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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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Friendly atmosphere

Great place to visit with friends or family. Veraity of food and ethantics shopping places. A must... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
nma225
via mobile
Local Shopping

Nice place for local and traditional Kuwaiti and Gulf (Khaliji) stuff. Clothes, dresses, shoes... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2018
Jalloun
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Medina, Saudi Arabia
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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"
in 32 reviews
"fruits and vegetables"
in 11 reviews
"old style"
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"fish market"
in 34 reviews
"shops selling"
in 14 reviews
"traditional food"
in 16 reviews
"traditional clothes"
in 13 reviews
"money exchange"
in 7 reviews
"gold shops"
in 8 reviews
"sea food"
in 6 reviews
"traditional place"
in 10 reviews
"hummus"
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"traditional kuwaiti"
in 12 reviews
"shopping area"
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit with friends or family. Veraity of food and ethantics shopping places. A must visit.

Thank nma225
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

Nice place for local and traditional Kuwaiti and Gulf (Khaliji) stuff. Clothes, dresses, shoes, herbs, perfumes ... stc. Can walk around for half a day enjoying the place Has some restaurants and cafes around and nearby Parking is an issue as you would have to...More

2  Thank Jalloun
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Very good place to eat street food but very clean and fresh bread and grilled fish! They also serve meat and chicken cooked differently! We always go there!

1  Thank Heaam A
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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Very nice walk and setup. I wae walking in the afternoon so its a bit hot, but to see the market in evening will be very nice. They were preparing for the liberation day 26 Feb. Everything is decorated to the theme.

2  Thank Leslie L
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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Soul Al-Mubarkiah is old traditional souk, it has many kinds of traditional clothing food perfume, and traditional restaurants. This souk is very old advicabl to visit

Thank Noaimies
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Reviewed 7 February 2018

This is the first time I've ever been to a souk in the Middle East where I felt at ease, walking without anyone pushing or insisting in selling me stuff. Really, it was fabulous. Also, you can eat very tasty food in popular restaurants and...More

1  Thank fromstockholm1
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

I have heard about it from my relative but to live the experience is something else. Well, actually everything was wonderful. Especially now because the discounted of Hala February festival. The food, products, activities, everything was out of my expectation! I enjoyed it more the...More

Thank Smile W
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Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

It's very old place to visit There is shops and restaurants and there is a kids place to play and have fun It's very traditional place You can find all the old items There is jewellery shops and gold shops

Thank asmaa a
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Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

The best time to come here is in the evening time. Very nice atmosphere especially in the winter season.

Thank Nidal T
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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Definitely worth a visit. Do not expect a very old location. If you are a bit aware of the history, it is certainly nice to walk along the many shops

Thank swinkelr
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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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