July 24, 2019

Restaurant Review: Amigo Emil Restaurant

Amigo Emil Restaurant interior, Jerusalem.

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This charming eatery in the old section of Jerusalem is packed with atmosphere and boasts a comparatively diverse menu.

Vaulted stone ceilings, old photographs and colorful woven pillows combined with a good bottle of wine and an entree made this our favorite restaurant in Jerusalem. In fact, we were repeat visitors for their Greek salad, meat lasagna and grilled lamb.


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Located in the Christian Quarter on Al-Khanqa Street, this little retreat is along the historic Via Dolorosa and very near the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. Telephone: 02-628-8090. Fax: 02-626-1457.



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