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Freij Sweileh

Salem Mubarak Street | Salmiya, Kuwait City, Kuwait
+965 2573 7030
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“rice” (28 reviews)
“soup” (28 reviews)
“mutton” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Middle Eastern, Halal
$$ - $$$
Salem Mubarak Street | Salmiya, Kuwait City, Kuwait
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The traditional kuwaity food is very far from the restaurant kitchen, the taste is poor and the dishes I'd ready try serve , By the way recommended

Thank kwibey
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A good traditional restaurant, best Machbus and Beriani, i like the fish Hamur (the grouper fish) with rice .

Thank Mazen A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The visit was for Al mubarakia branch which was not as the last time The service was fast but not as feiendly as The food was ok and acceptable but not as expected

Thank sadiq864
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The muwash was great, always busy , great staff, great coffee and sweets. Very nice atmosphere. Parking is an issue at peak times.

Thank A77mad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really has to be done - ok so the Kuwaitiness is questionable but the biryani is v good - long grains of rice and nicely spiced. It's little on heat - this isn't proper Hindustani biryani but its gulf iteration. The bread is also great....More

Thank mullasadra
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Should try the chicken and mutton majboos. awesome dish served with saffron rice. along with some Arabic tea or coffee.

Thank JG_Trotter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing place to feel everything especial in ARABIC GULF meals i like it so mush i was invited and enjoined so mush

Thank Mohamed A
Reviewed 14 April 2017

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...More

Thank Ahmed E
Reviewed 12 April 2017

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

Thank Beena A
Reviewed 11 April 2017

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...More

Thank Ahmed H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
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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