Sweets in Karak

Al-Motaz Sweets

This Arabic pastry shop is a must for those with a sweet tooth.
Buffet in Karak

King’s Castle Restaurant

The daily lunch buffet here is popular with tour groups. With pleasant outdoor seating, castle views and over 20 salads to choose from, it’s easy to understand why. The eastern building is worth a visit for its impr…
Jordanian in Karak

Kir Heres Restaurant

A popular meeting point for travellers, this restaurant serves ostrich steaks, chicken with local herbs, fried haloumi (salty cheese) and mushrooms with garlic and thyme – a welcome change from the usual grilled goa…
Middle Eastern in Karak

Ram Peace Restaurant

Ram Peace Restaurant and Al-Fid’a Restaurant are other popular places selling standard local fare of chicken, dips and salads.
Jordanian in Karak

King’s Restaurant

Opposite an open area called Castle Plaza, this boulevard restaurant with tables on the pavement attracts travellers at all times of the day and night. It offers grills, pizzas and sandwiches, and local, home-cooked…
Jordanian in Karak

Al-Fid’a Restaurant

This popular, unsophisticated eatery sells standard local fare of chicken, hummus and salad.
Supermarket in Karak


Try Al-Shubba if you need to stock up on supplies for the next leg of the King’s Highway.
Cafe in Karak

Shehab Restaurant

If you're tired from a long walk up Castle Hill, this is a good place to pause before your reach the castle entrance.
Shwarma in Karak

Shwarma Stands

These popular shwarma stands are in a busy part of town, making it easy to strike up conversation with hungry shoppers in the queue.