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Straight Street, Damascus, Syria
963 11 541 3444
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10:00 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 1:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 73
    Excellent
  • 31
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Amazing time in an amazing city

Well, myself and a mate decided to go to Damascus (in 2010 before the war started) as my brother had been to Syria on his honeymoon and he/his wide found it amazing. Well- amazing it was. I think we went to work Friday, left about 7 then got flights landing in Damascus about 11pm in October. The... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 15, 2015
RobCMStephens
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London, United Kingdom
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Damascus, Syria
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22 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015 via mobile

Narenj is one of my favorite places in Damascus old city and I used to go there frequently and take as many guests as I could! Having said so, yesterday I was not really impressed when I went there as the sheets were not as white as needed, service was less than average and food (although was good) many of... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015

Well, myself and a mate decided to go to Damascus (in 2010 before the war started) as my brother had been to Syria on his honeymoon and he/his wide found it amazing. Well- amazing it was. I think we went to work Friday, left about 7 then got flights landing in Damascus about 11pm in October. The plane door opened... More 

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1 Thank RobCMStephens
Damascus, Syria
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015 via mobile

Naranj is arabic fine dining at it's best. It's some of the best food i have ever had. Great service, friendly staff.

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Thank Ammar B
Damascus, Syria
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

My favorite restaurant ever, i love everything about it ....the location, the food, the music, the decoration, the service and the lady's room is really clean. it is perfect and i hope it will always be this way

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Thank Le Gardénia B
Poland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

very good food, nice staff, and the best is to sit in the terrace. They managed to integrate traditional with modern and come up with a very unique place.

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Thank rahafchikhani
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

Location is great, in the heart of old city of Damascus, just behind Al Hamadeya Market. Just outside the place, you'll see the tolerance between Muslims and Christians as Churches and Mosques lie next to each other. The people in resturant they seem to be serious but they are kind and helpful. The price a bit above average, but there... More 

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Thank Dawoud A
Monterrey, Mexico
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

Excelent restaurant, represenatative of the Syrian, mediterranean food. Full of locals at all times, high quality food, good service and perfect location, at the end of the straight street downtown Damascus

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Thank chalex2015
Monterrey, México
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

Excellent restaurant, food was awesome, all of it! The mood was completely Arabic, full of locals and location is perfect, right at the end of the straight street at the heart of the walled city. Prices are extremely affordable

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Thank elchalex
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015 via mobile

We went for breakfast, excellent quality, very generous and friendly service... Complimentary desert for all 5 of us..

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2 Thank Firas S
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Maybe a little overpriced, but you pay what you get. Better to go with a group and share dishes. Bread is amazing!

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Thank RobRoy45

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Straight Street, Damascus, Syria
  • Location: Middle East  >  Syria  >  Damascus
  • Phone Number: 963 11 541 3444

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Middle Eastern

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 1:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?