping destinations, Pullman Dubai Hotel & Residence Jumeirah Lakes Towers is a marquee location for an upscale destination for next generation entrepreneurs. Less than 30 minutes drive from the Dubai International Airport, adjacent to the metro station, which is connected to the newly introduced Dubai Tram, the hotel makes it very convenient to explore the city. Elegant and contemporary in design with a warm ambience, that makes one feel right at home. The Pullman Dubai Hotel & Residence Jumeirah Lakes Towers is situated in Cluster T of the master planned, lakeside community ideally situated on the Sheikh Zayed Road, the property sits in close proximity to Dubai Marina, TECOM business districts, the world-famous Emirates Golf Club, as well as Dubai’s main shopping destinations. The 35-story tower features 354 rooms, with 278 deluxe rooms and 76 luxurious suites and serviced apartments. A comprehensive food and beverage offering, fitness, pool and spa facilities and conference and events venues.
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