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City Center, Amman, Jordan
10:00 am - 1:00 am
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 1:00 am
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

the place is simply filthy the food is dreadful and the service is worse if that's possible, will never go there again.

Thank Sakher S
Beijing, China
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100 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place is very traditional and great to enjoy a drink, narguile and listen to life music. I love its arabic atmosphere, and especially the terrace, which allows you to see the neighboring streets of Al Balad.

Thank Alex B
Beirut, Lebanon
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71 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place might be more appreciated by a Westerner who wants to experience the culture and try the local cuisine, for someone who has been to many Arabic restaurants this one is not impressive nor special. The waiters are friendly. The place is just off the main road so very loud, music is loud, the food is not great and... More 

Thank nancydagher
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4 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It has a nice eastern atmosphere, whether the decoration or the music but the place is so full of shisha smoke, so not very enjoyable for people who have problems with smoking.

Thank manal z
New York
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37 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The waiters are extremely friendly. The food is excellent. This is a great place to relax with friends to enjoy a good meal with a hookah

Thank browneyes284
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

Waiters are very kind, always a smile on their faces. The food is excellent and quite cheap Traditionnal music, a lot of people from everywhere, the ambiance was really good. I really recommend that place if you stay in Amman

Thank Sonia V
Oxford, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 203 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

Jafra is gem. The staff here are lovely and the atmosphere on a busy night with live music in the background and a view from the balcony is almost unsurpassed in downtown Amman. Added to this, the food is mouthwateringly delicious and had us practically dreaming of Aubergine Fatteh before we finally gave in and returned after our first visit.... More 

Thank Mazarello
Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

Wow I was actually quite impressed from the outside to the inside. The Service was the fastest I have ever had in any country. The Staff was very friendly and accommodating. Jordanians made no qualms about an American Couple in their presents and barely passed in noticing. This is for romantic dinners for two all the way to a family... More 

Thank Moparman83
Amman, Jordan
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44 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

Wow, I have tried this restaurant few times, last time was in Ramadan, I had late meal along with my wife, they have a nice variety of oriental food, they have excellent service, nice view for the old city of old Amman down town, neat and clean restaurant

Thank KAG66
Doha, Qatar
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70 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

I visited with my cousins and they loved the place. It is artsy and is decorated to look like an "intellectual" space - except it is probably is not. Lovely place and the cousins loved it. Their manaqeesh are heavenly, and the service is very good.

Thank Sarah A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Halal
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: City Center, Amman, Jordan
  • Location: Middle East  >  Jordan  >  Amman Governorate  >  Amman
  • Phone Number: 064622551

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