Ringing in the New Year can be exhausting.
Read on for our round up of five options this year.
You can enjoy the views over Bahrain Bay as you indulge on an international buffet at Atmosphere Restaurant this New Year’s Day. There will be dedicated Indian, Asian and Arabic corners for you to tuck into, and there’s a play zone just for kids to keep them entertained while you enjoy your meal.
BHD18+++ (soft drinks), BHD9+++ (kids aged six to 12). Wed Jan 1 12.30pm-4pm. Wyndham Grand, Manama (3366 0304).
Bahrain Bay Kitchen
Start the New Year as you mean to go on by stuffing your face at the international buffet at Bahrain Bay Kitchen. Expect all the usual offerings, including desserts, for this family-friendly affair. The Smooth Mood Project DUO band will be performing live throughout the afternoon.
BHD25 (soft drinks), BHD35 (house beverages), BHD12.5 (children aged six to 12). Wed Jan 1 1pm-4pm. Four Seasons Bahrain Bay (1711 5500).
The Jumeirah Royal Saray is offering up a detox brunch buffet on New Year’s Day this year. There’ll be all the usual buffet foods, plus live cooking stations, and live music will be playing throughout.
BHD36 (soft drinks), BHD48 (house beverages). Wed Jan 1 1pm-5pm. Jumeirah Royal Saray, Seef (6672 0026).
You can take advantage of the winter weather at this New Year’s Day brunch on the terrace at Choices. There’ll be an international buffet with live stations, plus resident Cuban band Soneando will be performing throughout.
BHD25 (soft drinks), BHD36 (house beverages), BHD12.5 (children aged six to 12). Wed Jan 1 12.30pm-4pm. ART Rotana, Amwaj Islands (1600 0111).
This New Year’s, The Ritz-Carlton Bahrain is throwing its brunch at La Med. You’ll be treated to a range of international dishes, plus some festive treats (it’s still within the 12 days of Christmas after all!), and the resident band will be there keeping you entertained too.
BHD30 (soft drinks), BHD38 (house beverages), BHD18 (children aged five to 12). Wed Jan 1 12.30pm-4.30pm. The Ritz-Carlton Bahrain, Seef (1758 6499).