Babor by Mohamed Cheikh, the Blue Diamond festive dinner cruise on the Seine

By My B. Photos by My B. Posted Jun 3, 2022 2:06 PM

Alert friends, this summer, the Diamant Bleu boat welcomes Babor, the ephemeral restaurant by Mohamed Cheikh for festive dinner cruises on the Seine every Saturday from June to October 2022. For an evening, we go to feast on dishes of the Top Chef 2021 winner, while admiring the most beautiful monuments of the capital.

A dinner cruise along the water to discover the most beautiful landscapes and landmarks of paris while savoring a delicious menu created by Mohammad Sheikhwinner of Top chef 2021? This is what we offer Babor within the Blue Diamondall the Saturdays from June to October 2022excluding August with a few Fridays in July.

Why BABOR ? Quite simply because it means boat in popular Arabic. Thus, the tone is given to you: Mohammad Sheikh intends to embark you in its sunny universe and rich in flavors.

You want to spend a beautiful evening full of charm with Paris in background ? Whether for a romantic strollto celebrate with friends or to enjoy an effortless family visit to Paris, here is an exceptional experience and a good gourmet plan that is not lacking in attractions.

It must be said that there is nothing like boat trips to admire the treasures of the capital without the crowds. Of the imposing and sublime Orsay Museum at theConcord Obelisk freshly renovated through the essential Alexander III Bridge against the backdrop of the Invalides to the magical twinkling of the Eiffel Towerthe trip is worth the detour.

Le Diamand Bleu by Mohamed Cheikh, the festive dinner cruise on the SeineLe Diamand Bleu by Mohamed Cheikh, the festive dinner cruise on the SeineLe Diamand Bleu by Mohamed Cheikh, the festive dinner cruise on the Seine

Feeding your eyes is good but delighting your taste buds is even better. To complete this lovely getaway, there’s nothing like a gourmet menu imagined by a Top chef. After having been a hit last year at Manzili, at the Pagode de Cos or even at Taste recently, Mohammad Sheikh continues with BABOR and its ephemeral dinners.

On the menu of Mohamed Cheikh


buratta pugliese

Collection of tomatoes, strawberries with basil oil and olive powder


Wild tuna in crudo

Candied peppers, avocado guacamole with coriander, sweet and sour passion fruit carrots


Roasted sea bass steak

Compressed watermelon, grilled zucchini with feta, smoked eggplant cream, shellfish jus


Yellow poultry supreme

Grilled green asparagus, sweet potato mousseline, tajine juice with prunes and roasted almonds


Light Pavlova

Red fruits with rose water, lime


Guanaja 70% chocolate tart

Creamy caramel with Guérande salt and roasted peanuts

And to complete this evening, two live singers come to bring the musical atmosphere. At the end of the meal, a dj even takes over to make you dance.

Count 85€ per person for the dinner cruise by Mohammad Sheikh excluding drinks. This dinner cruise lasts a little over 2 hours. Boarding is at 7:30 p.m. on the barge at 34 Quai d’Austerlitz, just below the Cité de la Mode et du Design in the 13th arrondissement. Departure of the boat at 8:15 p.m. and return to the quay at 10:30 p.m. for an end of the evening at 11:00 p.m.

So we make a magic cruise ?

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