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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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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“hummus” (29 reviews)
“baklava” (8 reviews)
“rice” (21 reviews)
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10:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Middle Eastern, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, 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 1 week ago via mobile

A normal restaurant, a little above average in a city were everything is too touristic and you pay a high price for median quality.

Thank Cuca8219
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Typical dishes, ample serving,friendly staff. A good escape from standardized hotel cuisine. With 15 dinars per personne you can get tasty traditional appetizers, various méat dishes

Thank Patrick A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came for lunch with Kids after visiting Petra and we ordered Mansaf... it was yummy so delicious .. BTW we came to know it's 32 years old one and the first resturant in Petra..

Thank Rami A
Reviewed August 14, 2017

Appalling food. The worst meal we have had in Jordan in the last 10 days. The salad came with half the ingredients missing and no dressing and the main course was so obviously old food which had been re-heated. The rice was old and hard...More

1  Thank M9288AVmarka
Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

Friendly wait staff, and the food is simply delicious. The Gallayah and Maglubah are both excellent! Be sure to visit if you come to Petra !

Thank Pchou1026
Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

After a disappointing dinner at Marriott where we stayed, the next day we decided to eat somewhere in town. Hotel staff refused to give any advice, so we asked taxi driver. He immediately told us that he knows the best restaurant in town which turned...More

Thank attache_14
Reviewed July 14, 2017

I went here to try bedouin food and ordered Maqluba (12 JD so more expensive than I expected) but when it came, the entire middle of the dish, including potatoes and the lamb were still half frozen. I returned it to them but then decided...More

3  Thank Liz D
Reviewed July 12, 2017

I had a good diner with my wife. The food is fresh and like everywhere else, I find Jordan expensive. The service is very good and it’s clean.

Thank TonyTiger19
Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

The first wave of our family group arrived around 8pm and then the next group arrived around 9.15 pm. All warmly welcomed. We tried everything from hummus, swarma, curries, halomi salad, and grilled chicken ( there are two grilled chicken dishes ... one a bit...More

Thank Tracey G
Reviewed July 6, 2017

Title pretty much says it all lol. Easy to find, outdoor tables, friendly staff, tasty food. But expensive; expected, really, as Wadi Musa has little choice for dining w/in walking distance of Petra entrance and for being on the tourist street. But all in all,...More

Thank 1dancing_fool
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Large groups
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'in 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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