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Trader Vic's Restaurant & Lounge

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel | Seef Area, Manama, Bahrain
00966531000151
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cheese balls” (13 reviews)
“beef” (14 reviews)
“hammour” (17 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Asian, Polynesian, Hawaiian, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel | Seef Area, Manama, Bahrain
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1 - 10 of 893 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

For appetizers I always order the cheese balls and beef cho cho, it's a steak skewer topped with their special sauce and u warm it ur self when presented. Chili hamour was an amazing choice for the main course, the portion was enough for two...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of my top 3 favorites in Bahrain for the past 20 years. Beef Cho-Cho, salads, and steaks among top rated in my list of it's menu.More

Thank SaudKhawaja58
TraderVics_mgt, General Manager at Trader Vic's Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha SaudKhawaja58, Thank you very much for joining us at Trader Vics Bahrain and for taking the time to share your feedback here on tripadvisor. We're so pleased that you enjoyed your recent visit, especially your mentioned highlights on our menu in our Island Tiki...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good place to relax. Very good service and the food is perfect!!! This is the best place to go with your friends and have a drink!! Highly recommended for the group!!More

Thank Saud A
TraderVics_mgt, General Manager at Trader Vic's Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Saud A: Thank you for sharing your review with us here on tripadvisor. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the ambiance, food, service and the entertainment by our cuban band at our venue since our main aim is to deliver the ultimate paradise...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I think everyone who stays in bahrain have to visit this place once. Being there you feel like you are on vacation on Cuba (thanks to the band). All the decoration and small details (especially cocktail glasses) are just amazing! I am surprised in a...More

Thank RykhlovaValeriia
TraderVics_mgt, General Manager at Trader Vic's Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha RykhlovaValeriia: Thank you for sharing your review as one of our loyal guests. We are delighted to read you enjoyed your last visit. At Trader Vic's Bahrain we always try our best to deliver a relaxing and fun experience by providing good service and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant and bar areas are both excellently decorated, in addition there is a beautiful outside area that is great photos. The food was delicious and the cocktails were amazing! I am a lover of rum so I'd recommend the original Mai Tai, but they...More

Thank worldtraveler973
TraderVics_mgt, General Manager at Trader Vic's Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha worldtraveler973, Thank you very much for taking time to write your review and your recommendation of Trader Vic's to all of TripAdvisor visitors. Such recommendations as yours are the greatest compliment we can receive from our guests as we always strive to create a...More

Reviewed 13 June 2017

If you want to go to a place in a nice setting with good drinks and good food but not really out to party then Trader Vic's is the place to go. It's the place you go to before you start your night. Their prices...More

1  Thank Khodr83
TraderVics_mgt, General Manager at Trader Vic's Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Aloha Khodr83: We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your recommendation and for sharing your feedback with us here on tripadvisor. We are delighted to read that you had an enjoyable experience in our Tiki paradise as we strive to create...More

Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Having eaten in Traders before, we decided to visit again but before we could get a seat, we were told to leave as there was a dress code. We were dressed fairly casual but we felt what we wore was acceptable. It is a terrible...More

Thank Arlene J
TraderVics_mgt, General Manager at Trader Vic's Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Aloha Arlene J: Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We appreciate your feedback as this provides us with a better understanding of how to improve each guest’s experience further. One of our goals is always deliver the highest level of service to all...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

I always enjoy Traders in Bahrain with their wide variety of cocktails and good food however it can be a costly experience but you get what you pay for. If inside during the evening I prefer to use the conservatory area as when the musicians...More

1  Thank Karl B
TraderVics_mgt, General Manager at Trader Vic's Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Aloha Karl B: Thank you for sharing your review. We are very pleased to you love our Tiki Paradise. At Trader Vic’s Bahrain, we strive to create a fun, lively and relaxing atmosphere for the enjoyment of our guests. We are delighted that you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 19 May 2017

My Niece works here and this is such an excellent place to have a great time! You will remember every night that you ever spend here and will want to come back every time you're in town!More

1  Thank tctoguy
TraderVics_mgt, General Manager at Trader Vic's Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2017

Aloha tctoguy: Thank you for sharing your review here on tripadvisor. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your recent visit at our venue since our main aim is to deliver the ultimate paradise escape for the enjoyment of each one of our guests. We...More

Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Tode is the best bar tender .. he serves the best drinks in Bahrain!!! his service is so professional and yet friendly!!!!!!More

Thank SanSa88
TraderVics_mgt, General Manager at Trader Vic's Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2017

Aloha SanSa88, Thank you very much for sharing your feedback about Trader Vic's Bahrain. It’s so exciting to hear that you truly enjoyed your time with us and that we provided great service and especially good drinks during your last visit. I have passed your...More

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Hassan B
3 March 2017|
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Response from TraderVics_mgt | Property representative |
Dear Mr. Hassan B, thank you for your comment and this question. I can assure you that this is not our policy and if you don't mind i would personally discuss this issue with you. I will investigate on that and it is helpful... More
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Nicolas P
16 January 2017|
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Response from Faith C | Reviewed this property |
No they don't have Friday buffet.
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stef33z
14 August 2016|
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Response from TheMBOD | Reviewed this property |
I think you directed the question to the wrong party. I am a reviewer like you. Cheers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Ritz-Carlton Hotel | Seef Area, Manama, Bahrain
  • Location: Middle East  >  Bahrain  >  Manama
  • Phone Number: 00966531000151
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Description
Trader Vic's is a French Polynesian restaurant in the heart of Bahrain; it is a treasure to discover... The restaurant will welcome you with an exotic a la carte menu for lunch and dinner, and if you are in mood for a special cocktail, our bartenders will advise you through our great drinks menu.Finally, when the sunset comes, the terrace and lounge are the perfect places to relax with some refreshing cocktails and tidbits.Kindly note our entrance policy:- dress code : smart casual (no shorts, no flip flops, no sandals, no sports cap, no sport jersey, no sleeveless shirt) and full local traditional attire (thobe, guthra and sandals)- bar and lounge : a minimum age of 21 is required with a valid ID card
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