Our picks for the best restaurants of 2017.
A Turkish team brings authentic flavors to the table at this new restaurant. They make their own ice cream and baked goods, too.
Location: Le Chateau Mall, Tahlia St.
Try this place if you love Hijazi food!
Location: Prince Saud Al Faisal St., Rawdah Dist.
Fogo de Chão
Excellent meat options – it’s like a love letter to meat enthusiasts.
Location: Prince Sultan Rd., Zahra Dist.
Chef Noura Al Moammar’s dishes are often a twist on Saudi cuisine favorites, or just simply unique. We recommend the pistachio pesto pasta.
Location: Arafat St., Andalus Dist.
They’re all about breakfast, brunch, and dinner – great for family gatherings.
Location: Qasim Zainah St., Rawdah Dist.
A variety of flavorful burgers and excellent service.
Location: Beach Tower, Corniche Rd.
DJ READERS’ CHOICE:
The best restaurants of 2017 picked by our readers.
Maison de Zaid
A picturesque Italian cuisine restaurant and gelateria that has something for everyone, even vegetarian options!
Location: Abdul Maqsud Khoja St., Rawdah Dist.
Tea & Falafel
A restaurant and tea shop that specializes in falafel? Yes, please! Don’t forget to try their falafel burger.
Location: Abi Haitham Al Ansari Rd., Mohammadiyah Dist.
A recent opening, this is paradise for shrimp and seafood lovers. You can have your pick seasoned at various spice levels.
Location: Sari Rd., Khaldia Dist.
They specialize in chicken, but also serve a couple of meat options. Their chicken tawuok is incredibly tender and juicy.
Location: Prince Sultan Rd., Khaldia Dist.