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The gate of Bahrain which located in the heart of Manama that is made and built by local Bahrainis... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago

place like you are live in old town old place you feel another story when moving through cafe and stay to take some special coffee

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Moh E
Reviewed 3 days ago

It's a normal Gulf souk. Not really out of the ordinary. Lots of merchants selling the same things. The jewelry area is interesting.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ripwalk
Reviewed 1 week ago

The gate of Bahrain which located in the heart of Manama that is made and built by local Bahrainis in 1949. Now you can enjoy a cup of tea and local Bahraini breakfast.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Voyager44493874421
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bab El-Bahrain Souk is a historical building located in the Customs Square in Manama's former central business district. It marks the main entrance to the Manama Souq. Designed by Sir Charles Belgrave, adviser to the Emir and completed in 1949, Bab Al Bahrain once stood...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Andre Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

It serves as an impressive entrance to the souk. It's worth checking out. There is excellent nearby shopping and restaurants.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bonds_Travel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

the souk offers various shops and is actually one of the most authentic compared to many off the other gulf country's capital souks.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank gerraldk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I never think of visiting the Bahrain souk when I head across the causeway... However, this past weekend, we decided to check it out since the weather was so nice. It was a nice touristic activity during our short stay in Bahrain... we found a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JRKSA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must see if you visit Bahrain with traditional cafes , traditional goods , antiques and souvenirs are sold there.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Badooriq8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place was very confusing. We drove there and got stuck in the narrow lanes. One way direction, parking signages not so clear. Quite chaotic. But the shop owners are kind, they gave us directions when they saw us puzzled. We finally managed to find...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mingzy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Ban el Bahrain is not too far from the main bus station. It is next to KFC. It is an entrance to the souk. The actual entrance is nice and historical. There are some historical pictures of the gate, which are interesting. Also the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank taz802016
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Phil T
23 November 2017|
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Response from DesertRose96 | Reviewed this property |
Green pepper corns, you can get them at Lulu Hyper Market
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Fahmida K
10 October 2017|
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Response from DesertRose96 | Reviewed this property |
Around 8 minutes walking distance and 12 minutes by car with traffic jam.
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stanley j
21 July 2017|
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Response from dnewman1156 | Reviewed this property |
It is a great area for shopping (many vendors). Very good prices, and they are willing to negotiate price on most products.
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