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Amigo Emil

) #31 of 618 Restaurants in Jerusalem €€ - €€€ Mediterranean, Middle Eastern,
Al Khanqa street | Christian Quarter, Jerusalem 9119100, Israel
+972 2-628-8090
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“hummus” (31 reviews)
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Open Now
11:00 - 21:30All hours
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Al Khanqa street | Christian Quarter, Jerusalem 9119100, Israel
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1 - 10 of 228 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Very friendly, comfortable place in the old city. Opportunity to step away from the bustle and have a nice meal.

Thank lindy1414
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for a birthday party. Service was excellent; food great; staff very friendly, atmosphere charming. Easy to find in the middle of the Chrisitan Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem! Thanks, Costandi!

Thank FelixCat2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having worked for a month in the old city we were celebrating the end of our stay. Amigo emile is an old favourite. Whenever we are in Jerusalem we come here. The atmosphere is wonderful, the owner manager a delightful host; and the food is...More

Thank katieandkezi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ok, my friend and I hanging out in the old city. First time ever in Israel. First few days great food around the country. We had high expectations reading the other reviews, but, except for the appetizers, the main courses (we tried two) were truly...More

Thank Zamoxes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Located in the old city of Jerusalem, this restaurant serves typical middle east food, which was ok, however the best part was the warm welcome we reveived from the owner.

Thank Ginacovi
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Happened across some great kebab and humus in the Christian section of Jerusalem. I enjoyed the atmosphere and food at Costandi's establishment. Tender and delicious kebab. Great stoned interior walls and ceiling

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 8 June 2017

This restaurant is right in the midst of the Christian Quarter of Old City of Jerusalem. The service is polite and efficient and the food is by not means exceptional, but it's a very good sampler of the delights of the Middle East. Would return...More

Thank alfcr
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We came by a recommendation of a local friend a found it excelente.the food is delicious, the place is very clean and the owner attempt and friendly.reasonable prices as well.

Thank Jointeri
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Great food, good service! Couldnt enjoy more! Got happy to find so nice and welcoming restaurant as Amigo!

Thank Mariana C
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Great food! Nice and very clean place (always see toilet first). Position easily to find inside the market. The personal was very polite and customers oriented. At the end the bill was aligned with the stadard of the place and not a surprised as we...More

Thank Monica C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Child-friendly
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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