Dining - Buffet Restaurants
Full Board Buffet Meals are Included in the Room Rate
Buffet Menu Sample
(Breakfast: 07:30 - 10:00 | Lunch: 12:30 - 14:00 (Friday: 13:00 - 14:30) | Dinner: 19:00 - 21:00)
There are two restaurants, both with the same menu, where you enjoy all-you-can-eat buffet style meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner. There are a variety of international and regional cuisines to please everyone's taste. The buffet lines include live action cooking stations where food is prepared to your order. Soups, breads and desserts are homemade and the fresh, tropical fruits are delicious. You are assigned to your own table throughout your stay so that you may enjoy your privacy, or you are welcome to invite friends to join you. Friday night dinner is Maldivian night with a themed menu and waiters in traditional dress. Sunday breakfast welcomes you with complimentary Sparkling Wine.
Dress can be very casual. Many guests are barefoot. Bathing suits may be worn for breakfast and lunch as long as women wear a cover-up or sarong and men wear a short sleeve polo shirt (not sleeveless). Shorts and a short sleeve polo shirt (not sleeveless) are customary for dinner or you can dress up as you wish.
Guests with special dietary needs should advise us beforehand.
The Farivalhu Restaurant is for guests staying in the Garden rooms, the Beach Villas, the Jacuzzi Beach Villas (100's), & the Jacuzzi Water Villas (300's) and is located in the center of the island. It provides spacious seating in the traditional open-air style with sand floor and thatched roof. There is also outdoor seating on a wooden deck.
The Maalan Restaurant is for guests staying in the adults only Jacuzzi Beach Villas (600’s), Water Villas, Jacuzzi Water Villas (700’s), Honeymoon Suites, Beach Villas (400’s adults only) and is located on the northern end of the island. It is divided into 3 separate dining areas which provide spacious seating and all are in the traditional open-air style with sand floor and thatched roofs. There is also outdoor seating on a wooden deck.
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Dining - Buffet Restaurants Specials
Christmas Eve Gala Dinner Buffet
Your Christmas Eve celebration is planned to be a fun filled evening with great entertainment, delicious food and a selection of fine beverage! The activities program begins around 17:00 with a late afternoon visit by Santa Claus arriving in a Dhoni at the beach by the Dhoni pool to deliver gifts to children at the Kakuni Bar. Don’t miss this opportunity to welcome Santa and take lots of pictures.
At 19:00 all our guests are invited by the management to join a special Christmas Eve Cocktail Party at the Dhoni Bar Beach, where you enjoy complimentary mulled "spiced" wine, fruit punch and cocktail snacks. You will be entertained by our very own Meeru Christmas Choir performing carols befitting the Festive Season. Santa Claus is expected to be around, too. From 19:45 there is the chance to take photos of the Festive Gala Dinner Buffet. The actual Christmas Eve Gala Dinner Buffet then opens at 20:00 in both main restaurants, Farivalhu and Maalan, Finally, after dinner come and party with us at the Kakuni Bar where our DJ Umar entertains you at the Christmas Eve Party from 21:30 onwards. Read more about the Festive Season Program here.
The extra charge for this evening is already included in your room rate, with the exception of beverage at dinner and at the Christmas party. However, beverage is provided for All Inclusive Plus Package "AIP" guests. Christmas Eve Gala Dinner Buffet
New Year's Eve Gala Dinner Buffet
Your New Year’s Eve celebration is planned to be a fun filled evening with great entertainment, delicious food and a fantastic beach party to welcome the New Year…dance and celebrate until the late hours….
From 17:00 until sunset join us at the Dhoni Bar pool and beach to watch the last sunset of the year. Enjoy a tropical cocktail and be entertained with chill out music performed by our DJ Kina. At 19:45 the New Year’s Eve Gala Buffet dinner opens for photo taking and then from 20:00 begins the grand New Year’s Eve Gala Buffet dinner, in both main restaurants, Farivalhu and Maalan. After the gala dinner head for the Dhoni Bar where we have prepared a fantastic New Year’s Eve beach party. Dance in the soft white sand and enjoy the rhythm, light and sound performed by our international DJs. Count down the final seconds of the old year and welcome the New Year 2017. Read more about the Festive Season Program here
The extra charge for this evening is already included in your room rate, with the exception of beverage at dinner and at the beach party. However, beverage is provided for All Inclusive Plus Package "AIP" guests. Find out more about: New Year's Eve Gala Dinner Buffet
January Special Dinners: Chinese New Year Celebration on Friday January 27, 2017
Join us for an evening of watching Live TV broadcast of the Chinese New Year Celebrations at the Dhoni Bar beach from 1700 hours and then for a themed Buffet at the Farivalhu Restaurant draped in Chinese New Year decorations. See the buffet dinner menu