The Desi Dastarkhawn is located amidst a plethora of Asian-style restaurants in the heart of Manama and one of the latest to offer authentic, street-side delicacies from the Pakistani city of Karachi.
Established now for almost three years, the venue which is situated close to the Shafa Al Jazzier Hospital and the American Mission Hospital has steadily grown in popularity and become a regular haunt during weekday lunchtimes for office workers in the vicinity as well as proving a destination for weekend diners looking for authentic tastes.
Dastarkhawn symbolizes the traditional laying down of a piece of cloth for family and friends to enjoy a meal and Desi refers to the authenticity of the sub-continent.
Desi Dastarkhawn restaurant's signature dishes are the Bihari kabab which is made of beef, Chicken Kat A Kat and Truck Adda Karahi. Other favorite dishes on the menu include Peshawari kabab, Chicken Tikka and 'Dekh ki Biryani' with the meat and rice cooked together.