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Riva

| Banana Island Resort by Anantara, Doha 23919, Qatar
+974 4040 5116
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Overview
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (15 reviews)
“gelato” (3 reviews)
“focaccia” (2 reviews)
Open Now
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
| Banana Island Resort by Anantara, Doha 23919, Qatar
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1 - 10 of 176 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

One of the very few authentic Italian food I have ever had :) food was so delicious and the chef and staff were so friendly.

1  Thank Saraalsaleh88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing! We stayed at the hotel for two nights and visited Riva on the first night. I had informed the hotel earlier that my husband was gluten free and they had passed this information onto the chef. I cannot tell you how amazing the head...More

2  Thank LindaThade
vinayak b, Manager at Riva, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear LindaThade, Thank you for taking time to share your experience with the TripAdvisor community. The voices of our guest are valuable to us and it is truly rewarding to receive such feedback. We are delighted to hear that your meal at Riva was enjoyable...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i had the best pizza and dessert and don't even get me started with the stake it has an amazing flavor that i have never tasted also with the tiramisuMore

1  Thank Heather O
vinayak b, Manager at Riva, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Heather O, Thank you for taking time to share your experience with the TripAdvisor community. The voices of our guest are valuable to us and it is truly rewarding to receive such feedback. We are delighted to hear that your meal at Riva was...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took my son to lunch at the Riva restaurant during our stay at Banana Island. I am not a fan of pasta but my son thoroughly enjoyed his meal. Also staff were warm and welcoming.More

1  Thank Intrepidbirdlady
vinayak b, Manager at Riva, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Intrepidbirdlady, Thank you for taking time to share your experience with the TripAdvisor community. The voices of our guest are valuable to us and it is truly rewarding to receive such feedback. We are delighted to hear that your meal at Riva was enjoyable...More

Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

I had a delicious experience at Riva during my recent stay. The food was wonderful and they have such a creative kitchen. Thank you to Lalyn for always making sure I have a wonderful and warm experience.More

1  Thank Michelline N
vinayak b, Manager at Riva, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2018

Dear Michelline N, Thank you for taking time to share your experience with the TripAdvisor community. The voices of our guest are valuable to us and it is truly rewarding to receive such feedback. We are delighted to hear that your meal at Riva was...More

Reviewed 18 May 2018

Quiet Place, nice Team especially Mr. Federico. The desert was above expectations after spending great time . recommended for all special for Family. Tx Mr. Federico.More

1  Thank mhdbeyrouthy
vinayak b, Manager at Riva, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2018

Dear mhbeyrouthy, Thank you for taking time to share your experience with the TripAdvisor community. The voices of our guest are valuable to us and it is truly rewarding to receive such feedback. We are delighted to hear that your meal at Riva was enjoyable...More

Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Nice authentic Italian food with a twist. I liked the fresh ingredients and a atmosphere... I recommend this placeMore

1  Thank Barfine R
vinayak b, Manager at Riva, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Dear Barfine R, Thank you for taking time to share your experience with the TripAdvisor community. The voices of our guest are valuable to us and it is truly rewarding to receive such feedback. We are delighted to hear that your meal at Riva was...More

Reviewed 8 May 2018

The ambiance was wonderful! My waitress was very personable and very caring! I had the Margherita pizza which was the best pizza I've had since leaving the USA in August of 2017! I savored every bite! I also enjoyed sampling different dishes the chef was...More

1  Thank Kat S
vinayak b, Manager at Riva, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Dear Kat S, Thank you for taking time to share your experience with the TripAdvisor community. The voices of our guest are valuable to us and it is truly rewarding to receive such feedback. We are delighted to hear that your meal at Riva was...More

Reviewed 8 May 2018

We visited Riva today before hopping back to our boat back to Doha. Although we had in mind some desserts we were easily tempted with the Menu. We ordered some Pizza, Mock-tails and desserts. Complementary Focaccia with Sugo was offered while waiting. Nice treat. Pizza...More

1  Thank TheTravellingPooh
vinayak b, Manager at Riva, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Dear TheTravellingPooh, Thank you for taking time to share your experience with the TripAdvisor community. The voices of our guest are valuable to us and it is truly rewarding to receive such feedback. We are delighted to hear that your meal at Riva was enjoyable...More

Reviewed 17 April 2018

Great experience. The most friendliest staff belongs to BI. Great job guys.Keep up the good work. I recommend this place to all my friends.More

2  Thank cookiejoyce
vinayak b, Manager at Riva, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Dear cookiejoyce, Thank you for taking time to share your experience with the TripAdvisor community. The voices of our guest are valuable to us and it is truly rewarding to receive such feedback. We are delighted to hear that your meal at Riva was enjoyable...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$22
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
Monday
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Banana Island Resort by Anantara, Doha 23919, Qatar
  • Location: Middle East  >  Qatar  >  Doha
  • Phone Number: +974 4040 5116
  • E-mail
Description
Savour the passions of Italy in our contemporary trattoria dining room. Sit outside on the balcony overlooking luxury yachts in the marina, soaking up an Italian Riviera atmosphere. Enjoy authentic homely lunches of delicious pastas, salads and paninis. Indulge in an afternoon treat from the gelato and dolce display. Refined gourmet dinners begin with antipasti delights, leading into delectable fresh seafood and meat dishes, followed by imported cheeses and irresistible desserts.
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