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George Kouz Store

Christian Quarter 28 Old City, Jerusalem 91141, Israel
+972 2-628-3683
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Wonderful Experience - honest, kind, and helpful

We (husband, sis, and brother-in-law) just returned from 10 days in Israel. We traveled all over... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Karen R
Don't Miss it!!!!

Many shopkeepers in Jerusalem sell olive wood and jewelry but not like you'll find at George's... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Joe R
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Christian Quarter 28 Old City, Jerusalem 91141, Israel
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+972 2-628-3683
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"olive wood"
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"shopping experience"
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"beautiful jewelry"
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"visit george"
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"gifts"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We (husband, sis, and brother-in-law) just returned from 10 days in Israel. We traveled all over the country and were taken to several "gift shops" by our tour guide. Each of the places our tour guide took us were "shark tanks." The "shark tanks" were...More

Thank Karen R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Many shopkeepers in Jerusalem sell olive wood and jewelry but not like you'll find at George's!! You will not find higher quality at a better price. George has just about everything you could think of in hand-carved olive wood from Bethlehem including stunning nativity scenes....More

Thank Joe R
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

I went all over Jerusalem looking for an olive wood covered Catholic Bible and was not able to find one anywhere. There were plenty of beautiful olive wood covered bibles everywhere but they were all St. James version. I wanted a Good News Catholic Bible...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

This is the place to get quality jewelry and olive wood items! I’ve been to Israel 11 times and haven’t found a better more honest and friendly shop owner. The best shop when it comes to quality items and fair price. George will even go...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018

I was attracted to the items in this store as it was the only store that displayed the pricing for the items. The owner, George was a very friendly and patient person who explains the products and quality If you buy more like in our...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2018

I went to George Kouz's shop because of all the reviews and it was the right decision! George was hospitable (he sent out for tea and coffee for us while we shopped!), he was honest and his prices were fair. He took the time to...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

We were in Jerusalem in November for only a few days but George Kouz was kind enough one evening to keep his store open for us to buy Christmas gifts to bring Home to our families. George is a honest, professional & Christian store owner...More

Thank Cheryl G
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georgekouz, Owner at George Kouz Store, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

I really appreciate your review , and thanks a lot for your trust ! I will always keep doing my best to please my customers ! Hopefully will see you soon in the holy lands !

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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

George’s store is the best he has beautiful jewelry and much other things. He would give you a great price and the best is the customer service!! Definitely go by his shop and you would get beautiful gifts!

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georgekouz, Owner at George Kouz Store, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you dear for your recommendations,I truely appreciate your words ! I will always work hard to satisfy you and my customers too ! See you soon again in Jerusalem !

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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

George’s shop was closed when we arrived. I stopped by the store next door which happens to be his uncle’s and asked whether or not George would be open today. He asked if I wanted to call and talk to George, so I said yes....More

Thank Stacey D
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georgekouz, Owner at George Kouz Store, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

I am glad that you and other customers find my shop peaceful , I will keep doing this ! And thanks for your review and the sweet words you wrote about me and my store ! Will be great to see you and your friends...More

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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

I am a I am a frequent visitor to Jerusalem, with many visits over the last year’s and two years living here full-time. I have been to every part of the old city and shopped in the traditional way - with endless bargaining and arguing....More

Thank Doug B
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travelingmom9102018
4 March 2018|
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Response from georgekouz | Property representative |
Yes I do ship to all over the world ! See you soon
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MarkTampaBay
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Response from georgekouz | Property representative |
Mark, Thank you for asking. I am located in the Old City of Jerusalem. When you enter Jaffa Gate go straight and you will go down David Street. You will take the first left onto Christian Quarter Street. The address... More
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