You have decided to celebrate your son/daughter’s Mitzvah ceremony in the Holy City and now you are looking for a great place to have the celebratory meal? Well, search no further, here is Puzzle Israel’s recommended list of the best places for such an event!

Between The Arches

Looking for a high class restaurant to enjoy a celebratory brunch right after a Bar/Bat Mitzvah ceremony at the Kotel without needing to drive anywhere? Between The Arches is just the place for you! This Kosher chef restaurant is located right by the Plaza of the Western Wall, in a special authentic Jerslamite building which was built in the 13th century, giving the place a unique feel.

The owners of the restaurant enjoy giving back to the community and whenever there is a ceremony with soldiers at the Western Wall, the Lone Soldiers are invited for a hot meal at the establishment.

Price: $

Website: Click HERE to view all the menus and prices

Address: Ha’guy 174, Jerusalem

Tel: +972-53-941-9157


At the Old Train Station compound, a center for culture, fairs, music and much more, built on the foundations of the historical Jerusalem old train station, and only a 10 minutes drive from the Western Wall, you will be able to have a spectacular celebratory lunch at this great restaurant. Operating since 2001, it offers fine cuisine, has an elegant and vast wine menu and a wonderful atmosphere

Adom’s menu offers a variety of cuisines, many with a Mediterranean influence. You will find dishes such as In house aged meats, seafood, fish, gnocchi, fresh pasta and risotto, all prepared by using high quality ingredients. Daily specials menu created by chefs Moti Davis and Elran Buzaglo include a variety of seasonal ingredients.

Price: $$

Website: Click HERE 

Address: David Remez 4, New Train St compound

Tel: +972-2-6246242


If you are looking for a restaurant with a beautiful view to the Old City walls and the Tower of David, Kedma is the ideal choice. Kedma is a Kosher Brasserie with 8 years of experience in events production and serves on a daily basis Jerusalemite food, a variety of aged meats and a changing choice of chef’s specials.

At the restaurant there are different spaces available to choose from to enjoy the private event (which some can hold up to 500 guests), and along with the delicious menu, your guests will enjoy every moment and bite!

Price: $$-$$$

Website: Click HERE

Address: Mamila Avenue, 3rd floor

Tel: +972-2-500-37-37


ANNA is an Italian Kosher social restaurant opened in the Israel Museum spectacular Anna Ticho House in the center of Jerusalem. ANNA is location in a historic building that belongs and operated by the Israel Museum and a social program for youth in distress.

ANNA was established by Dualis Yozma as a social business that trains and employs youth in distress providing them with an opportunity to acquire a profession and to change the course of their lives.

The restaurant provides the atmosphere, quality and excellence of an haute cuisine at affordable prices. Chef Moshiko Gamaliel, of the Mona Restaurant Group, partnered with them in the founding of ANNA.

The restaurant also offers a private room and balcony suitable for hosting a range of events. Private events such as Bar Mitzvah’s, weddings and other family and business events of up to 200 guests can be held in the beautiful gardens surrounding the building. Anna Ticho House, which was built in the second half of the 19th century, is one of the first houses in Jerusalem built outside the city walls. The restaurant is located on the second floor of the building, which underwent extensive renovation recently. The first floor displays the Israel Museum’s high standard exhibitions including temporary exhibitions and the permanent Ticho House exhibitions.

Price: $$-$$$

Website: Click HERE 

Address: 10 Harav Agan St. , Jerusalem

Tel: +972-53-4872314


On the edge of the Machane Yehuda open market is one of the best restaurants in Jerusalem, arguably the best in the country. If you fancy a celebratory dinner rather than a brunch or lunch, we recommend the eccentric original and exciting Machneyuda restaurant. Run by celebrity-chef Asaf Granit, the menu and dishes pay respect to the city’s colors, aromas and atmosphere. At the bar you can see the chefs slice, dice, steam, boil and fry while dancing and singing along to the authentic Israeli music played in the background.

Price: $$$$

Website: Click HERE 

Address: 10 Beit Yaakov, located in the Machne Yehuda market

Tel: +972-2-533-3442

Puzzle Israel’s Outdoor Celebratory Meal

Puzzle Israel’s own catering service offers a truly different way to enjoy a celebratory meal. The catering service’s specialty is in producing a chef’s meal for as many people as you would like, any place you want outdoors! Yes, the meal can be on the top of a mountain, in the middle of the forest, at a remote beach or in a secluded spot in the desert. Chefs Nir Margalith and Guy Marom and the catering staff will whisk up a Mediterranean feast for you and your guests that will not only be remembered by everyone for its delicious food but for its originality.

Price: $$-$$$$

Website: Click HERE 

Address: Everywhere and anywhere in Israel

Tel: +972-52-22611323