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Luxury Dining Destination: 

Pierre's TT

September 15 2023

Legendary chef Pierre Gagnaire and his Chef de Cuisine, Mathieu Balbino satisfies anyone’s desire for haute cuisine at his celebrated restaurant in InterContinental Dubai Festival City.

“We’ll take Pierre’s TT to the next level” following Gault&Millau UAE win

June 22 2023

InterContinental Dubai Festival City celebrated Pierre’s TT being awarded two toques by Gault&Millau UAE and Hervé Lorit being named Restaurant Manager of the Year.

Gault&Millau UAE 2023 Awards: Hervé Lorit is Restaurant Manager of the Year

April 28, 2023

An experienced manager, Hervé Lorit is now the two-time winner of this award. He runs the operations at Pierre’s TT in Dubai Festival City, which has held two toques for two years, and is the Dubai outpost of legendary chef Pierre Gagnaire’s stable of restaurants.


Pierre's TT


Joyfully ostentatious décor, a modern bistro vibe and a delightful setting overlooking Dubai Creek make this is a great spot for a night out – come on a Wednesday for live jazz

Three Michelin-starred chef Pierre Gagnaire returning to Dubai in November

Novemeber 9 2022

Between November 15 and 19, InterContinental Dubai Festival City will be hosting three Michelin-starred Chef Pierre Gagnaire, the chef of world fame from France. Chef Pierre will be visiting his restaurant...

Kitchen quickfire with Matthieu Balbino of Pierre’s TT

September 24, 2022

Having trained in some of Europe’s top kitchens, French chef Matthieu Balbino came to the UAE in 2017 to head up the kitchen of legendary French chef Pierre Gagniere. Today, Pierre’s TT at the Intercontinental Dubai Festival...

FACT meets Chef Pierre Gagnaire in Dubai

February 4, 2020

FACT caught up with the culinary maestro at Pierre’s Bistro & Bar at the InterContinental Hotel Dubai Festival City. What is the perfect recipe to launching a restaurant in Dubai…In Dubai, like anywhere else, you... 

18 of the best French restaurants

in Dubai

July 14 2023

From fine dining dishes finished with finesse to cosy patisseries and bistros filled with hearty French comfort food… Whether you’re eating hearty, comforting dishes like you’re in the snow-capped mountains of the Alps..

Gault & Millau

Pierre's TT 

April 28 2023

Gault&Millau legend Pierre Gagnaire has been a fixture in the Dubai dining scene for a decade.Before launching Pierre’s TT, he had the ultra-high-end destination Reflets and a more casual patisserie named ...

Middle East's Best Fine Dining Hotel Restaurant 2022

January 19 2023

And the winner is ... World Culinary Awards 2022 Winner Pierre's TT @ InterContinental Dubai Festival City


Dubai: For Pierre Gagnaire, food is all about emotions GUIDE: Pierre's TT

December 13 2022

As we walk into the understated yet luxe Pierre’s TT one balmy afternoon, we are greeted by its resident patron — an indolent brass tortoise. The elegantly set restaurant in stylish hues of pink and green is languid..

Decadent French menu curated by three Michelin-starred Chef Pierre Gagnaire

October 13 2022

Make a beeline for a one-of-a-kind French gastronomic journey starring an eclectic array of French delicacies by the brilliant duo, three Michelin-starred Chef Pierre Gagnaire and his Chef de Cuisine, Mathieu Balbino. 

Pierre’s Hervé Lorit on what it takes to be an award-winning restaurant manager

June 24 2022

When Hervé Lorit took his seat following his award-win at the first Gault&Millau UAE Gala, he was overcome with emotion. An entire career in F&B, first in kitchens before moving front of house, had led up to that point...


Pierre’s TT


Where once sat the multi-award-winning Reflets Par Pierre Gagnaire, all thousand thread count tablecloths and endless plates of tweezered flourishes , is now a more casual Pierre’s TT...

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