Perched on a rocky eminence, this 300-year-old castle is built on a classic square plan with four round watchtowers. It was the most...
Corniche & Dhow Yards
The corniche affords a wonderful view across to the picturesque village of Ayjah . Dhows used to be led to safe haven by Ayajh’s three...
Bawadi al-Aija Coffeeshop and Restaurant
From the outdoor seating area of this place, with a cup of mint tea or a mixed fruit juice in hand, it’s fun to watch the residents of...
Zahrat Bilad al Sham Restaurant
Right on the main road, this popular venue offers sizzling kebabs marinated in the chef’s best spices, reputedly from Ottoman origin,...
Zaki Restaurant information
Lonely Planet review
Located next to the Oman Oil petrol station, this place serves the best rotisserie chickens in town, complete with Arabic bread, chopped salad and tasty dhal. If the roadside location doesn’t appeal, then ask for a takeaway and park at one of the picnic shelters near the Sur Beach Hotel.