December Eats & Festive Treats

by BTM

Tue, 05 December 2023

December Eats & Festive Treats

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Celebrate Christmas and New Year’s in style with some of the very best culinary experiences across Bahrain’s best hotels. That is, of course, aside from dining experiences you can enjoy throughout the month.

Bask in a truly special experience this holiday season with a Nutcracker-inspired afternoon tea at Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay. Take in the beautiful atmosphere of the Bay View Lounge while you indulge in some delicious treats.

Executive Pastry Chef Imad Boukly and his team bring Tchaikovsky’s Sugar Plum Fairy to life with colourful Nutcracker-themed flavours, finger sandwiches filled with savoury treats, and freshly baked buttery scones served with clotted cream and homemade raspberry jam.
This sensational afternoon tea is available from December 3 to January 13, from noon to 11pm, and is priced at BD18 net person or BD20 net per person, inclusive of a glass of warm apple cider.
Call 17 115-500.

Wolfgang Puck’s Executive Pastry Chef Pierre Chambon has created classic yule logs for the holiday season. The Chocolate and Hazelnut Praline Yule Log with Chocolate Mousse, Praline Feuillantine, and Caramelised Hazelnut is a crowd-pleaser, while the Caramelised Puff Pastry and Madagascar Vanilla Yule Log with vanilla sponge, white chocolate mousse, and caramelised puff pastry are available for take-away starting on December 1 at CUT by Wolfgang Puck. 

These are the finest of flavours that tantalise even the most discerning tastebuds. Just perfect for the holidays! 
Call 17 115-044. 

Explore festive dishes from around the world with a sumptuous buffet, shared with friends and family and transform your evening into an unforgettable gathering. The Obab Al Bahr Restaurant located at the scenic Jumeriah Gulf of Bahrain Resort and Spa has a sensational feast in store from you. 

The dinner will take place from 6:30pm to 11pm on December 24.  The Christmas Eve buffet is priced at BD35 net per person inclusive of soft beverages, or BD45 net per person inclusive of selected beverages. Children ages six to 12 since for BD17.5 net while children below six years old dine for free. 
Call 77 771-000. 

Experience a festive Christmas brunch at Obab Al Bahr restaurant, Jumeriah Gulf of Bahrain Resort, and Sap, featuring traditional Christmas fare including roasts, the best of grills, and fancy desserts. The resort has some fantastic activities planned for your kids this Christmas Day including face painting and interactive games. 
This stunning property offers you the opportunity to connect over a lovely meal with your family while taking in a little slice of paradise.

The brunch runs from 12.30pm to 4pm and is priced at BD35 net per person, inclusive of soft beverages or at BD45 net per person inclusive of selected beverages. Children from ages six to 12 dine for BD 17 while children younger than six dine for free.
Call 77 771-000. 

Enjoy a memorable dinner buffet this Orthodox Christmas Day that features mouthwatering, traditional Eastern European fare. Savour delicious fish and vegetables along with traditional Christmas treats like Kytya and Uzvar while listening to festive music performed by the musical duo at the Obab Al Bahr Restaurant at Jumeirah Gulf of Bahrain resort and Spa.
This dinner will take place on January 6, 2024 from 6.30pm to 11pm and is priced at BD25 net per person inclusive of soft beverages, BD35 net per person inclusive of selected beverages and BD12.5 net for children ages six to 12. Children younger than six dine for free.  
Call 77 771-000. 

Spice up your Christmas Feast with Margarita Mexicana’s Festive Fajitas! Join in at Margarita Mexicana, located at The Gulf Hotel Bahrain, and celebrate the joyous Christmas season with special dishes that will tantalise your taste buds, crafted by none other than the talented Mexican Chef Ruben. Indulge in the Chipotle Cranberry marinated Turkey breast Fajitas, grilled to perfection and served with a medley of seasonal condiments that capture the essence of the holidays. This festive feast is available from December 10 to December 27.  
Call 17 713-000. 

Make your Christmas Eve extra special this year with a special dining experience with your family. The K Hotel, located at Juffair, is hosting a Family Christmas Eve Dinner which you’re sure to remember.

This fantastic dinner will take place from 7pm to 11pm, with a dinner buffet for BD14+++ per person, including unlimited soft drinks and a welcome drink. For BD24+++, a dinner buffet with unlimited house beverages is available. Younger children can dine for free, while those aged six to 12 can enjoy the festivities at a 50 percent discount. A special Christmas gift will be given to children. 
Call or WhatsApp 36 600-433.

The K Hotel is hosting a Grand Christmas Day Brunch from noon to 4pm. The culinary team has a scrumptious spread in store for you to make your celebration of Christmas in Juffair one to remember. To make the experience even more special, Christmas-themed entertainment will enchant diners of all ages. And, of course, Santa Claus will be making a special appearance all the way from the North Pole! 

Guests can enjoy a festive meal and upgrade their celebration for BD24+++ per person inclusive of unlimited house beverages, or BD16+++ per person with unlimited soft beverages. Children dine for free, while those aged 6 to 12 get 50 percent off and receive a Christmas gift. 
Call or WhatsApp 36 600-433.

Have a bit of fun this holiday season at the K Hotel’s Holiday Ugly Sweater Brunch! Put on your craziest, tackiest holiday sweater and celebrate in style on Friday, December 15 from noon to 4pm. Don’t pass up the opportunity to be awarded for the ugliest holiday sweater!

Savour this delicious brunch for BD16++++ per person, inclusive of unlimited soft drinks, or BD23+++ inclusive of unlimited house beverages. Live entertainment and a delicious spread with loved ones ensure that this will be an afternoon of fun and frolic. 
  Call or WhatsApp 36 600-433.

Indulge in the grandeur of the festive season with a special Christmas Day Lunch Buffet at Origins at Vida Beach Resort Marassi Al Bahrain. The culinary team has rolled up their sleeves to present you with a lavish spread of culinary treasures for you to enjoy. Savour the flavours of the season, as you dig into the grand buffet of international favourites and sway to live music. Vida Bahrain sure has an atmosphere of merriment and celebration in store for you! 

Don’t miss out on the delicious lunch on December 25 from 1pm to 4pm. The buffet is priced at BD25 net for adults with soft beverages and BD35 net inclusive of selected beverages. Kids from ages six to 12 dine at a discount of 50 percent. 

Call 77 488-100 or email [email protected]

Indulge in the delightful Festive High Tea experience at the Gallery Lobby Lounge located at Mövenpick Hotel, Bahrain. Savour a selection of sweet and savoury treats complemented by non-alcoholic bubbly, tea, or coffee. 
This festive treat is priced at BD 15+++ for two people and takes place daily (except for Fridays). Advance booking is required. 
Call or WhatsApp 33 640-032.

This December, indulge in the Gulf Hotel Bahrain Festive Feast Box. Feasting has never been so easy with this box featuring festive favourites including roasted turkey roulade stuffed with chestnuts and chipolatas; butternut, carrot, and ginger volute topped with croutons; roasted root vegetables infused with thyme; mashed potatoes and kale; sautéed Brussels sprouts accompanied by turkey bacon; homemade corn bread; classic turkey gravy; and pumpkin pie. 

This captivating feast box is priced at BD40 net.
Call 17 713-000.

This festive season, Vida Beach Resort Marassi Al Bahrain offers delightful festive takeaways including Turkey or Beef Short Ribs for a delicious feast in the comfort of your home. Origins’ kitchen delivers the finest ingredients straight to your door, allowing you to enjoy a delectable roasted turkey made with care.
The Classic Roast Turkey is priced at BD70 net (serves eight people) and BD110 net (serves eight persons) for the Short Ribs. Orders must be placed 48 hours in advance. This delightful takeaway feast is available from December 15 to January 6. 
Call 77 488-100 or email [email protected]

Enjoy a cosy Christmas feast in the comfort of your home with Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay’s private Christmas feast. Executive Chef Leonardo Di Clemente brings you this divine feast featuring a delectable Lavender Honey Roasted Turkey with Chicken Cumberland Sausage, Glazed Sweet Potatoes, and Roasted Butternut Soup. 

The feast is available from December 23 to December 26 and is priced at BD95 net for six persons for a roast turkey with all trimmings and BD180 net for six persons for a complete festive feast. Customers can save ten percent on their order before December 9 and receive complimentary delivery service for orders over BD50.
Call 17 115-500. 

This festive season, don’t miss out on this “on the move” holiday feast with Diplomat Radisson Blu, Hotel’s 8KG whole turkey to go. This feast includes much-loved festive delicacies including roasted potato, roast gravy, cranberry sauce, Brussel nut stuffing and buttered vegetables. To get a hold of this Christmas classic order your turkey feast 48 hours in advance. 
This take away is priced at BD75 net. 
Call 17 531-666. 

3, 2, 1… BRUNCH! 
Celebrate the first day of 2024 with a delectable buffet feast at Obab Al Bahr Restaurant located at the picturesque Jumeirah Gulf of Bahrain Resort and Spa. Enjoy culinary creations and live music performances to start the year in a sparkling atmosphere. 
The brunch will take place from 12.30pm to 4pm on January 1. Brunch is priced at BD35 net per person inclusive of soft beverages or BD45 net per person inclusive of selected beverages, and BD17 net for children six to 12 years old and free for children under 6.
Call 77 771-000.

Bring in the New Year in style at KOLORS Restaurant, housed in The K Hotel, where you can dance, laugh, and create memories. Be a part of the KOLOR-ful NYE Dinner, and count down to a colourful New Year! Celebrate and indulge in a delightful dinner on Sunday, December 31 from 7pm until late. 
The delicious buffet is priced at BD16+++, inclusive of unlimited soft drinks and a welcome drink. Alternatively, upgrade your experience with the BD28+++ package, inclusive of unlimited house beverages. 
Call or WhatsApp 36 600-433. 

After an eventful night of ringing in the New Year, recovery is essential. Feast on a sumptuous recovery brunch hosted by Gulf Hotel Bahrain on New Years Day. It’s the right way to spend the first day of the year with friends and family – sharing a delicious meal while you discuss new dreams, new visions, and new goals. 
This delectable experience is priced at BD 25 net inclusive of soft beverages and BD 32 net inclusive of selected beverages. Don’t miss out on the brunch that you deserve to get your 2024 started. 
Call 17 713-000.

Ring in the New Year with style and elegance at the Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain’s award-winning restaurants and indulge in a culinary journey that will delight your taste buds and create unforgettable memories as the clock strikes midnight. 
Plums restaurant will host a five-course artisan menu with entertainment and a DJ at BD55 per person, whilst Primavera will present a five-course Italian menu with entertainment at BD55 per person. Cantina Kahlo has a four-course set menu at BD55 per person, whilst Nirvana has a four-course family-style set menu for BD45 per person.
Call 17 586-499.

Experience the culinary journey of Cantonese cuisine at China Garden located at The Gulf Hotel Bahrain! Explore the rich flavours of Cantonese cuisine with a special menu which features a variety of classic dishes, as well as innovative creations carefully curated by the restaurant’s talented chefs. This feast is available from December 4 to December 23. 
Call 17 713-000. 

It’s no secret that Mövenpick Hotel, Bahrain has one of the island’s most popular brunch spreads. This month, make your way to Mövenpick and experience an award-winning brunch at Silk’s Restaurant and the Gallery Lobby Lounge. It’s sure to be a phenomenal dining experience with the very best of appetisers, mains, roasts and sweets treat. With a live band and a bit of dancing, this brunch is sure to be etched into your memory for a long time to come. 

The brunch takes place every Friday from 12.30pm to 4:00 PM and is priced at BD33+++ per person, including unlimited beverages. Children aged six to 11 years get 50 percent off, and those under six years dine for free. Prices are subject to taxes. 
Call or WhatsApp 33 640-032. 

We hope you’re ready for some exciting Fridays ahead with the all-new Village Brunch at Downtown Rotana. 
You’re in store for a memorable brunch in the heart of Manama, complete with entertainment from a five-piece band and DJ. Games for both the young and old, live cooking stations from around the world, free access to the pool party, and an extra hour for last minute beverages until 5pm will keep you on your toes! Aside from the scrumptious food, you’re in for some excitement with raffle draws and even a photobooth to capture some special moments. 

The Village Brunch is priced at BD34 net all-inclusive and takes place every Friday from 12.30pm to 4pm.
Call 33 605-070. 

Don’t miss out on the amazing Friday Lunch Buffet at Ginger Restaurant in Majestic Arjaan serving Arabic and international cuisines brought together to make the most delicious dining experience.
This Friday lunch is priced at just BD9 and is available from 12.30pm to 4pm. 
Call 17 370-000. 

Kindly note that prior reservations are recommended for all festive events this year. The Bahrain This Month team hopes you all have a joyous feast with your loved ones this season!