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El Babor

Highway 65, Umm el Fahm, Israel
+972 4-611-0691
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“lamb” (11 reviews)
“rice” (9 reviews)
“kebab” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Highway 65, Umm el Fahm, Israel
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

After long days up North this is definitely a great choice for dinner. Food here is always authentic, fresh and delicious, service is warm and I like that the small salad plate appetizer meal is optional. This is not cheap though.

Thank WanderingShishik
Reviewed 20 January 2018

We came in after hiking and travelling in the area. Some of the items on the menu, that we wanted to order, were unavailable, but we enjoyed eggplant salad, houmus, sea bass (lavrak) and sea bream (Denise) fish on the grill- very good.

Thank Danny S
Reviewed 23 October 2017

The food was OK, but not more than that. The Service was VERY slow and not so friendly. The prices in the place are very expensive for איק salads and standard main dishes. You expect for the best quality or for a good portion for...More

Thank Leonid R
Reviewed 15 October 2017

While traveling in Megido , we decided to travel also in the Menashe hills and later we drove to Yokneam to find a restaurant. I wanted to eat in this famous restaurant for a while, thus we took this opportunity to eat there. We were...More

Thank Hezkia
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

We read some of the unfavorable reviews and came to eat here doubtful. But our doubts were quickly quashed. The salad platters were all good and fresh and our two mains were great - stuffed chicken and kebab albabour style. Both highly recommended. If you...More

Thank Tommy S
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

The food was bnot tasty. My kids hated the kabab and chicken. Only the rice they liked... The cnafe was terible. Bernt.... and also took 20 min to get to the table. Servicenwas VERY slow. Never going back there.

Thank Assaf D
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Free salads if you order a main dish. Salads are good, main dishes are good too. Tarea is not very safe now. If you are staying aroun, go there, if not, don't. :)

Thank oded s
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We had lunch at the restaurant en route. The place is large, in an impressive stone building. The service was quick. The food was mediocre, nothing special. The lemonade was far too sweet ..

2  Thank Amit B
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

We had a set meal as part of a tour group. Fresh lemonade, bread hot from the oven, salads, barbecued chicken beasts, roast lamb, beef kebab, stuffed chicken roll and dessert. We are too much.

Reviewed 18 April 2017

Palestinian Arab food is having a wonderful modern revival. El Babor is still far back in this trend. Good salads but nothing with wow factors. The main course of slow cooked lamb filled with rice - dry, tasteless and expensive.

1  Thank Cha0tic
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
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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