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All 49 Jaffa Restaurants

abu chassan

yeuda hayamit, Jaffa, Tel Aviv, Israel
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Ranked #9 of 49 Restaurants in Jaffa
Price range: $5 - $5
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Rishon Lezion, Israel
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49 reviews 49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Note: Every thing I am writing and wrote is my opinion, taste and experience only and could be different to others. I can't count how many times I ate in Abu Chassan or in his other name Ali Karavan which it is the first name. I am eating here for more than 15 years and usually I order the Misabaha.... More 

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Shoham, Israel
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47 reviews 47 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

If you want to eat good and tasty hummus and enjoy it, that this is the place. On Friday morning, it's crowdy and you may need to queue for some time, but you will forget it and enjoy the food.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

A MUST try. I love it, have eaten their so many times, and each time is a new unique experience. This time we ordered one Musabbaha and one half-half, very nice, especially the half-half.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

While hummus like most foods is a subjective matter, one of the most debated, appreciated, talked-about and recommended places for hummus is Abu-Hasan. The location is so popular that the owners opened another branch right across the street and they are both packed at all opening hours. While hummus enthusiasts might pick other places as their all time favorites, this... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

You will have no trouble finding this place. Just look for people sitting anywhere they can, both inside and outside. Where i am from hummus is dip or a side. Not this place the hummus in the main event. The hummus still warm from the grinding process. Topped with whole chickpeas fresh herbs, stunning olive oil and partnered up with... More 

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NJoenophile
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43 reviews 43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

I can't say whether this is the best Hummus in Israel as others claim but it is very good. Basically a window with a couple tables. It was packed. We stood on line and got our hummus in bowls which they let you take outside so you can sit on a nearby wall and savor the flavor. Pita was fresh,... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

Anyone in israel calim that they know a place which has the best Hummus in israel , and you have to try it. after eating here i can tell you that the Hummus is very good and cheep(18 nis for a dish) but .. the place itself was very noisy and i didnt enjoy sitting here. everything is a bit... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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126 reviews 126 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

For a truly Israeli experience head to Abu Hassan. The place is run down, hurried, and absolutely delicious. They serve Hummus, falafel, french fries (chips) and that's just about it. Get a warm bowl of Humus just the way you like it and top it with some spicy lemon juice, a bit of schug (spicy stuff) and dig in with... More 

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Italy
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67 reviews 67 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

The hummus is excellent, try it with a soda which tastes like a guinness... go for breakfast and quite early. The only cons is that people are used to eat hummus very quickly and the rushing approach may get to you. Strongly recommended, a very local experience.

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Budapest, Hungary
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121 reviews 121 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

if you are in Jaffa in the morning, come to this place for Homus. this place allready 40 years (or more) serving basic and simple homus , but the taste is heaven and the price low. enjoy.

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Address: yeuda hayamit, Jaffa, Tel Aviv, Israel
Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Tel Aviv District  >  Tel Aviv  >  Jaffa
Average Prices: USD 5 - 5

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