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“Nice Little Schwartz Stop”
Review of Jaffa Cafe

Jaffa Cafe
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Mediterranean
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Reviewed 27 October 2018

Love the section of town Jaffa is in. Walk around and enjoy the street. Jaffa is a tiny Schwartz shop with a few tables. Good counter service, good fresh food, tasty flavors. The lentil soup was very nice. Enjoyed a falafel wrap too. Saw other diners eating some of the combos ... everyone was digging in enthusiastically. Prices are reasonable. Portions are generous. Place is totally casual and fast.

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Nice, clean, and welcoming atmosphere. Food is very good especially the lentil soup. Staff is very friendly. The only drawback is the fact that they do not serve beer or wine.

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed 30 September 2018

Jaffa is my go-to for healthy eats, whether it's post work out, a relaxed lunch, or after a long day at work. I have yet to be disappointed after many years. I order the Chicken Shawarma entree; it has everything: pita, hummus, salad, rice, and perfectly prepared chicken. It's a hearty portion for one person or can be split with someone while adding a cup of lentil soup. You can choose to sit inside or outside. You can't beat the location of the Historic Village, fun for people watching or catching up with local friends and family. The prices are more than reasonable for what you get. They are also lightning fast and personable to all guests. The place is well maintained, extremely clean, and all food is prepared within the sight of customers. Customers order from a slip and hand it directly to the cooks (always friendly). They will call you when the order is ready. You pay after you've finished your meal. If you mention it's your first visit, the owner often offers baklava!

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

When you see a small cafe, it will likely be “just ok” or “omg amazing”
Jaffa is in the “omg” category. The place is clean, the people who work there are genuinely nice, and the food is great. I have been here for 3 days, and eaten there twice. Hands down one of the best gyros I’ve had.
And then there’s the chickens. This town has a band of wild chickens running around, and they have no qualms about begging at your table. It made me very happy. Go to Jaffa Cafe, have great food, and meet new (feathered) friends.

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

The food is always good and the service is always fast. Look for the special with the wraps. The soup is excellent.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank bigmantrav
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