Choose from a non-vegetarian or vegetarian menu and enjoy an evening out with the entire family. The sharing platters serve two adults and up to three children, inclusive of a large bottle of water.
QR259 (vegetarian), QR289 (non-vegetarian). Until Dec 31, 6pm-11pm. Bombay Balti, Radisson Blu Hotel Doha, C Ring Road (4428 1555).
Pool Grill Breakfast
This is the best time of the year to have your breakfast outside with stunning views of the Arabian Gulf. The new breakfast menu here includes barbecue pulled beef brisket, lobster scrambled eggs and veal bacon burrata. If you fancy a sugary start to the day, try the honey carrot waffles.
From QR75. Daily 8am-11.30am. Four Seasons Hotel Doha, West Bay (4494 8600).
Picnic high tea
Torch Doha has just introduced a new afternoon tea concept with a twist. It’s served on a miniature picnic table full of delicious bites and you get to choose tea or coffee.
QR150. Tue-Sun 3.30pm-6pm. Ongoing. Tea Garden, The Torch Doha, Aspire Zone, Al Waab (4446 5600).
Take a break from work and enjoy this mouthwatering three-course lunch menu at JW’s Steakhouse. It’s the best option if you want to impress a client or two.
QR99 (per person). Sat-Thu 12.30pm-3pm. Ongoing. JW’s Steakhouse, Doha Marriott (4429 8888).
Choose your favorite starter, main course and dessert for QR120 per person. We can’t think of a better post-work dinner option.
QR120 (per person). Sat-Thu 5pm-7pm. Ongoing. W Doha Hotel & Residences, West Bay (4453 5135).
Qatar National Day Afternoon Tea
Declare your love for this country with delicious, Arabic-inspired desserts at this special Qatar National Day afternoon tea. Each set also includes a complimentary hot or cold beverage.
QR215 (per set). Until Dec 18, 3pm-6pm. Four Seasons Hotel Doha, West Bay (4494 8600).
Celebrate Qatar National Day with a buffet lunch at Lagoon Restaurant. You can sample traditional Qatari dishes like machbous dajaj, lamb thareed, harees (one of our favourites), madrouba, saloona, kabsa and luqaimat.
QR195 (per person). Dec 18, 1pm-4pm. Lagoon Restaurant, The Ritz-Carlton Doha, West Bay Lagoon (4484 8505).
Pizza, pasta and jazz
Tuesday nights can be transformed if you head to La Veranda for unlimited classic Italian pizzas and pasta and listen to smooth jazz tunes.
QR140 (per person). Tue 7.30pm-11pm. Ongoing. La Veranda, Sheraton Grand Doha, West Bay (4485 3000).
Caballeros steak night
Enjoy unlimited picanha, two hot and two cold appetisers, dessert and a bottle of Argentinian grape at Doha’s best Latin American restaurant.
QR375 (per person). Wed 7pm-11.30pm. Ongoing. Toro Toro, Marsa Malaz Kempinski, The Pearl-Qatar (4035 5101).
The legendary barbecue night is back here and you get to savour sizzling grills and other char-grilled deliciousness. It’s possibly the best way to start your wekeend.
QR185 (per person). Thu 7pm-10.30pm. Al Aziziyah Boutique Hotel, Aspire Zone (4445 5555).
Just because you’re in a hurry, you don’t have to settle for a shady egg sandwich from the cafeteria. Try Zengo’s pan-Asian lunch menu with miso soup, sushi, curry dishes, grills, dessert and much more. With views of the sparkling sea, you’ll have no regrets.
QR95 (soft drinks), QR265 (omakase). Sun-Thu noon-4pm. Zengo, Kempinski Residences, West Bay (4405 3560).
Enjoy a fresh salad bar, appetising main courses and a super selection of desserts every night of the week except Thursday.
QR100 (per person). Sat-Thu 6.30pm-11pm. Ongoing. Seasons Restaurant, Mövenpick Hotel Doha, Corniche Road (4429 1111).
CUT to the Chase
Here’s your chance to try out CUT. Every day between 5pm and 8pm, you can select a few sips and bites for as low as QR30 and QR35.
From QR30-35. Daily 5pm-8pm. Ongoing. CUT by Wolfgang Puck, Mondrian Doha, West Bay Lagoon (4045 5999).
Dim sum lunch
We’re more than okay with some deals. Take a colleague and head to Shanghai Club for the dim sum business lunch. The afternoon views are just fantastic. Get stuck in.
QR98 (per person). Sat-Thu noon-3pm. Shanghai Club, Shangri-La Hotel Doha, West Bay (4429 5000).
Flavours of Arabia
Tuck in to delicious dishes from around the Gulf for lunch on Saturdays. There’s an extensive selection of mezzes, live ouzi counter, shawarma station and freshly baked saj and manakish. Sounds like a Levantine feast to us.
QR155 (soft drinks). Sat noon-3pm. The Square, InterContinental Doha – The City, West Bay (4015 8888).