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Uncle Moustache

Herod's Gate | Across from bilding number 3, Jerusalem, Israel
+972 2-627-3631
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
1 Apr 2017
“great falafel”
13 Oct 2016
“Excellent Authentic Arabic Food”
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Mediterranean, Israeli
Herod's Gate | Across from bilding number 3, Jerusalem, Israel
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Reviewed 1 April 2017

Recommended by our Palestinian guide. Everyone on our trip was in love with the falafel at Uncle Moustache!

1  Thank tellana1
Reviewed 13 October 2016

My 1st (but not last) visit to this very casual restaurant was as a party of 2 September 2016. We tried a variety of items all of which were excellent (exc. the omelet, which I thought was merely very good). A very friendly family run...More

1  Thank Abby N
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Jerusalem the best of homos and falafel in the word the old city hergos geat Jerusalem The old city herdos get Jerusalem old city

3  Thank Mohmd M
Reviewed 25 November 2015

I had many a plate of houmus at Uncle Moustache back in the mid 1970's and I remember him with his big giant moustache and congenial presence. This place in the old city part of Jerusalem used to be a popular rest stop for hippies...More

5  Thank Zoey M
Reviewed 4 September 2015

I have been there in 1969 when Uncle Moustache himself was running the place. He was a huge, friendly man with a big belly and a massive moustache. A lot of poor hippy travelers came there to get a plate of houmus for 50 cents...More

3  Thank Dioshi
Reviewed 1 July 2015

It is not actually a restaurant, since it's just a stand at the small market just after the entrance to the Herod's Gate. There is no place to sit, however, it is definitely worth visiting and taking some food to go. Just get some falafels...More

1  Thank Sylwia M
Reviewed 14 April 2015

We visited with our tour group of 40 for lunch but they can accommodate well over 100. We enjoyed great salads from hummus (the best!) with pita bread to olives and pickled vegetables for the first course. Next, we enjoyed lamb meat balls on a...More

1  Thank Karen B
Reviewed 18 October 2014

Uncle Moustache is 100 metres left after you enter Herod's Gate and offers a limited but excellent range of food. I had a falafel salad in a pitta which I ate on the move. Fresh salad, wicked chilli sauce and great bread for just 12...More

1  Thank DawlishRed
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Mediterranean, Israeli
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  • Address: Herod's Gate | Across from bilding number 3, Jerusalem, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 2-627-3631
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