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“Great Humus(!), but that's it...”
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Ranked #6 of 39 Restaurants in Tenafly
Price range: $20 - $25
Cuisines: Israeli
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Paramus, NJ
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110 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“Great Humus(!), but that's it...”
Reviewed February 1, 2012

If you're a humus fan - this one's for you!
As someone who considers himself a humusologist, this humus is one of the best around! The humus is Arabic-Jerusalem style, like the type of humus you find in Abu-Gosh (an Arab village outside Jerusalem). It is thick (not watered down with tahini) and together with a couple of thick pita breads - it is a meal. You can also try a couple of humus variations, like the one with beef or with mushrooms - they are all great!
Unfortunately (and surprisingly) the rest of the food there is almost uneatable and extremely over-priced...

  • Visited October 2011
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2 Thank Travel2andFr0m
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English first
White Plains, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Best Humus in Bergen County”
Reviewed March 7, 2011

Yes, it is a Kosher Restaurant but enjoy a perfect Middle Eastern Humus, Falaffel, Tehini, Marocan Sigars, home made Franch Frize.
One more thing - the Pita bread is the thick one that has a lot of pita...
No need for us to go to NYC for Humus any more. This is a BYO place (if you bring wine it should be Kosher wine)

  • Visited March 2011
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2 Thank rivka847
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