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The Non-Fasting Guide – Places Open During Ramadan

Looking for places open during Ramadan? Look no further, because contrary to common belief, Ramadan is actually the month of food, not just fasting!

We know the struggle is real when it comes to finding quality food and good vibes in a time when a lot of your favorites only open after iftar. So we’ve done our homework to deliver you a list of the best places open during Ramadan. Aye, rest easy Tipsters, we’ll take care of those shrunken tummies of yours with our Ramadan Non-Fasting Guide! 

Opening Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.

Must-Try: Gaia Poached Eggs

When it comes to brunch, few can do it justice, or even come close to getting it remotely right, but boy, do we have a recommendation for you! If your girlfriends haven’t told you about it yet, drag them along for some amazing mimosas and Ricotta Pancakes, at Gaia Brunch To Aprtitivo! The fresh and sleek design will enchant you, and the staff will always go the extra mile to make you smile. 

Opening Hours: 11:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.

If you like your eggs Shams side-up! And appreciate some gorgeous old-house vibes.

Opening Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 a.m.

For some absolutely Crumz-alicious Bread Pudding!

Opening Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.

For some delicious waffles and even more delicious Mexican Breakfast!

Opening Hours: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. then 9:00 p.m. to 6:30 a.m.

To pretend you’re at a meet-cute in a Parisian movie!

Opening Hours: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Must-Try: Acai’ce Cream Power Bowl

The inside-garden concept just took on a new Instagram-centric look at the indomitably chic Pepper and Pine Co. But the influencer lifestyle is composed of many delicate elements; it’s not just the clean white tiled architecture, it’s also the very food you eat! The Ramadan special Curried Lentil Soup and Acai’ce Cream power duo can– and the Meato Burrito Wrap will– blow your mind. And to finish it all off, we recommend the Sticky Sweet Chocolate Bar!

Opening Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Must-Try: Feta Roasted Veggies

Ramadan is the time to concentrate on the things that really matter, namely: good books and good coffee. Two things that The Good Book Shop has perfected. And guess what? It’s going to be open during Ramadan! The big white table inside is the ideal place for studying or working. The lovely garden in the back is a prime sun-lounging spot. One thing we highly recommend you try is their sandwiches; The delicious Pesto Chicken or the vegetarian-friendly Feta Roasted Veggies!

Opening Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Must-Try: Herbal Red Kombucha

A cult favorite for a reason, the eternally hip, infamous hipster spot Locals’ will be open during Ramadan! It exclusively offers aromatic Turtle Green tea and coffee blends, and doubles as both a quaint place to work or study and a unique hangout spot during the after Iftar hours! Gossip around a Monopoly board and enjoy some delicious coffee!

Opening Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. then 8:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m.
(Fridays only in the evening)

Must-Try: Fiction Spanish Latte

Jump off the mezzanine and test your flying skills, Fiction Coffee House’s caffeine might just get you so pumped. The superhero vibes might also contribute to such behavior, from the speech bubbles on the walls, to the comic strip on your coffee cup, all the way to the shelves upon shelves of comic books on display. It’s geeky, it’s classy, and it’s delicious! 

Opening Hours: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. then 8:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. (To Go)

Kava’s coffee will not be taken away from your trembling fingers, no, no… Kava might not be fully open during Ramadan… but it’s open for take-out! 

Opening Hours: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (To Go) then 8:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m.

Make every sip of coffee count, with a portion of your bill going to charity! 

Opening Hours: 12:00 p.m. to 2:30 a.m.

The Wayne’s Mojito Lemonade is here to save you from the heat!

Opening Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (To Go) Then 8:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m.

Go on a halal date and enjoy a halal drink! 

Opening Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Leave this world, and visit another Kawon!  

Opening Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.

At Books@Cafe you can grab a book, sink into a chair on the terrace, and sip on your drink like a Parisian heiress! Sorry guys, we had to exclude you for the rhyme.  

Opening Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.

Ah, ah, ah… You don’t have an excuse to put a pause on your study sessions when Majnoon Qahwa is open during Ramadan and serving as per usual! 

Opening hours: 24/7

Must-Try: Beef Tenderloin and the Spicy Mango 

Ramadan nights just got a lot better with the newly opened FLO, a holistic 4 in 1 hub, encompassing a gourmet restaurant, spacious bar, 24/7 deli, and a gorgeous terrace that you can be the first to enjoy come mid-April. The Flo lifestyle reflects that of Centro Mada Amman: Lively, modern, and catering to all your dining needs under a single roof. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner buffets. A leisurely cup of coffee or a drink after work at Happy Hour (3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.), to burning the midnight oil with friends around some shisha– this Ramadan onwards, FLO is open 24/7!

Opening hours: 12:00 p.m to 3:00 a.m.

Must-Try: Buffalo’s Wings and Monkey Brain Shot

Ramadan is all about family, friends, and letting the good times roll, no bull! Buffalo Wings & Rings is a classic hang-out spot in Amman for good reason. The great music, casual and friendly atmosphere, amazing food, beer, and cocktails set the perfect backdrop for great memories! Especially with the cool event nights that the folks at Buffalo host regularly, like Family Fridays, Bingo, and DJ Nights. Happy Hour is (6:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.) so mark your calendars for a good time!

Opening Hours: 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.

Must Try: Fettuccine Mansaf

Calling all Italian food lovers in Amman, your go-to place for the best Risotto and Ravaioli, perfectly cooked Pasta al dente, and of course, mouth-watering pizza is going to be open during Ramadan! The gorgeous glass facade of Su Casa lets you in on simple decor and warm, cozy lighting which allows you to focus on the finger-licking gourmet Italian food, and first-class drink selection. Enjoy the 20% off Happy Hour during weekdays with your friends and family, and if you just wanna enjoy the food without leaving your house, then delivery is from 11:00 p.m. onwards!

Opening Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 a.m.

Must-Try: Spinach Chicken Salad

Take your lunch break at Casper & Gambini’s and remind yourself just why you put yourself through this capitalist machine: So you can sit back on a plush seat and stuff your face with a truly phenomenal carnivore’s salad. Or, order from the Casper & Gambini’s app to get a 5% discount, and a gourmet meal delivered to your door!

Opening Hours: 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Must-Try: Sweet Potato Salad

If you don’t know how to make a Caesar salad but are willing to take a stab at it, then it’s probably better to leaf it to the experienced chefs at The Salad Shop at The Conroy. A self-proclaimed “Friendly counter-serve, dine-in, and delivery boutique salad shop specializing in organic salads, soups & bowls.” Better believe it will seduce you with a fresh Apple and Ginger Bowl or let you get funky with a Mango and Dates Bowl. Whatever bowl it is, your IBS has been begging you to cut the grease off all those fast-food meals you’ve been naughty with, The Salad Shop’s Loyalty Program is sure to make you behave. 

Opening Hours: : 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. (Delivery Only) then 7:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m.

Must-Try: Meat and Chicken Samosas

Not all Shawerma is created equal, indeed, Shawarma Zarb sets an unprecedented phenomenon! A whole Shawerma Skewer, buried and cooked underground, resulting in meat so lean it literally melts off on your tongue! This is a shawarma place that you must try at least once (though we guarantee you’ll want to try it again and again!) So take your fam or your bae for a delicious Meat or Chicken Shawerma, and make use of the “1 free samosa for every order over 12 JD” offer. Shawerma Zarb is also serving soup for the month of Ramadan, so make sure to order a serving, and nestle into a corner with it while you appreciate the minimal Bedouin decor and the underground Arabic music.

Opening Hours: 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m.

Must-Try: The Mexican live Cooking Station

Being high maintenance isn’t easy. You poor thing! You have to work so hard to get the pampering you so crave. Expect Jubran to be one of the few places to treat you as royally as you deserve, with a menu not even the pickiest of picky eaters can refuse, featuring a dizzying array of (take a deep breath) Live Cooking Stations such as Mexican and Chinese stations! Shawarma and Stuffed Lamb situations! An Italian station! There’s more; even a Falafel and Saj Station! And of course, everyone’s favorite: Mixed Grill station! Along with the most attentive staff, and a view that will make you feel as though you’re dining amongst the clouds.

Opening Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m.

The nearly-constantly open, figzazz serving, food award deserving, social joint of A-Town won’t disappoint you heathens this Ramadan!

Opening Hours: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

For 25% “off the bell” from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., and a brilliant Blooming Onion!

Opening Hours: 1:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.

For 25% off Hungry Hour from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., and magnificent Makimono!

Opening Hours: 12:30 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.

Order a jnan Berejnan! 

Opening Hours: 12:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.

Melt into the Baked Brie Cheese…

Opening Hours: 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m. 

Go for an authentic French dining experience. Hint: The Traditional Onion Soup is out of this world good and is served in a homemade bread bowl!

Opening Hours: 2:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.

Must-Try: Shrimp Lemon Risotto and the Martini Rosso

The wheels of the Amman bar scene never stop working: And this Ramadan we have a new secret spot for you. Right between the 1st and 2nd circles, like Platform Nine and Three-Quarters, lies the aptly named Between Circles Gastropub. This cleverly designed joint offers fine dining, finer wine, and the finest cocktails. That’s right, you get to embark on a non-traffic jammed tour de force from the 1st circle to the 8th circle in the form of a creative slew of cocktails. And if you like your liquor neat, then all you have to do is drive by one of their Specialty Nights. With their gorgeous minimalist design, and mind-blowingly spectacular food with homemade sauces and recipes, even a Vegan Menu starring the unique Taco (Plant-Based) Bolognese. Between Circles will leave you between contented bliss and wanting more

Opening Hours: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.

Must Try: Sangrias and Nachos

Summer nights with live music just hit differently. Cut to a rooftop resto-bar in the colorful neighborhood of Jabal Al Weibdeh. Overlooking the gorgeous Amman skyline, Maestro is where jazz, culture, and a mix of cosmopolitan travelers and locals come together to enjoy a vibrant menu of native and international dishes. The real fun lies in the uniquely crafted cocktails and carefully curated wine selection (hint: the Sangrias are awesome) and everything tastes better during Happy Hour (12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.).

Opening Hours: 10:00 a.m to 1:00 a.m.

Must-Try: Eastern Mediterranean Breakfast and The Manhattan

Famous for being famous? Nope, success is earned! Red’s Pub does that by catering to the Amman night scene with masterful graciousness. The concept is a charming summery backyard, complete with stools, greenery, and cozy lighting. They serve amazingly tasty food to be enjoyed during Hungry Hour (10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.) of which we recommend the Veal Milanese and all the appetizers. And a slew of scrumptious signature cocktails, including the Apple Pie Old Fashioned, The Strawberry Smash, and our favorite international cocktail: the Smoked Negroni. All of which you can enjoy during Happy Hour (10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.).

Opening Hours: 2:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.

Must-Try: Sharing Platters

This one’s for the hot-shot CEOs, or those who want to feel like one! At HQ Restopub, you get to call the shots, especially if you reserve their HQ Room. The classically elegant pub layout, with a sleek black and gold interior, makes for a relaxed and refined atmosphere. Along with seriously delicious food (see: their sharing platters), a 35% discount on food and drinks during Ramadan, and an extended Happy Hour (2:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.).

Opening Hours: 12:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.

Must-Try: Garlic Beef and Cinnamon Colada

Follow the yellow Brick Lane and it’ll lead you to a magical English pub, right in the heart of Amman, at 4th Circle lies an emerald-walled, red-bricked wonderland of a bar open during Ramadan! The magical Martini-maker man, Misho, will take care of you, along with Hamze (The Chef) who will make sure that you’re enjoying the food when it arrives. The other Hamze (The Floor Attendant) will kindly recommend you one of their great cocktails, which Brick Lane doesn’t have a shortage of. Make use of the 50% off Food and Drink Offer every Friday during Happy Hour (12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.). And if you can’t free up your Fridays, no worries, Happy Hour of 35% off Food and Drinks is applicable every other day of the week (12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.)!

Opening Hours: 12:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. 

Must-Try: The Superbowl Platter and Gin-Basil

If you’re looking for a splendid place to meet new people and hang out with friends, then Rustic Bar and Eatery is the place. It has a breezy outdoor seating area with high stools, wooden tables, and a sleek yet cozy indoor section. Offering delivery from 12:00 p.m. onwards, and a Happy Hour from 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. You can’t leave before having tried their TNT Shrimp and Rustic Special Salad.

Opening Hours: 12:00 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. 

Must-Try: Buffalo Chicken Wings

Murphy’s Pub is infamous for being a local treasure of a tavern, with its framed wooden interior and the thick whiff of all things Rock n’ Roll in the air. With a sweeping 50% off on Happy Hour (4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.) as well as Hungry Hour (12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.) You can enjoy the holy trinity of implicit happiness: cold beers, good food, and a great atmosphere.

Opening Hours: 4:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. (Sun-Thurs) and 2:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. (Fri-Sat)

Are you a cow? Do you like getting tipsy? Tipsy Cow is open during Ramadan.

Opening Hours: 1:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.

Go for fantastic food, delectable drinks, and sexy sleek vibes.

Opening Hours: 12:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.

Go for that old-timey speakeasy Great Gatsby-esque ambiance.

Opening Hours: 12:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.

Go for dangerously exquisite fine cuisine.

Opening Hours: 5:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.

Lounge on a comfy sofa and enjoy some seriously scandalously savage sliders. 

Opening Hours: 12:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.

This beautiful sung lil joint is open during Ramadan. The second week of Ramadan to be exact!

Opening Hours: 1:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. 

Go for really good jalapeño poppers and great burgers and beer! Open during Ramadan, the second week of Ramadan, so mark the day!

Opening Hours: 4:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.

Go if you killed your husband and need a glass of wine and an Alibi.

Opening Hours: 12:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. 

Must-Try: Black Mussels Spaghetti & the Gin Basil

Experience the best of both worlds at Brix Pub, where the timeless cozy vibes of a proper English pub and the charming summertime garden ambiance fuse to create a space fit for any and all occasions! And we do mean all, for they have a positively spine-tingling menu of some of the most delicious food –are you ready for it?– Pizza, Pasta, and Burgers! Seafood, and Steaks! Nachos, Tacos, and Deserts that you can get for 25% delivery! Along with, of course, an impressive array of Wines & Spirits that you can make the most of during Happy Hour from 12:00 p.m to 6:00 p.m.

Must-Try: Wild Oregano and Mushroom Sicilian

Something about not fasting makes you feel like food is scarce, huh? Get yourself some Ned’s Pizza, and you will no longer feel that way; for nothing will knock you out quite like Ned’s new Wild Oregano and Mushroom Sicilian! 

Must-Try: Istambouli Kabab Plate

Ramadan and Mashawi just go hand in hand, don’t they? You don’t need to be fasting to know that. You can order all the kabab you wish for through the Kababji App this Ramadan. Don’t forget, garlic sauce is essential! 

Must-Try: Chicken Parmesan Pizza

Ready for delivery from the 5th day of Ramadan onwards, The Big Slice is bringing back The Big Offers! Order from The Big Slice app to get a slice of pizza as long as suhur to iftar, and gobble her up in 2.0 seconds!

Must-Try: Szechwan Noodles

Eating Chinese takeout like an early 2000s teen drama protagonist will not be halted this Ramadan, so if you’ve been doing it, you can continue doing it with the Chopsticks & Taj Mahal app. If you haven’t done it before, then live your Lindsay Lohan moment with a pair of chopsticks and a helping of Szechwan Noodles! 

Must-Try: Mini Cream Puffs

For every appreciator-of-fine-desserts, The Cakery app will be ready to take your orders throughout the month of Ramadan. Satiate your sweet-tooth desires with all the Mini Cream Puffs you could ask for!

Opening Hours:  10:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m. 

For the hopelessly romantic sweet tooth!

Opening Hours: 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.

Cupcakes for the goodest sugar babies!

Opening Hours: 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. then  8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. 

Because Yara’s cake pops bring all the boys to the yard.

Opening Hours: 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. then 8:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m. (To Go)

For that incomparable homemade cheesecake taste!

Opening Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. 

For, arguably, the best Knafeh in the whole wide world.

Ramadan Kareem, Tipsters!

Lemur Love,
The Tip n’ Tag Team