Our favourite Friday institution is back! Let’s brunch…
Enjoy a sumptuous international buffet spread during the Gulf Hotel’s Friday brunch. Latin duo Cris and Toni entertain, while there is plenty to keep the kids busy too. It’s BD22 with soft drinks, BD29 with selected beverages and half price for kids. Call 1771 3000.
Baharat Try this sparkling brunch at Le Meridien’s eclectic Arabic fusion restaurant from 12.30pm to 4pm for BD16++ with soft drinks or BD24++ with selected house beverages. There’s live music from the British-South African duo Deux Sons. Call 1717 1111.
Bahrain Bay Kitchen
Four Seasons Bahrain Bay offers an elaborate weekly brunch including five unique food stations serving Arabian, Western, Indian, Japanese and Chinese delicacies. It’s BD25++ with soft drinks or BD32++ with selected house beverages, from 12.30pm to 3.30pm. Call 1711 5000.
Bushido This brunch’s specialty is in live cooking stations and Japanese delicacies. You can also join in the fun with live cooking activities, live music and children’s fun to be had. It’s served noon to 3.30pm with unlimited food and beverages, starting from BD22.2 net or BD29.4 net with selected beverages. Call 1758 3555.
An innovative spread of culinary delights from across the world is available for BD29++ per person during this Friday brunch at Art Rotana, inclusive of selected house beverages. Kids have their own corner featuring fun activities, while the resident duo keeps the crowds entertained. It’s on from 12.30pm to 4pm. Call 1600 0111.
Elite Resort & Spa Try a family-friendly Friday affair by the poolside with a wide buffet selection and plenty of special games to keep the kids entertained. There’s a traditional henna artist and a falcon to hold too! It’s BD12 per adult and BD6 for kids under 11. Call 1731 3333.
A wide range of international dishes are featured in this big Friday brunch including live cooking stations and Middle Eastern delicacies. There’s a kid’s buffet and live entertainment too. It’s BD18++ for adults and BD9++ for kids from noon to 4pm. Call 1711 1999.
Le Sauvage and Le Domain  Explore your inner-foodie and music lover on level 34 at this European-Mediterranean restaurant every Friday from noon to 4pm for 19++ per person (food only) or BD27++ per person (with select beverages). It’s strictly for grown ups. Call 1600 0000.
Dig into a wide selection of food offerings for BD18 net per person with unlimited soft drinks or BD27 net per person with selected house beverages. Kids under 12 can go for BD9.500 net or kids under four go completely free. It’s on from noon to 4pm. Call 1775 0777.
Masso This award-winning brunch offers a selection of a la carte breakfast items and lunch main courses, followed by a buffet spread of delectable desserts from noon to 4pm for BD19++ or BD25++. Call 1772 1061.
Try the rooftop brunch with live entertainment and a 40-dish menu for BD25++ inclusive of selection house beverages, BD18++ with soft drinks or BD9 for kids 12 and under. It’s on from noon to 3.30pm. Call 1700 7770.
Movenpick A whopping international selection of dishes and desserts await at this award-winning family-friendly Friday brunch. There are live cooking stations and entertainment on offer across three different outlets. It runs from 12.30pm to 4pm and costs BD31 net per person. Call 1746 0000.
Indulge in the authentic Lebanese Friday brunch and eat as much as you want for BD12.5++ from 12.30pm to 5pm. Relax while also enjoying the fabulous sea views from Coral Bay. Call 1731 2700. The Ritz-Carlton Enjoy a delicious buffet of international specialties and unlimited bubbly, house beverages and soft drinks in the bright surroundings of La Med. It’s BD32 net. The brunch runs from 12.30pm-4.30pm. Call 1758 0000.