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Bawabit Madaba

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King Talal Street | close to visitors center, Madaba 17110, Jordan
+962 5 324 0335
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10:00 - 23:45
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 23:45
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food selection and taste hard to differentiate from the home made.the service is outstanding and very friendly atmosphere definitely I would go back and recommend it for friend.

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Thank Ammar A
Sydney, Australia
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very friendly staffs, best service we have had so far in Jordan. Food was delicious. Good prices and portion. Excellent location with beautiful view from terrace. Menu could have been more extensive.

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Thank concernedThaicitizen
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3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I dined at bawabit on its terrace. The view on the Town's church and mosque after sunset when the towers are lighted was probably the nicest view during our whole stay in Jordan. We also had a chat with the architect who designed the new building and runs the place. The service was extremely polite and after... More 

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Thank Christian K
Erlangen, Germany
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

recommended especially in the evenings, because of the nice view of the mosque and church, so try to get a table on the terasse. food was good, as expected for the price (payed 8.5 jd for the madaba chicken). extremely nice service, and even the boss said hi. very very clean. note: the place moved and got more chic! you... More 

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Thank 124valerie
Fort Walton Beach, Florida
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77 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a week in Jordan, the food and service at this restaurant stand head and shoulders above the rest! From the minute you walk in the door you instantly feel welcomed and taken care of. The restaurant is large and can accommodate larger parties if necessary. There was also a rooftop patio with beautiful views opening soon, it will be... More 

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London
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56 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

After spending a few hours wandering around the mosaic locations of Madaba I was in need of some good food and found it in this lovely restaurant. I had the local Madaba chicken special and was thoroughly delighted - it was a tasty treat. My friend had the mixed grill, which was also mouth watering. if you are hungry -... More 

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Thank Myddle
Amman, Jordan
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147 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

At the end of the day and after a long day walking in Madaba it's a nice restaurant to go to to relax and to enjoy the food and the drinks ppl are friendly there and for sure it's a good place to have lunch or dinner and very clean ,go and for sure you ll love it as I... More 

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Thank MontherYASEEN
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139 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We decided to try this place out mainly because of the seating arrangements with the view overlooking the church and whilst the staff were very friendly the meal was terrible. The mixed grill was so dry, the chips soggy and the chicken and cheese looked slightly undercooked. It was such a shame and I feel terrible giving such a bad... More 

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Thank Hope V
Raidah S, Manager at Bawabit Madaba, responded to this review

Hello Sorry for this bad experience at our restaurant we wish that you notified us directly which give us time to handle it and avoid happening with others We do care about our customer Sorry again plz accept our appologize More 

Saint John
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99 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Boring food and poor presentation and very small portions. Maybe we didn't choose well but small portions on all our orders made it poor value.

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Thank heydd55
Budapest, Hungary
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98 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Great food, attentive service, well spoken English, cozy atmosphere, I definitely recommend this place for visitors to Madaba. Lentil soup was a little different than the traditional lentil soup in Jordan, very good nonetheless. Grilled mix with greek salad was a rewarding choice. You can get the mint lemonade without sugar or with little sugar (this is my recommendation), it... More 

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1 Thank AndrasKis
Raidah S, Manager at Bawabit Madaba, responded to this review

Thank you for these encouraging words hope meet you again Raidah More 

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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 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Middle Eastern, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Romantic, Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:45
Monday
10:00 - 23:45
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:45
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:45
Thursday
10:00 - 23:45
Friday
10:00 - 23:45
Saturday
10:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: King Talal Street | close to visitors center, Madaba 17110, Jordan
  • Location: Middle East  >  Jordan  >  Madaba Governorate  >  Madaba
  • Phone Number: +962 5 324 0335

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?