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Jerusalem: Joy

Emek Refa'im 24 , Phone: 1-599530033
www.joy.rest-e.co.il
Closing day: Friday sunset to Saturday sunset

Reviewed by: Amy from MA, review #3858

When: 2011

Lively restaurant serving delicious appetizers and grilled meats.

Directions: On the main street of the German Colony, West Jerusalem

Mezes, photo by Amy Gilman

Joy serves a complete set menu of varying prices and choices. You begin with several little dishes of Moroccan-based vegetable appetizers and salads - deeply flavored eggplant, spicy tomato-pepper relish, hummus, caramelized sweet potato salad along with warm pita for scooping. You are then brought grilled meats with rice, and I especially loved the dish of chickpeas topped with spicy ground lamb. Desserts included a lovely passionfruit gelato.

Moderately priced, wine and beer, and kosher (meat). It's a popular place, so a reservation is your best bet.

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