Chef Todd English’s visit to Abu Dhabi promises to be a culinary feast of Mediterranean flavours at Olives, Venetian Village
Todd English’s Olives restaurant, the acclaimed Italian Mediterranean gourmet concept by the celebrity American chef, Todd English, is an upscale outlet located at the Venetian Village, within the grounds of The Ritz – Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal.
From October 24 to 26 Todd English, will host various events with the media and diners at Olives. Gourmands will also get a chance to book a special dinner hosted by the chef himself on October 25 and 26.
The food at Olives brings together a selection of classic Italian and Mediterranean dishes reinvented through the innovative culinary approach that made Todd English famous across the Americas and beyond. During Todd’s visit there will be a special menu served which includes dishes such as ‘Lobster Tortellini’ ‘Duck Foie Gras’ ‘Chocolate Falling Cake’ a few mouth-watering dishes on the special menu during Todd’s visit. Diners will also be served plated appetizers to share and a selection of main dishes and desserts to choose from which will be served at the table, allowing guests to enjoy each dish at its fullest.
Excited for his second trip to the capital, Chef Todd English explains, “I am happy to be coming back to Abu Dhabi. It’s a melting pot of cultures and Olive’s has been so well received in the UAE, we have had a great year. My visit this time will have a special focus on introducing people to the basics of Mediterranean cooking. I’m looking forward to the cooking classes and meeting the foodies of the UAE.”
With Todd’s second visit preparations in full swing, the team at Olives is looking forward to bring the Mediterranean spirit to the capital with its food and hospitality.
Offers to enjoy during Todd English’s Visit
Tuesday 25th 2016
Lunch: 12pm – 3pm – cooking demo with Chef Todd – Set Menu, 3 course/ price 120++ AED including soft drinks
Gourmet dinner: 1900hrs / Price: 299++, 4 course, including grapes paring
Wednesday 26th 2015
Gourmet dinner: 1900hrs / Price: 299++, 4 course, including wine paring
Todd English’s Olives Restaurant
Venetian Village, within the grounds of The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal
Phone: 02 404 1941
About Venetian Village
The Venetian Village is a project by Abu Dhabi National Hotels (ADNH). Located within the grounds of The Ritz- Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal, the Venetian Village is Abu Dhabi’s newest dining destination.
The waterside development features six trend-setting restaurants showcasing an eclectic range of cuisines and gourmet concepts: Brasserie Flo – French cuisine; Inakaya – traditional Japanese robota-yaki restaurant; Todd English’s Olives – Italian Mediterranean restaurant with an American twist; Punjab Grill – fine dining Indian cuisine; Al Fanar – Emirati restaurant; Barfly by Buddha Bar – restaurant and supper club.
Each of the internationally renowned venues has its own distinct style and is set within an exquisite space inspired by the Renaissance architectural style of the city of Venice, Italy.