Summer lunch at M’s Grill, Le Meridien Dubai


For the summer luncheon we headed to M’s Beef & Seafood Bistro at Le Meridien Dubai Airport. The afternoon started with an amazing selection of canapés paired with Champaign. A very gourmet, very upmarket surf ’n turf menu was served for lunch and lots of fun all in between. Pass around Charcoal grill farmers bread […]

‘A Taste of Spain’ Lunch, Le Meridien, Abu Dhabi


For our last event before the summer break, Le Meridien Hotel in Abu Dhabi hosted a special Spanish lunch for us. Although the hotel does not have a Spanish outlet amongst its many restaurants, Executive Chef, Ramon Turmo, and Assistant Director of F&B, Oriol Munoz, both hail from Spain. At the suggestion of GM and […]

La Chaine des Rotisseurs 2nd Young Chef Competition


This year’s popularity of the Chaine competition was no surprise after the great success from last year’s 1st competition held here in the UAE.   16 competitors were competing at this prestigious black box competition at ICCA Dubai. At 12pm the competition briefing started headed by Chef Uwe with all chefs waiting with great anticipation […]

Maine Oyster Bar & Grill, Hilton Double Tree, JBR


On 22 February 2016, the UAE Bailliage was up for a treat at Maine Oyster Bar & Grill. Tucked away on the edge of Dubai’s sprawling coastline, is a restaurant devoid of any pretension or gimmickry. The seaside brasserie pays homage to the immortal charm of the state whose slogan is justly ‘The Way Life Should […]

COMING EVENTS … details to be confirmed

FOR YOUR 2016 CHAINE CALENDAR, HERE ARE DATES + EVENTS. PLEASE ALWAYS CHECK THE WEBSITE FOR ACCURATE INFORMATION. MARCH Sat 12th – A.DHABI – “Amador” Park Rotana MARCH Mon 21st – DUBAI – El Sur Spanish, Westin Hotel APRIL Sat 23rd – DUBAI – Four Seasons Dubai – Enthronization MAY Thu 19th – AL AIN, […]

Hakkasan, Emirates Palace Hotel, Abu Dhabi


Abu Dhabi held its first event of the year in the multi-award winning Hakkasan restaurant, situated in the spectacular Emirates Palace Hotel. Hakkasan specializes in modern Cantonese cuisine, and General Manager, Ivano Guastella along with Executive Chef de Cuisine, Lee Kok Hua, certainly gave us a wonderful evening. In pleasantly cool temperatures, guests were welcomed […]

Zest Garden, Al Ain Rotana, Al Ain


The delightful setting of Al Ain Rotana’s Zest Garden provided the perfect venue for our outdoor dîner amical, now that the cooler evenings have replaced the summer’s sweltering heat. Executive Chef Mirco Nocchetti with his talented kitchen team had prepared for us a superb and inspired experience of his native Umbrian cuisine, accompanied by a […]

Trader Vic’s, Beach Rotana Hotel, Abu Dhabi


The Bailliage of the UAE held its 22nd annual summer luncheon, continuing our long standing tradition with Trader Vic’s in Abu Dhabi. General Manager Nicolas Rey and his staff pulled out all the stops to make this another memorable event. We were welcomed with traditional Trader Vic’s cocktails, with a choice of 1944 MaiTai, or […]

World Chaîne Day

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The concept of a Chaîne Day started last year in Finland. The first day was organized on a national level in September 2014. This year the World Chaîne day is going global and will take place on 25 Sep, 2015. In honour of World Chaine Day on Friday September 25, the UAE Bailliage celebrates the […]

Qbara Restaurant, Wafi City, Dubai, 24 Aug, 2015


After a long summer break the UAE BAILLIAGE held it’s first Dinner Amical after the break at Qbara Restaurant Lounge & Bar on August 24, 2015. Qbara is known for its modern approach to quintessentially arabesque cuisine that follows authentic flavors and recipes presented with a creative, contemporary twist… The night started with a campaign […]

Mercure Grand Jebel Hafeet Al Ain Hotel


“We all had a great time!” …and this comment, by one of Al Ain members, seems to sum it up nicely. The spectacular setting of the Mercure Grand, at 915m above sea level near the top of Jebel Hafeet, was the venue for the last evening event before Ramadan and the summer break, and it […]

Rang Mahal, JW Marriott Marquis Hotel, Dubai


One of the most beautiful restaurants in Dubai, Rang Mahal, located on the 4th floor of JW Marriott Marquis Hotel, hosted May’s Chaine Dinner in Dubai. Once you enter the place, the vibrant colors makes you feel that you have been transported to India with all its diversity and tradition. Guests were treated with Champagne […]

Grand Chapitre Celebrating 35 years in the UAE

Friday, Apr 17 – Cocktail Reception at Armani Hotel, Dubai

Celebrating 35 years of the Chaine des Rotisseurs in the United Arab Emirates and the first anniversary of the unification of the National Bailliages of Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Al Ain, La Chaine des Rotisseurs Bailliage des Émirats Arabes Unis hosted a Grand Chapitre over 4 days of celebrations and the fantastic standards of hospitality the Arab world is renowned for.

Circo Restaurant, Intercontinental Hotel, Abu Dhabi


We held our latest event at Circo, another Abu Dhabi newcomer, having opened their doors towards the end of last year. With locations in New York and Las Vegas, Circo offers signature Tuscan dishes, with authentic recipes passed down through the generations of the Maccioni family who founded the restaurant. The dishes are served in […]

Acropolis Greek Restaurant, Le Meridien, Abu Dhabi


A relatively new restaurant on the Abu Dhabi scene, the Acropolis is set in the heart of the renowned Meridien Village. Executive Chef Patrick Van Velzen, and Acropolis Chef Valsamis Konstantinos, have together extensive experience in Greek cuisine. The mood was set with a special Anastasios Ouzo 12 Greek Mojito as the welcome drink, as […]