Step into the inviting ambiance of the local book cafe, a haven for book lovers, food enthusiasts, and seekers for cultural experiences.Nestled in the heart of Madaba, this unique establishment offers a delightful fusion of literature, delectable cuisine, and sustainable practices.

As visitors enter the cafe, they are greeted by shelves adorned with an extensive collection of books, inviting them to embark on a literary journey. The cosy library corner provides the perfect setting to grab a book, and immerse oneself in the captivating narratives and knowledge within its pages. For those who fall in love with a particular book, there is an option to purchase it, taking a piece of the experience home.

Beyond the literary delights, the cafe tantalises taste buds with a cultural variety of food. The menu showcases a harmonious blend of traditional Jordanian dishes, each prepared with locally sourced ingredients and bursting with authentic flavours. Guests can savour aromatic spices, succulent meats, and vibrant vegetarian options, all crafted with care and a commitment to highlighting the diverse culinary heritage of the region.

For those looking to bring a taste of Jordan back home, the cafe offers jars of local produce, carefully curated to capture the essence of the country's flavours. These jars of goodness allow visitors to extend their experience beyond the cafe's walls and share the taste of Jordan with loved ones.

1-2 Hours
Group Size
Family Friendly

Hosted by

Ghaith Bahdoushah

Ghaith has faced challenges in finding stability, whether it be financial or emotional, and has struggled to find the time to accomplish all of his pursuits. However, in 2016, he founded Kawon and has since nurtured his plan, project, and passion over time. His vision is to expand Kawon by organizing activities and events that inspire the youth of Madaba, while also establishing it as a must-visit destination for tourists exploring Jordan. Despite the obstacles, Ghaith is determined to continue growing Kawon and creating a positive impact in his community.