Choices of over 12 Dining Outlets

The Gathering Bar

Drinks and tapas can be enjoyed at any time at this day-into-evening over water bar. As the sun begins to set, ease into an organic aperitif. Our main bar has one of the best selections of freshly made cocktails, spirits and liqueurs in the Maldives.

Tapas and Drinks
Open until the last guest leaves

  • Hand-picked fruits, creative juices from the Juice Bar and comforting classics.
  • Freshly-baked pizzas from the wood-fired oven, tandoori and grills at live cooking stations.

So Imaginative

So Imaginative is a private room perfect for celebrations. The sommeliers create inspired wine tasting and wine dinners, selecting the perfect pairings from the cellar.

On Guest's Request

  • Private Dining Setting perfect for celebrations.
  • Seating up to 20 guests.

So Engaging

At So Engaging, the Chef’s table offers a mystery menu for a private group of five guests. Alternatively, unwind above the water at Deck-adence.

Open for Dinner

  • Chef's Table
  • Offers a mystery menu for five very special guests at a time.

So Cool

Indulge in over 60 flavours of ice cream, handmade chocolates prepared by the in-house chocolatiers and gourmet charcuterie, cheese and preserves, all offered complimentary.

Ice creams, sorbets, cheeses, cold cuts
Open all day, every day.

So Fresh

Be inspired as the Chef takes the stage in the central open kitchen at So Fresh, preparing a variety of dishes.

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner

  • Buffet of organic salads, live cooking stations.
  • Wood-fired pizza oven, tandoori and grills.

Crab Shack

With an upstairs deck to watch sunsets from, try the Sri Lankan Mud Crab curry, or the Alaskan crabs that rotate through the week. A selection of rosés are the highlight of the drinks menu. Recently voted as the ‘World's Most Romantic Restaurant’ on

Seafood, International
Open for Lunch & Evening Drinks

  • Voted as the ‘World's Most Romantic Restaurant’ on CNN.
  • A selection of roses are the highlight of the drinks menu.

The Director's Cut

Chef Nikki heads up this Japanese kitchen, serving modern style sashimi, black cod and other Japanese favourites with a contemporary twist. Enjoy a set meal while you take in a classic film at our overwater silent theatre, Cinema Paradiso.

Open for dinner on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday.

  • Serving modern style sashimi, black cod and other Japanese favorites with a contemporary twist.
  • With over water silent theater, Cinema Paradiso.

Wine Cellar

Housed in the extraordinary wine tower within The Gathering, the Wine Cellar features a selection that includes mostly organic or biodynamic wines.

Wine Cellar
Open Everyday

So Guilty

Indulge your sweet tooth in our complimentary chocolate room as you choose from handmade chocolates from our in-house chocolatiers. Take your pick of macaroons, truffles, bonbons and chocolates filled with pralines.

Open all day, every day.

So Starstruck

Enjoy an exclusive dining experience in the company of the stars as you savour fresh flavours at The Observatory’s dining area. Dine at one of four tables equipped with screens linked to the view from the telescope and be mesmerised by the celestial bodies.

Open for Dinner

  • The first over water observatory in the Maldives.
  • Sit at one of the four dining tables around our telescope and dine on an expertly crafted.

Zuhair's Beach

Tucked away on the secluded North Island, set in the lagoon close to the Water Villas is the perfect spot for swimming, snorkelling and time in the sun. Enjoy a delightful lunch on our private beach, prepared by the Chef using only what he can catch or pick.

Traditional Maldivian
Available for private bookings and full moon dinners.

  • Resort's Private Beach.

Deatination Dining

A candlelit dinner under the stars. A private picnic with your loved ones. Curate your menu with our chefs, then choose a spot that speaks to you, with your toes in the sand or in the azure waters. The possibilities are endless.

On Guest's Request

In-Villa Dinihg

Midnight desserts in the lunar glow? A family lunch where the children plan the menu? A romantic gathering of sensual flavours on a private terrace for two? Take advantage of your tropical living spaces for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Everyday 7:00 to 23:00 Hrs