Iftars in Doha 2017

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Al Bisana
This venue will be offering an Arabic set menu for Iftar.
QR75 per person. Daily 6pm-8pm.Building 03, Shakespeare Street, Katara Cultural Village (4408 1200).

Al Dirwandi Restaurant
An iftar buffet and à la carte, with both indoor and outdoor seating options.
QR130 (adults), QR65 (children aged six-12), free (children under six). Daily from sunset-8.30pm.West Bay, Diplomatic Zone (4403 8888).

Al Jawhara Ramadan Oasis
Relax to the tunes of traditional music and be entertained by a tanoura show in the majestic setting of the Al Jawhara Ballroom. Tuck into the traditional cuisine, inspired by Qatari heritage, and choose dishes from live cooking stations. Speciality desserts are the stars of the buffet.
QR195 (adults), half price (children aged six-12), free (children under six). Daily from sunset-8pm. InterContinental Doha The City, West Bay, www.intercontinental.com/dohathecity (4015 8700).

Almas Ramadan
Tent A beautifully decorated indoor Moroccan-style Ramadan tent with live music. A lavish buffet features an extensive range of Arabic delicacies, international cuisine, live cooking stations and special pastries and beverages.
QR195 (adults), half price (children aged six-12), free (children under six). Daily from sunset-9pm. City Cente Rotana Doha, Conference Centre Street (4445 8888).

Al Nafourah Garden
A special outdoor Ramadan tent is adorned with a spectacular fountain and offers a set menu.
QR185. Daily from 6.17pm-11.30pm. Oryx Rotana Hotel, Al Nahda School Street, Airport Road, Doha, Qatar, www.rotana.com/oryxrotana (4402 3333).

Al Rayyan Hotel Doha, Curio Collection By Hilton
You can eat at Mezzo or in the Ramadan tent that will be set up with a buffet, shisha and televisions. An iftar buffet will offer an array of the most popular Arabic, local and seafood dishes, live cooking and shawarma stations, Ramadan drinks and a wide spread of sweets and desserts.
QR175 (adults), QR88 (children aged eight-15), free (children under eight). Daily from sunset until 8.30pm at Mezzo restaurant. Mall of Qatar (5513 3472).

Al Shurfa Arabic Lounge
Look out at the city’s waterfront while dining here via the vast à la carte menu and a range of shisha flavours.
From QR25. Daily 6pm-2am.Al Jomrok Boutique Hotel, www.swbh.com (4433 6666).

Al Terrace Lebanese Cuisine
An iftar buffet featuring a spread of Lebanese specialties with a live grill station, Arabic mezze, international favourites, live shawarma station and more. Includes an extensive kids’ corner with array of dishes and sweets to keep the little ones entertained.
QR125 (adults), free (children under 10). Daily 6pm-9pm. Al Mirqab Hotel, Souq Waqif, www.swbh.com (44336666).

Al Thouraya Restaurant
An Oriental and international assortment of food such as soup, various breads, hot and cold appetisers, salads, main courses, fruits and pastries available.
QR180 (adults), half price (children aged eight-10), QR40 (children aged six to seven). Daily from sunset-8.30pm. Ezdan Hotel, West Bay, www.ezdanhotels.qa (4496 9600).

Ard Canaan Restaurant
The authentic restaurant will be serving a three-course set menu on weekdays.
QR160 per person. Sun-Thu 6pm-3am. Building 26, Katara Cultural Village (4408 0811).

Enjoy a wide ranging buffet selection, including Lebanese, Moroccan, Italian, Indian, Asian and international cuisines. Featuring live cooking stations, kids’ area and dessert section.
QR150 (adults), free (children under 10). Daily 6pm-8pm. Al Jasra Boutique Hotel, Souq Waqif, www.swbh.com (4433 6666).

A special Ramadan buffet will be served every day.
QR100 per person. Daily from sunset- 8.30pm. Zubarah Hotel, www.zubarahhotels.com (4447 0000).

Basta 23
A set menu of traditional Qatari dishes will be offered.
QR110 per person. Daily 6pm-8pm. Mall of Qatar, Al Gharafa. Other location: 29 La Croisette, Porto Arabia, Pearl-Qatar, Doha (5000 2755).

Choose from an extensive Oriental dinner buffet throughout Ramadan.
QR195 per person. Daily from sunset-11.30pm. Oryx Rotana Hotel, Airport Road, www.rotana.com/oryxrotana (4402 3333).

Circle Restaurant
An Arabic and international buffet featuring soups, salads, mixed grills, main dishes, fruits, Arabic desserts and Ramadan juices.
QR165 per person. Daily from sunset-9pm. Millennium Plaza Doha, Al Sadd, C-Ring Road (4041 6999).

Arabic dishes from live cooking stations.
QR125 per person. Daily from sunset-9pm. Centro Capital Doha, Al Jazeera Street, Doha, Qatar (4455 5000).

Damasca One
Serving up authentic set menus each evening with alternating options daily, alongside shisha and live entertainment.
QR150 per person. Daily 6pm-8pm. Souq Waqif (4475 9088).

Debs W Remman
Enjoy a set menu of Lebanese cuisine with options that change daily.
QR150 per person. Daily 6pm-8pm. Plaza Andalucia, Madina Centrale, Pearl-Qatar (3333 4663).

Doha Gymkhana
A special four-course iftar menu starts with nuts, fruits and Ramadan juices. Four courses include soup, mixed grill, a main course and desserts curated by Chef Aditya Raj.
QR109 (adults), QR55 (children aged five-12), free (children under five). Daily from 5.30pm until 9pm.Al Jomrok Hotel, Souq Waqif, Doha, www.dohagymkhana.com (4038 5328).

Doha Marriott

Tuck into a huge buffet offering more than 100 dishes from around the region.
QR185 (inclusive of hot and cold beverages). Daily from sunset-8.30pm. Doha Marriott Hotel, Ras Abu Aboud Street www.dohamarriott.com (4429 8888).

Doubletree By Hilton Doha
A vast range of traditional dishes bring out real Turkish culture, with authentic flavours and tastes.
QR155 (adults), half price (children aged six-11). Daily from sunset-8.30pm. DoubleTree by Hilton Doha, Old Town, Al Meena Street, Old Salata (5079 3203, 4034 3333).

Flavours Restaurant
Choose from an extensive Iftar buffet featuring a range of authentic Arabic dishes, live cooking stations and traditional Ramadan juices to break your fast.
QR180 (adults), half price (children aged six-12), free (children under six). Daily from sunset-9pm. Mövenpick Hotel Al Aziziyah Doha, Al Baaya Street, Aspire Zone (4445 5555, 4445 5544).

Four Seasons Hotel Doha
Iftar with 25 live cooking stations. Highlights include special Ramadan and Qatari dishes, a sushi station, dim sum carousel, pasta and carving stations, and a selection of Arabic and western desserts.
QR235 (adults), half price (children aged six-12). Daily from 6pm until 8.30pm. Four Seasons Hotel Doha, West Bay, www.fourseasons.com/doha (4494 8600).

Hyde Park Coffee Shop
Enjoy an extensive iftar buffet with traditional cuisine, international dishes, live cooking stations, Ramadan beverages and desserts.
QR140 (adults), half price (children aged six-12), special rates for groups. Daily from sunset-8pm. Radisson Blu Hotel Doha (4428 1645).

Intercontinental Doha Hotel And Residences
A wide variety of Arabic, Oriental and international delights.
QR225 (adults), QR125 (children aged four-12), free (children under 4). Daily from sunset-8.30pm at Coral restaurant. West Bay Lagoon (4484 4919). For group reservations (4484 4995).

Marriott Marquis City Centre
An extensive buffet of all the classic Ramadan delicacies, freshly prepared at live cooking stations, along with a variety of shisha and traditional Ramadan beverages or soft drinks.
QR210 (adults), QR110 (children aged six-12), free (children under six). Daily from sunset-9pm. Marriott Marquis City Center Doha Hotel, marriottmarquisdohadining.com (4419 5000).

Marsa Malaz Kempinski Palatial Ramadan Tent
A decadent buffet spread with live cooking stations, including international and traditional treats.
QR240 (adults), QR120 (children aged six-12). Daily from sunset-8pm. Marsa Malaz Island, The Pearl-Qatar, www.kempinski.com/marsamalaz (4035 5011).

Nisantasi Baskose
Enjoy soup of the day, Ramadan starters, a wide choice of mezze and salads, warm appetisers and assortment of dolmas, Turkish meats and kebabs all served on the table. Finish up with traditional desserts.
QR200 (adults), QR95 (children aged six-11). Daily 6pm-9pm. Melia Doha, West Bay (4477 4237).

Orient Pearl
Try authentic set menus that feature Arabian and Italian dishes at this spot on the Corniche.
QR165 per person. Daily 6pm-8pm. Doha Corniche, next to Salata Park, www.orientpearlqatar.com (4410 6666).

Ramadan Tent, Al Hubara Restaurant
An iftar buffet including soft beverages, tea or coffee.
QR225 per person (inclusive of soft beverages, tea or coffee) Daily 6pm-8pm. Sheraton Grand Doha Resort & Convention Hotel, Al Corniche Street, sheratongranddoha.com (4485 3000).

Remman Café
Express Diners can opt for set menus of traditional Lebanese food, that have alternating options daily.
QR75 per person. Daily 6pm-8pm. Food Court, Mall of Qatar (3305 3555, 3307 3777).

Remman Café
Expect different options every day from the changing, authentic set menus provided throughout Ramadan.
QR120 per person. Daily 6pm-8pm. Edzdan Tower 1, West Bay, www.remmancafe.com (4477 4131).

Sazeli Qatar
Take your pick between two different iftar set menus at this new Turkish restaurant.
QR165, QR245 per person. Daily from 5.30pm-1.30am. Mall of Qatar (4028 5668/ 4028 5658).

Tent Choose cuisine from six live cooking stations and a collection of the season’s classics.
QR200 (adults), QR100 (children aged six-12), free (children under six), 15 percent discount for Golden Circle members. Daily from sunset-8pm. Shangri-La Hotel Doha, West Bay, www.shangri-la.com/doha (4429 5000).

Sihr Al Sharq
A grand Ramadan tent with a sumptuous buffet, featuring traditional Qatari cuisine as well as international dishes.
QR225 per person. Daily sunset-8pm. Sharq Village & Spa, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Ras Abu Abboud Street (4425 6666).

Sky Lounge
Start with hot beverages with varieties of Arabic, Moroccan and international sweets.
Prices vary. Daily from sunset-2am.Oryx Rotana Hotel, Al Nahda School Street, www.rotana.com/oryxrotana (4402 3333).

St. Regis
Taste a wide selection of Middle Eastern cuisine finishing off with traditional desserts.
QR230 (adults), half price (children aged four-11), free (children under four). Daily from sunset-8pm. Grand Ballroom, St. Regis Doha, West Bay Lagoon (4446 0000).

The Majlis, W Doha Hotel & Residences
An à la carte iftar along with a range of Arabic mezzes, and a variety of shisha flavours.
Prices vary. Daily 6pm-2am. West Bay, Doha (4453 5000).

The Lounge @ La Spiga Terrace
Take in the gorgeous views of the setting sun from this outdoor terrace restaurant, while breaking your fast with loved ones at this Italian spot. Dishes are available from the regular à la carte, as well as from the Italian cuisine menu along with shisha.
Prices vary. Daily from sunset-2am. West Bay, Doha, bnfreservations.wdoha@whotels.com (4453 5000).

The Ritz-Carlton Doha
A Ramadan tent inspired by Al Zubara fort in Qatar will be serving a buffet with traditional Arabic delicacies and international cuisines.
QR220 per person, half price (children aged five-12), free (children under five). Daily sunset-8pm. West Bay Lagoon, www.ritzcarlton.com/doha (4484 8000).

The Westin Doha Hotel & Spa
Discover food stalls offering traditional lamb ouzi as well as a food market serving street food from Istanbul and authentic Turkish favorites such as kunrucu (spicy sausage and cheese stuffed pitta) and delicious balik ekmekci (a fried fish sandwich). Featuring the largest date and chocolate display in Doha, a massive chocolate fountain and a selection of desserts, this giant buffet is definitely one worth seeking out.
QR195 per person. Daily from sunset-8.30pm. Salwa Road (3359 8514).

Twg Tea
An intimate, cosy café located within a mall will be serving a set menu.
Prices vary. Daily 5.30pm-7pm. Mall of Qatar, www.twgtea.com (4477 4299).

W Doha Hotel & Residences
The Ramadan tent will serve Qatari cuisine by Chef Nawal Al Sayed, as well several other international and Middle Eastern cuisines. Food will be offered at eight different live stations around the venue, so expect plenty of choice from this iftar.
QR230 per person. Daily from sunset-8.15pm. West Bay (4453 5000).

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