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Hummus Place Upper West Side

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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Kosher, Israeli
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305 Amsterdam Avenue, New York City, NY
2127993335
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 28
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Neighborhood Cafe

This was a great lunch place. Best falafel I have ever had! The veggie patties and gyros were also excellent!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

This was a great lunch place. Best falafel I have ever had! The veggie patties and gyros were also excellent!

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

My friend and I went here after a long travel day, and we were so glad we did. We ordered the hummus platter and each got three of the small plates. Between the two of us we had 4 types of hummus, falafel, artichokes, beet salad, stuff grape leaves, lentils and rice, and beet salad. Everything was delicious and I'm... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Real middle eastern hummus and pita - like nowhere in NYC! Served in a bowl with all the frills, as intended.

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rockaway, nj
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43 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Always a great meal...we often will drive there, pack up dinners to bring home to eat, and visit Levain for cookies to have later on for dessert.

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Callicoon, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

A few steps down into this "hole in the wall" fabulous place. Great service. Nice atmosphere. And wonderful food. Besides the fact that I don't like or eat hummus -- you must go if you are in the area. My wife loved it so much she want back a second time in the 3 days in the city. Great soups... More 

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Altoona, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Enjoyed the flavorful healthy options. We had hummus, couscous, cauliflower, olives but the take away for me was the homemade mint ice tea. I love ice teas and this one of the best I ever had. It is a small and loud space so not the best option to meet a friend to catch up. Friendly and helpful service!

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Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

A very interesting and cozy place near the Central Park and the Museum of Natural History. The food is awesome. We had the Falafel sandwich.

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Moscow, Russia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

The menu is not very big but the food is very tasty, especially falafel! The prices are low but the quality is high.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

This place is very suggestive, very good hummus! Just try the 4 different plates, the eggplant and falafel sandwiches!! Awesome! Just go and eat! And last but not least...prices are low, more or less 10 usd each plates!!' We'll be back...

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Manchester NH
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

We tried the Hummus Place on 4/25/15. Hummus was super-whipped and not too tasty. Felafel sandwich was underwhelming- felafels were green? I always thought felafels were brownish. Sandwich itself filled with hummus, not tahini sauce- soggy. Wife's eggplant (in eggplant sandwich) greasy and not appetizing. We might give it a try on a future visit but were disappointed on this... More 

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Additional Information about Hummus Place Upper West Side

Address: 305 Amsterdam Avenue, New York City, NY
Phone Number: 2127993335
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Kosher, Israeli

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 305 Amsterdam Avenue, New York City, NY
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
  • Neighborhood: Upper West Side
  • Phone Number: 2127993335

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Kosher, Israeli
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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