Blog Tag - Badr Benjelloun

R1 See Ya Cuju: Say Hello to Gulu Bazz, Badr Benjelloun's New Vermouth Bar
Many a Beijing rummy drowned their sorrows at Cuju this past fall after owner Badr Benjelloun announced his plans to shut down and entirely revamp...
What’s Next for Cuju? Award-Winning Hutong Sports Bar Closes for Reinvention on Sep 9
As reported by the Beijinger last month, Cuju will begin a transition to a new concept on Friday after four years as a rummery/bistro/sports bar, but...
Beijing Book Swap Celebrates 8th Anniversary Saturday
Beijing's monthly Book Swap and Board Games meet-up celebrates its eighth anniversary Saturday, June 4 (today), at Caravan. Ironically, in its...
Tickets Now on Sale for Jing-A x Caravan Kitchen Takeover, Oct 22
For the latest in their successful series of kitchen takeovers by popular local restaurants (previously featuring Pak Pak, EAST Beijing's Hagaki, and...
Shake It Up With: Best Bartender Nominee Warren Pang of Janes and Hooch
Shake It Up profiles the eight Beijing mixologists that are up for the title of Beijing's Best Bartender in the Beijinger's 2015 Reader Bar and Club...
What's New Restaurants: Caravan
Cuju mastermind, Badr Benjelloun is at it again with his new restaurant Caravan. Situated in the old digs of Casa Brasil, across from the Brazilian...
A Few Words With: Badr Benjelloun, Manager at Cuju Moroccan Bistrot and Rummery
This year our 2015 Reader Restaurant Awards have four personality-based categories: Best Chef, Best Manager, Restaurant Personality of the Year, and...
First Glance: Caravan
Cuju mastermind, Badr Benjelloun is at it again with his new restaurant Caravan. Situated in the old digs of Casa Brasil, across from the Brazilian...
CuJu Creator to Ride New Venue 'Caravan' into Jianwai Diplomatic Compound Area
Construction begins Wednesday on a new venue from CuJu Moroccan Bistro & Rummery proprietor Badr Benjelloun, to be called Caravan, and located...
Cu Ju Beijing Gets New Paint Job, Keeps Same Name
Everything old is new again, the saying goes, and in this case, CuJu Beijing appears to be no exception. In four photos posted on the restaurant's...
Cu Ju to Sail in New Direction, Get New Name, Renovation Starts August 18
Avast me hearties! Splice the mainbrace! Other pirate and rum-related stereotypical phrases! Cu Ju, the pirate bar-cum-sports bar-cum-Moroccan...
How to Spend Your Beijing Weekend Staying Cool With These Chilly Cocktails and More
The Beijinger 2014 Reader Bar and Club Awards may be over, but that means you maybe have some catching up to. Check out the list of winners to find...
Personalities of the Year Exposed (Somewhat): Badr Benjelloun, Cu Ju
The Beijinger 2014 Reader Bar & Club Awards party was a crowning of the best bars and clubs the city has to offer, but it also served as a...
Final dazeFEAST Announced, Set for June 14
The final FEAST: annual music party/barbecue/lovefest dazeFEAST will convene for the last time June 14 at 2 Kolegas, organizer Badr Benjelloun...
SALT Team Ready to Open FACTORY in December
Gaby Alves and her team return with FACTORY The executive team behind such popular Beijing eateries as SALT and Zap Urban Eatery is readying a new...