Get your graduation cake now Do you have a family member preparing to graduate in June? Noor Lounge is joining the celebrations by offering 20 percent off on all graduation cakes ordered in advance before the end of May. Cakes start at BD80 for a five kilogramme monster. Prices vary. Noor Lounge, InterContinental Regency Bahrain, Manama (17 227 777).
Make it a family affair Brunch doesn’t have to be just for adults, which is why Elite’s competitively priced Aqua Fiesta is much welcomed. And very reasonably priced. Kids (and adults) can splash in the pool, there’s an extensive Arabic buffet, plus entertainment including henna, a falcon you can hold, family games and a live singer. DB12 (adults), BD6 (children). Fridays. Elite Resort & Spa, Manama (17 313 333).
Dine à la Française They might be Tiki-themed, but following Trader Vic’s successful ‘Voyage to the British Isles’ promotion, the chef is now turning to the foodie capital of France, with special dishes including duck liver terrine, salmon tartare, beef fillet, profiteroles and crepe suzette – served between May 4 and 10 only. Prices vary. Open daily noon-3pm, 7pm-midnight. The Ritz-Carlton, Seef (17 586 555).