Report: Alon Shaya opening restaurants in New Orleans, Denver

Report: Alon Shaya opening restaurants in New Orleans, Denver
Alon Shaya stands in the restaurant Shaya shortly after in opened in 2015. (Photo by Kathleen Flynn, NOLA.com l The Times-Picayune)

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - Award winning famed New Orleans chef Alon Shaya will be opening new restaurants in New Orleans, and in the Mid West.

According to a report by our partners NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune, Shaya, who was fired from restaurant last September, will be opening two new restaurants.

The first restaurant will be named Saba, and will be located in Uptown New Orleans.

The second restaurant, Safta, will be located in Denver's The Source Hotel.

Both will feature his signature Israeli cuisine.

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