Dusit Thani Maldives: A Culinary Oasis in the Baa Atoll РMaldives Virtual Tour
Travel BlogMay 13, 2024

Dusit Thani Maldives: A Culinary Oasis in the Baa Atoll

The Maldives, a sun-kissed paradise of cerulean waters and pristine beaches, has long been a haven for those seeking idyllic seclusion. Yet, amidst this tropical splendour, the Dusit Thani Maldives, perched upon Mudhdhoo Island in the Baa Atoll ‚Äď a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve ‚Äď offers a unique proposition: an exquisite fusion of Thai hospitality and Maldivian allure, with a culinary scene that is as diverse as it is delectable.

A mere 35 minutes by seaplane from the Velana International Airport, the resort beckons with its luxurious over-water villas and residences, a haven for discerning travellers seeking adventure, repose, and gastronomic indulgence. The island itself is a treasure trove of natural beauty, with its house reef teeming with marine life, a testament to the atoll’s protected status.

Central to Dusit Thani’s appeal is its “Borderless Dining” concept,¬†an invitation to embark on a culinary odyssey that transcends traditional boundaries.

Benjarong: A Taste of Siam

At the heart of this concept lies Benjarong,¬†the resort’s signature Thai restaurant,¬†where the essence of Siam is brought to life amidst a stunning over-water setting.¬†Antique Thai elements infuse the modern interiors,¬†creating an ambiance that is both elegant and evocative,¬†while the menu offers a symphony of authentic Thai flavours,¬†meticulously prepared with fresh,¬†locally sourced ingredients.

The Sand Bar: Cocktails and Ocean Views

For a more casual setting, The Sand Bar, perched alongside the infinity pool, is the perfect spot for sundowners and tantalising snacks, offering breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean.

The Market: A Global Buffet Feast

Whether you’re starting your day or winding down in the evening,¬†The Market offers a global buffet feast to satisfy every palate,¬†showcasing international favourites,¬†fresh seasonal fruits,¬†and classic pastries.

Sea Grill: Surf and Turf Delights

For an exquisite fusion of surf and turf, the Sea Grill beckons with its open kitchen and stylish poolside setting. Indulge in the freshest seafood grilled to perfection, alongside prime cuts and an international selection of side dishes.

Sala Bar: Creative Cocktails and Canapés

As the sun sets, Sala Bar comes alive with creative cocktails and delicious canapés, all while offering panoramic ocean views.

Nami Sushi: A Fusion of Japanese Flavours

For those seeking a taste of Japan, Nami Sushi presents a fusion of tradition and innovation on your plate.

Floating Breakfast: Indulgence in Your Private Villa

For a truly indulgent experience, savour a luxurious floating breakfast in the privacy of your own pool villa, featuring a delightful spread of Eggs Royale, smoked salmon, pastries, fruits, cheeses, and more.

Whether it’s the delicate balance of sweet,¬†sour,¬†and spicy in a classic green curry at Benjarong,¬†the freshest seafood grilled to perfection at the Sea Grill,¬†the creative cocktails at Sala Bar,¬†or the serene indulgence of a floating breakfast, each dining experience at Dusit Thani Maldives is a testament to the resort’s commitment to culinary excellence.¬†It is a place where gastronomy is elevated to an art form,¬†where every meal is an adventure,¬†and where the flavours of Thailand and the Maldives intertwine to create a truly unforgettable dining experience.