We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Focaccia Bar

4 Rabi Akiva, Jerusalem 9458204, Israel
+972 2-625-6428
All photos (124)
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“focaccias” (28 reviews)
“pasta” (44 reviews)
“focaccia bread” (16 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Italian, Bar, Pizza, Mediterranean, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4 Rabi Akiva, Jerusalem 9458204, Israel
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (552)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 366 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just returned on our 5th trip to Jerusalem with friends & wanted to introduce them to some of our favorite spots around town. The ambiance is always nice & relaxing with cool “world” music & we enjoy sitting in the atrium area. Had steak...More

Thank ownprivateidaho7
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I went here last week with 9 friends, and we all enjoyed our experience. We made reservations before, and I'm glad we did so we could have a cozy table to the side. The focaccias we tried were piping hot and delectable. We all had...More

Thank travelingtexan23
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good staff and very friendly Smile doesn't leave their faces Excellent athmosfere, and nice clean place Now the most important for me is the taste ......mmmmmm yummmmmy Very good food especially focaccia I will repeat it for many times I love you 😘😍

Thank Dr-Iyad M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I booked a reservation for 4 people , once we arrived we waited outside in the cold for more than 45 minutes , they didn't even offer us water or anything while waiting outside . We were so frustrated we decided to leave and then...More

Thank tala j
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came for Saturday lunch, when the choice in Jerusalem is a bit restricted. The first impression was disappointing. The small tables were very close together and our table reserved for 8 was squeezed into a main traffic thoroughfare. After a wait, we were offered...More

Thank AlanofLondon
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I was with a group of 20 people from the USA, Turks & Caicos Islands, and the Bahamas, who not only had reservations for 8:30 pm in a private dining room this evening but we had prepaid the meal. Upon arrival we had to wait...More

1  Thank jireh77
Reviewed 8 November 2017

When good friends came to visit, we wanted a restaurant with tasty food, not too expensive and walking distance to their hotel. Focaccia Bar on Rabbi Akiva Street fit the bill. We have been there several times. The roast beef sandwich and pasta and soups...More

Thank Treebreeze
Reviewed 7 November 2017

The food is really good. The service is the worst out there. Won’t be going back unless major improvement happens.

1  Thank RebeccaMu
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

We came from Amsterdam and we invite place before. We came right on the time we invite but the place dosent save a sit for us. We wait over 30 minuts outside.

Thank אבירם ר
Reviewed 3 November 2017

A group of six of us went for dinner on a Sunday night. Although the place was packed and very busy, the service wasn't too bad. The burgers looked good, as did the salads & pasta choices looked delicious, too. I settled on a pizza...More

Thank Tricia N
Nearby Restaurants
Blue Hall Music
249 reviews
.15 km away
625 reviews
.14 km away
Dublin Irish Pub
89 reviews
.09 km away
Jahnun Bar
93 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby Attractions
Ben Yehuda Street
639 reviews
.21 km away
The Friends of Zion Museum
181 reviews
.20 km away
Hebrew Music Museum
77 reviews
.18 km away
Italian Synagogue
29 reviews
.08 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Focaccia Bar staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$100
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Rabi Akiva, Jerusalem 9458204, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 2-625-6428
  • E-mail
The oldest restaurant in Jerusalem and still very modern. Great value with a fantastic dishes & great atmosphere
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing