Heart of Jerusalem Cafe in Historic Manitou Springs authentic Middle Eastern cuisine has been locally owned and operated since 2007. Try our award winning hummus or falafel seasoned with imported spices, hand cut kabob meats, or homemade and hand dipped ice cream. We have something for everyone with our gluten-free and vegetarian options. We even feature a children’s menu with favorites such as chicken nuggets, hamburgers, cheeseburgers, and quesadillas.
Need a refresher? Our sage tea, lattes, Turkish coffee, and smoothies are sure to do the trick. For five years in a row, the Heart of Jerusalem Cafe has been voted number one for Middle Eastern cuisine by the Colorado Springs Gazette and Independent. From the moment you walk through our door, you will be transported overseas. From our music and decor to our rich aromas and tastes, the Heart of Jerusalem will take you to another continent.
Visit our second location in Colorado Springs at 4587 Austin Bluffs Parkway. Heart of Jerusalem Cafe all began with the Abukhdeir family. After they moved to Colorado Springs in 1998 from California, they had to travel to Denver to eat real Middle Eastern food. It has since been their dream to own a fast, friendly, affordable, and delicious Middle Eastern restaurant. Their dream came true with the Heart of Jerusalem.