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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner


Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Takeout, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

This was recommended by our guide. 15/20 minutes north of Damascus Gate. Good ambience in a cave/ cellar like rooms. Range of Palestinian and Italian food with large portions but all with fresh ingredients and beautifully cooked. We had 2 courses and 6 drinks for...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank AndrewCambridgeUK
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Very nice and cozy place. Romantic atmosphare. Delicious French and Italian cuisine. One of the best in east jerusalem.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Hadeel Y
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Tasty food, nice and clean place, good service... i will return there every time i will visit Jerusalem...

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank m0na42
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

We ended up in this restaurant because it was within a walking distance of our hotel and because it had good reports in TA We were walked into a nice terrace with 12 small tables with mostly foreigners The staff spoke English and were very...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank mariettace
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Quaint place that looks more like a house from the outside. Great and friendly service! Delicious food and desserts!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank noratg72
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Worst tourist trap I’ve ever been to. Poor service, limited variety of food, low quality, badly maintained = dirty (see photos); the kitchen is not Arabic, not Palestinian, not Israeli, not Mediterranean, God only knows what the hell is it? And why would this group...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Harel2013
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Askadinya was an excellent dinner choice - we got the basmati rice appetizer, with steak and pasta entrees. Everything was cooked perfectly and the bread was fresh and excellent. We would recommend Askadinya to anyone visiting Jerusalem.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank LodgeCreek
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Excellent Palestinian food and friendly, attentive service. An especially great place for lamb or veal. Only downside it that the credit card machine seems always to be broken, so bring some cash. I hate noisy restaurants, and Askadinya is somewhere where you can talk. I...More

Date of visit: February 2018
2  Thank ziggyz2020
Reviewed 13 January 2018

Completely unexpected terrific food here! This place was just down the road from our hotel so we walked it from the Ambassador. We were pleasantly surprised by the atmosphere and the food. The pizza was terrific and so was the pasta. We started with the...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank 193tishac
Reviewed 13 January 2018

We had a party of 11 people and the staff was attentive, friendly as if we were like family. Food was outstanding. We had the Askidinya pizza and I had their chicken caesar salad. My wife said their Lasagna was awesome. The chardonnay wine I...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Michael L
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