web analytics
October 20, 2016 / 18 Tishri, 5777
News & Views
Sponsored Post
The Migdal Ohr Mishpachton MISHPACHTONIM – Israel’s Children are Your Children.

Support Migdal Ohr by purchasing letters in the Torah Scroll that will be written in honor of Rabbi Grossman’s 70th Birthday.

Israeli Restaurant Opens in Krakow’s Old Jewish Quarter


Printer-Ready Page Layout
JewishPress Logo

An Israeli restaurant opened in the heart of the old Jewish quarter of Krakow.

Hamsa Hummus and Happiness Restobar opened recently in a historic building on Szeroka, the main square of the Jewish quarter, Kazimierz, in the Polish city.

Hamsa is being called the first Israeli-themed restaurant in Krakow, and unlike most of the other Jewish restaurants and cafes in Kazimierz, it features a contemporary decor that avoids nostalgic evocations of prewar times. In addition, the menu features hummus, salads, and other Israeli and Middle Eastern specialties rather than traditional East European Jewish fare.

“There is nothing kitschy about it,” Jonathan Ornstein, the director of the Krakow JCC, told JTA. “It could be in Neve Tzedek [Tel Aviv].”


About the Author:

If you don't see your comment after publishing it, refresh the page.

Our comments section is intended for meaningful responses and debates in a civilized manner. We ask that you respect the fact that we are a religious Jewish website and avoid inappropriate language at all cost.

If you promote any foreign religions, gods or messiahs, lies about Israel, anti-Semitism, or advocate violence (except against terrorists), your permission to comment may be revoked.

Imported and Older Comments:

Current Top Story
Masked fighters from the Palestinian Islamic Jihad's military wing "Saraya Al-Quds" or "Jerusalem Brigades" take part in a military drill.
Israel Revokes Citizenship of Arab Plotting to Kidnap, Kill IDF Soldier

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/israeli-restaurant-opens-in-krakows-old-jewish-quarter/2013/01/02/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: