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Abouelafia Bakery

Old Jaffa -Yeft St. | Clock Tower Square, Tel Aviv 6802809, Israel
+972 3-682-8544
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“bread” (21 reviews)
“baklava” (8 reviews)
“pitta” (14 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 4:00 AM Hours
Middle Eastern, Israeli, Arabic, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Old Jaffa -Yeft St. | Clock Tower Square, Tel Aviv 6802809, Israel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been told that it was the most famous and best place in the area. We ate there 2 times and the second time, it wasn't as good as the first one unfortunately. We had the same food, the round salty bread with fillings...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Altug71
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Very average products. Rude staff and they rip off tourists! One to be avoided! Can buy a nicer croissant and coffee at a local trendy cafe than this bakery!! 2 croissants, a mushroom tart and coffee 69 NIS!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Travel-m-1966
Reviewed November 1, 2018

if you wish to spend more than 8 bucks on a peace of toast- go right ahead. abulafia is typical tourist trap located in the senter of jaffa. plenty of mouth watering pastries and Mediterranean delicacies. the prices are insane. plenty of places around jaffa...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank nava n
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

A disappointing experience.. I have visited this bachlava shop a few years ago when it still had its authentic character, now it became a kind of place to trick tourists. The seller was very rude, no 'hello' or 'bye', with a face like he was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank dani666601
Reviewed October 14, 2018

This bakery has been here for a very long time and is an iconic place to buy your fresh bread and other tasty Arabic delicacies.

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank PETER K
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

When you see this bakery run like Usain Bolt and don’t look back,Because very expensive and not tasty.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank veysibey
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

This was an experience beyond belief! They have everything and then some. Have the pita with sesame, to die for. The chalva was great!! The people who worked there were so nice. If you are in Tel Aviv, do not miss this place in the...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank profaudioguy
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

We ordered 2 sambusak pizza and 1 bagle. The bagle was undercooked. One of the sambusaks were cold and undercooked as well. When I wanted to replace the undercooked and cold sambusak instead of just replacing it with new (I hate 2 bites) they put...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Nir S
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Excellent bakery , the beigel toast prepared on spot are extremely tasty, as well as the sweets (kadaif and baclawas) .

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SergiuSabetay
Reviewed July 13, 2018

We happend upon Abouelafia without realizing it, but saw the hordes of locals waiting to pick up their goods - we had pita with zitar which was incredible - highly recommend

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank nycneel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 AM
10:00 AM - 4:00 AM
10:00 AM - 4:00 AM
10:00 AM - 4:00 AM
10:00 AM - 4:00 AM
10:00 AM - 4:00 AM
10:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Jaffa -Yeft St. | Clock Tower Square, Tel Aviv 6802809, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Tel Aviv District  >  Tel Aviv
  • Phone Number: +972 3-682-8544
Abouelafia Bakery is a very famous bakery. The Bakery Shop has become a household name and a symbol in our country under the direction of Walid Abouelafia. The original and oldest branch of this bakery is Legendary Old Jaffa, near the clock tower. The Bakery sells a variety of baked goods, including Pita Bread , Bagels, Sambusak, Egg Bagels, Pizzas and sweets such as Bklwah and Cnaphe. Surrounding the Bakery, Abouelafia also offers a very successful Meat, Fish, and Oriental food (such as schwarma) restaurant located across from the Bakery in the Clock Square - all under the same authentic and beloved brand name. The restaurant also offers various sweets such as Baklawaot, Cnaphe, Shabakiye and hot and cold beverages.
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