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Al-Quds Restaurant

Al-Malek al-Hussein St | Downtown, Direction: downhill, as though going to Arab Bank, Al-Husseini Mosque, Amman, Jordan
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“lamb” (20 reviews)
“rice” (22 reviews)
“yogurt” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Middle Eastern, Halal
££ - £££
Al-Malek al-Hussein St | Downtown, Direction: downhill, as though going to Arab Bank, Al-Husseini Mosque, Amman, Jordan
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited this restaurant on our final night in Amman as it was recommended by our hotel. We visited during Ramadan and if you want to be in the first sitting you need to be here around 20-30 minutes before the fast is broken (at...More

Thank tolovetolive
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in Jordan for a couple of weeks. This was the only restaurant we did not enjoy. Was really disappointed with this resturant unfortunately. The service was appalling. 3 members of staff waiting on the 4 tables that had people at them. We thought...More

Thank GraemeMcEwan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here in May 2018 & couldn't leave quickly enough! Service poor.... very much got the impression they didn't favour westerners & certainly not western women. Food below average... bread served in a plastic bag... given all the lovely fresh breads we'd enjoyed previously in...More

Thank Gillian M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here for our final dinner on our tour and I had the mensef. It was very tasty and had lots of flavour. If you are in Jordan definitely a must try dish.

Thank EmJ255068
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Try the famous Jordanian manasaf chicken rice! Caution: there’s no falafel here contrary to a common travel review misunderstanding. Nonetheless, there’s some really amazing meat and chicken dishes here definitely worth trying! This place is just a walking distance from the main Amphitheater area, along...More

Thank Shubham S
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend ordered chicken makloubeh. What arrived was fatty lamb with kind of dry rice. My puff pastry parcel with rice and meat was dry and burned on the bottom. The people working there didn't care at all. Avoid and go to any of the...More

Thank Smith4790
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

It’s always a struggle to find an authentic local restaurant rather than one offering the standard tourist menu. Al-Quds, also rather confusingly called Jerusalem Restaurant, is a proper Jordanian cafe style restaurant that seems to be much favoured by the locals. Try the traditional lamb...More

Thank Rowington
Reviewed 8 April 2018

It is one of the oldest restaurants at old Amman down town , it is always a good choice for the local food with a good budget .

Thank Darwihs
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

I’ve lived and eaten in the Arab world a lot and the food here was delicious! The restaurant was clean. The service was quick. The food was delicious. We ordered shawarma, tabouleh (YUM!) and hummus. Be sure to leave room for dessert! We had baklava...More

Thank NanafromCanada
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

We go to this restaurant as a group of friends. The food is okay (chicken grill something and some chicken dish and desert). But the waiter manner is very bad and terrible. He bring out the menu while my friends looking on it and hit...More

Thank Kultacha S
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Ahmed M
13 January 2018|
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Response from Talha T | Reviewed this property |
You are not required to reserve. There is ample space and service is fast.
Amina D
21 July 2017|
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Response from OzS | Reviewed this property |
There is plenty of space, its large. On the other hand its probably very busy at certain times.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Al-Malek al-Hussein St | Downtown, Direction: downhill, as though going to Arab Bank, Al-Husseini Mosque, Amman, Jordan
  • Location: Middle East  >  Jordan  >  Amman Governorate  >  Amman
  • Phone Number: 4630168
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