Jeddah- Fakieh Leisure and Entertainment Group -Tarfeeh Fakieh, the Kingdome’s leading provider of Leisure, entertainment and edutainment continues to expand its growing portfolio in Jeddah with the opening of Nobu Branch, the world’s most recognized Japanese restaurant, known for its innovative new-style cuisine.
The new Nobu Jeddah is part of an expansion of the Nobu brand in Saudi Arabia - founded by chef Nobu Matsuhisa, Robert De Niro and Meir Teper - in partnership with Fakieh Leisure and Entertainment Group, Tarfeeh Fakieh.
Located on the popular Jeddah Corniche where many restaurants, cafes, as well as entertainment and artistic centers at the heart of Al Nawras Resort, the most iconic resort in Jeddah overlooking the Jeddah Corniche, the newest member of the beautiful island will not only bring the fabulous menu to the beachfront, but will also offer an elevated casual dining experience with stunning sea views.
Nobu, which is named after its head-chef Nobuyuki Matsuhisa (Nobu-san), owes its worldwide success to the high-quality, fresh ingredients and the unique concept of the fusion of Japanese and South-American cuisine.
Commenting on the new restaurant, Mr. Jamil Attar, CEO of Tarfeeh Fakieh said: "We are so proud to unveil the signature Nobu Restaurant here in Jeddah and provide a renowned dining experience for locals and visitors on the seaside."
Attar added, "Jeddah is home to world-class dining, and we are pleased to offer a spirited take on the signature Nobu experience within a warm and sophisticated atmosphere."
He also stated that the Nobu restaurant is decorated with a modern design in its prime location on the Jeddah Corniche, providing an unprecedented wonderful view of the Red Sea.
For his part, Mr. Matsuhisa, the chef in charge of the kitchen and the main partner of Nobu restaurant, said: “We are excited to take this next step in our growing partnership with Tarfeeh Fakieh.”
Matsuhisa, who is looking forward to new challenges and adventures with the opening of Nobu Restaurant in Jeddah, added: “Guests of the restaurant will enjoy the traditional dishes offered by Nobu chain restaurants around the world, along with Japanese cuisine. Contemporary prepared by a team of chefs from around the world.”
He stressed the keenness of Tarfeeh Fakieh of operating the restaurant to maintain the international standards for which Nobu restaurants are famous around the world, in both cooking and guest service.