An Israeli father and son team, Shlomi and Nativ Dadon, have opened Portugal’s first exclusively kosher restaurant, the Felafel Ball, in the country’s second largest city, Porto, Arutz Sheva reported. Portugal exiled its Jews its 1497. It is presently home to about ten thousand Jews.
Located 2,000 feet from the local Mekor Chaim Shul, which serves the town’s 250 Jews, the pareve eatery will be supervised by a local rov, Rav Doniel Litvak.
Until now, Jews ate at Hotel da Música’s restaurant, which is has a kosher section on one of its floors.