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Al Qantarah

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Just off the main road to Petra, Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
+962 3 215 5535
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Fredericton, Canada
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487 reviews
284 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 234 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Why just order dinner? Cook your own! We went as a group to the upstairs area, all set up for a cooking class. There were 13 of us. The restaurant chef and his father got us all gathered at a giant table, chopping up vegetables, squeezing lemons, stirring lentil soup and having a good time. They really did a lot... More 

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Draper, Utah
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504 reviews
324 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very large facility, multi level, many spacious rooms that is a favorite of bus groups and locals as well. A very large meze table to start with varied and excellent choices and simply amazing hummus and a spicy chili to accompany it if you are a fan of "hot stuff"! After filling yourself with the great appetizers, if there... More 

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Thank Jack M
Israel
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316 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located close to the Petra antiquities the place has decent tourist food that is fresh and edible, the service is also fair.

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Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
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156 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Even though located little bit away from the tourism street, this seems to be a good restaurant. We had buffet for lunch. Choices were good with live chicken cooked.. Desserts were awesome.. Staff helpful.. Better than few other restaurants in the main town with a reasonably good price...

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Thank Mohamed A
Tel Aviv, Israel
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170 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there for lunch, the restaurant offers a set buffet of mostly Arab food. The falafel and few of the salads were good and fresh. The main dishes were poor. Nice setting

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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291 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a set menu here after a day in Petra. It was a no hangups kind of place with rustic decorations. It wasn't too busy on A Monday night. The appetizers were okay - the hummus and baba ghanouch were the best . The fattoush was missing dressing. The Sinia Dajaj ( Tomato with chicken) was excellent. The Kofta... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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81 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Our guide arrange dinner here our last night in Jordan. It was a great meal & very typical Jordanian fare & lots of food. I liked the vegetables & salads very fresh. The main course was mutton with a white gravy they call Yogurt. A little heavy for me but everyone seemed to enjoy.

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Pak Phli, Thailand
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3 reviews
Reviewed 11 March 2017

We have a dinner in this restaurant it was a good choice after very long day in Petra they serve a lot of local choices and they have very good services

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Thank anjilo f
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

It's all you can eat food. They have very fresh salads and so many variants.. If you love salad.. You will happy Don't forget to take the chicken outside ... Their grill chicken very delicious.. Also they have delicious special jordanian rice.. If you like pasta.. There's also pene on the menu.. Pene with special jordanian sauce Great resto to... More 

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Shanghai, China
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42 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

They provide the set menu, salad dishes are delicious and fresh, main courses taste good. It's not a bad choice if you will stay in Petra for more than 1 night.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Just off the main road to Petra, Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
  • Location: Middle East  >  Jordan  >  Ma'in Governorate  >  Petra - Wadi Musa
  • Phone Number: +962 3 215 5535

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?