Going to the mall in Qatar is a national sport – we are all guilty of spending too much time in shopping centers, and whether it is due to the hot weather, the diversity of shops, or the overall atmosphere that a mall gives us, Qatar offers its residents a number of malls to enjoy.
The latest addition to the lineup is the highly anticipated Mall of Qatar, which has opened its doors recently to the public. It has already garnered a great reputation, not only for the number of shops it includes, but also for the food and beverage offerings as well. Here is what you need to know.
How Do I get There?
The Mall of Qatar is located in Al Rayyan, and is about a 30- minute drive from Al Saad (with light traffic). The mall is adjacent to the Amiri Guard on Dukhan road. The exit is clearly marked and will be hard to miss.
What are some of the shops in MOQ?
There are over 500 shops in Mall of Qatar, which has also introduced new brands to the country, including Lefties (a clothing store from the Zara family) and Abercrombie and Fitch. And for those who are looking to furnish and decorate their new property rentals in Qatar will be glad to know that there is also a Pottery Barn as well!
What can I eat there?
Three words: The Cheesecake Factory! A restaurant that has been the talk of the town in recent weeks, residents will be happy to know that the cheesecake factory has already opened its doors for diners. Of course, with over 100 food and beverage outlets available, there are more than ample dining options for mall-goers. These include Texas Roadhouse restaurant, New York fries and more newcomers to the country. Of course, there are also other well-loved outlets in Mall of Qatar as well.
Is there anything else to do in the mall?
As the biggest mall in Qatar, and one of the biggest in the region, you know there’s going to be more to do than shop and eat! Here come the attractions: a movie theater, a bowling center and of course, the highly anticipated Kidzmondo are all slated to open to the public soon. So whatever you heart desires, you will surely find something to do in the Mall of Qatar.