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abu kamal

Damascus, Syria
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Ranked #11 of 49 restaurants in Damascus
Cuisines: Middle Eastern
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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  • Arabic first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Damascus, Syria
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

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Damascus, Syria
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013

Abu Kamal resturant is the best resturant in damascus downtown area.syrian meals are very tasty.good food cleen and good serves with nice atmosfer

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Amman, Jordan
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2012

good food cleen and good serves with nice atmosfer

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2010

This is an old resturant, close to some near by hotels. Food quality is average, I have orderd some grilled lamb meat , Tabbolleh, grape leaves and soup, meat was not tender at all, although it should be, tabbolleh needed extar olive oil, soup was almost cold. There are many resturants in Damascus to, go to this one if you... More

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Khartoum, Sudan
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2010

We had lunch once at Abu Kamal, it is a nice restaurant, if you go make sure to sit by the windows, they are facing an intersection so you can people watch, Car watch (Since they have very nice cars), and the nature is nice in the background. Like I said we went after the regular lunch time, it was... More

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baghdad,iraq
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60 reviews 60 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2010

I went there twice before and whatever I would say is not enough exemplary food and service BUT 2 points I have noticed 1- It can be crowded at lunchtime especially on weekends Fridays here so the service would be be somewhat slower yet the food is worth waiting for. 2- It should not be mixed with Kamal restaurant which... More

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istanbul
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2010

one of the best restaurants in damascus. it also has a commanding view of the city life

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New York, NY
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2009

I greatly enjoyed my two visits to Abu Kamal restaurant, where, as with many upscale restaurants in Damascus, one was hard put to spend 500 Syrian Lira (about $10 USD in June 2009, Exchange rate=47 S.L.=1 USD) for a feast - it took effort to eat our way through that much money, and we ate well, in terms of both... More

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