The CEBO restaurant at the Urban Hotel 5*GL of Derby Hotels Collection will reopen its doors and it will be led by the chefs of Cañitas (Albacete) on next September 2022 in Madrid.

Madrid 07/07/2022. –In September the Hotel Urban 5*GL will reopen the CEBO restaurant and begin a new stage under the direction of chefs Javier Sanz and Juan Sahuquillo, the youngsters from Cañitas restaurant, and awarded “Chefs Revelación at Madrid Fusión 2021”.

Derby Hotels Collection and the Grupo Cañitas Maite, signed an alliance that was born with a spirit of permanence to continue consolidating the Hotel Urban 5*GL in an ambitious culinary destination in Madrid. "This agreement is the union of two family businesses, united by similar values ​​and common goals. We are committed to a long-term project that will be conducted in phases and will grow over time. A strategic commitment for both parties that will allow us to consolidate ourselves as a gastronomic hotel of reference with the magic of Cañitas and its entire team", declares Joaquim Clos, General Director of Derby Hotels Collection. "Likewise, we will reopen the Glass Bar, which will recover its origins as a cocktail bar, to place it once again as an icon in the city, an informal space, linked to signature cocktails."

“After seven years of consolidated success with our CEBO restaurant and obtaining the Michelin star, we face this challenge as a great opportunity of growth and transformation to continue positioning our Hotel Urban 5* GL as a gastronomic hotel of reference.” Clos concludes.

Javier Sanz, gastronomic director of Grupo Cañitas Maite, and Juan Sahuquillo will lead the Hotel Urban gastronomic offer. "We have always dreamt that one day Cañitas would have a house in Madrid, for all of our friends, clients, colleagues and the affinity we feel with the city. Derby Hotels Collection, and specially the trajectory and experience of the Hotel Urban, have given us the trust and the security to take this exciting step ". There are many similarities and values ​​that both groups share, and that is the reason why we finally decided to collaborate with it”, declares Sanz.

 “The great team that works with us - he continues - has encouraged us to take this important step. Having people around us who support us and want to grow up together with us, make these challenges easier. Borja García, Head Chef at Cañitas, will be the responsible for expressing our cuisine in Madrid, accompanied by Juan or I, who will travel weekly". We have teams that allow us to acquire this commitment. At the same time, we will also be able to maintain the Cañitas restaurant in Casas Ibáñez, the gastronomic OBA, and the Can Domo Ibiza restaurant, which will open during the summer season.

The culinary proposal will see the light at the Hotel Urban 5*GL in September. An offer along the lines of Cañitas, taken to a gastronomic point, based on the product and the grill. A proposal supported by many star dishes from the house and more informal dishes from the bar, such as the famous ham croquette, which won  the Best Croquette of the World 2021 in Madrid Fusion. "The room and the serving will be essential, thanks to the capacity of 25 diners that allows for a very detailed service," explains Juan Sahuquillo, the right-hand man of Javier Sanz.

Both, Derby Hotels Collection and Grupo Cañitas Maite claim to have found an excellent travel companion for this new stage of CEBO restaurant in the Hotel Urban 5* GL.


Hotel Urban 5 GL of Madrid

Carrera de San Jerónimo, 34

28014, Madrid

Tel. 917 87 77 70