Where and What to Eat at Centara resorts in the Maldives

Maldives Restaurants & Dining

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August, 2023

Maldives is a melting pot of extraordinary culinary flavours and dining experiences from around the world. Staying at Centara resorts in the Maldives means you are never far away from a delicious dining experience. From 'sea-to-table' to Home-Style Thai dining experience served in luxurious surroundings, discover places to savour the delicious food when you stay at Centara Maldives resorts. Here are the restaurants collection to have on your radar – whether it’s for a floating breakfast or romantic dinner date.

Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa

Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa

Best Experience for: Families, All-Inclusive, Spa, Value, weddings, swimming with whale sharks, house reef snorkeling

With its sparkling sea views, Azzuri Mare is the perfect place at Centara Grand Island to immerse yourself in a taste of the Mediterranean – it’s all thanks to a casual menu that revolves around classic dishes, wood-fired pizzas, fresh pastas and an unique Italian creations made with the catch of the day. A selection of Italian favourites is all curated with the freshest ingredients.

An all-day dining destination where expert chefs offer a wide-ranging selection of international dishes the Reef restaurant lets you indulge in sumptuous Champagne breakfasts as well as all-day dining, where experimental cooking and stellar service combine to make a meal you will remember. You have the option of savouring world cuisines served buffet-style, from local Maldivian specialities to the world's favourites. Savour live cooking stations and the fun of teppanyaki.

A signature restaurant of Centara Hotels and Resorts, Suan Bua is all aobut traditional home-style Thai flavours. The menu consists of dishes from every corner of The Kingdom ranging from ultra-spicy southern delicacies and tangy northeastern food to the relatively milder mix of traditional and contemporary tastes of the north and central parts of Thailand. From Tom Yam Gung and Gaeng Panang Goong curry to a steamed seafood with delicious dips on the à la carte menu, a gastronomical treat awaits.

With snack & refreshment menu Aqua Bar serves relaxing cocktails with ocean vistas. This bright, elegant overwater place boasts sweeping ocean views, the perfect setting for a chilled drink as you watch the sunset.

Fun and laidback spot Coral Bar and Lounge is the best place on the island for drinking wine, cocktails, beer and more. Indulge in afternoon tea or a tipple of your choice. Kids can enjoy daily afternoon ice creams.


Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa Maldives

Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa Maldives is best choice

Best Experience for:   All-Inclusive, Adults Only, Spa, Value, weddings

The culinary heart of the island, Oceans serves daily rotating buffets featuring Asian, European, Middle Eastern and South American cuisines in the most elegant of surrounds. Don’t miss a selection of meats flamed on the churrasco grill.

Bedouin set-up, Al Khaimah restaurant serves the traditional Middle Eastern flavours at Centara Ras Fushi Resort. An amazing array of Arabic delights is available from the thoughtful menu. Open for dinner only the restaurant offers a sensory experience with hand-crushed spices and homemade marinades flavouring char-grilled meats, rotisseries and more within a lush garden. Dine like royalty with a selection of mezze as your starter, a choice of lamb, seabass, or veggies for mains, and fusion desserts.

A signature Centara's restaurant Suan Bua is dedicated to offering authentic Thai cuisine from the four regions of Thailand, focusing on healthful eating and food as medicine. The vast menu ranges from hot and spicy curries for the adventurous, to mild lemon-grass and coconut consommés that soothe the palate. Vegetarian and gluten-free dishes are also available.

Sumptuous Italian dishes and fresh seafood is highlighted in traditional Mediterranean dishes at La Brezza. Inside, enjoy a candlelit dinner of antipasti platter, baked seabass with garlic, herbs and white wine, finishing with delightful cannoli. Savour gourmet pizza with your favorite toppings, or enjoy homemade pasta. Pair your meal with a fine selection from the restaurant’s wine cave.

Soak up the sun’s blissful rays in a casual setting of the inviting Giraavaru Lobby bar, enjoying a selection of refreshments, juices and cocktails throughout the day and night to whet your appetite. As sun sets, enjoy a glass of champagne as you browse an extensive menu of signature cocktails and tantalizing tapas.

With lounge seating and overwater nets, savour lite bites and cocktails as you enjoy the stylish Viu Bar setting. Part swim-up pool bar, part beach bar, Waves Pool Bar serves refreshing tropical drinks to those wanting to make the most of the sun, sea and sand.


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