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Ramada Plaza JBR dining outlets cited Awards finalists

Ramada Plaza Jumeirah Beach Residence, a premier hotel in Dubai’s prestigious leisure destination, announced that two of its dining outlets have been cited as finalists in the recently concluded What’s On Awards, honouring the best in leisure, entertainment and dining establishments in Dubai as voted by the public.

Fogueira Restaurant, the first Brazilian Churrascaria in Dubai, and Sama Lounge, the Arabic Terrace, were named among the final three restaurants in the awards’ ‘Favourite: The Americas’ and ‘Favourite: Middle Eastern’ Restaurants Over Dhs 400 categories respectively.

“We thank our loyal customers for their votes,” said Alper Can Bulcum, cluster general manager of Ramada Plaza Jumeirah Beach Residence and Ramada Sharjah. “We’re proud to have two of our dining outlets chosen as finalists for these prestigious awards, which further highlight our unwavering commitment to giving guests the highest standard of quality and the best dining experience possible. Congratulations are in order to our team for their relentless dedication, loyalty and support, which have made the citations possible,” Alper added.

Now on its second year of operation, Fogueira Restaurant was also cited as a finalist in the same category in 2013. The establishment is located on the 35th floor of the hotel with stunning views of Dubai Marina and Jumeirah Beach. It offers an all-you-can-eat Brazilian barbeque featuring endless cuts of meat with traditional appetizers and a salad bar. The authentic Brazilian dining experience at Fogueira is complemented with live entertainment and special Samba dance performances.

Sama Lounge, which was nominated for the first time this year, offers Arabic mezzes, mixed grill and delights and a wide selection of shishas and beverages. Also located on the 35th floor of Ramada Plaza Jumeirah Beach Residence, it is an ideal place to relax under the stars with a stunning view of the Palm Jumeirah.

Ramada Plaza Jumeirah Beach Residence is also home to Shores Restaurant, the property’s onsite all-day dining restaurant; The Lounge, the hotel’s coffee shop; and American-themed bar Speakeasy.