Kosher restaurants are quickly changing their reputation and becoming world famous. People around the world are making reservations weeks in advance to eat at some of these restaurants, despite not being strictly kosher, or even Jewish. Here is our list of the top kosher restaurants around the world and where to dine in 2019.
Kowloon, Hong Kong
People from all over the world travel especially to this gourmet restaurant to taste some of their world famous dishes. This hong kong restaurant is great for travelers as well as locals. It is stricly Glatt Kosher and Kosher Lemehadrin, and is owned by the Jewish community, Kehillat Zion, of Hong Kong. They specialize in Israeli and Middle Eastern food as well as European and Asian food. They also have frozen food available for travelers who want to take it with them. You usually need a reservation for the weekend and Shabbat. Chef Ricky Chui uses the freshest and most local ingredients possible.
They also offer free breakfast after shacharit every day and a free shabbat meal every week (you can make a donation to the Jewish community).
Teaneck, New Jersey
Meat lovers and vegetarians both love this restaurant for its atmosphere and great flavor combinations. Owner/ Chef Seth Warshaw prides himself on creating a dining experience like no other. Each table receives an amuse bouche complimentary as they arrive. The extravagant tasting menus never let you down. The chef often uses seasonal fruits and vegetables with a menu that is constantly changing. Chef Warshaw’s says: “If we can’t do it great, then it’s not worth doing. Our goal is to serve great food and provide great service. We want to be the best and we strive to do just that.” The vibe in ETC. is always exciting with amazing cocktails to go along with the delicious food.
With a forever changing menu depending on the season, you can always count on having fresh yet delicious food that is never predictable or boring. You can keep coming back and never get sick of the food. Their menu will have something for everyone. Their food is often described as innovative and delicious. ETC, has a kosher supervision from the Rabbinical Council of Bergen County (RCBC).
You can dine in one of the most breathtaking places in the world. This restaurant offers kosher food in a reserved area with magnificent views of Capri and the sea. Their interior is designed and has a chic atmosphere. The delicious food is inspired by Caprese and Mediterranean cuisines combined. They have a lot of fish and pasta on their menu which changes every season. It is a meat restaurant that has a menu that is certified Glatt Kosher. They blend kosher rules with traditional Italian recipes.
They have an amazing wine list to choose from. They are open every day for lunch and dinner and also have meals on Shabbat. Travelers and tourists often compliment this restaurant and visit Capri knowing they’ll get to enjoy both its local beauty and delicious kosher food. They also offer kosher cooking classes which both locals and travelers enjoy. Want to cook some authentic Italian dishes? This is the place to go.
Tierra Sur At Herzog Wine Cellars
Just an hour outside of Los Angeles, many travelers as well as Los Angeles locals drive especially for the amazing food served at this winery. The restaurant is famous for their delicious appetizers as well as meat main courses. You can come an hour before dinner and enjoy a wine tasting and a tour of the winery. If you buy a bottle (some are even less than $10) then the tasting is free.
The atmosphere is elegant and the service is always great. people from all over the world are always complimenting the chef and their menu. They have received many awards for their food and locals (without kosher preference) also enjoy going to their winery and restaurant on a regular basis.
ROOFTOP at Mamilla Hotel
With spectacular views of the historic and beautiful old city of Jerusalem, you can enjoy high end food that has received plenty of recognition worldwide. You can also head to the rooftop for just drinks. The bar has a huge selection of delicious cocktails, wine and whiskey.
They also have a Friday night and Shabbat menu which you can reserve in advance. We recommend making a reservation before heading to this popular restaurant, even during the week.
Whereas the rest of the restaurants on this list are specialized in meat, this dairy restaurant really stands out in London. The Italian menu consists of delicious handmade pastas, unbelievable bread and fish. Not to mention their dairy desserts… They are full almost every night and their chef keeps to their high standard every day.
It’s a great lunch choice or for business meetings. They have plenty of vegan options as well as fresh salads for their more health-conscious clientele. They also have a large selection of wine to choose from. It is located right in the Jewish area of London, Golders Green.
This restaurant surprises everyone with it’s hispanic Tunisian cuisine that is so rarely foun. It is located right in the middle of Paris tourist area, not far from the Eiffel tower, making it the perfect place for Kosher travelers to dine.
Their food is authentic and delicious. It is certified Kosher by the Beth Din of Paris. There is a great vibe at the restaurant with good music, drinks and a huge selection of tapas to choose from. Did you know that Shakshuka is a Tunisian dish? You’ll be surprised with the huge selection of flavor available to choose from.