Downtown Food Tasting

Amman, Jordan

Experience hosted by Ali

2 hours, Hosted in English
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This host has committed to Airbnb’s COVID-19 safety guidelines.
Up to 6 people
Includes food

What you'll do

We'll be tasting food and fresh drinks from several old and new places, in downtown, which acts as a hub for several cultures, ranging from local, Palestinian, Syrian, Lebanese, and east Asian flavours. Everything is going to be on the menu, pastries, Falafel, sandwiches, soups, juices, smoked nuts, fresh vegetables, and desserts.
Other things to note
Comfortable shoes, sunscreen and a hat!

What's included

  • Food
    Bites along the way

Meet your host, Ali

Host on Airbnb since 2015
  • 6 Reviews
  • Identity verified
Ali Almasri is a designer and multidisciplinary artist. He's a designer, typographer & calligrapher. In his free time he runs Maqha X; a pop up cafe sharing his passion for coffee & tea culture.
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From £22
/ person

Where you'll be

We'll be touring all around the restaurant, cafes, shops, and food markets of downtown, to get a taste of Amman.

Rated 4.83 out of 5 from 6 reviews.

August 2019
This was a great food tour. Ali knows all the best hidden eateries in the downtown area. The tour is perfect to sample a wide range of traditional Jordanian/middle eastern food -- from savory to sweet. Also, Ali is super chilled guy with great sense of humor, and the conversation alone is worth the tour.
July 2019
Ali knows some of the best hidden spots in the city. Whether you're interested in just tasting the food or shopping like a local, Ali can take you to some of the tastiest places in Amman. I was lucky enough to be the only one on the tour that day so we had lots of time to chat and share experiences. Doing the tour in the morning I made sure not to eat breakfast first as I had read other reviews that you're kept well fed throughout - definitely make sure you come with an empty stomach. Ali is such a friendly and lovely host, this experience made for a wonderful conclusion to my time in Amman!
May 2019
Great little tour through downtown Amman. Visited a bunch of hidden gems and sampled the food, all delicious. Ali is a top guide - interesting, cheerful and easy going. Full of great tips on places to go and things to do while in Jordan.
October 2018
Very good food tour, Ali is very interesting, funny and friendly, he made us discover nice and hidden places in Amman. With him you only have a taste of the food, but also of the culture. I really recommend this food tour, the food was amaizing, we tasted a lot of different salty and sweet jordanian specialties.
September 2018
The best way to get to know a city is through its food and Amman is definitely a city to get to know! This tour is fantastic for tasting a wide range of food and Ali is a wonderful guide through it all. Come hungry!
September 2018
The food tasting with Ali was really interesting. He showed us the underground places with great food. One tip: come with empty stomach!

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 18 and up can attend.