Enjoy the hustle and bustle of an authentic Middle Eastern market where local vendors sell the finest delicacies to resident Jerusalemites and tourists alike. The culture of the shuk forms a major part of Jerusalem life where people come to buy the freshest and finest produce from around the country. There are also several restaurants with some of the tastiest food in the city at very reasonable prices. If you still have room after you’ve finished your Shuk Bite card they are well worth a visit.
The Machane Yehuda Shuk Bites ticket allows you to sample the best of all the culinary delights on offer. Let your senses guide you, smelling the freshly brewed coffee and freshly ground spices. Make your way around the market at your own pace, independently and with your punch card, seeing, smelling, and most importantly tasting the delicacies from some of the most famous vendors in the shuk. With such local delicacies including: Halva, bourekas, homemade pickled and vegetables, Israeli olives and olive oil, freshly squeezed juices and fresh Jerusalem breads this is the best possible way to enjoy the culinary highlights of the shuk. The Shuk Bike card great way to sample the best the Shuk has to offer, we guarantee you won't go home hungry
Tastings Included with the card:
1.A Taste of Georgian or Jerusalem Baked Goods
Imaruly - savory pastry stuffed with cheese or spinach or A taste of Sabih or fried hummus Sambusak
2.A Taste of Kubbeh Soup or Stuffed Vegetables
Moroccan cigar, kubbeh and stuffed grape leaf or red Kubbeh soup
3.Meat Patty a la Plancha or A Taste of Hummus
Freshly made Angus meat patty or A Hummus plate with pita bread
4.A Taste of Health Drink
Cup of fresh health juice
5.A taste of chili con carne or Dim Sum
Chili con carne of the market's hotest spots or A choice of three dim sum from the Asian corner at the Middle Eastern market
6.A Taste of Fresh Coffee or Artisan Ice cream
Cappuccino / espresso / mint tea or A scoop of Ice cream
Ticket pickup is at the Machane Yehuda market. After purchasing your tickets, you will be redirected to a web page which contains the pickup point details, as well as the shops and the stands for redeeming your tastings.
We recommend using the Shuk Bites ticket from 9:00 until 17:00 on weekdays, and 8:30 until 15:00 on Fridays.Closed on Saturdays!
1. The tasting details and the locations of some of the shops are subject to change, according to the current situation at the market, and the daily inventory. Our advice is to print out the guidelines form, which you will receive to your email inbox when you purchase the ticket, and read our recommendations.
2. Some of the tastings may contain gluten, nuts, sesame, different spices and other food products that should not be eaten by those who are allergic to these products. If you have a doubt that there is a certain food that you are allergic to in one of the tastings, we recommend that you do not purchase the ticket.
3. Please note: Each Shuk Bites ticket is to be used by one person only.
4. The Shuk Bites card is valid for a period of 6 months from the day of purchase.