Reviews, pictures, contact and booking details for the best Italian restaurants in Bahrain, part of the Time Out Bahrain Restaurant Awards.
If you’re craving a pizza with all the toppings, could do with a carb-loaded pasta dish, or simply want to devour a ton of cheese, we’ve got the best suggestions from Rome to Naples abroad. Time Out has visited each and every restaurant to put them through their paces, assessing factors including quality of food, ambience and service. Popular or relatively unknown, we’ve gone undercover to find out what you’re getting for your money at each venue.
After winning Time Out Bahrain's top accolade of Restaurant of the Year in 2012, Bice fell under the radar, however, this Italian restaurant is still worth its salt thanks to some excellently prepared dishes, a stunning venue, great views, and professional servers.
Very friendly, attentive staff welcome you to this chic eatery, which continues to impress with its modern take on Italian cuisine. The food is always tasty and the atmosphere is uplifted by stylish surrounds.
Over the years restaurants have come and gone, but Cico's has stood the test of time, retaining a huge number of loyal customers. The menu is Italian and while the interior and the menu have been revamped, it's still the same Cico's with a newer surface.
Located in the heart of Juffair, Cucina is a very popular choice, drawing crowds nightly thanks to a proper Italian vibe with lively Italian music. The wood burning oven takes pride of place and the extensive menu covers all bases.
There is nothing quite as special as being by the sea, so don't miss the opportunity to visit Fiamma, located only steps away from the beach. Service is first rate and an extensive menu offers something to suit all tastes.
Walk through the doors of La Pergola and one immediately forgets there is a busy hotel foyer only steps away. The secluded venue boasts classic Roman themed frescoed walls that transport the diner to the heart of Italy.
Renovated Italian restaurant Oliveto aims to impress. The hefty menu selection boasts classic and modern Italian dishes, while the new contemporary venue is stunning. It has been reborn bigger and better than before.
Enter an Italian restaurant to be greeted in Italian by Italians, and you know you're off to a good start. You have magically arrived in the heart of Italy. Ambience and view are nothing without food to complement; and Primavera doesn't disappoint.
The luxury Italian restaurant with its chic and sophisticated interior, matched by exceptional cuisine, more than satisfies. The waiters are helpful while the songstress draws the crowds with her unique renditions of Italian classics.
Chic, bright and modern, this L shaped restaurant boasts floor-to-ceiling picture windows leading to the hotel's poolside. All expected Italian favourites can be found on this menu and everything is cooked fresh with plenty of depth of flavour.