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The Colony

7th beit lehem road, Jerusalem (0)26729955, Israel
026729955
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Ranked #51 of 461 restaurants in Jerusalem
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Italian, Bar
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: attention - this is not the american colony hotel restaurant! a different place.
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: attention - this is not the american colony hotel restaurant! a different place.
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79% Recommend
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Jerusalem, Israel
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014 NEW

As someone who eat most of the time outside, I found the Colony as one of perfect places here around for me. I really like the staff, nice kids with manners and knowledge, I find the food very good (but not a gourmet) and if from some reason the made a mistake they know to apologize and fix it immidetly.... More

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Mevaseret Zion, Israel
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

very good one. me and my family eat there almost every week and enjoy from variety of food wine and more.

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New York City, New York
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

A group of us (eight in total) went to this restaurant after reading the excellent tripadvisor reviews. We were initially impressed by the beautiful decor. What a letdown! The pasta was basically carbs swimming in butter (no discernible difference between the ravioli and the tortellini) and the fish was entirely too salty. The staff was friendly but if you are... More

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Jerusalem, Israel
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

This place used to be one of our favorite restaurants for Friday dinner. We have eaten in COLONY many times and almost every time we enjoyed ourselves. The unpleasant experience began with our seating (6 persons) in a crowded table designed for 4, when we asked for a larger table we were told that the place is full. The food... More

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Montreal, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014 via mobile

Great location with amazing free parking. Standard menu but very tasty. Large well run They do their best to make your experience but short of 5stars Will return often.

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Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Hi there, we heard about the restaurant from local friends. they said it's allways nice and tasty. well.... it was a great recommendation. food was good with many options to choose. even nice plate of cheeses with a glass of wine. the music, the staff, everything was just right. Had a great time. a place to eat , drink and... More

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Jerusalem District, Israel
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I had a great time in the colony. Great food and amazing service. The food came fast and looked great and tasted even better. Great place for a couple to sit down and have a nice dinner, especialy at the bar

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München
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Parking no Problem. Reservation is recommended. Ceasar Salad, Hamburger, European Style Drinks like Aperol Spritz. Good to take a drink within a nearly alcohol free country! I enjoyed it.

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Mevaseret Zion, Israel
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

we visited at the Colony last Saturday, lunch time. The place was full but the service was still good. Our son got the kids meal: tomatoes pasta, orange juice and small cup of ice cream - somthing that made him so happy. in general it was tasty and very pleasant.

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Swieradow Zdroj, Poland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Thursday night at the COLONY was such a great night.... We came around nine and start with dinner and wine. Beef Carpacio was tastayyy with the bread they served, then we took pasta + stuffed chicken breast. It was all Very Good ! we enjoyed from the service and the jazz music. nothing else to ask. really one of the... More

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