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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
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Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food no dought, beautiful place with nice decorations but it was over rated, difficult to reach for tourist from out side Jordan. And very very expensive comparing to other places with same quality. My bill was 45.2 dinars for only 2 main dishes and...a bottle of water( which they forced me to have) The worst thing they did which was so not professional is that when i paid my 45.2 bill i gave the waiter 50 he gave me back 3 dinars instead of 4.8 because they toke 1 dinar for charity without asking for my permission and they didn't gave back the small change 0.8 !! they should not do such a thingMore

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed March 20, 2021

Dinned in Sufra for breakfast, they have good selection of food. Staff was friendly.. Thank you Jordan for taking good care of us. keep up the good work.

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed January 23, 2021 via mobile

Very delicious and traditional food. We really enjoyed our time there. The service is super friendly and good and also the quality of food. Highly recommend this place. It is worth to step in. 😊

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed January 14, 2021 via mobile

“What a lovely restaurant” What a lovely restaurant the crew is really amazing the food delicious. Sure will comeback again and again.

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed November 13, 2020 via mobile

If you happen to have friends over this is the right place to take them for lunch or dinner. The menu offers a wide variety of traditional dishes at great quality and taste. The atmosphere is amazing the very authentic

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed November 2, 2020

Excellent choice for having dinner if you're close by Rainbow Street. Nice meals, good service all in a very nice vintage mansion.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed August 4, 2020

Lovely place for special occassions. Some dishes are simply amazing like the fresh tabouleh and grilled cheese but other dishes (especially meat dishes) didn't live up to the expectation. However this place wins on ambiance and setting alone. A bit on the pricey side.

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed July 14, 2020 via mobile

On Saturday July 4th we had lunch @ Sufra Restaurant Amman The appetizers where excellent & very delicious but to my unexpected expectations the Mansaf & the Kunafeh were the worst you can ever taste We were surprised that those two items were tasteless &...not delicious at all The mixed grill was good but probably they use more tenderizers than they should Although this was not our first visit & they are known to be great but I wonder why we were not lucky on that day Anyway I hope that they will improve next timeMore

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed March 15, 2020 via mobile

Booked dinner here as recommended in the guide book. The food was really tasty and I enjoyed the national dish Mansaf. The lamb just fell apart. Service was great. The food was reasonably priced - less than £40 for 3 courses and soft drinks for...2- but this is probably a bit pricier than other local restaurants. The restaurant has a nice atmosphere and a welcoming decor. Definitely advise booking as it always seems busyMore

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 9, 2020 via mobile

The restaurant is very nice with a wide menu of local food. Tried the mansaf, hummus and a salad with a fresh lemon mint juice. Hot bread coming out from the kitchen all the time. All delicious. The service very attentive. Definitely recommended.

Date of visit: February 2020
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368vicw
November 21, 2019|
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Response from bouncerandy | Reviewed this property |
Probably not but beer and softies are part of the deal.
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March 22, 2019|
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Response from Kristen D | Reviewed this property |
We went on a Friday evening at 6pm and didn't wait for a table (nor had a reservation) and were seated right away.
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  • Sufra Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4.5