Tucked away in Kuwait City’s Al Sanabil Tower, this urban inspired Napket Café will reward you with endless mounds of fresh breads, assorted sandwiches, eclectic salads and desserts. The décor feels like a leap back in time to a 60s gentleman’s club. Black velvet booths and dark wooden tables line the interior of the dimly lit space, red roses mark the centers of every table. Gentleman or not, Napket is a great place for a solo lunch or even dining with a group.
To explore the delicacies of Napket, start with their specials, which include Femme Fatale salad of beetroot, goat cheese, pine nuts and raspberry dressing, or L’Exotique salad with quinoa, lentils, cherry tomatoes, halloumi cheese asparagus, spring onion, mint, green chili, lemon and olive oil dressing.
Other salads on offer include the Super Loaded salad which, true to its name, is super loaded with fusili pasta, sundried tomatoes, artichokes, mix peppers, mixed leaves, dressing lemon, oregano and olive oil, or the Must Have Salad which is a simple combination of chicken, lettuce, beef bacon, croutons and parmesan dressing.
For appetizers, they have Shrimp Fritters made of marinated and sautéed shrimp, battered and fried to perfection and served with four dipping sauces. If you are in the mood to experiment then try their World Trio, a mixture of Spanish, Indian and traditional inspired falafel sliders.
With a wide variety in eggs and omelets menu, Napket makes you realize the numerous ways simple eggs could be combined into delicious combinations. You could try their Eggs Your Way, a combination of three eggs the way you want, your choice of meat and your choice of toast, or maybe some Spanish Inspiration with mixed peppers, olives, onions, tomatoes, mushrooms and parsley.
Napket has a different variety for their brunch – French toast, crepes and assorted pancakes. On the pancake menu are plain pancakes which are served with butter and pancake syrup or, if you are in for flavor, then the strawberry or blueberry pancakes would be ideal, each is served with butter and pancake syrup.
In their burger section, they have the Martin Luther King burger made of beef burger with roasted tomatoes, caramelized onions, cheddar spicy mayo and rustic bun. To accompany this you can always order their Napket sweet potatoes served with two dipping sauces.
Napket also brings a delicious variety of sandwiches. With names as amazing as the taste, there are sandwiches titled Absolute Freshness to Make Your Own Sandwich. Absolute freshness is a combination of ciabatta, buffalo mozzarella, rocket leaves, tomatoes and parmesan. While Make Your Own Sandwich speaks for itself. You have the opportunity to experiment, so why not.
For pizza lovers, you can try the Pizza Margarita, a tasty combination of tomato, mozzarella, parmesan and fresh basil, or why not try their Mama Mia made of broccoli, yellow zucchini, green zucchini, mushroom, slices of tomatoes, mozzarella and herbs.
From the pasta and lasagna section, they have Shrimp Fettuccine Pasta of fettuccine, shrimp, spring onion, basil, sundried tomatoes, parmesan and cream served with crusty bread.
Short meals apart, if you are craving for a steak then try themushroom steak, peppercorn steak, Dijon steak or balsamic steak.
After a hearty meal a dessert is the desired finish. And for dessert, Napket has delicious dark chocolate tart topped with chocolate syrup, or apple pie filled with caramelized apple.
As filling as the meal could be, there is always place for a drink. Try their Supercharge which is a mixture of carrot, apple, orange and ginger, or if you are too full to experiment, try something simple like any of the fruit juices.
Napket is located in Al Sanabil Tower. It is open from 10:00am to 11:00pm. For more information: Call 22923755.