Dubai will get Jamie Oliver

Tuesday May 17 2011

A deal has been struck with British celebrity chef Jamie Oliver to open his first international restaurant in Dubai.

The Dubai based Al Futtaim Group Real Estate has struck the deal, which will see Jamie taking his famous cooking style to Festival City.

The restaurant, to be known as Jamie`s Italian, will be a 290 seater.

The celebrity chef already has fifteen outlets in the UK but this will be his first foray into the international arena.

The restaurant, is scheduled to open in late November at the Festival Centre Canal Walk in Dubai Festival City.