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Souq Waqif

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| Bounded by Al-Souq St & Grand Hamad Street, Doha, Qatar
+974 6651 2164
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“old market” (87 reviews)
“gold souk” (58 reviews)
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| Bounded by Al-Souq St & Grand Hamad Street, Doha, Qatar
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"traditional market"
in 106 reviews
"old market"
in 87 reviews
"gold souk"
in 58 reviews
"shops selling"
in 81 reviews
"market place"
in 99 reviews
"for sale"
in 81 reviews
"old style"
in 74 reviews
"lots of restaurants"
in 55 reviews
"local culture"
in 52 reviews
"must visit place"
in 66 reviews
"nice place"
in 134 reviews
"visiting doha"
in 65 reviews
"spicy"
in 691 reviews
"souvenirs"
in 453 reviews
"pets"
in 269 reviews
"shisha"
in 429 reviews
"evening"
in 565 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday

too much clean, order, modern ... yes renovated and rebuilt on the old souq, but it seems too much artificial; anyway many many shops,and the negotiation for a deal is there like in every souq

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went to visit Souq Waqif to enjoy rhe laat day of Eid. We parked at the basement parking which was a breeze. Upon entry to Souq Waqif, we were welcomed by natice arabic foods, the ladies sell crepes they will prepare as you order...More

Thank bryanigop123
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was late in the night..around 01.30 am. Earlier is more crewed . More tourist prefere here than the pearl island You can find a market in every way Sefe place Nice for a wolk alone or with a group. A lot of family

Thank Marco Wulan A
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Such a great night out walking around in the breeze - we found a great restaurant called the Village very cheap and awesome food

Thank GrantandTracey
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Love the Souq. Atmosphere is wonderful for sure, there are small shops trading so many amazing items. Great to buy locally here rather than the large malls as this souq is an experience to say the least. People watching, fresh foods, clothing, often unique, rugs,...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is very nice place to enjoy the Arabic atmosphere, eat food, smoke shisha and have some drinks. There are a lot of nice restaurants and places to buy cloths, food and spices.

Thank Oksana S
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This may as well be my favorite place in Doha! Arabic arhitecture and all the food carts, combined with modern resaurants and suouvenir shops selling whatever your heart wishes: beauiful abayas, colorful dresses, exotic snacks, countless spices and countless golden bling blingy little souveniers. Good...More

Thank Claudia C
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Reviewed 3 days ago

What I love about this place they have amazing food at a cheap rate which I don't usually see in my current location now. They have this amazing store selling a kunafeh which is really good at a very good price.

Thank thebonduae
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our visit was in Ramadan so businesses closed til sunset. Canon fire to mark the sun setting was exciting. Then businesses opened and it became a lively place to be. Interesting to explore and felt very safe. Great architecture and wide range of restaurants and...More

Thank Rosemary B
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited this place during Ramadan. Eateries opened only in the evening but there is still a lot to see. There are thousands of shops selling local items. Mostly run by people from Indian subcontinent. People often speak Hindi in there The only problem is that...More

Thank Ashish K
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cathyjah
May 3, 2018|
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Response from MissusB0319 | Reviewed this property |
About the mosque there is a mosque inside the souq waqif im just not too sure if its close to the hotel that u eill gonna stay.
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Zuhair A
March 23, 2018|
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Response from Paula F | Reviewed this property |
It is more fun at night, but if you have something in mind that you want to buy, the local custom is never to turn away the first customer of the day, so whatever price you offer, they will accept.
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parraboy
February 23, 2018|
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Response from 4sisons | Reviewed this property |
The Souq is open till 1.30pm then closes and reopens at 4pm. So you can go there from 10am to 1:30.
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