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canela - CLOSED

Shlomzion 8 | Center Of Town, Jerusalem, Israel
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
17 Mar 2015
“Excellent food and service with mediocre ambience”
15 Mar 2015
“Vey nice indeed”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, Mediterranean
Shlomzion 8 | Center Of Town, Jerusalem, Israel
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11 - 20 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 10 June 2014

This is, in our opinion, the best restaurant for meat in Jerusalem. Subtle, perfectly prepared fois gras and Rossini steak. Amazing place. Great wine selection. Not cheap but well worth the price.

Thank morristNewYorkCity
Reviewed 23 May 2014

We've eaten at some of the best restaurants in Atlanta, New York, LA, Las Vegas, Paris, Hawaii and more. Canela was one the best meals we've ever had!! The staff was attentive and friendly, the service was quick, the bread was delicious, the foie gras...More

1  Thank Russ S
Reviewed 5 February 2014

We visited this restaurant in a side street off Jaffa Street in Jerusalem with relatives requiring kosher food. The menu of the restaurant is quite attractive with a good variation of meat, fish and vegetable dishes, but varying from ´not cheap´ to ´pricy´.. Also the...More

Thank HansCB
Reviewed 13 January 2014

We spent a post barmitzvah dinner here. An excellent choice. Food GREAT service Great. Highly recommend . Now listed as one of the top restaurants in jerusalem

Thank bling69
Reviewed 15 August 2013

I made a dinner reservation at Canela but on this occasion it wasn't necessary. We were the only diners in the restaurant the entire time we were there, which was quite strange as the restaurant next store was full. The waitress said they had been...More

Thank EllisShuman
Reviewed 31 July 2013

It Was one of the promising restaurante in Israel Now it is a simple old restaurant with slow service and ordinary menu Nothing to wish for

1  Thank Baraton1
Reviewed 31 May 2013

After being in Israel for almost two weeks, every meal is an experience. This has really been the best experience. The waitress was amazing, she steered us toward the best food on the menu. We had a taster main course of five meats, wow. It...More

Thank Nathan R
Reviewed 24 May 2013 via mobile

Coming into the restaurant, they pretended to have lost my reservation. Over the phone, no one knows your 19. Even though I saw it on the screen. They eventually seated me and 30 seconds after the menu they aske me if I was ready to...More

Thank pabloB22
Reviewed 5 February 2013

This place does not stand for one's expectations from a upper-scale restaurant. The food is good but far from being outstanding: it was lukewarm and the meat was over-cooked. I found only the roasted potatoes outstandingly good! But you don't go to an expensive restaurant...More

Thank theos10
Reviewed 12 December 2012

I used to love this place but on my last visit my steak and my friend's duck were totally overcooked. The duck with so dry it was barely edible. The fish dish had a bad fishy taste. Some of the starters were good but not...More

1  Thank Debbie K
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  • Address: Shlomzion 8 | Center Of Town, Jerusalem, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
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