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12 Shmu'el ha-Nagid, Jerusalem, Israel
+972 2-622-2283
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“polenta” (27 reviews)
“tuna sashimi” (5 reviews)
“hanger steak” (5 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Israeli, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
12 Shmu'el ha-Nagid, Jerusalem, Israel
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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is located inside the fine Art academy from Israel. The menu is very gourmet and the dishes very well presented. We had the 2 specials of the day, both really good specially the ceviche. I would recommend to reserve and ask for a...More

Thank THRP
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Visited the restaurant with a group of 16 and were seated outside on a lovely patio. Food is excellent. Service is conscientious. We all enjoyed the experience.

Thank Italian_Wannabe_18
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Inside the first Arts Academy of Israel built at thr beginning of the 20th Century , good food, non Cocher, Italian-Mediterranean style, nice environment, also young public, necessity to reserve on Thursday evening, a little loud. I was there as a tour guide several times...More

Thank Judithneisse
Reviewed 26 May 2017

We arrived in Jerusalem in the evening and were looking for a restaurant near our hotel on Ben Yehuda. We saw a TA review of Mona before we left the US and thought we would give it a try. Our hotel called ahead and they...More

Thank Russell R
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

A combination that always win. The restaurant sit in an old house surrounded by beautiful garden. We came for dinner, 2 couples. We had 8 different dishes, all where very tasty. The steak abd fish were excellent. The wine selection is very good. Service was...More

Thank astalava
Reviewed 26 May 2017

This charming restaurant has lovely gardens to eat in, and the interior is welcoming and charming. The food is very good. I started with a tuna sashimi which was tasty - the best part was the sauce it was in, which was delicious with the...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We went to Mona during an 11 day trip to Israel. While all of the food we had on the trip was excellent, this was the best meal we had. The food was fresh, tasty and beautifully prepared. Our waiter, Ben, was both a great...More

1  Thank Susan N
Reviewed 23 May 2017

In first glance the Menu of this restaurant doesn't look very reach but it is sufficient to satisfy both meet and fish lovers. There is also decent wine menu. The quality is real good and tasty. Very pleasant atmosphere and one of the best services...More

Thank TraTDraHuKa
Reviewed 9 May 2017

A good restaurant in an interesting setting. The food is excellent and the wine is well-priced. Perhaps it was the particular night that we dined here, but the noise from the other diners and the music was so loud that we could barely hold a...More

Thank Jeremy K
Reviewed 30 April 2017

We went to Mona following a recommendation and were extremely disappointed. The first courses were quite interesting and tasty but very, very, small!!! All of the main courses we ordered (5) were disappointing. The portions were small and not particularly good. Two of us ordered...More

2  Thank orah2016
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The restaurant is not kosher
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 16:30
18:00 - 00:00
12:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Shmu'el ha-Nagid, Jerusalem, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem>  > Nachla'ot
  • Neighbourhood: Nachla'ot
  • Phone Number: +972 2-622-2283
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