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Muscat Light Restaurant and Coffeeshop

Muscat, Oman
+968 24 736544
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good48%
  • Average30%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
19 Mar 2017
“Good experience”
23 Sep 2016
“Reasonable price and tasty food.We are lucky !”
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Middle Eastern
Muscat, Oman
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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped in to this simple little cafe on a roundabout as we wandered around after visiting National Museum in Muscat, recommend chicken mokboos & vege pulouf ( this is how it's spelt on menu) and the pistachio milkshake, quick, cheap and plentiful along with...More

Thank kimandroddy h
Reviewed 23 September 2016

One of my friend gave a treat on her birthday for us. We ordered butter chicken, fried rice , fried jumbo prwans,parata and salad. The food was absolutely delicious. Thank you so much Nikhi for nice treat and thank you Muscat light for nice food.

Thank Jannahkhan19 K
Reviewed 30 December 2015

To be fair we stopped by around 3 in the afternoon on a Saturday hoping to get food. The staff was not interested in helping us, but luckily the owner stopped by to drop off ice. Leaving his car running as he was obviously on...More

Thank JBandDJ
Reviewed 1 June 2015

I ate here after a morning walking with temperatures probably over 40. I got a mutton curry and banana juice. Both were adequate, nothing special but I certainly finished both off. I note this is listed in Lonely Planet and the prices are definitely a...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 3 August 2014

The fresh fruit juice was fabulous. It was okay. Nothing bad but not really fancy. If you have little kids and do want to spend a lot of money this is a place for you.

Thank Homawatts
Reviewed 10 July 2013

Food was good, Acceptable facilities.. Nice place to meet up with locals. This is one of the restaurants in Old Muscat you should try out cause of its good food and not so costly prices.. Friendly service. Worth a try for once even though there...More

4  Thank FuriousJo
Reviewed 14 April 2013

The Indian food was good, the water cold, the A/C cool, ok facilities.. nice after a long hot walk. We most enjoyed watching and talking to the locals who came in to buy take-out food, some with adorable children.

1  Thank Amerloque
Reviewed 4 April 2013

They are not many restaurants in Old Muscat. I went to the Muscat Light Restaurant because it is recommended in Lonely Planet. I was pleased to find a very good restaurant-coffeshop, extremely cheap. Friendly service. Perfect if you want a quick meal and need a...More

2  Thank PascaleC433
Reviewed 23 March 2013 via mobile

We went here as part of the walking tour suggested in Lonely Planet. Seeing as Muscat is a seaside town we ordered the fish & chips expecting thick, white fish. Unfortunately it came out really brown, chewy & thin. It want the fresh fish we...More

Thank kristyrebecca
Reviewed 26 March 2012

This little Indian restaurant which is in the middle of a row of three typical local eateries right in the centre of the old town by the palace was recommended by our taxi-driver and he was right to do so. We had a late, light...More

Thank vegahoilc
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Muscat, Oman
  • Location: Middle East  >  Oman  >  Muscat Governorate  >  Muscat
  • Phone Number: +968 24 736544
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