Philacatessen | Hummusology Brings Tel Aviv to Philly with New Brunch Menu


Hummusology, an authentic kosher hummusiya in the Washington Square West neighborhood of Philadelphia, is now offering a traditional Israeli-style prix fixe weekend brunch for two. The menu, reasonably priced at $27, includes:

  • Shakshuka: two eggs poached in a flavorful tomato sauce,
  • Bureka: flaky pastry filled with a choice of cheese or potato
  • Signature hummus: choice of classic, vegetable, mushroom, or fava and hard boiled egg.
  • Two house-made pitas
  • Two Israeli side salads with pickles
  • Turkish coffee

The brunch menu is available Saturdays and Sundays from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The items included in the weekend brunch are also offered daily on the restaurant’s regular menu, along with a wider selection of hummus dishes, sabich (roasted eggplant pita sandwiches) and salad. The menu is also gluten-free and vegan-friendly.

If you go:


1112 Locust St.

Open daily, 10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.



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