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Petra Kitchen

| Petra, Petra - Wadi Musa 71810, Jordan
+962 3 215 5900
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Experience self cooking in Petra

Eid Nawafleh, owner Petra Kitchen, and team made our experience with cooking Jordanian cuisine very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ghaziabad, India
via mobile
Great experience preparing Middle Eastern food

I had a great time at Petra Kitchen. The chefs were funny and friendly. The groups I met were fun... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hillsborough, California
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THE PETRA KITCHEN is a delightful way to round out your Jordan travel experiences. Like any home kitchen, THE PETRA KITCHEN is a relaxed, informal atmosphere where you'll gather to prepare an evening meal, working alongside local women under the supervision of our chef. Each evening meal includes soup, cold and hot mezza and salads, and a main course-all typical Jordanian dishes. You will have get an inside glimpse of the secrets behind the famous regional cuisine of the Levant. THE PETRA KITCHEN offers an evening of learning, fun and a very special dining experience, with each dish gaining the special flavor of a reward well-earned. Great care has been taken to make THE PETRA KITCHEN a truly Jordanian experience-right down to the furnishings, all crafted in Jordan, the tableware, all produced by the Iraq al Amir Women's Co-operative, and the aprons and table linens, all hand-embroidered by the Jordan River Foundation. The regular price of 35 JD / per person. includes the cuisine course, meal and all non-alcoholic beverages as well as take-home recipes for all dishes prepared that evening. Special 5-night cuisine classes are also available, where in addition to the nightly sessions you will make shopping trips to the local markets with our chef. The 5-night classes include special arrangements for hotel accommodations, visits to Petra, and discounts on food products and other gift items available at THE PETRA KITCHEN and the MADE IN JORDAN gallery.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cooking class” (38 reviews)
“jordanian food” (17 reviews)
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| Petra, Petra - Wadi Musa 71810, Jordan
+962 3 215 5900
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Eid Nawafleh, owner Petra Kitchen, and team made our experience with cooking Jordanian cuisine very intense and interesting. Two hours of culinary guidance under expert chefs. Then you eat what you cooked. Offer to other guests too. Great fun. At $ 25 per head for...More

Thank chandersabharwal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a great time at Petra Kitchen. The chefs were funny and friendly. The groups I met were fun. I learned about other people's travel while chopping and preparing food. I am not a good cook but did learn something. I am not sure...More

Thank trang2010
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On the way up to Place of Sacrifice, there are several amazing places like this; fascinating for the constructions they are but also, like in this case, for how they represent Nabatean people mastered water engineering .

Thank Gemma B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Happy with our choice to experience Petra Kitchen. The atmosphere was casual and relaxed, and our host Ali and chef made sure we had fun and helped us throughout. They also made sure we all had opportunities to cut, slice, fry and smell what we...More

Thank Nic-Jerome
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

But, they all are fabulous rock carvings. Stay the day, drink lots of water. Go as early as possible to beat the heat and crowds.

Thank RickyLee
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Where should I start. First of all amazing crew. I brought some special jam from Norway and one of the chefs and I drove to a shop to find cream, so we could make a cloudberry cream. Perfect service and professional people. Ali, the manager,...More

Thank JanSmithSchneider
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Petra Kitchen was recommended. Ali, his staff, the Chefs made this hands on experience fun, entertaining and educational. After preparing the fresh ingredients and cooking our Jordanian dinner we sat with Ali who showed us how to eat the Jordanian way. Come with your appetite...More

Thank Teine2
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We went as a family of 6 and were joined by two other travellers from France. The whole evening was well organised by Ali and his two chefs and we had great fun making local natural cuisine and then eating it at the end as...More

Thank Schnozzers
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

It was really a fun experience. We cooked a soup, 3 types of salads, a hot starter (traditional jordanian) and a Maglouba (traditional Jordanian dish). Even as Lebanese it was all new to us. The experience itself is super fun because you get to meet...More

Thank michelboulad88
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We (Irish adult family of 5) loved every minute of this cooking class. Ali and the chef's created a really fun atmosphere with 9 attendees in total. we made soup, many hot and cold mezze dishes and a main course (all Jordanian classics) while learning...More

Thank Emily M
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Arooma G
25 September 2016|
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Response from Steve O | Reviewed this property |
I paid extra for it. This is not part of any program organized by the Petra historical park but could be part of a package prepared by your tour organizer. Most tour companies that focus on Petra know about this place.