Experience the Magic of the Mediterranean at Ocean House’s Night Markets

Experience the Flavors and Charm of the Mediterranean Coast at Ocean House’s Summer Night Markets, Featuring Special Guest Chef Michael Solomonov

If you’re looking to elevate your summer evenings with a dash of culinary excitement and coastal charm, Ocean House in Watch Hill, Rhode Island, has just the event for you. The luxurious, Forbes Five Star, AAA Five Diamond resort is launching a spectacular summer event series: “Mediterranean Night Markets” at Théa at Dune Cottage. The series kicks off with an exclusive dinner event on June 26, 2024, featuring none other than five-time James Beard Award-winning Chef Michael Solomonov.

Chef Michael Solomonov | image courtesy of Ocean House

A Night to Remember with Chef Michael Solomonov

Mark your calendars for an unforgettable evening as Chef Michael Solomonov, co-owner of the acclaimed CookNSolo Restaurants in Philadelphia, brings his exceptional culinary talents to Ocean House. Renowned for his innovative take on Israeli cuisine, Chef Solomonov will treat guests to a lavish spread of Mediterranean-inspired dishes. His Philadelphia restaurant, Zahav, has twice earned the Philadelphia Inquirer’s highest honor, the Four Bells Superior rating. This one-night-only dinner promises to capture the vibrant flavors and atmosphere of the Mediterranean coast, offering a mix of traditional favorites and inventive new selections.

Delight in Mediterranean Flavors

The kickoff dinner event at Théa at Dune Cottage will offer a breathtaking backdrop of Ocean House’s pristine white sand beach, making for an idyllic setting to enjoy the evening. Guests can look forward to a diverse menu that includes:

  • Israeli salads
  • Shawarma and grilled skewers
  • Rotisserie-style lamb
  • Grilled eggplant
  • A selection of decadent desserts

To complement this culinary feast, house beer and wine will be included in the ticket price, ensuring a well-rounded and delightful dining experience.

image courtesy of Ocean House

Engage with Literary Greats

In addition to the mouthwatering cuisine, the evening will feature conversations with Chef Solomonov and Deborah Goodrich Royce, Ocean House’s proprietor alongside her husband Chuck Royce. Both authors will be available to discuss and sign their respective books. Chef Solomonov will share insights from his celebrated cookbook, “Zahav: A World of Israeli Cooking,” while Deborah Royce will present her novels, “Finding Mrs. Ford,” “Ruby Falls,” and “Reef Road.” This unique element of the evening allows guests to connect with these talented individuals and take home a signed copy of their books.

Continuing the Tradition

Following the June 26 event, the Mediterranean Night Markets will continue every Wednesday through August 28. Each week, guests can enjoy the buffet-style dining experience that celebrates the rich culinary traditions of the Mediterranean. With a rotating selection of dishes, there’s always something new to savor.

Grab Your Seat

Tickets for the kickoff event with Chef Solomonov are priced at $125 per adult. For the remaining events through the summer, tickets will be $110 per adult, inclusive of house beer and wine. For more information and to make reservations, please visit Ocean House Events.

About Ocean House

Perched high on the bluffs of Watch Hill village, Ocean House is a haven of luxury and relaxation. Originally built just after the Civil War and meticulously rebuilt in 2010, this historic resort boasts 49 guestrooms and 20 signature suites with stunning waterfront views. Ocean House offers a range of dining options from casual to fine dining, the Ocean & Harvest Spa, and an array of complimentary activities including culinary classes, art experiences, croquet, and movies. Recognized as one of the “World’s Best Hotels and Resorts” by Travel + Leisure, Condé Nast, and Fodor’s, Ocean House is also a proud member of Relais & Châteaux and one of only 12 hotels worldwide to receive triple five stars from Forbes Travel Guide for accommodations, dining, and spa.

Don’t miss the chance to be part of this extraordinary culinary journey. Secure your spot at the Mediterranean Night Markets and create unforgettable summer memories at Ocean House.