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237 Saint James Pl, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3936 (Dock Street at Walnut (Between 2nd & 3rd))
+1 215-625-8800
Today
17:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Mount Holly, New Jersey
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We had a reservation for over a month! I can see why. A group of four of us dined and all of us had rave reviews about the entire experience. We chose the $45.00 menu per person and got to try basically everything on the menu including desserts. Everything from the server, Peter, busboy, food and wines were excellent. Perfect... More 

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Thank Natalie Y
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

More food than I should have eaten. Could not stop. The flavors were wonderful and different. The service is great and the space is good looking and comfortable.

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Thank Daniel G
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Book your table in advance as Zahav is always a destination in high demand among those seeking exquisite Mediterranean cuisine. They have a chef's menu too which is popular but its expensive and I would not recommend to those who don't want to seek all the experimental aspects and who are not looking for an elaborate lunch or dinner. Stick... More 

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Thank Akash M
Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We ate at Zahav and loved the inventiveness of the food choices. THe hummus was outstanding, as was the special pita they served with it. We loved all of the vegetarian salads. Atmosphere was acceptable, but it's the food that will bring us back!!!

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Thank JKReznik
Pittsburgh, United States
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Fantastic food and wonderful service. My only hope is that the chef returns to his hometown...Pittsburgh. We want him back!

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Thank paulalM3915HL
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Zahav is a very interesting restaurant. They serve authentic Israeli food that's very good and unique.

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Thank lisa m
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Zahav is one of the top 5 establishments in Philly...full stop! The cuisine is as authentic Isreali as any Ive had anywhere stateside. The atmosphere is terrific. I cant sing enough praises of the restaurant. A must go when in Philadelphia.

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Thank aastew94
Philadelphia
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very healthy, incredibly delicious. If you leave here hungry you must play for the NFL and require 20,000 calories.

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Thank mangoblue
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Fantastic. We absolutely love this restaurant. Everything is amazing. Such a great range of choices. The hummus is to die for.

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Thank Rob S
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Every single dish was delicious, the ambiance is nice, and the service staff was attentive and kind. Even though they were busy, they were happy to explain what dishes were to you or make any recommendations.

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Thank Vaishnavi M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 237 Saint James Pl, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3936
    (Dock Street at Walnut (Between 2nd & 3rd))
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-625-8800

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?