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) #23 of 618 Restaurants in Jerusalem $$ - $$$ Mediterranean, ,
Derech Ruppin 11 | Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas” (9 reviews)
“tartlet” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Israeli, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Kosher, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Derech Ruppin 11 | Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
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1 - 10 of 171 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Our expectation of a restaurant in a museum were quite low. But the menu looke intruiging. We got the kids schintzel and a regular one, chicken in kadaif and herbs and sofrito which is Jerusalem stew with artichke and chestnut. The chicken was very goof...More

Thank gil100
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stopped for lunch after a tour at the museum. Our child eats only Gluten free. The manager was super nice, made sure the dish was suitable and tasty. Highly recommend.

Thank amaor2004
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed the tapas, interesting menu and friendly service. The waiters were very helpful and friendly. Worth a visit

Thank Dov G
Reviewed 1 week ago

You don't expect a great food from a restautant in a museum, but that what you get in the Modern. It's definitely a very good chef restaurant with a touch of someone with love to his creation

Thank zoharhm
Reviewed 1 week ago

You may not ignore the idea that you are getting inside one of the most important museum in the world. The food is very tasty ,the service is perfect & you may choose a good business lunch .

Thank mottibi
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was great!! and the staff very attentive; so much so that when I went to pay the bill I realized that my wallet was no where to be found in my bag, but yet I had paid my entry fee to into the...More

Thank anastasiaa1562017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to pop by for lunch as we were visiting Israel Museum and discovered one of the best dishes we had in Israel. For mains, we had the Sofrito beef, steak and braised beef - All were done perfectly and presented beautifully. The Amberjack...More

Thank Cherie H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here before going to The museum, and had a nice meal. The waiter was very polite and the service was good in general. We recommend it.

Thank sveindah
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

unexpected pleasure to find such great food and atmosphere in a public venue. located at the world class israel museum, the menu at modern has a wide variety of healthy and appetizing choices. phenomenal service supplied by amit.

Thank Rick B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We happened upon the Modern when visiting the Israel Museum on our last day in Jerusalem. It was a wonderful surprise. Why? The menu has modern takes on classic Israeli dishes, but not so modern to take away their essence. The playing is quite artistic,...More

Thank Borchersl
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Questions & Answers
22 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from avital g | Property representative |
Yes. We have Jerusalem kosher certificate
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22 July 2016|
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Response from ekaterina19802015 | Reviewed this property |
What do you need?
David H
20 July 2015|
Response from avital g | Property representative |
We have kashrut Jerusalem
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 55
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Derech Ruppin 11 | Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: 02-648-0862
  • E-mail
one of 10 best restaurant in jerusalem -2015-2016. Cuisine offers a contemporary, creative and a personal statement. The restaurant's design, its location in the Israel Museum, the Cross Valley scenery and views of the Knesset, Jerusalem ambience unique. MODERN dishes based on old Jerusalem cuisine that evolved outside the walls. Warm flavors of longing for distant lands. Chef episode and reassembled the recipes and created a modern kitchen with local flavors. Great ingredients, according to the season. Menu Business Lunch - noon Sunday-Thursday, MODERN offers business meals include appetizer and main course, the price of the first tranche. Him, and allow special buy wine. Average age - 30 at the wine - beef carpaccio, green pepper grinding Jerusalem market, lamb kebab bulgur salad. Children - like schnitzel and pasta in a tomato. But will try the great food. Drink Home - a wide variety of wine, a collection of special wines and wineries of rare, depending on the preference of the audience and the prices vary. Beer, champagne and alcohol. Happy hour - soon refreshed - MODERN restaurant menus change, renewable and refreshed frequently depending on the season and what's available in the market. In addition, ask about special today. The varied menu, extensive selection of wines, the service attentive, courteous and professional, are a recipe unique character of MODERN. Scroll up Scroll down
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