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Corniche St | 5th Floor, Museum of Islamic Art, Doha 2777, Qatar
+974 4422 4488
Wed - Sun 19:00 - 22:00
Wed - Thu 12:30 - 15:00
Sat - Sun 12:30 - 15:00
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Doha, Qatar
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55 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Situated on the top floor of the Museum of Islamic, IDAM is a truly amazing location offering great views across the water to the towers of West Bay. We went there for lunch and the experience was beyond expectations. We really enjoyed the relaxing atmosphere and elegant environment. The food was delicious and I could not help but mopping up... More 

Thank ExplorerNina
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362 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 190 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had been intending to visit Idam for some time as over the past few years we have visited many starred restaurants so Idam looked right up our street. It's situated on the top floor of the MIA museum opposite Souk waqif. We ate dinner and could drive straight up to the entrance where valet parking awaited. We were greeted... More 

1 Thank JJOH
Boston, Massachusetts
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110 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Located on the top floor of the Museum of Islamic Art, this restaurant exceeds expectations. If you are from North America, dispense with any preconceived notions about "museum dining". This is a destination restaurant. We went for lunch and ordered the three course option, but it turned out to be more than three courses. Numerous treats arrived throughout the 2... More 

Thank BostonTravelers00
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132 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Last night we went to IDAM at the MIA for our wedding anniversary, it was fantastic. We chose the experience menu with beverage pairing priced at 690QR each. It would take far too long to list each dish but our favourites were the lamb samosas, red snapper, squid and shrimp ravioli, hammour, squab and date soufflé. The food was delicious... More 

Thank kathrynsdohadinners
Doha, Qatar
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

On the fifth floor of the iconic Musesum of Islamic Art, Idam is a truly amazing location. The decor is striking, different but comfortable. The service is impeccable: attentive but unobtrusive. The food is extraordinary: quality, variety and flavours surpass even the highest expectations. This was my first visit for lunch and I admit that I was a little concerned... More 

Thank ExpatTrails
Alberta, Canada
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875 reviews
261 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 385 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

We tried the following strategy: I had the vegetable compote, and my wife had the special lunch menu, costing some 200 QR. Of course, she shared her items with me. Even with this strategy, we had more than enough to eat, and could not finish each and every item that was brought to the table. This is one of the... More 

Thank Professional-Pilgrim
Doha, Qatar
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

I've had dinner here twice. Both were extraordinary. Honestly, almost impossible to describe the quality of the service, food, atmosphere, views, etc. And if you are a fan of classical music you can even make a reservation for dinner on one of the evenings there's a concert in the atrium of the museum and enjoy the sounds from below.

1 Thank JMA-Kunming
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

We went to celebrate my partner's birthday. And it was really really nice! The food, the service, the set up, the view! I give it a huge kudos to this outstanding place! There's attention to detail on everything I truly believe this place is hands off one of the best restaurants in Doha. The amuse bush wow! The bread cart... More 

Thank Janasashka
Doha, Qatar
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137 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

- Design and decoration very special and taken from authentic Arab heritage . - Idam Work on a high degree crew and I like the of welcome the guests. - Dishes, mostly from the restaurant sign and taste takes you to Paris and you are in Doha .

Thank mohammed h
London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Been fortunate enough to have dined at a number of quality restaurants over the years and have to say the experience at IDAM is second to none. From the welcome, setting, service and of course the food the place oozes style and quality that is not easy to replicate (many try and fail). As you would expect the menu has... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, French, European, Vegan Options, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Valet Parking
Good for
Romantic, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
19:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 15:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corniche St | 5th Floor, Museum of Islamic Art, Doha 2777, Qatar
  • Location: Middle East  >  Qatar  >  Doha
  • Phone Number: +974 4422 4488
Contemporary French Mediterranean cuisine designed with an Arabic twist.

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