Iftars & Suhoors in Doha 2016

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Al Jasra Boutique Hotel
The venue: The Al Jasra Ramadan Tent will feature traditional entertainment and a kids’ corner.
Iftar: A traditional Ramadan buffet. QR180 per person. Daily until 8pm.
Suhoor: An à la carte selection with a special menu for mocktails and desserts. Shisha is also available. Priced à la carte. Daily 9pm-1am.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Al Jasra Boutique Hotel, Souq Waqif (4433 6666).

Al Jawhara Ramadan Pavilion
The venue:
The Al Jawhara Ramadan Pavilion features elegant decor and traditional cuisine. It will be an indoor tent for iftar and suhoor located in the luxurious Al Jawhara Ballroom.
Iftar: An iftar buffet. There will also be shisha and traditional entertainment. QR195 (adults), half price (children aged six-12), free (children under six). Daily until 8.30pm.
Suhoor: Guests can choose from different à la carte packages. Mezze, main dishes and desserts will all be available. Packages from QR180 to QR285. Daily 9pm-2am.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
InterContinental Doha – The City, off Al Wahda Street, West Bay (4015 8700).

Al Matbakh
The venue: This rooftop restaurant has views over the Corniche and city skyline. The open kitchen serves up a selection of grills.
Iftar: Dishes from the à la carte menu will be available. Priced à la carte. Daily until 2am.
Suhoor: Same as iftar.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Arumaila Boutique Hotel, Souq Waqif (4433 6666).

Al Nafourah Garden
The venue: An outdoor garden terrace with a fountain.
Iftar: A set menu including starter, main and dessert. Water is included, with mocktails available from QR35. QR185 per person. Daily until 11pm.
Suhoor: A la carte offerings. Priced à la carte. Daily 11pm-2am.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Oryx Rotana, Al Nahda School Street, Airport Road (4402 3333).

Al Shurfa
The venue: Enjoy a tranquil view of Doha from the outdoor terrace.
Iftar: Not available.
Suhoor: A suhoor set menu with mocktails. QR140 per person. Daily 9pm-2am.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Al Jomrok Boutique Hotel, Souq Waqif (4433 6666).

Al Sukaria

The venue: The circular Al Gassar Ballroom, located next to The St. Regis Doha, can accommodate up to 1,400 guests.
Iftar: Not available.
Suhoor: Authentic Egyptian cuisine amid a traditional setting, with cabanas and comfortable seating. There will be entertainment and screenings of the Euro 2016 games. QR145 per person. 8pm-1.30am (during Euro 2016 games), 9pm-1.30am (other nights).
Bookings accepted: Yes.
The St. Regis Doha, West Bay (4446 0000).

Al Wosail
The venue: A tent inspired by 1001 Nights will host iftar and suhoor.
Iftar: Live carving stations, regional cuisine, salads and desserts, complemented by Ramadan juices. Seating will be available in main dining area or a private majlis. Traditional entertainment will also take place. QR216 (adults), QR108 (children aged five-12), free (children under five). Daily until 8pm.
Suhoor: Same offering and price as iftar. Daily 8.30pm-1am.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
The Ritz-Carlton, Doha, West Bay Lagoon (4484 8000).

Argan
The venue: A majestic setting with a relaxing majlis area and authentic Moroccan cuisine.
Iftar: Not available.
Suhoor: Traditional Moroccan dishes available from the buffet and à la carte. Daily 8.30pm-2am.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Souq Waqif Hotel Doha by Avani, Souq Waqif (4433 6666).

Aroma
The venue: This European restaurant in the Kempinski Residences & Suites will be transformed for Ramadan.
Iftar: A four-course menu featuring Arabic and European dishes. QR195 per person. Daily until 8.30pm.
Suhoor: An à la carte dinner. Priced à la carte. Daily 8.30pm-11pm.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Kempinski Residences & Suites, Doha, West Bay (4405 3325).

Baraha
The venue: Located on the ground floor of Zubarah Hotel, Baraha serves contemporary Arabic cuisine.
Iftar: A buffet with Qatari, regional and international cuisine, plus a drinks station serving traditional Ramadan juices. QR110 per person, QR55 (children aged five-12), free (children under five). Daily until 9pm.
Suhoor: A set menu featuring traditional dishes and Ramadan juices. An à la carte selection of regional and international dishes is also available. QR125 per person, half price (children aged five-12), free (children under five). Daily 9pm-2am.
Bookings accepted: Required.
Zubarah Hotel, Al Muntazah (4447 0000).

c.taste
The venue: An all-day dining venue with live cooking stations.
Iftar: There will be salads, soups, mezze, cheese station, ouzi, a live grill station, desserts, Ramadan juices, dates and laban. QR125 per person, half price (children aged six-12). Daily until 9pm.
Suhoor: A special à la carte selection of Arabic dishes. Priced à la carte. Daily 9am-2am.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Centro Capital Doha, Al Jazeera Street, Bin Mahmoud District (4455 5000).

Caramel
The venue: A comfortable lobby lounge in the City Centre Rotana Doha.
Iftar: A Ramadan high tea featuring kunafeh bil jeben, koshaf mouhalabiah and mixed Arabic sweets. QR95 per person. Daily until 2am.
Suhoor: Same as iftar.
Bookings accepted: Required.
City Centre Rotana Doha, next to City Centre Mall, West Bay (4445 8888).

Choices

The venue: An all-day dining restaurant in the Oryx Rotana that features indoor and outdoor seating, a swimming pool view and open kitchen.
Iftar: A traditional dinner featuring ouzi, mezze, shawarma and a mixed grill station. The buffet includes water, Arabic juices, coffee and Moroccan tea. Shisha is also available. From QR195. Sun, Mon, Wed, Fri & Sat, until 11pm.
Suhoor: Not available.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Oryx Rotana, Al Nahda School Street, Airport Road (4402 3333).

Cool de Sac
The venue: Cool de Sac combines children’s edutainment and healthy dining options, making it ideal for families.
Iftar: A set menu including one main dish, one drink and appetisers and desserts. Soups, mezze, mixed grills, roast meat, and desserts to finish. Traditional Ramadan juices are also included. QR150 per person, QR75 (children aged five-12). Daily from sunset.
Suhoor: An à la carte selection. Priced à la carte. Daily 9.30pm-1am.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Building B12, Andalucia Way, Medina Centrale, The Pearl – Qatar (4437 8421).

Coral All Day Dining
The venue: Coral will be transformed and decorated with modern Arabesque elements. There will also be a new structure on the outdoor terrace that will provide an area overlooking the gardens and pool.
Iftar: Soups, salads, sushi, ouzi, mixed grill, pasta, manakish and Qatari dishes will be available from the buffet and live stations. Traditional pastries and international desserts, such as cakes and ice creams, will be served, plus authentic juices. Entertainment and shisha will also be provided. QR225 per person, QR115 (children aged four-12), free (children under four). Daily until 8pm.
Suhoor: An Arabic selection will be available from the buffet with live stations serving international cuisine. There will be shawarma, sushi, pasta, roast meats, stir-fries, Mexican cuisine and teppanyaki. QR225 per person, QR115 (children aged four-12), free (children under four). Daily 9pm-1am.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
InterContinental Doha, West Bay Lagoon (4484 4919).

Crowne Plaza Doha – The Business Park
The venue: Aramede restaurant will host events for small gatherings of family and friends. For bigger groups, the Rua’a Ballroom will be transformed into a Ramadan tent.
Iftar: A buffet featuring international dishes and Arabic favourites. A “Juice Man” will also be going around to serve guests with special Arabic drinks. QR165 per person, half price (children under 12). Daily until 9pm.
Suhoor: Choose from à la carte dishes for suhoor. Arabic favourites and sweets will be available. Priced à la carte. Daily 9pm-4am.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Crowne Plaza Doha - The Business Park, Airport Road (4408 7788).

Damasca One

The venue: Located in Souq Waqif, this restaurant has indoor and outdoor seating. It serves Syrian and Arabic cuisine.
Iftar: A set menu with one main dish, one drink and assortment of appetisers and desserts. Dishes to choose from include soups, mezze and Syrian mains such as vine leaves, kibbeh and moghrabiyeh. Traditional desserts and Ramadan juices jallab and kamareddine. QR150 per person, QR75 (children aged five-12). Daily from sunset.
Suhoor: An à la carte selection. Priced à la carte. Daily from 9.30pm.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Souq Waqif (4475 9088).

Debs W Remman

The venue: A Lebanese restaurant influenced by Beirut’s old souks, streets and cuisine.
Iftar: A set menu including one main dish, one drink and assortment of appetisers and desserts. The options will include soups, mezze, Lebanese mains and traditional desserts. There will also be Ramadan juices. QR150 per person, QR75 (children aged five-12). Daily from sunset.
Suhoor: An à la carte selection. Priced à la carte. Daily from 9.30pm.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Building B14, Plaza Andalucia, Medina Centrale, The Pearl – Qatar (4456 8374).

Diner Station
The venue: American fusion food including sliders and salads in a retro atmosphere.
Iftar: A set menu including one main dish, one drink and assortment of starters and desserts. Start with soups, before moving onto appetisers such as crusted calamari and caesar salad. There are also sliders, signature burgers, pizzas and international dishes. Desserts
include mille-feuille, crème brûlée and pain perdue. Ramadan juices are also available. QR150 per person, QR75 (children aged five-12). Daily from sunset.
Suhoor: An à la carte selection. Priced à la carte. Daily from 9.30pm.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Building 12, Andalucia Way, Medina Centrale, The Pearl – Qatar (04 3333 5288).

Doha Marriott Hotel

The venue: The hotel’s Restaurant Gallery will be decorated to look like a souq. There will be a majlis-style lobby tent showcasing henna and falconry, plus an Arabic tea and coffee station. Shisha will be served on The View terrace. You can also visit the resident camels: Bashoosh and Sahara.
Iftar: There will be more than 100 dishes, featuring Arabic, Moroccan, Qatari, Sudanese and Turkish cuisine. QR195 per person. Daily until 8pm.
Suhoor: Not available.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Doha Marriott Hotel, Ras Abu Aboud Street (4429 8499).

Eatopia
The venue: An international restaurant in Gate Mall.
Iftar: An iftar buffet. QR165 (adults), QR60 (chlidren), free (children under five). Daily until 8.30pm.
Suhoor: An à la carte selection. Priced à la carte. Daily 9pm-1am.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
The Gate Mall, Dafna (4020 6400).

Flavours
The venue: An all-day dining restaurant serving international cuisine, decorated for Ramadan.
Iftar: An iftar buffet featuring Arabic specialities with live cooking stations and traditional Ramadan juices. QR199 (adults), half price (children aged six-12). Daily until 9pm.
Suhoor: A buffet with Arabic and international cuisine. QR199 (adults), half price (children aged six-12). Daily 9.30pm-1am.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Mövenpick Hotel Al Aziziyah Doha, Al Baaya Street, Aspire Zone (4445 5544).

Grand Hyatt Doha
The venue: The hotel’s atrium will host a Ramadan tent, decorated in Arabian style.
Iftar: An international buffet featuring Arabic and Qatari dishes. QR220 per person, QR110 (children aged six-12), free (children under six). Daily until 8.30pm.
Suhoor: An international buffet featuring Arabic and Qatari dishes, or a suhoor tray for QR120. Options are available for vegetarians and light eaters. QR200 per person, QR100 (children aged six-12), free (children under six). Daily 10pm-1am.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Grand Hyatt Dubai, West Bay Lagoon (3000 7513).

Hyde Park Coffee Shop
The venue: The Radisson Blu’s coffee shop overlooks the hotel’s gardens.
Iftar: A buffet with iftar dishes. QR140 per person, QR70 (children aged six-12). Daily until 11pm.
Suhoor: Available via room service for in-house guests only.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Radisson Blu Hotel, Doha, Salwa Road, intersection of C Ring Road (4428 1645 / 4428 1555).

Izmir Restaurant
The venue: An all-day dining restaurant serving international cuisine.
Iftar: An iftar buffet. QR70 per person, free (children under six). Daily from sunset.
Suhoor: A set menu. QR50 per person. From 11.30pm.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Saraya Corniche Hotel, Al Safliya Street, Al Salata (4497 3777).

Kosebasi
The venue: A Turkish restaurant serving eastern Mediterranean and Anatolian cuisine.
Iftar: A traditional iftar featuring ezo gelin (traditional Turkish red lentil and bulgur soup) for starters, followed by appetisers such as hummus, dolma, zeytinyagli fasulye (sautéed green beans with onion and fresh tomatoes) and tavuklu boregi (home-made dough with sautéed chicken and vegetables). There will also be salads and grill options including a special lamb kebab. South Anatolian desserts will finish the iftar meal. From QR139 (adults), QR69 (children). Daily until midnight.
Suhoor: Regular à la carte. Priced à la carte. Daily 9pm-midnight.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Gulf Mall, Al Gharafa (4035 7229).

La Casa Twenty Eight

The venue: A 250-seat Mediterranean bakery and steakhouse.
Iftar: A set menu including one main dish, one drink and assortment of appetisers and desserts. The options will include authentic Mediterranean dishes such as minestrone soup and bresaola for starters. For mains, there will be dishes such as lasagne and pizzas, followed by a selection of desserts. Ramadan juices will be available, too. QR150 per person, QR75 (children aged five-12). Daily from sunset.
Suhoor: An à la carte selection. Priced à la carte. Daily from 9.30pm.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Building B9, Plaza Al Hambra, Medina Centrale, The Pearl – Qatar (4412 7342).

La Cigale Hotel
The venue: Le Cigalon restaurant will be serving iftar and La Cigale Ramadan Tent will be offering suhoor. The Ramadan tent is located around the swimming pool.
Iftar: An iftar buffet with mezze, salads, traditional dishes and international options, plus desserts. Shisha will be available in the tent. QR220 per person. Daily from sunset.
Suhoor: A buffet spread and live cooking stations. Shisha is also available. Dhs250 per person. Daily 9pm-2am.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
La Cigale Hotel, Al Sadd (4428 8888).

La Patisserie
The venue: A café serving European breads and pastries.
Iftar: Choose from the à la carte selection daily and from the special Ramadan mocktails and desserts menu. Entertainment starts from 8pm. Priced à la carte. Daily until 2am.
Suhoor: Same as iftar.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Al Bidda Boutique Hotel, Souq Waqif (4433 6666).

La Piazza
The venue: Italian cuisine served under the stained-glass atrium of the courtyard to the sound of the central water feature trickling in the background.
Iftar: An à la carte selection will be available. Priced à la carte. Daily until 2am.
Suhoor: Same as iftar.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Al Bidda Boutique Hotel, Souq Waqif (4433 6666).

Marriott Marquis City Center Doha Hotel
The venue: The Wanassa Ramadan tent will be Arabic themed with live cooking stations and private majlis areas.
Iftar: A buffet of Arabic dishes including salads, mains, desserts and traditional juices. Shisha will also be available. QR215 per person, QR120 (children under 12). Daily until 9pm.
Suhoor: An à la carte selection with Arabic sweets, tea and Ramadan juices. QR75 per person. Daily 9.30pm-1.30am.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Marriott Marquis City Center Doha Hotel, West Bay (4419 5000).

Marsa Malaz Kempinski

The venue: A Ramadan tent set up in the Palazzo Ballroom will host iftar and suhoor.
Iftar: A buffet spread and live cooking stations with cuisine from around the world. QR240 per person, QR120 (children aged six-12). Daily until 8.30pm.
Suhoor: A buffet spread and live cooking stations with cuisine from around the world. Shisha and entertainment will also be provided. QR290 per person, half price (children aged six-12). Daily from 10pm.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Marsa Malaz Kempinski, The Pearl – Doha, Costa Malaz Bay, The Pearl – Qatar (4035 5011).

Misk Lebanese Restaurant
The venue: An authentic restaurant with decor influenced by ancient culture.
Iftar: Three traditional Lebanese-influenced set menus are available to choose from. Dishes include hummus Beiruti, (hummus mixed with diced tomatoes and mint), batrakh (smoked fish roe topped with fresh garlic) and lsanat (lamb tongue sauteed with lemon, butter and garlic). From QR180 per person. Daily until 8pm.
Suhoor: An à la carte selection of the restaurant’s dishes are available. Priced à la carte. Daily 9pm-2am.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
City Centre Rotana Hotel, next to City Centre Mall, West Bay (4445 8888).

Olive Oil
The venue: An all-day dining venue with live cooking stations.
Iftar: A buffet with highlights including ouzi, paella, sushi, seafood, a live kunafeh station and traditional Arabic sweets. QR185 per person, half price (children aged six-12), free (children under six). Daily until 10.30pm.
Suhoor: Not available.
Bookings accepted: Required.
City Centre Rotana Hotel, next to City Centre Mall, West Bay (4445 8888).

Orient Pearl

The venue: A family-friendly restaurant on the Corniche with a sea view.
Iftar: A set menu with one main dish, one drink and an assortment of appetisers and desserts, available Sunday to Thursday. On Friday and Saturday there will be a buffet. Set menu: QR185 per person. Buffet: QR225 per person, half price (children aged five-12). Daily from sunset.
Suhoor: An à la carte selection. Priced à la carte. Daily until 3am.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Corniche Doha, Al Corniche Street (4410 6666).

Remman Café
The venue: The little brother to Debs W Remman restaurant also serves up traditional Lebanese dishes.
Iftar: A set menu including one main dish, one drink and assortment of appetisers and desserts. Soups, mezze, Lebanese mains and traditional desserts will also be available. Traditional Ramadan juices jallab and kamareddine are included. QR90 per person, QR45 (children aged five-12). Daily from sunset.
Suhoor: An à la carte selection. Priced à la carte. Daily from 9.30pm.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Ezdan Tower 1, West Bay (3305 3555).

Seasons
The venue: A family-friendly restaurant with a casual atmosphere.
Iftar: Traditional Middle Eastern cuisine and international dishes from a buffet will be available, complemented by Ramadan juices. QR130 (adults), QR65 (children aged seven-12).
Suhoor: Not available.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Mövenpick Hotel Doha, Corniche Road (4429 1111).

Shakespeare and Co.

The venue: A spacious restaurant with eclectic decor. The branch at The Pearl – Qatar also has a private dining room and terrace.
Iftar: The Ramadan menu will include a choice of an appetiser, main course and dessert. For appetisers guests can choose between lentil soup and house salad, and for the main course between Shakespeare Classic Chicken, fish fillet or scaloppini al limone. Fruit salad or crème brûlée can be chosen for dessert, with amar al din or tamarind available to drink. QR88 per person. Daily until 2am (last order at 1.30am).
Suhoor: Same as iftar.
Bookings accepted: No.
Croisette 12, The Pearl – Qatar (6629 3821). Other location: Dar Al Salaam Mall (6676 8812).

Shangri-La Garden
The venue: An indoor garden-themed tent inspired by the novel the Lost Horizon.
Iftar: Garden-themed buffet with juices, soft drinks, coffee and tea. QR230 (adults), QR115 (children). Daily until 8pm.
Suhoor: An à la carte selection. QR80 (minimum spend). Daily 9pm-1am.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Shangri-La Hotel, Doha, West Bay (4429 5295).

Sheraton Grand Doha Resort & Convention Hotel
The venue: Guests will be able to break their fasts at Al Hubara restaurant before stepping into the Ramadan tent, which will include a souq selling handicrafts, souvenirs and traditional food. Shisha will be served in the tent for QR110. Freshly-roasted coffee and umm ali will be served under the dome of Atrium Lounge to end the night.
Iftar: A buffet featuring Qatari, regional and international cuisine. QR225 per person, half price (children aged six-12), free (children under six). Daily until 8pm.
Suhoor: Dishes such as lamb kofta, chicken shawarma and kunafeh will be available à la carte. QR100 per person (minimum spend). Daily 8pm-2am.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Sheraton Grand Doha Resort & Convention Hotel, Al Corniche Street (4485 4444).

The Drawing Room
The venue: An intimate lounge in the Al Jasra Boutique Hotel.
Iftar: An à la carte selection will be served. Daily until 2am.
Suhoor: Not available.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
Al Jasra Boutique Hotel, Souq Waqif (4433 6666).

The St. Regis Doha

The venue: The hotel’s Grand Ballroom will be transformed into The St. Regis Souq featuring live cooking stations and market-style food displays. There will also be shisha and entertainment.
Iftar: Local dishes and international options, plus a wide array of desserts. QR230 per person. Daily until 8pm.
Suhoor: Suhoor dishes will be available. QR290 per person (food and Ramadan juices). Daily 9.30pm-1.30am.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
The St. Regis Doha, West Bay (4446 0000).

W Doha Hotel & Residences

The venue: The Sultan’s Tent will return, this year with cuisine from celebrity chef Greg Malouf.
Iftar: The Art of Mezza by Greg Malouf will feature a contemporary take on Middle Eastern cuisine. Guests can expect dishes such as slow-cooked baharat lamb, hazelnut falafel with marinated Greek feta cheese, chicken in saj with sumac onions and for dessert ice cream with pomegranate sorbet and camel wafers. Buffets dedicated to Arabic, Asian, Indian, Italian and Japanese cuisine will also be available, plus plenty of desserts. QR230 per person. Daily until 8.15pm.
Suhoor: More regional specialities from Greg Malouf, plus international cuisine. QR285 per person. Daily 9.15pm-2am.
Bookings accepted: Yes.
W Doha Hotel & Residences, West Bay (4453 5000).

By Time Out Doha staff
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