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Zodiac Cuisine

Zodiac Cuisine (Al Kurnaysh Road, Abhur Al Junoobiyah, Jeddah 23732) — located a stone’s throw from the Jeddah Corniche, fine-dining restaurant Zodiac Cuisine is the perfect place to celebrate a special occasion, as it offers a mellow atmosphere lit by candlelight and views of the seaside city. From Italian risotto to Spanish gambas al ajo […]

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Toki Restaurant

Toki Restaurant (Al Khalidiyyah, Jeddah 23422) — from the ornate pillars and glass-topped tables to the exquisite chandeliers and ceilings, it’s easy to understand why Toki is among Jeddah’s most impressive fine-dining experiences. However, the food is the star of the show. Specialty chefs from China, Malaysia and Thailand create Toki’s fusion of East Asian […]

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The Restaurant at Alaan Artspace

The Restaurant at Alaan Artspace (280 Ourouba Road, Riyadh) — Alāan Artspace (alāan means “now” in Arabic and reflects the energy of Saudi Arabia’s thriving art scene) is a multi-functional contemporary gallery, educational hub, library, restaurant, shop, and coffee house located in Riyadh. The restaurant has been developed under the leadership of an award-winning French […]

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The Globe Restaurant

The Globe Restaurant (Al Faisaliah Hotel, King Fahd Road, Riyadh) — the signature restaurant at Al Faisaliah Hotel, The Globe is one of the most unique in Riyadh. Located in the spectacular golden sphere that tops Al Faisaliah Tower, this destination dining sensation offers unique 360-degree views of the Kingdom’s first city. Within this dramatic […]

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Taste of India Restaurant

Taste of India Restaurant (Batha Main Street, Riyadh) – this is a distinctive restaurant that specializes in Indian dishes, from biryanis and tandoors to lesser-known traditional specialties from around the Indian nation. With a strong reputation earned thanks to its homey ambience and high-quality food, TOI (as this restaurant is known locally) is a word-of-mouth favorite in […]

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Set Al-Sham Restaurant

Set Al-Sham Restaurant (Thalateen Street, Olya, Riyadh) — famous for its innovative design, Set al Sham is a well-known restaurant in Riyadh. Its Syrian, Egyptian and Lebanese inspired decoration has proved popular with diners, who can make use of the private rooms decorated with lanterns, wood and a Syrian style fountain.   Set Al Sham […]

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Section B

Section B (Hira Street, Ash Shati, Jeddah) — Jeddah has many outstanding burger joints, with Section-B among the best. Developed in 2013, this humble establishment has maintained a home-grown feel over the years, with wooden tables and chairs and no-fuss decor across its two floors. However, what it lacks in elaborate design, it more than […]

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Piatto

Piatto (Ash Shati, Jeddah 23612, Makkah Province) — with an excellent reputation, Piatto has established numerous branches throughout Jeddah, each of which features Italian-piazza-inspired decor. Both the indoor and outdoor seating areas are fitted with cobblestone flooring, lampposts, plenty of greenery and central fountains. Piatto sources its key ingredients straight from Italy, including flour from […]

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Papaya Restaurant

Papaya Restaurant (Ahmad Al Attas Street, Jeddah) — Papaya might have the most enticing ambience among Jeddah’s restaurants, thanks to its location inside a greenhouse filled with tropical plants – a striking contrast to the desert city outside. Located in the city’s Al-Zahra’a district, Papaya moves seamlessly from day to night; once darkness falls, purple […]

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Nozomi Restaurant

Nozomi Restaurant (Musad Bin Jalawi، As Sulimaniyah, Riyadh 12244) – located in a spectacular new building on Riyadh’s Dabab Street, Nozumi serves contemporary Japanese cuisine in a sharing plate concept (designed to excite the palate, as well as stimulate a relaxing & unique atmosphere). It won accolades from Food & Travel Magazine in its “Best […]