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Manger Square, Bethlehem, Palestinian Territories
+970 2 274 7940
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  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Manger Square, Bethlehem, Palestinian Territories
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Afteem on a recommendation. Their hummus is heavenly, we ended up ordering 3 portions. Their falafels were great as well. Staff was very friendly. High recommend for high quality food.

Thank Jan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walking around the streets of Bethlehem on a hot day, loved the falafel sandwich quick service and awesome food, clean and very well presented restaurant

Thank aries2461
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a small but very peculiar place in Bethlehem where they serve one of the best falafels I have ever tried in all Middle East. Very close to the Nativity Church and Manger Square. If you go to Bethlehem you must try it!

Thank Robea2003
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

With it's tremendous location in the manager square Afteem restaurant serves you the best traditional Palestinian falafel with the pitta bread and mouth watering sesame sauce.the historical place of the restaurant tells you the stories of the old Bethlem .

Thank Ruba A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everything we had was delicious. Fantastic hummus, fresh vegetables salad, tasty falafel and the best masabaha I ever had. The stuff was super nice and I strongly recommend visiting this superb restaurant.

Thank Ran13293984
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

The Falafels are superb! Simple yet great food. This unpretentious restaurant is just off Manger Square in Bethlehem and is the place to go for a delicious traditional meal. Staff are friendly and courteous. Highly recommended.

Thank 611graham1111
Reviewed August 3, 2018

Just off Manger Square, we had an excellent lunch with good food and better than reasonable prices. The place is popular with locals, and tourists are welcomed. After visiting the Church of the Nativity, Church of the Milk Grotto, and Blessings gift shop, it was...More

Thank deaftraveler
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

this place has to be the best for homous, foul, and falafel in the world. and i,ve been to quite a few. this place is definitely the best try their fetteh with sanobar... top shelf. again really great...

Thank Bassem S
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

We ate there with our four children. The meal is cheap but that’s it. The chicken sandwich and the chicken on the spit was absolutely average. The hummus was also average. Go there if you like cheap food but don‘t go there if you want...More

Thank Jean K
Reviewed July 23, 2018

highly recommended place in the center of Bethlehem the city of Jesus friendly staff and a very delicious and fresh food

Thank Ruslan M
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Amina D
July 21, 2017|
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Response from Ala'a S | Property representative |
Yes we have space, it better to contact us. 0599033054
September 29, 2016|
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Response from Ala'a S | Property representative |
Yes, there are 3 parking around the restaurant, (peace center parking, manger square hotel parking and the Armenian convent parking) looking forward to welcome u at our restaurant. Regards
Ryan G
March 21, 2016|
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Response from Ala'a S | Property representative |
Yes for sure our falafel is totally gluten free, and here is the way how we make the falafel. we Soak chickpeas in water for 6 hours; drain from water, then grind chickpeas together with onion, garlic, hot pepper, parsley... More
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Manger Square, Bethlehem, Palestinian Territories
  • Location: Middle East  >  Palestinian Territories  >  West Bank  >  Bethlehem
  • Phone Number: +970 2 274 7940
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