Jamie Oliver opening restaurant in Cyprus

Internationally-renowned British celebrity chef Jamie Oliver is set to open a restaurant in Cyprus and has already invited sector professionals to apply for a position at the new eatery.

According to an online ad for a Head Chef: “Jamie’s Italian will be launched in Cyprus by Avantage B&R Italian Restaurants Ltd that is related to Lysandros Ioannou and PHC Franchised Restaurants Public Ltd, the leader in Cyprus Restaurants, Cafes and Catering Industry with more than 90 outlets all over the Island”.

PHC operates brands such as Wagamama in Cyprus and Greece, Caffe Nero, Mediterraneo, Pizza Hut, KFC, Taco Bell, Derlicious and other local brands.

It has been reported that the restaurant’s first site will be located in Nicosia with more following in other cities.

Restaurateur, and media personality Oliver is known around the world for his food-focused television shows, cookbooks and, more recently, his global campaign for better food education.


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