15 Restaurants for Great Biryani in Bahrain

Biryani is a favorite dish for many. This authentic Indian classic, really needs no introduction. Here are the best places in Bahrain serving this bowl of goodness!

Where: City Centre Bahrain, The Avenues


Experience an innovative style of Indian cuisine at Asha’s. The restaurant combines traditional North Western cuisine, Indian home style cooking and new age fusion selection. Their best selling dishes include the famous Murg Makhani (Butter Chicken) and Biryani Rice.

Biryani House
Where: Manama

Biryani House is a traditional Indian restaurant serving authentic cuisine in Bahrain since 2006. Located in Manama, the restaurant specializes in Hyderabadi food including ‘Dum Biryani’. The eatery is famous among the locals for its chicken biryani. Visitors have praised this place for its quantity-to-cost ratio.

Calicut Live
Where: Manama


This restaurant located near Bab Al Bahrain serves authentic Malabar cuisine. It’s a great place to have Kerala meals and other specialties like bamboo biryani.

Charcoal Grill
Where: Manama, Umm Al Hassam


Charcoal Grill is a casual dining place that is best known for its Indian grills and fusion Chinese dishes. Most customers pop by for takeout since there isn’t plenty of space to eat. If you want a treat for your taste palate, try the Indian food, especially the chicken biryani and the mutton rogan josh. Other Indian dishes include coconut curries, cheese koftas (dumplings), and biryanis.

Copper Chimney
Where: Umm Al Hassam


Copper Chimney is one of Bahrain’s oldest restaurants known for serving authentic and flavourful Indian cuisine. Grills, soups, curries, and desserts are consistently on-point with the right taste profile. Dishes are served in ornate copper pots which is a nice touch.

Deccan Biryani
Where: Manama


Deccan Biryani is a restaurant popular for its Hyderabadi biryani. If you want to experience the taste of the Deccan region of India – you should try this restaurant. Do not expect refined seating here as this is a small place.

Delhi House
Where: Manama


Delhi House is located at Zubara avenue in Manama. They are serving variety of North Indian dishes and have made a reputation for having delicious pot and bamboo biryani.

Desi Dastarkhawn
Where: Manama


Desi Dastarkhawn is a casual dining restaurant that offers great Pakistani food. They serve authentic dishes that comes at an affordable price and great quantity.

Hue Art Kitchen
Where: @hueartkitchen


Hue Art Kitchen is Indigo Advisory’s first culinary brand and a cloud kitchen concept. They offer delightful Indian cuisine and different options for biryani.

Kozhikode Star
Where: Manama

This restaurant is located near the Bab Al Bahrain and behind Gold City. They are famous for their authentic Malabar style food especially their biryanis.


Where: Adliya, Amwaj, Budaiya, Riffa, Juffair


Lanterns is one of the most popular Indian restaurants in Bahrain. The restaurant has multiplied across the island and now consist of five branches. Each restaurant offers its own unique variations of food, entertainment and ambiance – one thing they all have in common is the authentic Indian cuisine.

Where: Galleria Mall


Mewar is a region in the Indian state of Rajasthan. Rajasthan means “land of kings” so expect to be spoiled with rich and traditional flavours mixed with modern tones. The menu has a spread of choices, most of which are North Indian Cuisines.

Mumbai Spices
Where: Bahrain Mall/Adliya/Juffair/Sanad


Authentic Indian street food. Mumbai Spices serves traditional Indian food, similar to how they’re made in Mumbai, but brought higher with culinary techniques. Casual, warm, and family-friendly sitting made homelier by comforting Indian meals.

Where: The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain


Nirvana sends you to their namesake, placing paradise on your plates. Being in The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain, expect a royal gastronomic experience with their top-notch chefs. Rich taste and profound appreciation is what you’ll walk out of at Nirvana.

Show Shha
Where: Juffair


Show Shha offers some great North Indian food of Lucknow. Their richly spiced biryani is a crowd favorite.