Andy Waters Opens New Restaurant at Resorts World Birmingham

30th November 2015

Waters restaurant interior Top Midlands chef Andy Waters has opened his brand new venture, Waters Restaurant at Resorts World Birmingham, Europe’s first large scale resort destination. Waters Restaurant is situated adjacent to the cinema and near to the High Line New York Bar and Lounge and the Bottega Prosecco Bar and will serve classic British and French dishes with a twist that has become associated with Andy Waters approach to cooking. The restaurant is open seven days a week and have 65 covers and alongside the main menu, a 2-course menu rapide for £14.95 will be available at lunchtime and early evening. The opening of the Waters Restaurant at Resorts World Birmingham further adds to the range of dining available at the resort and will complement the options for visitors to the complex including those on business and staying at the Genting Hotel and for delegates using the VOX conference centre. Commenting on the new venture Andy Waters said “I am really excited to be part of Resorts World Birmingham. It is a fantastic complex and our location puts us at the heart of the leisure offer.” “My aim for the restaurant is simple, to serve food that is created with care and served in comfortable and friendly surroundings. I want everyone to feel welcome when they come through the door and leave with a smile on their face”. Peter Brooks President and Chief Operating Officer of Genting UK who own and operate Resorts World Birmingham said; “I am delighted that we have been able to persuade Andy Waters to join us at Resorts World Birmingham. Andy one of the most innovative and talented chefs in the country and rightly enjoys a long standing reputation for serving the highest quality food that over the years has resulted in him winning numerous accolades and a strong following. “Andy Waters will add a new dimension to the resort’s dining experiences and I am delighted that Andy and his team have joined the Resorts World Birmingham family.” Andy Waters made his mark on the UK’s restaurant landscape when he won a Michelin Star in 2002 within six months of opening his restaurant, Edmunds. Andy was presented with the prestigious Robert J Smith Award in 2012 which is presented for professionalism, dedication and support of the British Culinary Federation. Aaron Darnley, who has worked with Andy for several years since graduating from the Birmingham College of Food, will be Head Chef of Waters Restaurant. Aaron is a former Captain of the Junior England British Culinary Federation Team and in 2010 was awarded the Johnnie Borra Memorial Award by the British Culinary Federation, presented to the most promising young chef under the age of 25. Bookings for Waters restaurant can be made by calling 0121 273 1238 or via the website, www.watersrestaurant.co.uk