Foodie experiences in Doha – Fulfilling your cravings

With the world opening up again, it’s a great time to indulge your taste buds in the diverse and flavorful cuisine of the Middle East.

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If you’re looking for a meal that is cosy, comfortable and reminds you of home, then Saloona is a perfect dish to start with. This classic Arabic stew is one of a kind, filled with meat (beef, fish or lamb), plenty of vegetables and flavoured with plenty of garlic and ginger.

Warak Enab

When you’re staying at hotel apartments in Qatar the likes of Al Najada Doha Hotel Apartments By Oaks, make sure you check out their buffet for the famous stuffed vine leaves. Warak enab usually consists of either minced beef or lamb, full of flavour. Slices of fresh lemon usually accompany this much-loved dish.


You cannot visit Qatar and not try out Majboos! This is Qatar’s national dish and it is made with chicken or lamb, which is slow-cooked to enhance its flavour. The meat is served on a bed of flavourful rice, homemade tomato sauce and salad.


Looking to satisfy your sweet cravings? If so, these sweet dumplings flavoured with cardamom and saffron are perfect. Deep-fried first and covered in a sweet, sticky sugar syrup, your cravings for this will only increase once you try it!