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Souk Al-Mubarakiya

Between Mubarak al-Kabir, Ahmad al-Jaber & Ali al-Salem Streets, Kuwait City, Kuwait
+965 2246 5489
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Modernised old Kuwaiti market

Good for authentic food and or a stroll through the alley ways for souvenirs and other local... read more

Reviewed today
Tarek S
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
via mobile
Ancient capital of Kuwait

The old Kuwaiti heritage… in the ancient capital of Kuwait , with lots of shops , cafes and street... read more

Reviewed today
fliyerfliyer
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
via mobile
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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“old market” (33 reviews)
“kebab” (32 reviews)
LOCATION
Between Mubarak al-Kabir, Ahmad al-Jaber & Ali al-Salem Streets, Kuwait City, Kuwait
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+965 2246 5489
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"old market"
in 33 reviews
"traditional market"
in 34 reviews
"kebab"
in 32 reviews
"fruits and vegetables"
in 11 reviews
"old style"
in 24 reviews
"fish market"
in 36 reviews
"local food"
in 17 reviews
"shops selling"
in 14 reviews
"traditional clothes"
in 12 reviews
"kuwaiti food"
in 9 reviews
"open market"
in 7 reviews
"money exchange"
in 7 reviews
"traditional kuwaiti"
in 13 reviews
"fresh food"
in 6 reviews
"gold shops"
in 7 reviews
"traditional place"
in 10 reviews
"hummus"
in 6 reviews
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Reviewed today via mobile

Good for authentic food and or a stroll through the alley ways for souvenirs and other local knick-knacks

Thank Tarek S
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Reviewed today via mobile

The old Kuwaiti heritage… in the ancient capital of Kuwait , with lots of shops , cafes and street restaurants .

Thank fliyerfliyer
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Haven't seen all of it but you can find a bit of everything. Like all similar places you can only find a few people that can speak English but it's a good place to try local food, buy vegetables and good fish. If you want...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Huge market covering a number of streets. We visited mid week in middle of summer and after 1pm so were able to take advantage of hardly any visitors. Wouldn't be very nice in the heat with crowds. Stopped for some food at one of the...More

Thank James188113
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place to take a look at traditional market of kuwait where you can have a sense of the old life of the kuwaiti market place to see all different kind of peaple enjoy the local food of many cultures

Thank Ahmad a
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a Market place with a very traditional feel. Plenty of little shops with old Kuwait vibe and some modern hip places. Mubarakia offers a large variety of shops that sell traditional Kuwaiti garp as well as accessories.

Thank Ace A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of my best place to eat the arabic traditional food and buy perfumes. Price there is reasonable and cheap . Everything was fresh and neet

Thank Akhil A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place - Kuwaiti families really enjoying themselves around the restaurants and playgrounds, such friendly waiters and sales people. I can’t stop buying the beautiful carpets and wall hangings and the olives and dates are out of this world. I would recommend this...More

Thank Una B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great local food freshly made was very delicious . If you are in Kuwait must try it . It is beside the mubarakiya fish and vegetable market.

Thank Rooban T
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I used to visit this place since I was a little boy more than 40 years ago. They kept some parts unchanged and most of it was renewed, but kept the same old style. It is a good place to shop for old stuff, buying...More

Thank JassimHasan
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Alma M
16 October 2017|
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Response from Ashraf A | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think so. It’s purely traditional Kuwaiti shops.
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Drkwood
30 April 2017|
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Response from flarealtili | Reviewed this property |
Im so so so sorry for the delay. I used both, but good if u have some money on you. With cash, you can negociate better. And THEY LOVE TO NEGOCIATE.
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Reks76
15 November 2016|
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Response from isultan2011 | Reviewed this property |
yes you can but you should contact the souk management
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