Sun, 05 June 2022
The month of June is jam-packed with dining offers and venues to be wowed by. Check them out in our listings that feature the best of the best options for you.
A TRIBUTE TO PORTUGAL
Raise your glasses, say “Saúde!” and get in the festive mood with Vida Bahrain’s splendid Portugal Day Buffet Dinner celebrations on Friday, 10 June at Origins, from 7pm – 10.30pm. Gather around for a delectable feast featuring signature Portuguese dishes paired with a fine selection of Portuguese grape and enjoy the evening in company of friends and ‘família’ wrapped up in elaborate flavours and good vibes. This authentic meal is priced at BD25net per person including selected beverages.
Call 77 488-100.
A EUROPEAN DREAM
The Riviera is The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain’s latest pop-up concept at its beachfront venue, Nikmati.
Embark on a gastronomic journey with a menu inspired by the food traditions from Marseilles in France to La Spezia in Italy, featuring signature dishes including the Onion Tart “Pissaladiere”, Cod Croquettes with oven-roasted bell pepper relish, and Assortment Royal of Shrimps and Oysters with shallot vinegar, mayonnaise and butter, to start with. Travel the coast with pizzas from San Remo, St. Tropez and Pampelonne, before indulging in main courses such as Mariner’s Mussels served with French fries, Grilled Sea Bream Provencal-style, or the famous Bouillabaisse Fish Soup with croutons, cheese and aioli. To conclude the evening, try the Cherry Clafoutis Cake or the Tropézienne Tart, paired with signature mocktails for a well-balanced and beautiful meal.
The Riviera pop-up is on daily from 5pm - 11pm, except on Wednesdays.
Call 17 586-499 / 17 580-000
ONE FOR THE DADS
La Mosaique & Harvesters at the Crowne Plaza Bahrain will be hosting a Father’s Day Brunch on Friday, June 17, from 12.30pm – 4pm, to make this Father’s Day extra special. A wonderful menu has been created for this special occasion, priced at BD17 for food, with an additional BD4 for unlimited soft beverages and BD17 for unlimited selected beverages. The best part is that Dads dine for free. This is a Dad-Approved feast you don’t want to miss! Call 39 242-391 for La Mosaique or 39 920-163 for Harvesters
Salero Bahrain, located at The Westin City Centre Bahrain, is the ideal place to enjoy Spanish dishes like paellas and tapas. Not to be missed is the Vermut a tu Salud, the venue’s Spanish Saturday fiesta. Socialise, share traditional tapas, sangrias and vermuts every Saturday from 1pm to 5pm, while you enjoy live tunes from the DJ and spectacular Flamenco performances. The meal costs BD22, with soft beverages, or BD 29.500, with selected beverages. Prior reservation is required. Call 17 171-300.
The Golden Tulip Bahrain offers the Burger and Brew promotion, perfect for a laid-back time with friends and associates. Guests can treat themselves to a chilled selected pint along with a hearty burger accompanied with crispy fries for BD8 at the hotel’s Cavalry Club.
Call 17 535-000 / 39 995-182/42
Spend a delightful afternoon at Gallery Lobby Lounge at the Mövenpick Hotel Bahrain and enjoy an afternoon high tea served with sweet and savory treats that are guaranteed to please, plus a cup of tea or coffee to warm your heart. This afternoon affair is priced at BD15+++ for two people, available daily from 2pm - 6pm (excluding weekends). Call 17 460-017 or WhatsApp 33 640-032
What’s the weekend if it does not include a Friday family brunch? Join in with your trusted tribe of near and dear ones at The Gulf Hotel Bahrain’s brunch from 12.30pm – 4pm every Friday, to indulge in a wide variety of dishes, live cooking stations and live music with the QBA Band. There’s also face painting, balloon twisters and lots of family fun for all. Charges are BD29, with selected beverages, or BD23, with soft beverages. Terms and conditions apply.
Call 17 713-000.
TO DAD WITH LOVE
Calling all the dads to take a break and enjoy a two-day Father’s Day celebration at The Vida Beach Resort Marassi Al Bahrain – a perfect spot to celebrate Father’s Day. Treat your father to culinary delights within the contemporarily designed The Bistro by Origins on June 18 and the beautifully minimalistic space, Origins, on June 19, where dads get to dine on main course for free from 7pm – 11pm. (Terms and Conditions apply.)
Call 77 488-100.
WELCOMING ALL CURRY-CONNOISSEURS
If you are craving tangy, spicy, rich flavours of Indian street food, head to the Indian Street Food Festival at Spices restaurant located at the Crowne Plaza Bahrain, from June 12-17, from 7pm – 11pm. It’s going to be a week of family-friendly entertainment, food and drink all nestled at Spices. Prices start from BD3.
Call 17 531-122 / 38 987-167
On the occasion of the 124th Philippines Independence Day, Ramada Hotel & Suites Amwaj Islands by Wyndham will be hosting a three-day celebration at Citrus All Day Dining, where guests can experience Pinoy culture with delicious food and lively atmosphere, from June 10 – 12. On June 10 is Filipino Friday Brunch, priced at BD11, inclusive of soft beverages, or BD18, inclusive of selected beverages. On June 11 is Ready…Set… Boodle Fight for BD7, with soft beverages, from 7pm – 11pm. On June 12 is Kalayaan 2022, a sumptuous dinner feast priced at BD9, inclusive of soft beverages, or BD18, inclusive of selected beverages.
Call 13 600-111.
FROM THE LAND AND SEA
Baharat Restaurant, located at Le Meridien City Centre Bahrain, is the stage for Thursday Surf & Turf Night, where you get to savour your choice from a selection of prime beef cuts and fresh seafood flame-grilled to order. This amazing grill experience every Thursday, from 7pm – 11pm, is accompanied with fresh salads, starters, and locally-grown grilled vegetables. This sumptuous dinner is priced at BD24, including soft beverages, or BD34, including selected drinks, and ends with one of the largest, award-winning selections of dessert. The entertainer app is accepted. Call 17 171-000 or WhatsApp 33 204-175
THE RETURN OF THE DUCK
The famous Beijing Duck is back at the China Garden Restaurant, located at The Gulf Hotel Bahrain. From June 6 – 30, Master Chef Chao Ding invites you to take a part in this unique and special dining experience, by indulging in the most authentic, flavourful Beijing duck in town, carved by your table. Half duck with two glasses of grape costs BD19+++, and a full duck with a bottle of grape costs BD29+++. Terms and conditions apply.
Call 17 713-000.
AN INTIMATE SETTING
Fraser Suites Diplomatic Area Bahrain has the ideal culinary offering for private get-togethers with a ‘Served Buffet Style’ Menu for a minimum of 15 and a maximum of 30 guests. A variety of cuisines can be selected from - international, Asian, Indian, Arabic or Italian. Courses include appetisers (hot and cold starters, soup, salad, live stations depending on the cuisine selected), main course and dessert.
Call 16 161-888 or WhatsApp 33 621-016
THE LUNCH THAT MEANS BUSINESS
Enjoy a three-course Business Lunch at the chic Italian venue, Trattoria, located at the Wyndham Garden Manama. The meal includes everyone’s favorite Italian dishes, which can be savoured daily (except on Sundays) from noon – 3pm for BD7 per person.
Call 66 398-787.
AL FRESCO GRILLS
Enjoy a barbecue by the poolside Palms Terrace at the Mövenpick Hotel Bahrain, while you take in the refreshing outdoors. Order your table Barbeque of fine Frankfurter sausages, Shish Tawook, beef tenderloin, and lamb chops and grill them the way you like. This hearty meal costs BD12+++ per person, and is on daily from 7pm – 11pm.
Call 17 460-017 or WhatsApp 33 640-032
A BUDGET FRIENDLY BRUNCH
Here’s a Friday brunch that you can enjoy with all the family, guilt-free at Ya Hala Roof-top Lounge at the Ramada Hotel & Suites Amwaj Islands by Wyndham. Enjoy a buffet featuring a variety of international dishes, carvery counter and live cooking stations with live entertainment and a kids’ corner every Friday from 12.30pm - 3.30pm, priced at BD11, with unlimited soft beverages, or BD18, with unlimited selected beverages.
Call 13 600-111.