If you enjoy going to the Movies as I do than the below news will probably excite you a bit.
Sitting at the helm of luxury cinema in the Middle East, VOX Cinemas is now looking to reinvent the concept by offering guests the chance to combine two of the world’s greatest passions – film and fine food. ‘VOX THEATRE by Rhodes’ will stay true to delivering the most innovative and customer-focused luxury cinema experiences while also presenting movie lovers with a full food and beverage menu prepared exclusively for VOX Cinemas by legendary Chef Gary Rhodes.
Chef, restaurateur, celebrity and author, Chef Gary Rhodes is a British Chef with five restaurants around the world. Famed for his mastery of ‘Great British Classics’ truly setting him apart, his restaurants have won him a constellation of Michelin stars and the worldwide recognition as ‘The Chef’s Chef’. Chef Gary has cooked on almost every continent for royalty, prime ministers, presidents, and a galaxy of stars in between. He has cooked on the QE2 and the Orient Express. He has achieved many personal ambitions including cooking for Princess Diana, the Jordan Formula One team, the British team at Le Mans, and his beloved Manchester United Football Club. More recently Chef Gary has been invited to British Embassies by the UK Government to cook all over the globe, including Tokyo Japan, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia, Bangkok Thailand, Auckland New Zealand and in the UAE. In 2006 Chef Gary was honoured with an OBE, undoubtedly the highlight of his career, being recognized for services to the British culinary world.
Commenting on his involvement in this concept, Chef Gary commented: “’VOX THEATRE by Rhodes’ is an exciting new marriage and challenge that we hope to turn into a culinary taste that blends and compliments the movie experience VOX Cinemas has always been known to offer and now adding a new venture that I feel proud to be part of. ‘VOX THEATRE by Rhodes’ will create a ‘premiere’ of EAT classics for all, as well as new flavours to partner the main event – the movie.”
VOX Cinemas, the dedicated cinema arm of Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East and North Africa, has revealed plans to launch ‘VOX THEATRE by Rhodes’, an entirely new luxury cinema which will be the first concept of its kind in the Middle East. Partnering with Chef Gary Rhodes, this new concept is believed to be a world first, combining the best in cinema entertainment with a menu created by a Michelin star Chef, prepared by in house chefs who are all trained to meet the internationally renowned Rhodes’ standard.
‘VOX THEATRE by Rhodes’ will introduce new levels of luxury providing cinema goers with a chance to indulge in unsurpassed VIP treatment and levels of service from exclusive lounge areas with stunning interior design and furnishings to interactive cinema seats and table service. The new VOX Cinemas concept is planned to open in Mall of the Emirates (Dubai), Yas Mall (Abu Dhabi) and Nation Towers (Abu Dhabi) in 2015.