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Best karak, best locations?

Doha Socialite
By Doha Socialite

Besides being the un-official national drink of Qatar, Karak is a favourite drink of both Qataris and expats alike.

Are you a regular drinker of Chai Karak? Let us know where you get your fix and so we can update our Karak listing.

Please leave an address/phone number of the place in the comments below, unless someone else has beaten you to it - then you can list a different place that you know of or can recommend.

p.s. This thread is going to be about Karak - nothing else :)

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By muhammad yasir siddiqui• 4 years 7 months ago.
muhammad yasir siddiqui

I Preferred these two for Tea.. :)

1) Fresh Way

2) Naeemi

Location Al Wakrah.. :)

By GodFather.• 4 years 7 months ago.
GodFather.

Rizks emporium is as true as Father Christmas it all depends how much you believe that both exist, yet make people happy to talk about it!

On a serious note, prefer Karak from fresh milk rather than the tin milk which is most widely used here in Qatar!

By dohaqatar470• 4 years 7 months ago.
Rating: 5/5
dohaqatar470

u get the best karak from Al Naimi cafeteria......

By inspire2013• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
Rating: 3/5
inspire2013

Bandey's saab canteen, al shamal chowk !

By soniya• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
soniya

Rizks, i have been reading about RIZK's KARAK EMPORIUM for quite long time on QL..is it true?? I mean, i have started trusting on so called RUMOURS (if it is)..:D

By rafipmk• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
Rating: 3/5
rafipmk

Tea Time. fereej kulaib, Yenbu St. oposite qatar telvision

By landloverreview• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
landloverreview

Rizks

This was OP's request "p.s. This thread is going to be about Karak - nothing else :)

By frez.joe• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
frez.joe

Competition is tough against 'Rizks Emporium'

By Rizks• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
Rizks

thanks nomerci for your fruitful words !

Indeed, i have special seat for you in my emporium with poppadum seat covers and soft like my oily parotas...:)

Getting back to the topic, no one beats my emporium..and i say - no one - Huh !

By KENSINGTON REALESTATES• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
Rating: 5/5
KENSINGTON REALESTATES

i think Tea time, the best branch of Teatime at Alnasr street beside Samsung.

By kiekie212• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
Rating: 3/5
kiekie212

nominators:

al-bida park, sheraton park, tea time bin omran, tea time al sadd, tea time aziziya.

the winner is: tea time bin omran,,, :D

By landloverreview• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
landloverreview

Where is he? :) Busy decorating ???

By britexpat• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
britexpat

Rizks' Emporium because the ladies on skates also serve hot papadoms..

By scorpionking666• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
Rating: 5/5
scorpionking666

karak @ Cuppa Tea Cafe in al nasr street, opposite GENTLEMAN PALACE

By NimbuPani• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
NimbuPani

Better take nimbupani daily...

By anonymous• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
Rating: 3/5
anonymous

I would recommend PappaRoti, the best so far! The one in Al Emadi Financial Square C-Ring Road, once tasted you'd know why too much Qataris keep on coming, as well as expats, and the service is great.

By abood__86• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
Rating: 4/5
abood__86

Try Karak from Royal Tea in Rayyan, after Waqood Petrol Station.

By Ainy zarar.• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
Ainy zarar.

Tea time in bin omran.

By BOXBE13• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
BOXBE13

karak comes with elaichi

By mast kalandar• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
mast kalandar

I like karak chai made by my teaboy bangali babu at office with elaichi

By nomad_08• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
nomad_08

there's a good one in katara, cant remember the name of the stall though

By alex brod• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
alex brod

I don't want to forget all...not my name...

By BOXBE13• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
Rating: 2/5
BOXBE13

No time to call and waste...i prefer to go to reputed karak chai cafe, sit and drink karak chai

By frez.joe• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
frez.joe

Oh man there is another one,,, sorry i never know about that irani!

By BOXBE13• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
Rating: 4/5
BOXBE13

there is difference in taste between karak and irani....he is promoting karak and iam promoting irani :(

By frez.joe• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
Rating: 2/5
frez.joe

BX u can't stand against our rizks karak, he is the only one degree holder for KARAK, u know what emir of qatar took 5 flask full of karak on his recent visit to USA, even obama impressed by drinking that karak!

By BOXBE13• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
BOXBE13

forget that..try irani chai from boxbe place..u will never forget it...:)

By nad023• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
nad023

My baddd, next time Rizks Promise..

By frez.joe• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
frez.joe

nad i think u haven't try karak from "The Rizks Emporium" yet... :P

By anonymous• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
anonymous

Quite possibly the most revolting drink in the world.

By nad023• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
nad023

Ok Frez Thank You :)

By frez.joe• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
frez.joe

Drink without sugar or just little amount of sugar!

By nad023• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
nad023

Sorry Rizks, but I don't really like Karak, its too sweet for my taste..

By BOXBE13• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
BOXBE13

UR WELCOME :)

By frez.joe• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
frez.joe

I'm coming BX!!!

By Doha Socialite• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
Doha Socialite

Do you have a better picture to use?

By BOXBE13• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
Rating: 4/5
BOXBE13

1. baba chapatea - wakrah

2. funway cafe - wakrah

3. tea time - old airport

u should also try irani chai - boxbe house :)

By nomerci• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
Rating: 5/5
nomerci

Only at Rizks!!!

He has a special chair reserved for me :)

and his service is the best in Qatar..plus, of course, the flavour of his karak is heavenly!

He also has a very comfortable and reliable transportation service :)

By Hassan_Qatar• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
Hassan_Qatar

smsnew are you going now?

By smsnew• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
smsnew

thank you abulala.....i am about to leave for sapphire rightnow..

By Hassan_Qatar• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
Hassan_Qatar

Naimi Cafetria, all of them

By abulala• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
Rating: 5/5
abulala

muither beside family shopping complex

By landloverreview• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
Rating: 2/5
landloverreview

First time QL Home Page looks odd for me with those karak kettles with an cockroach killer at the corner.

They could have link it with a good picture.

By JzGavins• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
JzGavins

Office @ Old Airport :P

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I Always Learn From The Mistake Of Other Who Take My Advice.

By smsnew• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
smsnew

where is sapphire restaurant in muaither? is this near watan mall?

By Motiv8er• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
Motiv8er

Tea pot @ bin omran...they are awwwesome !!!!!

By Pratap1970• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
Rating: 5/5
Pratap1970

A small 24 hours shop called "Tea Time" at Al Khor near the Al Khor Mosque, Al Meera

By Khanan• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
Khanan

That's too special to be mentioned..cannot be rated :)

By zaxabi• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
zaxabi

i like sapphire restaurant in muaither..:))

By Sulieman• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
Sulieman

Khanan ,, what about Rizks emporium :O(

By Khanan• 5 years 3 weeks ago.
Rating: 5/5
Khanan

I am Karak Chai lover

The best, as per my taste buds :

-Tea Time in Al Sadd (Near Jarir Bookstore)

-Al Naiemi in Al Sadd and Petrol Station near Land Mark.

Don't like much the one at 'Karak & Chappti'. A bit heavy and more cardmone-flavoured.

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