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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” (15 reviews)
“beef” (14 reviews)
“hammour” (18 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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Reviewed 2 days ago

Trader Vics! One of the top restaurants in Bahrain. As a citizen of Bahrain, I was a regular at this prestigious restaurant, you would be lucky to get a seat on a Thursday night! It has a bar and a spacious seating area as a...More

Thank Khalid T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Traders is one place we try and visit on every occasion we are in Bahrain. Never had a bad meal and the service is always excellent. Somewhat pricey compared to UK prices but this is Bahrain so cost is quite competitive. Parking can sometimes be...More

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

Aloha Allan M: Thank you for sharing your review and rating us 5* as one of our valued 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...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The mel were of good quality. I had a steak which was very tastful. We also were talked into the cocktail of the days before dinner. Didn't regret it as the cocktail was really nice!. Waiter was French and a real smooth talking guy but...More

Thank RI0680
TraderVics_mgt, General Manager at Trader Vic's Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha RIO680: Thank you for sharing your review with us here on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to read you enjoyed the food, cocktails and exotic atmosphere in our Tiki Paradise. One of our goals is to always try our best to create a fun and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is by far the best place in bahrain either for food or drinks .. the waiters and atmosphere and music was just amazing .. we enjoyed it sooo much .More

Thank Mazen G
TraderVics_mgt, General Manager at Trader Vic's Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha Mazen G: Thank you for sharing your review with us here on tripadvisor and rating us 5* We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the ambiance, food, service and the entertainment at our venue since our main aim is to deliver the ultimate paradise...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place should be call "The Smoking Room of Vic's", if you're not a smoker and would like to enjoy dinner, DO NOT go this place and have inside dining, you'll leave smelling like a warehouse of cigarettes. The food was actually ok, nothing to...More

Thank adrinam2017
TraderVics_mgt, General Manager at Trader Vic's Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha adrinam2017, Thank you very much for joining us at Trader Vics Bahrain and for taking the time to share your feedback here on tripadvisor. I am thankful about your comments and will take this opportunity to improve our place continuously. Please note that we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good this is a good spot in bahrain. A little uppity so that keeps the rift rats away. Overall the prices are too high for the meals. Good customer service.More

Thank Kennie H
TraderVics_mgt, General Manager at Trader Vic's Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha Kennie H, Thank you for visiting Trader Vic's Bahrain and rating us with 5 stars here on tripadvisor. I am thrilled to read that you really enjoyed your night out with here in our Tiki paradise. The prices for our dishes are related to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food and portion size are great, my favorite dishes are the cheese balls and the chili hamor. Service is excellent.More

Thank KhalilEK
TraderVics_mgt, General Manager at Trader Vic's Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha KhalilEK: Thank you for taking time to review us here on tripadvisor. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the ambiance, food and service at our venue since our main aim is to deliver the ultimate paradise escape for the enjoyment of each one...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

enjoy cocktails and food. Has live entertainment at 9 pm. it is good place to hang out with friends to stay near the bar or have a romantic dinner at the restaurant side.More

1  Thank Fatima K
TraderVics_mgt, General Manager at Trader Vic's Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Aloha Fatima K: Thank you for taking time to review us here on tripadvisor. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the ambiance, food and drinks at our venue since our main aim is to deliver the ultimate paradise escape for the enjoyment of each...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Ugliest place ever, Extremely insolent workers, I would enjoy the night at kfc than there. Its alway mater of respect first!More

1  Thank Eyad S
TraderVics_mgt, General Manager at Trader Vic's Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Aloha Eyad S: Thank you for sharing your experience with us. I am very sorry to hear you have been left feeling we did not meet your expectations on this occasion although i thought we sorted it out that night in our personal conversation. I...More

Reviewed 25 July 2017

My husband and I recently enjoyed a celebratory dinner at Trader Vic's. It was my first visit... and I will be back. Service was attentive yet not overbearing and the food was amazing and expertly-prepared! We shared the Duck Salad and Beef Cho Cho to...More

1  Thank esperling
TraderVics_mgt, Manager at Trader Vic's Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Aloha esperling, Thank you very much for taking time to write your review and your recommendation of Trader Vic's Bahrain to all of TripAdvisor visitors. Recommendations like yours are the greatest compliment we can receive from our valued guests as we always try to create...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
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Bar Scene, Groups, 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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