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Olive Branch

355 Broadway, Bethlehem, PA 18015-1509
+1 610-814-0355
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good8%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
355 Broadway, Bethlehem, PA 18015-1509
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ordered 4 appetizers and one entree for my husband and myself (and our 18 month old) we ended up bringing half of it home! I was shocked with the amount of food that we received. Everything was extremely reasonably priced and every item off...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kathryn A
Reviewed October 11, 2018

Family owned with wonderful, fresh, authentic Middle Eastern food. I'm so happy to have this treasure right here in Bethlehem so I could fall in love with this cuisine. The best humus, arnabit, shawarma, kabobs, and grape leaves are among my top favorites. Gotta is...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Vicki P
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

Found this place almost by accident and we were so glad we did. The prices are good and the food was excellent- really fresh and tasty. The hummus was lovely and all the kabobs and falafel were good too. Friendly service and a warm and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank crispya
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed it. Hummus to start which was that real homemade delicious type of hummus with thin pitas. I had the combo kebob latter and my husband the falafel. Oh the salad was so fresh that came with both meals. Felt like it came...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Debby T
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Charmingly decorated, you feel like you are dinning in someone's lovingly detailed house. Service was super friendly. Food was made with fresh and high-quality ingredients. Normally I'm not a big fan of stuffed grape leaves, but these just melted in your mouth with a subtle...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Jnny2good
Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stopped here for a quick, inexpensive meal after a hospital visit at nearby St. Lukes and we were not disappointed. Very fresh, homemade, delicious food!

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank jtodd1957
Reviewed May 17, 2018

The Olive Branch is a lovely treasure in South Bethlehem serving homemade traditional Levantine cuisine. It feels like you are special guests visiting family. You sense that all is made with love at the Olive Branch. Our waitress was polite and friendly. We started with...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank ThePBR
Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

Some of the best middle eastern food I’ve ever had. Fresh, homemade and a warm, cozy atmosphere. Very reasonable pricing, generous portion size, and it’s a BYOB, which is a definite added benefit. Loved everything, but especially the cauliflower appetizer and the catfish entree.

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Denise E
Reviewed December 9, 2017

This is a quaint Mom & Pop establishment that prides itself on excellent service and food. It is wonderful to see people care so much about the quality of their guests' experiences. Olive Branch serves authentic Middle Eastern cuisine that is prepared well and not...More

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank AnAdventureAddict
Reviewed November 10, 2017

My son and I were driving home through Bethlehem and on a whim saw the sign in the window for Middle Eastern Food. What a great find. I love this place. Quiet, Clean and Friendly with amazing Kibbee, Humus, Kabobs etc. Can't wait to enjoy...More

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank quinteed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 355 Broadway, Bethlehem, PA 18015-1509
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Bethlehem
  • Phone Number: +1 610-814-0355
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