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Books at Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 - 2018 Winner
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, Cafe
FEATURES
Takeout, Valet Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews brunch pizza chicken shawarma book shop rainbow street cafe upstairs great atmosphere lemon mint nice terrace love this place nice food outdoor seating during ramadan very nice place visit amman prices are reasonable expats
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My two friends and I went there for dinner. However, the receptionist said that there was no place available at the view area; although that area was not even half full and tables did not have signs for reserved. Half a second after, two girls...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Samer H
Reviewed December 29, 2018

We went purely because we knew we could try the Jordanian Beer Carakale. There is a good menu too, more expensive that the local places in downtown, but you pay for the modern atmosphere too I guess here. The waitress was attentive and we had...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank emmajane1975
Reviewed December 17, 2018

Food is pretty good. Drinks can be expensive. Go on the first tuesday (I believe, you should double check) of every month for karaoke! It's like 5JD to enter but every time you sing you get a free drink- plus, they have so many song...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank noraeqb
Reviewed December 17, 2018 via mobile

Loved the food there a lot and the Shisha is great. This a great hangout place with super friendly staff.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank emirati_nomad
Reviewed December 15, 2018 via mobile

Nothing positive after receiving overpriced and service included bill. Service was not provided at all. Constantly looking for the waiter and waiting for 20 min for a glass of beer and then reminding several times the waiter to bring the drink. They charge for entry.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mkhasen
Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

Our travel agent connected us to this wonderful restaurant, and its absolutely fabulous owner, Madian. He welcomed us so warmly, recommended dishes to introduce us to local fare, and could not have been more lovely. His staff is friendly and super professional, the place has...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank bongorfl
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Very much enjoyed the staff, the hookah (hasheesh), as well as the large, thin-crust pizza. Very nice people in a “hate free zone,” it was the perfect choice to catch up with friends in the center of downtown Amman.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Max8302
Reviewed November 6, 2018

The place has been around since 1995. It introduced a new concept back then, and it still managed to attract the readers and internet users until now. Great views of old Amman, and great meeting place for small or large groups.

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank samer2015
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Very nice food and quite a large variety available! International book store in underneath and wonderful view on the city.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank 990oliviak
Reviewed October 24, 2018

I have very specific medical reasons for not eating various foods. The staff here on two occasions were amazing and found food I could eat, presented beautifully. My friends were envious of my food but really they told me theirs was just as tasty. Thank...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Susan P
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