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Highway 65, Umm el Fahm, Israel
+972 4-611-0691
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have been twice there and it was either good. The salads are very fresh, various and typical of the local arab kichen. We had lamb ribs; lamb stuffed with rice and as desserts, malabi and knafe. I really think it was the best I ever had in this type of restaurants. The service is very nice and friendly. Prices... More 

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Rehovot
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147 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tasty food, decent service (although it seems the waiter ignored some of the requests) Impressive building with thick walls and high arched ceiling). Very delicious salads, very juicy kabab. Prices a bit expensive- 80-120 nis for standard entrees, almost double what other places charge.

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Thank DrRobertRehovot
Tel Aviv, Israel
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Way way over priced for what you get. I've been to many restaurant this style, here it feels like the menu is designed purely to rip you off. Food itself is OK, not bad... Fries that were served next to the 130nis lamb chops was inedible :-( Bottom line, if find other options in the area, you should skip this... More 

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Thank nnn8282
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Good food. Excellent service. Price a little expensive. In short, a great place for lunch on the way to or from the North.

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Thank Elinor T
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Every thing is perfect, wonderful owner, very kind stuff and very intimate design, Palestinian, middle eastern, traditional and halal/kosher food. you pay for something worth, and you will not taste palestinian food better than this.

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Thank Safaa48
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

The service was very good fast and so friendly ,the 15 kinds of fresh salad was amazing , the rips with frekha was amazing ,the 2nd dish was mix grill the kabab was very bad the rest was amazing

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Thank Suhaibb
Kadima, Israel
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

Albabo supports terrorism and refuses to condemn the Arab terrorists. It has a few restaurants and tomorrow striker .. Besides that i found it a "falztany" restaurant, which is a hebrew word for being pretentious..I left a bit deflated..later i found out that they are not very peace loving people and now i would never eat there at all ever... More 

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Ramat Hasharon, Israel
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

The arab town of Uhm el Fahem is located in the road from Tel Aviv to Tiberias. The restaurant is big, with oriental ornaments. We started with a multi-salads dish that included over 15 differen salads. Then we got our rice-stuffed lamb throat which was delicious. The "knafe", a warm desert with salted cheese, kadaife and honey was delicious -... More 

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Thank Danny G
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69 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

Our tour guide brought us to this restaurant on the way from the north to Jerusalem and it was great! We had a "tasting menu" of sorts. The dishes were plentiful and excellent. It was expensive for lunch but there was a huge amount of tasty middle eastern food and we had leftovers to take back to our apartment in... More 

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Thank Jennifer L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2015 via mobile

We visited this restaurant many times in the past and have enjoyed every visit. Special place, service was good and generous, very fresh and unique salads, lots of vegetables, refreshing and tasty. The meat was very good, we especially recommend a dish called mansaf. Prices reasonable. We will come back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Lebanese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Highway 65, Umm el Fahm, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Haifa District  >  Umm el Fahm
  • Phone Number: +972 4-611-0691

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?