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Jenina
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10, avenue Franklin Roosevelt, Algiers, Algeria
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10, avenue Franklin Roosevelt, Algiers, Algeria
(0) 21614026
Monday
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Hours:
Sat - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night
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Tasty food. Overpriced.
4 of 5 starsReviewed November 8, 2014
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Kevin G

Some very tasty dishes on the menu here. Even the little cover-appetisers are a treat. But the prices are too high and some of the male waiters are a bit forward and rather amateurish.

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Visitor rating
  • 20
    Excellent
  • 36
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Some very tasty dishes on the menu here. Even the little cover-appetisers are a treat. But the prices are too high and some of the male waiters are a bit forward and rather amateurish.

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Dubai, UAE
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137 reviews 137 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

I had a wonderful dinner at Jenina. When you first walk in, you're immediately transported from the busy, noisy street outside to a calm and exclusive setting within the restaurant. The food is great, and I really enjoyed my meal here - a definite first-choice for any future visits to Algiers.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I recently visited Algiers and was lucky to have been invited to this restaurant. I subsequently returned one more time. The Décor is definitely Arabic style and wonderfully decorated. Impeccably clean, the lady owner is a professional, non obtrusive and very attentive to her clients needs. The waiters are attentive and know what they are doing. The food, especially the... More

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Turin, Italy
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47 reviews 47 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

I was wowed by the deco, algerian-andalousian style! The soup is just wonderful, the best soup I have ever eaten ! The Chakhchoukha as well was very very delicious ! If you are in Algiers you cannot miss Jenina. In addition, the location is really very good, in the heart of Algiers, near two museums (Bardo and Islamic museum), near... More

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Algiers, Algeria
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123 reviews 123 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

prices are not too bad (say 2000 for a main course) and the soups are good (as per previous reviews) but once you stray into fish territory it gets steep - one John Dory came to 9000 DZD. Wines ok, they have Koutoubia and Blanc d'Aboukir although the waiters (civilised decent starch-shirted chaps) did try to foist the Cuvee du... More

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

If you are visiting Algiers, you cannot miss Jenina! The interior is beautiful, in traditional Arabic style, nicely renovated - I had impression to be in the palace of One Thousand and One Nights. It is worth to go to this restaurant at least to spend time in such a nice entourage. Service was impeccable - quick, professional and friendly.... More

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Algiers, Algeria
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

I know the place very well about a dozen visits over the past 10 years and I can say the place can be spectacular but also just average sometimes. If you are looking for traditional Algerian food in a nice setting, this is the place to go! Try the traditional tomato soup Chorba with bourek, a sort of fried dumpling... More

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Cairo, Egypt
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172 reviews 172 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

It is quite rare walking into a restaurant that you instantly know you are up for a great meal. Jenina gives you that exact feeling. Several Algerian friends suggested Jenina for a good hearty traditional Algerian meal and recommended that I book given that its a place favored by expats and diplomats and get quite busy at night. On ringing... More

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Tunis, Tunisia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

Food very algerian, done well. Wine list was good. Food was yummy. Shame about the smoking all around the place. Service a bit slow and not efficient, but they did try.

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Beirut, Lebanon
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179 reviews 179 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

Went there 2 years ago, and took some business partners last time, really dissappointed, it seems that the prices got higher, and the quality went down, it is a shame since the first time I loved it, they should make more efforts,

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Additional Information about Jenina

Address: 10, avenue Franklin Roosevelt, Algiers, Algeria
Phone Number: (0) 21614026
Location: Africa  >  Algeria  >  Algiers Province  >  Algiers
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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