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Beit Shocair for Culture and Heritage

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Address: Jabal Amman, End of Rainbow Street on Khirfan Street no 38, Amman 11181, Jordan
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+962 6 465 0308
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Beit Shociar is an old home built in the syrian style located in the heart...

Beit Shociar is an old home built in the syrian style located in the heart of Amman.It's a 3 story cultural house which has recently become a home for the arts.In beit shocair you will find a museum area,four shops for local designers,& an arabic restaurant & terrace with breathtaking views of Downtown Amman.There are weekly activities taking place there including workshops& poetry nights.

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nice place

nice place ,nice food with good price and excellent view of old amman , for family and friends . especially at night at summer time .

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 November 2014
khalqaqish
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Amman, Jordan
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Madaba, Jordan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2015

I have been there so many times but last time they had a new chef and new staff, it was perfect. i definitely recommend this place to everyone

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Amman, Jordan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2014

nice place ,nice food with good price and excellent view of old amman , for family and friends . especially at night at summer time .

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Amman, Jordan
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2014

this is a culture and heritage place and inside the place there is restaurant, the following feedback about the restaurant: Place is difficult to reach with no car parking. The food was horrible and overpriced, appetizers were so greasy that the pastries were almost floating! we sopped up the grease with napkins before we could eat them, but finally I... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2014

I only visited the restaurant for New year's eve party. I normally do not like to go out for New year's eve, preferring a quiet dinner at a restaurant or a family gathering. However, this time we decided to give it a shot and go to a party. Beit Shocair was a certainly great option. The building itself is worth... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2014

i enjoyed the restaurant decoration, The food is delcious, the place is beautiful and the staff are so nice

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2014 via mobile

The food is excellent and the views are gorgeous. You can browse around the building, which is an old mansion, for local arts and crafts and jewelry. The neighborhood itself is worth strolling around in, as it's atmospheric and represents Amman from days gone by.

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