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Old City's Market | The MarketPlace, Old Acre, Acre, Israel
+972-4-9913945
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6:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Fri 6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Takeout

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  • 71
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  • 27
    Very good
  • 15
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  • 2
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
What a scene

We paid 30 shekels (about $7.75) for the two of us (not including any tip, as no one else seemed to be leaving one) for an endless pile of pita bread, huge servings of excellent hummus and olive oil, plates of olives, tomatoes, pickles, peppers, and onions, and glasses of cold water. (I think the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
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San Diego
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  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
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San Diego
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85 reviews 85 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

We paid 30 shekels (about $7.75) for the two of us (not including any tip, as no one else seemed to be leaving one) for an endless pile of pita bread, huge servings of excellent hummus and olive oil, plates of olives, tomatoes, pickles, peppers, and onions, and glasses of cold water. (I think the only other thing to order... More 

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Santiago Metropolitan Region, Chile
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Hummus Said is the best meal in my life. I've had it 50 times and I say that after each meal. Hummus Said is amazing. The hummus is tart, tender, and tasteful. The pita is warm and fresh. I recommend the chetzi (half) mshausha and chetzi hummus. PRO TIP: Hummus said is ₪15 per person for unlimited hummus. Ask for... More 

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Haifa, Israel
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Said Hummus is arguably one of the most popular spots in Akko, and it topped out list of "Things To do" in Akko. At the entrance, a guide was talking to a bunch of tourists, explaining how the place is an "Institution in Itself" .. Needless to say that our expectations were quite high. Service was quick. Hummus arrived and... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

I'm not qualified to say whether this is indeed the best hummus in Israel, but I can certainly say it must take some beating. The hummus was excellent, the musabaha sensational. Clearly a great instituation, it's no-frills, fast service, very cheap, bustling, and serves generous portions. Lunch here will keep you fueled for many an hour. NB you can take... More 

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Netanya, HaMerkaz, Israel
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165 helpful votes 165 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

When strolling Akko market, we came a long a huge line with a lot of people. Apparently, they were all in line to Said's hummus which they swear is the best. I don't know, I didn't try, some people from our group did manage to get in and enjoyed it.

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 via mobile

As it is known as one of the best hummus restaurants in Israel Our hopes were very high. There was a long line to get in, but it moved quickly . Service was fast and pleasant. Hummus was warm and creamy and was good but not the best we have ever had, and must add that just as good as... More 

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Haifa, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

a valued and culted hummus place in northern israel. the locals swear its one of the best hummus plates in israel. in 3 EU u get hummus plate, unlimited pittas, pickles, onions and sliced tomatoes. the plate is refillable if youre still hungry. (you wont be)

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Cape Town
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7 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

I was taken to this very simple setup in the market in the Old City of Acre and was amazed at the buzz. We stood and watched the hummus being made from beginning to end, its intense and its constant and its fascinating. Its really worth the wait in the queue - delicious !

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015 via mobile

Delicious humus, fresh and tasty. It's located inside the market. Very cheap. The atmosphere is very special.

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Tilburg
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Hummus Said, is known by the locals as the best humus restaurant there is to visit in whole Israël. People who live in south of Israël, if it's Eilat, Tel Aviv or Haifa, they all get their humus from Humus Said when they can. It tastes great and the service is even better!

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Additional Information about Akko

Address: Old City's Market | The MarketPlace, Old Acre, Acre, Israel
Phone Number: +972-4-9913945
Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Northern District  >  Acre
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Old City's Market | The MarketPlace, Old Acre, Acre, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Northern District  >  Acre
  • Phone Number: +972-4-9913945

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 2:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?