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Nazareth, Israel
+972 4-657-8852
09:45 - 22:00
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Mon - Wed 09:45 - 22:00
Thu - Sat 09:45 - 22:30
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Utrecht, The Netherlands
1 review
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Very friendly service and the one of the best meals we have ever eaten. We shared the Arabic chicken and this was more than enough for two persons. If you're ever in Nazareth definitely go to El-Taboon for the Arabic chicken.

Thank siemeneijkemans
Rome, Italy
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016

I visited Nazareth in April 2016 and stopped over at this restaurant for a lunch. I was surprised by the amount of food I received for a very modest price. In addition the food was really tasty and the service WONDERFUL. The waiter was extremely friendly. Def recommended.

Thank Laurr1990
1 review
Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

The food at this restaurant was incredible. The service was absolutely wonderful. The staff, especially Ahmed and Quasi, were amazingly friendly and knowledgeable about the beautiful city. This place is a MUST if you visit Nazareth. Our favorite items were hummus with hot mushrooms and the tahini with eggplant. Can't wait to visit again soon. Shukraan!!

Thank Braden B
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 December 2015 via mobile

Stumbled over this place as soon as we arrived in Nazareth. The food was great especially the Arabic chicken. We had so much could finish it. Ahmed who served us was very polite and his English was very good. It turns out that he has been to Eastbourne in the uk. Would definitely recommend this place for simple but delicious... More 

Thank John F
Hamburg, Germany
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

Extremly nice people running this Restaurant. We had a wonderful exotic diner with loads of tasty dishes. Really can recomment this place and will come again.

Thank F N
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 19 September 2015

Great and friendly service. The Arab style chicken was so delicious that I asked the waiter if he could tell me what spices were used. He said it was a secret mix but after ten minutes he came back with a tub full of red powder. Hummus fantastic. Lots of food for a very reasonable price. Many local people, which... More 

Thank Fmanuela
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142 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2015

I was with a group of four people who were doing the 4-day northern Israel tour through Abraham Tours. We were using Nazareth as our base, staying at the beautiful Fauzi Azar Inn and we all decided to try this little restaurant while passing by it on the street. We all ordered the Chicken Arabic-style and we were all flabbergasted... More 

Thank stormbird
Warsaw, Poland
1 review
Reviewed 18 October 2014 via mobile

I was here with my friend a week ago. The food is fresh, tasty, home made, beautifully served. The portion are big enough to sit and chat for a long time ;) The workers, especially the waiter, are very kind and I felt welcomed. A wide range of traditional meals in a very good price. Toilet clean. The interior design... More 

Thank Katarzyna Ł
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2013

wonderful authentic food and atmosphere. very friendly and polite. fresh food. clean toilets (very important!)

Thank jackie m
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89 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2012

A really great restaurant, serving traditional Palestinian food, beautifully presented. Generous portions, reasonable prices.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Middle Eastern, Israeli
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
09:45 - 22:00
09:45 - 22:00
09:45 - 22:00
09:45 - 22:30
09:45 - 22:30
09:45 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nazareth, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Northern District  >  Galilee  >  Nazareth
  • Phone Number: +972 4-657-8852

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