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Jumeirah Royal Saray Bahrain (JRSB)

December 4, 2019
Gulf Weekly Jumeirah Royal Saray Bahrain (JRSB)

Gulf Weekly Naman Arora
By Naman Arora

At Jumeirah Royal Saray Bahrain (JRSB), starting December 4, take a midday respite in the luxurious comforts of The Palm Lounge from 1pm to 7pm from Saturday to Wednesday or until 8pm on Thursday and Friday. Enjoy warm scones with clotted cream and homemade chocolate spread, savoury bites, Christmas-inspired patisseries and more. Complete the afternoon with your choice of hot beverages. Priced at BD 25 net for 2 people.

Today at 6pm, JRSB will host a beautiful outdoor tree lighting festivity to celebrate the opening of the resort Festive Village and Winter Wonderland. Shining fairy lights, hot beverages, live music and Santa’s visit will definitely bring the festive magic to life.

Learn more about the Winter Wonderland at Jumeirah on Page 12-13

For those hoping to impress guests in the comfort of their home, Jumeirah Royal Saray’s succulent turkeys (Mustard honey glazed or Apple and honey glazed) are a perfect choice and come with all the trimmings from roasted brussels to cranberry sauce, gravy and traditional stuffing.  An advanced order of minimum 24 hours is required. Whole roast turkey (6-8kg)/Ribeye (2kg) priced at BD 80net and festive turkey/beef full set menu priced at BD 130net

Celebrate the joyous season with a special Christmas Eve buffet on December 24th from 7:30pm and a Christmas Day feast on December 25 from 1pm to 5pm. Priced at BD36net including soft beverages and BD48net including selected beverages.

Enjoy a New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner on December 31 from 8:00 pm as you step into the New Year with a bang at Jumeirah Royal Saray and relish a delicious hearty epicurean spread including a buffet of delectable appetisers, seafood, premium imported cheeses and decadent desserts. The ballroom elegantly turned into a white wonderland will create the perfect atmosphere to celebrate while the very talented singer Banah and her 7-piece band will make you dance till the early hours. Priced at BD80 net including soft beverages and BD90net including selected beverages.

Start off the New Year with the right food with the exclusive Detox Brunch from 1pm to 5pm at Brasserie Royale. Enjoy the beautiful ambience in tranquil surroundings and indulge in a sumptuous buffet and live cooking stations accompanied by relaxing live music. Priced at BD36net including soft beverages and BD48net including selected beverages.

For reservations call 66720026.

Tomorrow, from 5pm onwards, the Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain is summoning the magic of the season starting with the annual lighting of our grand Christmas tree and festive tunnel of sparkling lights. Feel the holiday spirit as Christmas medleys and the aroma of gingerbread and hot cocoa fill the air.

Starting on Sunday, teatime at The Ritz-Carlton takes on a festive flavour. Enjoy traditional scones and pastries with your favourite tea variety complemented by a selection of festive treats – an excellent opportunity to share picture perfect #RCMemories with family and friends. Priced at BD25net.

On Friday from 12:30pm to 3:30pm, La Med’s weekly super brunch turns into the ultimate festive spread of succulent meats, heavenly delights as well as a sampling of dishes from their premium restaurants, including Plums, Primavera and Nirvana. Priced at BD30net with soft beverages. BD38net with select beverages.

Celebrate with a festive super brunch every Friday until December 20 from 12:30pm to 3:30pm and devour the ultimate festive spread of succulent meats, heavenly delights as well as a sampling of dishes from Ritz-Carlton Bahrain’s premium restaurants, including Plums, Primavera and Nirvana. Priced at BD30 including soft beverages and BD38 including select beverages.

Dine with a Christmas brunch feast fit for a king on December 25 from 12:30pm to 4:30pm and celebrate a family hallmark tradition with a special Christmas themed buffet of the finest of creations, all amidst a sea-inspired ambience. Priced at BD38 including soft beverages and free flow of sparkling beverages. BD20 for kids, ages 5-12.

There is a family-style festive menu at Nirvana on December 24 and 25 from 7pm to 11:30pm, including Indian classics and modern dishes fit for a Maharaja.

Venture through a eight-course festive EXPeRiMENCe at La Table Krug By Y on December 24 and 25 from 7pm to 11pm and gift yourself an epicurean journey that truly keeps on giving. Savor the finest of creative dishes to playful desserts in one of the most elegant of settings. Priced at BD90 including soft beverages and BD120 including a Krug pairing.

Enjoy a festive brunch celebration from 12 pm to 4 pm with traditional Mexican favourites and entertainment, all within a vibrant and colorful setting at the Cantina Kahlo every Saturday in December. Priced at BD23 including soft beverages and BD36.5 including select beverages.

Experience the holiday spirit in a traditional Italian setting at Primavera on December 24 and 25 from 1pm to 11pm with a four-course set menu especially crafted by Chef Delfino Sanfilippo Chiarello. BD29 and BD15, additional for select beverage pairings.

For details on any of the above call 17580000 or email [email protected]


From December 12 to 26, the Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay’s Bay View Lounge gives its traditional afternoon tea a Nutcracker-inspired make-over, honouring Tchaikovsky’s classical ballet in the form of delicious pastries and the Four Seasons touch.

The Four Seasons Hotel has a slew of unique Christmas events to get guests in the holiday spirit, complete with the thrill of Santa’s arrival, plus the twinkling Christmas decorations in the lobby and more.

Get into the holiday spirit with a Christmas brunch at Bahrain Bay Kitchen on December 20 from 1pm to 4pm.

On Christmas Eve (December 24), dine at Bahrain Bay Kitchen or at CUT by Wolfgang Puck from 7pm to midnight as Santa delivers his presents worldwide.

Make your Christmas extra special with brunch starting at noon and dinner starting at 7pm at CUT by Wolfgang Puck.

For New Year’s Eve, the roaring 20s comes to Bahrain, complete with riveting performances, endless mocktails, live music and fireworks. Guests are invited to dine at any of the Hotel’s signature restaurants and step into a heart-racing immersive adaptation of F Scott Fitzgerald’s seminal jazz-age novel for a hedonistic night complete with live bands, devilish mocktails and dressing to the nines.

New Year’s Eve Dinner at re/ Asian Cuisine starting at 7pm

New Year’s Eve Dinner at CUT by Wolfgang Puck starting at 7pm

Masquerade Dinner at Bahrain Bay Kitchen starting at 8pm

Great Gatsby New Year’s Eve Party at Azure Pool & Lounge starting at 8pm

Recuperate from the previous night at the New Year’s Day Brunch at Bahrain Bay Kitchen I starting at 1pm on January 1, 2020.

Enjoy the Orthodox Brunch at Bahrain Bay Kitchen starting at 1pm on January 7, 2020.

To reserve a memorable festive experience, call 17115000.


On December 25 starting at 12:30pm, at the Gulf Hotel, enjoy a Christmas brunch that has it all! Unwrap a festive feast in a beautiful setting with the ones you love as the elves at Gulf Convention Centre deliver the Christmas magic to fill you with good cheer as you enjoy the live band, Santa Claus and fun activities for the whole family. Priced at BD32net per person inclusive of selected beverages. Up to 50% off for children ages 6 to 12.

The Gulf Hotel’s Al Waha invites you to indulge in their lavish Christmas Day dinner buffet which will include roast turkey & trimmings and a delectable festive buffet. Priced at BD16+++ per person. Up to 50% off for Children ages 6 to 12.

On December 31 at the Gulf Convention Center, mark the end of year with the most daring show in Bahrain. Get ready for five amazing acts that will take your breath away, including magic, aerial performances and show-stopping dancers. The dress code is formal and doors open at 8pm. The early bird price of BD55net per person ends this Saturday. The regular price at the door is BD60net per person. The ticket price is inclusive of unlimited beverages.

On New Year’s Eve, enjoy a romantic candle lit dinner at the Rasoi by Vineet, Margarita Mexicana or La Pergola by Perbellini as you toast to the year ahead at the stroke of midnight. Priced at BD26+++ per person inclusive of one glass of toast.

Enjoy a private balcony dinner for two at the Royal Thai on December 31. The table is set for two overlooking the Gulf Hotel’s tropical gardens and koi ponds, making this the most unique and intimate dining experience with the perfect city skyline view backdrop to your candle lit dinner. Priced at BD55+++ for two.

Enjoy an exquisite New Year’s eve dinner buffet at the Al Waha Restaurant with a lavish spread of the finest selection for a special occasion. Priced at BD35+++ inclusive of select beverages. Up to 50% off for Children ages 6 to 12. The recovery brunch at Al Waha Restaurant on January 1, starting at 12:30pm is the perfect way to recover your appetite and rejuvenate from the night before. Priced at BD25net per person, inclusive of select beverages.

For details and reservations, call 17713000.


On Sunday at 11am, at the Intercontinental Regency, enjoy a two-course meal with coffee while learning how to entertain a crowd for the holidays with Chef Lugi’s fun festive class. Priced at BD9.9net per person.

Revel in Christmas Eve Brunchism at the Intercontinental Regency’s Selections, Medzo and Legendz restaurants from 7pm to 10:30pm. Priced at BD22 or BD 32 for select beverage package.

Bring the family along for a Christmas lunch at the Selections restaurant starting at 12:30pm. Priced at BD15 for the soft drink package and BD22 for select beverage package.

Enjoy Christmas day dinner at the Legendz Steakhouse from 7pm to 11pm, starting at BD4.5.

Celebrate New Year’s Eve in the Golden 20’s style with a glamorous evening party at the Al Riffa Ballroom, including a sumptuous gala dinner, unlimited beverages, and a live dance show. Priced at BD70net per person or get an early bird rate of BD59net if you book and pay by December 15th.

For more information, please call: 17227777.

From December 1-26, at the Westin’s Furn Bakery and Le Meridien’s Longitude 50, enjoy sumptuous handpicked selections like Yule logs, homemade Christmas cookies, ginger bread and Christmas inspired pastries.

From December 1-24, make your own gingerbread house every Saturday between 3pm and 5pm at the Westin’s Furn Bakery. Priced at BD14net for the gingerbread house kit and BD16net per child for the gingerbread house decorating class. Limited seats.

Savour a pre-National Day brunch on December 13 from 12:30pm to 4:00pm at Le Meridien’s Baharat restaurant and a National Day dinner at The Westin’s Furn Bistro from 7pm to 11pm. Priced at BD28net per person with soft beverages and BD36net per person with selected beverages. 50% discount for Bahraini nationals only.

Devour a pre-Christmas brunch on December 20 and a Christmas brunch on December 25 from 12:30pm to 4pm at Le Meridien’s Baharat restaurant. Priced at BD28net per person with soft beverages and BD36net per person with selected beverages. Children under 6 years old eat for free. 50% discount for kids from 6 years to 12 years.

Relish your Christmas Eve dinner from 6:30pm to 11pm at Le Meridien’s Baharat restaurant. Priced at BD28net per person with soft beverages and BD36net per person with selected beverages. Children under 6 years old eat for free. 50% discount for kids from 6 years to 12 years.

Stop by Le Meridien’s Baharat restaurant for a New Year’s Eve Spanish themed party December 31 from 7:00PM to 1:00AM and enjoy culinary delights from BBQ, Seafood and Sweetest Brunch specialities as we bid farewell to 2019. Priced at BD30net per person with soft beverages and BD40net per person with selected beverages.

For more information or to make a festive reservation, please call 17171441.

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