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Rakwet Kanaan

al Sa'adeh street, Aqaba, Jordan
+962 3 206 0080
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“tagine” (6 reviews)
“juice” (6 reviews)
“nice design” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Middle Eastern, Halal
$$ - $$$
al Sa'adeh street, Aqaba, Jordan
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My first time eating authentic Jordanian cuisine and it was delicious. The atmosphere was welcoming and the staff friendly and attentive.

Thank John B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A wonderful and outstanding place I spent a wonderful time with my friends during the days of Ramadan and the show was convenient, the service was nice and the food delicious

Thank Ghada Q
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As Bette Davis once famously put it, "what a dump." We wanted to eat on the second floor, but instead we were assigned to the stinky first floor, which was occupied by people smoking on water pipes, which stank up the whole restaurant. The food...More

Thank Dantonovitch
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Shame on you also come and contribute to your miserable tourism and you are also expelling Israelis. Do not let Israelis come to give you a living. Haters of Israel. They do not like themselves and your food is disgusting

Thank Shlomi n
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friends of mine tried to get a table, but the man at the door refused to accept them because they have Israeli passports. After talking to our tour guide he told us that this place is known for that and it is refusing guests also...More

1  Thank Shmaya K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We liked the comfy atmosphere and the kindness of the waiters. The food is tasty and you can choose among a very wide variety of dishes. Good place to chat with friends taking it easy before heading to the beach.

Thank WasefAbdulhadi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was shocked witnessing a situation where the staff threw out Israeli guests when they realized where they came from. We left as well. Such a behavior cannot be tolerated!

2  Thank EllenBerlin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I went there for lunch. The moment they discovered where we come from, they simply threw us out. This racist behaviors cannot be accepted. Stay away!

1  Thank arisan101
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The pictured dish is the "national dish" in Jordan, and apparently many other countries. I happened to eat it at this modest restaurant while on a tour after having had it the night before at an Arab restaurant in Tel Aviv. One quarter the price,...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I came to sit in this place with my friends to have good dinner. we were not noisy and were very polite but when the waiter find out that we are from Israel he said Israelis is not welcome here. Stay away!

3  Thank Nir L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$50
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: al Sa'adeh street, Aqaba, Jordan (Formerly Rakwet kanaan restaurant and cafe)
  • Location: Middle East  >  Jordan  >  Al Aqabah Governorate  >  Aqaba
  • Phone Number: +962 3 206 0080
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