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Al Khawali Restaurant

Medhat Basha Street | Old Damascus, Damascus, Syria
+963 11 222 5808
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“syrian food” (4 reviews)
“old city” (4 reviews)
“war” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
$$ - $$$
Medhat Basha Street | Old Damascus, Damascus, Syria
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

good place to have afine M. eastern dinner while ejoying the old city architecture of the house. you can sit in the center of teh yard next to teh water fountain of ask to sit in the top level where you can have a higher...More

1  Thank Talalloo
Reviewed 25 August 2017

we had great dinner there with friends and we smoke water pipe everything's was so great we hope one day to go back there again .....................................................................................................

Thank Muranomax
Reviewed 2 July 2017

As a Lebanese I used to visit Damascus very often and every time in the last years before war my family and I had lunch at AL khawali , it was amazing with great delusions Syrian food ,moreover this place reflects the shami character in...More

1  Thank bdr111
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

We went there many times , but we wasn't satisfid with the food at all, even the plase is beitifull.

Thank Haifa S
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

I went to al khawali several times before the war. I just fell in love with the ambience and the food....! Freshly baked pans with the best hummus in the world. Highly, highly recommended when you can visit there again.

Thank Graceqiu
Reviewed 30 June 2015

The atmosphere is awesome, the food quality is superb, the staff are friendly, even if it is crowded you will never feel embarrassed. It's a place that you can never forget

1  Thank MoustaphaRamadan
Reviewed 19 January 2015 via mobile

I visited this restaurant plenty of times with my parents when i was a child;i wonder if it is still there in this war. It was amazing ....

Thank Reem A
Reviewed 15 December 2014

My wife and I visited Syria just before the war began. Al Khawali was the best restaurant we visited in Damascus; and we had dinner here several times. We are very happy to see, that in 2014 a review was sent to describe an experience...More

9  Thank Mars V
Reviewed 14 June 2014

One of the nicest place in Damascus. Wandering how they're going right now… Me and my girlfriend fell in love with this place the first time we get in.

Thank Canecamillo
Reviewed 3 February 2013

most famouse resturant in damascus city .this is one of the expensive resturant in damascus,l like very much this resturant , meals and service in very good .. more than 6 time i have visit this resturant ..

1  Thank Ali R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Medhat Basha Street | Old Damascus, Damascus, Syria
  • Location: Middle East  >  Syria  >  Damascus
  • Phone Number: +963 11 222 5808
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