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36 Emek Refa'im | Botanical Gardens, Jerusalem 9310518, Israel
Sun - Thu 08:00 - 01:00
Fri 08:00 - 14:00
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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73 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Caffit is located on Emek Refaim. Has a varied menu. It's a good place for brunch, lunch or a light dinner. You can dine inside or outside.

Thank jackie g
South Holland Province, The Netherlands
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50 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

we were 6, in a minute a table was organized for us. i reccomend to try the starters, great small salads and a minute out of the oven Fukacha. also try the bedouin pizza

Thank MadBear1
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

They offer gluten free bread. You can get salads and fish and just have them take out the croutons. Make sure the waiter double checks what is ok.

Thank Shoshana A
Jerusalem, Israel
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

This is a very pleasant place to eat and meet friends. But not if you need to wash your hands or use the toilet and find stairs a challenge for whatever reason. What happened to accessibility?

Thank mbenamir
los Angeles
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25 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

We ate here and loved it! It is a dairy restaurant with awesome dishes. Get ready for huge portions! In addition to the food, you are overlooking the Jerusalem botanical gardens! Overall a great breakfast, lunch or dinner place.

Thank Eli E
Nashville, Tennessee
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1,044 reviews
550 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 684 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

I enjoyed dinner at Caffit in the German Colony area of Jerusalem. I ordered Oreganato: Asparagus which also had green beans, cherry tomatoes, cashews, mushrooms, sesame seeds, cucumber, red onion, Bulgarian cheese and croutons served over some lettuce leaves...the salad dressing was delicious. 64NIS/$17USD. It was a large portion. I feel that the green beans and the asparagus were blanched... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

The food is yummy. Fresh and a wide choice of milky. The staff at the Emek Refaim one which I've been to 3 three times and now won't be returning are beyond useless. Here arrogant and self righteous. On pre Shabbos brunch they're more interested in blaring music to unknown decibels. And taking selfies of themselves at the bar!! The... More 

Thank Honestfoodfiend
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

Caffit is a lovely space, right on Emek Refaim, for a leisurely lunch with superb service and fabulous food. They made a leak filafal like ball that was a work of culinary art, and the salads are delicious and creative. We enjoyed our first lunch there so much, that we went back two days later. Definitely a great value.

Thank Henry A
Boston, Massachusetts
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24 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

I went here to have a street view of emek rafaim and get some food. I ordered the bread appetizer that comes with the sauces, and it was splendid. The bread was hot, lightly oiled and salted, and had the perfect fluffy to chewy consistency. The dipping sauces were all based on classic Italian flavors with a middle eastern twist.... More 

Thank Mandelcorn
Newton, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

This restaurant is in the German colony. The menu is excellent, service was excellent. We ordered some "Oreganato" options, with stir fried vegetables over large salads, and a portabello mushroom dish. They served two of our four dishes in about 10 minutes, and the other two came 5 minutes later; it would have been better if they arrived simultaneously. Also,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Italian, European, Israeli, Kosher
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Emek Refa'im | Botanical Gardens, Jerusalem 9310518, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: 026480003
there are 2 more retaurants of the same owner - caffit in the botanic garden at 1st borla st. and caffit at the malha mall. they all have the same menu.

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