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Formosa Chinese Restaurant

Aqaba Gateway, Aqaba 77110, Jordan
+962 3 206 0098
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“noodles” (7 reviews)
“spring rolls” (5 reviews)
“duck” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
Aqaba Gateway, Aqaba 77110, Jordan
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1 - 10 of 164 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is my fourth visit to Aqaba and I am always happy to return to Formosa. Nice atmosphere, very good service and the food is excellent. Today we had duck with pancakes, and it was very tasty. I highly recommend. Best

Thank RLalinerte
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I go there often, for their dumplings! They are friendly, service is very good (not excellent as they forgot to bring one of my dishes....happened twice) They have nice visual menus, comfy tables, nice cozy location.

Thank Maamoun A
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent food.Good service and very good prices .We were there for lunch We had vegetable spring rolls for starter and had two main dishes and vegetable rice.Wanted to have fried banana for dessert but where too full because of the big portion of the main...More

Thank Wafa M
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I am an American that has traveled extensively throughout the workd, spending years working in Chicago's and San Francisco's Chinatown areas. I ate here recently as I wanted to introduce my Jordanian wife and her family to Chinese food. The food was decent True Chinese...More

Thank Michael1440
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We were in Aqaba for a short 2 hour transit and we were hungry after a 4 hour road trip from Amman. As we were walking around Aqaba Gateway Complex, we spotted this beautiful cozy restaurant tucked away like a gem. My boyfriend wasn't a...More

Thank Raina63
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

I live in Aqaba and it's our favourite restaurant. Great family business with friendly staff and such great tasty food. Would recommend to anyone visiting aqaba. And great bar upstairs too. Enjoy xx

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Excellent service and food. Staff are friendly and helpful. Can certainly recommend this restuarant.

Thank spaksa
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

一次自己去一次跟朋友去,菜的味道真心太走样了(不管是中式、欧式或者美式中餐,都没吃到过这种味道),有些菜做的更像是汤。而且最悲惨的是份量极少,米饭也要付费。如果不是想吃中餐快崩溃了,没必要去,因为是镇里唯一一家(以色列边会比较多的选择)。强制的10% 服务费。I am from china and this is probably the "weirdest" taste Chinese food I have ever had (compared to authentic Chinese, European or American Chinese food). Some dishes look more like a soup. The most unfortunate is the portion - it is really small...More

Thank youwinle
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Well I had lunch today was only one there but the place was clean and well presented service was good but expected a lunchtime special deal I had the classic chicken and sweet corn soup plus chicken and cashew nuts for main course the only...More

Thank mchawkins1
Reviewed 7 December 2016

This is by far the best chinese meal we have in Jordan. The fish is deliciously cooked and the fried calamari has a very special dough taste

Thank boonsain
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cnamira
is it halal?
29 January 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 25
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aqaba Gateway, Aqaba 77110, Jordan
  • Location: Middle East  >  Jordan  >  Al Aqabah Governorate  >  Aqaba
  • Phone Number: +962 3 206 0098
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