DUBAI WELCOMES ITS FIRST CALIFORNIAN MEXICAN CONCEPT RESTAURANT
Señor Pico opens at West Beach on The Palm Jumeirah
Dubai, UAE, 9th November 2020: The iconic Palm Jumeirah is now home to Señor Pico, Dubai’s first restaurant to dish out Mexican-Early Californian cuisine. Rooted in rich Californian history and the delicious flavors from Mexico, Señor Pico serves some memorable fusion fare, signature cocktails, and an inviting casual atmosphere to over 16 million travellers that visit the destination each year.
With colourful interiors and unparalleled beachfront views, Señor Pico’s menu features reimagined classics and new favorites – all with a vibrant and spicy streak. Aromatic spices, key ingredients and flavours, “chiles” and avocados are sourced from Jalisco and Michoacan states of Mexico, ensuring authentic flavours to tantalize your tastebuds.
From hearty torta sandwiches and tacos árabes to seasoned vertical rotisserie meats and crispy cheese quesadillas, dining at Señor Pico offers a true exploration of California Mexican cuisine. Indulge in some of the signature dishes such as Lamb Pastor, succulent Lamb shoulder layered with onions marinated for 48 hours, Pico Chicken which is a stand-up marinated chicken with adobo, cumin, coriander lime juice, a few Señor Pico’s secret ingredients and of course, the cheese crusted quesadilla which has a special cheese blend of Oaxaca, Monterey Jack, white cheddar and the restaurant’s signature Cotija crust served with roasted poblano chile salsa on corn tortilla.
Manuel Gastelum, Señor Pico – General Manager said: “We are proud and happy to bring our unique Mexican beachfront dining concept to the dazzling emirate. Located on the west beach boardwalk of the Palm Jumeirah, Señor Pico offeris some traditional Mexican dishes with an early Californian influence that focuses on fresh and healthier ingredients.”
“Guests can enjoy idyllic sunsets, all backed by lively rhythms and relaxed vibes. We cannot wait to welcome our guests with a charming “Bienvenidos” and show them the true Señor Pico experience. You will never leave thirsty!”
New to Dubai, the legendary restaurant concept first opened in San Francisco in 1964. Created by world-famous Victor ‘Trader Vic’ Bergeron, Señor Pico was inspired by Bergeron’s travels to Mexico, where he explored the culture and experienced it’s fresh and vivid dishes. Those flavours coupled with the historic influence of California cuisine evoked a passion for multiculturism that is still celebrated today.
The signature centrepiece of the restaurant is a vibrant open kitchen, with the welcoming aroma of freshly cooked tortillas and a live Pastor rotisserie, giving guests a front row seat to all the action. The restaurant promises a treat for all the senses, where diners cannot only taste the delicious food, but also feast their eyes on the Instagrammable interiors as they revel in the cool breeze.
For those on the hunt for an easy breezy day by the beach, Señor Pico has opened its doors from 9th November and will be welcoming all guests from Sunday to Saturday between 12:00 p.m – 12:00 a.m. The ambiance at the restaurant creates a vibrant energy that guests will feel as soon as they walk through the door. Life at Señor Pico is muy, muy buena! bien!
For more information and reservations, please visit WWW.SENORPICO.COM/THEPALM or call 045 68 2502