Visiting Jordan is a must experience that you should add to your bucket list for this country has a wide range of history, traditions, places and experiences that will leave you in awe!
And If you decided to stay in Amman – the capital of Jordan- during your visit to Jordan, you will have the most vibrant experience and you might wonder why?
It’s simple! Because Amman is a city of the past and the present. This city has always been a main attraction throughout the history of the region.
When you visit Amman you will see the traces of the old times and the faces of the new generations, ruins from the roman era and buildings from the future will capture your heart.
In this article, we will help you to find your way to cafes in Amman you should visit and explore the wonderful taste of diversity in this beautiful city.
1- Cafes in Amman You Should Visit: Café Jafra
Once you enter Café Jafra you will feel that you have travelled in time back to the early 1930s for this café celebrates the beautiful history of Palestine and Jordan together.
Located in Downtown Amman, the atmospheres of Café Jafra will give you the true Palestinian-Jordanian feeling starting from the interior, the music and the food!
In addition to beverages, The food is something else for you will taste all the traditional meals, they have plenty of options for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Do not hesitate twice to order the delicious traditional tea with mint that they offer, or if you are a fan of shisha, make sure to try it there!
2- Cafes in Amman You Should Visit: Shams Al Balad Café
Staying in Downtown, and if you are looking for an authentic food, head there! Shams Al Balad Café offers meals from local products.
They grab their vegetables from the best local nearby farms and prepare a wide range of delicious middle eastern meals, coffee and tea!
You can’t miss the local fresh breads they offer, or tasty olives, jams and Hummus! Grab your breakfast there and you can start a conversation with people about art, life or even politics!
3- Rumi Café
Moving from the traditional places and atmospheres and we will take you to more modern and youth places for Cafes in Amman.
While walking in the streets of Lweibdeh you will feel delighted to meet new people and you might be interested to grab a conversation to the table with a new friend that you just met on the way! We have the best café for this!
Right around the corner of Al-Shariaah College Street, under the scents of Jasmine you will find this beating heart café crowded with people talking over a cup of tea or coffee about anything they find interesting or engaging.
This café is quite an interesting spot in Jabal Lweibdeh as it serves a busy point in its area, artists, technicians, fashion designers, and maybe gym coaches can be found their as they meet to talk about their life or work.
Do not miss to try the Karak Tea they offer and you can choose to sit outside to enjoy the scent of Jasmine and the voices of discussions from every corner, or if you feel cozy enough, just sit inside the café and enjoy sipping your tea under the warm lights.
4- Cafes in Amman You Should Visit: Dimitri’s Coffee
Jordanians are always making their country and people proud! If you visit Dimitri’s Coffee you will definitely know why we said the first sentence.
Dimitri’s Coffee was established by 3 Jordanian brothers in 2014 in Amman, and offers a coffee that is roasted specially in Jordan!
It’s the outcome of the curiosity after visiting 15 countries in Europe, Africa and East Asia and tasting local coffee houses and cultures.
This coffee house never sleeps and always has visitors from all over the country, even tourists are preferring to visit and sit in the café for it has a wide range of coffee tastes and other drinks and snacks also!
Moreover, you can find it in Abdali Boulevard and in Mecca Street, and Sweifieh Village in Amman! Do not miss trying a coffee made in Jordan.
5- Cafes in Amman You Should Visit: Astrolabe Coffee House
If you are staying in Jordan for a business trip, and looking for a place to work with your laptop or have a small business meeting in Amman, Astrolabe Café would be your perfect spot!
This café offers a comfy sitting place for yourself or your meetings, you can head there and choose your perfect table and start working or just meeting with your friends.
You can choose a variety of drinks starting from coffee, juice and tea and you can grab delicious snack, you can try our favorite combo the Chai Latte and Zaatar Pastery! Both are heavenly tasty.
You can find Astrolabe Coffee House in Khalda as the main branch, in Abdali Mall and in Taj Mall.
6- Manara Arts and Culture
The best is stored for the last, and it’s the place that has it all!
Manara Arts and Culture is the hub that gathers all the youth of Amman under one roof.
It was established in 2019 in Jabal Lweibdeh, Manara wins for its marvelous view of Amman.
This hub was created to gather artists and cultural minds through art exhibitions, music, dance, food, and workshops.
You can go there and meet a lot of interesting people and chat over delicious coffee in their Café, you can take a tour and enjoy the art exhibitions they hold there all by local artists, read a book or study.
Manara Arts and Culture offers a brilliant space for everyone to enjoy. Make sure to add this place on your list when you want to visit Jordan and never miss its unique atmosphere.
When you visit Jordan you will be astonished by everything this country offers, each city in Jordan has its unique concept.
If you are excited enough, read more about the Top 5 attractions in Amman from here and never miss the chance to grab a souvenir from this delightful city and read about the Popular Spots to buy Souvenirs in Amman .
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