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penate - homas and israel food

Down Town West Jerusalem
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jafa street 9, Jerusalem, Israel
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Jerusalem
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2014

this place used to serve some of the best Humus in Israel. now the Humus is ok in one location (the original one in Jerusalem's center) all the rest in their chain should be avoided.

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Jerusalem, Israel
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2012

Enough said. If you like Hummus & Pita, this is a must stop. Tiny restaurant, and always crodwed for a good reason.

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london
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2012

hummous and meat is a must have - or with foul for veggies. quick, cheap and an attraction in itself.

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Statesboro, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2011

Don't go here if you're looking for elegant or fancy. This is the Israeli equivalent of a mom and pop place with the best of homemade middle eastern specialties. Great hummus, fries, falafel, you name it. Order and receive in 5 minutes or less. Take out is easy, or settle into the crowd around the tables and listen to a... More 

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Zichron Yaacov
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2008

Great food. Usually crowded. Take out is most practical.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2008

Popular yet vulgar. Considered a MUST but I would pass.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: jafa street 9, Jerusalem, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem>  > Down Town West Jerusalem
  • Neighbourhood: Down Town West Jerusalem

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