When it comes to food, trust the Arabs to do it better than most people do and ‘Marhaba’ the new Arabian restaurant at the Grand Sarovar Premiere is fitting tribute to this food story. ‘Marhaba’ was launched with great fanfare amidst the presence of celebrities, socialites and corporate head honchos.
Anchor and model Alisha Walia was among the early birds and was accompanied by her mother. Sofia Hayat relished the various delicacies on offer which included the fattoush, dajaj abzar and samak shistaouk. Larra Shah came straight from work and was thoroughly enjoying the singing by Viveck Shettyy. Sameer Dharmadhikari also made a rare appearance after a long time.
Manmeet Gulzar was accompanied by his wife Karishma and were cosy twosome right through the evening. Kishwar Merchant was also in great spirits and took a great fancy for the rich spread of desserts. Also spotted was Anita Hassnandani digging into some delicious Paneer Shistaouk amidst the backdrop of free flowing waterfalls and great Arabic music.
Bob Brahmabhatt waxed eloquent on the legendary Dev Anand Sahab almost and also enacting his favorite scenes which had the guests in splits. Umaesh Pherwani looked fit as a fiddle. Ajoy Balakrishna, General Manager, The Grand Sarovar Premiere ensured all guests were well taken care of and attended to each of them personally.
This open air Arabic restaurant offers the most romantic setting and a whole new food experience to its customers. So if you are looking for great Arabic cuisine with exotic wines n cocktails and lipsmacking desserts, ‘Marhaba’ is the place to be this weekend.