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Nino

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Arabian Gulf Road, Kuwait Waterfront, Bneid el Gar, Kuwait City, Kuwait
+965 2254 1900
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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123 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The food here is really good... this branch has a nice place to sit outside... very good overall... go in the late afternoon though, before the crowds... Lots of choices..

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Thank GourmetGirl2017
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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63 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place was introduced as a "heritage" restaurant having survived for almost 20 years. Inside, you could feel how the interiors spoke of the countless times they have welcomed patrons year after year. It looked dated but at the same time charming having that post modern world, industrial appearance. My friends suggested the chicken liver, sliders (believed to be the... More 

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Thank Nouel75
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

I don't know where to start. Pasta is undercooked and 'Pasta Arabiata' is full or tart tasting tomatoes. Risotto's are salty and sticky. Nothing really has a WOW factor. To speak the brutal and honest truth - it really really sucks. Sorry Nino's. Definately not a personally recommended place to visit.

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Thank Mazahir A
Khobar , Saudi Arabia
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

I went to the branch in Arabilla in Bidaa. The view is amazing and the food is great. I highly recommend to take your loved ones they will definitely enjoy it.

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Thank 23nawafa
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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325 reviews
299 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

I had an Italian lunch at Nino - Cube Mall. Nino is near Ibis Hotel in Salmiya. Saurabh, My waiter was very helpful and cheerful. Nicely presented brown bread with butter on wooden plank was delivered on being seated. The bread was soft but not fresh. 3 colorful oils were on the table (Chili oil - Olive oil - Balsamic... More 

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Thank Ghadeer2014
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

i really like their mushroom Risotto, but the last time I went I tried the pesto penne pasta (with mushroom) in the avenues branch and it was the best I have ever had!

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Thank falkhalifah
Muscat, Oman
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255 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

The location is very special in front of the arabian gulf They have parking area and u may sit in and out door with view of Kuwait towers Their service is very good and the food is tasety Recommended to be visited

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Thank sadiq864
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95 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

Meh. That's the one word I have for this restaurant. Great views overlooking the Gulf - but really uninspired food served by people who seemed as if they'd rather be somewhere else. Pizza so-so. Penne Arrabbiata sauce one-dimensional. To top it all ... coffee machine not working. I mean, really? I'd rather be at Al Forno.

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Thank Peter v
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

This place has a great view and staff. Food portions are large so order accordingly. We tried the pasta and the steak porchini. They served the steak cold which was not impressive.

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Thank Pavan M
Folsom, California
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

The local and the service are great. The food is so so. Portions are extremely small; you can get 4 times more meat and fries at McDonalds for a fourth of the price, and you will be more satisfied because you get what you pay for. At Nino the portions are miniature size, with some harmless mini fries. The bread... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Cuisine
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Arabian Gulf Road, Kuwait Waterfront, Bneid el Gar, Kuwait City, Kuwait
  • Location: Middle East  >  Kuwait  >  Kuwait City
  • Phone Number: +965 2254 1900

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?