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Souq Waqif, Doha, Qatar
974 4311818
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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  • 8
    Excellent
  • 20
    Very good
  • 21
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  • 7
    Poor
  • 14
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
good fish

nice atmosphere (maybe too much turistic) and excellent fresh fish. clean, good service, average pricing.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 23, 2015
lucaangiolini1504
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Empoli, Italy
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  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Empoli, Italy
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

nice atmosphere (maybe too much turistic) and excellent fresh fish. clean, good service, average pricing.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

The shawrma is good but service is so slow i repeated my order 4 times and they did mistake . They served the soft drink by can only without glass without ice . I will not recommend it

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New York City, New York
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67 reviews 67 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

If you fancy seafood, this isn't the place to go. I ordered the mixed seafood platter. When it arrived, it looked like they pulled a leftover plate off someone else's table. The amount of food was small and the flavor just wasn't there. The lentil soup was quite good though, and tasted homemade.

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

One of the good and clean market. You can find all kind of fresh fish.All items are kept in good manner and the market is very clean.The people those who are working over there is good and the price is very cheap.

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Doha, Qatar
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169 reviews 169 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015 via mobile

When it was on the sea side it was worth visit attraction as you enjoy beach and food. Now it need to offer more than just food to get me back to it.

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We went to Souq Waqif on our last night in Doha and decided to treat ourselves with Fish on the last night. We noticed the Al Bandar and were taken by the appeal of fresh fish overlooking the Souq. For starters, we had finger fried fish with tartar sauce and mains were fresh Haddock served with chips and salad and... More 

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Doha, Qatar
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Me and my boyfriend tried to eat there because we are craving for seafood. The waiter takes too much time before coming to our table and give the menu and it took like 20 mins before he ask what is our order. The food is not too good and its little bit costly plus the service is freaking slow and... More 

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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1,344 helpful votes 1,344 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Good not more They have little choices for fish My order was biryani. Shrimp And mutabal My drink was diet coke Prices average Staff doing fine Location good

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Doha, Qatar
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

4.5 circles A group of about 10 came here for dinner. The mint lemonade was outstanding. The large mezze platter was huge and the best I've had anywhere in the country. Everything was super fresh and there were dips included on the platter that I haven't seen on any other. The service was adequate. For the mains, many folks got... More 

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45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Talk about being spoilt for choice. Fantastic reataurant and friendly staff. Good quality seafood and lots to choose from. Cooked well and tasted fantastic.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Souq Waqif, Doha, Qatar
  • Location: Middle East  >  Qatar  >  Doha
  • Phone Number: 974 4311818

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 25
  • Cuisine: Middle Eastern, Seafood

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