Cooking with Local Residents – Ajloun Forest Reserve

Learn about local Jordanian culture and cuisine and have hands on cooking experience with local families in Ajloun. Guests will enjoy learning how to cook and then sitting down to their delicious home-cooked traditional meal with their local hosts, a truly immersive cultural experience.


Roe Deer restaurant and Al-Ballout restaurant

There are two main restaurants at Ajloun Forest Reserve, one at the cabins area called the Roe Deer restaurant and Al-Ballout restaurant located at Royal Academy for Nature Conservation. Both restaurants serve homemade traditional local meals.

Enjoy al fresco dining at Ajloun Forest Reserve restaurants with winning local flavors!


Eat with the local

To experience a truly authentic cultural experience, guests at Ajloun Forest Reserve can enjoy home-cooked meals at local residents’ homes. Local hosts can also teach guests how to cook these meals!