Dine with toes in the sand at Kashiveli, which translates as “coral sands” in the local Dhivehi language. Steeped in a sense of place, Kashiveli spotlights fresh, nutritious ingredients—sourced from our organic garden and local waters—in a breezy outdoor environment. Breakfasts are a colorful array of fresh tropical fruits, juices, and smoothies, as well as traditional Maldivian and international favorites. At night, Kashiveli transforms into a buzzing outdoor market and continent-spanning culinary destination, with globe-trotting flavors reimagined through locally grown produce.
Surrounded by a tropical jungle and offering sweeping ocean views, our Japanese fine-dining restaurant is a feast of the senses. Dine on exquisite hand rolls, sashimi, and seasonal specialties as a skilled teppanyaki chef puts on a show, demonstrating his culinary prowess with artfulness and precision. Rounding out the lures is an extensive sake list that’s sure to impress the most discerning of connoisseurs.
Standing on stilts above the lagoon, the Overwater Bar is the place to enjoy a light lunch, sunset cocktails, or a seafood dinner—with a side of panoramic sea views. Vegetables and herbs are plucked daily from our garden and the fresh catch is reeled in every morning. Come sunset, our panoramic bar is where you’ll want to be with a coconut martini in hand, relishing the balmy evening breeze and watching the sky turn vivid shades of pink-purples.
Craving a refreshing treat? Swing by Fini Foni, which in Dhivehi means “cold sweet,” and order a popsicle or ice cream, all handmade using natural ingredients. Located by the pool and a stone’s throw from the tennis court, it’s the perfect place for a pick-me-up, a mouthwatering snack, or hand-crafted cocktails
Discover more than 500 varieties of wine from world-acclaimed and up-and-coming regions in our cavernous cellar, located at the bottom of a glass staircase. At the center of the intimate space is statement piece of driftwood that was once swept ashore. Our team of knowledgeable sommeliers will help you find the perfect bottle for the occasion, regaling you with colorful, informative stories about the world’s most influential winemakers. Take your tasting to the next level by sampling gourmet dishes and wine pairings that have been hand-selected by our sommeliers.
Discover the pleasure of the unexpected by opting for our nightly Gili Wine and Dine experiences, hosted in “secret” locations around the island. Our chefs will tempt your senses with European-Maldivian dishes, crafted from locally sourced seafood and the daily harvest from our organic garden. For a meal tailored to your preferences, allow our culinary team to design a bespoke menu just for you, in a setting that will astonish and inspire you.