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Things to do in Abu Tor, Jerusalem

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Market
“15mn walk for the appt, you can find there very good restaurants and a huge variety of events, free yoga, live shows and much more”
  • 68 locals recommend
Indie Movie Theater
“shows old & new movies, international & israrlis movies. has also great resorant Asia”
  • 31 locals recommend
Route
“Go out Like A Local: This cool street is a great place to find great food, local artists shops and many more. Don't miss the coffee station Cafe!”
  • 25 locals recommend
Movie Theater
“Yes Planet Jerusalem features IMAX screens, as well as VIP options and stadium seating in all its 16 auditoriums.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Indie Movie Theater
“Smadar Cinema is one of the oldests in Jerusalem. Right in the heart of the beautiful neighbourhood of Baka ( allow yourself to get lost in the coolness of the streets). They screen quality films and the restaurant serves realy good food all day. This place is a real shelter from the city. To get there take bus 34 right next to me ( take a right when you go out of the building and then right again the bus stop is 2 minutes down the road) 11 stops will get you to Emek Rephaim (Hatzfira stop) and then ask anyone it's really near”
  • 15 locals recommend
Park
“Beautiful garden, very close to the "First Station" site, where you can find many restuarents and shops.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Neighborhood
“A nice street The German Colony is a neighborhood in Jerusalem, established in the second half of the 19th century by members of the German Temple Society. Today the Moshava, as it is popularly known, is an upscale neighborhood bisected by Emek Refaim Street, an avenue lined with trendy shops, restaurants and cafes.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Transportation
“The Train Track Park is a parked built around the old tracks from the Yaffa- Jerusalem railway”
  • 7 locals recommend
Route
“wonderful view also at night, especially during summer, looking att the lighted old city wall. also, nice neighbourhood”
  • 12 locals recommend
Cafe
“The brasserie combines the charms of a classic European cafe with the uniqueness of Jerusalem. This is the best brunch spot for miles around! Don't miss the frozen mint lemonade.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Neighborhood
“A street full of restaurants , cafes and bars . Worth a visit especially in the evening”
  • 14 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Adom is located at the First Train Station compound. A new center for culture, fairs, music and much more. It was built on the foundations of the historical Jerusalem old train station. Adom’s well-refined menu offers a variety of cuisines. In house aged meats, seafood, fish, gnocchi, fresh pasta, and risotto. All dishes are prepared by using high-quality ingredients and many have a Mediterranean influence.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Place to eat
“The food is consistently good and this restaurant is often crowded with seating either inside or in the garden patio. They have a wide variety of kosher Asian meat selections. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Cafe
“This is where you'd want to have your breakfast or where you'll choose to have the best range of salads in Jerusalem late at night. Open until 24:30. Close on Friday night and Saturday during the day. Open Saturday night.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Route
“The promenade offers a spectacular panoramic view of the Old City of Jerusalem and the Jerusalem eastern skyline.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Entertainment
“Escape to a natural oasis in the heart of the city. The museum offers a variety of cultural and educational activities for children and adults.”
  • 4 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Indie Movie Theater
“Smadar Cinema is one of the oldests in Jerusalem. Right in the heart of the beautiful neighbourhood of Baka ( allow yourself to get lost in the coolness of the streets). They screen quality films and the restaurant serves realy good food all day. This place is a real shelter from the city. To get there take bus 34 right next to me ( take a right when you go out of the building and then right again the bus stop is 2 minutes down the road) 11 stops will get you to Emek Rephaim (Hatzfira stop) and then ask anyone it's really near”
  • 15 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Adom is located at the First Train Station compound. A new center for culture, fairs, music and much more. It was built on the foundations of the historical Jerusalem old train station. Adom’s well-refined menu offers a variety of cuisines. In house aged meats, seafood, fish, gnocchi, fresh pasta, and risotto. All dishes are prepared by using high-quality ingredients and many have a Mediterranean influence.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Middle Eastern Restaurant
“Satya is an Italian-Mediterranean chef restaurant. Non-kosher. Interesting and well-executed menu. Relatively expensive. we recommend making a reservation in advance. Opens at 18:00 until very late at night, open on Shabbat. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Nice ambiance and good quality dairy food. Delicious salads and pasta dishes etc.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“For the past 30 years, this restaurant, located in the bustling German Colony, has been offering traditional Israeli food in a friendly atmosphere. Try the luxurious green shakshuka or the many excellent brunch specials.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great food, cool drinks, good value. Also vibrant area often with free shows or activities”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
“The whole city rejoiced when Bardak came on the scene -- finally, good pizza in Jerusalem! The delectable thin-crust pizzas are inspired by (and named after) Jerusalem’s many neighborhoods. Wash down your slice with a glass of local beer.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends

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