Dining Al Fresco In Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia’s culinary scene is a delightful fusion of traditional flavors and international cuisines. From urban cityscapes to historic landscapes, the country’s outdoor dining options provide a feast not only for the palate but also for the senses. Here’s a guide to some of the best places to visit in Saudi Arabia, as well as some hidden gems.
Ashjar Café – Riyadh
Nestled amidst a lush environment, Ashjar Café is Riyadh’s serene escape. The outdoor seating is enveloped in greenery, offering a peaceful dining experience with a menu that combines Middle Eastern and Western culinary delights.
Villa Mamas – Riyadh
Villa Mamas brings the warmth of Bahraini hospitality to Riyadh. Its outdoor area, adorned with traditional décor and vibrant plants, is an ideal spot to enjoy their celebrated Khaleeji dishes in an enchanting setting.
LPM Restaurant and Cafe – Riyadh
LPM Restaurant and Cafe offers a chic French-Mediterranean dining experience on its stylish outdoor terrace. A slice of the French Riviera in the heart of Riyadh, it’s perfect for both leisurely afternoons and elegant evenings.
Nobu – Jeddah
Nobu Jeddah provides a luxurious outdoor dining experience with views of the Red Sea. Renowned for its exquisite Japanese-Peruvian fusion dishes, the restaurant’s seaside ambiance enhances the world-class sushi and innovative cuisine.
Blue Ocean – Jeddah
Blue Ocean in Jeddah is a seafood aficionado’s dream. The outdoor seating area offers a relaxed atmosphere with panoramic views of the Red Sea, complemented by a diverse menu of fresh seafood delicacies.
Maraya Social – AlUla
Maraya Social, nestled atop the iconic mirrored structure of Maraya, offers a unique outdoor dining experience in AlUla. With a menu crafted by renowned chef Jason Atherton, guests can indulge in exquisite dishes while enjoying panoramic views of the enchanting AlUla landscape.
Salt – Khobar
Salt in Khobar is a trendy outdoor dining spot known for its gourmet sliders and modern vibe. The open-air setting at the Khobar corniche is perfect for a casual yet stylish dining experience. Also ideal for a cup of coffee or an ice cream with the outdoor beachy vibes.
Sunroom Cafe & Restaurant – Khobar
Sunroom Cafe in Khobar’s Al Deghaither Village offers an al fresco dining experience, indoors. Designed to make you feel like you are sitting outdoors, its glass walls provide panoramic views of the sea and bathe the space in natural light, while the interior mimics a seaside garden by the shore. Perfect for when it’s too hot to sit outside.
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