The Holy Month is upon us and though we may not be able to gather to break the fast and share the very special feelings of this spiritual time, that doesn’t mean the traditions cannot be observed. Over the coming pages you will find details of restaurants and hotels offering takeaway and delivery options for all your favourite Ramadan dishes.
AN IMPECCABLE IFTAR EXPERIENCE
Al Areen Palace and Spa by Accor offers an exclusively curated Iftar and Ghabga menu for takeaway or delivery to be enjoyed at home, priced at BD35 for two persons. Additionally, clients can savour an Iftar or Ghabga setup in the privacy of the resort’s villas (limited to only five people as per ministry regulations). The pastry experts have also put together a beautiful dessert takeaway box to satisfy the sweet tooth.
Call 36 057-494.
ART Rotana, Amwaj Islands presents an unbeatable offer to enjoy lip-smacking delights during Ramadan. The hotel’s set menu for the Holy Month is available for takeaway, and is priced at BD19 for five persons, or BD5 per person. It is the perfect opportunity to gather with loved ones for a quintessential meal of Oriental dishes in the comfort of your home. Orders can be picked up daily from 4pm-11pm.
Call 33 580-044 or 33 580-048.
Break your fast with an excellent Iftar menu during the Holy Month from Downtown Rotana. The sumptuous four-course set menu is replete with Arabic favourites, available daily from 4pm-6.30pm. The meal costs BD4.500 per person, or BD18 for five persons. Additionally, the culinary team at Flavours on 2 Restaurant have prepared an exceptional à la carte takeaway menu that includes a fine selection of items made from the finest ingredients, available all day long.
Call 33 605-070.
WORLD-CLASS RAMADAN DINING
Sofitel Bahrain Zallaq Thalassa Sea & Spa presents the gourmet Layali Al Zallaq Ramadan Take Away and Home Delivery menu that guests can order and enjoy in the safety of their homes. Guests have the choice of ordering ready-to-grill marinated meats and sauces, salads and mezze, soups, pizza and manakesh and main courses like Hammour Syadiyah, Chicken Tagine and Freekeh, Lamb Harisse and Ouzi, besides other international choices. Desserts comprise a delightful variety as well as a kids’ selection.
Call or WhatsApp 38 885-789.
A CLASSY FEAST AT HOME
The Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay offers an à la carte menu, with a variety of appetisers and main dishes, as well as specially-designed set menus that reflect the tradition and spirit of Ramadan. The three menu options are priced at BD22, BD24 and BD26, comprising varying options for hot and cold mezze, soup, main course and dessert. Each menu is suitable for two people, and an exclusive discount of 10 per cent will be applied for orders for 10 or more guests. The menus can be viewed on the hotel’s website and ordered through Talabat.
Call: 17 115-000.
A RAVISHING REPAST
The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel Residence & Spa welcomes the Holy Month with a unique
blend of authentic cuisines curated by Bahraini executive chef, Younis Ramadhn. There are two menu options each for Iftar, and Suhoor and Ghabga. They are priced at BD24 and are suitable for two to three people. The dishes provided offer guests the best of international and native cuisine.
Call 39 945-208.
Presenting dishes from all around the world, Chef & The Whale brings you flavourful, satisfying dishes made from the freshest ingredients. The outlet’s special Ramadan menu is full of mouth-watering gluten-free and vegan options delivered piping hot to your doorstep. Guests have the option of ordering two, four or six portions of tempting dishes like Pistachio Crusted Salmon, Saffron and Lemon Chicken and Aubergine and Quinoa Kofta.
Call or WhatsApp 34 173-404 or 36 554-291.
Crowne Plaza Bahrain offers a delectable Iftar menu for takeaway or delivery. The traditional meal, which is good for two, is priced at BD19 for two people. Guests can benefit from a 15-per-cent discount if they select the takeaway option.
You can also become a master chef at home with the help of a recipe box delivered to you. With measured ingredients and an easy-to-follow recipe, cook Indian treats like atishe jhinga, burani gosht, macchi ka salan and paneer makhani, good for two-three people. Prices range between BD8 and BD12.
Call 39 242-391.
A TANTALISING TABLE
Mövenpick Hotel Bahrain lets you enjoy a meaningful Iftar in the comfort of home with sumptuous home-style dishes prepared by talented chefs. The Iftar takeaway set menu is priced at BD8 per person, and includes an assortment of mezze, soup, main course of your choice including the likes of mixed grills with salad or Oriental rice, chicken biryani and lamb Kabsa. Along with Ramadan drinks and dates, guests can savour tasty desserts. Orders for four or more persons receive a 25 per cent discount.
Call 17 460-017.
TREAT YOUR TASTE BUDS
Order your favourite Ramadan treats from Jumeirah Royal Saray Bahrain to enjoy at home. Whether you are looking for Ramadan classics or international delights, the well-planned à la carte menu will cater to any taste. Select from local crowd pleasers like grilled hammour, ouzi and baklava or tantalising pastas and pizzas, apart from a variety of hot and cold starters. There is also a Gold Set Menu with soup, starter, main course and dessert for BD25. Available for pick-up or delivery everyday from noon to midnight.
Call 77 707-070.
The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain, in partnership with stc Bahrain, brings guests a signature Iftar and Ghabga feast delivered at their doorstep or to be collected from the hotel. The expertly-crafted menus will satisfy the most discerning of palates, featuring a selection of popular fare in addition to Lebanese, Egyptian, Indian and Oriental delicacies. Enjoy the Full Moon Feast, comprising 22 items, priced at BD45 for two persons, or BD90 for four persons. The Half Moon Feast comprises 15 items, priced at BD35 for two persons, or BD70 for four persons.
Call 17 586-499.
FOR SOMETHING DIFFERENT
Manos, at Bahrain Rugby Football Club, has a call and collect service during Ramadan. Food can be ordered from two extensive menus, which offer customers options like burgers, pasta, pizza, sharing platters, quesadillas, grills, pub favourites and vegetarian dishes. A selection for kids is also available. Those craving the restaurant’s signature steaks and speciality dishes like pickled octopus and Peri Peri Chicken livers can also enjoy them at home.
Call 39 893-101.
The Wyndham Grand Manama Bahrain offers a special set menu for Iftar and Ghabga for delivery or pickup, priced at BD7.900++. Customers can choose one item from the array of salads, soups, main course, drinks and desserts. The selected menu can be ordered from 5pm-10.30pm every day. A daily extensive à la carte menu is also available for delivery, offering delicious fare like soups, salads, skewers, pizzas, sides and desserts.
Call 17 247-524 or WhatsApp 33 660-313
Le Méridien City Centre Bahrain’s Baharat restaurant offers an Iftar package priced at BD35, good for up to four persons. Guests can choose one option from the choice of juices and soups (1 litre), four options from cold mezza, two kinds of hot mezza, two main course items and three kinds of dessert. A selection of Arabic and international bread is also included. Get ready to be delighted with fare like Veal Harris, Stuffed Vine Leaves with Lamb Chops, Marshoush Ades and lip-smacking sweet treats. The pickup point is at The Westin City Centre Bahrain.
Call 17 171-152 or WhatsApp 33 538-150.