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Qatar International Food Festival

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  • Dates

    26 November - 17 December, 2021

  • Location

    Al Bidda Park & Corniche road

The Qatar International Food Festival (QIFF) is a Qatar Tourism initiative that celebrates the country's diverse food, beverage and hospitality offerings. The 11th edition of this food festival invites all food enthusiasts in the country to enjoy special culinary experiences at scenic outdoor locations. 

Get ready to fall in love with Qatar once again through indulgence in food and several other activities that range from live cooking, exciting competitions to entertainment and masterclasses. 

QIFF activations

  • Food stalls

    Kiosks, food trucks and more

  • QIFF chefs

    conducting cooking shows & masterclasses

  • Entertainment

    Shows & activities

  • World Class Chefs

    8 Michelin star chefs

Live cooking sessions lined up at the cooking theatre at QIFF

26th November 2021

  • Chef Aisha at 8:30 PM

27th November 2021

  • Chef Dani Garcia - Bibo at 6:00 PM
  • Chef Arturo Mendez & chef Sergio Enrique Peña Tapia at 7:30 PM
  • Chef Hervé Courtot 

29th November 2021 

  • Chef Claudio – The Cooking Academy at 4:00 PM
  • Chef Wadih – The Cooking Academy at 7:30 PM

30th November 2021

  • Chef William Dissen + Saif Rahman at 6:00 PM
  • Chef Aisha +  with France Ambassy



1st December 2021

  • Chef Aleksandre Ugrekhelidze at 5:00 PM & Chef Natasha – The Cooking Academy at 6:30 PM

2nd December 2021

  • Chef Aleksandre Ugrekhelidze at 4:00 PM & Chef Amal – The Cooking Academy at 9:30 PM

3rd December 2021

  • Chef Aisha + chef Aleksandre Ugrekhelidze at 4:00 PM
  • Chef Aisha + Chef Shehar Bano Rizvi at 5:00 PM 
  • Celebrity Chef Eduard Xatruch at 7:00 PM

4th December 2021

  • Chef Aisha + Chef with Layan Al Qasabi +  Dhoha Al Omari at 4:00 PM 
  • Chef Aaj Fernandez - La Bodega Negra at 6:00 PM
  • Chef Gerry – The Cooking Academy at 7:30 PM

How to get there

  • Use the metro to arrive at the Al Bidda Station to conviently reach the venue 
  • Parking space alloted at Car Park 5 of Al Bidda Park will be limited
  • More information on park & ride facilities and routes can be found here

We recommend

  • Using the metro and arriving at the Al Bidda Station

  • Using park & ride facilities

Qatar International Food Festival

The Qatar International Food Festival welcomes nationals, residents, GCC citizens and others. 

  • The main activation of QIFF will run between the 26th of November and the 17th of December 2021 at the Al Bidda Park
  • In parallel, the Corniche Road activation will run between the 26th of November until 3rd of December 2021

A lookback at previous QIFF highlights

Qatar International Food Festival

Quick guide on travelling to Qatar

These travel processes are only applicable to visitors arriving from green list countries and are above 12 years of age.