La Mer, Doha
Situated in the equally luxurious Ritz-Carlton Hotel, restaurant La Mer is perched on the 23rd floor and offers magnificent views of the West Bay Lagoon to entertain diners whilst they are served indulgent courses from the restaurant’s lavish menu.
A romantic setting in anyone’s book, the sumptuous interiors exude extravagance and prepare guests for the rich dishes to be sampled. Classic European cuisine adorns the plates like works of art, pleasing the palates of all that choose to eat here. The panoramic views spanning the entire wall length are breathtaking. At night, the lights of Doha’s minimal skyline glisten, and balanced by the furnishings of the interior, create an unobtrusive but opulent atmosphere.
Lush curtains frame the scene as glorious dark woods and meticulously designed carpet surround the diners. Service is excellent, as accomodating staff tend to guests’ every requirement. Opt for the popular tasting menu to sample the full extent of the chefs’ abilities or pick some classics from the irresistible set menu that include roasted rack of lamb with hazelnut infused purple mashed potato, seared foie gras with fig jus and chocolate fondant with white chocolate ice cream.
Also renowned for its generous Afternoon Tea, relax and observe the Gulf during the daytime to escape its busiest hours. Appreciate the serenity from a distance whilst sipping a range of brews, handpicked to complement delicate sandwiches and wonderful pastries. Personalised service can also be arranged for diners choosing to enjoy the stunning Le Ciel private dining room. Seating up to 25 guests, the room is ideal for special occasions.