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Lavan Restaurant

11th Hebron Road | Inside the Cinematheque, Jerusalem 9354606, Israel
+972 2-673-7393
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (19 reviews)
“antipasti” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Middle Eastern, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
11th Hebron Road | Inside the Cinematheque, Jerusalem 9354606, Israel
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1 - 10 of 237 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

In case you get tired of the noisy and busy streets of Jerusalem you can go to enjoy a magnificent view of the old city and good food at Lavan restaurant that is located at the Cinematique. Really nice dinner place. Did you know that...More

Thank margetaks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived for dinner with a large group of friends. Arrangements had been made in advance,so the staff was prepared for us. The food was very good, but the service was wonderful. Every server that approached our table had a smile and ready to do...More

Thank calota
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lavan is located in the Jerusalem Cinemateque. is a dairy restaurant offering pastas, salads, sandwiches and fish meals. The atmosphere is pleasant. You can eat in the main space or on the balcony which offers a great view of the Old City walls.

Thank Razzmataz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I brought my niece and we had a terrific time. It was a huge splurge but everything we tasted was so good it had us humming. The waiters were great too.

1  Thank RabbiRosalind
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

During the recent JFF we went to this well run restaurant regularly at different times of the day.It was always packed with Film lovers as they seem to look different and eat differently than regular Jerusalemites. Not Kosher as it is open Saturdays,the menu accommodates...More

1  Thank Lenny W
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Located at the Cinematique it offers a lovely view with its proximity to the Old City. We had pizza and ravioli and they were delicious. A unique soup to start really hit the spot. Good value!

Thank mbres911
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Great pastas, good basic pizza, and a nice choice of wines. we came with a big group of ppl, and still the food came out rapidly and delicious. The view is one of it's kind..

Thank hazardom82
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Came here on a Saturday for lunch. To start with, this in itself is one big point in favor of this restaurant: it is one of the few places you could have lunch in Jerusalem on Saturday! Other than that, the place is spacious and...More

Thank EW1967
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

The food was good, the cup of local wine was good, the desert was excellent, the waiter was polite & knowlegeable, the view was fantastic, the price was not cheap. We started with a glass of the local Galil Sira wine (very good), the soup...More

Thank Tzvi K
Reviewed 18 June 2017

I know this restourant for years and comw every time I'm in the city, never fails. a very cute waitress served me rissoto and a decent dish of special ice cream.. yummi..

Thank tool8899
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Tammy N
13 April 2016|
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Response from Baget | Reviewed this property |
if you have a car, it is not that far (~5min drive) but on foot it can take 30-40min walk...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 100
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11th Hebron Road | Inside the Cinematheque, Jerusalem 9354606, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 2-673-7393
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