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10 Rainbow Str., 1 Juqa Str. | Jabal Amman, 1st Circle, Amman 11110, Jordan
777733333
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1:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Dessert, Drinks, Lunch, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Cantaloupe Gastro Pub offers a first-rate Wine & Dine experience in a...
Cantaloupe Gastro Pub offers a first-rate Wine & Dine experience in a relaxed hip mood, with a panoramic outdoor terrace overlooking Amman's 7 mountain view.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Nice Place

Cantaloupe is one of the few fine places in Amman. Unfortunately, the quality of food is not consistent, i have visited Cantaloupe several times before and could realize the difference. Fine place in general but they should pay attention to the inconsistency of their food.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 6, 2015
Zaid B
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Bar scene
  • Large groups
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
  • Entertaining clients
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139 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Amman
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

The atmosphere is nice especially in the summer when the open terrace is available. Food is average and a bit overpriced for the quality. A nice variety of drinks but on the expensive site. Smoking indoors is allowed and the no-smoking area cannot escape from the smoke coming from other areas

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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Cantaloupe is one of the few fine places in Amman. Unfortunately, the quality of food is not consistent, i have visited Cantaloupe several times before and could realize the difference. Fine place in general but they should pay attention to the inconsistency of their food.

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Montreal, Canada
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233 reviews 233 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
155 helpful votes 155 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

One of the few nice (actually i have not yet found any other) offering a very modern set up, cool, with a nice patio overlooking the city. Type of trendy. Contrarily to other reviewers, i got excellent service on 2 visits i had. No complaints on that front. As well, shall you want to enjoy a snack, with a good... More 

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Amman, Jordan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Went for "happy" hour. Mistake. Drinks were still expensive. Food was good but they got the order wrong (no apology). Staff and manager interrupted our meal to give us the bill and demand instantaneous payment. When told they were out of order doing that the manager threw a hissy fit. All in all a pretentious and overpriced place. Good food... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Came for happy hour drinks and a selection of appetisers. Drinks were well priced for amman and the food was tasty, especially the chicken satay. Veggie platter also very good. Service was very friendly, and it was lovely to watch Amman light up once the sun set. Will definitely go back!

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Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

This time I have got sick after the dinner in Cantaloupe. I had vegetable tempura and fish fillet on bed of spinach. Friend I was with also had upset digestion symptoms on the following day. This restaurant however has a good reputation, spectacular views, good service and actually the food was tasty. We had no reservation, but were welcome. I... More 

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CantaloupeAmman, Owner at Cantaloupe Gastro Pub, responded to this review

Dear Zanzibarica, Cantaloupe is really concerned over your claim that our food has made you sick!!! We have been carefully following and abiding by both local and International standards of food safety including handling, storing, preparing and serving for the past 6 years with not one such claim or incident. On the contrary, in fact, we have been awarded extra... More 

Amman, Jordan
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

There were very small portions. The lasagna was cold and too cheesy - we asked if it can be changed and they mentioned it is not possible. The mock tail was filled with 6 cubes of ice - there was hardly 4 sips of the drink !! 4.5 JD (6 USD) is ridiculous for that price !!! Overall bill was... More 

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CantaloupeAmman, Owner at Cantaloupe Gastro Pub, responded to this review

Hello vijay95136, Thank you for dining at Cantaloupe Gastro Pub We are sorry that our portions are not up to your usual standards. Could you please state the date and time of your visit in order for us to investigate the “cold dish” issue by sending us an email to info@cantaloupe.jo We look forward to seeing you again at Cantaloupe... More 

Amman, Jordan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Food is well prepared and well presented and tastes very good. Large variety of alcoholic beverages, nice cocktails, and 3 bars. The service is great, view of the Citadel from the terrace is breathtaking.

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Amman, Jordan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

small portions and very expensive, pasta tastes good but buffalo tenders came a little bit cold, eveything else was ok.

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Amman, Jordan
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36 reviews 36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

I'm a big fan of seafood and finding a properly cooked salmon steak with a light (read: non-fatty) sauce is always a mission. I can say that that mission has been accomplished here. The poached salmon on stringed beans with light mustard sauce is the utmost healthy dinner meal. You get full yet still feel light and healthy to continue... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 10 Rainbow Str., 1 Juqa Str. | Jabal Amman, 1st Circle, Amman 11110, Jordan
  • Location: Middle East  >  Jordan  >  Amman Governorate  >  Amman
  • Phone Number: 777733333

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 100
  • Cuisine: Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic, Entertaining clients

Description

Cantaloupe Gastro Pub offers a first-rate Wine & Dine experience in a relaxed hip mood, with a panoramic outdoor terrace overlooking Amman's 7 mountain view.
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Monday
1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday
1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
1:00 pm - 1:00 am

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?