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Freij Sweileh

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Salem Mubarak Street | Salmiya, Kuwait City, Kuwait
+965 2573 7030
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I heard that this is the best restaurants that present traditional Kuwaiti foods. My experience was totally different. One have to wait for at least one hour before finding a place (this is because of the over crowded place). The food quality is less than average. Methods of presentation is very poor. The only positive thing is the low price... More 

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Thank Ahmed E
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is good here and so are their services. The interior feels very ethnic. Plus it's easy on the pocket.

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Thank Beena A
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45 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have visited Freij sweileh few times, Once with a friend and twice as a family. The first time I was new to the country a friend took me there to try local food, I really enjoyed the place and the experience. I have had the lintel soup poured in a loaf of bread and have had meat, Both dishes... More 

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Thank Ahmed H
Mangaf, Kuwait
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it was wonderful food and fresh salad and clean for family is the best place and they give you coffee and sweet free beautiful place and service is perfect

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Thank majdym2017
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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25 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food and traditional decor, however I don't go back to this restaurant cause people post photos that the place is not clean.

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Thank umabdullah a
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went with friends.The restaurant was crowded (all 3 floors as well as the outdoor seating) at 11:30pm. Started with Hammus and persian bread. The bread was very soft and crispy...we couldn't stop eating that. We also tried the chicken soup in a bread bowl which was very good and unique. For the main course we ordered Mutton and Chicken Majboos,... More 

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Thank Penangferry
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58 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This us one restaurant each and every friends or relatives of ours are taken to when the visit KUWAIT. .. Liked by one and all without any exceptions... Excellent selection of food and drinks. . Very very resonable price point which makes you come back AGAIN and AGAIN... A MUST DO while visiting or STAYING IN KUWAIT!

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Thank Kilimates
Kuwait City, Kuwait
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I advice anyone who wants to try Kuwaiti food , to try Freij Sweileh . the food there is very similar in taste and spices to a Kuwaiti house cooking . try chicken Machbous . clean and tasty restaurant . they have lots of customers from GCC .

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Thank Alhamad80
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was my first time to have a chance to taste a real Kuwaiti dish . I like majboos chicken more than before. Now it's my favourite meal in Kuwait

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Thank Siddig A
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26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Machboos all day long man. Chicken or Meat. Their soup is amazing as well and unique in the way they serve it. Traditional Arab food and amazing atmosphere. Always great to go with friends.

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Thank Uzair A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Middle Eastern, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Salem Mubarak Street | Salmiya, Kuwait City, Kuwait
  • Location: Middle East  >  Kuwait  >  Kuwait City
  • Phone Number: +965 2573 7030

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