Ja Manafaru Maldives 5 Star Luxury Resort


Restaurants & Bars

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.



A truly unique restaurant in the Maldives, Kakuni is a hidden oasis found within a lush tropical setting.


Kakuni provides seating for 90 people indoor and 50 people outdoors.


Breakfast is served daily from 05:30 to 10:30.

Dinner is served from 19:00 to 23:00 on Tuesdays and Fridays.

Flavours from around the world on Tuesdays.

Maldivian buffet is served on Fridays, with local entertainment.


In keeping with the relaxed atmosphere of this tropical paradise, the dress code is casual during the day and smart casual in the evening.

Guests are kindly requested to cover up their beach attire or swimwear, when dining in the outlet.


In accordance with the JA Resorts & Hotels sustainability policy, JA Manafaru endeavours to partner with MSC-certified suppliers employing ethical farming and fishing practices.


Set against a lush backdrop, this restaurant in the Maldives makes for tranquil dining from day to evening.

Experience the traditional Maldivian communal dining known as Malaafai, whereby 20 different types of dishes are served alongside hot steamed rice.

Extensive wine and beverage list.

The chef is able to cater to various dietary requirements. Dishes can be adapted to suit personal preferences on request.

The outlet is WiFi-enabled, allowing for convenient Internet connectivity.