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7 W Railroad Ave, Tenafly, NJ 07670-2018
+1 201-871-6060
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good34%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“falafel” (8 reviews)
“israeli salad” (3 reviews)
“schnitzel” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Kosher
$$ - $$$
7 W Railroad Ave, Tenafly, NJ 07670-2018
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

Fabulous Hummus and spicy meat appetizer with warm pita bread. We all enjoyed our main dishes as well. The owner was friendly and personally came over to check on us.

Thank David G
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This place has the best hummus and makes humus bowls with various ingredients inside. They also have the fantastic thick pita bread, It is a shame the service is usually pretty bad.

Thank KJ39
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Great small restaurant in downtown location. Food is excellent although service could be a bit more friendly

Thank Joe W
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

If you love middle eastern food this place is for you. The best Hummus and Falafel!!! Great place in Tenafly, New Jersey!

Thank Phyllis M
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

True authentic flavors of Israel, really. You like humus=>it excellent here. You like Falafel => it is excellent at Tavlin All is above average if you ask me, it is a BYO and remember to bring Kosher wine only. This is easy because around the...More

Thank EMBE762
Reviewed 5 May 2017

This is not a place where you want to spend any time. We were greeted, if you could call it that, by a very nasty person who seemed upset that we had a reservation. The service was atrocious. It's loud and the food was tasteless....More

Thank superbuyer2017
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Best Hummus and Falafel in town. Very pleasant place to sit in and the service is great. Hummus is freshly made for you when you order!

Thank Rhashmo2
Reviewed 20 March 2017

My meal at Tavlin was delicious! I came with my family and when I arrived they had a table ready to go. The service was slow, but they adhered to every request. The food is the best part and it was very good. I highly...More

Thank cjkranz
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Whenever I am craving good chummus or shnitzel to bring me back to my days in Israel, the first place I think about is Tavlin. With a cozy, but not cramped atmosphere, friendly service, and great food, Tavlin is a fun, affordable night out. BYOB,...More

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We dined at Tavlin with friends on a weekday. The restaurant was busy for a Tuesday which I took as a confirmation of the food being good. We started with the hummus platter with falafel ($15) which was tasty and easily fed four people. For...More

Thank MDXP
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 20 - USD 25
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
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Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 W Railroad Ave, Tenafly, NJ 07670-2018
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Tenafly
  • Phone Number: +1 201-871-6060
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