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Bahrain Restaurants & Cafes Will Have To Follow These Safety Guidelines In September

In light of recent news on Bahrain’s official announcements regarding restaurants and cafes re-opening, the Ministry of Health has issued out all the requirements and guidelines restaurants and customers have to follow come September when we see outdoor and indoor dining re-open.

Here are the deets

Scroll down to see some of the important guidelines you’ll need to know about maintaining safety regulations.

Generally, there will be:

  • Temperature checks
  • Hand sanitizers
  • Reservations recommended
  • Social distancing
  • Recording contact information, date, and time of visit for each reservation.
  • Masks are required to be worn at all times except when eating and drinking

Staff will have to comply to the following:

  • Can’t work if experiencing symptoms
  • Wash hands consistently
  • Wear gloves and replace consistently
  • Only essential staff are on each shift

The decisions on restaurant seating:

  • Must be 2m distance between tables
  • Maximum of 5 customers at a table
  • Minimal close contact between staff and customer
  • Food servers to maintain 1 m distance between customers at all times
  • Wash hands before and after handling anything including food prep
  • Only pre-wrapped and disposable cutlery, straws, etc allowed

Disinfecting and sanitization of establishment:

  • Disinfect food prep areas
  • Disinfect high contact areas twice a day or after each use
  • Disinfect tables, seats, and surfaces after each use
  • Menus must be disposable or sanitized after each use

It is also noted that customers are encouraged to use contactless and e-payments.

Check out Ministry of Health’s post for all the information below

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