Here’s a look-see at the very best of dining happenings to match your mood this September. From a variety of cuisines to top-notch spots to explore, the month has a gastronomic bouquet waiting for you.
Located on the ground floor of Le Meridien City Centre Bahrain, Baharat Restaurant stages a sumptuous Turkish Lunch, from Saturday to Thursday, 12.30 pm – 4.30 pm. Guests get the choice to enjoy authentic street food style Turkish cuisine as a business lunch or á la carte.
The Business Lunch is priced at BD8, wherein diners can take advantage of the summer promotion with a 20 per cent discount until the end of September. Prices include two choices of cold mezze, freshly baked pide, grilled-to-order kebabs with a side, and soft drink.
Call 17 171-000.
THE AWARD-WINNING FRIDAY BRUNCH
The award-winning Friday Brunch at the Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay welcomes you with one-of-a-kind culinary delights from the ever-popular Arabic, carvery, wok, tandoori, seafood, and sushi dedicated live cooking stations.
Enjoy an extended buffet offering new and enticing delicacies such as Pinsa Romana, fresh pasta, an assortment of Peruvian ceviche dishes, Asian bao buns, and revitalised cheese and dessert selections every Friday, from 1pm -4pm, at Bahrain Bay Kitchen. The exquisite afternoon is priced at BD35, including soft beverages, or BD48, including a select beverage package.
Children under six years dine with the hotel’s compliments; those aged six - 12 enjoy 50 percent savings.
Call 17 115-500.
Celebrate Mexican Independence Day at Gulf Hotel Bahrain’s Margarita Mexicana, with food, music and dancing. The venue will transform into a technicolour Mexican food and cultural festival to mark the significance of the day from September 15 – 23.
Let your soul indulge in traditional folk dance, Mariachis, fiestas and Mexican art, something to cherish forever.
Call 17 713-000.
A CUISINE OF COLOUR
Explore the culinary heritage of the colorful Indian state of Punjab with celebrity chef Jainul Khan, as he showcases an array of authentic Punjabi food using his rich blend of spices and remarkable talent at Jashan, located at Wyndham Garden Manama.
Make the most of Jashan-E-Punjab Food Festival’s special menu from September 15-30, daily (except Tuesday) for lunch from noon – 3pm, and then for dinner, from 7pm – 11.45pm.
Call 66 398-787.
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SATURDAYS ARE FOR ROASTS
InterContinental Regency Bahrain is the place for a hearty three-course Saturday Roast from noon – 4pm. Join in for a leisurely lunch, with your choice of rib-eye, thyme baby chicken, or roast salmon, all paired with colossal Yorkshire pudding, soaked in gravy and buttery potatoes.
Prices are BD18 for Saturday roast, a dessert and two soft drinks, or, BD21 with two selected drinks. Kids can enjoy a special menu with truffle Mac and Cheese for BD10.500. Call 17 227-777.
BEGIN WITH BREKKIE
There is nothing better than the pleasure of variety on your dining table to kickstart your mornings. Make the most of Al Waha’s breakfast buffet at the Gulf Hotel, Bahrain.
Fill up on fuel for the day ahead at BD10, from Sunday – Wednesday, between 7am – 10.30am. CPR holders get a 20 percent discount. All prices are subject to applicable taxes. Call 17 713-000.
Furn Bakery & Rotunda at The Westin City Centre Bahrain serves a delightful Afternoon Tea from 2.30pm to 5.30 pm, Sunday to Thursday, priced at BD12. Enjoy unlimited tea and coffee, a great spread of finger sandwiches, homemade scones with jam and a colourful array of pastries.
The bakery offers a delicious Brownie and Coffee combo for BD3.9 per person, available daily from noon - 6 pm.
On September 12, the venue celebrates Grandparent’s Day, when you can treat your grandparents with a delicious lunch or afternoon tea with a 20 percent discount on the total bill.
Call 17 171-000.
Celebrate Saudi National Day, Vida style, at the Vida Beach Resort Marassi Al Bahrain. The venue will host Saudi National Day Friday Brunch, on September 23, from 1pm – 4pm, with a lavish spread of Saudi favourites and international flavours at the airy beachfront spot, Origins Restaurant.
Here’s where you can gather the fam and dig into deliciousness just steps away from the sea, complemented with live entertainment and the glittering Marassi Beach waters.
The brunch is priced at BD28, inclusive of soft beverages, or BD34, inclusive of selected beverages. Children aged six – 12 dine for BD14. Saudi nationals get a 25 percent discount.
Call 77 488-100.
Bay View at the Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay offers refreshing desserts, capturing the spirit of Italian summers, and offers the world-renowned Italian gelato in a contemporary style. The famous Italian desserts prepared with a twist of delicious local flavours will be the summer’s favourite.
Mouth-watering desserts with impressive presentations for the perfect Italian experience are crafted by Executive Chef Leonardo Di Clemente and Executive Pastry Chef Imad Boukli, available until September 30, from 11am – 11pm.
Call 17 115-500.
Momento, located at Al Areen Palace & Spa by Accor, is a culinary concept inspired by the very best of Mediterranean cuisine and culture. The food philosophy is based on Sol, Tierra and Fuego which is an inspiration from the three elements; sea, land and fire.
The Momento Friday Brunch starts from noon and revolves around the concept of a ‘buffet served to your table’. Guests can unwind in a refillable selection of Mediterranean appetisers, main course and desserts, while they soak in the desert panorama.
The buffet is priced starting from BD24 per person, with kids between six – 12 dining at 50 percent discount and those younger than six dine complimentary.
Call 17 845-000 or 36 057-494
On Mondays, from 7pm - 11pm, dive in to taste the freshest catch of the day including a selection of popular and traditional seafood dishes at Silk’s restaurant, Mövenpick Hotel Bahrain. It’s the ideal night out for seafood lovers, with a vast range of aquatic delicacies; from sushi, sashimi, seafood dim sum dumplings and tempura, oysters, slipper lobster and tiger prawns to popular fish like hammour or red snapper.
Let the talented team of chefs prepare your favourite catch, just the way you like it. The buffet is priced at BD26+++ per person, including unlimited selected grape, ale and soft drinks, or, BD22+++ per person, including unlimited soft drinks and water. Both prices include a platter of oysters.
Call 17 460-017 or WhatsApp 33 640-032
STEP INTO OKTOBERFEST
‘tis the season to Wiesn! On September 30, get your Oktoberfest gang and head to Vida Beach Resort Marassi Al Bahrain’s first-ever Oktoberfest Vida Friday Brunch between 1pm – 4pm.
Savour delicious bites and toast to a grand feast featuring German inspired dishes as well as international favourites with chilled bevvies, perfect to beat the heat, at Origins Restaurant. With the buzzy vibes of live entertainment at Origins, it’s bound to be a good time.
The brunch is priced at BD28, inclusive of soft beverages, or, BD34, inclusive of selected beverages. Kids between six - 12 years dine for BD14. Don’t forget to pose in your lederhosen for the ‘gram!
Call 77 488-100.
A TASTE OF CHINA
Fraser Suites Diplomatic Area Bahrain will offer a Chinese Buffet dinner on Saturday, September 10 and 24, from 7pm – 11pm. Guests will be satiated with oriental flavours at this all-you-can-eat buffet with friends and family, costing BD9.900 for adults and BD5 for children aged six – 12.
Prices are inclusive of soft drinks and water.
Call 16161840 or WhatsApp 33621016
Spend quality time with your friends and family and spoil yourself with a top-quality brunch in Bahrain at Gallery Lobby Lounge and Silks Restaurant, at the Mövenpick Hotel Bahrain. Every Friday, from 12.30pm – 4pm, enjoy these happy Mövenpick moments of exquisite culinary delights and a pleasant atmosphere with live entertainment from the DJ.
The meal is priced at BD33+++ per person, including unlimited selected beverages. Children from six – 12 years get a 50 per cent discount, and those below six dine for free.
Call 17 460-017 or WhatsApp 33 640-032
TREASURES OF THE SEA
From September 28 onwards, Golden Tulip is the place to head to for Seafood Night every Wednesday, from 7pm – 10.30pm. Along with the best catch from the oceans, guests can enjoy live entertainment, all for BD18, with soft beverages, or, BD25, with selected beverages.
Call 17 535-000 or 39 995-182/42
FROM THE LAND AND SEA
Legendz Steakhouse at the InterContinental Regency Bahrain presents the ultimate dining experience with a new Steak & Lobster three-course menu. Choose one starter from a delicious selection, followed by a 300g lobster tail and 200g grilled tenderloin, followed with a dessert of your choice from a selection of sweet treats.
This menu is available from 6.30pm – 10.30pm, and is priced at BD28.
Call 17 227-777.
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