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Zaatar w Zeit Opens Up in Dubai Festival City

Dubai, UAE, January 19, 2015 – Cravia, the parent company of Cinnabon, Seattle’s Best Coffee, Zaatar w Zeit, The Steak Bar and Five Guys, has announced the opening of a new Zaatar w Zeit outlet located at Dubai Festival City. The latest addition to the popular Lebanese urban eatery’s portfolio is its fifteenth in the UAE.
“The popularity of Zaatar w Zeit continues to grow and we are delighted to be able to extend the very best in urban Lebanese dining to customers at Dubai Festival City. With this opening of our fifteenth outlet in the UAE, we are now more than just a high quality food and beverage offering in Dubai, we are a recognised lifestyle brand that is an essential part of the community. Our mission is to continue introducing Zaatar w Zeit into neighbourhoods and to bring the brand’s unique dining experience to even more customers,” said Mahmoud Harb, Director of Operations at Cravia.
Located facing the cinema, Zaatar w Zeit’s new Dubai Festival City outlet has capacity for 100 customers. With spacious and comfortable seating set in the brand’s new stylish revamped décor with modern wooden and metal interiors, Zaatar w Zeit’s enthusiastic staff members serve up a variety of signature wraps, delicious salads, platters and desserts in a welcoming and vibrant atmosphere.
Zaatar w Zeit’s impressive growth has been underpinned by increased recognition from industry accolades that include BBC Good Food Awards for ‘Best Middle Eastern Restaurant’ and a Retail Me Award for ‘Most Admired Retailer of the Year – Food Service’. In September this year the company was awarded the Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) certification, meaning that its operations fulfil the most stringent of standards relating to food safety.