Review: Kout Way Restaurant

Posted by Mark

Kout Way is a small Kuwaiti fast food restaurant that opened up last summer in Salmiya. I love murabyan (rice with shrimps) but wasn’t really sure what to expect with a “fast food” version of the dish. Turns out it’s pretty much the same.

I really like how Kout Way looks like on the inside. It has a modern and trendy interior with hints of tradition here and there. Like all fast food restaurants it’s self service, you order at the counter and then go sit down and wait for your meal. I of course ordered the murabyan, I had two sizes to choose from regular or small, I ended up going with the regular size. I also ordered cheese sambousa and cucumber yogurt for my sides.

Regular size it was not that’s for sure. The portion was pretty huge and they weren’t stingy with the quantity of shrimps either. At first I thought the shrimps were just on top of the rice but the more I kept digging into the rice the more shrimps I found. It also tasted pretty good specially considering this was a fast food version of the dish. The cheese sambousa on the other hand weren’t that great while the cucumber yogurt, well it’s just cucumber and yogurt so you can’t go wrong with that.

Overall I really like the place and at KD3 for the regular sized murabyan or KD2 for the small it’s pretty decently priced. The restaurant is located on Baghdad Street right next to Dodo [Google Maps]. They also deliver and their number is 94006767.


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7 comments, add your own...


  1. xeonali says:

    I guess you really liked the location also..

  2. 3aziz says:

    I had e great experience ordering home delivery from them…
    it was hot and well packed :)
    next time when i want machboos quick ill order again from them! ;p

  3. Buzfairy says:

    If you love emrabyan, then you got to try Eedam.

    It’s a takeout\delivery place located in Kazema club in 3dailiya. Their emrabyan is really really good, it probably is the best restaurant emrabyans out there. Order it with extra daqous 9bar, that too is very delicious.

    Here’s a link, where you can checkout a few pics of the dish: http://buzfairy.com/2011/01/22/my-review-of-eedam-a-very-delicious-kuwaiti-restaurant/

    Here are their phone numbers in if you decide to try them:
    22529948 & 22531316

  4. Tareq says:

    The best kuwaiti food in town. Its clean, original and really tasty :)

  5. fahad says:

    Love it :)


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