Latino: Mideast hot spot
The famous Fattouch salad consisting of fresh greens,
pita chips, tomatoes and cucumber - a great choice if
dinning at Habibi Latino.
wishes anyone? Well, that seems to be what the mischievous
looking genie asks as you enter the doors of Habibi Latino.
He offers riches, but the restaurant offers even richer foods.
the Dead Sea to the Caribbean Sea, the exotic, savoury dishes
of the Middle East have been swept onto Jamaica's door step.
partial Arabic tent in red, black and white, covers the ceiling
of the restaurant, creating a romantic setting. Dark and light
furniture add contrast to the room that can seat up to 50
persons, and 25 on the terrace.
Abdul Elkhalili says the restaurant prides itself in serving
the healthiest food on the market.
are prepared on a charcoal grill to finger licking goodness.
this year's Kingston Restaurant Week, a choice of three appetisers
will be on the menu. Try Hummus (a chickpeas dip with tahini
lemon), Sambusek (special dough cheese) or Falafel (crispy
patties with chickpeas and vegetables).
your taste buds with a range of Kebabs - chicken, beef, lamb,
shrimp or fish.
leave some room for the great tasting Baklava or Namouva for
smoking tobacco is your thing, then try one of their 45 flavoured
tobaccos in their smoke house.
One of Habibi Latino's most favoured appetisers - Hummus.
This is a chickpeas dip with sesame cream. - Yahneake