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Abu Khalil

Rainbow Street | Facing Al-Ahliyyah School, Amman, Jordan
+962 6 463 8968
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good20%
  • Average28%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible16%
17 Jan 2017
“Very attractive”
3 Jan 2017
“Overpriced and lacking in quality”
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
Rainbow Street | Facing Al-Ahliyyah School, Amman, Jordan
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

I think it is from the first restaurant in Amman Still attractive Still Keeps its atmosphere and good food with the best prices

Thank Maenaddassi
Reviewed 3 January 2017

This place was so good for so long, but my last couple of visits were disappointing. The food isn't tasty and the place is very tired.

Thank AAlGhoul
Reviewed 24 November 2016

The restaurant located in Jabal Amman and you can walk to it from rainbow street. the serve a good food and options and the service is good but the hygiene is an issue as we went there and my sister experience gastrointestinal pain after few...More

Thank Majd A
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

My daughters love oriental food, so i remembered an old place that i use to eat in when i was young. Still had the same old look , the food was not as great as i use to remember and was a bit expensive for...More

Thank Khaldun A
Reviewed 21 February 2016

nice place. good atmosphere. nice staff. overpriced. the food is not bad, was much better years ago.

Thank Tamer N
Reviewed 8 February 2016

I first ate here back in the 1970's when the New York Times reviewed the place and gave it the wonderful review that it deserved at that time. In the years since it has gone downhill. Way downhill. The food is very greasy , overpriced...More

Thank William L
Reviewed 6 January 2016

I used to dine at that place since late 80's, when it was managed by Abu Khalil himself, I tried to dine there last night out of nostalgia. We stood for several minutes before anyone notice that we are waiting even thought that the place...More

Thank rebhihaddad
Reviewed 28 September 2015

This is one of the best Chinese restaurants in Amman, Great food, service and prices...portions are satisfying too. The restaurant is in the old section of Amman , so the neighbourhood is really nice to stroll around. And yes, they do serve alcohol.

Thank MayMustafa
Reviewed 18 September 2015

I decided to celebrate teh birthday of my 17 years old daughter in a place that it is private with very good food. Abu Khalil provided us with the excellent home made chinese food. The food presentation can be much better with little effort. We...More

Thank Samir Z
Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

I think it's 30+ years old, however still has great Chinese food with very reasonable prices of food and alcoholic drinks, it's very nice old style house in one of the oldest neighborhood in Jabal Amman area. Very busy over lunch time during the holiday...More

Thank Muhannad H
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Delivery, Takeout, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rainbow Street | Facing Al-Ahliyyah School, Amman, Jordan
  • Location: Middle East  >  Jordan  >  Amman Governorate  >  Amman
  • Phone Number: +962 6 463 8968
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