• A month-long celebration from November 1st to 30th • Outdoor promenade dazzles with an even bigger ‘Garden of Lights’
Dubai, UAE; November 9, 2014: A premiere dining and lifestyle destination, developed by Majid Al Futtaim, City Centre Mirdif is hosting a month-long food festival this November, featuring more than 80 international dining options, live entertainment and a chance to win a gourmet experience in the gastronomy capital of Paris. To mark the launch, City Centre Mirdif has illuminated it’s outdoor dining area Oasis Walk, with an even bigger ‘Garden of Lights’ display, providing a glittering ambience.
From November 1st – 15th, a group of interactive, roaming chefs will be parading the mall, entertaining guests and inviting children to join them. Families can catch the roaming parade at 4:30pm, 6:30pm and 9:00pm. City Centre Mirdif has also published its annual Flavours of the World recipe book, a complimentary gift featuring the mall’s international restaurants and the recipes of their best-selling dishes.
“A key point of differentiation at City Centre Mirdif is the wide variety of food delicacies and cuisines that we offer,” said Mohamed Al Jasmi, Mall Manager for City Centre Mirdif. “Flavours of the World is a celebration of the diversity of cultures and food options in Dubai, while creating great moments by offering a global tour of the world’s best cuisines under one roof.”
A gourmet experience in the City of Lights, Paris, France is up for grabs to those who spend AED 300 at any of the stores within City Centre Mirdif, with double chances of winning if spent dining at any of the restaurants. In addition, instant prizes can be won upon redemption of receipts collected at any F&B outlet.
‘Flavours of the World’ features delectable cuisines from East to West: Le Pain Quotidien and PAUL will give a taste of French culinary excellence; Characterized by its simplicity with quality ingredients, Italian cuisine is represented by Carluccio’s and Al Forno; Rosa Mexicano presents contemporary Mexican cuisine with authentic flavours; South Africa is well represented with The Butcher Shop & Grill, a testament for South African excellent meat dishes, as well as the country’s favourite seafood chain, Ocean Basket and the Portuguese/Mozambican themed Nando’s. American delights are California Pizza Kitchen, Chili’s, Johnny Rockets and UNO Chicago Grill. Named after a street in Beirut, Adbel Wahab restaurant welcomes guests in Lebanese hospitality. Famous for its vintage and quaint setting, Leila’s serves healthy and authentic Lebanese food. Nestled between Europe and Asia, Turkey has influenced Dubai with its mouth-watering dishes and both Anatolia Turkish Grill and Kosebasi exude the Ottoman cuisine.
City Centre Mirdif features Asian fusion which emanates from different culinary traditions starting off with Japengo presenting a mix of international cuisines with a strong Asian influence. As well, coconut-based Thai curries of Mango Tree Bistro and exquisitely presented Japanese maki rolls of Yo! Sushi. Famous to have a balanced mix of color, taste and shape in food, PF Chang’s and Duck King represent one of the most profound cuisines in the world, Chinese. For an Indian vibe with fragrant curries and tandoori-grilled meats, Tiffinbites, Zafran and Gazebo are the places to go to.