Doha’s leading lifestyle hotel, Mondrian Doha, is pleased to announce the highly anticipated opening of 12 Chairs, Doha’s most recent destination for a lavish caviar experience.

12 Chairs interior12 Chairs offers guests a one-of-a-kind extravagant experience, as sought after from the grandest of hotels from across the globe, to Mondrian Doha exclusively.

Tempting the senses with a mouthful of exquisite tastes and textures, 12 Chairs’ sophisticated perch will be the favourite destination for residents to enjoy the finest caviar in Doha. Reserved for only 12 guests, this signature experience serves up the dreamy pleasure of tantalizing taste with the utmost in service, immersing diners in a luxe environment.

Mondrian Doha General Manager Vasileios Oikonomopoulos said they are excited to launch such an exclusive concept in Doha, a first-of-a-kind in the region, set to revolutionise the luxury dining scene in Qatar and beyond.

 12 Chairs will be a hallmark of gastronomic fine dining in Doha, and we are determined to continue our commitment to introducing unique food and beverage concepts not only here, but across the world as well.

According to 12 Chairs Chef de Cuisine Marcus Riot, 12 Chairs is the first venue in Doha to introduce the refined Japanese omakase tradition, widening the culinary boundaries of caviar to surprise even the most discerning gourmets. He said guests will have a chance to live a truly interactive experience, synonymous with the omakase-style, where their highly-skilled team will take them on a breath-taking gastronomic journey.


Regional VP Sales & Marketing Mikel Ibrahim added that aside from the very best and most coveted fish roe, the 12 Chairs interior and finishing perfectly reflects the luxurious lifestyle and eclectic designs of Mondrian, providing guests with the utmost upscale experience.

12 Chairs Chef de Cuisine Marcus Riot has also worked alongside Michelin-star chefs in the UK – in some of the most high-end establishments in London and Buckinghamshire, mastering the most complex cooking techniques, developing his own gastronomic imagination.

At 12 Chairs, we offer an intimate and luxurious experience, raising the bar on fine dining through extraordinary dishes and world-class quality products. All our creations are prepared right in front of the guest, who are invited to explore our complex gastronomy experience while being introduced to the culture of caviar and sophisticated drinks.

Inspired by the Japanese omakase tradition, 12 Chairs’ bespoke concept combines exclusive ingredients as well as chef’s creativity, which will no doubt open conversation with guests and elevate Doha’s dining scene to new levels.

Among the fine delicacies available on the menu, guests can revel in a variety of mouthwatering Caviar specialities including the Caviar Bump with a selection of caviar served on a Mother of Pearl Spoon. Choices of tastes range from the Baerii, boasting a soft and creamy texture with sweet, nutty and savoury notes; the Oscietra, golden brown pearls with almond and floral notes; Schrenckii, rare and complex with a rich nutty buttery flavour; and Kaluga Reserve, elegant and indulgent with a multiplex of umami, selected by the caviar master.


In addition to the many other exquisite caviar treats available for guests, the omakase menu also stands out with choices of Salmon Crisp and Baerii Caviar; Smoked Salmon and Baerii Caviar Cone; Tuna Tataki, Smoked Yolk with Oscietra Caviar; Bluefin Tuna Otoro Taco with Oscietra Caviar; King Crab and Risotto with Kaluga Reserve Caviar; Poached Local Catch and Celeriac with Kaluga Reserve Caviar; Foie Gras, Ponzu and Beluga Reserve Caviar and Sorbet and Strawberry Caviar.

12 Chairs caviar 1 In addition to caviar, 12 Chairs’ menu includes a variety of amuse-bouches made from raw items and exquisite dishes prepared with ultra-modern liquid nitrogen techniques.

Situated on the ground floor in the Frozen Forest lobby, 12 Chairs in Mondrian Doha is the first outlet of the brand to be opened in the Middle East. 12 Chairs is a brand owned and developed by C3, a cutting-edge food and beverage platform consisting of an array of limited-service culinary brands licensed to Mondrian Doha. 12 Chairs’ chic and dream-like design was elaborated by Shift Design, a design studio based in Doha.

All Mondrian Doha outlets follow Qatar Clean safety, hygiene and social distancing measures. Guest are required to show their green Ehteraz status at the entrance and wear masks when entering or leaving all outlets.

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