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9 Heleni HaMalka, Jerusalem, Israel
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Seating

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Very good

Very tasty and good food. Authentic German sausages, sauerkraut, etc.-all the works. Very home style restaurant and service is personal and friendly. A bit expensive but worth it.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2013
AMJ92
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New York City, New York
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Haifa, Israel
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

We came to have a lunch and got an old and not tasty meal,the floor and WC were dirty,and finally we had to paid a lot and were hungry...

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1 Thank z0t0v
New York City, New York
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139 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

Very tasty and good food. Authentic German sausages, sauerkraut, etc.-all the works. Very home style restaurant and service is personal and friendly. A bit expensive but worth it.

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Thank AMJ92
Near Jerusalem
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24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2012

This is a small, family-run restaurant with very good sausages, potatoe salad and other typical German dishes.

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1 Thank מיכאל ג
Jerusalem, Israel
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90 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2012

you would think they were selling gold, but it is only gilded

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Thank Mikeinmotio
Berlin, Germany
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2012

Although not a deli the style I am used to as in Amsterdam or any European city This gem is a wonderful find in Jerusalem. Family (7th generation since 1795), personal touch and a warm welcome and service are elements I appreciate. Also the best sauerkraut or choucroute ever tasted. And I tasted several styles in Switzerland, the US and... More 

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1 Thank FRHR80
Israel
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78 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2012

Meats prepared with care and flair and much better than you will find elsewhere

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Thank IsraelTravelers
Hadera, Israel
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170 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2012

All kosher sausages and pates along with traditional smoked meats and fish make this a great stop before a picnic. Don't expect to find a New York style deli with mile high corned beef sandwiches on rye, but what you get you will thoroughly enjoy

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Thank chaiminded
Israel
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61 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2011

It was rumored to be the best deli restaurant. Sorry I didn't find it so. The food was both expensive and not to the quality that I have experienced in other cities. Simply forgetfull.

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1 Thank elib_travels
Los Angeles, California
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2011

So, we went here on a recommendation from an Israeli friend. The food was absolutely phenomenal. You must, I repeat, you must have the Hungarian soup. I was worn between two sandwiches, so the manager decided to combine them into one sandwich for me, which was excellent. Unlike most Israeli restaurants, this restaurant will finagle the menu to your liking.... More 

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Thank Devra S
Jerusalem, Israel
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25 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2011

Very expensive, was offered a special but charged regular price, no one to talk once they ring your bill, a dog is present at all times very unpleasant. Food is superb no doubt and also unlike other restaurants they add a tax at the end, in Israel the prices quoted includes tax unless noted, in their menu it not noted,... More 

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1 Thank Mercokosher

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9 Heleni HaMalka, Jerusalem, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: German, Swiss, European
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?