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Petra Magic Restaurant

Petra | Petra - Jordan, Petra - Wadi Musa 00962, Jordan
0096232157500
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Cuisines: Middle Eastern
Description: We offer a variety of Middle Eastern Buffet where you enjoy tasting and experiencing it.
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Description: We offer a variety of Middle Eastern Buffet where you enjoy tasting and experiencing it.
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  • Arabic first
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  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
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English first
PA
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81 reviews 81 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW

As part of our Desert Eco Tour to Petra, we stopped in the Petra Magic Restaurant for a late lunch and we were so glad we did! The view from the restaurant is breathtaking and the white tablecloth covered tables and chairs with local mural decorations and light music in the background was the perfect end to a perfect day!... More

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Lima, Peru
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279 reviews 279 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
196 helpful votes 196 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We arrived here with all the tour bus, and several,others. I thought the food was going to be lousy, but to my surprise it was really fine and enjoyable.

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Yosemite National Park, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

We ate here as part of our day trip to Petra. It was even fine for me as a vegetarian - with plenty of choice. I don't know what they would charge normally as the meal was included in our trip price.

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Fairford, England, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

The exterior of Petra Magic belies the decent food and service available within. My family and I would not have found it without the guidance of our local driver. Having spent over 4 hours visiting Petra we were in need of sustenance and this place fitted the bill perfectly , the lunch was a buffet but the quality and choice... More

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Jyvaskyla, Finland
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48 reviews 48 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

Food was good: plenty of salads, warm foods and desserts. Soup was also ok. Nice view from the balcony. Worth visiting!

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New Hampshire
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155 reviews 155 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
135 helpful votes 135 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Our tour bus stopped here for lunch after visiting Petra. This place is filled with tourists, and is basically a banquet hall filled with long tables. The food was good, but not great. It was fairly clean. Overall, a fine stop for a tour bus, but definitely not a "local" place, nor a place that I would stop at if... More

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Our driver recommended this restaurant and we were not disappointed by any means. There's a wide variety of starters, mains and deserts. The view from our table was breath-taking overlooking the mountains. We also asked if there was somewhere to pray and the waiter kindly directed us to a quiet area upstairs. For desert you must try Um-Ali it is... More

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Boynt
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

Our tour to Petra stopped for lunch at this buffet restaurant. The tables were covered in dirty tablecloths, and there were flies buzzing around. The bathrooms were filthy. The buffet foods consisted of hummus and pita, lamb stew, a lasagna that wasn't lasagna and chicken. This is not for the faint of heart and only for those with a cast... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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209 reviews 209 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

Authentic food buffet style. Eat as much as you like and is the lunch stop for a lot of guided tours. Tasty enough, but personally am not keen on this type of eating.

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Top Contributor
139 reviews 139 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
261 helpful votes 261 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

We stopped at the restaurant for a late lunch (around 4 pm) after long day at Petra. We were tired and hungry since we had not eaten anything since breakfast. The buffet had many different dishes and could easily accommodate the two vegetarians in our group. The dessert buffet had some nice items, too. The place can get a little... More

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