Welcome to our authentic Jordanian restaurant, where we pride ourselves on serving high-quality, delicious meals that truly capture the essence of Jordanian cuisine. If you’re looking to experience the best of Jordanian food, you’ve come to the right place. In this blog post, we’ll be highlighting 10 must-try Jordanian dishes that you can find on our menu. From savory meats to hearty stews to sweet treats, there’s something here for everyone to enjoy. Let’s dive in!
Mansaf is often considered Jordan’s national dish, and for good reason. It’s a hearty, flavorful meal that’s perfect for sharing with friends and family. The dish typically consists of lamb or chicken cooked in a tangy yogurt sauce, served over a bed of rice and topped with pine nuts and parsley. It’s a must-try dish for anyone looking to experience the true flavors of Jordan.
Falafel is a popular Middle Eastern dish that’s made of ground chickpeas, herbs, and spices, and then deep-fried until crispy. It’s often served in a pita or wrap with fresh vegetables and tahini sauce. Our falafel is made fresh daily and is a customer favorite!
Makloubeh means ‘upside down’ in Arabic, and that’s exactly how this dish is served. It’s a flavorful layered dish that typically contains rice, vegetables, and meat (usually chicken or lamb). Once cooked, the dish is flipped upside-down onto a serving platter to reveal the beautiful layers. It’s a hearty and satisfying meal that’s perfect for sharing.
Kebabs are a staple in Jordanian cuisine, and for good reason. They’re simple, delicious, and always hit the spot. Our kebabs are made with high-quality meat and seasoned to perfection. We offer a variety of options, including beef, chicken, and lamb, so there’s something for everyone.
Hummus is a creamy, flavorful dip made from chickpeas, tahini, lemon juice, and garlic. It’s a staple in Middle Eastern cuisine and is often served as an appetizer with fresh pita bread. Our hummus is made fresh daily and is the perfect way to start your meal.
Shawarma is a popular Middle Eastern dish that’s made by stacking marinated meat (usually chicken or beef) on a spit and roasting it slowly until it’s tender and juicy. The meat is then sliced thinly and served in a wrap or pita with vegetables and a variety of sauces. Our shawarma is made with high-quality meat and is always a customer favorite.
Fattoush is a refreshing salad that’s made with fresh vegetables, herbs, and crispy pita bread. The salad is dressed with a tangy vinaigrette and is the perfect accompaniment to any meal. It’s light, healthy, and bursting with flavor.
Maqluba is a traditional Jordanian dish that’s made by layering rice, vegetables, and meat in a pot and cooking it until everything is tender and flavorful. The dish is then flipped upside-down onto a serving platter to reveal the beautiful layers. It’s a hearty and satisfying meal that’s perfect for sharing.
Kanafeh is a sweet pastry that’s made with shredded phyllo dough, cheese, and a sweet syrup. It’s a popular dessert in the Middle East and is the perfect way to end your meal. Our kanafeh is made fresh daily and is a customer favorite.
10. Jordanian Tea
No meal in Jordan is complete without a cup of hot tea. Jordanian tea is typically made with loose-leaf black tea, fresh mint, and sugar. It’s a refreshing and comforting way to end your meal and is the perfect way to relax and unwind.
There you have it – 10 must-try Jordanian dishes that you can find on our menu. We hope this post has inspired you to come and try our authentic Jordanian cuisine for yourself. At our restaurant, we pride ourselves on serving high-quality, delicious meals that truly capture the essence of Jordanian food. We can’t wait to welcome you to our restaurant!