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al nahda street | at Captains Hotel, Aqaba, Jordan
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Good for:
Families with children
Large groups
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Dining on a budget

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  • 127
    Excellent
  • 101
    Very good
  • 61
    Average
  • 18
    Poor
  • 11
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
wonderful place

cozy nice place with delicious food and reasonable prices service is excellent nice food good atmosphere

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
heshamquran
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Amman, Jordan
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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318 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Amman, Jordan
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

cozy nice place with delicious food and reasonable prices service is excellent nice food good atmosphere

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Oulu, Finland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Well, a bit too spicy to me. Otherwise very good meals, rather big portions. Seemed to be quite popular also among local people. Nice oceanic decor inside! Highly recommendable but be prepared ask for mildly seasoned meal.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Captain's restaurant was recommended to us, especially for its local cuisine, but when we went there for dinner we were told that those courses were only served for lunch. Instead, we ordered an "Aqaba special" catch of the day plate, with 1 kg of fish served with veggies and potatoes. The fish was grilled too much, so not much sense... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

We had motabbal (eggplant puré) with bread and halloumi as appetizers, and it was delicious! 10 JD for a 250 g steak filet minion with pepper sauce is really worth a try, we absolutely loved it. The lamb chops was unfortunately not worth eating.

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Dnipropetrovsk Oblast, Ukraine
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

The restaurant is located in the center of Aqaba, 1 min from Hilton-hotel. I should mention fast professional service, always (!) smiling servers and really good quality of the food, which they provide a LOT! I mean, U don't need a full-course: soup and salad is more than enough for lunch, and a main dish - for dinner. U can... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

When I came to the restaurant there was a great reception and the service it was excellent and the food is great rely that restaurant is the best

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Aqaba, Jordan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

That's why I chose the place but amazed by nice service and the tasty food I had magloubeh and the fresh fish The salads are fresh and tasty Staff friendly and helpful I will be here more and more

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Aqaba
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

When you go there you'll be surprised cousy atmosphere Feels like home Great food Luxerous services Apslotlly marvelous i recomand this restaurant they have very nice food i try the fish it was really fresh and the salads was amazing and the staff is very friendly

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Aqaba, Jordan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I came with a group all of us were served in good time and profficnal way. I had BBQ ,and I enjoyed it tell the end my friends some had fish it was very good and they were very happy with it

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Amman, Jordan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Stayed in aqaba for a week andmy bad luck was it was my last choice but regretted i didn't have all my meals there Food was owsome tasty and just perfect The fish was fresh and tasty Sea food soup is just well done. Service is very good Staff very nice Next time to aqaba i will eat just there

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: al nahda street | at Captains Hotel, Aqaba, Jordan
  • Location: Middle East  >  Jordan  >  Al Aqabah Governorate  >  Aqaba

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Dining on a budget

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