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Archibald C. Harte Restaurant

26 King David St, Jerusalem, Israel
+972 2-569-2687
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good28%
  • Average24%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible16%
3 weeks ago
“Terrible food in a beautiful Place..”
12 Apr 2017
“This Restaurant Is Seriously Under Rated On TA! ”
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$$ - $$$
26 King David St, Jerusalem, Israel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food is really terrible. Every Review saying something else, had must had a different cook. The fish frozen, Tomato sauce uncooked from canned tomatoes....

Thank Bilhan D
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Located across the street from the King David Hotel inside a beautiful and historic building. The restaurant has an out door patio. The menu is diverse, with local choices like meat filled pita and houmus. There was also stuffed zuchinni and roasted eggplant with tahina....More

1  Thank Eilat_is_Home
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We were skeptical about dining here however it was Shabbat and we had very few choices. I noticed most of the bad reviews were from 2015 and hoped they had a new management. We were incredibly surprised! Other than the criticism of it being A...More

1  Thank Gregory S
Reviewed 13 September 2016

YMCA restaurant is a nice place to seat at, having unique atmosphere by the building and the architecture. The dishes were good, large and tasty. service was bit slowly since it was a very busy evening (before a concert in YMCA hall) but fine after...More

Thank Ofer230
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

I spent an afternoon here, catching up on work (free WiFi - great!) The food menu was very tempting - I could easily have ordered everything on it - the food ranged from simple, hearty dishes, to more gourmet. I really would recommend it here,...More

1  Thank stueey
Reviewed 10 May 2016

We stayed in the hotel and had lunch once in the Archibald. Medium food, less than reasonable service. Prices are not cheap. The best thing is the space and the arches.

Reviewed 19 October 2015

We arrived late in the evening and were able to get in just before the doors closed at 2200. We were only interested in some tea and snacks. The tea was delicious and the baklava was very sweet and tasty. When we went for breakfast,...More

1  Thank Bonebaker G
Reviewed 18 October 2015

Having eaten at the YMCA restaurant many times in the past and having good memories of a restaurant with atmosphere and good food, we decided to eat there again. What a disappointment. The restaurant is under new management. The staff although friendly were very unattentive...More

1  Thank rosebt
Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

Set at the YMCA in Jerusalem, this restaurant is worth a visit. It is a bit on the pricy side and the service is reasonable. Tip: catch the elevator to the top of the YMCA tower after your meal... The views are amazing

1  Thank larkanw
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

Seventh trip back to Jerusalem and second staying at three arches which is in a great location just across from the king david at a fraction of the cost. Rooms are basic but clean. Breakfast is nice and you can sit in the beautiful courtyard...More

Thank Linda3057
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 King David St, Jerusalem, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 2-569-2687
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