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Inside Clé Dubai’s star-studded launch party

Guests included Paris Hilton, Khloe Kardashian, Victoria’s Secret model Alessandra Ambrosio, Sports Illustrated model Irina Shayk and rapper Akon.

Inside Clé Dubai’s star-studded launch party
Clé Dubai opened its doors on Saturday, October 11 to over a thousand guests with a buzzing launch party filled with international celebrities.
Inside Clé Dubai’s star-studded launch party
The Hilton sisters, Paris and Nicky were in attendance, along with American television personality Khloe Kardashian; Victoria’s Secret model Alessandra Ambrosio, Sports Illustrated model Irina Shayk as well as rapper Akon.
Inside Clé Dubai’s star-studded launch party
The celebrities walked the black carpet at the launch of Michelin-starred chef Greg Malouf’s restaurant featuring contemporary Middle Eastern cuisine.
Inside Clé Dubai’s star-studded launch party
Clé Dubai, located at the Al Fattan Currency House in Dubai’s International Financial District, features Malouf’s award-winning culinary offerings of Middle Eastern fusion.
Inside Clé Dubai’s star-studded launch party
The huge venue also features a luxurious bar and lounge offering, VIP area and an alfresco terrace with a view of the Burj Khalifa.
Inside Clé Dubai’s star-studded launch party
The space can cater to over 300 people comfortably seated or in excess of 1,000 in pure standing capacity.
Inside Clé Dubai’s star-studded launch party
The launch party was also attended by Bollywood celebrities including Hrithik Roshan, Dino Morea, Nargis Fakhri, Esha Gupta, and Fardeen Khan and local personalities.
Inside Clé Dubai’s star-studded launch party
Guests were all treated to a surprise number by Cirque Eloize, a performing group in contemporary circus arts.
Inside Clé Dubai’s star-studded launch party
Guests sampled all the dishes from the menu and an array of cocktails created by the international mixologists.
Inside Clé Dubai’s star-studded launch party
Clé Dubai is designed to cater to a revolving array of art, sculpture, music and live performances. Its maze-like corners and multiple sections can be readily shaped to the needs of the guests from formal dining to private areas for special functions.
Inside Clé Dubai’s star-studded launch party
“The support that we received from our friends who’ve made this launch a resounding success is overwhelming. Our sincerest gratitude goes out to all of you especially to those who travelled from different parts of the world to join us,” said Duncan Fraser-Smith, CEO of Global Hospitality Limited, the company behind the concept of Clé Dubai.
Inside Clé Dubai’s star-studded launch party
“We can assure you that this is just the beginning. We’ve got more surprises in store,” he added.
Inside Clé Dubai’s star-studded launch party
On the night of the launch, the owners also revealed their plans to expand in Asia, Europe and Australia in the coming years.
Inside Clé Dubai’s star-studded launch party
Clé Dubai is officially opening to the public today, Monday October 13. It is operating seven days a week from 12:00noon to 2:00am. A la carte lunch is served from 12:00pm to 3:00pm; mezze from 3:00pm to 7:00pm; and dinner from 7:00pm to 11:30pm.
Inside Clé Dubai’s star-studded launch party
While in Dubai, Paris Hilton documented her trip through an array of Instagram pictures.
Inside Clé Dubai’s star-studded launch party
From her flight on Emirates Airways, to posing with her little sister.
Inside Clé Dubai’s star-studded launch party
The Hilton Sisters went shopping in Jumeirah’s Studio 8
Inside Clé Dubai’s star-studded launch party
And of course the infamous Camel shots...
Inside Clé Dubai’s star-studded launch party
… when in Dubai.