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Amigo Emil

Al Khanqa street | Christian Quarter, Jerusalem 9119100, Israel
+972 2-628-8090
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“hummus” (30 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Al Khanqa street | Christian Quarter, Jerusalem 9119100, Israel
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Good pricing for dishes. delicious local food. Owner came to say thank you. People as all Israelis were very nice.

Thank Kristine C
Reviewed 6 days ago

really liked the food and atmosphere. i ordered the qidreh, and the chicken was perfectly seasoned and accompanied well with the yogurt. the owner thanked us personally for eating there and was willing to provide help us out if need be, which i appreciated. will...More

Thank hakunamatataxD
Reviewed 6 days ago

I've eaten here a few times when I have visited Jerusalem. The food is always good and the service friendly and welcoming. Today my friend and I were out hunting for some tiles. We admired the tiles on the tables, and the waiter very helpfully...More

Thank Amondoritei
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful restaurant with outstanding food and reasonable prices. Authentic local recipes. We all had something different and everything was delicious!

Thank Hurricane86
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful restaurant, excellent service and food. Mezze platter and chicken skewers were wonderful. Thank You !!!

Thank Kelly c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent some time in Jerusalem and ended up going here twice for dinner! It's one of the few places open late in the Old City and the food was great. The atmosphere of the restaurant is also cozy and welcoming. It's easiest to get to...More

Thank Bgeel01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was good, the staff was nice and the atmosphere was great - it was still decorated with Christmas decor. It was a little pricey for 2 people over $50. All in all a nice experience.

Thank Topeallino
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Outstanding restaurant in the middle of the Old Town. We went twice, the owner is friendly and helpful, the food plentiful and freshly prepared. The grilled meat dishes are excellent. A good choice for lunch or supper.

Thank LondonJohn2016
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

We ate here on our first day in Jerusalem. Nice setting, good food and friendly owner. Highly recommend.

Thank Bart W
Reviewed 14 December 2017

We stumbled upon this restaurant after wandering around for a bit looking for a restaurant with Arab Middle Eastern food. It was exactly what we were looking for. The food was tasty and the ambiance was lovely--dimmed lighting and an attractive interior. The service was...More

Thank hilaryhesse
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18 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
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
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
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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