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Middle Eastern
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Lunch, Dinner
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Takeout, Seating, Table Service
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All reviews chicken and rice yogurt local fish salad slightly spicy large portions mana pain nope drumsticks vaguely passable prominent inedible jd flavor jordan
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Reviewed March 15, 2020

They serve only 1 dish here...Al Mandi which comes with a bed of 3 different types of tasty rice topped with roasted chicken and I understand is a very typical dish in the region. As usual in Jordan, portions are quite big so keep this...into consideration when ordering...there is no big secret when ordering...there is no menu, so you just order for whatever amount of people you need for. Meal comes with sauces and small salads. We paid 4.5 JD for 2 people. You see locals come to dine here which is the best indicator for good authentic food.More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 1, 2020 via mobile

The Good The rice. Al Mandi is a prominent local dish of chicken and rice and the rice here is to die for. I know what you are thinking, it’s rice. Nope. It’s mana. With your chicken you get several types of rice and they...are ALL good. Our meal also came with yogurt, a passable bean soup, and a slightly spicy tomato sauce. But, seriously, y’all, the rice! All very affordable. The Bad It’s a bit away from the center making it a pain to get to. You are not coming here for the atmosphere- a woman eating here alone may feel vaguely uncomfortable. And the barbecued chicken was barely edible. Dry, dry, dry. LB ate half, if that, of her drumstick and she usually devours the things.More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed February 24, 2020 via mobile

Be careful they scam me and my wife on the price. They charge us 7.50JD instead of the real price of 3JD.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 26, 2020 via mobile

Paradise to all middle east flavor biryani addicts!! :) Portions are exceptionally generous. Tasty food at cheap price. We got take aways from here every evening. Single portion of rice lasted for 2 generous meals. :)

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 3, 2020 via mobile

Couldn’t be more pleased - excellent value and amazing quick chicken and rice! They also serve lamb.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed November 9, 2019 via mobile

Came here based on reviews we read and we were very happy with the decision. We had roast chicken with 2 different types of rice. The servings were huge and the food tasty. Would recommend sharing unless you are very hungry.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed October 28, 2019 via mobile

The Good The rice. Al Mandi is a prominent local dish of chicken and rice and the rice here is to die for. I know what you are thinking, it’s rice. Nope. It’s mana. With your chicken you get several types of rice and they...are ALL good. Our meal also came with yogurt, a passable bean soup, and a slightly spicy tomato sauce. But, seriously, y’all, the rice! All very affordable. The Bad It’s a bit away from the center making it a pain to get to. You are not coming here for the atmosphere- a woman eating here alone may feel vaguely uncomfortable. And the barbecued chicken was barely edible. Dry, dry, dry. Our daughter ate half, if that, of her drumstick and she usually devours the things.More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed October 10, 2019 via mobile

If you like chicken and/or rice, large portions and cheap prices then this is the right place for you. Delicious rice and enough to feed a small family, I would suggest getting a portion between 2. You will have a very good feed for 2...people for less than 10 JOD although the prices seem a little random. Highly recommend this place for anyone who stays in Madaba, definitely worth the short walk away from the central area.More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed August 9, 2019 via mobile

We went there for lunch. The food was soooo good, the staff was friendly, and the prices are great. Highly recommended!

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed July 10, 2019

You’ll find a smiling personnel and very generous portions of chicken with different types of flavoured rice. It was delicious and also quite affordable (3 JOD for 1 menu + soda). Do not leave Madaba without tasting it !

Date of visit: July 2019
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