Independent restaurant brand Maki & Ramen opens seventh site at newly launched St James Quarter, Edinburgh
26 July 2021Independent restaurant brand, Maki & Ramen has just opened its seventh site in Scotland at the recently launched St James Quarter in Edinburgh.
Advised by Savills, Maki & Ramen has agreed a new 15-year lease on a restaurant totalling 1,500 sq ft, which forms part of a wider expansion plan by the popular brand.
Founded in 2015, Maki & Ramen is one of Scotland’s most popular independent brands and is also one of the fastest growing Japanese restaurants providing customers with authentic Japanese casual dining. It currently has five restaurants in Edinburgh and one in Glasgow and is also seeking new venues across Scotland and the North of England as it continues its successful expansion.
John Menzies, director in the retail team at Savills Glasgow, says: “Maki & Ramen is a popular, fun, young and exciting brand that has had huge success already in Scotland with ambitions to grow further. Located within the prime market in what is the largest mall to open in the UK this year, Maki & Ramen’s latest restaurant is testament to the growing success and confidence of the brand as it continues its journey.”