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Cafe Jerusalem

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Kerikeri Road, Kerikeri, New Zealand
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The meals are good but a wee bit overpriced when compared to other restaurants (same level). The staff is great and very thoughtful. We told in advance we needed a special place for a wheel chair and when we got there, the table was all set for us. For dessert, we had the lemongrass panna cotta... It was genius! Beautiful... More 

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Thank Celia I
Auckland, New Zealand
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257 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Every time I come to Kerikeri I always dine at Jerusalem Cafe. The food is good quality, good value and never fails to please. This time we tried the Mezze Platter, which is available for 2 persons or more. Heaps of food 2 x meats, 2 x vegetarian meals plus salad, rice, hummus and dips and pita bread all for... More 

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Thank 67TravelBug67
Cambridge, New Zealand
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a small place, not very inviting, so I just ordered take away. Staff was very friendly and the food was amazing. Bursting with lots of different flavours, nice crunchy falafels, and everything just right. Wow. Good value, too.

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Thank piebrpwn
melbourne, australia
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

2nd visit to this great little restaurant.... Glad to see it's still as good as the first visit and that prices are still quite reasonable... Very popular and doing a roaring trade. Great lamb Kofta .... 😄

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Thank millie1800
Canberra, Australia
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Only a small place with a limited menu but the flavours are fresh and vibrant. So much ethnic food tastes totally compromised, this is very close to the real thing. Excellent value, friendly staff, it's a great little place. One of the delights of my NZ tour.

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Thank Baronclog
Hamilton, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Found this place on Tripadvisor, decided to give it a go due to the great reviews and we were definitely not disappointed! Been to Kerikeri before but sadly never found this lovely restaurant as its tucked away. Got a takeaway which was absolutely delicious, massive portions and well worth the decent price. Staff were very nice and only waited a... More 

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Thank hveenstra
Kerikeri, New Zealand
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for simple meal. Fresh well prepared and good value. Great service and very consistent. Happy to use on regular basis.

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Thank Pip2034
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

From the sounds to the mouthwatering smells from the kitchen, Cafe Jerusalem doesn't disappoint. A Middle Eastern dining experience which includes jewelery, apple tea (love Apple Tea) and a great turkish coffee...as well as the most delicous food!!!

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Thank Joanne G
Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner here on a monday night (many other restaurants were closed)- we sat outside on the terrace- service was prompt, food was delicicous (we had the mixed plate, so got to sample a great variety

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Thank anne063675
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome food, really good service ! Vegeterian friendly ;) you have to try the apple tea sooo delicious !!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kerikeri Road, Kerikeri, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Kerikeri

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