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The Golden Oryx

Al Burj Street | Ruwi, Ruwi 112, Oman
+968 24 702266
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good52%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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Japanese, Chinese, Thai, Mongolian
$$ - $$$
Al Burj Street | Ruwi, Ruwi 112, Oman
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Reviewed January 18, 2017

Tucked away in a relatively quiet location on Rex Road, lovely ambience, decent Chinese meal with large servings and good service. Although the quality was good, it is perhaps over-hyped. Perhaps more suited to Corporate and Group get-togethers than family meals

Thank Hanoz A
Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

Variety of Asian food(Thai, Chinese, Mongolian bar b q), best Peking duck in town, great portions, beautiful food, friendly knowledgeable staff, alcohol licensed, great value for money.

Thank Sylquin
Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

We have been visiting Golden Oryx for the last 32 years and have always come away extremely satisfied with the quality of food as well as the service.in addition to Chinese,the menu also includes Thai cuisine. I am particularly partial to the Peking Duck,the Prawn...More

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Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

Delicious Chinese food and their crispy lamb and lemon chicken is a must. Perfect quantities for the price you are paying. The service is top notch and had a wonderful time there.

Thank salil G
Reviewed November 29, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant's experience for me was amazing. This was my 4th visit in last 6 years but experience remain same. The staff is very friendly, food was really upto mark. Specially I love the Schezwan Prawns.. if you are visiting for a family dine in,...More

Thank vikrams71
Reviewed November 23, 2016 via mobile

Had been visiting this joint since the last 20 years or so and am glad to know - they have maintained the quality as well as the serving sizes. Still one of the best joints to have Chinese (Indo-Chinese) foods in Oman, though now being...More

Thank devil5657
Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

We turned up at 8pm to a near empty restaurant, normally a bad sign - but in our case we were just there before it warmed up. By the time we left there were more diners and a better atmosphere. Portion size was huge, you...More

Thank FineWineDrinker
Reviewed November 14, 2016

This is one of the oldest and better Chinese food joint. serves Beer too. Once I tried their Mongolian Barbeque-We all had to come hungry - undercooked ...probably we do not a taste for uncooked food?? Old Classy dine in place. Good food, good service....More

Thank Rajesh M
Reviewed November 9, 2016 via mobile

The best duck dish in town . The restaurant is located in bait Al falaj in a very quite place. Atmosphere is very pleasant. The also serve mangulian cusine

Thank Marameromay96 S
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Couple of times have been here and after a break had gone back to taste a different variation and should say we're not disappointed. Overall the ambience is good and dishes are decently priced. Possibly what lacked was that there was no real advice in...More

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AmitSampat, Owner at The Golden Oryx, responded to this reviewResponded October 20, 2016

Thank you very much for your review and appreciate your feedback. We are delighted that we haven't disappointed you with our food, and we promise to scale up our service and recommendations. Please also keep a lookout for our new menu (launching soon) , Friday...More

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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
Japanese, Chinese, Thai, Mongolian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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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