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olive and fish

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$$ - $$$
Mediterranean, Grill, Contemporary, Israeli, Kosher, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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2 Ze'ev Jabotinski | Talbiyeh, Jerusalem, Israel
+972 5665020
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 12:00 - 23:00
Sat 18:30 - 23:30
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UK/Canada
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155 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We went as it was close to our hotel. The food and service was so good, we went back a second time. The fish was excellent as was the chicken schnitzel. Very good but overpriced wine.

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Thank DavePatti
Lewisburg, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Loved everything about this restaurant in Jerusalem. Ambience, food and the service--five stars all around! We were a large group (approximately 50) and the staff were excellent. The tables were consistently refreshed with food and drink. The food--must be experienced!

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Thank slcinKY
New York City
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23 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had the business lunch twice during our stay. It is a great valueand it is available until 5:00 PM It includes delicious bread and olives, choice of an appetizer and a main course with side dish. I had the Moussaka , my friends had chicken schnitzel and grilled chicken. Everyone was pleased with their choices. The mushroom appetizer was... More 

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Thank navahNewYorkCity
Boston, Massachusetts
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51 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Olives and Fish, a kosher restaurant serves the most delicious food in a casual yet sophisticated setting. We went twice during our time in Jerusalem. The kebabs are fantastic, the St. Peter's fish delicious. Their salads are gigantic and wonderful. The bread, crispy and fresh with a lingering somewhat spicy flavor. Soup was warm and comforting on a rainy evening.... More 

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Thank RenaM65
Boston, Massachusetts
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20 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I love the Yemenite soup and the business lunch. I especially like the chicken dishes and meat dishes I ate the schnitzel one day and had a steak another day. Both excellent

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Thank cheryl815
Jerusalem
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife, mother in law and I went to Olive and Fish for our Purim seudah. The service was good and the food portions were large and tasty. I ordered the Yemenite meat soup for a first course--delicious, with a delicious, large and well prepared entrecote steak and mixed salad for my main course. The staff was kind enough to... More 

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Thank HJBJerusalem
Hawley, Pennsylvania
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75 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here because it was included in our tour. Our options were limited, I had the St. Peter's fish which was mild and tasty. The appetizers were all good, and so was the dessert. Service was okay-we were part of a group.

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Thank Jamie B
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate in this restaurant twice because our hotel was nearby and we loved the food. The fish was excellent and to be recommended: the St Peter fish on roast vegetables was particularly well done. On the second trip we tried the steaks, and they were really well prepared as well. The serving size is large, rather like American serving... More 

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Thank Mark R
Maastricht, The Netherlands
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food and atmosphere. The fish was excellent and the portions were more than sufficient. Would recommend as a nice dinner spot and close to many hotels for tourist.

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Thank A P
Vienna, Austria
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We reached this restaurant by chance and had a great meal. It was relatively close to our hotel ( walking distance ) and the food was really good. The chocolate fondant is not to be missed!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 36
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Grill, Contemporary, Israeli, Kosher, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
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
Saturday
18:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Ze'ev Jabotinski | Talbiyeh, Jerusalem, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 5665020

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?