Business Opportunity

Balhambar Restaurant at Doha Corniche

Qatar Museums in partnership with Qatar Development Bank are seeking to identify and appoint a suitable food and beverage operators for the management of Balhambar as a Library Themed Café/Restaurant Outlet.  

Email:  BLS@QDB.QA
Tel: (+974) 44300000


The F&B operators of the Balhambar Restaurant will need to meet the following expectations:

  • Deliver high standards of service
  • Provide an excellent quality and innovative food offering
  • Provide/Submit a cultural concept in line with Qatar’s Heritage
  • Demonstrate professional dealings with QM

Submission Guidelines

Bidding operators must provide comprehensive concept and business proposals, including the following elements:

  • Description of business plan
  • Food/ service concept presentation (Including Menu of food offering)
  • Operator background and credentials 

Selection Criteria

Bidding operators will be evaluated based on the following criteria:

  • Minimum experience of 2 years in F&B operations
  • Demonstrable history of operational success
  • Competitiveness of business model
  • Strength of concept (including food/menu concept, creativity, etc.)
  • Marketing plan and promotional strategies
  • Create a Mechanism to promote local Qatari Homebased businesses products within the concept


Proposals & Concepts Submission via e-mail BLS@QDB.QA or by hand to the Business Services Department located on the ground floor of Qatar Development Bank Main Building

  • Grand Hamad Street

Deadline for Submission: 22 February 2017 

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