Food and travel are inseparable and at JA Manafaru, we take you on a culinary journey across seven world-class dining destinations, guaranteed to tempt even the most sophisticated palate. With three of our restaurants being awarded Wine Spectacular Award of Excellence 2014 for our extensive wine selection and a kaleidoscope of flavours featuring fresh local produce and native spices of the region, you can experience the culture and flavours of the world, on our secluded island hideaway.
Feast on exquisite locally caught seafood and delectable steaks at this beachfront restaurant in the Maldives. Seasoned with herbs farmed from the resort’s organic garden, Ocean Grill at JA Manafaru offers a seasonal menu of mouth-watering dishes. Select from amongst the live catch housed in the restaurant’s pond, and have your meal grilled by the chef according to your preference. Sit back and relax as the evening breeze brings in wafts of delicious scents and fresh flavours to whet your appetite.
Take your taste buds on a journey across Asia at White Orchid. This award-winning restaurant in the Maldives offers an exotic mix of Chinese, Japanese, Indian and Thai speciality dishes. With expert chefs for each type of food, the menu is a creative mix of authentic dishes and fusion creations. Blending harmoniously with its tropical surrounds, White Orchid is housed in a stilted over-water bungalow, affording magnificent views of the majestic ocean.
Start your day on the island with the ultimate breakfast experience at Kakuni, serving a spectacular breakfast buffet with gourmet options from across the globe. Our dinner will take you on a culinary adventure with Flavours around the world and Maldivian themed night selections as well as International à la carte on other evenings.
Experience haute cuisine and explore our award winning ‘wine cave’ offering an extensive selection of fine wines from prestigious vineyards around the world. The Cellar is situated two and a half metres below sea level and is a romantic, candlelit, underground haven. Attention all foodies and wine connoisseurs, join our passionate sommelier for a private wine tasting or experience the ultimate The Wine Cellar Dinner, with our internationally rated Chef.
Andiamo Bristo and Pool
For lunch or dinner be transported to the shores of the Mediterranean and enjoy a kaleidoscope of colours, fragrances and flavours with a home-made pizza, pasta and salads, nestled within a lush oasis around the resort pool - bellissimo!
Infinity Bar and pool
With seamless views to the horizon, Infinity Pool Bar is the perfect spot to savour a fresh salad, delicious sandwich or light snack, throughout the day.
No visit to JA Manafaru would be complete without taking the time to experience a blissful sunset at Horizon Lounge. Relaxation will come naturally, as you take in the vibrant changing skyline reflected across the pristine waters with one of our signature cocktails in hand.