Chili’s new branch in City Center Al Zahia, Sharjah, UAE. Image Credit: Chili’s

Food Innovation Company, the exclusive franchisee for Chili's in Bahrain, is excited to announce the upcoming opening of its first UAE branch at City Center Al Zahia in Sharjah, scheduled for June 2024. Originating from Bahrain, Food Innovation Company is a prominent leader in the F&B sector.

The acquisition of the franchise rights for Chili's in the UAE and Oman marks a significant expansion of its influence in the region. As part of its strategic growth, Food Innovation Company plans to further extend its footprint in the UAE with additional Chili’s locations soon in Al Ain and Abu Dhabi. The company, already operating successful Chili's and Subway chains in Bahrain, aims to replicate this success in the UAE and beyond.

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Ramy Mahmoud, Director of Operations for Food Innovation Company, expressed his excitement about this milestone: "We are delighted to bring the beloved Chili’s dining experience to City Center Al Zahia. This new branch represents our ongoing commitment to providing exceptional culinary options to our customers in the UAE, Oman, and Bahrain. We are eagerly anticipating the opening and look forward to welcoming diners. Our focus is on creating inviting and enjoyable dining experiences for all our guests. We are committed to developing our workforce and supplier network, which plays a crucial role in contributing to the UAE’s national economy. We are excited to open our doors in Sharjah and invite everyone to join us for a memorable dining experience."

Currently under construction, the new Chili's at City Center Al Zahia is designed to the latest construction standards, featuring a contemporary ambiance and a spacious layout of approximately 400 square meters. The grand opening is set for June 2024 and promises to bring the signature Chili's atmosphere to Sharjah. Stay tuned for more updates and sneak peeks as we approach the grand opening!