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Formosa Chinese Restaurant

Aqaba Gateway, Aqaba 77110, Jordan
+962 3 206 0098
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“noodles” (7 reviews)
“spring rolls” (5 reviews)
“duck” (3 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Aqaba Gateway, Aqaba 77110, Jordan
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is delicious. We ordered one portion of vegetables spring rolls, stewed dumplings, chicken and a delicate shrimp noodles: all the dishes were tasty! The service was nice and always smiling. I would recommend you to try it.

Thank Carola B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love this place, you can tell they use fresh ingredients, everything was super tasty. The staff are brilliant and so lovely, very accommodating of vegetarians and vegans, highly recommend this for lunch or dinner.

1  Thank Bethany R
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Free wifi. Great food, and they serve alcohol even during the Ramadan. Realy nice staff. Is located in a center with various restaurants, bars and cafés. Great center!

1  Thank Helle M
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We had dinner here and enjoyed everything. Shrimp and Chinese Cabbage was good. Steamed dumplings were awesome and Cashew Chicken was spot on. Draft Amstels were cold and cheaper than what you find in Amman. We even got free dessert. If you are in Aqaba...More

1  Thank adventuresinculture
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

It is my fourth visit to Aqaba and I am always happy to return to Formosa. Nice atmosphere, very good service and the food is excellent. Today we had duck with pancakes, and it was very tasty. I highly recommend. Best

1  Thank RLalinerte
Reviewed 14 May 2017

I go there often, for their dumplings! They are friendly, service is very good (not excellent as they forgot to bring one of my dishes....happened twice) They have nice visual menus, comfy tables, nice cozy location.

1  Thank Maamoun A
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent food.Good service and very good prices .We were there for lunch We had vegetable spring rolls for starter and had two main dishes and vegetable rice.Wanted to have fried banana for dessert but where too full because of the big portion of the main...More

1  Thank Wafa M
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I am an American that has traveled extensively throughout the workd, spending years working in Chicago's and San Francisco's Chinatown areas. I ate here recently as I wanted to introduce my Jordanian wife and her family to Chinese food. The food was decent True Chinese...More

1  Thank Michael1440
Reviewed 31 March 2017

We were in Aqaba for a short 2 hour transit and we were hungry after a 4 hour road trip from Amman. As we were walking around Aqaba Gateway Complex, we spotted this beautiful cozy restaurant tucked away like a gem. My boyfriend wasn't a...More

1  Thank Raina63
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

I live in Aqaba and it's our favourite restaurant. Great family business with friendly staff and such great tasty food. Would recommend to anyone visiting aqaba. And great bar upstairs too. Enjoy xx

1  Thank Lisa M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aqaba Gateway, Aqaba 77110, Jordan
  • Location: Middle East  >  Jordan  >  Al Aqabah Governorate  >  Aqaba
  • Phone Number: +962 3 206 0098
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