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La Dolce Vita

#21 of 620 Restaurants in Doha
Certificate of Excellence
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Souq Waquif | Inside the Waqif Near Art Center, Doha 21350, Qatar
+974 4436 7991
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12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Digital Payments, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Street Parking, Takeout, Television, Valet Parking, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for: Families with children
Description: Our restaurant is situated in Souq Waqif near the Art Gallery . We serve...
Our restaurant is situated in Souq Waqif near the Art Gallery . We serve Italian home made dishes .We are open every day from 12:30 till 23:00 except Sundays from 18:00 till 23:00
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    Very good
  • 21
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Simply awesome

Couldn't wait to leave the place to put my comment here. The menu is rich and has a good variety. The food is very delicious as if your Italian aunt or mom prepared it for you - in case you're Italian or have some roots there - and served in timely manner. The service is very friendly and attentive... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Islam Y
via mobile
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Couldn't wait to leave the place to put my comment here. The menu is rich and has a good variety. The food is very delicious as if your Italian aunt or mom prepared it for you - in case you're Italian or have some roots there - and served in timely manner. The service is very friendly and attentive and... More 

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Thank Islam Y
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For our daughters first birthday there was no other choice but to visit the souq, and to our delight there was a festival on. But the tummys started to rumble and the option was clear... La Dolce Vita! I have dined here several times since being in Qatar, and it was our first dinner out when my wife and baby... More 

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Thank Andy W
Kanchanaburi, Thailand
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant is difficult to find during days hours and the parking even worse. The guard on the other hand was very kind and helpful

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Thank icolen
Doha, Qatar
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a wonderful change! We had a large group and everyone was very happy with everything they ordered. The food was amazing and a couple people had changed the dish to more of their taste and were very happy also. Ice cream and coffee were delicious also. Love the homemade pasta. Lovely service and very nice employees and owner.

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Thank bsoulshine
Alain M, Owner at La Dolce Vita, responded to this review

Dear Bsoulshine, all Ladolcevita would like to express their thanks for your wonderful review. It is our aim and goal to satisfy our customers. We hope to see you again and to assist you in any of yours or your friends requests Grazie mille e speriamo a presto, Alain More 

Doha, Qatar
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

La Dolce Vita is a great retreat from the noise of the soul where you can dine delicious Italian food and have a friendly chat with the amazing stuff!

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Thank Anna G
Alain M, Owner at La Dolce Vita, responded to this review

Dear Ms. Anna, grazie for your nice and positive comments on the delicious Italian food of Ladolcevita. We hope to see you soon again and all the staff will be there to serve you and help you in your choice. Arrivederci, Alain More 

Doha, Qatar
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159 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

It's the Wandering Yank here. On a beautiful winter evening, my family met friends for dinner. All in all, it was very good. Food was creative and tasty, and the specials were interesting. The only downside was the service. Speaking only for our server (perhaps all the others are excellent), she seemed to be having a bad day, or at... More 

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Thank Mark M
Alain M, Manager at La Dolce Vita, responded to this review

Salve Signor Mark M., first of all please accept our scuse (apologizes) for your son's dish, not only it was delivered late but ALSO the wrong dish, I agree with you: it should not happen. We say in Italian: To make a mistake it's human, to persevere it is diabolic, so forgive us and give us another chance... we will... More 

Doha, Qatar
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142 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

a month ago, We have stayed in Al Bidda Hotel one night and decided to have a walk in souq waqif and enjoy a family dinner. this italian resturant was hided in an alley which gave it a cozy ambience. with a heart welcoming italian owner that speacks good arabic. we loved all what we have order, pasta with white... More 

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1 Thank Aisha A
Alain M, Owner at La Dolce Vita, responded to this review

Dear Madame. Aisha, grazie for your nice and positive words on the taste of the food, and the ambience, and the "bad" speaking arabic of my wife Giuliana, she tries at least!!!! Inchallah, we will see you again and concerning the pizza we hope to be able to do it soon. Arrivederci Signora Aisha More 

Yanbu, Saudi Arabia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

Nice Italian atmosphere you feel like you are in on of the traditional restaurants in Italy the food also good and taste, the one problem i had is my order take too long

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Thank Intersta
Alain M, Manager at La Dolce Vita, responded to this review

Dear Intersta, scusa for the food arriving late and for the good comment quote:"the food also good and taste". We hope to see you and serve you again, arrivederci More 

Doha, Qatar
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015 via mobile

I tried more then one of Italian restaurant in doha, and I'm little bit disappointed about la dolce vita. Old style dishes with the taste not that much italian for my taste...or maybe I was there just in a wrong day...hope sooo. Will visit again. For now what can I say is, It s not my kind of italian taste

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Thank Jhon M
Alain M, Manager at La Dolce Vita, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Jhon M., sorry to hear you did not like our dishes and we will try to help you in choosing something that may be nearer to your favorite Italian dishes. Allow me to ask: you are sure you were at LADOLCEVITA?, because the date you visited us on 25th December, 2015, it was raining all day long, up... More 

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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015 via mobile

This restaurant have a special ambience with a warm welcome from the owner. Hreat food and a great choice for dinner.

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Thank nijad z
Alain M, Manager at La Dolce Vita, responded to this review

Dear Nijad Z., all of LADOLCEVITA, thank you for your kind words, and we hope to have you again and to help you in your choices of dishes. Grazie mille, More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Souq Waquif | Inside the Waqif Near Art Center, Doha 21350, Qatar
  • Location: Middle East  >  Qatar  >  Doha
  • Phone Number: +974 4436 7991

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 50
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

Our restaurant is situated in Souq Waqif near the Art Gallery . We serve Italian home made dishes .We are open every day from 12:30 till 23:00 except Sundays from 18:00 till 23:00
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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