Majid Al Futtaim Malls and Time Out Dubai Reveal Winners of Love Food Awards 2021
Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia has announced the winners of the 2021 Love Food Awards in collaboration with leading F&B publication, Time Out Dubai.
The winners were decided through a mass voting campaign which included 23,187 customers voting, a total of 301,431 votes across the different categories. The awards sought to crown the favourite mall dining concepts in different categories across Majid Al Futtaim’s malls in the UAE such as Mall of the Emirates and all of City Centres, as decided by foodies and food connoisseurs across the emirates.
Here are the Majid Al Futtaim shopping mall eats that were rated as the best in each category:
- Favourite American Restaurant: Buffalo Wild Wings
- Favourite Asian Restaurant: P.F. Chang’s
- Favourite Café: Bateel Café
- Favourite Coffee Spot: % Arabica
- Favourite European Restaurant: Paul Café
- Favourite Family Restaurant: The Cheesecake Factory
- Favourite Fast-Food Restaurant: McDonald’s
- Favourite Healthy Restaurant: The Açai Spot
- Favourite Home-grown Restaurant: Parker’s
- Favourite Indian Restaurant: Gazebo
- Favourite Japanese Restaurant: Sushi Art
- Favourite Middle Eastern Restaurant: Leila
- Favourite Sweet Treat spot: Baskin-Robbins
Majid Al Futtaim’s destinations are filled with diverse and distinctive dining experiences and include international cuisines from around the world in the form of big-chain all-time favourites to specialist coffee shops, kid-pleasing family-friendly eateries as well as original home-grown brands.
About Majid Al Futtaim
Founded in 1992, Majid Al Futtaim is the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia.
A remarkable business success story, Majid Al Futtaim started from one man’s vision to transform the face of shopping, entertainment and leisure to ‘create great moments for everyone, every day’. It has since grown into one of the United Arab Emirates’ most respected and successful businesses spanning 16 international markets, employing more than 44,000 people, and obtaining the highest credit rating (BBB) among privately-held corporates in the region.
Majid Al Futtaim owns and operates 27 shopping malls, 13 hotels and four mixed-use communities, with further developments underway in the region. The shopping malls portfolio includes Mall of the Emirates, Mall of Egypt, City Centre malls, My City Centre neighbourhood centres, and four community malls which are in joint venture with the Government of Sharjah. The Company is the exclusive franchisee for Carrefour in a number of markets across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, operating a portfolio of more than 300 outlets.
Majid Al Futtaim operates more than 500 VOX Cinemas screens and 37 Magic Planet family entertainment centres across the region, in addition to iconic leisure and entertainment facilities such as Ski Dubai, iFly Dubai and Ski Egypt, among others. The Company is parent to the consumer finance company ‘Najm’, and a Fashion and Home retail business representing international brands such as Abercrombie & Fitch, AllSaints, lululemon athletica, Crate & Barrel and Maisons du Monde. In addition, Majid Al Futtaim operates Enova, a facility and energy management company, through a joint venture operation with Veolia, a global leader in optimised environment resource management. The Company also owns the rights to The LEGO Store and American Girl in the Middle East.