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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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Shopping and cultural visit

I went there to try to find some gifts... something traditional from Kuwait.... I couldn’t get my... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2018
Vera C
via mobile
Dinner

Had visit Mubarakiah for dinner.Had mutton kababs from Lozan iran restaurant amazing atmosphere n... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
bankodas
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
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“old market” (33 reviews)
“kebab” (32 reviews)
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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"
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"traditional market"
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"kebab"
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"fruits and vegetables"
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"old style"
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"fish market"
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"traditional food"
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"traditional clothes"
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"shops selling"
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"money exchange"
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"gold shops"
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"open market"
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"small shops"
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"traditional place"
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"traditional kuwaiti"
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"shopping area"
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Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

I went there to try to find some gifts... something traditional from Kuwait.... I couldn’t get my aim but, for another hand, I enjoyed a lot because I found a place full of colors, good vibration, well organized... There are too much “Chino shops”. Nevertheless...More

Thank Vera C
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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Had visit Mubarakiah for dinner.Had mutton kababs from Lozan iran restaurant amazing atmosphere n est service n tasty food.

Thank bankodas
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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

A must visit place in Kuwait to experience the traditional, old market. It is rather considered a big market.. Winter time is the best time to visit

Thank MaryamA1212
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Reviewed 26 December 2017

A nice old souk to walk around explore and shop. However few things to remember: * Best to go after 4pm as most shops (the good ones) are closed from 1-4 and some just open after 4. * There are a ton of junk shops...More

2  Thank Jubin E
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

Go back in time and visit the Kuwaiti souk the way it used to be many years ago. Stroll through the vast number of stalls and smell the plethora of spices, freshly made Iranian bread, seasonal fresh fruits, freshly brewed Arabian coffee, etc. This big...More

Thank 911esama
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

A place to shop traditional Kuwaiti clothes & decorative items along some Iranian Carpet Shops & restaurants

Thank AlfaKay
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

This market is in the middle of Kuwait city and contain many kind of things from food to clothes and accessories and cooking ware etc. York can enjoying authentic food during your visit.

Thank Nasser A
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Excellent for authentic kuwait food and traditional shopping. Must visit for friday breakfast and tandoori nagoor.

Thank Vipul G
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Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

I was exploring Kuwait City and randomly came across the Souk. Nice clean area you can shop and eat at. There's even a little playground area for kids. I only walked around the outside and a little of the inside. I've been told that some...More

Thank Wanderlust_Traveler9
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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Nice shopping and eating place it gives you the pleasure and joy of the past with present taste you can exchange money buy local things specially food products and imported ones as well you can also repair your shoes or leather items or rosaries also...More

Thank Abdulraouf A
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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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