Qatar airways meals are prepared to the highest standards, and the airline prides itself on the quality of meals that they serve inflight. All meals are Halal certified, and the airline offers over 19 special meals for customers who require them. The latest innovation in economy class is the new Quisine dining experience, an elevated inflight meal experience for economy class.

For the latest economy class Inflight Review go here.


Meals and desserts are prepared with a focus on quality and freshness with the airline offering at least two red and two white wine options in Economy class. Most long-haul flights will include a main meal offering and a second service meal (hot or cold depending on the flight time) usually just before landing.

For the new Quisine service redesigned menu cards will indicate the service for your flight, so you know exactly what to expect. On flights over five hours, a pre-dinner drinks service will begin before the main meal service offering refreshments and cocktails as well as snacks. Economy class meal portions will increase by 25 per cent – 50 per cent, with a focus on local, fresh and healthy seasonal ingredients.

Expect to see artisanal bread and a fantastic range of mid-flight movie snacks such as cheese and crackers, chocolate from Godiva, potato crisps and popcorn from 4700BC.

This service is currently rolling out on some European routes and will be progressively phased in during 2019.


Special meals require at least 72 hours notice and are available on all flights except intra Gulf flights, however, vegetarian meals can still be ordered on these flights. Qatar Airways special meal options include the following options and note that all meals served inflight are Halal certified.

Baby Meal, Bland meal, Child Meal, Diabetic Meal, Fruit Platter, Gluten Free, Hindu, Kosher, Low Calorie, Low cholesterol, Low Lactose, Low Salt, Medical Meal, Vegetarian Asian/Indian, Vegetarian Jain, Vegetarian Lacto Ovo, Vegetarian Non-Dairy, Vegetarian Oriental, Vegetarian Raw.

Book your special meal with Qatar Airways by using the manage my booking function right here or contact them here.

Further information about special meals can be found right here.



You can now reserve your main course when flying First or Business class with Qatar Airways. This service is available on select routes ex Doha to The Americas, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Australasia. This service is available 14 days and up to 24 hours before your departure, through the ‘My Trips’ function on their website.

If you don’t reserve your meal, you can choose from on-demand dining options onboard.  Many cabin crews are trained by the Wine and Spirit Education Trust ensuring that they have extensive knowledge of the wines onboard. The airline is the only airline to offer different wines on flights from Doha travelling east and west.

Celebrity chefs helped to develop the inflight menus on the airlines Boeing 787 aircraft. These chefs included Nobu Matsuhisa, Tom Aitkens, Ramzi Choueiri and Vineet Bhatia and together they created unique menus.