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The Golden Oryx

Al Burj Street | Ruwi, Ruwi 112, Oman
+968 24 702266
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good53%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“lemon chicken” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Chinese, Mongolian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Al Burj Street | Ruwi, Ruwi 112, Oman
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Good service, friendly staff. Meal for 2 included steamed lamb (sauce had ginger and the meat was very tender) and noodles with crab and spinach (recommend). Prices on the high end for a Chinese restaurant (in Oman) but not overly so. Total bill with starters,...More

Thank Eugene Y
Reviewed February 3, 2018

Our group of friends went for dinner. Food was awesome. Service was excellent. Indo Chinese cuisine was very good.

Thank pampanu
Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

So i visited golden oryx after really long, since its been open for a while in muscat. We ordered for some chicken wantons and vegetable manchurian. They were good, however pricey for the quantity. For the main course we jus ordered singapore noodles which were...More

Thank Swathi V
Reviewed January 4, 2018

A short drive from The Sheraton with parking available on site. Would recommend this place as food & service were good & portions plentiful. Good value for money - prices similar to UK

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Reviewed December 19, 2017

Hardly busy with customers but one of the top 5 Chinese restaurants in Oman. Quiet environment and ya can taste the Chinese flavour in the food. Clean and fast service.

Reviewed December 7, 2017 via mobile

Came to our favorite Chinese joint after a long time. This time we tried their Tom Yum soup with Prawn - it was well prepared and very tasty. Others stayed with their favorite Hot and Sour chicken soup. American Chopsuey was as usual perfect. Mixed...More

Thank devil5657
Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

First of all, this is not an authentic Chinese restaurant - it's an Indo Chinese place! We have been coming here for the past 20 years and it's always a safe bet for good tasty food. The portions are large, the food is tasty and...More

Thank Milan M
Reviewed November 17, 2017

if you think you have eaten Chinese food, think again. This place has an awesome diversity and range of what they offer. Great ambiance and decor. the food is so perfect, they have been in Muscat for nearly 4 decades through all the ups and...More

Thank Shyam K
Reviewed October 29, 2017

The restaurant was highly recommended to us by couple of local friends. Went there for dinner with wife and two young kids. We ordered 2/3 starters which were decent and nothing to rave about. In the main course, we ordered a chicken dish and a...More

Thank madhurtodi
Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

We reached around 9.30 PM and choose and guided guided by waiter and suddenly around after 15 min the manager came down and told us "we cannot take order for 30 min as kitchen us busy " . Why it was not told during our...More

Thank Suman N
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Swathi A
September 16, 2015|
Response from Socioholics | Property representative |
Dear Swathi, Thank you for your query. We currently don't have gluten-free options. Hope to see and serve you soon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Al Burj Street | Ruwi, Ruwi 112, Oman
  • Location: Middle East  >  Oman  >  Muscat Governorate  >  Ruwi
  • Phone Number: +968 24 702266
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