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Guide to Street-food & Quick Bites in Israel

Guide to Street-food & Quick Bites in Israel

Everyone knows Israel for falafel, hummus and shwarma, but new street-food places have opened all over Israel and some of the best are in the food markets, where you can find a wide variety of interesting street-food offerings. A huge advantage of the variety of food stands on offer is that you do not have [...]

Israeli Restaurants Succot 2019

Israeli Restaurants Succot 2019

Although most kosher restaurants around Israel have a succah, there are a few that do not have outside space in order to build one. Here is a list of kosher restaurants around Israel who have confirmed that they will have a succah this year. I have not included fast food restaurants or chains, with a [...]

Debbest Dishes September 2019

Debbest Dishes September 2019

This month included trips to the Golan and Galil, as well as a last supper at Meat Kitchen. If you want to receive updates as they happen, please follow me on instagram. In no particular order, here are my best dishes for September: Asian Sirloin Salad @Touro (Kosher), Jerusalem – although I would have preferred some more [...]

Israel Foodie Roundup September 2019

Israel Foodie Roundup September 2019

Shana Tova fellow foodies. This month saw the closing of one of my favorite kosher restaurants in Tel Aviv and the opening of some more great street food restaurants. If you want to receive updates as they happen, please follow me on instagram. Kosher If you are familiar with Culinary Market by Yochanan Myzels on [...]

Top 10 Breakfasts In and Around Jerusalem

Top 10 Breakfasts In and Around Jerusalem

A traditional Israeli breakfast is varied and substantial, and something that is loved by tourists and locals alike. Breakfast/brunch happens to be one of my favorite meals, day or night, so here is a selection of my favorite brunch spots in and around Jerusalem. While hotel breakfast buffets offer the most variety, they are often [...]

Valero – a fun Jerusalem kosher dining experience

Valero – a fun Jerusalem kosher dining experience

The Jerusalem shuk area may offer predominantly street-food restaurants, but there are a few more formal restaurants which offer fine/fun dining, including Valero. The restaurant on the corner of Agripas and Beit Yaakov opened a few years ago and the owners invited me to try a new menu. I have been to Valero a few [...]

Debbest Dishes August 2019

Debbest Dishes August 2019

The Jerusalem Food Truck Festival and a BBQ pop-up were two Israel foodie highlights for August. I also spent a few days in Lisbon, but I will write a separate post about all the delicious food we demolished there. In no particular order, here are my best dishes for August: Veal Fillet @Valero (Kosher), Jerusalem [...]