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516 SE Chkalov Drive #45, Vancouver, WA 98683
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Camas, Washington
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71 reviews 71 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015 via mobile

Stopped by first week of January. Served quickly. The owner stopped by and helped us order. Showed us how to eat our particular dish in a manner in which we would enjoy it better. We surely did. Great food at a good price. Would come again!

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Portland, OR
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85 reviews 85 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

The family will welcome you with open arms each and every time you visit, even it has been years, which was the case with us. We tried the lamb special of the day and the falafel. They also served us some small salads with pita as a starter, which was fantastic. We used the Payback coupon, which was buy one... More 

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Clackamas, Oregon
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27 reviews 27 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

The owner here welcomes you just like you are family. The shrimp kabobs are the best. The spices they use excite the pallet. The hummus platter they serve for an appetizer is a must have. Great wine list and service. Everything is made fresh when you order.

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Frederick, Maryland
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42 reviews 42 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Nothing to dislike, the food was great, the portions ample, the price reasonable. If you like Mediterranean food, this is a place you should try.

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Tacoma, WA
11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Went in for lunch and got one order of chicken swarma and the plate that gives a sample of several different foods. We really enjoyed it. The decor is nothing fancy and the restaurant is pretty small, but we will go there again when we are traveling through Vancouver (it's pretty close to the freeway).

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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We have been here several times. We usually have at least 7 of us, but have had as many as 13. The service was awesome. The staff really does know about the menu and make suggestions that we know we can trust. The Turkish coffee has no equal. We haven't had anything on the menu we haven't enjoyed. Great find.

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Vancouver, WA
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36 reviews 36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I wouldn't say that the Jerusalem Café is going to set the culinary world on fire nor that it is the best Near Eastern food in the Portland-Vancouver Metro area, but it is tasty and lovingly presented by a friendly and helpful staff. It's a very nice family run place with reasonably priced food. The restaurant is very clean, if... More 

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Stuttgart, Germany
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231 reviews 231 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Stopped in for lunch and ordered one of their lunch plates. The menu is Middle Eastern/Mediterranean and the lunch plates provide a small sampling of a variety of salads and side dishes from the region. My wife was recently in Israel and was looking for some great dishes from the Middle East region. Food was just average - probably because... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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66 reviews 66 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

We are very lucky to have this classy, understated little restaurant in our neighborhood, as well as it's brother restaurant in downtown Vancouver, Wa. The food is Middle Eastern and super freshly prepared. It is delightful and suprising cuisine with great bursts of flavor. Very good and absolutely authentic. The Jerusalem Mazza Platter is our favorite, and any way they... More 

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washington state
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151 reviews 151 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

Leaving late I was sure we'd miss having lunch here but no they are open all afternoon! Bravo. I had been dreaming of their fresh Babaganoush and it did not disappoint. We had a Mediterranean Salad and the eggplant with pita and it was the perfect meal for two. This place is a gem, I shall be thinking about it... More 

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Address: 516 SE Chkalov Drive #45, Vancouver, WA 98683
Phone Number: 360-891-2490
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Vancouver
Average Prices: USD 8 - 25

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