‘Zyng’ at Ibn Battuta mall dishes Pan Asian cuisine to welcome the cool winters
Zyng restaurant, launched by ETA STAR Retail, the retail arm of ETA Ascon aims to address the Pan Asian food connoisseurs by serving Chinese, Japanese, Thai, Vietnamese, Singaporean and Korean cuisines. Zyng was recently opened within the China Court at the Ibn Battuta Mall. Zyng has outlets all over America and Canada.
The restaurant is designed in an Asian-inspired, stylish, vibrant market atmosphere, with attractive colours, sounds and aromas permeating throughout the casual dining restaurant. Consumers can choose from the large and diverse selection of appetizers - dumplings, spring rolls, noodle salads, soup bowls and a variety of specialty meal-in-bowls including the world’s best Pad Thai, the Zyngapore noodles, Zyng peanut toss as well as other favourites.
“ETA Ascon has been on the forefront of many unique initiatives within the country and overseas, whether it is real estate, cement, engineering, construction among other interests. ETA is delighted to provide the consumers with this unique experience in UAE, through Zyng,” said Mr. Ahmed Salahuddin, Director Star Retail.
“Zyng cannot be classified under any of the existing headings. The restaurant is a new experience in casual dining. Zyng means noodle dishes of all types, meals in bowls inspired by the cuisines of these Asian countries, each as appealing to the eye, as they are flavourful to the palate. Zyng signifies fresh, light, healthy, nutritious and delicious meals at reasonable prices,” said Mr. Fazle A. Naqvi, General Manager, ETA Star Retail.
“An open kitchen with a Teppan Grill is the center stage for the noodles loving people of China, Japan, Thailand, Vietnam, Singapore and Korea. The consumers can also create their own bowl masterpiece by selecting from amongst our many noodles or rice choices, delightful dozen sauces, our fifteen Asian and domestic vegetables, and topping it all off with their choice of chicken, shrimp, tofu or zoya,” added Chef A.K. Solanki.
Chef Solanki comes to Zyng with a rich, varied experience in India. Before his assignment at Zyng, he was the Chef-de-partie at The Oberoi, Hyderabad and then was the R&D head for Barista Coffee for India.
STAR Retail is part of the US$1.8 billion ETA ASCON Group with over 30,000 employees, the group has interests in areas such as construction, engineering and maintenance, automobiles, manufacturing, bulk commodity trading and shipping, fashion, consumer products, retail and industrial products.
Emirates Trading Agency-Associated Constructions and Investments (ETA ASCON) Co. L.L.C. are a multinational and diversified Group established in 1973 as a joint venture under UAE’s Abdulla Al Ghurair Group. ETA-ASCON has built an enviable reputation for quality, service and cost-effective technological capability. Headquartered in Dubai, the Group network undertakes construction, contracting and infrastructure project work in several countries, having 23 branches and associate offices worldwide. Areas of expertise include Engineering, Contracting, Construction, Manufacturing, Trading, Shipping, Transportation, Jewellery, Travel, Consumer Electronics, Recycling, Automobiles, Building Maintenance, Information Technology, Human Resources Management and Real Estate. The Group's consolidated sales for the year ending 2003 were in excess of USD 1.5 billion. For more information, please visit www.eta-ascon.com.