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ABU TAHER RESTAURANT

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AL-LAHAMIN MARKET 16, Jerusalem, Israel
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

Had a chance to visit today with the whole family. It was ok. Not too good I'm afraid . The humus was ok the makluba although tasty was really oily and the price of three humus two maklubas and a maluchia and soft drinks was 200 shekels. A rip off no doubt!!! Ha and there's no menu so the bill... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2013

I really enjoyed dining at Abu Taher. The owner was friendly and kind and the food was fresh, home-made and excellent! I had lamb and it was very authentic and good. The hummos was among the very best I have had anywhere. It's made right on site: you can see the bowl with mortice and pestle as you walk in!... More 

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Jerusalem, Israel
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2013

I was showing people around Jerusalem which I do quite often. We had just finished visiting the holy Sepulchre and we felt a bit hungry. I asked someone where there was a good Hummus and they suggested "Abu-Taher". We got there ,(about 100 meters from the Holy sepulchre), and I must admit that I was a bit apprehensive when I... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2012

an excellent spot for lunch in the old city of Jerusalem. Menu varies - you get whatever is cooked today. Authentic Palestinian cuisine for very low prices: First dished are 10 to 20 NIS while main course is 30 to 40 NIS. Great hospitality - guests are invited into the kitchen to see what's cooking and you can choose there.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Middle Eastern
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: AL-LAHAMIN MARKET 16, Jerusalem, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?