Ja Manafaru Maldives 5 Star Luxury Resort

Restaurants & Bars

White Orchid

Take your taste buds on a journey across Asia at White Orchid. This award-winning restaurant in the Maldives offers an exotic mix of Chinese, Japanese, Indian and Thai speciality dishes. With expert chefs for each type of food, the menu is a creative mix of authentic dishes and fusion creations. Blending harmoniously with its tropical surrounds, White Orchid is housed in a stilted over-water bungalow, affording magnificent views of the majestic ocean.

Ocean Grill

Feast on exquisite locally caught seafood and delectable steaks at this beachfront restaurant in the Maldives. Seasoned with herbs farmed from the resort’s organic garden, Ocean Grill at JA Manafaru offers a seasonal menu of mouth-watering dishes. Select from amongst the live catch housed in the restaurant’s pond, and have your meal grilled by the chef according to your preference. Sit back and relax as the evening breeze brings in wafts of delicious scents and fresh flavours to whet your appetite.


Partake in the island’s culinary traditions at this enchanting buffet restaurant in the Maldives. Energise your morning with a gourmet breakfast spread, or embark on a culinary adventure with themed meals showcasing Maldivian cuisine, international delights. Whichever your choice, be assured of a tantalisingly delicious dining experience. Nestled within a vibrant green setting, Kakuni offers an incomparable buffet experience.

The Cellar

A most extraordinary restaurant in the Maldives, The Cellar at JA Manafaru presents an unparalleled experience for gastronomic and wine connoisseurs. Located two and a half metres below sea level, this award-winning ‘wine cave’ offers an extensive selection of fine labels from prestigious vineyards across the world, paired perfectly with haute cuisine in a menu designed to enhance the taste of the vintage. Its interior of wood, stone and mood lighting, makes it a true undersea haven for romance.

Horizon Lounge

Visit Horizon Lounge at JA Manafaru to enjoy front-row seats made for admiring the spectrum of colours that spans across the ocean and sky. Situated on an elevated wooden deck, Horizon Lounge affords panoramic sea views, whether seated within its cosy interior or on its outdoors terrace. During the day, it is the perfect spot for a pre- or post- workout smoothie as the bar is located next to the gym. Coffee and ice creams are available throughout the day. Relaxation comes naturally at this charming lounge bar in the Maldives as you recline on cushioned-backed sofas with a signature cocktail in hand whilst enjoying live entertainment twice a week.

Infinity Bar and Pool

Situated right next to JA Manafaru’s infinity pool, this restaurant in the Maldives is aptly named after its ideal locale. For guests lounging at this relaxing spot, Infinity Bar and Pool serves light bites of gourmet sandwiches, refreshing salads, mouth-watering snacks and desserts from morning to afternoon. A seamless view of the Indian Ocean across the horizon completes this picturesque setting.

Andiamo Bistro and Pool

Located next to the resort’s largest pool and flanked by soaring palm trees, Andiamo Bistro is the perfect spot for a refreshing lunch or dinner. A promise to tantalise your taste buds, this Mediterranean inspired restaurant in the Maldives offers flavours and scents that will transport you right to the shores of the Mediterranean. From antipasti to pizzas and pastas, expect the best of home-style dishes prepared using the freshest local produce and catch, served in a relaxed atmosphere.