2018 Israel Foodie News Highlights

2018 Israel Foodie News Highlights

I started writing my monthly Israeli Foodie Roundups over a year ago, so I thought it would be nice to do a review of restaurant news for the whole of 2018. There are a few trends that have emerged: It is all about street food and some of Israel's best chefs have got in on the deal [...]

Debbest Dishes – December 2018

Debbest Dishes – December 2018

Luckily for me, it has been a busy month and I had plenty of great meals to choose from for this list. Some repeat visits to old favorites and a few new ones as well. A great way to end 2018. Fish Bowl @Sushiya (Kosher), Jerusalem – every time I eat at Sushiya, it reminds [...]

02 Upbeat Jerusalem Cuisine at the Inbal Hotel

02 Upbeat Jerusalem Cuisine at the Inbal Hotel

I hope you will indulge me with a short trip down memory lane before we get to the good stuff about the food! Even though I only moved to Israel in 2008, I was very fortunate to spend numerous family vacations here and the majority of those were in Jerusalem, staying at the Inbal Hotel (formerly the Laromme). [...]

Israel Foodie Roundup – November 2018

Israel Foodie Roundup – November 2018

As we approach the end of the year, there is significantly less news on the Israeli culinary scene, but there are a few new places to try and other places to look forward to. KOSHER  As well as renovating the building itself, the Inbal Hotel in Jerusalem has also renovated their restaurants. They have launched a [...]

Israel Foodie Roundup – January 2018

Israel Foodie Roundup – January 2018

January has been a pretty wet and miserable month, which often prompts people to stay at home in the warmth, rather than eating out, but there are some exciting developments in the Israeli culinary scene this month. JERUSALEM Scala (Kosher) at The David Citadel Hotel has re-opened after many years of closure.  The original restaurant was [...]

Succot in the Holy City 2017

Succot in the Holy City 2017

Even if you have your own Succah at home, it is always fun to experience eating in a restaurant Succah, especially in Jerusalem where some restaurants make a huge effort to decorate their Succah. There is no question that Kikar Hamusica is a wonderful addition to the Jerusalem restaurant scene and with a choice of [...]