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Popular chain of Chinese restaurants Chopsticks opens in the UAE


Featuring chef’s signature recipes and specialty teas


Dubai, 28th February, 2011: After its great success in Lebanon and KSA,Chopsticks, a popular chain of Chinese restaurants has arrived in the UAE with its first outlet in Dubai now open at TheDubai Mall.
Brought to the UAE, by Prime Hospitality, the popularity of Chopsticks has centered on the twin combinations of its fresh flavors, and great service, encompassed in an atmospheric dining experience.

The company plans to open two more restaurants soon, one in Sharjah and the other in Abu Dhabi.

"The opening of Chopsticks at The Dubai Mall is an important step towards realizing our plans in the region. We are keen on building strategic partnerships with F&B companies that can strengthen our position in the food and beverage industry, and showcase their brands in the region. With Chopsticks, we are confident that we can offer the dining experience that our guests are looking for," said Mr. Nawwaf Ghobash ofPrime Hospitality.

Located at the Star Atrium on the second floor of The Dubai Mall, Chopsticks can host 150 guests with a seating capacity of 75 seats indoors, and 80 outdoors overlooking the popular dancingDubai Mall Fountain.

Known for its distinctive trademarks of freshness, contemporary cooking styles and authentic ingredients, Chopsticks serves a traditional Chinese menu with a mix of chef’s signature dishes.

“We believe in offering our customers only the finest food in a warm and welcoming ambience resembling Asian culinary tradition at its best. That’s the recipe of Chopsticks’ success in the region. We are delighted to partner with a reputed company such as Prime Hospitality in bringing the flavors of Chopsticks to the UAE, which is a key market for the food and beverage industry. It is our firm belief that our selection of fare and high quality fresh ingredients will be a draw for the UAE residents as well,” said Mr. Rony Machaalany, President, Chopsticks, Lebanon.


The bill of fare has a lot to choose from, with numerous listings of fresh flavors in poultry, meats, vegetables and seafood. When it comes to fresh seafood, Chopsticks prides in itself for being one of the few Chinese restaurants in town that lets the customers choose their live crab or lobster and have it cooked to order.

About Prime Hospitality
Prime Hospitality was founded in 2009 with the intent to offer the region, a unique retail F&B experience, focusing on the best of food in a timeless atmosphere. For more information about Prime Hospitality, please visit:

About Chopsticks
Founded in 1998, Chopsticks is one of the most recognized Chinese restaurants in Lebanon with 13 locations in Lebanon and The Kingdome of Saudi Arabia. For more information about Chopsticks, please visit:

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Debanjana Chaudhuri ( M+971501851989 / )
Ashutosh Gupta (M+9715555088835 /
Sara Shamel (M +971 50 2939435 /




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