awards & press


RECENT awards

2017

BEST LATIN AMERICAN RESTAURANT
Time Out Restaurant Awards, Toro Toro Dubai

BEST NEW RESTAURANT
Time Out Restaurant Awards, Toro Toro Dubai

RICHARD SANDOVAL RESTAURANTS
On Restaurant Business' Power 20 List

2016

BEST RESTAURANT LOUNGE
Z Lounge Doha - Fact Qatar Dining Awards

BEST RESTAURANT OVER ALL
& BEST RESTAURANT - LATIN AMERICAN

Toro Toro Doha - Fact Qatar Dining Awards

BEST SOUTH AMERICAN RESTAURANT IN THE GCC
Toro Toro Dubai - GCC Food and Travel Awards

BEST BRUNCH
Toro Toro Dubai - Time Out Restaurant Awards

BEST AMERICAN RESTAURANT
Toro Toro Dubai - Time Out Restaurant Awards

2015

HONORARY DOCTOR OF CULINARY ARTS
Johnson & Wales University

BEST BRUNCHES IN DENVER
Tamayo - USA Today

2014

NAMED THE "KING OF LATIN FUSION"
by Modern Luxury Magazine

2013

TORO LATIN GASTROBAR NAMED "BEST RESTAURANT IN SERBIA"
Tripadvisor

RSR NAMED 25 COOLEST MULTI-CONCEPT COMPANIES
by Restaurant Hospitality

RICHARD SANDOVAL NAMED "ON PREMISE PLAYER OF THE YEAR 2013”
by Market Watch

EL CENTRO D.G. "BEST LATIN AMERICAN CUISINE"
Washingtonian Magazine

RECENT press

2018

MEN'S JOURNAL
April 2018

HOTEL NEWS MIDDLE EAST
March 2018

UAE's TOP CHEF
March 2018

WASHINGTONIAN
March 2018

CULTURE TRIP
March 2018

GOLF MAGAZINE
January 2018

5280 MAGAZINE
January 22, 2018

2017

OUT & ABOUT UAE
December 30, 2017

ELEVATION OUTDOORS MAGAZINE
December 26, 2017

ASPEN DAILY NEWS
December 21, 2017

BBC GOOD FOOD MAGAZINE
November 12, 2017

MEETINGS & CONVENTIONS MAGAZINE
November 3, 2017

THE CULTURED TRAVELER
November, 2017

THE NATIONAL
October 22, 2017

GREAT FOOD CLUB
October 19, 2017

WHAT'S ON ABU DHABI
October 16, 2017

CHICAGO BUSINESS
October 6, 2017

DINING OUT MAGAZINE
September 1, 2017

ESQUIRE
August 13, 2017

BELGRADE AT NIGHT
July 31, 2017

RESTAURANT BUSINESS POWER 20 LIST
July 25, 2017

NBC TODAY
May 5, 2017

EATER CHICAGO
March 23, 2017

MIAMI NEW TIMES
March 1, 2017