Here is the opening hours of shops and restaurants in Souq Waqif.
Most shops operate from 10:00 am. to noon. Re-open at 4 p.m. till 10 p.m.
Most restaurants open all day, from 8:00 a.m. to midnight. Some may even open 24 hours.
Click here for list of banks and their opening hours.
While the souq is closed, you may always other attractions nearby. The Corniche, Museum of Islamic Art and Qatar National Museum are all great choices.