awards & press


RECENT awards

2018

BEST BAR FOOD
Zengo Doha - Time Out Doha Restaurant Awards

HIGHLY COMMENDED ASIAN RESTAURANT
Zengo Doha - Time Out Doha Restaurant Awards

LOS CABOS RESTAURANT OF THE YEAR
Toro Gastrobar - Culinary Award Los Cabos

BEST LATIN AMERICAN RESTAURANT IN DOHA
Toro Toro Doha - Fact Qatar Dining Awards

BEST SOUTH EAST ASIAN RESTAURANT IN DOHA
Zengo Doha - Fact Qatar Dining Awards

2017

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

BEST NEW RESTAURANT
Toro Toro Dubai - Time Out Restaurant Awards

RICHARD SANDOVAL RESTAURANTS
On Restaurant Business' Power 20 List

BEST LATIN AMERICAN RESTAURANT IN DOHA
Toro Toro Doha - On Restaurant Business' Power 20 List

BEST LATIN AMERICAN RESTAURANT
Toro Toro Doha - Time Out Doha Restaurant Awards

BEST NEWCOMER RESTAURANT
Zengo Doha - Time Out Doha Restaurant Awards

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

BEST LATIN AMERICAN RESTAURANT
Toro Toro Doha - Time Out Doha Restaurant Awards

RESTAURANT OF THE YEAR
Toro Toro Doha - Face Qatar Dining 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

DINING OUT ATLANTA
July 2018

5280 MAGAZINE
June 2018

TIME OUT ABU DHABI
June 2018

TRAVEL & TOUR WORLD
June 2018

5280 MAGAZINE
June 2018

ASPEN PEAK MAGAZINE
June 2018

USA TODAY
June 2018

LUXURY TRAVEL MAGAZINE
May 2018

OBVIOUS MAGAZINE
May 2018

NBC - WASHINGTON, DC
May 2018

FOODIES WEST
May 2018

5280 MAGAZINE
May 2018

EATER ATLANTA
May 2018

EL UNIVERSAL
May 2018

MEN'S JOURNAL
April 2018

FOOD & WINE
April 2018

EATER DENVER
April 2018

SMARTER TRAVEL
April 2018

VAIL DAILY
April 2018

MEN'S JOURNAL
April 2018

ASPEN TIMES
March 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

BBC GOOD FOOD MAGAZINE
November 12, 2017

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