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 [...]

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 [...]

Street Food in the Jerusalem Shuk

Street Food in the Jerusalem Shuk

As the street food phenomenon has spread, new places have opened all over Israel but some of the best are in the Jerusalem shuk where you can now find a wide variety of interesting street food offerings including traditional dishes all over the world.

Tasting Tour of the Jerusalem Shuk

Tasting Tour of the Jerusalem Shuk

Although I am not a tour guide, I love showing visiting friends and family around the shuk area and sharing all its hidden treats. The following is a list of my top things to eat in and around Shuk Machane Yehuda.  It is too hard to list it in order of favorite, so instead, I [...]

Shopping in the Shuk

Shopping in the Shuk

Before I lived next to Shuk Machane Yehuda, I used to occasionally buy some specialty foods there but the rest was pretty much a mystery to me.  Having spent the last four years shopping regularly in the shuk, I have come to learn the ins and outs of where to shop for the best produce.  [...]

Jacko’s Street: A Winning Combination

Jacko’s Street: A Winning Combination

Jacko’s has all the right ingredients for a memorable dining experience. If eating at a restaurant was just about the food, then I don’t think the restaurant industry would survive. A dining experience is not just about the food but rather the whole experience, including the service and the ambience. Many restaurants in Israel fail [...]

Pesach Jerusalem 2017

I first started this blog because friends coming to Israel for Pesach would ask me where to eat and I thought it was easier to write one post, than repeat the same thing to everyone.  Since then, my Pesach posts have been some of my most popular so I hope this one is helpful too. [...]