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The Oriental Restaurant

Main Street, Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
+962 3 215 7087
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (49 reviews)
“coconut cake” (7 reviews)
“lamb” (18 reviews)
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Middle Eastern, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
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1 - 10 of 280 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Overpriced and tourist quality (bad). Not good. You pay for the location We tried 4 different starters, all of them were barely acceptable.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank adaltoy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a decent meal here. Lots of variety on the menu and they provided free wifi. At the end of the meal, served complimentary coconut cake which was delicious. A good place to go after a long day exploring Petra.

Date of visit: December 2018
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

The name intiles rhe ingredients and the style at the same time! You may find food everywhere in this world, but food is different from place to another. At this restaurant you feel like you are part of the experience. You eat, set and talk...More

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

Unrespectful staff. Not going to come back here. The food was also not that special and we didn't enjoyed it!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Trip37437528271
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

We entered the place, a short guy little full, told us directly "no place :), we are full". We went out, an other (old) couple entered & they went to the same guy & they went to sit at a table! We were shocked so...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RachidT152
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for dinner during our visit to Petra and we were very happy with everything ! The pizza was outstanding and the service was great . The prices are very reasonable as well. The menu offered a little of everything for everyone. Definitely...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Trish L
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

The food is really good and the people really nice. We went there on our first night in Petra because we found that there was a lot of choice of dishes, especially local dishes, and it was great. On our second day, we tried another...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Ornella S
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

The coconut cake was awesome!! I really wanna have another one after I finished mine. The food was okay, a little bit salty for us!!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank sakanju
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

Having spent 2 weeks eating wonderful middle eastern food, we fancied a change. We saw the sign “bafu” Chinese restaurant and found it on the 4th floor of the Edom hotel. To be honest, we thought the place was closed as no one was in...More

Date of visit: September 2018
3  Thank gerifc
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

Dined here after visiting Petra and was pleasantly surprised by the quality! Great hummus, fattoush and babaganoush and service was very friendly

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank justinabidaher
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
  • Location: Middle East  >  Jordan  >  Ma'an Governorate  >  Petra - Wadi Musa
  • Phone Number: +962 3 215 7087
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