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Nabataean Tent Restaurant

Petra, Wadi Musa, Petra - Wadi Musa 71810, Jordan
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good50%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
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“salad” (2 reviews)
“buffet lunch” (2 reviews)
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Middle Eastern
Petra, Wadi Musa, Petra - Wadi Musa 71810, Jordan
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

Right in the middle of Petra and is one of two restaurants on site. One is alcohol free and the other is not. Buffet lunch had a good vaiety of food and price was reasonable. Good place to stop and rest.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ronstagehand
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Our tour group ate here and were very happy..friendly host, good food and a nice break from touring Petra..thank you !

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Sirlarry9
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Buffet lunch with a good variety of food. Middle Eastern food, meat, salad and dessert. A good place to stop while at Petra

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank anniestravelreviews
Reviewed 29 January 2018

There are only two restaurants on the site and I really prefer this one. The Basin restaurant is overrun by tour groups and by far not as good and friendly. The staff at the Nabataen Tent Restaurant was really nice. They were not pushy, they...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank loriz155
Reviewed 22 January 2018

After a nice walk up to the Monastery, we were hungry and this restaurant was a good option. Good food, nice staff and good ratio quality/price.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Santmartinenca
Reviewed 10 December 2017

We arrived to the basin with 2 hungry children. We popped our heads into the larger of the two restaurants in the basin first, not realising there was a second option. As we entered it said Crown Plaza which doesn't make you feel that a...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Fiona S
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Good well prepared food in the local style. clean and kindly served to us for lunch along with excellent mint tea

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank fussy011
Reviewed 5 November 2016

It is situated at the end of the main track. A very good place for lunch and reflection what you want to do next. I recommend the falafel sandwich

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank a_linQ
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Nice locals restaurant where they actually eat and hang out in the Basin. We had the buffet, was very nice and fresh tasting. They do not require you to purchase anything more then a water to sit inside or sit outside in the shade for...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank wick1979
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The buffet was tired looking when we arrived, but we had read that the restaurant offers a sack lunch. SO glad we asked about it! For 7JD they brought us a plastic bag with: 5 falafel generous stack pita bread orange 3 packets soft, spreadable...More

Date of visit: June 2016
1  Thank Laura H
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Dennis D
12 January 2017|
Response from Laura H | Reviewed this property |
Marriott is in the town of Wadi Musa, but Nabataean Tent Restaurant is inside Petra (the ancient city). You pay the admission fee at the visitor's Center, walk through the Siq and follow the main road that passes by most of... More
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Groups, Child-friendly
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  • Address: Petra, Wadi Musa, Petra - Wadi Musa 71810, Jordan
  • Location: Middle East  >  Jordan  >  Ma'an Governorate  >  Petra - Wadi Musa
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