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Shawarma Emil

33 Derekh Allenby, Haifa 3326666, Israel
+972 4-851-7096
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good8%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“shawarma” (35 reviews)
“salad” (9 reviews)
“pita bread” (2 reviews)
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Fast food, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Mediterranean, Halal
33 Derekh Allenby, Haifa 3326666, Israel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Friends visiting wanted lamb shwarma and Shawarma Emil was spot on! We had lunch about 1:00pm and were lucky to get a table and enjoy the delicious food and quick service. While sitting outside, we were amazed at the steady stream of cars driving up...More

Thank mollydog112000
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Im from isreal so i have eaten shawarma all around. This is by far the best there is!! Grear owner. Sometimes u have to wait in line but the line moves fast.

Thank Trek598760
Reviewed 1 September 2018

20 years or so ago, that place was decent, now it's a local joke, their meat is tasteless, dry and old, maybe even expired when they put it on the grill. their pickles taste so salty, you can not even eat them, what's more, they...More

Thank raphaello4555
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Shawarma and only Shawarma. Voted by one of the Israeli TV channels as the best in Israel by far from the rest of the competitors.

Thank Shim S
Reviewed 23 July 2018

This is the best Shawarma(Donner Kebbsb) in Israel and one of the best I ate world round.They serve the shawarma in pita bread or wharf , it is made of lamb (and not from turkey or pullets) and the meat is seasoned with salt pepper...More

Thank yoram a
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

A lot of folks recommended this place as the best shawarma in Haifa. The only problem is they are sold out by 5 pm. Well one day we managed to arrive just before 5 and they had enough remaining meat for a few shawarmas which...More

Thank Eagles1096
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Emil is an institute in Haifa. And as an institute, they have to proof it. It's not that the other shawarmas in the area are not as good as Emil, but the simplicity of Emil, over decades, is remarkable. Very recommended, however, it's a tiny...More

Thank chenit
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Firstly - dont mention the word 'doner'. This is shawarma, as far removed from 'doner' as a quality burger is from the rubbish McDonalds sell. And this is GOOD shawarma - succulent, juicy & flavourful. Tasty, quickly served, kids portion available, and simple. The whole...More

Thank Darren S
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

I have to say that Shawarma Emil is the best in Israel. Although there are other places that serve larger portions. This place has the highest quality of meat. The place is tiny and enough to sit me and my family. Don’t expect to be...More

Thank KevinW5653
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

This compact place only serves shawarma, in relatively small portions with no fancy dressings or salads, but it's greatness lies in it's simplicity emphasizing the excellent quality of meat.

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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Derekh Allenby, Haifa 3326666, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Haifa District  >  Haifa
  • Phone Number: +972 4-851-7096
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