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Amigo Emil

Al Khanqa street | Christian Quarter, Jerusalem 9119100, Israel
+972 2-628-8090
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Opens in 22 min
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Al Khanqa street | Christian Quarter, Jerusalem 9119100, Israel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend took me to this very charming restaurant. We had very good palestinian food served by the owner of the restaurant . They were very welcoming. I recommend the place

Thank Céline d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You would assume being just the two of us un the restaurant you would ne well looked after not quite. We ordered some mezze to start with and was disappointed with the pita bread not being warmed up this would have been nice as the...More

Thank SeverineB832
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our guide took us here to escape the hustle and bustle and to enjoy a wine soaked lunch. The price for 5, with a very nice bottle of Israeli wine, was well under 100 dollars. The menu lists local specialties prepared with dedication and purpose....More

Thank Frank D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We wound our way from Jaffa gate. Delicious. Great prices. Friendly service. Highly recommend. Loved the baklava. The owner came to greet us.

Thank drlmaurice
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A good restaurant for what it offers the atmosphere is nice the owners friendly and ready to serve you at anything you ask the price is reasonable and the food is amazing thumbs up

Thank massam6776
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Better than any other restaurant I have seen in the old city when talking about the place. Wood, rock and nice traditional decoration. We only had Arabic coffee and French fries so not to much to judge. A bit pricey though.

Thank DeapBlueSea
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This meal of meatballs and wine was the best we had all week in Jerusalem. The staff was friendly and efficient. Went early on a friday night and it was quiet. Highly recommended.

Thank Jean-Philippe M
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

What more could you ask for after a hectic morning in the Old City? We loved the Jerusalem mezah and the perfectly chilled Israeli white wine. Service was gracious and attentive, but not overbearing. A great place to re-charge before you dive back into the...More

Thank michaelstinybb
Reviewed 6 August 2017

First, I have been to the Old City numerous times.. Read reviews about this place and took my family here on a weekday in June.. Empty... service very slow and not so friendly. Menu very limited. We ordered chicken skewers x3 and a Caesar salad...More

Thank marko1974
Reviewed 28 July 2017

The pizza is frozen, bland and tasteless. Other food is OK, nothing special. Lots of other option around.

Thank an17d
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18 August 2017|
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Response from eliruz | Reviewed this property |
No reservation required for us, but we went in three people at about 9 pm. If you're in many people, it's better to make a reservation
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Al Khanqa street | Christian Quarter, Jerusalem 9119100, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 2-628-8090
  • E-mail
In Jerusalem Old City from New Gate down
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