Bateel International is delighted to announce the opening of Café Bateel in the prestigious retail and residential Olaya district of Riyadh. Drawing on its heritage and rich tradition of Arabian hospitality, the expansive new venue is the largest café in the global Bateel portfolio, covering almost 9,000 square feet and seating up to 350 guests. The elegantly designed café also features an impressive rooftop terrace for al fresco dining with a spectacular view.
Culinary discovery is at the heart of the Café Bateel experience. Serving gourmet food and beverages, the new café will provide unrivalled offerings, whether for a healthy breakfast, light lunch, or wholesome dinner, all delivered through sophisticated and unobtrusive service in a warm and inviting setting.
Spencer Ayers, General Manager, Café Bateel comments: “We are proud to introduce Café Bateel Olaya, to the residents in Riyadh. Our team has travelled around the world for the finest ingredients and we are looking forward to introducing exceptional ‘Mediterranean fare, curated by Bateel’ to food connoisseurs in the city. The café showcases a fabulous new and luxurious design, well-suited for hosting grand occasions, such as weddings and other high-profile gatherings.”
Centrally located in the heart of Riyadh, the new café is situated in the prominent Olaya neighborhood, next to iconic landmarks including the Al Faisaliyah Center and the Kingdom Centre. The prime and admired location is perfectly suited for the premium Café Bateel brand and is accessible for residents in the distinguished community as well as those in the neighboring office towers.
This latest opening is the second Café Bateel to launch in Riyadh, with the first located nearby on the renowned Tahlia Street, and is a significant milestone in Bateel’s history. Dr. Ata Atmar, Managing Director, Bateel International adds: “This expansion in Riyadh marks the start of an important year of growth for Bateel, which in 2016 will be celebrating an impressive 25 years since the launch of its first boutique.” Now an established name for the finest gourmet experiences, Bateel promises guests around the world a consistent commitment to excellence and culinary innovation upon every visit.