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Focaccia HaK'shera BaKfar

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Emek Refaim, Jerusalem, Israel
+972 54-731-0234
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Jerusalem, Israel
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

The burgers was very good, specialy the one they called "barilocha". The place was full and it was to crauded.

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Thank Noam121
Los Angeles, California
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129 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

We walked by when we were quite hungry. A quick look at the menu and we decided to sit down. We ordered a salmon fettuccini and a house burger (medium rare). Both were prepared perfectly and were delivered to the table steaming hot and fresh. Service was swift and friendly. We will definitely return.

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Thank JoshPhD
Jerusalem, Israel
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213 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

this our favorite restaurant in Jerusalem and we live here. Everything is great. they also have a good deal of 'business lunches' and a Friday market for take out food for Shabbat. they are a kosher, meat restaurant.

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Thank shulamit657
Burlingame, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

Delicious, fresh food. No rush service, friendly English-speaking wait staff. Nice atmosphere and you can eat inside or out. They also have a to go market on Friday afternoons that looked terrific!

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Thank mtandowsky
Herts, England
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155 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016

Late lunch for 3 on a Monday afternoon. Everything about this was fine. We had a business 3 course lunch and my roast beef focaccia dish was served exactly as requested (ie: without the mustard). The only downsides were the unexpectedly high price and the dessert, which was just served automatically without any choice being offered. We would definitely eat... More 

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Thank Crapmodem
Newton, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2016

Many other restaurants on Emek Refaim have moved to Mamilla or have closed. Focaccia remains and is an excellent choice with imaginative, delicious food.

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Thank SavtaSylvia
New York, NY
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631 reviews
414 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2015

The steak and roast beef focaccia sandwiches with fries make for a reasonably priced and tasty meal! Good choice for someone staying in or strolling through the German Colony. We had a similar experience when we were visiting two years ago.

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36 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2015

..as with many restaurants this place is noisy (terrible acoustics) so you better finish the talking before dinner! With that said the food is actually very good and both the steak and the Wienersniztel are good reasons to return.

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Singapore, Singapore
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162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 274 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

Sorry to say but nothing special at all. It has a nice vibe, seems busy with young people. Service started out good and friendly but then our server disappeared for 'family dinner' and then everything went down hill. I had seafood pasta which was quite boring and stodgy. Friend had the focaccia which is apparently a type of main course... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

Emek refaim is a lovely street for an evening out. Mostly restaurants, a few shops, but a great atmosfeer. Food was great, although the portions are a bit too much. None of us could finish our plates.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Israeli, Kosher
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Emek Refaim, Jerusalem, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 54-731-0234

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?