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26 Latin Patriarch Rd | P.O. box14607 Jaffa Gate, Jerusalem, Israel
+972 2-626-0034
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“hummus” (31 reviews)
“kebab” (17 reviews)
“mixed grill” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Armenian, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
26 Latin Patriarch Rd | P.O. box14607 Jaffa Gate, Jerusalem, Israel
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I really enjoyed the food here. I had the Armenian mixed platter and she had a vegetarian option - both came out fantastically well with amazing flavours and taste. Staff were very friendly as well would recommend to all types of travellers...More

Thank Lanos82
Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I stopped here for a quick lunch. You definitely feel you are in the Middle East. Service was good and the food was delicious. They accommodated our need for speed but I would have liked to have had a more leisurely experience...More

Thank Rachael M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff is friendly, the food is very good and there are numerous options for seating both indoor and outdoor as well as a mostly-enclosed area that is a little like being indoor and outdoor. The staff is friendly and the location is very convenient...More

Thank Redrosary
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I highly recommend the kebab and tabouleh. Great atmosphere and service. The coffee at the end was also treat!

Thank OrnaA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yum! We ate amazing kubeh, tabouleh and soup at this place for lunch. Did not try the main courses..

Thank Christer N
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Quite pricy, not really what you expect. Service is friendly. If you just want to eat something, it is ok. If you wannt a real good dinner go somewhere else.

Thank 689andr_g
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Last night we were searching for somewhere to eat near Jaffa Gate - a lot closed or fast food outlets but we wanted to sit in and have a meal. Walked into Nafoura at around 7.30pm and only 2 other tables had customers and they...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

We went here as it's a couple of streets back from the main drag around Jaffa Gate and the best places always seem to be a wee bit hidden away. We sat in the courtyard and had a mixture of salads, hummus with lamb and...More

Thank mightyshepherd
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We four finished the Western Katol Tunnel tour (a real must tour ) and needed a close place to close out our day Nafourna was an excellent choice. We asked for our appetizers to be brought soon (First and Early before the main dish) Then...More

Thank henry k
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Dragging from seeing too much Holy City, we walked into the Garden area and were immediately seated. We were really quickly by cool drinks and the gentle breeze that swirls around that portion of the old City wall. The veggies and dips with fresh baked...More

Thank dukeusa1
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28 August 2016|
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Response from Lexizmom | Reviewed this property |
This is a Christian Arab owner - no, they did not advertise kosher.
Al Nafoura R
8 February 2016|
Response from Peter B | Reviewed this property |
No Steaks on our menu; just good middle eastern food.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Latin Patriarch Rd | P.O. box14607 Jaffa Gate, Jerusalem, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 2-626-0034
  • E-mail
The Nafoura Restaurant is located inside the old city's Jaffa Gate adjacent to the old old city wall and in the heart of trh christian Quarter,Nafoura sprawls gracefully over almost quarter acre of dining areas with archaeological columns ,gardens and fountains. The concept behind the Nafoura Restaurant is to provide a tranquil haven for visitors of the Old City away from the noise and the bustle of the bazaars.Opened all week except sundays. Barbecue night every thursday for special meats ,chickens ,and fish .From six till ten (summer time only)
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