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Kuwait City, Kuwait
+965 2241 1685
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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62 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The food is not bad but the place is too small. It needs renovation also. The service was a little bit slow.

Thank sleimanhassan
Nikita K, Owner at Dawat, responded to this review

Good afternoon Thank you for your review. We strive to make our customers comfortable and take every comment into consideration. Could you tell me which branch you visited so we can look into your comments. Thank you Regards Nikita Kohli More 

Kuwait City, Kuwait
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

the Food was good. but they take long time to serve the food. service is very slow. the restaurant has less space. crowded at times.

Thank FlyMeHigh2016
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We had gone there for a family get together and were very much disappointed by their service The staff and the manager were also rude and literally we had a fight. Please stay away

Thank Khuzaima K
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48 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Amazing food - traditional and authentic. Excellent service as well. They ensure they customize the food to our needs. We asked for minimum spice and got just that! The kids loved the biriyani.

Thank Afreen N
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

One of the best places to eat Indian food and highly recommended to eat Mushroom sizzlers. Its one of a kind and one of the best selling dish.

Thank 135avd
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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120 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

Good Indian food. Specially nice for vegetarian and desserts. Non veg items are good too. But the prices are not that reasonable

Thank MandarBose17
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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143 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

Had Lunch here, on a Friday afternoon. Had the Lamb Biryani, tandoor Shrimps and the salted Lassie. There's also free nibbles while you wait which was good. While the presentation was excellent, and the food well cooked, (normally Shrimps are over cooked) the tandoor Shrimp dish was a bit lacking in taste. The Biryani was very good and the portion... More 

Thank JudeAberdeen
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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242 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2016 via mobile

March 10 2016 I visited this restaurant for dinner, restaurant was fully empty. I place my order and waiting, when I got appetizer I found that the souce for that was spoiled and smelling really bad, I ask staff and chef what is this they told me sorry and I left the restaurant. Plz dont visit this restaurant, don't risk... More 

Thank Hanif C
Nikita K, Operations Director at Dawat, responded to this review

Hello sir Our manager had got in touch with you over this issue yesterday on the phone and had explained to you about the powder milk. You accepted it and agreed to come on an invite by us. If we didn't bother to talk to you then your comment here is understood but after we spoke to you and invite... More 

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4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Ambience is very good and service is decent .. but vegeterian menu is very limited ... may be this is one of the reason why it dint suit us .. but what ever vegeterian items we have tried either lacked salt or spice levels.. if you are a strict vegeterian .. i will not vote for this restaurant ..

Thank Suresh P
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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4,126 reviews
2,572 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

good Biryanis for the Dewania we order Chicken and Meat and Prawns dishes with the sauce and some Indian Samosas the order arrive within an hour which is good

1 Thank bnghanem

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Halal
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kuwait City, Kuwait
  • Location: Middle East  >  Kuwait  >  Kuwait City
  • Phone Number: +965 2241 1685
Located in Binad Al Gar, Abu Halifa, Jahra and Farwaniya.Dawat ventured into providing the grandeur of hospitality to the people of Kuwait by opening its first branch in Benid Al Gar in 1992 and extended its roots by opening its second branch in Mahboula in 2005 and third branch in Jahra in 2008. Increasing popularity of Dawat among the public encouraged the opening of a fourth branch in Farwaniya. At Dawat Restaurants, everything starts from the kitchen; it is not about having the most luxurious ambience or chic exclusivity, it is all about food — great food served with impeccable service. Customer service is another top priority for us. Each customer is treated as a VIP and we take good care of them – that is what brings them back to our restaurants and makes dining at Dawat the preferred dine-out experience. We at Dawat also have a dedicated team for our home delivery section, which makes sure that you get the best in terms of fresh and hot food in the shortest possible delivery time. Other than our dine in and home delivery services we are also able to offer out door caterings with tailor made menus to suit your needs, We aim to maintain the highest of standards in hospitality for all our guests

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