About Taste


The world’s best restaurants, exclusive tasting menus, international chefs and Saudi culinary stars cooking live, local food and drink producers, and live music.

Are you ready to Taste the World?



From the world’s best Michelin-starred chefs to trend-setting regional talent, Taste of the World brought a true culinary celebration to Digital City in October 2019.

Stay tuned – Taste of the World will be back in Riyadh soon bringing more of the world’s best restaurants, international chefs and Saudi culinary stars, local food producers, delicious mocktails, live music and incredible atmosphere.

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Get to Know Taste 2019



Michelin Stars

Things to Do at Taste

Eat at the World’s Best Restaurants

Taste brings a plethora of pop-up restaurants from all over the globe, each serving a 3-dish menu exclusively created for Taste of the World Riyadh. The dishes are taster-sized portions – allowing you to try a range of the world’s best cuisine, all in one place!

The Fire Pit

At the heart of Taste of the World, Riyadh is The Fire Pit – a lively, informal space to socialise, eat, enjoy food grilling, live music, cooking demonstrations, food sampling and more. The Fire Pit brings a true carnival spirit to Taste of the World, Riyadh!

Taste the Music Stage

No festival is complete without a soundtrack – so be sure to head to the Taste the Music Stage to enjoy live music from local acoustic bands and performers.

Exclusively Dine at The Taste Residence

The Taste Residence is a unique and exclusive private dining experience where you can enjoy a 4-course tasting menu from one of the world’s best chefs. Each session welcomes a different star chef and is limited to 24 guests.

2019 Opening Times

Session Day Time
1 Monday 28 October 18:00 – 00:00
2 Tuesday 29 October 18:00 – 00:00
3 Wednesday 30 October 18:00 – 00:00
4 Thursday 31 October 17:00 – 01:00
5 Friday 1 November 17:00 – 01:00
6 Saturday 2 November 17:00 – 01:00

* Your ticket gives you access to one session only. Tickets are non-transferable across different sessions and are not re-usable over multiple sessions. Stay tuned – 2020 dates will be announced soon.