With summer at its peak, there’s not much you can do if you’re in the city for Eid Al Adha. But if celebrating with food is on your mind, there are plenty of choices. We’ve picked the best five spots in the city to take your family and friends to.
Al Baraha Restaurant
Getting together for a meal during a feast is tradition in the Middle East and Al Baraha is embracing this joyous practise by celebrating with a family-style lunch for Eid Al Adha. There’s lots to choose from with an exciting array of dishes from the Middle Eastern region as well as classic flavours from all around the world.
QR125 (per person, inclusive of water and a welcome drink). Children from six years to 12 years receive 50 percent discount. Children below six years dine free. Second and third day of Eid, noon-4pm. Al Najada Hotel Doha, Barahat Al Jufairi Street (4470 4444).
Since this is a special occasion, it deserves a special location (rhyme unintentional). Take a luxury ferry ride 20 minutes away from the Corniche shores and make your way to the beautiful Banana Island for a truly exquisite Eid Al Adha celebration. It’s perfect for family and friends with a lavish spread of delicious dishes from across the continents at Azraq.
QR350 (adults), QR250 (children). Three days of Eid, 1pm-4pm. Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara, Banana Island (4040 5050).
Don’t want to splurge on a brunch? That’s perfectly fine because Choices has a special lunch for Eid Al Adha. There are plenty of authentic dishes on offer along with a wide selection of international food. And as a highly commended restaurant in the All-Day Dining category at the Time Out Doha Restaurant Awards 2019, you know you’re getting some delicious food at the very least.
QR189 (soft drinks). Aug 12-14, 12.30pm-3pm. Oryx Rotana, Umm Ghuwailina (4402 3450).
Coral is renowned for all the amazing activities it has for children and from the second, third and fourth day of Eid, you can take the entire family to enjoy a brilliant meal in this lively restaurant. There’s music from the resident DJ and lots of food on display. You can either dine indoors or by the terrace. You’ll also get to sample some fun, fusion beverages. Did we mention there’s a magician, too?
QR295 (soft drinks), QR395 (selected beverages). Second, third and fourth day of Eid, 12.30pm-4pm. InterContinental Doha, West Bay Lagoon (4484 4919).
This literally square-shaped restaurant at InterContinental Doha The City is celebrating Eid Al Adha in a spectacular way. There’s a massive feast for the entire family, so bring them along with your friends. Children will have a great time thanks to all the fun activities dedicated to them while you indulge in a feast for all the senses.
QR155 (soft drinks). QR295 (special beverages). Children from six years to 12 years receive 50 percent discount. Children below six years dine free. Aug 12-14, noon-3pm. InterContinental Doha The City, West Bay (7021 8803).