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King Talal St, Amman, Jordan
+962 4653121
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Nuremberg, Germany
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 228 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

Pretty basic, service is quite careless. Taste is OK, decoration is null and probably I would just skip it next time. Lots of locals mainly, so if its your thing, this is your place.

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2015 via mobile

Good place if you want to try traditional local dishes in a clean and more professional place. I had mansaf. Foods however was slightly pricier compared to the cheap local shops in the vicinity. Being a local middle eastern restaurant don't expect service like a westernised place. Don't know what some people were expecting. Just go with the flow. Taste... More 

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Thank amsleeping
County Wexford, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2015

I ate at this restaurant twice and would have to say that there is a good choice of traditional Jordanian dishes. I would recommend the Jordanian traditional dish "Mansaf" a chicken dish served with rice and nuts accompanied with a sauce. Definitely try their wonderful variety of deserts. Great restaurant with a good quick service and value for money.

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Thank 529heidi1981
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17 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2014

The restaurant is called Jerusalem as well. Our experience wasn't anything outstanding as they didn't have any of the local dishes I was looking forward to try(magluba, mansaf) at the moment of our visit, hence the rating.. Ended up having half chicken with different vegetables, the food was tasty and the portion huge, payed 5.5JOD, this portion would be enough... More 

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new jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2014

Ate rice with green peas, slices of lamb, nuts, served with creamy yogurt, pita. It was filling, I do not think I could eat more. Menu in English (ask) and a waiter who speaks. Clean and fast service. Would recommend if you are in the downtown and around the area. Ask store owners exact location.

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Orlando
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2013

Very informal, very crowded, a must!!! Excellent food. We were a party of 5 and you find your own table and seats. We pushed two tables together and the waiter promptly presented us with small menus. Four of us ordered Mansaf (the national dish) and one "stuffed neck of lamb". Bread, salad and olives were placed on the table before... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2013

Food was ok and cheap. But the people who work there were extremely rude, which was suprising for Jordan.

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Thank PriyaRA
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15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2012

We ate there late afternoon, the food was great, definitely recommend the local dish Mansaf....I had the Chicken my husband had the meat....we also had the beans, salad, and lovely sauce called jameed. The restaurant was full of local families, it had a real buzz about it. The staff were very efficient and friendly. It was also very reasonable both... More 

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Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2011

I visited this restaurant in November 2011 during a recent visit to Amman. The restaurant is situated in the heart of Eastern Amman, a few minutes’ walk from the King Hussain Mosque. Despite Lonely Planet claiming no English menu was available, I can confirm there is an English version of the menu available. The staff’s knowledge of English wasn’t brilliant,... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2011

During my trip to Amman, I stayed at Al Fanar Palace Hotel. Thier staff strongly recommended me this restaurant, which is located in the heart of Old Amman. Actually, except Citadel and Royal Automobile Museum of Hashimite Kingdom, you don't have much more things to do in Amman. This situation is also true for restaurants: you don't have many chances!... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Middle Eastern, Halal
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: King Talal St, Amman, Jordan
  • Location: Middle East  >  Jordan  >  Amman Governorate  >  Amman
  • Phone Number: +962 4653121

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?