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Dolphin Yam

9 Shimon Ben Shetach str., Jerusalem, Israel
+972 2-623-2272
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (67 reviews)
“bread” (48 reviews)
“fresh fish” (18 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 Shimon Ben Shetach str., Jerusalem, Israel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Salats wasn’t fresh and the bear had awful taste, wouldn’t recommend this place ever to anyone. From all the places in Jerusalem this one won’t be a smart choice.

Thank Martin Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with high expectations. We ordered fish soup and got seafood soup which was nothing to rave about. Plain broth with a few veggies and minimal seafood. The seafood platter was bleh. Nothing crazy for the amount we paid we were better off going...More

Thank Marisa M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Set there today. One rude waiter is talking so loud you can't hear yourself eat. Than he plays with kids in the restaurant, sings and make unacceptable noise with dishes, plates, glasses etc. Recommend you to ask if the long hair guy is on duty...More

1  Thank Ishimpot
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best restorant in Jerusalem. All was very fresh, excellent fish seafood and meat dishes, all that we ordered was really good. But the best was the service, specially very kids friendly weiter - @Ran, that made our visit with kids in the...More

1  Thank Diana G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The freshest fish, great warm and friendly service makes this restaurant a must to try. I had the soft shell crab which was done to perfection while our friends said their fish was fabulous as well. Definitely a destination restaurant

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good seafood restaurant! My husband and I celebrated our anniversary. The food, the wine and the service were great! I enjoyed a lot!

Thank Tania G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a lovely dinner. The grilled calamari was excellent. The appetizers and mix of Israeli dishes were quite nice

Thank Larry E
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

My wife, 8 year old son and I enjoyed a delicious, early (7:00 PM) dinner outside on a Saturday evening at Dolphin Yam. I started my meal with the fish soup which was really good. My wife has the Israeli salad which we also both...More

1  Thank Humarock_Seth
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Four of us had a great evening. The wait team was welcoming, responsive, prompt and friendly. (Ran was especially helpful in guiding our choices of wine, entrees and dessert.) A lively environment - crowded with happy diners. The evening special - an enormous grilled lavraki...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

I made a reservation for 14 people and was surprised at how smoothly the dinner went. We had asked to sit inside, however the room was uncomfortably hot and we asked if we could be seated outside. They couldn’t have been nicer about it and...More

Thank Ronnie P
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Athena B
29 October 2017|
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Response from Ranny Y | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Yonatan C | Property representative |
Dear Sir / Madam. On our website you Can not a reservation only in hebrew. I booked your reservation and it is confirmed. Thank you. Yonatan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 60
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Shimon Ben Shetach str., Jerusalem, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 2-623-2272
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