Enjoy Seafood and More at Danat Al Bahar Fish BBQ

If you’re looking for seafood meals at a pocket-friendly price, then Danat Al Bahar Fish BBQ is your best bet. It has its second branch at Souq Waqif, and customers are raving about the barbecued fish.

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This restaurant offers both indoor and outdoor dining. Be warned, though, that weekends can get hectic. If you could book a table or pre-order, you wouldn’t have to wait long to be served.

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Affordable Seafood Meals

With its unique concept, seafood lovers will undoubtedly enjoy visiting Danat Al Bahar Fish BBQ at Souq Waqif. You can choose the fish you want to eat from the counter, and it will be cooked while you are waiting. The sea bass is a big hit among customers. But you can also choose from their other seafood offerings, such as crab, lobster, or prawn. You can also have an assortment of salads to go with your meal.

You won’t have to look far and wide to get fresh seafood on this side of Doha. Fresh supplies arrive at the restaurant every morning and are made available to the customers who visit every day. The spices used in the food are sourced from Asia and the Middle East.

This restaurant serves Indian and Arabic cuisines as well. You can pair your Mandi rice with your preferred seafood. There is no white rice served here.

Menu of Danat Al Bahar

We’ve listed some dishes available at Danat Al Bahar. If you’re planning to visit the restaurant, it’s good to have an idea of what you can order. Of course, you can also check out reviews to see which foods stood out among the customers.

  • Red Snapper Grilled
  • Grilled Shrimp
  • Sea Bream Grilled
  • Grilled Seabass
  • Prawns Fry
  • Salmon Grill
  • Shrimp Lemon Salt
  • Pumfret Grill
  • Grilled Hamam
  • Grilled Crab

When you finally visit the restaurant, you might notice that the food takes longer to arrive. But that’s because your order is grilled to perfection. With its rich aroma, the food will be worth the wait when it arrives at your table.

The dishes are also served in kilograms instead of the usual plate serving. With this generous portion, you know that you will be full after your meal. You can also order a half kilo if you feel that you cannot consume that much food.

Here is a video from our kababayan who visited the restaurant:

That’s not all. The place is known has a friendly and accommodating staff. There’s no better way to enjoy your meal, with staff always ready to help you.

The restaurant is open daily from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to midnight. You can choose between indoor or outdoor dining. Choosing outdoor dining could be the perfect setup during the winter since you can enjoy piping hot food while basking in the cold season.

The restaurant’s original branch is in Al Wakrah. It is also near the port, where it gets a fresh supply of seafood every day. If ever you are in Al Wakrah, you can visit this branch to compare which branch you like better.

Google Map Location

Just follow this map to get to Danat Al Bahar BBQ Fish. To get there, you can take the Doha metro, taxi or bus.