By Sarah Jacotine
US casual dining chain continues GCC expansion with new outlets planned by Q2
Family owned and operated franchise restaurant group Five Guys has revealed plans for two new UAE outlets, due to open by Q2 2016.
The two new launches will represent the brand’s third Dubai location and first in Abu Dhabi, located in Jumeirah Beach Residences and in Marina Mall Abu Dhabi, respectively.
Founded in the US, burger and hot dog casual dining concept Five Guys has been focusing on expansion recently with several new markets targetted, including the UK, UAE and KSA.
Bill Peecher, vice president, Middle East Operations at Five Guys, commented: “We’re so pleased to be working with the constant support of our partner Rise LLC to bring Five Guys to the UAE. Our further expansion across the UAE underlines our positive positioning in the Middle East and we look forward to an exciting year ahead.”