Top ChoiceBistro in Rosh Pina

Shiri Bistro & Wine Bar

Fresh-cut flowers, flickering candles and spectacular views greet you at this Mediterranean-inflected French bistro, named after the chef, whose great-great-great-grandparents built the place in the late 1870s....

Top ChoiceSeafood in Galilee Panhandle

Dag Al HaDan

One of Israel’s finest fish restaurants. Except when it's raining, diners sit outside under gorgeous fig trees with the cold, clear waters of the Dan burbling by – pure magic. Renowned for grilled trout and...

Top ChoiceArabic in Jish

Baladna

Ensconced in two 19th-century stone houses, this atmospheric restaurant specialises in authentic Galilee-style Arab cuisine, including dishes made with freekeh (roasted green wheat). Owner Tony's other offerings...

Top ChoiceVegetarian in Tsfat

Elements Cafe

Serving wholesome food that nourishes both body and soul, this cafe offers a menu that's 100% vegan and gluten-free, a healthful, positive vibe and reasonable prices. Specialities include soup, pizza, homemade...

Top ChoiceIsraeli in Tsfat

HaAri 8

When the mayor has VIP guests, this is where he brings them. Specialities include grilled meats, steak and Moroccan pastry 'cigars', and fish. Vegetarian options include fresh salads, soups, pasta, quiche and...

Lebanese in Jish

Misedet HaArazim

Authentic Lebanese offerings include eight kinds of hummus, stuffed grape leaves, grilled meats, shishbarak (meat dumplings in yoghurt sauce) and sheikh al mahshi (courgette stuffed with ground beef and lamb and...

Italian in Tsfat

Gan Eden

Renowned for scrumptious antipasti, super-fresh salads and oven-baked fish, prepared under the supervision of chef Rafi; and for fabulous desserts, many of them chocolate-based, made by his wife, pastry and bread...

Vegetarian in Moshav Amirim

Bait 77

This cheerful little bakery and cafe, run by Melbourne-raised ex-hippie Joy and her son Ariel, specialises in light, healthy meals: soup, salad, quiche, pasta, pizza and focaccia, complemented with homemade...

Steak in Metula

HaTachanah

Modern and airy, with Wild-West-meets-Swiss-chalet decor and panoramic views, this highly regarded restaurant serves first-rate steaks (from Kfar Szold) as well as hamburgers, soups, salads and lamb chops, which...

Yemeni in Tsfat

Lahuhe Original Yemenite Food Bar

Decked out in a gown and kaftan that Abraham might have worn, Ronen flips pan-fried ‘Yemenite pizza’ called lachuch. Also serves Yemenite soup and qat (khat) juice, which is illegal in many Western countries but...

Bakery in Galilee Panhandle

Lechem'keh

The area's finest micro-bakery has evolved into a cheery little gourmet cafe with scrumptious pastries. Situated in a rundown little strip mall, Nofit HaHermon Mall, on the south side of Rte 99, 1.5km east of the...

Circassian in Ramat Dalton

Nalchik

Circassian specialities at this family-run restaurant include majmak (cooked lentils, eaten with pita), shush barak (ground-veal-filled dumplings served in light tomato soup), kulak (chickpea-filled dumplings,...

Vegetarian in Tsfat

Tree of Life Vegetarian Cafe

If you’re in the mood for something healthy – chickpea flour and vegetable quiche, for instance, or açai berries with fruit, granola and chia seeds – LA-raised Feiga's tiny vegetarian eatery may be the ideal...

Arabic in Moshav Amirim

El Galil

This restaurant – whose staff hails from the Arab village of Rama – specialises in veggie and vegan versions of Levantine culinary classics, including siniya (lentils baked with vegetables and tahini), menazali...

Indian in Galilee Panhandle

Thali

Opened in 2016, this Indian restaurant, decorated with embroideries from Rajasthan, is 100% vegetarian. Its lip-smacking signature dish, the Thali Platter, consists of dhal, aloo gobi and carrot matar served on a...

Italian in Galilee Panhandle

Cheese

Run by two brothers, this airy eatery serves delicious 'Italo-Galilean' dishes, including a fine selection of pasta and pizza (including vegan and gluten-free versions), as well as shakshuka. Situated in Beit...

Bakery in Ramat Dalton

Pitputim

Israel's only 100% spelt bakery has delicious bread, crackers, cookies and snacks.

Burgers in Rosh Pina

Amburger

A good family choice for burgers (45NIS to 63NIS), steaks, lamb chops and other meaty dishes, most of them made with aged Golan-raised meat. Also has fresh fish, and pasta for vegetarians. Lunch deals (69NIS to...