Mani's Gourmet Cafe


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Mani's Gourmet Cafe

Mani's Gourmet cafe offers a large selection of delicious breakfasts and health food options. There are two locations in Muscat and one in Sohar. The fresh and wholesome treats are best accompanied by one of their excellent coffees. Most products are locally sourced with a few imported seasonal ingredients to compliment the menu.


Western-style restaurants are a foreign import to Oman, while cafes enjoy a much higher popularity among locals and often make for dining experiences no less tantalizing. "Shwarma" is, perhaps, the most popular local eat, and is made with roasted beef or chicken wrapped in bread with salad and vegetables. Grilled meats (or "kebabs") are another local speciality, often served with flatbread and hummus. Another dish typical of the area is "biryani", which often simply means chicken leg with rice and spices. Cafes normally offer a variety of fresh juices to go with a meal, along with coffee ("gahwa") spiced with cardamom and cloves.