Maharaja by Vineet at Mövenpick Hotel Al Khobar has been crowned the “Best Indian Restaurant” in the inaugural Food and Travel Awards in Saudi Arabia. The awards were met with huge enthusiasm by the industry, which considers them an expression of its constant need to strive for excellence, the key to success in such a service-based industry.
Maharaja by Vineet, which serves Indian food with a contemporary twist, won the majority of votes cast by both the public and an independent panel of experts over the past years. The awards are designed to discover the best restaurants and encourage overall excellence, commitment and consistency across the industry. The large number of votes cast (over 263,000) is also a testament to the depth and quality of the region’s flourishing hospitality industry, confirming the GCC’s place on the worldwide culinary and tourism map.
About Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts:
Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts, an international upscale hotel management company with over 16,000 staff members, is represented in 24 countries with 83 hotels, resorts and Nile cruisers currently in operation. Around 20 properties are planned or under construction, including those in Chiang Mai (Thailand), Bali (Indonesia) and Marrakech (Morocco).
Focusing on expanding within its core markets of Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Asia, Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts specialises in business and conference hotels, as well as holiday resorts, all reflecting a sense of place and respect for their local communities. Of Swiss heritage and with headquarters in central Switzerland (Baar), Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts is passionate about delivering premium service and culinary enjoyment – all with a personal touch. Committed to supporting sustainable environments, Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has become the most Green Globe-certified hotel company in the world.
The hotel company is owned by Mövenpick Holding (66.7%) and the Kingdom Group (33.3%). For more information, please visit www.moevenpick-hotels.com/en/.