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Epicurean adventures

For every taste and occasion

The resort’s restaurants serve up a wide array of delectable dishes and fine beverages. Dr. Ali’s leads the restaurant selection with three distinctive living rooms that focus on fine cuisine from the Indian Ocean, the South China Sea and the Arabian Gulf. For al fresco dining during the day and refined Western fare in the evening, visit Javvu. With the beautiful ocean as a backdrop, the Mediterranean-inspired cuisine of Fashala offers fine seafood and prime steaks. 

Festive Season 2017-2018    

For a festive season to remember, we invite you to let your hair down and experience the Maldives like never before! Bringing the spotlight on our island, a host of festivities await, with exciting collaborations showcasing some of the world’s best dining hotspots and performers: Buddha-Bar Beach and Barrio Latino have taken a gastronomic stroll to Villingili island to offer a unique culinary experience, along with expert mixologists, while world-renowned artists the Gipsy Reyes, Saxokid and DJ Mario from Buddha-Bar Beach will set the festive mood and keep you dancing throughout the night.   

From decadent sunset cruises on the resort’s yacht, to private winemaker dinners with some of the world’s best wines, a trendy white New Year’s Eve party and an Exclusive Dom Perignon Villa package, everything has been set to celebrate this season in exclusivity and style.  

Dine by Design 

Discover new dining experiences in some of the resort’s most secret locations. Whether you opt for a torch-lit dinner under the banyan trees of the resort’s jungle, a spa dinner in the privacy of a meditation pavilion overlooking the ocean, a romantic in-villa evening or a lunch of local ingredients fresh from the chef’s garden, our culinary team will help you create memories that last a lifetime.  

View the resort's Dine by Design brochure    

Shangri-La’s Villingili Resort & Spa has four exceptional bars and lounges that offer settings for chilling out or being invigorated.  

Featured Chef

Learn more about Executive Chef Michael McCalman.

Meet the chef