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Shivtai Israel St., 14, Jaffa, Tel Aviv, Israel
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

need for an abu hassan portion of humus or mssabacha or full takes over and I visit this small cheap tastiest venues in tlv yafo.

Thank 103tamara
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64 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ate at this hummus restaurant a lots of time and I can say that he doesn't have any competition about the taste of the hummus. The only problem is that you have to wait usually a lot of time to get to the restaurant or to take away home. Very recommended!!!

Thank abdalevi
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92 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A low-priced restaurant, very modest, you may be seated with another couple at the same table. But its worth while, you taste the best hummus and enjoy the local atmosphere. If you want to taste a typical hummus, at a typical place, this is the place.

Thank vdany
Eilat, Israel
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90 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They never let you down. One of the best humus restaurants in Israel and for sure the best in TLV !!!! I eat there often .. Fast service great authentic place to eat. Very chip good and fresh !!! It's been now about 10 years that I eat there at list once a month!

Thank David B
Cologne, Germany
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71 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not being a hummus expert but having tried some in my life, I can without a doubt say this is the best ever. The place is loud and crowded but it has a great local feeling and the quality of the hummus is incredible. How do they make it so creamy??? Definitw must in Jaffa!

Thank Linonchis
Toronto, Canada
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48 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

It's the best hummus I've ever had. I'm no stranger to hummus - it's a dish I've loved and eaten my entire life in several countries. I've had hummus made by Egyptians, Syrians, Palestinians. This is by order of magnitude the best. There's a "hummus war" in Israel - a friendly debate among locals about whose hummus is the best.... More 

Thank Molly A
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

If you want to come back from Israel and say you had the best humus ever, then you have to come here. No question. Amazing and fast service. Nice people. It's hard to get to but it's the hole in the wall place you're looking for.

Thank Eli W
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54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

Abu Hassan really lives up to his reputation. I don't know if this is the best hummus in the world, but it's certainly the best I ever had.

Thank Ferdinandhaas
Hurth, Germany
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64 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

This place is legend. Our company sends people to Tel Aviv for work often and everyone passes word down to visit this place. Its a hike from our hotel, but worth it. I always stop by here before going home from business.

Thank Marta S
Sydney, Australia
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185 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

The real deal here. Just yum fresh humus and all the sides you need to round out the meal. Has always been a favourite of mine and good eating house for humus

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Middle Eastern, Vegan Options, Israeli
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shivtai Israel St., 14, Jaffa, Tel Aviv, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Tel Aviv District  >  Tel Aviv  >  Jaffa

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?