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Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Late Night
Israeli, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went to eat Malabi for the first time in my life and I though why not try it here. Best tasting dessert and soo cheap...had to stop after 3. Go grab some Malabi here and chill out with the rest of the locals on the...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank walterdom
Reviewed March 12, 2019 via mobile

Super delicious! You can choose between different toppings and sirups (which all taste amazing!) You can get a little coffee to your Malabo, if desired. I like this place and will always come along, when I’m in Israel 🙂

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank natplath
Reviewed January 21, 2019 via mobile

Really good middle Eastern dessert! Tasty as. The place is so trendy! Sometimes there’s a line and the drink made from the same ingredients is also really good!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Marie C
Reviewed December 22, 2018 via mobile

We stumbled across this cafe while walking through Old Jaffa, and I'm glad we did! A perfect example of applying the Israeli entrepreneurial spirit to the traditional family experience! The specialty dish (after which the cafe is named) is made using the owner's mother's recipe...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jaltor
Reviewed December 21, 2018 via mobile

The place serves good malabi (and sahleb on winters). Enjoy the fun atmosphere in the middle of Tel Aviv with a backgammon game, cheap beers and cocktails.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bambi12345
Reviewed November 28, 2018

They have Vegan Malabi that is delicious. We went twice because it was that good. The classic syrup was our favorite

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank AnaClaire4
Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

Hamalabiya offers a tasty (but nothing to write home about) local desert (for which you also have a dairy-free option) that is also cheap (at least compared to other foods in Tel Aviv). Not only that but there is a nice atmosphere in the air....More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed October 31, 2018

Cosy dessert place in a local neighbourhood outside of the city centre of Tel Aviv-Yafo. Really delicious local deserts. They also serve drinks.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank lorenzod568
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic malabi at a very reasonable price with great, friendly service. Located at the heart of the gorgeous Flea market in Jaffa, I recommend to stop by for a refreshing break while touring this area, the Jaffa port and Jaffa’s old city. Highly recommended! 😀😀

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Shirifb
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

For only 10nis, you'll get one of the great dessert around Tel Aviv. So simple one, but so tasty. They have many tastes of It, and even some more dishes.

Date of visit: July 2018
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