Our top picks for the best business lunches in Bahrain.
Where: The Ritz-Carlton Bahrain
Known for: Indian food
Contact: +973 1758 0000
Ritz Carlton says that you can “Dine like a maharajah at Nirvana”. Or you can just have business lunch there. Take advantage of their special thali business lunch box from Sundays to Thursdays, from noon till 3pm. Executive Indian chef Mahipal Singh creates an exquisite selection of Masahari or Shakahari kebabs and succulent grilled seafood. Accompanied by live music from the “Santoor”, this is an unforgettable meeting out.
Where: Moda Mall
Known for: Italian food
Contact: +973 17 533 666
Opined by some to be the best Italian restaurant in Bahrain, the classy ambiance is perfect for a business lunch or a romantic dinner. The service is exceptionally discreet, the food, first-rate. Of course, you’re in Bahrain’s most iconic office building; which will most definitely impress your big-shot clients.
The first, fine-dining restaurant in Bahrain that is operated by a Michelin starred- chef, you can’t go wrong with Rasoi. Renowned chef, Vineet Bhatia takes a spin on classic Indian dishes and presents them in a contemporary way. There is also the excellent tiffin lunch on weekdays. With imaginative decor, top quality ingredients, and excellent food, you’re in for a colorful business lunch.
Where: Crowne Plaza Bahrain
Known for: Indian food
Contact: +973 1753 1122
Waves serves the finest and freshest seafood and is open for lunch and dinner daily. Select from the seafood market, bursting with the fresh catch of the day and have it cooked the way you like. There is also the a la carte menu if you can’t be bothered to make decisions. Waves is a veritable aquatic paradise and great if your clients love seafood.
Medzo has excellent steak (winning the Best Steak in Town Award) and a good selection of wines (although you may want to limit to one glass since you’ll still be working). They have a two course business lunch menu full of delicious options with one softdrink included. Business lunch is available every day except Saturday.
This casual (but with great style!) Italo-Lebanese eatery offers a two-course daily special made with the freshest ingredients the Chef can find on the market. You can choose from a selection of sandwiches, pastas, risottos, mezze, antipasti, soups, salads, or pastries.
7. La Med
For an inspired lunch, dine at this beautiful spot which offers extravagant buffets and small plates that highlight Arabic and Mediterranean cuisine. From Sunday to Thursday you can dive into a wide selection of salads, cold seafood, mains, fruits, cheeses, and pastries from noon til 3:30pm. Alternatively, there is also the special three-course lunch menu you can opt for.
Where: Royal Golf Club
Known for: English food
Contact: +973 17 751262
The Links Business Lunch offers superb value for money in a unique dining venue! Its BD8 per person with a light starter or dessert, a great choice of main courses, plus a soft drink. The view of course is fabulous, and you can walk around the greens afterwards.
Where: Coral Bay
Known for: Lebanese food
Contact: +973 1731 2700
Rayes is posited as serving the finest Lebanese cuisine on the island. Its situated right on the waterfront overlooking the marina which means you can dine al fresco. Business lunch is from Sundays to Wednesdays with one appetizer, one main course, one salad and the chef’s choice of dessert for BD5.5 and BD8 with shisha.
Where: Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay
Known for: steaks
Contact: +973 1711 5000
One of the poshest places for a business lunch, you will definitely enjoy their steaks which Conde Nast Traveler has deemed “sought after”. Enjoy two courses of Puck’s signature steak dishes as well as steak tartare. Perfect for that discriminating palate, or client.
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