Close this search box.

Experience the Healing Power of Chef Nitin’s Thali Dinner at Sun Siyam Vilu Reef

Sun Siyam Vilu Reef unveils exciting culinary experiences for guests looking to explore gut healing thali dinners!

Sun Siyam Vilu Reef spotlights its esteemed Executive Chef Nitin. Chef Nitin is renowned for his gut-healing and immunity-boosting Thali Dinner Experience.

The Thali Dinner Concept

The Thali dinner concept incorporates a unique blend of Indian and herb spices. The combination of spices used by Chef Nitin not only boosts immunity but is also beneficial for the intestine and gut. Spices renowned for their healing properties such as cinnamon, clove, turmeric, ginger, cumin, ashwagandha, and more are used by the chef to prepare the dishes. The dinner experience by Chef Nitin is also carefully curated with chosen ingredients as the chef believes in the Spice Health Concept. This concept embraces the overall health benefits of each component utilized in the meal preparations.

Chef Nitin’s Culinary Expertise

Chef Nitin has an impressive tenure of three years with the Vilu Reef resort team. Here, the chef has continuously elevated the culinary experiences offered to guests. Throughout his journey, Chef Nitin has managed to set new standards of excellence at Sun Siyam Vilu Reef. His unique culinary approach is showcased through special Thali dinner experiences. Through these dishes, guests get to experience Nothern Indian cuisines, which combine authenticity and health.

Chef Nitin’s culinary landscape expands across Germany, France, the USA, Canada, Italy, Mexico, Jamaica, and now the Maldives and Thailand. In addition to the title of the 2nd Best Chef in the India Chapter at the Bocuse d’Or 2012 World Chef’s Championship, Chef Nitin also participated in workshops with luminaries like French 3 Michelin star Chef George Blanc.

Our special Thali dinner is more than a meal; it’s a journey for your healthy intestine. We believe in using a combination of Indian and other unique herb spices to boost immunitym promote gut health, and enhance overall well-being, says Chef Nitin.

What’s Included in the Special Thali Dinner?

The special Thali dinner by Chef Nitin is available at The Spice restaurant every Wednesday for USD 90 per person. The special Thali dinners include:

Table Amenities: A Journey for Your Healthy Intestines

  • Pineapple Relish: Rich in antioxidants and bromelain enzymes, aiding in heart health and reducing inflammation.
  • Beetroot, Colve Fruit Vinegar Chutney: High in fibre, promoting the growth of good bacteria in the gut, and containing good sugars for internal healing.
  • Black Garlic Yoghurt: with prebiotic properties, stimulating appetite and contributing to gut health

Amuse Bouche: Regenerate Your Body

  • Gluten-free Pani Puri with 03 different shots
  • Tangy green apple and mint water: Rich in Vitamins A & C, acting as antioxidants to prevent cancer cell formation
  • Beetroot and Basil water: Anti-inflammatory properties for rejuvenation
  • Young Turmeric water: Antioxidant-rich, aiding the body in combating inflammation

Chef Nitin is also a proud member of the Indian Federation of Culinary Associations and a certified trainer from Carlson Hotel Worldwide. His influence extends beyond his culinary prowess. His passion for nurturing talent and his commitment to innovation and excellence make him a dynamic force within the Sun Siyam Vilu Reef family. Chef Nitin has been the guiding force behind the culinary endeavours at Vilu Reef for three years now!

Ad -


Explore a Multitude of Football Camps at Siyam World This Year!

As part of its ongoing line-up of five-star experiences, Siyam World Maldives kicked off a series of unforgettable spring football camps. The resort will be featuring star players Wayne Bridge, Adrian San Miguel Castillo, Francesco Totti, and Michael Owen.

Siyam World Maldives encouraged guests to let their football skills blossom over a series of football camps. These camps will utilise the resort’s state-of-the-art sports complex and FIFA-sized soccer pitch at The World Sports Arena. Participants enjoyed world-class coaching and immersive experiences designed to enhance their football techniques and passion for the sport.

Spanish Goal-keeper Adrian San Miguel Castillo

The action-packed schedule began with Spanish goalkeeper Adrian San Miguel Castillo. He graced the sandy shores from the 19th to the 23rd of March. Adrian is a key player for Liverpool FC and the Andalusia National team. During his time at the resort, he helped younger guests understand how to deal with pressure and develop key life skills. This also included developing a performance mindset.

Football Camp Experiences with Wayne Bridge

Next on the roster was Wayne Bridge who came to Siyam World from from 22nd to 31st March. He is a renowned English left-back, who returned to Siyam World for a second time already. With his infectious energy and wealth of experience from clubs like Chelsea and Manchester City, Wayne inspired guests to “tackle” challenges head-on and score big on and off the field.

Francesco Totti Lights up Siyam World Football Camp

Following Wayne’s lead was the legendary Francesco Totti, lighting up Siyam World for a second time as well. He visited from 28th March to 4th April. Totti is known for his flair and loyalty to AS Roma. He brought a touch of Italian passion to the Maldives, teaching participants the art of precision and creativity in football. 

Once described by Maradona as “the best player he has ever seen”, the gifted World Cup winner and legendarily loyal one-club player (AS Roma) will be on hand to help holidaymakers hone their football skills and play to their full potential.

Michael Owen Graces the Shores of Siyam World

Closing out the star-studded lineup was Michael Owen. He is the youngest-ever Ballon d’Or winner, who graced Siyam World from the 1st to the 5th of April. Michael Owen is joining as part of the recently announced partnership with Football Escapes. Michael’s lightning-fast moves and goal-scoring prowess electrified the pitch, inspiring a new generation of football stars. Throughout the action-packed week, participants savoured daily football sessions led by Owen, a team of UEFA-licensed coaches, and internet sensation Eman – popularly known as SV2 from his viral YouTube skills videos.

Dressed in their personalized Rascal training kits, young players aged from five to 15 seized the perfect opportunity to refine all aspects of their game, from tactics to technical skills. To add to the holiday experience, families enjoyed a memorable parents’ match, providing moms and dads with a chance to showcase their skills on the pitch.

Collaboration with Football Escapes – Rip Ferdinand

Later this year, and in collaboration with Football Escapes, Rio Ferdinand will also be hosting a football camp from 28 October to 1 November. He is one of the most decorated English footballers of all time. Ferdinand is famous for being one of the world’s best defenders. He will be bringing the skills he learned whilst playing for West Ham, Manchester United and Leeds United plus the England national team. 

At Siyam World, we are undoubtedly a paradise for sports enthusiasts, offering exceptional facilities for both water and land sports. My passion for football, which began in childhood collection jerseys of football legends, is embodied in our FIFTA- regulation football field. We host many football aficionados, including owners of prized jerseys and past champions who still share a deep love for the game. Siyam World is where sportsmanship thrives, providing an unparalleled destination for active trave;ers, says Ausy Waseem – Resort Manager at Siyam World.

The incredible resort has had the pleasure of hosting several other esteemed football legends. Italian champion Nicola Ventola graced the resort in January. Additionally, Bobo Vieri and Marco Materazzi also showcased their skills on the pitch. Joining them were players like Juan Sebastián Verón, Esteban Cambiasso, Roberto Pires, Eric Abidal, Carlos Puyol, and Jay Jay Okocha.

Ad -
No more posts to show