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Red Cave Restaurant

Near Petra Main Gate | Walking distance from Petra Visitor Center, 20 meters from Petra Mevenpick Resort, Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
+962 3 215 5599
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“chicken” (37 reviews)
“hummus” (36 reviews)
“potatoes” (10 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Middle Eastern, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Near Petra Main Gate | Walking distance from Petra Visitor Center, 20 meters from Petra Mevenpick Resort, Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
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Reviewed 2 days ago

For a tourist town, this restaurant is super friendly. The main bedouin dishes, at least the two we tried, were really tasty. We ate two dinners there and enjoyed both of them. Thanks tripadvisor for helping us select this place.

Thank KimandFamily4
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had great falafel and shwarma sandwiches that were super tasty and filling. The owner made sure we liked our meal. The decoration is also very beautiful.

Thank Aaron A
Reviewed 3 days ago

After a long day of hiking through Petra, nothing better than a nice dinner. The local bedouin dishes were very tasty and freshly prepared. The only suggestion I would have is to add homemade bread, that's the true test in my opinion of a great...More

Thank WorldWiseTrade
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

And very close to the exit of Petra, so it is a good stop when you’re walking out after a long day trekking through it

Thank i0nu13
Reviewed 6 days ago

Friendly staff, some interesting menu offerings. I didn’t enjoy my Bedouin lamb “upside down” plate however my traveling companions thoroughly enjoyed their stew item. Serves alcohol

Thank 626claudiaq
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very delicious food and friendly staff! We ordered the hummus, tabouleh and mansaf and polished off our food right away. The mint lemonade is also refreshing.

Thank Kkwc1015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice service and good food. Highly recommended! The waiter was super nice with us even if it was already very late and there were no more guests in the restaurant.

Thank Irene D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the pleasure of visiting the Red Cave on our last evening in Petra at the end of April beginning of May. We love Middle Eastern food and this place is fantastic and good value for money. We had met Ayman, the Restaurant Manager,...More

Thank GemGem181064
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here May 1018 & would highly recommend. Excellent service, fabulous food, great value for money, very good location too as minutes from Petra's main gate, meaning very handy at the end of a long day's walking/ hiking for a fantastic meal.

Thank Gillian M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food here is brilliant, tastes fantastic and is beautifully presented. The restaurant is in a fantastic location, prices are really good and the staff are very friendly. We don't tend to go back to restaurants when we are on holiday as we like to...More

Thank GraemeMcEwan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
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: Near Petra Main Gate | Walking distance from Petra Visitor Center, 20 meters from Petra Mevenpick Resort, Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
  • Location: Middle East  >  Jordan  >  Ma'an Governorate  >  Petra - Wadi Musa
  • Phone Number: +962 3 215 5599
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Oriental Restaurant Badawi character in the way of cooking and modern in the way the service prices affordable for everyone The restaurant seats up to 220 people
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