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In pictures: Indian concept Khyber open its doors in Dukes Dubai on the Palm Jumeirah

Khyber, a brand-new fine dining Indian restaurant, is opening on Palm Jumeirah on Tuesday July 25.

In pictures: Indian concept Khyber open its doors in Dukes Dubai on the Palm Jumeirah
Award-winning Indian restaurant Khyber opened its doors in Dukes Dubai on the Palm Jumeirah this Tuesday.
In pictures: Indian concept Khyber open its doors in Dukes Dubai on the Palm Jumeirah
The Mumbai-based fine dining concept, which will serve traditional northern Indian cuisine, is located on the 15th floor of the recently-opened hotel. It will overlook a 180-degree view of the Dubai Marina skyline and the Burj Al Arab.
In pictures: Indian concept Khyber open its doors in Dukes Dubai on the Palm Jumeirah
The Dubai venue is the first of its kind to open outside of its native Mumbai, where it is a favourite among celebrities such as Amir Khan, Sir Paul McCartney, Richard Gere and Demi Moore. The Kuwait royal family is also said to be a regular at the restaurant.
In pictures: Indian concept Khyber open its doors in Dukes Dubai on the Palm Jumeirah
In pictures: Indian concept Khyber open its doors in Dukes Dubai on the Palm Jumeirah
“Khyber is an iconic name, anybody who talks about Mumbai, knows about our restaurant and Dukes Dubai is the only venue that can recreate its splendour; the hotel is palatial, regal and looks magnificent,” said Khyber owner Sudheer Bahl.
In pictures: Indian concept Khyber open its doors in Dukes Dubai on the Palm Jumeirah
The Dubai restaurant will have a capacity of up to 162 guests, including 40 diners on the terrace. Khyber will boast a live cooking station and numerous private dining options.
In pictures: Indian concept Khyber open its doors in Dukes Dubai on the Palm Jumeirah
In pictures: Indian concept Khyber open its doors in Dukes Dubai on the Palm Jumeirah
Highlights from its menu include Tandoori Raan, a tender leg of baby lamb cooked in a clay oven, Makai ki Tikki, corn patties, Five Grains Tandoori Roti, a wholewheat bread cooked in the tandoor and Hara Masala Pomfret, whole pomfret stuffed with mild coconut and coriander chutney. The menu also features nine different types of roti bread.
In pictures: Indian concept Khyber open its doors in Dukes Dubai on the Palm Jumeirah
Aesthetically, the new Dubai restaurant will feature the same ethnic style as the flagship Khyber restaurant.
In pictures: Indian concept Khyber open its doors in Dukes Dubai on the Palm Jumeirah
Suheer and Rashmi Bahl, Khyber Restaurant Grand Launch, Dukes Dubai, Palm Jumeirah.