Traditional Treats - Ramadan & Eid Happenings

by BTM

Tue, 29 May 2018

Traditional Treats - Ramadan & Eid Happenings

Make the most of the remainder of The Holy Month and the upcoming holidays marking Eid al-Fitr with the best banquets in town.


Enjoy a spectacular Grand Friday Eid Brunch at renowned restaurants Saraya, Rivaaj and Fiamma, on June 15, from 12.30pm to 4pm. A wide range of signature international dishes, along with unlimited beverages and an extensive selection of mouthwatering appetisers and desserts will be laid out, with catchy tunes from Cuban band, Timeless. Little ones will be kept occupied with plenty of kids’ activities. The brunch is priced at BD36 per person inclusive of soft beverages, or BD40 inclusive of selected drinks. Kids between six and 12 years of age get a 50 per cent discount and those below six years dine for free. Call 17 636-363.


The festivities will commence at Bahrain Bay Kitchen with an impressive Eid brunch spanning the three festive days. The meal will be replete with a massive spread of gourmet delicacies, live cooking stations and a vibrant family atmosphere. It is priced at BD28++ including soft drinks, or BD38++ including selected beverages. It will run from 12.30pm to 3.30pm. Call 17 115-500.


The hotel’s lavish Eid upgraded brunch will take place on June 16 to celebrate the festival in style. A delicious international buffet will be waiting for you to dig into. This unforgettable gastronomic experience is priced at BD18 per person, inclusive of soft drinks and water. Call 17 460-017.


End the special month of Ramadan with an extravagant Eid al-Fitr Brunch at La Med restaurant. It will be a fantastic feast featuring a classic spread of delicacies and festive specialties, from braised meats and seafood dishes to Arabic salads, gourmet desserts and much more. The brunch will take place on the second day of Eid, and is priced at BD35, inclusive of special beverages, or BD30 including soft drinks. Call 17 586-499.


Chic eatery Baharat treats you to an unforgettable culinary experience for Eid on June 15. There will be hundreds of desserts, unlimited beverages and exhilarating live music from the resident duo, Deux Sons. The brunch is priced at BD38 including selected free-flow beverages, or BD26 including soft drinks and water. The timing is from 12.30pm to 4pm. A 20 per cent discount will be given for group bookings of 10 or more guests. Call 17 171-441.




This destination resort invites you to rejoice in Eid al-Fitr with a family-friendly Carnival Brunch offering the best of both the East and the West. Arabic and international cuisine will be served in both Rimal and Saffron restaurants, as well as in the walkway in between. Live cooking stations serving sumptuous delights are sure to impress. The carnival includes pool access with an international DJ and a live band. Children will have fun with Disney characters, face painting and spin-and-win games. The brunch runs from noon to 4pm and is priced at BD17++ per person, with children under six years dining for free. Call 17 845-000.


A festive buffet will be laid out from 12.30pm to 4pm for lunch, and from 7.30pm to 11.30pm for dinner on the three days of Eid at the hotel’s Al Safir Restaurant. There will be fun-filled activities for children including giveaways, games, candy floss, popcorn and more at Al Iwan Ballroom during lunch, and Arabic entertainment during lunch and dinner. The Eid lunch buffet costs BD19.500++ and children dine for BD8.500++. The Eid dinner buffet, an international spread laying emphasis on Arabic cuisine, is priced at BD14.900++ per person. Call 17 533-533.


Savour a fabulous Eid lunch on all three days of the festival at La Mosaique restaurant, from 12.30pm to 4pm. The meal is priced at BD15 for adults, and BD8 for kids between seven and 12 years of age. Call 17 531-122.


Lemon Tree, the chic dining hub on the ground floor of the property, will be laying out a generous feast on the second and third day of Eid. The brunch will be on from 11am to 4pm and will comprise international crowd-pleasers as well as a great selection of Arabic specialities. The meal costs BD13++ inclusive of soft drinks, or BD18++ including selected beverages. The highlight at the venue is the installation of a brand-new bread oven, which will dole out hot, fluffy breads all through the meal. Call 17 111-999.


The vibrant Kolors restaurant will host sumptuous Eid lunch and dinner buffets on all three days of Eid al-Fitr. Guests can expect a wide array of global delicacies, with tasty Arabic dishes taking centre stage, accompanied by various freshly made salads and delicious desserts. The lunch buffet will be on from 12.30pm to 3pm and is priced at BD8.500++ per person. Dinner will be staged between 7pm and 11pm and will cost BD10.500++ per person. Both buffets are inclusive of soft drinks and water. Kids between the ages of six and 11 dine at half the price. Call 17 360-000.


Head to Café Mosaic on the second day of Eid to savour Middle Eastern favourites and classic dishes from around the world, from 12.30pm to 4pm. This delectable buffet is priced at BD15++ per adult, inclusive of soft drinks. Kids between the ages of six and 11 dine at BD7.500++. Call 66 316-666. 




Be enchanted with Ramadan nights at Pool Delight, while you enjoy true festive hospitality with family and friends. The daily Iftar and Ghabga buffets are priced at BD15++. Alternatively, enjoy a lavish Ghabga platter with a view of the lagoon at Shisha Lounge for BD15++. Call 13 110-110.


If a unique atmosphere is what you seek, then an evening at Gallery 21 restaurant is a must this Ramadan. The picturesque venue will take your taste buds on an intriguing journey of wonderful tastes and flavour combinations from sundown to 8.30pm for Iftar and 9pm to 12.30am for Ghabga. Tuck into Middle Eastern delicacies as well as quintessentially Mediterranean dishes for an evening to remember. Both buffets are priced at BD15++ per person. Call 17 711-600.


Wok Station’s outlets at Seef and Galleria Mall have a new Ramadan menu specially curated for The Holy Month, adding to the restaurant’s festive theme. The Seef outlet has turned its outdoor seating area into a gala patio. Call 77 571-571.