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Haj Kahil

18 David Razi'el | at the Clock Square in the center of Jaffa, Jaffa, Tel Aviv 6812009, Israel
+972 3-518-8866
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
$$ - $$$
18 David Razi'el | at the Clock Square in the center of Jaffa, Jaffa, Tel Aviv 6812009, Israel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a nice lunch 🍴 at Haj. The hummus and pita bread are great. Located very well in the center of Jaffa near the clock tower.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bogdanp984
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was recommended to go try their hummus with skirt steak pieces, which was excellent, but the Labanè was the show stopper for me.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Rbena004
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Centrally located. Nice choices of the middle eastern kitchen. Good service, large portions fresh and good quality.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Gil I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An Good middle Eastern restaurant with lots of salads and very good service. The shawarma is OK not spicy.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank menachemle
Reviewed November 6, 2018

We had eaten at this restaurant a few times before and the food was excellent. The menu has changed some. The chicken was tough and almost inedible. The bread was over baked. Another dish turned out to be a soup instead of what was on...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Edmund L
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Attitude..... asking a few reasonable questions about the menu of the ‘wait boy’ resulted in him continually mocking my wife until he was way too sarcastic at the end and we had words. Food pretty good but menu issues abounded. Salads alone were very tasty...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Chicagonative_7
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

...visited here for lunch, and the amount of small dishes/salads before actual food was overwhelmimg! Yes it is typical, but never had such many of them anywhere in Israel. And after all that, the kebabs were very tasty! The place is worth visiting, but maybe...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank juhahi
Reviewed September 29, 2018

Love this restaurant in Old Jaffa. The food is excellent and there is just so much of it that we struggled! The little salads that are served are really tasty and deceivingly filling. We had meat skewers which were lovely. I always ask for the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ElaineFFM
Reviewed August 30, 2018

We literally ordered the entire menu and some desserts twice - IT IS INCREDIBLE! The salads, the bread, the meat - wow wow wow! Definitely recommend!

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank mariahm1514
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Haj Kahil an authentic Arabic restaurant done exceptionally well. The restaurant caters to larger groups and was very fitting for our 40+ dinner guests. The restaurant is a must when visiting Jaffa. It’s a landmark and rightfully so. The menu is rich and filled with...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Katrin S
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Avi P
June 30, 2017|
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Response from JBern52 | Reviewed this property |
It's Shawarma Haj Kahil at the corner of Shivtei Israel and Avodat Israel where they meet Yefet. There is indoor seating along the side, but we sat out front on the street.
September 24, 2016|
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Response from geniarch | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 David Razi'el | at the Clock Square in the center of Jaffa, Jaffa, Tel Aviv 6812009, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Tel Aviv District  >  Tel Aviv  >  Jaffa
  • Phone Number: +972 3-518-8866
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