The latest brunch to hit the dining scene is at The Ritz-Carlton Doha. B-lounge’s Froze Brunch features Asian flavours in a fabulous setting. The outdoor area has gorgeous marina views and there’s a DJ to keep things lively.
QR350 (soft drinks), QR495 (selected beverages), QR595 (premium beverages). The Ritz-Carlton Doha, West Bay Lagoon (4484 8000).
There’s possibly no better party brunch in town than Bubbalicious. Start with the delicious food from all The Westin’s restaurants such as Hunters and Sabai Thai. There’s a fantastic seafood selection indoors and two exclusive spaces dedicated to dessert only. A fantastic live bands plays tunes throughout and at 3.45pm, balloons break out and the party starts. This is a must-have brunch experience if you’re in Doha.
QR360 (soft drinks), QR480 (enhanced beverages). Fri 12.30pm-4pm. The Westin Doha Hotel & Spa, Fereej Bin Mahmoud (3359 8514).
The InterContinental Doha is experimenting with something it’s never done before. It has introduced a one-of-a-kind brunch at Coral. This weekly affair features different themes for every brunch and just to get you excited, some of the previous themes included duck sensation, chocolate, cheese and truffle. This is an indoor brunch with a terrace, so just take your food and sit outside.
QR295 (soft drinks), QR325 (special beverages), QR395 (enhanced package). Fri 12.30pm-4pm. InterContinental Doha, West Bay Lagoon (4484 4919).
Hakkasan Doha has just updated its brunch menu and there are some incredible new items as part of the enhanced offering. Dishes such as signature Peking duck, an expansive selection of steamed and baked dim sum, authentic wok dishes and seasonal desserts are what you can expect here. Although this brunch is indoors, there’s a beautiful terrace and with the weather so perfect, we recommend you sit there.
QR295 (soft drinks), QR 395 (premium beverages). Fri, 12.30pm-3.30pm. The St. Regis Doha, West Bay Lagoon (4446 0170).
While this is predominantly a nighttime venue, it’s rather beautiful during the day, too. Try the international Friday brunch here. There’s plenty of food, games for kids and a live DJ playing house music for entertainment.
QR390 (premium beverages). Fri noon-4pm. Sharq Village and Spa, Ras Abu Aboud (7479 4444).
There are plenty of Saturday brunches but the Pool Deck at JW Doha offers an exceptional dining experience if you’re looking to brunch in the autumn breeze in the heart of Doha. Every Saturday, you can relax under the warm sun and fresh air while enjoying delicious barbecues at the live stations prepared by the chefs. Check out the raw bar with salmon, ceviche, sea bass tiradito and beef tartar. There's lots to love about this poolside Saturday brunch.
QR280 (soft drinks), QR480 (selected beverages). Sat 3pm-6.30pm. JW Marriott Marquis City Center Doha, West Bay (4429 5000).
La Veranda’s alfresco Friday brunch is back. The garden brunch has recently been revamped and it’s beautiful. There are some delicious homemade Italian dishes to savour and the magnificent sea and Doha Corniche views are an added bonus.
QR295 (soft beverages), QR445 (premium beverages). Fri 12.30pm-4pm. Sheraton Grand Doha, West Bay (4485 3000).
If you’re one to wake up even by noon on a Friday, The Backyard Brunch is perfect for you. It starts at 1.30pm and lasts until 5.30pm with plenty of delicious food in a setting that we absolutely love.
QR350 (house beverages). Fri 1.30pm-5.30pm. Sheraton Grand Doha (4485 3000).
The St. Regis Doha
The Grand Brunch is incredibly popular here, especially because it has a massive and beautifully landscaped outdoor area. That means there’s more than 2,500 sq m of lavish offerings prepared by world-class chefs along with live entertainment and exciting activities for children. Once you’re done, head over to The Rooftop for the after-brunch party.
QR350 (soft beverages). Fri 12.30pm-4pm. The St. Regis Doha, West Bay Lagoon (4446 0105).
Doha’s best outdoor brunches
The weather is perfect for alfresco brunching