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Arena Beach Restaurant

Ziyaaraiy Magu, 08090
+960 793-3231
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (23 reviews)
“soup” (12 reviews)
“turnover” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
International, Italian, Seafood, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ziyaaraiy Magu, 08090
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is the best choice for buffet style dining since it has the most delicious variety.... This is also where I had my 40th birthday dinner . Paid 25usd for a beach party set up ( don’t hold your breath , I took most of...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

So we came for an ice-cream for a child, salad for myself and a few fresh fruit juices. After 15 minutes we have ordered we got to know that restaurant is not having bananas which is quite strange as bananas are sold in every corner...More

Thank Nata78
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Highly recomend eating here, food is really great :) waiters and staff very kind, too the view when eating outside is perfect and you can Pay by cards

Thank 269zuzanak
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of food options from appetizer, salads to desserts. Good service and friendly staff. Worth the price.

Thank Erickson Sixer Q
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dinner buffet has many food option, the restaurant is right on the beach which makes it very nice dinner spot.

Thank Mama2010
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The waiters are very polite and gentle special the one on the pasta station he was so nice the scene are very romantic on the beach the food was very good and the pasta was amazing i ate 2 plate there is other options everyday...More

Thank claraaoun1182
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots of tables on offer, We arrived in the middle of a buffet night but we were seated and told we couldn't have a la carte until 19.30, so had a couple of drinks and chatted..it has a great ambience and overall pleased with the...More

Thank mackemgav
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have a BBQ party at 7 a'clock in Arena Beach Restorant... we eat at the open space... i love it... the taste of food is nice...

Thank Eva I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have spent several evenings at the Arena Hotel buffet. They had a dj one evening, another one life music. We had a great time there. For just $12 you can have soup, second course, grilled meat and fish, pasta bar, fruits and desert. Everything...More

Thank Cristina-Philipp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cost around $15 per person. Should try it as many varieties to choose. You can have grilled fish, sausage, Sri lankar style meal and much more. Passion moose is the best one.

1  Thank April M
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animesh b
21 December 2017|
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Response from TonyMadelin | Reviewed this property |
We always did the buffet, but there was always lots of options. The food was very good.
Dhruvesh h
19 November 2017|
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Response from maudi14 | Reviewed this property |
It's a mix buffet in general but I believe you can find some Indian food in a la carte menu..the chef comes from Sri Lanka so I'm pretty sure he added some Indian dishes in the menu
1 October 2017|
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Response from Yeztin Morrie M | Reviewed this property |
if you will eat at arena beach hotel, late will be 11pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ziyaaraiy Magu, 08090
  • Location: Asia  >  Maldives  >  Kaafu Atoll  >  South Male Atoll  >  Maafushi Island
  • Phone Number: +960 793-3231
The luxurious property offers 50 Deluxe Rooms with unique stunning views not available from any other location in the island. Seven “Double Deluxe Rooms” with a balcony offer a city view full of coconut trees swaying gently in the breeze while Nine “Double Deluxe Rooms” have balconies open out to a breathtaking view of the island’s beautiful turquoise lagoon stretching out across the Indian Ocean. Furthermore, Arena Beach Hotel also has two “Super Deluxe” Sea View rooms that provides exactly what the name promises. For those who want the ultimate in privacy and luxury lodgings, Arena Beach Hotel has a unique room on the very top of the seven-story hotel aptly named “Grand Deluxe” Aerial View Room. We’ll let your imagination fill in the details of this unique room.
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