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diningf&bhappenings Roma Restaurant, tucked away in Umm Al Hassam, came into existence in 1990 with a very simple objective: to offer authentic Italian cuisine using imported Italian ingredients cooked by Italian-trained chefs. Renowned by many as one of the finer Italian restaurants on the island, it remains undiscovered by some. This garden-fronted venue offers the options of a high-class lounge or a fine dining restaurant. To the left of Venetian arches and columns is the glass-enclosed lounge; upscale and trendy, it offers privacy and casual à la carte dining. It’s perfect for quiet candlelit romance, a pleasant space to talk with friends and family, or to conduct business. To the right of the lobby area is the fine dining restaurant. Here you’ll find a quick pasta lunch featuring salad, pasta and beverage that is a popular choice for a spot of business. Dinner offers a true Italian repertoire of favourites along with live music. Home-made pastas, marinated hammour, freshly caught seafood and a wide variety of antipasti are served with style. Dessert is offered with a timeless trolley selection of daily fresh creations. Roma’s food is as delicious as this 75-seater restaurant is comfortable. Modern with authentic trattoria touches, it is little wonder that it remains a hidden gem. You have got to try their date caramel cake that customers never leave without. Also, it would be rude not to round things off with a shot of espresso when you are in an Italian restaurant. This venue gives you the option of dining at a cosy corner away from all the hustle and bustle. E Call 17 125-885.


A Homely Affair Bahrain is full of hidden culinary gems; one such treasure is an Italian eatery that has served up the finest fare for more than two decades, quietly and understated.


Costa Coffee Staff Party Costa Coffee, part of the Jawad Business Group held its annual staff party at the Neyran Restaurant, Mercure Grand Hotel, Seef district last month. Staff were treated to a night of entertainment, fine food and loads of fun

Catherine, Raffa & Ella

RJ, Edward & Mike

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Deepak, Alessandra, Kuswai, Ali Mansoor, Junnet, Sabir & Suresh

Marco, Rey & Lloyd

Amy, Mohan & Meliza

Khalid & Grace

Ryan, Jenipher & Francis

Carise, Loriemar & Analyn

Aireen & Blessy

Grace & Ronald


Bahrain This Month - May 2012  

Bahrain This Month - May 2012 ~ Vol. 16 ~ Issue 5