Foodist Jerusalem

A journey from a love affair with processed foods to a love affair with cheese.

A Tale of Two Bistros: Gusto Italiano and Pompidou

In the past month, AB and I had occasion to try two new relative newcomers to the blocks, Gusto Italiano on HaLamed Hey and Pompidou on Emek Refaim. (The occasions … Continue reading

November 3, 2013 · 3 Comments

Comfort Food: Where are the Good Pizza and Bagels in Jerusalem?

There’s something about this election eve in Jerusalem that’s making me crave comfort food. (Or maybe, I’m just exhausted after a crazy few weeks and desperate for some simple unhealthy … Continue reading

October 21, 2013 · 5 Comments

Shuk Friday: Azura

Several months ago, AB and I found ourselves in the shuk and decided to lunch at Azura. AB, who is the resident expert at picking the best dishes on the … Continue reading

September 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Good Dining on Emek Refaim: HaMitbach Shel Pini

When I first moved to Jerusalem nine (!) years ago, one of the most beloved restaurants on Emek Refaim was Joy. Back then, Joy was a place you would go … Continue reading

September 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Pizza and Brew: Bardak

Last night AB and I decided to check out Bardak, one of the newest eateries on the Jerusalem culinary scene. Located on the corner of Jabotinsky and Keren HaYesod and … Continue reading

August 15, 2013 · 2 Comments

Dining Out: HaMotzi

This post is long overdue. Way back in the first week of June AB and I went out to celebrate signing the contract to buy our first apartment with a … Continue reading

August 14, 2013 · 2 Comments

Food Truck

Hey everyone, I apologize for the lack of activity here in the past month. You see, I had to go on vacation. It’s a tough life. But now I’m back! … Continue reading

July 21, 2013 · Leave a comment