Family Restaurants Restaurants

About Family Restaurants
Eating out can be a family adventure. Here are some eLuna restaurants that we recommend for family outings. Some of these restaurants have a section on the menu for children. Other restaurants create adult dishes in child sizes. Others offer entertainment geared towards children. What a way to cultivate young palates and young minds.

Many of these restaurants are also soft on the pocketbook so that you feel comfortable bringing the whole family. Please let us know if you find other eLuna restaurants on our lists that work for families.

Aresto - At the Port, Caesarea 04-6363456
Aresto is a beautiful, well-designed restaurant with stylish furniture including white sofas and leather armchairs. You can sit on the porch that looks out over the ocean or the porch that looks out on a lawn. It’s best to go there at night, when the entire place is awash in romantic lights.

Aresto Restaurant presents a delicious dairy menu with fish and specialty dishes.

Galil Area
Steakiya Bakfar - Moshav Yaara, Galil Area 04-9807661
Steakiya Bakfar is a quality meat and fish restaurant overlooking the picturebook scenery of the western Galilee. This is a large and spacious restaurant. Great for big groups. Check out the enticing menu of grilled meat,marinaded fish and home made salads. You may choose from a large variety of dishes that include kabab's, grilled steaks and more. Bring the family. The restaurant also offers a special menu for children.
Fresh Kitchen Herzlia - Marina, Herzelia 09-8321393
Welcome to Fresh Kitchen, a chain of cafe restaurants that focus on foods that are both healthy and delicious.

The menu at Fresh Kitchen was developed by chefs and dieticians. It features a great variety of dishes including your favorite pasta dishes, unique salads packed with vitamins, sandwiches made from bread rich in grains and iron. There is a great selection of breakfasts, organic coffee, and healthy desserts baked daily.

Bagel Cafe - 54 Emek Refaim, Jerusalem 02-5877877
Bagel Caf?, on Emek Refaim, offers a wide variety of “American Style” bagels along with a variety of cheeses, salads, antipasti, fish spreads and smoked salmon. Bagels are baked fresh each morning and there is a full cafe menu. But it does not stop there. The menu offers salads, pasta dishes, and even fish. Desserts are delicious as well

Stop in and buy take away foods at Bagel Caf?. A batch of bagels, cream cheese, lox and the newspaper will remind you of Sunday in the "old country." Delivery and catering available.
Cafe Landwer - 10 Yitzhak Rabin, Jerusalem 029912255
Landwer Cafe is a proper dairy restaurant at Cinema City. Landwer is spacious and elegant with great views of the city. The menu offers something for everyone from small snacks to full fish meals, throughout the day.

Start your day with a choice of sumptuous breakfasts ranging from a simple pastry and coffee to "the works" a great big full breakfast meal. Pancakes are a nod to our countries of origin while Shakshuka is the choice for Israeli fare. There is pizza, pasta and full meals from the pan.

Always a comfortable welcoming place to meet friends and relax, in a convenient location, Cafe Landwer is the place to go.
Cafe Michael - 26 Halamed Hey St, Jerusalem 02-5639999
Cafe Michael in Jerusalem's Katamon is a neighborhood cafe. No need to fancy up and go into the city. Cafe Michael will welcome you in your slippers.

This neighborhood cafe offers light tasty foods, lovely desserts and coffee. There is a relaxed and inviting atmospere, homemade desserts, air conditioning and access comfortable staying you just come to treat yourself well.

Denya Cafe - 102 Herzl St, Jerusalem 02-6485553
Denya is a pleasant cafe/restaurant with a full menu. We consider Denya a restaurant because it offers. such a full choice of foods. There are pasta dishes, salads, pizza and focaccia, as well as several fish dishes. You will be greeted warmly whether you are there for just a drink or for a full meal. But whatever you choose, don't miss the smoothies. The restaurant is in a spacious complex with plenty of seating both indoors and outdoors. Cafe Denya and Katzefet, the ice cream parlor next door, are part of the same complex. Denya Cafe is just across the street from Denya Square, honoring the Danish people who saved 90% of the Jews in Denmark during the holocaust. The Jerusalem light rail whizzes right in front of the cafe, and there is car parking in the lot at the square
Fresh Kitchen Mamila - 13 Mamila, Jerusalem 02-6244773
Greg Cafe Cinema - Cinema City, Jerusalem 02-5342292
Greg Cafe is a dairy restaurant on the entrance level of Cinema City. The atmosphere is relaxed and comfortable, the food is good and the service is exceptional.

Visit this restaurant before or after a film, or enjoy it with friends for a special occasion - be it a birthday or another happy event. The staff will indulge you and your party, making your visit memorable.

The Greg menu is varied and creative. The menu offers breakfasts, salads, sandwiches, Italian dishes, lunch, vegan dishes, health drinks, wine, and alcohol. In addition to standard dairy dishes, Greg offers something special in each category.

Greg Cafe Mamila - Mamila Mall, Jerusalem 02-6254567
Greg Cafe is a dairy mehadrin restaurant in the Mamila mall. The atmosphere is relaxed and comfortable, the food is good and the service is exceptional. The menu offers breakfasts, salads, sandwiches, Italian dishes, lunch, vegan dishes, health drinks, wine, and alcohol. In addition to standard dairy dishes, Greg offers something special in each category. There are a large number of vegan dishes. Asian dishes appear in various sections.
Waffle Bar - 41 Bet Lechem Road, Jerusalem 02-6730760
Waffle Bar coffee shop offers light meals, sweets and great desserts. The cheerfully designed interior is warm, intimate, and a lovely place to sit. The cafe is on the level of similar restaurants abroad, and is pleasing to folks of all ages.

If you've got a sweet tooth, this is for you. Waffle Bar specializes in foods like Belgian Waffles and French Crepes with all of the toppings, and sauces. You can also find many lovely Italian dishes like Pasta in a cream sauce with two different kinds of cheese. Yogurt and pesto is a favorite, and focaccia with cheese.

Waffle Bar_Eshkol - 7 Paran St., shopping center, Jerusalem 1-700-701-775
Waffle Bar in Ramat Eshkol is a dairy restaurant/coffee bar with excellent dairy dishes and desserts to satisfy you sweet tooth. You will find many tasty dairy staples like pasta in cream sauce with two different kinds of cheese. The caf? specializes in desserts like Belgian Waffles and French crepes, with all of the toppings and sauces.

There is not much seating inside the restaurant but there are a good number of tables and comfortable seating outside with umbrellas for shade.

Waffle Factory Cinema - Cinema City, Jerusalem 1599-565758
The Waffle Factory is an upmarket dairy/dessert restaurant offering quality products. Waffle Factory is an upgraded waffle restaurant with a large menu and delicious foods. The newest branch of Waffle Factory is located in Cinema City. The restaurant is new and spacious, and is a pleasant dining experience.

Oh the waffles! All waffles are topped with a scoop of Ben & Jerrys ice cream and whipped cream. In fact you can choose from a wide selection of Ben & Jerrys flavors.

Waffle Factory Moshava - 24 Emek Refaim, Jerusalem 02-5672049
Waffle Factory, located at the top of Emek Refaim in Jerusalem, offers a great variety of waffles and crepes plus an impressive selection of pizza, pasta and salads.

Whether you order a salad, pizza, or a delicious waffle, you can expect the best choice of appropriate toppings - great dressings for the salad, fresh herbs on your pizza, or Ben and Jerrys ice cream on your waffle!

Waffle Factory also offers a host of pancakes and crepes. And you can watch the action as your waffles are made on an open bar .

Modiin Area
Carmis - 9 Hativat Golani, Modiin Area 08-9755975
Carmi's is a country-style dairy Italian restaurant in the heart of Modiin. Light dairy dishes at reasonable prices from breakfast to pasta and pizzas and a load of other delicious dairy specialties. This is a happy, feel good family restaurant. You'll be smiling from your first glance at the cheery colorful menu to the luscious desserts.
Michalis - Ishpro Center, Modiin Area 08-6691000

Michali’s is in the Yishpro center – a buzzing outdoor shopping outside Modi’in town center, easily accessible from Road 431. Michali’s offers indoor and outdoor seating, with an enclosed patio at the back which can be booked for functions. The design combines French rusticity with practical features – white and light oak furniture, shelves laden with fresh French baguettes and bread and jars of biscuits large and small. The staff are helpful and friendly – all making for a warm, pleasant ambience.

Michali’s calls itself ‘Patisserie and Boulangerie’ and indeed the cakes, pastries, pies, breads and rolls are of the variety and quality you might expect in the best French bakeries. But Michali’s is also a caf?-restaurant, with the full gamut of meals – a choice of breakfast dishes, salads, quiches, pizzas and pasta. In addition there are vegan options – they have thought of everybody.

Beef Bar Steak House - 8 Beni Gaon St, Netanya 09-8657772
Hayekev - 6 Gad Machnes St, Netanya 09-8622220
Hayekev dairy restaurant is a landmark in Netanya. In addition to a very comfortable indoor space, the spacious restaurant has a gorgeous outdoor space that faces the sea. Enjoy the beautiful sea breeze from a comfortable table under the outdoor umbrellas. For those in the know, this is one of the most popular spots in Netanya

The full menu offers a great selection of dairy and fish dishes ranging from vegetable, pasta, pizza and fish dishes. Portions are tasty and generous. With a fish dish, you will be served a big group of salads, humus and a large focaccia. After that the two fillets and the side dish becomes a challenge. Desserts are special.
Alfredo - Park Ezorim Kiryat Aryeh, Petach-Tikva 03-9230643
Alfredo Restaurant, Petach Tikva is a good dairy restaurant in the lovely Ezorim industrial park. The restaurant interior is beautifully designed and the seating, both indoors and outdoors is comfortable and inviting. There is ample parking in the tech park lot.

Alfredo offers an excellent selection of foods. The restaurant is very professionally run, and the service is outstanding. All of this makes Alfredo a very lovely place to dine. Highly recommended. A must try in the Petach Tikva area.

Black Bar N Burger - 18 Hasivim St, Petach-Tikva 03-9191891

Black Bar "n" Burger is sleekly designed restaurant with a trendy, and modern interior. Enjoy a variety of seating options: near the bar, around tables, long bench, and booths.

The menu includes burgers with many unique toppings like eggs, onions and mushrooms, all available in a myriad of sizes and styles. For example, the Norma Jean is made from entrecote, the Greenberger has spinach and nuts, while the Black Diamon is a house specialty made from ground fillet and stuffed with sweet potatoes. Starters nod to Mexican flavors and include chicken wings, natchos with guacamole and salsa, and Mexican sausage.

Entrecote Petach TIkva - 28 A.D. Gordon, Petach-Tikva 03-9342510
Entrecote is a Glatt Kosher quality grill restaurant in Petach Tikva. The restaurant offers a nice variety of salads, lots of different cuts of meat,breads from the taboun and nice desserts.

You'll get all of this in Entrecote restaurant's comfortable relaxed atmosphere, at reasonable prices, making this a restaurant where you can stop in when you don't feel like cooking or you just want to get out of the house.

Bread & Breakfast - Giron Center, Ra'anana 09-7728340

Bread and Breakfast is located in Raanana's Giron Center on Jabotinsky Street. The restaurant is large and inviting, with one hour free underground parking.

Bread and Breakfast offers breakfast all day long. There is a fine selection of foods from breakfast right through dinner. If you do not want the typical Israeli breakfast there are sandwiches, salads, quiches, or tasty, frothy fruity drinks.

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Cafe Neto Raanana - 198 Ahuza St. Golan Center, Ra'anana 09-7711453
The Raanana branch of this popular chain is the second kosher branch and it is certainly one of the most pleasant. There is ample seating indoors in the sleek and modern restaurant and very comfortable and spacious seating outdoors on the covered deck. There is very convenient underground parking during the day and street parking at night.

The menu includes breakfasts, salads, toastim, sandwiches, quiches, and other dairy delights. Be sure to enjoy a cup of delicious Cafe Neto coffee right along with your sandwich or salad. And if you are so inclined, the restaurant has yummy cakes and baked goods in a display case, just waiting for you.
Rosh Hanikra
Hatzok - Rosh Hanikra, Rosh Hanikra 04-6016849
Hatzok "The Cliff" is a kosher chef restaurant at Rosh Hanikra, Israel's northern most location on the Mediterranean coast. Aptly named, Hatzok restaurant is in a tourist center on the cliffs with a spectacular view and a pleasant modern interior.

Hatzok Restaurant offers a fine Mediterranean-style menu featuring a variety of meat, fish and vegetarian dishes, Maor and Eric use only the freshest raw ingredients to create a rich variety of high level dishes. Your visit to Hatzok restaurant will be unique, adventuresome and a rewarding culinary experience.

Bakers - 3 Nafcha St, Tel-Aviv/Jaffa 03-6771770
Baker’s is a French patisserie in the heart of Tel Aviv, specializing in yummy breads, baguettes, pastries and croissants. These beautiful delectables are handmade, in house, under the baton of pastry chef and restaurant partner Alex.

French folks from far and wide flock to Baker’s Patisserie for the real thing. Time Out Tel Aviv magazine numbers Baker’s among the 10 best patisseries in Tel Aviv, kosher and non-kosher. Achbar Hair called Baker’s the best croissants in Tel Aviv. Click here for more info.

Pankina - 39 Gordon St, Tel-Aviv/Jaffa 03-6449793
Three charming Italian gentlemen have come on aliya to open Pankina Italian Restaurant in Tel Aviv. We all lucked out, because this restaurant is a find.

Pankina offers elegant, high-end dairy dining. You will enjoy fine Italian dishes in a lovely European style setting. Tables are covered in white cloth, there is outdoor sidewalk seating (or indoors), and fine attentive service.

Chef Manuel developed his culinary expertise in Rome. You are going to love his superb authentic vegetable and risotto starters, fish and cheese delicacies, and fish or pasta main courses. Everything is outstanding from top to toe. Relax and enjoy one of the best neighborhoods in Tel Aviv as you linger over your dinner, fine desserts and top it off with lemoncello.
Paradiso Sarona Cafe - Sarona, Tel-Aviv/Jaffa 03-5227673
The kosher Paradiso Sarona Cafe stands out among the other Sarona eateries, as it is one of the only restaurants with a kashrut certification. The restaurant is located on the periphery of the Sarona campus, away from the hub-hub of the restaurants in the center of the campus.

Paradiso Sarona Cafe offered a pleasant respite when you visit Sarona. The cafe offers a variety of dairy dishes, from breakfast through pasta meals, pizza and sandwiches. It is perfect for a light snack, a light dairy dinner or a full fish meal. Bring the kids. There is something for everyone.