Top Places to Eat in a Succah in Israel 2019

Top Places to Eat in a Succah in Israel 2019

As a visitor to Israel, it can be a little bit overwhelming keeping track of the different restaurants opening and closing, even more so when you are searching for a restaurant with a succah.  Although most kosher restaurants around Israel have a succah, there are a few that do not have outside space in order [...]

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 [...]

Getting Passionate about Pesach Dining

The main reason I started this blog in the first place was because local and visiting friends were always asking for recommendations of where to eat in the Holy City, especially during the hagim, so despite being less focused on writing over the last few months, I could not let Pesach pass without a new [...]

Succot in the Holy City

As the tourists flock to Jerusalem for the Hagim, you can see people building their Succah all over the city.  There is a huge choice of places to go and eat during Succot, but be warned that many places only have a small Succah so it is preferable to make a reservation. Here are my [...]

Summer Festivals in the Holy City

Summer is the best time of year to be single in the holy city so here is a summary of what is hot this summer in Jerusalem. The Front Stage Friday Street Parties Throughout the summer, The Front Stage put on free street parties all over the city on Friday afternoon.  As they have grown [...]