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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%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“lamb” (26 reviews)
“rice” (25 reviews)
“kebab” (34 reviews)
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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 April 28, 2018 via mobile

We had a company dinner here. The presentation and many small plates of appetizers was impressive. The hummus, bread, salad and juices were excellent! The meat skewers were only OK. I had a chicken and a lamb skewer. I think they could have been cooked...More

Thank Kentrosi
Reviewed April 22, 2018

This was such a big experience and could might as well be the best meal of our lives! Such an overwhelming table full of small dishes with all a unique and good taste. This is a MUST try in Tel Aviv/Jaffa :)

Thank MSPedersen
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for falafel and Schwarma. I probably didn’t spell Schwarma a correctly but it was the best I’ve ever had small little place very fair prices awesome for lunch

Thank jeffrobe
Reviewed March 16, 2018

Disappointing, because from the the restaurant looks quite nice. Some of our ground meat kebabs were delivered raw in the middle -- it was so hard to get the server's attention that we finally gave up went to the counter, paid, and left. There are...More

2  Thank compatidude
Reviewed March 10, 2018

Had hoped for a better experience. The food was ok - but also just okay. The place had no guests - so we should have taken this warning seriously.

Thank RuneM365
Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

Had lunch with my family on Saturday, we were waiting for a while as the restaurant was full in lunch time and we haven't reserved a table . But... Waiting was worthwhile. The small on the house served salads were very special, have never eaten...More

Thank Barzid
Reviewed January 21, 2018

We had a business dinner at the Haj Kahil but I was not impressed with the food. Maybe I just don't enjoy 5 different ways to prepare lamb but the lamb was very gamey. On a positive note, the service and atmosphere were great.

Thank BeaglesLocos
Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

The food, service and entire experience is wonderful! It is busy, loud, and FUN. When you order an entre, you also receive small plate after small plate of absolute delish! (included). The skewers were wonderful too!

Thank manyinterests
Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

An amazing array of meza (small appetizers) and huge main courses. Very moderately priced and friendly staff. There were three of us and we should have only ordered two meals. The best baba ganoush I’ve eaten.

Thank dinerone1
Reviewed December 10, 2017

I can't tell much about this restaurant. The service was relatively good and the middle-eastern food we ordered was decent but not that great, so - average..

Thank sheriffCarter
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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, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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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