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My review for Kanpai – I have very untraditional Christmas celebrations every year where I usually just go to a restaurant and experience a Christmas menu.
Kanpai was offering a Christmas set menu with lovely Asians starters, main courses, and dessert.
I really enjoyed the tom yum soup, it had strong Thai flavours which made it absolutely delicious. The lemongrass flavours were on point in the soup, and it was just a great start to the dinner.
The assorted sushi platter was massive and each and every piece in the platter was perfect. I loved the salmon sashimi the most as it tasted fresh and the slices were the right size. The sushi sandwich was unique and interesting and reminded me of the ones that I had in Japan.
I decided to get some items off the regular a la carte menu which were the lobster dumplings and the black cod. The lobster dumplings were fried and filled with delicious lobster of course. There was a good amount of lobster in these dumplings.
The black cod was my main course and it was divine! The black cod just melted in my mouth which is why I love this dish so much. It was seasoned perfectly and the bed of snap peas underneath was tasty.
Finally, I was happy with the dessert choices but my favourite was definitely the green tea tiramisu. The green tea twist was way better than the regular coffee flavours in most tiramisu cakes that I’ve had.
This restaurant deserves a rating of 5/5.
I ordered the Christmas brunch dinner for 399DHS, lobster dumplings for 68DHS, and the black cod for 168DHS.
The pricing of the brunch here was good for a large set menu selection with a great selection of house beverages.
The service was excellent with all of the servers on the shift working their hardest to ensure that everyone in the restaurant was doing good. Whenever we needed something, it was very easy for us to get a server’s attention. The food came out so fast which was perfect as I was so hungry.
The general manager was very friendly and she was an excellent host where she had a positive attitude throughout the whole evening.
The ambience was chic and the unique decor all around brought out wonderful Asian vibes.
This restaurant is located in Soul Al Bahar and everything about the interior of this place fitted in so well here.