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Kamals Middle Eastern Cuisine

51 N 12th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2902
+1 215-925-1511
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“baklava” (8 reviews)
“shawarma” (4 reviews)
“hummus” (7 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Lebanese, Vegan Options, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
51 N 12th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2902
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The best Middle Eastern food this side of the Mediteranean Sea. The falafal, hummus and tabuli are so good!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MaryBeth N
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

This place is a hidden gem. Fresh food, healthy, tasty.... I ordered the falafel and my friend had a chicken platter. The chicken comes “off the bone.” I spoke with the guy near the register during my visit and he was extremely nice! Overall great...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 478chrisw
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Located in the Reading Terminal Market, this place was quite busy and I ordered a fresh smoothie with bananas , strawberries and berries. It was very tasty and for the size , reasonably priced. Staff were very efficient and friendly.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank DocRah6
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

The chicken gyros were a hit with the kids. The lamb, rice, hummus and tabouli also hit the mark. But the highlight of our meal (takeout to a local hotel 20 minutes before closing) was the baklava. It was a delicious treat, and it was...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Member29325
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Not so busy. We had chicken ald lamb shawarma. In both cases good food, not too salty. It was served with hummus and pita bread. And vegatables!! Good lunch.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Rik P
Reviewed 7 June 2018

The beef kabob was grilled perfectly and tender and there was a generous portion of salad, tabouleh, hummus, pita. Their fruit smoothies are wonderful as well. a great lunch

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank mandp2go
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Kamal‘s is one of those fantastic places that makes you want to go back again and again. The food is fresh and flavorful. Their spinach and cheese pie platter is excellent, and the lemonana (fresh lemonade with mint and a dash of rose water) is...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank tracykos
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

We're not middle Eastern food fans but you can't go wrong with fruit smoothies! You can choose from 3 different sizes and either go with one of their suggested options or choose your own fruits. We choose cantaloupe melon and apple which was lovely. Friendly...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank flashsam7267
Reviewed 29 March 2018

Loved this place! I was in search of a good smoothie and happened to stumble upon this place. They had fresh-squeezed juices & smoothies and amazing desserts! I saw one other place at Reading Terminal Market offer smoothies, but they did not say "fresh." I...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank cynthiahlopez
Reviewed 14 March 2018

the shawarma wrap (gluten free wrap requested) was good. not greasy and it was a really good size portion. I would totally comeback and eat here again.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank GratefulServant
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 N 12th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2902
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-925-1511
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