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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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It's big!!

This is a very large souq that will take you several hours to explore. The streets and alleys go on... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Superpear
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Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
Old World Charm

Best place to experience shopping before the malls came in. Souk Mubarakiya has the street shops... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
AmaanArmaanVivek
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  • Excellent57%
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  • Average7%
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Between Mubarak al-Kabir, Ahmad al-Jaber & Ali al-Salem Streets, Kuwait City, Kuwait
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a very large souq that will take you several hours to explore. The streets and alleys go on and on, plus it is highly popular. Parking is a nightmare and I would strongly recommend NOT to go to the underground carpark marked on...More

Thank Superpear
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Best place to experience shopping before the malls came in. Souk Mubarakiya has the street shops that sell everything from watches to food. It also has the Gold Souk, which is the central gold, diamond and jewellery market of Kuwait. We loved walking in exploring...More

Thank AmaanArmaanVivek
Reviewed 1 week ago

Souk Al-Mubarakiya is in the heart of Kuwait City, but it is a sort of a micro cosmos on its own. It is very much diferent than it's modern, skyscrapers-filled environment and gives you a taste of tradition and authenticity of Kuwait and it's past...More

1  Thank mili314
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of the oldest places in Kuwait, which can give you glimpse of traditional old Kuwaiti shopping mall. It is full of shops selling, mainly varieties of clothing & gold items. It is a good tourist destination. One can get local Arabic food...More

Thank Prasanna1965
Reviewed 1 week ago 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
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

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

Thank bankodas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank AlfaKay
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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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