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Jerusalem, Israel
+972 2-627-1738
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible20%
2 weeks ago
“Over priced and poor food”
4 weeks ago
“Basic restaurant - food had little taste”
Restaurant Hours
Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Jerusalem, Israel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is closest to The Kotel so it is easy to get to, but don't waste your time or money.The food was not very good and it was very expensive for what we got. The falafel was dry, the onion soup tasted like powder...More

Thank Roslyn B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Hummus had little taste to it and could have just come out of a packet. They went nest door for my ice cream. We found the food basic and I would avoid it. Staff were friendly.

Thank Lawrence P
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

I really recommend to avoid this place. The kebab they served hasn't got any taste. No taste at all. And it is very expensive.

Thank Alicja A
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Hostile unfriendly manner greeted us. Food worse then disgusting! Overcooked dry leathery chicken. Old chips and greasy salad. Short grey hairs in the salad. When we complained we were verbally abused and intimidated by the 'manager' who chased us up the alleyway shouting abuse in...More

Thank papsLondon
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Took 5 clients to this restaurant. Soup portion was so small you could have probably 5 spoonfuls of it. Client said it was very watery. Cost was crazy at 15 shekels. Mediocre felafel, tehina, hummus. Worst part was the waiter putting in the orders on...More

1  Thank hufsha
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We had lunch as fixed group menu so everybody ate falafel/pita/hummus. It was not he best falafel but edible. The service was kind and friendly. The hummus was delicious.

Thank tuna13
Reviewed 23 September 2016

We popped in here to eat before heading off on our tour of the tunnels. The food was of a very high quality (we only wanted something sandwich style), but I think I can honestly say it was the best filled pitta I have ever...More

1  Thank Martin Anne S
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

In short: we could forgive the lack of quantity if we had quality. It's a pity to serve middle eastern food that is so tasteless. Very bad value for price experience.

1  Thank ariel k
Reviewed 24 April 2016

Our small group were delighted with the huge selection of salad and vegetable plates plus pita bread, felafel, humus, tahini and nameless other dishes with stuff to be scooped up with bread! It's a cellar and has decent toilets!

Thank CarolynScout
Reviewed 13 November 2015

I visited this restaurant twice, the first time for lunch with a group I was travelling with, the second as I was wandering the streets alone a week later. Both experiences were good. The food was good, plenty of it and very good service. A...More

Thank RetirementIsLife
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Restaurant Details

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USD 5 - USD 10
Restaurant features
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jerusalem, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem>  > Muslim Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: Muslim Quarter
  • Phone Number: +972 2-627-1738
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