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Hashim Restaurant

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In the Souq, the shopping are of downtown Amman, Amman, Jordan
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Amman, Jordan
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42 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The restaurant is famous across the major countries of the world and located at the heart of the downtown of Amman. The display of the restaurant reflects what was written about the restaurant in local and international newspaper and magazines in different languages. Traditional dishes such as; soya, Homs and Flafel are being served with pure olive oil besides tea... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Really nice place where you get really tasty local food for a good price and super quick. This is one of the most famous places to eat in Amman according to locals. Go there!

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Thank BoelBoel85
Doha, Qatar
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128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 313 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Jordanian friends took me to Hasham which is a local favorite. While not a glamorous setting it does convey the feeling of outdoor cafes in the Middle East. Clearly very popular it offers local favorites like falafels, Hummus (several kinds), pickles, moutabel and other Arabic dishes. Pleasant and relaxed with good food. This restaurant has been frequented by the... More 

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Thank DohaInternational
Beirut, Lebanon
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63 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I will not be talking about the food.Even though for me it is normal plus there is thousands of reviews out there talking about it. If you visited Amman Hachem is a must experience. Definitely order a selection of all the dishes (foul,hummus,fatte, falafel, vegetables...) ask for fries and tea!!! Hachem is about the atmosphere ,the common people mixed with... More 

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Thank ZKZ15
Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing low key vegetarian meal that was fresh and amazing. The falafel was incredibly flavorful, the hummus was smooth. Get the tea and add in some mint from the fresh plate of tomatoes and peppers they bring out.

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Thank KyRing
Sydney, Australia
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61 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent food and quick service. Just order the mix and let them bring out a healthy helping of hummus, felafel, etc. Great stop during shopping.

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Thank Saulsgem
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

My friend and I went to Hashem Restaurant last month. It's located in Down-town ,Amman and one of the oldest restaurants there.The food was delicious and amazing .We tried Hummus,falafel and tabbouleh.My favorite dish was Hummus. The price was great and the staff was very nice and friendly. It was a very good experience. I recommend you try a mix... More 

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Thank Sara S
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

I was very shocked when eating at this terrible place, unclean by all means and I mean it, I bit to get one who confirms cleanliness at this place, not only the place itself but the food as well, I could not complete my first few pieces of bread, the taste of food is bad, what people finds in this... More 

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Thank Raed S
Oman
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Hummus, Falafel and Fool (Beans) were super excellent I strongly recommend this place. If you have visited Jordan this place is must one of the best foods I ate in Jordan ! highly recommended. The restaurant operated since 1956 authentic bilad al sham cuisine.. We arrived as late lunch and early dinner time - worth every JD :)

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Thank Hawraa_Lawati
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133 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

We were recommended this restaurant by a friend so had high expectations. We arrived at lunch time and were lucky enough to get a table. The restaurant was buzzing with people everywhere! We were seated quickly and ordered the meal everyone else had - falafel, flatbread, chips, tea, salad and humous! Delicious! And all costing 5JD for two! We ended... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Fast food, Middle Eastern, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: In the Souq, the shopping are of downtown Amman, Amman, Jordan
  • Location: Middle East  >  Jordan  >  Amman Governorate  >  Amman
Description
It's a local place that our Jordanian guide took us to and would be a real bonus to international travelers! It has fantastic food - the best we had on our 15 day trip to Israel and Jordan. All vegetarian: three different kinds of hummus, stuffed and regular felafel, fresh tomatoes and onions, what we would call French fries.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?