Zaytouna

Zaytouna

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Price
neighborhood
Hours
Monday–Saturday | 10:00am–7:00pm
Sunday | Closed
address
Rua Ângela Pinto, 19

Zaytouna’s tahini is the most sought-after in the city. There are five brands, from the liquid kind to a thicker one, ranging from strong to mild.Catarina used to volunteer at the Refugees Welcome Portugal and took in Hindi when he arrived here from Palestine in 2016. A friendship was born, as well as a strong intention to bring Middle East flavours to Lisbon. Half grocery store with products that are hardly available elsewhere, such as sumac, pomegranate molasses, tamarind past or yalanji (grape leaves for stuffing); half restaurant, with a falafel recipe Hindi was able to replicate after a few hours on the phone with his mother.

Insider Tip:
Zaytouna’s tahini is the most sought-after in the city. There are five brands, from the liquid kind to a thicker one, ranging from strong to mild.