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Salwa Road, Souq Najd, Doha, Qatar
+974 4431 0005
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“hummus” (13 reviews)
“shawarma” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Salwa Road, Souq Najd, Doha, Qatar
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Had a chance to have a lunch in this venue couple of times with friends (Late November, 2016 and early March 2017). The location was convenient for me as I was staying at the hotel located few minutes walking distance. Their prices are fairly good...More

Thank Elkhan87
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered: 1. Hummous with meat (and pine seeds). The meat was really juicy and so good with the hummus and seeds. I just ate spoonfuls! The bread served with the hummus was warm and soft. 2. Falafel. Good, not heavy. Soft and not dry...More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is an absolute gem of a Lebanese restaurant. Everything was simply cooked and simply delicious from the typical Middle Easter starters all of them better than the other and the main courses were excellent so well seasoned and tasty. The baby grilled chicken...More

Thank Ricardo B
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Layal has the best real taste for Lebanese food , many choices from the Lebanese kitchen and some international dishes as well. Their service is one of the best too, excellent shisha , have no smoking area , everything is clean and organized, i used...More

Thank raw i
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Portions are good. However the food lacks taste. It is just food that tastes ok. Good option if you are hungry. Bad option if you are looking for something delicious.

Thank skiouro
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

My Lebanese friends describe Layali as the best Lebanese restaurant in the Middle East , including Lebanon! I suggest 2 trips. Nr 1 to just feast on the incredible starters - hot and cold. You will not have room for main courses! Hence visit Nr...More

Thank mike b
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Great service, warm environment and terrific food makes this restaurant a true destination. Can't wait to return to Doha to go back.

Thank GoSoxNJ
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Great food very nice shisha service is a bit slow but in general it's one of the best Arabic restaurant u can visit in qatar .

Thank FricoQ
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Since I am a non-smoker, we asked for the non-smoking area!!! Food (Lebanese) was excellent, quantity we had to ask for doggy bag!! We ended being the only table and nevertheless they have kept a waiter there (John, a Pilipino guy with such a lovely...More

Thank abou-abed
Reviewed 5 February 2017

FOOD Great tasty food, I suggest getting many different mezzes for starters and then if you are still hungry order some mains. We were a table of 10 so we simply shared a bit of everything. We chose mainly all the classics and everything was...More

Thank NicoDaBear
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Salwa Road, Souq Najd, Doha, Qatar
  • Location: Middle East  >  Qatar  >  Doha
  • Phone Number: +974 4431 0005
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