The Bahraini food scene is constantly evolving, with new restaurants popping up every day. From traditional Bahraini cuisine, fine-dining, to burger places, Bahrain’s menu is as diverse as its people.
Bahrain’s food scene will satisfy any foodie traveller. Whether you are looking for a taste of authentic Bahraini food at Haji’s Cafe nestled in the souq, or after the glamorous fusion Mexican at the Ritz Carlton, or a even a spicy biryani , Bahrain has it all.
After sampling Bahrain’s delicious cuisine, head to Manama Souq for a unique shopping experience, uncover treasures and haggle with friendly stall-holders. The Souq sells anything and everything including; clothes, antiques, gold, pearls, incense, spices and more.
The Bahraini people invite you to get involved and they’d love to share their culture with you. Visit the Al Jasra Handicrafts Center, which aims to preserve traditional arts and handicrafts and foster the creativity of its locals. Learn to decorate ceramics and wood, and watch how palm leaves are skillfully constructed into a work of art; join one of the workshops and try the craft out for yourself.