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Maki, Burj Jassem

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Kuwait City, Al Murqab, Al Soor Street., Kuwait City 22080, Kuwait
+965 2290 1010
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12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 23:30
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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339 reviews
312 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is my second visit to Maki, Burj Jassem. I went there for the new tempting signature sushi of Black rice and purple potatoes. It looked colorful and nice online. The menu is presented in an IPad format. I had Veggi maki with brown rice; this sushi is simple and healthy. It had avocadoes, cucumber, carrots and lettuce. I surely... More 

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Thank Ghadeer2014
Joe H, CEO at Maki, Burj Jassem, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your kind review and your continued patronage. It is a sheer pleasure to hear your feedback regarding our cuisine. For your next visit, I would highly recommend the Akagome (red rice) Salmon, another one of our healthful, and flavorful dishes. I look forward to hosting you again soon. Best Regards Joe Hajjali More 

Kuwait City, Kuwait
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339 reviews
312 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016

I had a delicious lunch at Maki, Burj Jassem. This is my 2nd visit to Maki in less than 2 weeks. This is the place of artistic food. I had the Forest Haze Salad TM (SEE Video + photo) with a side portion of edamame rice. The Forest Haze salad is a Smokey salad with red quinoa. It is delicious... More 

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Thank Ghadeer2014
Joe H, CEO at Maki, Burj Jassem, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, It was a pleasure and an honor to read your review. It was also a sheer delight to host you. I am glad that you have enjoyed our cuisine varieties including the Forest Haze Salad, the Edamame Rice, and the Honey-Yuzu Pistachio Ice Cream. I look forward to your next visit, and wish you all the best.... More 

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105 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Tasty food, high prices in comparison with portion, average service yet they weren't busy at the time (tonight dinner). Location is convenient but the smell of cooking is strong and noticed as soon as you walk into the building GF entrance coz of a number of restaurants in the place. Other branches location might be better.

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Thank Mohammad A
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Nice place and lovely food. A place to stay with your family with no young people noise. Parking is available in the tower

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Thank Faisal A
Joe H, CEO at Maki, Burj Jassem, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your visit and kind review. I look forward to hosting you again soon. Best Regards Joe Hajjali More 

Probistip, Republic of Macedonia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 April 2016

The food is excellent, and the menus are amazing. Only thing is that the atmosphere is a lit bit dark, unless if you are dining in the private dining side where is a sun light I am giving 4*.

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Thank BatoDeni
Joe H, CEO at Maki, Burj Jassem, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your kind review and I am glad that you have enjoyed our food and our hospitality. I shall pass your comments on to our management. I look forward to the pleasure of hosting you again soon. Best Regards Joe Hajjali More 

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6 reviews
Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

It was the best dinner I've ever had. It was great experience for the palate. Great service and nice atmosphere . Well and wonderful place. Thank you !!!

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Thank Paweł Z
Joe H, CEO at Maki, Burj Jassem, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, It was a pleasure to host you and I am happy and honored with your kind words. I look forward to hosting you again soon. Best Regards Joe Hajjali More 

Kuwait
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

Has been a while since I've been to Maki (on account of me trying to lose weight) but business is business... and it was sooooo worth it! The menu has been refined by chef Louis Kenji. I had the best eel plate I EVER had and a wide selection of fusion maki and sushi plates... The visitors from the U.S.... More 

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Thank ounsih
Joe H, CEO at Maki, Burj Jassem, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your visit and very kind words. I am very happy that you enjoyed our cuisine and our hospitality. Looking forward to the pleasure of hosting you again soon. Best Regards Joe Hajjali More 

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59 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2015 via mobile

It's a great place to be there once or twice to discover if the food matches your taste then I am pretty sure you will do again. If not really then you won't regret it.

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Thank Hesham A
Joe H, CEO at Maki, Burj Jassem, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Apologies for the late response. Thank you for your visit and your kind review. It is a pleasure to have hosted you and glad that you have enjoyed our cuisine and the variety of it. I suggest that you always ask about our new items which we introduce regularly. Most recently, we have introduced Kizami Maki™, Athbi... More 

Kuwait City, Kuwait
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2014

Try a dish called (Maki wazzani) and (maki marine Salad) with the grilled salmon soooo tasty. on the same mall u can find trendy stores to shop and a lady saloon on the ground floor

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Thank Reema A
Joe H, Group Business Development and Marketing Director at Maki, Burj Jassem, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your visit and your kind review. I am glad that you enjoyed our hospitality and our cuisine. We look forward to hosting you again soon Best Regards Joe Hajjali More 

Kuwait City, Kuwait
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808 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 524 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2014

i like asian food & Maki one of them. the location in kuwait city .this is not your usual Japanese restaurant it original Japanese food this is not the place to go. the food delicious i like Prawn Tempura .the staff are friendly. the price is good.

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Thank TaherAlbaghliJulian
Joe H, Group Business Development and Marketing Director at Maki, Burj Jassem, responded to this review

Dear Valued Maki Guest, Thank you for your visit and your kind review. We are elated that you enjoyed your Maki experience. Look for a new experience in terms of food variety every time that you come in. We look forward to hosting you again soon. Best Regards Joe Hajjali More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 40
Cuisine
Japanese, Asian, Sushi
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 23:30
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 23:30
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kuwait City, Al Murqab, Al Soor Street., Kuwait City 22080, Kuwait
  • Location: Middle East  >  Kuwait  >  Kuwait City
  • Phone Number: +965 2290 1010

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