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Crowne Plaza Hotel, 103, Al-Farwaniya | Al Farwaniyah Governorate, Kuwait City 81006, Kuwait
+965 1848 111
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good44%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“lamb” (3 reviews)
“kebab” (5 reviews)
“salad” (6 reviews)
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Middle Eastern, Persian, Halal
€€ - €€€
Crowne Plaza Hotel, 103, Al-Farwaniya | Al Farwaniyah Governorate, Kuwait City 81006, Kuwait
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

I've never had Iranian, but the 360 Mall location is great! Many of these comments are from 2017, and our experience was very good. Expensive? Well, yeah... It's not in a back alley. They're fairly exclusive but, you get what you pay for. I ordered...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

I will never visit this place again. I am a frequent customer of this place. In my last visit, the place was empty with few tables occupied. We asked for a table for five. To my shock, the Egyptian manager ( forgot his name) came...More

Thank G F
Reviewed 29 March 2017

The food was very well presented and tasty, especially the starters. Portions are a bit big for the main courses which can look a bit overwhelming. Service is OK but it was very quiet so some atmosphere is missing.

1  Thank John C
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Wasted time and money. We sat in the empty restaurant at 6:30 pm to have a decent meal. We were not served properly. The staff held a birthday party in the restaurant for a colleague while we were seated having dinner. We had to yell...More

1  Thank Mayoucheh2
Reviewed 4 January 2017

we tried the one in 360 mall. It has a nice atmosphere, with great interior, giving you the farsi touch. The food was delicious ... so fresh and yummy, pretty authentic in taste, one of the best in Kuwait. Price wise, not soo cheap but...More

1  Thank Muhammad A
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Shabestan Persian Restaurant in Crowne Plaza has the Royal Platter (Grilled Chicken, Beef and Lamb) which caters to all meat lovers.

1  Thank cristinalacsamana
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Food was amazing. Service was terribly slow and uncoordinated. We were seated and our table did not have napkins and glasses. The lady serving us looked confused. We also had to request new cutlery when they removed our salad plates. Having said that the food...More

Thank Nidal T
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We are fans of Middle Eastern/Persian food. But this place needs further development in terms of their recipes. There are better Persian restaurants in Kuwait. If you're done with other restaurants then maybe you can try this one out. We had to change the food...More

Thank essagram
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Shabestan is a great Iranian Restaurant in Kuwait. The main dishes that we had were great. The appetizers were average. As for desserts, they didn't have a great dessert collection, but the coconut icecream that I had was amazing. Another down side of the restaurant...More

Thank Ahmad_AlHusaini
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent restaurant in terms of food and service. The starter were extremely tasteful and portion size is great. The fish and lamb were well cooked and all the team enjoyed the dinner.Located on 2nd floor at 360 Mall . Will be back soon with family...More

1  Thank 07travelguru07
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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crowne Plaza Hotel, 103, Al-Farwaniya | Al Farwaniyah Governorate, Kuwait City 81006, Kuwait
  • Location: Middle East  >  Kuwait  >  Kuwait City
  • Phone Number: +965 1848 111
Shabestan offers its valued guests an unforgettable Iranian dining experience; combining a mouthwatering selection of authentic and traditional Iranian dishes with an atmosphere fit for royalty. Whether indulging in our freshly prepared grills or home-style main dishes, our food is created to impress the palate of each individual customer alike.
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