Best Middle Eastern Restaurant

Desert Rose

Sometimes you turn up at a restaurant and immediately wish you had brought some friends so you could try more food. Such is the case with this cute husband-and-wife-run BYO, where the chicken shwarma, eggplant sandwich and hummus with poached egg platter will have you planning another Delco run ASAP.

305 West State Street, Media, PA | 484-442-8012 | Website


2012 WINNER, Middle Eastern Restaurant

Zahav

237 St. James Place, Philadelphia, PA

Duck and pistachio kebabs, four kinds of hummus, pavlova with malabi mousse ? If Michael Solomonov’s thoughtful renditions of modern Israeli cuisine in Old City haven’t reeled you in by now, what more can we tell you? Oh yeah: The cocktails are every bit the equal of the food. Read more »