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Damascus Road | across from Zenobia Hotel, Palmyra, Syria
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29 Apr 2011
“Great hospitality provide by charming owner, Jameel”
8 Feb 2011
“Very good place to eat mansaf and have a drink"”
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Middle Eastern
Damascus Road | across from Zenobia Hotel, Palmyra, Syria
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Reviewed 29 April 2011

At Jameel's invitation we stopped here in the afternoon and returned later for dinner, mezzes and a magnificent masaf prepared by Jameel. Afterwards we enjoyed more tea and fruit by an open wood fire, chatting with Jameel. A genuine taste of Bedouin hospitality.

Thank Will059
Reviewed 8 February 2011

"We had a very good time staying in this restaurant while it was raining outside. We spent almost 6 hours, sitting next to a small brazier, reading and chatting with Jameel. We had lunch and dinner. Jameel cooked a delicious mansaf."

Thank solous
Reviewed 5 January 2011

A winter night in the Syrian desert, in a tent warmed (somewhat) by a wood burning stove. Delicious chicken and rice, dates and olives from the garden, NOT a tourist trap but a genuinely unique dining experience. We came to Palmyra for the sites, not...More

Thank Matfie
Reviewed 9 August 2010

This little restaurant looks extremely humble from outside but once inside you cannot fail to be charmed by the attentive owner. All the tables are outside at different levels leading down to the oasis plantation that is at a lower level than the dry dusty...More

Thank Chris-and-Joan
Reviewed 9 June 2010

We found this place by accident as we walked from the museum to the Bel Temple and stopped for lunch. We were so pleased with the food and the setting that we returned in the evening. Jameel the owner cooked us one of the best...More

Thank marymarc
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Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Damascus Road | across from Zenobia Hotel, Palmyra, Syria
  • Location: Middle East  >  Syria  >  Homs Governorate  >  Palmyra
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