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Bawabit Madaba

King Talal Street | close to visitors center, Madaba 17110, Jordan
+962 5 324 0335
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“chicken” (8 reviews)
“mixed grill” (5 reviews)
“greek salad” (2 reviews)
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Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
King Talal Street | close to visitors center, Madaba 17110, Jordan
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner there last night and absolutely loved the experience! Our server Hanna went above and beyond to ensure that we had a great dinning experience. The food was awesome especially the mixed grill and the lamb. The beer and wine were also great and...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely restaurant serving super local food. Try the Bawabit Madaba chicken. Friendly staff, with local tips and excellent service. Thank you

Thank Alice M
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Friendly staff, great variety of food, try it out. Ate there twice and was delighted evry time. The owner is a friendly lady and you may order beer.

Thank Martin M
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

A roof top terrace with nice seating, staff is friendly and quick to help you. We (2 persons) ate 2 mezzes and both a main course, which is a lot of food! Good came quickly and was reasonably priced. We also drank a local beer,...More

Thank Marloes C
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent food selection and taste hard to differentiate from the home made.the service is outstanding and very friendly atmosphere definitely I would go back and recommend it for friend.

Thank Ammar A
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Very friendly staffs, best service we have had so far in Jordan. Food was delicious. Good prices and portion. Excellent location with beautiful view from terrace. Menu could have been more extensive.

Thank concernedThaicitizen
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I dined at bawabit on its terrace. The view on the Town's church and mosque after sunset when the towers are lighted was probably the nicest view during our whole stay in Jordan. We also had a chat with the architect who...More

Thank Christian K
Reviewed 13 April 2017

recommended especially in the evenings, because of the nice view of the mosque and church, so try to get a table on the terasse. food was good, as expected for the price (payed 8.5 jd for the madaba chicken). extremely nice service, and even the...More

Thank 124valerie
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

After a week in Jordan, the food and service at this restaurant stand head and shoulders above the rest! From the minute you walk in the door you instantly feel welcomed and taken care of. The restaurant is large and can accommodate larger parties if...More

1  Thank dawn3332
Reviewed 17 November 2016

After spending a few hours wandering around the mosaic locations of Madaba I was in need of some good food and found it in this lovely restaurant. I had the local Madaba chicken special and was thoroughly delighted - it was a tasty treat. My...More

Thank Myddle
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:45
10:00 - 23:45
10:00 - 23:45
10:00 - 23:45
10:00 - 23:45
10:00 - 23:45
10:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: King Talal Street | close to visitors center, Madaba 17110, Jordan
  • Location: Middle East  >  Jordan  >  Madaba Governorate  >  Madaba
  • Phone Number: +962 5 324 0335
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