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Cantaloupe Gastro Pub

€€ - €€€, Italian, European
Rainbow Str., 1 Juqa Str. 10 | The Boulevard - Abdali, Amman 11110, Jordan
+962 7 7773 3333
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Rainbow Str., 1 Juqa Str. 10 | The Boulevard - Abdali, Amman 11110, Jordan
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Iguana has amazing music and atmosphere. The best place for a night out in Amman. Be sure to ask for Alaa he made sure to tend to our every need and made our night very special.

Thank Nour A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was great , the service makes you feel home and surmount by everyone that wants to help you , Nael the waiter treated us great and Bader from the valet parking as well . I recommend this place for a serious Change for your...More

Thank Zein A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am personally a big fan of the location, the view, the service and the quality of food. Last night we had a small occasion to celebrate with friends and had a great evening. The salads, a crab salad and a goat cheese salad ,...More

Thank Ibrahim G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Atmosphere wonderful, food delicious and the service is amazing . We had Hassam to guide us through the menu, he was very carismatic and resourceful. Great guy, that made sure we had the best experience in town. I belive this is a must to go...More

Thank Irenne S
Zaid A, Owner at Cantaloupe Gastro Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your visit and nice review Irenne S, we do our best to make your experience at Cantaloupe a memorable one :) hope to see you again real soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The host, Alaa, genuinely tried his best to find us 3 seats although the place was practically fully booked, he was gracious and accommodating. Our waiter was super attentive, friendly, and had good knowledge of the menu and felt like he was just focused on...More

Thank Zeina G
Zaid A, Owner at Cantaloupe Gastro Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Zeina G. Always great to get feedback from our customers! We are also happy you had a good experience at Iguana, the music actually alternates depending on day and time of the week, at Cantaloupe, however, it is less "mainstream" if you would like...More

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

The Cantaloupe extension at Abdali Boulevard which is called Iguana has the worst service ever.. very very very slow response from the staff.. when i complained to the manager he had a very bad attitude plus he was drunk.. no response at all.. i do...More

Thank HHKKTravel
Zaid A, Owner at Cantaloupe Gastro Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review HHKKTravel, We hope to see you again soon at Iguana to make up for your not so pleasant experience. Could you please elaborate on the Manager's attitude?

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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Top floor has a great view of Amman and good evening breeze. The music is a bit too loud even asking it be turned down. Another group actually had the waiter remove the wires. The food was very good, pasta was not too heavy. The...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We were fortunate to have a table overlooking the citadel . The weather was very pleasant and the resturant was not overcrowded . The music was perfect . The food was with no exception to any dish excellent. I fancied Arak out of all drinks...More

Thank Ibrahim G
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Visited this restaurant tonight. All I can say is that it would definitely be the only time I will step foot into this restaurant. I am appalled by their lack of respect and decency while serving their customers. Waiters would approach our table every ten...More

Thank Nadeen J
Zaid A, Owner at Cantaloupe Gastro Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Hello Nadeen, it is really surprising for us to hear such comments! We have a strict policy regarding customer satisfaction and comfort during their visit. Which Cantaloupe have you visited? The Boulevard or the one on Rainbow Street? and please specify date and time.

Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Magnificent service and flavor of the food , outstanding attention of their staff , mainly Hussam the waiter. Highly recommended doubtlessly

Thank Alfonso Efrain C
Zaid A, Owner at Cantaloupe Gastro Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Thank you for your visit and the lovely review Alfonso, we hope to see you again soon

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Questions & Answers
Israa T
20 April 2017|
Response from Zaid A | Property representative |
Hello Israa. Sorry for the inconvenience, Would you like your reservation at our old Rainbow Street venue with a Citadel and old Amman view or our new uptown venue at The Boulevard?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$100
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
13:00 - 01:00
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13:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rainbow Str., 1 Juqa Str. 10 | The Boulevard - Abdali, Amman 11110, Jordan
  • Location: Middle East  >  Jordan  >  Amman Governorate  >  Amman
  • Phone Number: +962 7 7773 3333
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Cantaloupe Gastro Pub offers a first-rate Wine & Dine experience in a relaxed hip mood, with a panoramic outdoor terrace and an open-air rooftop overlooking Amman's 7 mountain view. We have recently move to our brand new location at "The Boulevard" in Abdali. Our Rainbow street venue is planned to reopen in the summer of 2016.
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