Jerusalem restaurants category

Iwo Meat Burger


go_default - 1

Price Range

$15$20

About

The restaurateur who goes by the name of Iwo is something of a notorious figure in the Jerusalem culinary scene. His unassuming delicatessen on Shammai Street was one of the first establishments in West Jerusalem to openly sell pork, seafood and other non-kosher goodies. A few years ago, Iwo expanded into the burger business with the creatively-named Iwo Meat Burger. At least you know what you're getting – in these days of tofu and wheat gluten, one can never be too sure.

 

A sign warns that the restaurant is not for vegetarians, a warning which should be heeded. Order your burger by weight, specify how you want it to be done, and sit at the vaguely '50s-style bar. In keeping with Iwo's treif-centric worldview, this is one of the few places in Jerusalem you can get a cheeseburger. Chicken dishes also make cameos on the beef-heavy Meat Burger menu. 

We thought you might like this
preloader

The Jerusalem Tourism Map:

Print
Text text text