Doha restaurants

Top Choice Cafe in Doha

Drawing Room

Part shop, part cafe, this cute and atmospheric spot would fit in London's hip Shoreditch area. It's adorned with crafted trinkets and vintage goods, from an old gramophone to a retro typewriter. The cafe serves hot…
Top Choice Desserts in Doha

Al Aker

Now here's somewhere special. Those with a sweet tooth should make a beeline for these splendid Middle Eastern and Turkish filo pastries such as baklava, which are freshly made in-house to perfection. Salivatingly g…
Top Choice Japanese in Doha

Nobu

One of the city's most talked-about dining destinations, this is the world's largest – and arguably most architecturally outstanding – branch of chef Nobu Matsuhisa’s globally acclaimed Japanese restaurant. Shaped l…
Top Choice French in Doha

IDAM

Famed French chef Alain Ducasse's restaurant crowning the Museum of Islamic Art is one of Doha's best. Try the whole blue lobster, or the tender camel with duck foie gras, black truffle and soufléed potatoes. Enjoy …
Top Choice Moroccan in Doha

Argan

One hell of a dining experience, Argan serves tasty Moroccan cooking in a classy, convivial majlis (reception room), with mauve couches and patterned cushions. The seafood tajine is spectacular, the lamb couscous ou…
Top Choice Vegan in Doha

Evergreen Organics

Doha's first vegan and veggie cafe, Evergreen Organics is the brainchild of two young Qataris who are passionate about changing the health of the nation. From the Instagrammable hardwood interiors to the innovative …
Top Choice Japanese in Doha

Morimoto

'Iron Chef' Masaharu Morimoto's first restaurant in the Middle East is inspired by ancient Japan, with interiors adorned with rose-gold pillars, artwork by Japanese painter Hiroshi Senju and an impressive low-hangin…
Top Choice Turkish in Doha

Turkey Central

No-frills but utterly delicious Turkish food, including fantastic breads (cooked on-site) and mezze in truly epic portions that may leave little room for the kebabs, which would be a terrible shame. It's always pack…
Top Choice Middle Eastern in Doha

Bandar Aden

The fabulous food has made this basic, very casual restaurant an institution in Souq Waqif. Traditional Yemeni cooking draws a local crowd, who share mounds of rice and all manner of meats. The stews, too, are excep…
Cafe in Doha

MIA Park Cafe

Glorious views of the city's modern skyline from a pretty, calm spot in the park. Tables and chairs are positioned on a patio opposite the bay, with coloured egg lights and chill-out music playing in the background.…