Restaurants & Bars

A bespoke culinary journey awaits through 5 culinary restaurants with indoor & outdoor set-ups, serving the best plates from around the globe prepared by professional chefs, in addition to two stylish bars tempting guests with delicious snacks and premium beverages around the clock.

Reservation of sunbeds are not permitted

Dinner Dress Code
To maintain a 5-star dining experience with national and international flair; a smart dress code is required for dinner in all restaurants at Steigenberger Resort Alaya. We ask you to observe the following dress code:

Breakfast & Lunchtime:

Gentlemen: T-shirts, polo shirts, shorts along with appropriate footwear. Swimwear is to be dry and covered for breakfast & lunchtime in Sultana, Negma Snack Bar & Mashawi Beach Restaurant.

Ladies: We ask to ensure that the midriff area is covered and not exposed. Furthermore, swimwear has to be dry and completely covered when eating in Sultana Main Restaurant, Negma Snack Bar & Mashawi Beach Restaurant. No barefoot for all guests during breakfast & lunch.


Gentlemen: there is a strict dress code in the evening at all restaurants. Gentlemen are to wear long formal trousers with appropriate footwear. No flip-flops or sandals, muscle/vest tops or shorts of any length.

Ladies: It is compulsory not to wear hot pants and items exposing the midriff area during dinner. Suitable attire-dresses, skirts, trousers, blouses and shirts.

The dress code is compulsory when dining at Steigenberger Alaya. The resort reserves the right to refuse guest entry into the named restaurants if the dress code is not adhered to and the hotel deems you unsuitable dressed.

Sultana Main Restaurant

Opening hours

7:00-10:30 am
12:30-2:30 pm
6:30-9:30 pm

Indulge lavish daily breakfast, lunch and dinner buffets in an elegant atmosphere or dine on a variety of dishes with an emphasis on Mediterranean recipes and ingredients. Choose from lively indoor or outdoor seating with a beautiful terrace overlooking the lovely pool.

Basilico Italian Restaurant

Opening hours

Dinner á la carte
6:30-9:30 pm

The professional chefs of this modern a la carte restaurant will take you on a tantalizing journey to the heart of Italy with a wonderful selection of dishes prepared with love. Enjoy the most delicious pasta, the freshest salads and the best homemade pizza and risotto in an atmosphere of pure sophistication.

Roka Asian Restaurant

Opening hours

Dinner á la carte
6:30-9:30 pm

Craving Asian delicacies? Here you are at the right place! From fresh sushi to teppanyaki and tempura, enjoy authentic Asian specialties in a classic setting with pure sophistication at Roka.

Zaytoun Middle Eastern Reataurant & Shisha Lounge

Opening hours

Dinner á la carte
6:30-9:30 pm

Let this authentic a la carte Zaytoun convince you of the unique taste of the best traditional oriental specialties: soups, appetizers, salads, main dishes and desserts. The location also offers shisha with interesting flavors for tobacco lovers.

Mashawi Seafood & Beach Snack Restaurant

Opening hours

Beverages 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Lunch & snacks 12:30 am - 4:00 pm
Dinner (Seafood) 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The lively bistro on the beach attracts its visitors with hot and delicious lunch dishes, a quick tasty snack and a selection of fresh drinks. In the evening, the freshest seafood and grilled specialties are served for a chic dinner on the fresh sea breeze.

Amara Lobby Bar & Terrace

Opening hours

from 10:00 am-midnight

This bluish glowing Arabian style bar will serve its guests with premium alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks as well as hot beverages all day long in a relaxing atmosphere with the enchanting view of the pool.

Negma Pool Snack Bar

Opening hours

Beverages 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Snacks 12:00 am - 3:00 pm

By the crystal waters of the pool, nestled this stylish venue offering its guests fresh and hydrating drinks after an exhausting swim together with quick & delicious snacks prepared with love.