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Hummus Ben Sira

3 Ben Sira, Jerusalem 9418103, Israel
+972 2-672-8732
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“hummus” (204 reviews)
“beef” (11 reviews)
“fava beans” (4 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Kosher, Gluten Free Options
3 Ben Sira, Jerusalem 9418103, Israel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I liked the place and the food is good. The prices are average Jerusalem prices and the opening hours are good. However the personal was quite unfriendly and the tables weren't cleaned

Thank dugupe
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place serves sublime hummus, perhaps the best we have had during our 10-day travel in Israel. The cauliflower topping was our favourite. It comes with three fresh falafel balls and a small salad. The price is a steal, given what you pay elsewhere in...More

Thank Pavel K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bad service, the Waittre was unfriendly and the hummus was regular, was cheap but you can find better places to eat for the same price

Thank Carmenml83
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good homus. I had it with mushrooms which were over cooked but eatbel. The falafel was very nice. Service is not very good although very friendly.

Thank menachemle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ben Sira Hummus is a small crowded bustling place. It is where you go to because you want to try the best hummus there is - not the mass produced wholesale that many use. You choose it with several toppings - our favourite was the...More

Thank BunchaSwiss
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hummus is very tasty here, it comes with fried onions, battered cauliflower and chickpeas on top. Would recommend and visit again many times. Felafel was good too.

Thank Shibbyal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quite crowded and it took a minute or two to get seated. A waiter took our order maybe five minutes after we sat down. Menus are in Hebrew and English. My husband and I both ordered falafel, spicy on the side, mine with no onions....More

1  Thank rmgronsky
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

if you seraching for Hummus - so this is the place. nice, Fresh , price is ok.. you cant ask for mor

Thank Lian I
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Tonight was not their night. Power kept going out, they ran out of pita, salad, and who knows what else. Falafel were very good but did not make up for the rest of a disappointing meal.

Thank Eve M
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

We had dinner at Hummus Ben Sira after a long day walking around Jerusalem. The food was fresh and delicious. The hummus comes with pita and the lightest falafel we have ever eaten. We also had an Israeli salad, which as very tasty. A real...More

Thank Ejbern
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22 February 2017|
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Response from MiryamEson | Reviewed this property |
Sun-Thur 10.00-02.00 Friday 11.00-17.00 Saturday 20.00-04.00
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Ben Sira, Jerusalem 9418103, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 2-672-8732
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