Tired of all that traveling? Wondering what to eat while you walk in the narrow streets of Israel? Well, don’t worry as we are about to guide you on one of the most famous and healthy street foods out there in Israel which you can taste and enjoy.


Israel is one of those places loved for not just historical or religious importance, but also food since the food served here is often quite healthy and delicious and is a combination of traditional western cuisine. Many people from around the world come here in Israel making food one of the core reasons to visit this place.

So let’s get started, below are the top 5 best street foods you can try whenever you get tired of all that traveling. 5. Sabih Sabih is a savory snack, known as very famous street food in Israel. It’s a very delicious and healthy snack to not to just satisfy your taste buds, but also easy on your tummy due to its health benefits. It’s a pita bread, cut in a pocket form, stuffed with fried eggplant, salads, parsley, eggs, and Tahini. It’s an all-time favorite snack of Israelis.

  1. Burekas Burekas are another very famous street food in Israel. It’s a crispy pastry, made in various shapes and sizes and from various types of dough including; Burekah dough, puff pastry dough, Brik pastry dough, phyllo dough, etc. depending upon the baker. It’s stuffed both sweet and savory including spinach, cheese, mushrooms, potatoes, and in sweet halva, etc.

  2. Shawarma Shawarma is another very popular street food in Israel and now famous all over the world. It a savory snack that includes pita bread, rolled including tiny sliced chicken or lamb meat, salads and tahini. It’s now eaten in many parts of the world including Turkey, the U.A.E, Pakistan, Egypt, Greece, etc.

  3. Shakshuka Shakshuka is a breakfast type of fast food, which can be eaten either in breakfast, lunch or dinner. Mostly, people in Israel tend to eat this item in breakfast due to a large number of eggs added into it, making it a very healthy item for your morning. It includes; eggs, poached in tomato sauce, parsley, chili pepper, and garlic.

  4. Falafel Inspired by the Arabian cuisine, Falafel is excellent street food, found almost on every food street you go. It is highly loveable street food for the people of Israel and is fully made up of healthy items including chickpeas, scallions, and parsley, seasoned with onions, garlic, cumin, and coriander. It is served in various forms either separately with a sauce or in a form of stuffed item in pita bread. In Israel, it is famous being stuffed in pita bread, with lots of salads, garnished with a unique sauce, and jalapenos. It’s the most famous food of them all and is almost a national food item for people of Israel.

And there you have it, best-known street foods of Israel. So what are you waiting for? Go now, grab up your favorite snack and have a bite.