Download our Kosher Restaurant directory app

Africa Tunisia

Tunis’s Last Kosher Restaurant is Closing

[Image from]
[Image from]
Amid fears of Islamic attacks on last remaining kosher restaurant in the suburbs of Tunis, Tunisia, Mamie Lily (or Mamy Lily), is closing its doors.

TripAdvisor reviews for this restaurant ranked it as the #1 of 16 restaurants in the seaside town of La Goulette, outside of Tunis.

The restaurant’s owner, Jacob LaLoush, claimed that he will attempt to reopen another kosher restaurant that will be by invite only for security concerns, according to his interview with NPR.

About the author

Dani Klein

Dani Klein founded YeahThatsKosher in 2008 as a global kosher restaurant & travel resource for the Jewish community.

He is passionate about traveling the world, good kosher food / restaurants, social media & the web, technology, hiking, strategy games, and spending time with his friends & family.