Steak House Restaurants

Israeli Steakhouse Restaurants
The Steakiya is a classic Mediterranean grill meat restaurant. This model was once the most common restaurant type in Israel.
These days you have to search between all the high end restaurants to find a simple, family style grill restaurant. This list will help direct you to the best kosher grill restaurants in Israel.

Start with a table full of salads served with fresh hot pitot baked in a taboun oven or roasted on the grill. Nothing is as good as those pitot, thin and crusty with burned spots where the dough touches the oven. Salads usually include tahina, tabouli, carrot salad, and in many restaurants a more exotic selection. These opening salads and pitot are often included in the price with your main course. There is a nominal fee for diners having just the salads without a main course.

Main courses are a list of grilled meats. Some are on skewers and some are whole meat fillets grilled on the fire. The main courses are served with a side dish of grilled vegetables or chips.

koya Ceasarea - 13 Shoham St, Caesarea 04-6273005
Koya is a pleasant family meat restaurant with an informal yet stylish interior. The food and the service are both above average, and the portions are extremely generous. They call this a diner, but with those portions we call it a Fresser.

The Shnitzel main course includes two large breaded crispy shnitzels served with a generous glob of mashed potatoes. The shnitzels are so large you may not be able to eat both of them. The entrecote hamburger served on a large roll, came with a heaping mountain of fried onions. Donor is a Turkish dish, which included strips of grilled Angus beef served with Chimichuri or techina sauce.

Brisket - Route 4, Sonol Gas Station, Hadera 079-5595160
Brisket restaurant specializes in smoked meat. Owner Ohad bought and imported professional meat smokers to Hadera. The combination of professional equipment and a professional meat chef make this one of the specialty restaurants in Israel. Brisket is located in a gas station on highway 4 in Hadera. In Israel some of the best restaurants are in gas stations. A restaurant this unique brings diners from all over the country. And they will agree that it is worth the trip to Hadera. Brisket has no need for a fancy d?cor. The smoked meat tells the story.
Papagaio Herzlia Steakhouse - Arena Mall, Herzelia 09-9564000
Papagaio Prime in the Herzlia Arena mall is the newest restaurant in the chain. This vintage Brazilian style restaurant offers the meaty tasting menu that made Papagaio famous. This branch specializes in the Juntos meal, ordered by weight. You can have either an 800 gram or a 1200 gram platter of sizzling meats brought to the center of the table to share. Wow.

Enjoy a spectacular view of the boat marina while you enjoy the terrific Papagaio foods.The ease of access and beautiful location makes Papagaio Prime a favorite.

Grill Bar - 1 HaSoreg St, Jerusalem 02-6223761
Grill Bar is on the corner of Rechov Hasoreg and Rivlin St. Grill Bar, a beautifully designed space: classy, modern and airy with fine food.

The starter includes no less than 12 house salads accompanied by pita straight from the oven. Folllow these with your choice from a huge selection of shipudim (skewers) and grilled meats – chicken, beef entrecote, lamb chops. All are equally succulent and nicely seasoned. The desserts are equally delicious. Let Grill Bar spoil you. Mehadrin.

Harvey's Smokehouse - 33 Jaffa Rd, Jerusalem 02-6246444

There’s food and then there’s Harvey’s Smokehouse. The choice is easy!
Harvey's is the first authentic American BBQ Smokehouse in Jerusalem, and without a doubt the best BBQ in town. Harvey's serves up mouth watering deep smoked meats and home style sides. Meat come fresh from the Golan Heights. Meats are smoked with hickory wood blocks imported from the US, all day every day.

The menu is one outsized cardboard with all the meat dishes on one side. The meats go with cold refreshing craft beers and Southern inspired cocktails.printed on the other side. Wine is sold by the bottle and there is a nice selection of beer on tap.

Hashipudia - 5 Haarmonim St, Jerusalem 02-6254036
Hatzot - 121 Agripas, Jerusalem 02-6244014

Dinner for Two at Hatzot Steak House, Jerusalem

Hatzot Steak House is part of Jerusalem's history. This landmark family restaurant was founded in 1970 and has been going strong since. Legend has it that Meurav Yerushalmi - the favorite Israeli mixed grill dish - was born at Hatzot Restaurant.  

Over the years the restaurant passed to younger generations who updated the restaurant, modernized it, retaining the special flavors that made it so popular. Hatzot is a classic Israeli grill restaurant, upgraded to a fine culinary experience.

121 Agripas, Jerusalem
Telephone: 02-6244014
Kashrut: Rabbanut Yerushalayim
Joy Bistro - 13 Mamila, Jerusalem 02-5020555
Joy Bistro restaurant in the Mamila mall is a good, moderately priced family-style meat restaurant. The Joy Bistro menu is a combination of Israeli-style food, European classic and Mediterranean style foods.

When you visit the mall, this is the place to stop for great burgers, grilled meat and fish specialties. Mamila does not bring people to Joy. Joy Bistro brings the traffic to Mamila. People come for this great restaurant, and enJOY the rest of the sights.

Meat and Eat - First Train Station, Jerusalem 1-599-500505
Meat and Eat Restaurant (Hebrew: Lechem Basar) in Jerusalem's First train station (Hebrew: Hatachana Harishona) offers quality dishes in a lovely and convenient setting. Once a working train station, First Station has be revived as an entertainment venue with shops, restaurants and performances. In the spirit of its location, Meat and Eat combines new and old. The decor is an eclectic mix of retro furniture scattered about and shared tables next to intimate areas and a modern bar.

Meat and Eat combines two passions: the passion for good meat and delicious Taboun oven-baked bread. Steaks, hamburgers and a selection of different types of meat and chicken are served with quality bread and refreshing salads.

Papagaio_jerusalem - 3 Yad Harutzim St, Jerusalem 02-6745745

The Papagaio restaurant chain, one of the most amazing South American grill restaurants in Israel, has opened several kosher branch restaurants throughout Israel, and now in Jerusalem.

Visit Papagaio for their Brazilian menu of grilled meats in abundance. Enjoy salads, a meaty starter and then 7 different types of amazing meats, straight from the grill.

Take as much as you want. There is always more. Want to make the waiter happy? Ask for seconds. Or even thirds. You won't even have to ask. The waiters will be back at your table again and again.

Papagaio is a lively boppin' restaurant with a lot of action, hubhub, South American background music and people. The word is out on the new kosher Papagaio restaurants and reservations are essential.

Red Heifer Steakhouse - 26 King David Street, Jerusalem 02-6240504

The Red Heifer Steakhouse is a restaurant for meat lovers. This is a traditional steakhouse with a modern sensibility. The menu offers a variety of meats for each course from burgers and meat pizza pies, to high end hefty steaks and unique cuts, like Fillet Minion.

There is something for everyone on the Red Heifer menu, including some vegetarian dishes. Everything on your table is made at the restaurant, including the pickles! All beef is hormone free and steaks are aged for the perfect 28 days in the restaurant aging facility. 10% discount from 5pm till 7:30pm with your eLuna coupon.

Rodriguez - 3 Kiryat Hamada, Hotzvim, Jerusalem 02-5815815
Rodriguez is a meat restaurant in the Har Hotzvim tech park. This is a high end grill restaurant offering a good steakiya dining experience. After your dinner you will agree that Rodriquez is the perfect combination of snazzy modern decor, quality food and fine service.

You will see, right off the bat, that Rodriguez is an invested restaurant. The seating is spacious and comfortable. The design is modern and pleasing. The atmosphere is rich and prestigious.

Yehudit - 5 Haarmonit, Jerusalem 02-6254036
Israeli grill restaurants have a special place in our hearts and stomachs. Just about everyone, residents and tourists alike, have their favorite "steakiya." Machane Yehuda and the streets surrounding it are home to several of the best grill restaurants in the city. Many of these restaurants have a long tradition, founded in the previous century and now run by second generations.

Yehudit on Haarmonit St, just at the start of Machane Yehuda, is one such restaurant. Yehudit has been in the family for 30+ years and is a legend in Jerusalem. Mor, son of the founder of the restaurant, is now in charge. You will know Mor from the iconic Marvad Haksamim restaurant. Now he has returned to his origins at Yehudit Restaurant. Enjoy a table full of salads, meat skewers and steaks.
Beef Bar Steak House - 8 Beni Gaon St, Netanya 09-8657772
As its name suggests, Beef Bar is not for vegetarians. There are 10 different kinds of steak and 9 kinds of burgers. There are also some chicken and one salmon alternative - a slight nod to non-beef eaters. The meat is mostly from Ramat Hagolan. The kashrut accommodates the full spectrum: Mehadrin Bet Yosef, Rav Mahfud or Rav Mazufi.

Beef Bar is your go-to restaurant for unabashed huge portions ranging from 200 grams and up, with 300 grams the default portion size. Burgers range from 160 grams to 1 and 2 kilo!

If you are up to it, take the "Beef Bar Challenge." Finish the 2 kilo burger (including the roll) and your meal is on the house. There will be fanfare - a gong, a procession of waiters, and a bucket of fries poured over the platter. Winners get a T-shirt and hat (size XL I assume).

Beef Bar Steak House is located in a shopping center behind Ikea. This is a spacious restaurant with 50 seats on a private patio and a VIP room for 12 guests.
El Gaucho_Netanya - The Carmel Hotel, Netanya 09-8841264
El Gaucho, the nationwide chain of Argentine grill restaurants specializing in meat dishes. The meat is imported from South America and aged to increase its flavor. When you place your order the meat is cooked on an open grill so you always get a freshly cooked dish.

Your meal is served at your table on an individual mini grill with simmering coals, keeping your food warm while preserving the special grilled flavor.

El Gaucho Netanya is loicated in the Carmel Hotel. The restaurant faces the sea, and is a great relaxing dining experience. The restaurant is an excellent place for hosting parties. Contact the restaurant and have them fax you their suggested menus.

Patrick's Rooftop  - 3 Totzeret Haaretz, Petach-Tikva 03-527-7070
Patrick's Rooftop Irish Pub and Fine Kitchen, is a fine bar and restaurant all rolled into one. Enjoy specialty craft beer on tap, amazing mixed drinks and a great selection of whiskeys at the bar. Balance things out with some of the delicious food. All of this is in a beautifully designed space that will make you feel welcome. Em Hamoshavot, Petach Tikva.
Tanduka - Yokneam Hamoshava, Yokneam 04-9590323
Tanduka, located in the heart of the Moshav of Yokneam is a high quality meat restaurant and grill. You will be pleasantly surprised to find a restaurant of this quality in this rural location.

The menu is centered around prime cuts of meat that they age on the premesis. The side dishes are all made of locally grown ingredients. We recommend the Lamb Fingers, and the Gravalux Salmon. And you can’t miss with one of those delicious steaks. There are plenty of options for vegetarians as well. Something for everyone at this quality restaurant.