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Cafe Jerusalem

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Kerikeri Road, Kerikeri, New Zealand
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Auckland, New Zealand
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38 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

I was in High School when these guys set up and they're still in business, and I still come back. Just visit this restaurant. This restaurant has been in Kerikeri for soooooo long it'd actually be rude not to. Quaint location in the middle of town; great for dates, a casual pita, lunch, dinner, or an outing with the fambams.... More 

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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

The best falafel in the world, come here every time I go to kerikeri and am yet to find another place with falafel this good! Amazing ❤️❤️

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Thank Olivia B
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

This was my first time visit.Went for a lunch and had kofta s in pita bread. After first bite ,it was like having a party in my mouth.Flavours ,taste and textures were awesome.Also asked for special (gf,dairy amd soy free) lunch for my guest.Rice dish was enjoyed by the special dietary friend. Service was really nice and kitchen was very... More 

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Thank Nisa E
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016

It was such a pleasure stumbling across this down a cute stone paved lane. This would be my favourite place in Northland to eat... so far. The food is ALWAYS fresh, the taste is exotic but not overbearing and SUCH good value for money. Honestly. The portion sizes are generous, and exciting. Theres a lot going on but not so... More 

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Thank Vinylgrass
Kerikeri, New Zealand
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Everything made fresh when you order. Salads and dinners are quite large. If you want less they have starters and pitas.

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Thank Sandy M
Hastings, New Zealand
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66 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Don't under- estimate this cafe as it doubles as a restaurant and the food is excellent. Not a large number of tables so book early and the front of house staff are friendly and knowledgeable.

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Thank Mark152014
Auckland NZ
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Healthy tasty food. Menu hasn't changed but why change for the sake of it, when it is so good. Prices very reasonable, quality consistent,

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Thank tozka
Bay of Islands, New Zealand
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Kebabs were delicious. Price a little high for the portion size but I will definitely be returning to try the platters.

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Thank toots_kiwi
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18 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Stumbled across the Cafe Jerusalem food van at a market and thoroughly enjoyed a late breakfast of a pita wrap. The food was so good the hubby and I decided to take a detour on our road trip to Kerikeri to have lunch at the restaurant. We ordered the mezze platter for 2 and everything was delicious. Was a delight... More 

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Thank KiwiKangaroo83
Russell, New Zealand
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38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Great food and location but unfortunate service with a sour,unfriendly person.Some good vegetarian options but I was not able to have my usual combo as the serving person disagreed with me and could not give me my request.Disappointing as this has always been a favourite lunch spot.

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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, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, 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?