By Shane McGinley
Dubai outlet will be retailer’s third, following in steps of Shanghai, Hong Kong venues
British luxury retailer Alfred Dunhill will open its third
overseas restaurant in Dubai’s Jumeirah Emirates Towers in early 2012, the company
The launch of Alfie's Restaurant and Lounge is scheduled for
January 2012, to coincide with the opening of the company’s new Dunhill fashion
store in the same location.
The Dubai restaurant will be Dunhill’s first in the Middle
East and its third worldwide, following in the footsteps of existing venues in
Shanghai and Hong Kong.
“We are very excited about this new venture into one of
Dubai’s most iconic destinations,” said Nader Elmir, general manager of Alfred
Dunhill, Europe & Middle East.
Established in the 1890s in London, the company specialises
in luxury products for men, including clothing, jewellery and leather
goods. Alfred Dunhill operates nearly
220 stores worldwide.