Famed sweets brand and celebrity hotspot to open at the newest resort destination
NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Baha Mar, the newest resort destination in The Bahamas, is expanding its culinary offerings with the opening of America’s favorite eatery and confectionary shop, Sugar Factory.
Set to debut in spring 2020, the restaurant will feature a full-service café, confectionary shop, retail shop, a full-service carousel bar overlooking Baha Mar’s iconic fountains, along with the launch of the first ever CandyOcean by Sugar Factory, a one-of-a-kind aquatic-themed Instagram experience.
“We are thrilled to welcome Sugar Factory to Baha Mar, adding one of the world’s favorite confectionary shops to the collection of spectacular culinary offerings at the resort destination,” said Graeme Davis, President, Baha Mar.
“This sweet treat aligns perfectly with the bright color palette and entertaining amenities for our guests. We look forward to introducing CandyOcean by Sugar Factory and the new menu items exclusively available at Baha Mar, in a way that will be uniquely Bahamian and entirely unexpected.”
The first CandyOcean by Sugar Factory at Baha Mar will feature life-size sculptures of dolphins and sharks blowing bubble gum, flamingos frolicking on cotton candy clouds, and many more sea life-inspired moments.Sugar Factory confectionary shop will feature the signature floor-to-ceiling candy wall with more than 500 types of candy, including a selection of novelty and bulk candy like the world-famous Couture Pops. Completing the confectionary, the café will offer coffees, hot chocolate, frozen hot chocolate, homemade specialty rainbow doughnuts and pastries, in addition to homemade gelato.
“When Baha Mar was first announced, we knew we wanted to bring a Sugar Factory location there. Now, one of the hottest new resort destinations to visit in the world, Baha Mar’s cheerful and vibrant setting is the perfect place for our lively atmosphere and playful menu,” said Sugar Factory Owner, Charissa Davidovici. “The new restaurant will be unique to its tropical location, yet stay true to the iconic and signature charm of Sugar Factory.”
The dining room, replete with red tufted banquets, crystal chandeliers and antique brass accents, will seat 200 indoors and 100 guests on the outdoor patio, as well as 30 seats at an extraordinary outdoor carousel bar and gazebo with views of Baha Mar’s dazzling fountain show. Sugar Factory’s menu features signature items such as crepes, salads, monster burgers, amazing steaks, insane milkshakes and specialty pizzas. The legendary desserts will top the menu with the famous King Kong Sundae, serving up to 12 people with 24 scoops of ice cream topped with sprinkles, gummy bears, caramel sauce, fudge sauce and giant swirly pops, to name a few.
The elevated white marble bar seats up to 13 guests and will provide full menu service complete with Sugar Factory’s signature 64 oz. alcohol-infused smoking candy goblets including a new Baha Mar Goblet which will be exclusive to the resort destination. Fan-favorites like the Lollipop Passion, garnished with lollipops and candy necklaces, the Watermelon Mojito, featuring Pitbull’s Voli 305 Vodka and sour watermelon gummies, and The Drake goblet, made from a sweet mix of Virginia Black whiskey, peach puree, sweet tea with sour patch peaches and a burst of strawberry lemonade cotton candy, among others will be available.
Sugar Factory is known for their celebrity fans who have frequented locations around the globe. Fans and friends include world-renowned celebrities such as Kendall and Kylie Jenner, Pitbull, Drake, Jennifer Lopez, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, Flo Rida, Hailee Steinfeld, Katy Perry, Scott Disick, Jason Derulo, Britney Spears, Jerry Seinfeld, Selma Hayek and Mel B are all fans of Sugar Factory.
Sugar Factory American Brasserie will be located inside Baha Mar at 1 Baha Mar Blvd, Nassau, The Bahamas. Sugar Factory Baha Mar will offer breakfast, lunch, dinner, brunch and late-night dining options. To stay up to date on Sugar Factory at Baha Mar, follow Sugar Factory on Instagram @TheSugarFactory.
About Sugar Factory
Sugar Factory offers a sweet escape with locations throughout the United States, including the newest restaurant locations at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi, Theatre Box in San Diego’s Gaslamp Quarter, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City, the Fashion Show Mall on the Las Vegas strip, in New York City on Broadway, in Bellevue near Seattle and in Pentagon City near Washington D.C. Other locations include a goblet bar and retail location at the Miracle Mile Shops inside Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, retail stores at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, Union Square in Washington, D.C. and at McCarran International Airport at the D Gates. Sugar Factory American Brasserie, complete with retail and the brand’s popular restaurant, can be found globally in New York City, Chicago, Pentagon City, Connecticut at Foxwoods Resort Casino, Orlando and South Beach Miami. The brand will expand into more new domestic markets this year with a planned opening in Century City Los Angeles, an opening in San Diego, Midtown in Atlanta, Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Biloxi in Mississippi, Mall of America in Minnesota, Faneuil Hall Marketplace in Boston and Bayside Market Place in Miami and additional Artisanal Donuts and Coffee Bars in New York. The brand reaches internationally with a retail store overseas in Bahrain and restaurants in Manila, Philippines, Festival City Mall and CityWalk in Dubai and its newest Dubai location in the Emaar Mall, as well as the most recently opened location at The Mall World Trade Center in Abu Dhabi. Additionally, Sugar Factory NYC was listed “The Most Instagrammed Restaurant in the United States” in 2016 and Sugar Factory Ocean Drive was also the only Florida restaurant to make the list.
For more information about Sugar Factory, visit www.sugarfactory.com
About Baha Mar
Baha Mar is a master planned $4.2 billion integrated resort destination operated by Hong Kong-based conglomerate Chow Tai Fook Enterprises Limited (CTFE). The white sand beach destination includes three global hotel brands – Grand Hyatt, SLS, and Rosewood – with over 2,300 rooms and features more than 40 restaurants and lounges, the largest casino in the Caribbean, a state-of-the-art convention center, 18-hole Jack Nicklaus Royal Blue Golf Course, Baha Mar Racquet Club, the Caribbean’s first and only flagship ESPA spa, luxury retail outlets, ten pools, Animal Sanctuary, kids club and more. Baha Mar is a breathtaking location with a sweeping array of amenities, experiences and programming, in one of the most beautiful places in the world – The Bahamas. For more information and reservations, visit www.bahamar.com.