We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

My Mom's Recipe Restaurant

Tourism Street | Wadi Musa, Petra - Wadi Musa 71810, Jordan
+962 7 7082 4824
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“rice” (86 reviews)
“lamb” (71 reviews)
“hummus” (78 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Arabic, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Tourism Street | Wadi Musa, Petra - Wadi Musa 71810, Jordan
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (1,347)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 988 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Had been here for dinner after a long trek at Petra. The menu consisted of variety of dishes and easy to choose from. Moreover the order took barely 10 to 15 mins to be served, it was extremely fast and professional. The staff too were...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank JenMats
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent fruit juices, great grilled meat, delicious local main dishes. The 6 of us were simply happy and left with a smile on our face. Evenso it was our last dinner in Jordan...We will be back.

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Cantonadi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is a very friendly and homey spot, great for families and friends. We got lots of great tips on what to look for during our Petra tour and what to make sure not to miss. The food was great, I recommend the mixed...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank andresjaguilar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beyond the incredible food and great decore, the staff was Immensely friendly and extremely helpful. Had great local tips, answered any questions in Jordan or Petra and everything we are was delicious

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Chris B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here for dinner after a local recommendation. Although we initially were put off as it does not serve alcohol, we decided to give it a go. The food was tasty and the service was attentive. We tried a few local dishes Mansaf and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank rudkins
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was good. Different atmosphere. Food was decent. They make fresh bread here to order. The fattoush was horrible and would not recommend.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank shefpat
Reviewed 1 week ago

Given the high reviews this restaurant had on Google (4.4/5), we thought we would give this place a try. However, it ended up being a disappointment. The food was bland and the portions weren’t that big. The service was reasonably quick, but didn’t feel welcoming....More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank robz643
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner two nights. The restaurant was recommend buy our tour guide. It was excellent. The third floor looks like a Bedouin camp site. The first three main dishes on the menu are a must !!!! Do not forget to try the lemon mint...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Bernaschina
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here for dinner to enjoy their traditional dish Mansef and we were just delighted! We had to walk up about 4 flights of stairs but the place is decorated so beautifully! There was a man playing live music and it just had a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
5  Thank Puddles83
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good food try the local plates and it has good prices as well ,very good and fast service , with fantastic views during sunset

Date of visit: December 2018
3  Thank nikos3p
Nearby HotelsSee all 40 hotels in Petra - Wadi Musa
Edom Hotel Petra
614 reviews
.00 miles away
La Maison Hotel Petra
809 reviews
.06 miles away
Movenpick Resort Petra
3,876 reviews
.06 miles away
Sun Set Hotel
209 reviews
.08 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Reem Beladi Restaurant
608 reviews
.49 miles away
Al-Wadi Restaurant
2,554 reviews
.63 miles away
Beit Al-Barakah Restaurant
772 reviews
.62 miles away
Zawaya Restaurant
309 reviews
.68 miles away
Nearby Attractions
1,790 reviews
.84 miles away
Obelisk Tomb
144 reviews
.51 miles away
Petra Kitchen
345 reviews
.05 miles away
Petra Museum
136 reviews
.16 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Jib I
April 5, 2018|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Raed1380 | Reviewed this property |
I think it's preferred specifically in the high season. Honestly my own experiment was without any reservation and we found a table very easily, the floor is large and the staff are helpful.
April 7, 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from SC167 | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall exactly but it was not what I'd call expensive- fair price, good value for an excellent meal. Good idea to check their web site.
April 7, 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from alopezbarton | Reviewed this property |
About 15 USD a person. Varies based on dish ordered. Large helpings, I think we split a dish when there.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tourism Street | Wadi Musa, Petra - Wadi Musa 71810, Jordan
  • Location: Middle East  >  Jordan  >  Ma'an Governorate  >  Petra - Wadi Musa
  • Phone Number: +962 7 7082 4824
  • E-mail
My Mom Recipe Restaurant is specialized in traditional Jordanian food, located in the tourist area of Petra
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing