Cafe in Jerusalem

El Dorado Café

This locally popular cafe and sweets shop serves excellent lattes, espressos and milkshakes, plus candy imported from Syria. The brothers that run the shop, Ahed and Amro, can give you the low-down on East Jerusalem…
Cafe in Jerusalem

Coffee Bean

Convenient chain coffee shop, popular with laptop users, caffeine addicts and teenage Americans on summer Holy Land tours.
Cafe in Jerusalem

Café Hillel

An old Jerusalem stand-by, serving frothy cups of coffee, snacks and sandwiches. It has several locations, although this is the original and still the favourite.
Breakfast in Jerusalem

Little Jerusalem

The peaceful patio overlooking a grove of pine trees is the perfect place to enjoy a quiet dinner or late Israeli breakfast. The kitchen mixes Western and Mediterranean menus, with a nice selection of seafood and me…
Cafe in Jerusalem

Quarter Café

Coffee, cakes and light meals, with views of the Western Wall.
Cafe in Jerusalem


A Parisian-style cafe complete with French chansons on the sound system, Kadosh has coffee and pastries that could hold their head high in the French capital. Its sandwiches, salads and all-day breakfast combos have…
Cafe in Jerusalem

T’mol Shilshom

Named after an SY Agnon novel, this old-school bohemian haunt has been attracting a literary-minded crowd for 20 years. The food's nothing to get excited about and the chairs are possibly the most uncomfortable you'…
Cafe in Jerusalem


Decorated with covers of the New Yorker and with wooden drawers full of an exotic array of coffee beans, this bohemian-flavoured place is a good place for cake and a shot of caffeine.