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Jerusalem (27)

Vegetarian Restaurants: (20 Listings)

The Mahatma Vegan Kitchen
Balfour 8 (at Gaza) ~ PH: 0265665737
Inexpensive-- Vegan, Beer/Wine, Take-out--- Additional Info: Sandwiches with tofu or vegan cheese, daily specials, vegan sweets and more - with no animal-derived ingredients and many organic ones. Offering a whole vegan meal for 25 NIS. The volunteers running the kitchen offer these delicacies at very low prices in the pleasant environment of the vegetarian center. On first Friday of every month they offer various dishes for nominal prices. Wi-fi available. Cash only. Open Thur 19.00-until late only and Fri (first of every month).-- Rating: Not rated yet

The Vegetarian Shawarma
Hillel 23 ~ PH: 077-432-5260
Moderate-- Vegan, Fast food, Israeli, American, International, Pizza, Take-out--- Additional Info: Vegan fast food restaurant. Offers seitan schnitzel and tofu, shawarma, pizza, burgers and fries, and more. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Cash only. Open Mon-Thur, Sun 12pm-12am, Fri 12-6pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Abu Shukri
63 El Wad HaGai ~ PH: n/a
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Middle Eastern, Lebanese--- Additional Info: Well-known vegetarian spot mainly for locals, serves freshly in-house-made falafel, baba ghanoush, tahini, and hummus. Has plenty of vegan options. Located in the Muslim quarter of the Old City, at station V on the Via Dolorosa. -- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Falafel Ovadia
78 Derech Bet Lechem (at Baka) ~ PH: n/a
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Fast food, Israeli, Middle Eastern, Take-out--- Additional Info: Little, old school falafel eatery dishing up fresh falafel, sabiach (eggplant), and shakshuka along with salads. No seating inside. Has outdoor seating. Cash only. Open Sun-Thur 11am-9pm, Fri 11am-3pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Ha'Agas 1
Eilyahu Ya'acov Banai Street 11 (at Mahane Yehuda) ~ PH: +972-54-313-3442
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Organic, Kosher, Israeli--- Additional Info: An oasis in the middle of the bustling Mahane Yehuda market. Food is made fresh to order. In-house hummus specialty. Has outdoor seating. Cash only. Open Sun-Thur 8am-7pm, Fri 8am-4pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Koresh 4 ~ PH: 02-625-7797
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Beer/Wine--- Additional Info: Offers a large selection of soups (most of which are vegan), shakshouka, labaneh with mint and garlic topped with eggplant, drinks, beers. Try the hummus. Wheelchair accessible. Cash only. Open Mon-Thur, Sun 1pm-1am, Sat 8pm-1am, closed Fri.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Al-Khanaka, Old City (at Christian Quarter Rd) ~ PH: 054-6185392
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Take-out, Middle Eastern--- Additional Info: Hummus restaurant where all items are vegan except labaneh (soft yoghurt cheese). Try the hummus with pine nuts. Spicy sauce available on request. -- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Yanai 3 ~ PH: 0779529952
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Western, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Delivery--- Additional Info: Sandwich and salad restaurant. Has vegan options. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. -- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Aza Street 29, Rechavia (at Haari-Azza-Merodela) ~ PH: 02-563-9212
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, International, Juice bar, Fast food, Take-out, Israeli--- Additional Info: An outside covered vegetarian diner where you primarily sit at the bar, but some tables are available. Has vegan options. Menu varies. Serves quiches, crepes, shakshuka, couscous, salads and other kosher fare. A full selection of both hot and cold drinks is offered as well; try the apple juice. Cool casual place. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Open Sun-Thur 10am-2pm, Fri 10am-12pm, Sat Motzaei Shabbat to 2pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Str' Emile Botta 12, Yamin Moshe, Confederation House ~ PH: 972-2-6251967
Expensive-- Vegan-friendly, Macrobiotic, Take-Out--- Additional Info: Creative fusion of European and Asian styles vegetarian and vegan dishes; non-smoking. Saturdays open only in the evening. Call first.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Village Green
33 Jaffa Street (at Nahalat Shiva) ~ PH: 02-6253065
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Western, Israeli, Salad bar, Buffet, Take-out, Delivery--- Additional Info: Cafeteria style setting with counter service. Hot food and salad buffet features a variety of cold and warm dishes including fresh vegetables, bread included with an order of soup or main dish, raw and cooked salad bar items, butternut squash soup, curry vegetable pie, lasagna, whole-grain couscous and vegetables. Main dishes are sold by piece, and the salad bar is by weight. The restaurant employs special needs persons as part of its social action policy. Staff speaks English. Open Sun-Thur 9am-10pm, Fri 9am-3pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Yemenite Falafel Center
48 HaNevi'im Street (at Monbaz) ~ PH: 057-9438472
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Middle Eastern, Take-out--- Additional Info: Small take-out-only falafel joint with many vegan options. Owner speaks English so can explain the ingredients used. Offers 2 different types of wrappers (pita, lafa), falafel and salad goodies and sauces. Pickles, eggplant, hummus, tahini, harifa, cucumber and more. Cash only. Open Mon-Sun 9:30am--- Rating: Not rated yet

Zmora Organi Restaurant and Store
Yad Harutzim 5 ~ PH: 02-6730008
Moderate-- Organic--- Additional Info: Fresh, hot food daily, plus a complete health food store. Evertything is organic, and plenty of parking. -- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Hillel 18 ~ PH: 02-625-5365
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Israeli, Western, Fast food, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Chain cafe with many locations - see website. Menu is mostly lacto-vegetarian except for smoked salmon and tuna fish. Sliced fried tofu can be substituted for cheese on a sandwich or salad. Vegan items are labeled and includes a apple-filo pastry. Has soymilk for coffee drinks. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. -- Rating: Not rated yet

Bonsai Sushi
26 Ben Sira ~ PH: 057-9418818
Moderate-- Lacto, Kosher, Japanese, Asian, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Dairy sushi Asian food restaurant. Offers fish but not other meats. For protein the kitchen uses tofu and haloumi. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Open Sun-Thur 12pm-12am, Sat 6pm-12am.-- Rating: Not rated yet

14 Hativat Yerushalyiim ~ PH: +972-2-6244331
Expensive-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Kosher, Israeli, Middle Eastern, Beer/Wine, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Kosher traditional restaurant. Has vegetarian and vegan food. No dairy used. Open Mon-Thur, Sun 12pm-12am.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Malkat Ethiopia's Queen of Ethiopia
Yaavets 8 ~ PH: 054-6954755
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Ethiopian, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. A westerners-friendly Ethiopian restaurant. The vegetarian item is actually vegan - a large Injara (Ethiopian pancake) with 5 different vegetables and legumes stews. Menu in English. Cash only. -- Rating: Not rated yet

Menora Cafe
Hayehudim St 37 (at Jewish Quarter in Old City across from the Golden Menorah) ~ PH: 02-6289944
Moderate-- Lacto, International, Beer/Wine, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves fish, veg options available. Serves mostly vegetarian foods aside from fish. An elegant dining place. English spoken. Accepts credit cards. Call for hours.-- Rating: 2.5 HappyCow(s)

Pasta Basta
8-10-12 HaToot Street (at Machane Yehuda market) ~ PH: n/a
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Israeli, Italian, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. In the Machane Yehuda market. From lunchtime into late evening the menu features vegetarian, vegan, and fish. Has in-house-made pasta, penne and fettucine with gnocchi as a hidden item (ask), plus soup and salad. Complimentary iced water. Closed Shabat. -- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

The Ticho House
HaRav Kook Street 9 ~ PH: 02-6244186
Expensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Kosher, Israeli, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves fish, veg options available. Fish and ovo-lacto vegetarian food with some vegan choices, including stir-fry with soya chunks and vegan appetizers. No red meat or poultry. Reservations required. Open Mon-Sun 10am-11pm, Fri 9am-3pm, Sat sundown to midnight.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakeries, Vegetarian B&Bs, Veg Catering, Veg*n Organizations: (7 Listings)

American Israeli Natural Foods Store - Mazon Tivi
Jaffa Road 76 ~ PH: 02-384069
Natural food shop. -- Rating: Not rated yet

Chafez Chaim
Mea Shearim 114 (at Geula , 100 gates) ~ PH: 02-5828428
Small shop has vegetables, wines, grains, shampoos, dried fruits, vitamins. -- Rating: Not rated yet

Chalav Udvash - Health Food Store
Kikar Yahalom, Maale Adumim (at opposite Shopping Mall, just outside of Jerusalem) ~ PH: 02-5902044, +972-528
Aims to combine caring and health with good taste. Every item in the store is certified kosher. Large selection of gluten-free products. Sugar-free items including Chalav Udvash's own brand of granola. Free nutritional advice and recipes. Send an e-mail to receive their free monthly e-newsletter to Fresh organic produce every Tuesday afternoon. Accepts credit cards. Closed on Sabbath and Jewish holidays.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Olam Hateva - Nature World
Agrippas St 65 (at behind the open air market of Machney Yehuda) ~ PH: 02-6232101
Sells wide variety of vegetables including organic, dry foods, tofu and vitamins. -- Rating: Not rated yet

Pinat Ha Teva - Nature Corner
Yaffo 101 (at Binyan Klal, Shook Machney Yehuda) ~ PH: 02-5828428
Carries dry foods, tofu and vitamins. -- Rating: Not rated yet

The Loyal Shepherd - maybe closed
Mount Zion 13 (at above King David's tomb, outside the Old City near Zion gate) ~ PH: 02-6726524
Sells Kosher items and some organic: dry foods, grains, beans, flour, fresh vegetables, and macrobiotic meals if pre-ordered; also caters. Please send a correct map location. NOTE: Maybe closed/shut down, please confirm and inform HappyCow- thanks! -- Rating: Not rated yet

David Ramez 4 ~ PH: 02-6246242
Ice cream and coffee shop located in old train station. A few vegan items, marked. -- Rating: Not rated yet

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