Have fun but still save money in Bahrain this weekend
You don’t always have to go to a blow-out Friday brunch to enjoy meal deals over the weekend. There are plenty more promotional offers through Bahrain’s hotels and restaurants to enjoy. Here’s just a few of our top picks…
Le Sauvage and Le Domain  Thu For dinner, from 6pm to midnight, head out to Le Sauvage and Le Domain  at Domain Bahrain and have unlimited beef short ribs seasoned with special spices and slow cooked with the signature barbeque sauce for BD9.9++ per person. Call 1600 0000.
Downtown Thu and Fri Head over to popular jazzy bar Downtown at InterContinental Regency Bahrain where the live band entertains and specially cooked mussels with five different dips of your choice are on offer, alongside a free hops or grape beverage for BD11.9++ per person from 4pm to 11pm. Call 1722 7777.
Medzo Thu and Fri Enjoy a three-course Sicilian menu at Medzo in the InterContinental Regency Bahrain, which is presented by Chef Stefano Demartini for BD15++ (food only) or BD18.5++ with one glass of Italian grape. It’s available noon to 3pm. Call 1722 7777.
Baharat Thu and Fri Ladies listen up – dine at Baharat in Le Meridien City Centre Bahrain with your lady friends any time from 7.30pm and 11pm and enjoy 50 percent off your bill. This is a great deal for an after-shop catch-up with your mates. Call 1717 1144. JJ’s Irish Restaurant Thu-Sat Try out JJ’s XL menu which features different specials every day, all day. On Thursdays, there’s the Thursday XL Pie Club with fishermen’s pie, beef pot pie and steak and kidney pie, all served with mashed potato and salad (each dish is BD6.5). Then on Friday’s there’s the Friday XL Wrap Club with chicken and barbecue sauce, beef fajitas and bacon with fried egg, all served with potato wedges or French frie (BD5.5 each). Finally, on Saturdays there’s the Saturday XL Breakfast Club with a traditional Irish breakfast, bagels, pancakes or omelettes (dishes are BD6.5). Call 1774 2323.
Rayes Thu-Sat Go for the full family buffet lunch at Lebanese restaurant Rayes, which offers fabulous sea views from Coral Bay and a sumptuous buffet spread of Lebanese favourites for BD9++ from noon to 4pm. Call 1731 2700.
Saveur Fri Try out the family-friendly pizza Friday deal at all-day dining restaurant Saveur in The Westin City Centre Bahrain from 12.30pm to 11pm where kids can make their own pizza for free. Chef hats, aprons and rolling pins are provided. It’s just BD5.5++ including soft drinks, while kids under 12 dine for free. Call 1717 1000.
La Vinoteca Barcelona and Café Amsterdam Sat The two restaurants combine to bring us a brunch where you can eat a la carte tapas from La Vinoteca Barcelona or breakfast options from Café Amsterdam. There’s a Mediterranean brunch experience with fresh ingredients from Holland and the Med, as well as live paella cooking, homemade sausages, a fresh salad selection and much more. There’s also plenty of entertainment to keep the kids entertained. It’s on from noon to 5pm with live music from 3pm to 6pm and costs BD26++ with selected beverages, BD22++ with soft drinks and BD11++ for children aged five to 12. Call 1700 7808.
Camelot Sat From 8pm to midnight at European restaurant Camelot in Adliya, try chicken lollipop wings along with a variety of sauces coupled with an unlimited selection of icy hops for BD15 while enjoying live entertainment. Call 1771 7745.
La Mosaique Sat Try the new Saturday family brunch at La Mosaique in the Crowne Plaza Bahrain from 12.30pm to 4pm for BD18.5++ or BD23.950++ inclusive of selected beverages. Kids aged seven to 12 go for BD9.5++ while children under seven eat for free. Call 1753 1122.
Imari Sat Free flowing hops or grapes accompany Chef Riichiro San’s favourite Izakaya style dishes at Domain Bahrain’s Japanese restaurant Imari from 5pm to 9pm. It’s BD23++ with selected beverages or BD17++ with soft drinks. Call 1600 0000.