The bar scene in Qatar is unique in that they are all based in 4 and 5 star hotels, due to the local alcohol licensing laws. The good news is that there are some incredible spots in the city for a drink, so we’ve rounded them up for you.
From rooftop party spots to the perfect places for a sundowner, we have them all.
Best Qatar Bars
This is a spectacular party venue that have their own champagne bar, super live music and feel good vibes that make you want to boogie the night away. The dress code is elegant, so you’ll want to glam up to the nines.
The club in the St Regis hotel is a great live music venue and large club space for a seriously big night out. Throw in their rooftop terrace that often hosts world class DJs and this is a top Qatar bar.
Very few cities in the world are without an Irish bar, and Doha is no different. A great place for a few pints and eating some casual food while watching sporting events. Plus, there’s always a good crowd here.
As the name suggests, there are some great views of the city from this bar. Sky View is also so much more than just a viewpoint, with great live music and a packed party vibe most nights of the week.
Champions is an American style sports bar packed full of flat screen TVs, showing pretty much every match you could ever want along with some great bar food.
One for the late night party goers and people who want to have a boogie. Pure Lounge in Doubletree by Hilton has great cocktails and lots of special events, including ladies nights.
As the name suggests, this is a homage to all things from Belgium with a great selection of beers and some top food (try the mussels). Its old school charm make it a lovely place to spend some time.