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The Oriental Restaurant

Main Street, Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
+962 3 215 7087
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (39 reviews)
“coconut cake” (4 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (3 reviews)
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Middle Eastern, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Main Street, Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
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Reviews (267)
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1 - 10 of 201 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I stopped to this place for lunch when leaving Petra, I was just looking for something fast before hitting the road so I've ordered a cheese burger and to be honest it was not good; the burger was a frozen one, the bread was almost...More

Thank stefano c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Like other places in Jordan, we ate frozen food on the grill. The staff was very nice, and they offer a dessert, probably because of the Ramadan which was the best of our lunch. The drinks are just stupid expensive

Thank ploufdenlo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quality of food similar to most others on the strip running from Petra entrance gate. However, at least the staff here are friendly, pleased to see a returning customer and give out s free small, delicious, pastry at the end.

Thank DougF45
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We wanted American style casual food for dinner and we got it. Cheeseburger and fries and fresh pizza. Got service and free dessert.

Reviewed 14 May 2017

I thought that restaurants around Petra would be overly-priced and gross. Although there probably are some, Oriental Restaurant is decent. We had burgers and tea and the prices were reasonable. Approx $6-7JD / burger. If you don't have a box lunch for Petra, step outside...More

Thank Christina Y
Reviewed 12 May 2017

they serve really good tasty food, first day tried the pizza it was super tasty and then the next day I tried the local food upside mkloba, everyone should try it

Thank askdaak
Reviewed 27 April 2017

the good thing that you can see the chef cooking your food in front of you you can have the traditional and Jordanian meals or even the international meals upon request. the location also is few mesquites from the visitor center of Petra

Thank abumoo a
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

We are looking for a place, near d visit center and We find it! Excelent place, nice Stuff and Good occidental food. We can also order tipical jordanian meal. Fast service. We recomend it

Thank dusysss
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We were 2 couples and returned for second night to this restaurant. First night we had lamb shish kebab and lamb with rice and yogurt a local Jordanian dish that unfortunately I can't remember the name of. Both were pretty good and were approx 11...More

Thank dizlu
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

After many many Middle East meals and 20 km 8 hours walking and climbing around Petra....we decided that we were allowed something western...... we started with great maze, tabouleh, hot bread, yoghurt with cucumber, olives etc...... but then took a great lasagne with minced lamb...More

Thank marcdejong99
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
  • Location: Middle East  >  Jordan  >  Ma'in Governorate  >  Petra - Wadi Musa
  • Phone Number: +962 3 215 7087
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