The Capital Grill steakhouse at Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi formally announces the joining of Chef Daniel Vicente Antunes as the new Chef De Cuisine. A Portuguese national, Chef Daniel brings wealth of experience to the award-winning steakhouse (Abu Dhabi’s Favourite Steakhouse by What’s On Awards 2017).

With over 13 years of vast experience in French, Italian and Mediterranean cuisine, he has attained exposure across multiple countries such as USA, Switzerland, Spain, Portugal and Saudi Arabia. Having worked with Michelin Star Chefs across the Europe, Chef Daniel has already infused his culinary finesse and expertise into the steakhouse in pursuit of taking it to a whole new level in the city. Chef Daniel’s strength lies in keeping an eye on the dynamic culinary scene of Abu Dhabi and beyond.

“Let me take you on a memorable culinary journey at Abu Dhabi’s favourite steakhouse” quoted Chef Daniel Vicente Antunes.

The Capital Grill at Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi is a lifestyle steakhouse inspired by unmatched quality and serves an impressive selection of premium aged meat cuts from the farms of US, Australia and Ireland. The signature steaks namely, Australian Wagyu, Irish John Stone and Black Angus Tenderloin bring out an incredible culinary style at the restaurant where the dishes are prepared live in front of the guests’ eyes. It wouldn’t be wrong to call this place “A Paradise for meat lovers and connoisseurs who deserve high quality food”.

The chic restaurant features an open plan show kitchen adjacent to a lounge area for enjoying pre and post cocktails in a smoke-free setting. The steakhouse is spacious, exquisite, warm and modern with a “Private Dining” section for small social gatherings and intimate dinners where luxury, space and privacy comes second to none.


More news from Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi

Dusit Thani has always been an epicenter of culinary innovations, happenings and activities in Abu Dhabi. The hotel is also excited about the launch of its upcoming Indian restaurant concept, “Namak” by Chef Kunal Kapur, India’s renowned TV host and celebrity Chef. Stay tuned for many more interesting Food & Beverage projects at Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi.


About Dusit International

Dusit International was founded in 1948 by Honorary Chairperson Thanpuying Chanut Piyaoui, whose first hotel was the Princess on Bangkok's Charoenkrung Road. Today the company is a leader in hotel management, franchising and education and comprises a unique international portfolio of distinctive hotels and resorts operating under four brands: Dusit Thani, dusitD2, Dusit Princess and Dusit Devarana.

The company currently operates 29 properties worldwide and has over 50 confirmed projects in the pipeline in key destinations such as Australia, Bhutan, China, Indonesia, Kenya, Myanmar, Oman, Philippines, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Thailand, Turkey, and UAE.

Dusit International also operates the signature Devarana Spa and has a fast-growing Education Division. The latter, established in 1993, comprises Dusit Thani College, which offers vocational and postgraduate hospitality degrees at campuses in Bangkok and Pattaya; and Le Cordon Bleu Dusit Culinary School.

In 2018 Dusit will open the pioneering Dusit Hospitality Management College, a unique fully integrated hospitality school and hotel in Manila, Philippines.


Source: PRCO