Let not post New Year blues bring you down, when there’s much happening on the island’s buzzing dining scene all this month of January. The festivities may be over, but the best fare and flavours are still very much in town.
BLAST FROM THE PAST
Legendz, the award-winning steakhouse at the InterContinental Regency Bahrain is renowned for
prime meat cuts, fine grape and the art of cooking. The venue welcomes you to embark on a journey to experience the world-famous “Café de Paris”. From the original secret recipe of this culinary icon, savour delicious juicy steaks with a Cafe de Paris sauce, along with French fries and a green salad, starting at BD22, from 6pm – 10.30pm. Call 17 227-777.
LIVING THE GOOD LIFE
Vida Beach Resort Marassi Al Bahrain’s Origins Restaurant stages a Friday Brunch from 1pm – 4pm, that you can enjoy with your usual brunch bunch. This hot new spot in town offers a rich culinary spread prepared by the expert kitchen crew with love, indoors or al fresco. Take in the beautiful sea views and quench your thirst by the beach while you and the gang sway to live music. The afternoon is priced at BD28, inclusive of soft beverages, or BD34, inclusive of selected beverages. Kids aged six – 12 years old dine for BD17.
Call 77 488-100.
Brunch with family and friends while enjoying Wolfgang Puck’s favourite dishes prepared by Executive Chef Brian Becher and his team, every Friday, from noon – 3.30pm, for BD48, inclusive of beverages, or BD34, exclusive of beverages. This one will be a brunch experience that will stay with you for a long time.
Call 17 115-055.
Rasoi by Vineet at the Gulf Hotel Bahrain invites you to join in at Rainbow @ Rasoi by Vineet, to celebrate its 7th Anniversary, between January 11 – 15. The culinary occasion will offer guests a very special 21-dish set menu, priced at BD17+++ per person. It will include a seven-variety starter platter, and seven types each of main course and dessert.
Call 17 713-000.
HURRY FOR SOME CURRY
Every Tuesday, starting January 25, 6pm onwards, Links at the Royal Golf Club, Bahrain will host Curry Fusion - an array of mouth-watering curry dishes that will leave a mesmerising imprint and your taste buds tingling in delight! Guests can get unlimited Thai, Indian, Mediterranean, and Indonesian curries and live cooking stations while enjoying the stunning view of the Championship course. The offer is priced at BD17 for adults, while kids under 12 dine at BD8, and those under six dine for free.
Call 17 750-777.
Experience Greek culture at its best through authentic cuisine exclusively available at Rigani, the InterContinental Bahrain’s newest dining outlet. On the menu are Greek specialities categorised under soups, appetisers, spreads, salads, sides, barbeque items and main course. explore the full menu at www.icbahrain.com/rigani. Call 17 208-308 and/or WhatsApp 38 808-533
Stay warm and satisfied with the perfect winter comfort food as you indulge in the Swiss-style Cheese Fondue feast from the à la carte menu at Gallery Lobby Lounge and Silks Restaurant at the Mövenpick Hotel Bahrain. Enjoy a gooey, creamy and totally cheesy delight of Gruyère and Vacherin cheese melted in white grape, priced at BD15+++ per portion, available in single and double pots. Do not miss this gastronomic experience from January 25 – 31, from 7pm onwards every evening.
Call 17 460-017 or WhatsApp 33 640-032
THIS IS HOW WE ROLL
Mark your calendars in time for Sushi Mania at the Gulf Hotel Bahrain’s Sato restaurant. Enjoy a special sushi and maki selection menu, delicately prepared by talented chefs to satisfy your sushi cravings. The All-You-Can-Eat-Sushi-Day will be held on January 16, from noon – 11pm, and guests are required to make reservations for two-hour slots for this indoor dining event. The meal costs BD15, or BD13 for Prestige Club members.
Call 17 713-000.
A CHILLED-OUT AFTERNOON
On Friday, January 21, head to the Royal Golf Club Bahrain for One Big Brunch at Links restaurant. Enjoy multiple live food stations paired with drinks. This is going to be one big afternoon feast overlooking the championship course, where you can also dance to the tune of live entertainment from noon – 4pm. The Brunch After party continues with beats from the DJ at Repartee from 4pm – 6pm. The brunch costs BD 24 per guest, or BD35 with selected drinks. Kids under 12 pay BD13, and those under six dine complementary. The After Party is priced at BD12. Call 17 750-777.
FIT FOR A GOURMET
Fine food, great conversation, and a buzzing ambience are simple pleasures that the world is relishing in a whole new way. re/ASIAN Cuisine restaurant, prestigiously located on the 50th floor of the Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay, offers a new dining concept complete with a Japanese-inspired Sushi Lounge. Experience this unparalleled gastronomy from Tuesday – Sunday, 7pm – 11.30pm. Call 17 115-046.
It’s Flaming Night every Thursday, from 7pm – 11pm, at Silk’s restaurant at the Mövenpick Hotel Bahrain. So get ready to welcome the weekend with your favourite dishes that include a wide range of grills, flame-grilled meat, and sizzling skillets all in one place with live DJ entertainment. This exciting evening is priced at BD26+++ per person, including unlimited drinks.
Call 17 460- 017 or WhatsApp 33 640-032
Why limit yourself to a brunch when you can enjoy an all-day feast with good friends, delicious food, unique drinks, great music and an amazing ambience? You can enjoy all this at The Harvesters Pub & Terrace, Crowne Plaza Bahrain, with the Fat Butcher Fabulous Friday offer. The meal is on from noon – 5pm, and costs BD26, or BD37.500 inclusive of unlimited selected beverages. Call 17 531-122 or 39 920-163
FROM UNDER THE BLUE
Explore the flavours of the sea at the Seafood Market at Links, located at the Royal Golf Club, Bahrain, 6pm onwards on Thursday, January 27. Sail away into the night and explore the bounty of the Sea with an array of unlimited seafood offerings featuring fish, lobsters, crabs, mussels, and much more. There will also be at live grill station at the Links terrace overlooking the picturesque setting of Championship course, and a live jazz performer. Guests will be charged BD25. Kids under 12 dine at BD15, and those under six dine for free.
Kids under 12: BD15, Kids under6: Free, Call 17 750-777.
A LEISURELY ROAST
Selections, the chic restaurant at the InterContinental Regency Bahrain offers a wide range of delicious European, Asian and Middle Eastern dishes, ranging from healthy options to aromatic grills. Every Saturday, from noon - 4pm, guests can indulge in the sumptuous Saturday Roast. Whether you’re a lifelong vegetarian or a Yorkshire-pudding-till-I-die kind of person, this is a weekend staple that has a lot to offer in terms of trimmings, luxurious food and gravy galore, starting at BD18 per person, including a dessert and two soft drinks, or BD21 per person, including a dessert and two selected drinks. The special kids’ menu is priced at BD10.500.
Call 17 227-777.
Al Waha at the Gulf Hotel Bahrain hosts THEME NIGHTS to keep you entertained through the week. Butcher’s Night is hosted every Wednesday from 7pm – 10.30pm, where guests can enjoy a selection of rich red and white meat. This night is priced at BD18+++. If you are a fan of seafood, head to the venue every Thursday, from 7pm – 10.30pm, for live cooking and a sumptuous selection of seafood, priced at BD25, or BD32, with selected grape.
Call 17 713-000.
Get ready to go on a Seafood Journey where you can experience flavours of exotic, faraway destinations every Thursday from 7pm – 11pm. Chef Magesh and his team at Crowne Plaza Bahrain’s La Mosaique Restaurant prepare all the best seafood dishes for a superior culinary experience priced at BD18. No matter what you select from the seafood live cooking section, special emphasis is given to the unique taste of the key ingredients and cooking styles from each continent.
Call 17 531-122 / 39 242-391