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Oren's Hummus

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
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Menu

HUMMUS ENTREES‏
Served w/ fresh baked white or whole wheat pita
$7.95
Hummus Classic
Hummus w/ imported tahini, olive oil, & our secret sauce
$8.45
Hummus Chickpea
The classic, topped w/ warm spiced garbanzo beans
$8.45
Hummus Fava (Full)
The classic, topped w/ slow-cooked fava beans
$8.45
Hummus Triangle
The classic, topped w/ fava, garbanzo beans & tahini
$9.25
Hummus Mushrooms
The classic, topped w/ sautéed mushrooms & onions (chicken stock)
$10.75
Hummus Beef
The classic, topped w/ moroccan spiced all natural ground beef
GRILL ENTREES
Vegetable skewer $+4.50
For 1 $11.95
For 2 $17.95
Chicken Skewers
All natural, free range chicken w/ secret spice
Vegetable skewer $+4.50
For 1 $11.95
For 2 $17.95
Beef Kabab
All natural, hormone free beef & lamb w/ blended herbs & garlic
For 1 $9.95
For 2 $13.95
Vegetable Skewers
Onions, cherry tomatoes, red bell peppers & mushrooms
SALADS‏
$7.95
Quinoa $+1.50
large Israeli salad
Chopped cucumber, tomato, onion, parsley, lemon & extra virgin olive oil
$8.95
Freek salad
Chopped romaine, cucumber, tomato, kalamata olives & imported sheep’s feta cheese
$8.45
Oren's Fatush Salad
Tomatoes, cucumbers, onions, crumbled feta, crushed pita chips in lemon & olive oil dressing
ISRAELI FAVORITES
$9.95
Shakshuka
2 Organic eggs, poached over easy on top of our matbucha
$6.95
Labane
Strained yogurt cheese topped w/ za’atar spice & olive oil
$9.95
Mozy's Rice Bowl
Basmati rice w/ simmered tomatoes, garlic, mint & parsley topped w/ grilled chicken
$9.95
Couscous
Traditional dish of semolina served w/ a chicken & vegetable stew spooned over it
HOT DRINKS‏
$2.50
Illy Espresso
$3.00
Illy Cappuccino
$3.50
Illy Latte
$2.50
Turkish Coffee
Israeli imported
$2.00
Nescaffe
Israeli imported
$2.00
Hot Mint Tea
Fresh mint leaves steeped in hot water
DRINKS
$1.75
Soda
$2.50
Lemonade
Freshly squeezed, homemade lemonade w/ mint leaves
$2.50
Ice Tea
Homemade ice tea
$4.00
Malt
Israeli root beer
$4.50
Kombucha
$2.75
Coconut Water
$4.00
San Pellegrino
DESSERTS‏
$3.95
Malabi
Mediterranean flan, topped w/ coconut, pistachio & grenadine sauce
$4.95
Bavaria Cream
With chocolate‏ sauce & walnuts
$3.95
Israeli pastries
an assortment of Israeli hand-made cookies: rogalach, ma’amul, snowball
$4.25
Chocolate Babka
Chocolate swirl cake w/ whipped cream & cocoa powder
$4.25
Poppy Seed Babka
Poppy seed swirl cake w/ whipped cream & cocoa powder
$4.50
Imported sheep’s feta cheese $+2.00
Watermelon
In season‏
$4.95
Vegan Raspberry Chocolate Cake
BEER
$4.00
Stella Artois
Pilsner
$4.00
Leffe
Blond ale‏
$4.00
Sierra Nevada
Pale ale
$4.00
Hoegaarden Brewery
Wheat beer
$4.00
Goldstar
imported Israeli beer
WHITE WINE‏
Glass $6.00
Bottle $24.00
Chenin Blanc
Husch, mendocino 2010 a wine packed w/ melon & citrus flavors, slightly sweet
Glass $7.00
Bottle $28.00
Sauvignon Blanc
cannonball, California / sonoma 2010 a crisp, clean wine w/ brilliant fruit notes & a soft finish
Glass $8.00
Bottle $32.00
Chardonnay
Tolosa, central‏ valley 2009 no oak aging leads to a beautifully fruity wine that isn’t over styled
RED WINE
Glass $5.00
Bottle $20.00
Merlot
lamplighter, California 2009. an approachable easy drinking wine w/ soft, soft fruit
Glass $9.00
Bottle $36.00
Pinot Noir
The forager, sonoma coast 2009. a great value pinot, fruit forward, rich, w/ a wonderful mouth feel
Glass $8.00
Bottle $32.00
Cabernet Sauvignon
cannonball, California‏ 2008. rich, lush, earthy & tasting like a wine 4 times its price
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A group of 6 of us ate at Oren’s Palo Alto. We got several appetizers Oren’s eggplant and charred cauliflower) and we each got an entree. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed what they selected (I liked the lamb and hummus!). Of the group, 3 are vegetarians and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed January 8, 2019

I have eaten at various branches of Oren's and not had an allergic reaction. Today I went for lunch. Used their rest room which had the absolute worst smelling soap I have ever smelled. It was like the smell of toxic toilet cleaner. Then I...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank misanthropicdreamer
Gloria D, Front Office Manager at Oren's Hummus, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. Allergy safety and being able to offer those with gluten allergies a safe place to eat is one of our top standards. We were very shocked to hear about your visit. We...More

Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

How good can a hummus restaurant be ? That's what I thought -- and then I are there ! Everything I've had is excellent. And the hummus itself raises hummus to a new level.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 403sarat
Gloria D, Front Office Manager at Oren's Hummus, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2019

Thank you for being a fan! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed December 5, 2018 via mobile

Fresh and delicious food is served there! Hummus lamb was amazing with whole wheat pita(fabulous by the way) I’ll come back there for sure next time in Palo Alto!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank cristianbhl
Gloria D, Front Office Manager at Oren's Hummus, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2019

Thank you for being a fan! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed November 22, 2018

Loved this restaurant. We came for lunch, had lamb and eggplant hummus. Both were delicious! Also ordered cauliflower and falafel sides, which were unnecessary but quite tasty. We have leftovers that would easily be another lunch. The restaurant is very small, so you sit about...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank graceinbeijing
Gloria D, Front Office Manager at Oren's Hummus, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2019

Thank you for the wonderful review and rating! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed November 18, 2018

This place is busy, especially at lunch time. It is not a huge restaurant so there's a lot of energy, but the food is fast and AMAZING. There is so much to choose from with their dishes, sides and sauces. Their chicken kabab is so...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MO2181
Gloria D, Front Office Manager at Oren's Hummus, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2019

Thank you for being a fan! We appreciate the wonderful review. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

Needless to say, this is one of the most spectacular restaurants during our stay and San Francisco. This is a must stop on anyone’s itinerary. Delightful choices of different hummus. The rice bowl which either chicken or beef with balsamic rice and Tumeric is a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank josecG3700VY
Gloria D, Front Office Manager at Oren's Hummus, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2019

Thank you for the wonderful review and rating! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed November 11, 2018

Eating at this place is like being transported to Tel Aviv. Everything about this place is authentic. Would highly recommend the hummus lamb bowl AND the green Shakshuka! Totally worth making a trip here.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank yelrebmikx
Gloria D, Front Office Manager at Oren's Hummus, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2019

Thank you for the wonderful review and rating! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

This place was recommended to us by a respiratory therapist at the Lucile Packard children's hospital for a falafel meal. We both got the falafel sandwich and it was so yummy!! It comes with hummus, veggies and tahini sauce, delicious!! I recommend it to anyone...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Tara326
Gloria D, Front Office Manager at Oren's Hummus, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2019

Thank you for being a fan! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed October 3, 2018

This is not for the meat and potato lover but a little meat and garbanzo you are in the right place. Personally I like lamb and eggplant so my choices were easy. Small and large portions were options. More options for vegetarians or dietary concerned...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank George P
Gloria D, Front Office Manager at Oren's Hummus, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Hello George, Thank you for being a fan. We're glad you and your guest enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you again soon.

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