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Abu Hassan Restaurant

Shivtai Israel St., 14, Jaffa, Tel Aviv, Israel
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“hummus” (95 reviews)
“fava beans” (5 reviews)
“spicy lemon” (2 reviews)
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Fast food, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Shivtai Israel St., 14, Jaffa, Tel Aviv, Israel
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were told that if we wanted to try the best hummus in Isreal then we had to find Abu Hassan and that we better be prepared to wait in line for awhile All this was true and because of my good injury and my...More

Thank edwin b
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is an debate among Israeli's were to find the best Hummus, and by far this is the place! The cheapest meal you will find around Tel-aviv/Jaffa (a plate with drink would be around 22 Shekels) Notice this is a local restaurant; Therefore things can...More

Thank ddazTelAviv
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So the title says it all. They rush you which is a pity because they do serve a fine humus. Check out other humus places its worth the search.

Thank Marcel v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for breakfast on the last day at Tel Aviv and it was excellent. Good we came here as the Hummus was so creamy n perfect as also the Labneh that when ever we come to Tel-Aviv this will be the first stop not the...More

Thank mrgupta13
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Our guide took us to this tiny restaurant in Old Jaffa. The Hummus & Bread was fabulous. It is a tiny place. We had to wait 15 minutes for a table. Hummus is the focus of the limited menu.

Thank vetrismv
Reviewed 10 July 2017

An amazing little place I got recommended by my friend from Jaffa. It is considered as one of the best hummus places in Tel Aviv area. You have to come very early to secure a spot because the place is very busy. They serve only...More

Thank Lajoska
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

No joke - honestly the best hummus in all of Israel (and the world)! Go for lunch or a snack - amazing!!!

Thank Gavin H
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Dont expect anything fancy here. You will find mostly locals and some tourists that found it on tripadvisor. And once your done they will let you know its time to move on.. But who cares, they serve some amazing simple hummus dishes that will tease...More

Thank Ferdinand81
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Visiting Jaffa Port to be filmed by i24 News I was recommended to eat at this unassuming restaurant just up the hill by a fellow yachty. Wonderful! Simple, easy, fresh and solid food. Abu Hassan specializes in hummus and is known to every local in...More

Thank ALightLife
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

It was fabulous street food!!! The two types of humus were fabulous. Tasty, fresh, and as soon as they sell out whatever batch they made in the morning they close up for the day - typically by around noon. Go early and be happy!!!

Thank SkiMD123
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shivtai Israel St., 14, Jaffa, Tel Aviv, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Tel Aviv District  >  Tel Aviv  >  Jaffa
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