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Focaccia Bar

4 Rabi Akiva, Jerusalem 9458204, Israel
+972 2-625-6428
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“pasta” (46 reviews)
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Italian, Bar, Pizza, Mediterranean, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4 Rabi Akiva, Jerusalem 9458204, Israel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The pizza,pasta, and salad dishes were good but the waiter kept getting the order incorrect. Desserts looked great although we passed on them.

Thank jekcpa
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

I went here last week with 9 friends, and we all enjoyed our experience. We made reservations before, and I'm glad we did so we could have a cozy table to the side. The focaccias we tried were piping hot and delectable. We all had...More

Thank travelingtexan23
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not our first visit - never fails to do the job. Great food - and goodly amounts. Rustic ambience (that is no table cloths...) but nice.

Thank zeidiemoshe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In search of a restaurant on Shabbat and don’t want to wait till 7pm. This place is perfect for families and the food is great. Especially liked the lamb grilled sandwich. Spiced just right. Note: Not Kosher is that is what you need.

Thank Nathaniel F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After the first time we've been in heaven. So we wanted to do it second time. It was Friday evening, restaurant was full, we were waiting for the table (nothing bad), when we were sit down it was starting - like in horror movie: no...More

Thank 360wojciechz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food and the main meal is really big food. Great food to share amazing food just good. The margarita pizza was tasty and the baked cauliflower starter was huge. The lamb focaccia was easily enough for two.

Thank TravellingBeeBrunei
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

7 of my family enjoyed an early dinner together. Steak salad, pasta, and focaccia shared family style. We split 4 entrees and it was just enough food. I could have eaten more. The dishes were delicious but we are all trying to watch our caloric...More

Thank Lawrence G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Despite all negative reviews on TripAdvisor we decided to give the place a try. We are not disappointed. Ok, we arrived early and restaurant was almost empty but it filled up by 9pm when we were leaving. Service was ok but the food was worth...More

Thank RosDublin
Reviewed 15 December 2017

The food was fine but we were there on a crowded Shabbat night when not much else was open. They made us wait longer then they had told us, then gave us an hour for our meal. Fine, we thought. At 40 minutes, they sent...More

2  Thank Wes H
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

We just returned on our 5th trip to Jerusalem with friends & wanted to introduce them to some of our favorite spots around town. The ambiance is always nice & relaxing with cool “world” music & we enjoy sitting in the atrium area. Had steak...More

Thank ownprivateidaho7
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$100
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Rabi Akiva, Jerusalem 9458204, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 2-625-6428
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The oldest restaurant in Jerusalem and still very modern. Great value with a fantastic dishes & great atmosphere
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