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1890 E Evans Ave, Denver, CO 80210-4604
3037778828
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10:00 am - 4:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 4:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast, Dessert, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Takeout
Description: Since 1978, Jerusalem Restaurant has created an environment where good...
Since 1978, Jerusalem Restaurant has created an environment where good food is enjoyed in good company. Indulge in sensational desserts prepared by our kitchen. Or enjoy mouth watering Lamb Shanks that literally falls off the bone. At Jerusalem Restaurant we pride ourselves on offering our guests genuine hospitality with a casual environment that's perfect for any occasion. It's a "home away from home" for those that are familiar with Falafel and Gyros. We look forward to serving you again and again and we thank our "regulars" from the bottom of our hearts! Without you all, we would be nothing.
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    Very good
  • 11
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Very Good

Jerusalem has always met up to its expectations. The serve generous portions, and the humus is excellent. Depending when you go, it seems like they are busy but they do a great job taking care of all customers, if your taking out or dining in.

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 4, 2014
Manuel G
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
  • Dining on a budget
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English first
Castle Rock, Colorado
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I am not in this area often, but when I am, I make a point to get food at Jerusalems. Their beef and chicken Shawarma plates are to die for. The combo of meat, rice, hummus and siracha cannot be beat!

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Denver, Colorado
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

This place has been around a long time Great food :)Try the Lamb Shank Best anywhere :) Owners and staff are super nice We visit frequently :)

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Pleasant Grove, Utah
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

This place was SMALL, but the food was excellent and came very quickly. Don't be fooled by the size. EAT HERE!

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Upon arriving in Denver during the season's first snow storm, I was famished! My friend asked how hungry I was........starving but for flavorful savory food! The Jerusalem Restaurant was the perfect choice! A small sit down area (and outside patio) was decorated in a fun yet tasteful casual decor. Family owned and operated, the staff was extremely welcoming and expedient!... More 

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Jerusalem has always met up to its expectations. The serve generous portions, and the humus is excellent. Depending when you go, it seems like they are busy but they do a great job taking care of all customers, if your taking out or dining in.

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Granbury, Texas
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We ordered food for pickup. The food was very good and the sizes were generous. I did have to wait 15 minutes on top of the originally quoted 20 minutes.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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100 reviews 100 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We were a group of seven squeezing in a meal before a DU hockey game. They quickly got us a table which was great because this place is always hopping. The service was excellent and friendly. I took the waiter up on his recommendation which did not disappoint. Our guests from out of town were a bit nervous when they... More 

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Jerusalem offers a nice little surprise. The food is delicious...of course the classic lamb shank being the best. The desserts are also yummy. Conveniently located at evans and university Blvd...this is a must for every foodie. Thumbs up from us

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Kansas
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38 reviews 38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Small restaurant with a nice variety of Middle Eastern items on the menu. Everything we ordered was delicious--beef and lamb gyros, chicken kabobs and chicken scharma (sp?). All served with rice and warm pita bread. Cucumber salad with yogurt and mint was excellent and a good side for our dishes. Great pastry selection to finish the meal.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I talked to a few locals who love this restaurant but I didn't really like it. A bunch of us shared a couple combination platters. The meat was cold, chewy, and unrecognizable. Other items were greasy. I had a bellyache after dinner. I wouldn't recommend :(

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Additional Information about Jerusalem Restaurant

Address: 1890 E Evans Ave, Denver, CO 80210-4604
Phone Number: 3037778828
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 4:00 am
Monday 10:00 am - 4:00 am
Tuesday 10:00 am - 4:00 am
Wednesday 10:00 am - 4:00 am
Thursday 10:00 am - 4:00 am
Friday 10:00 am - 4:00 am
Saturday 10:00 am - 4:00 am
Average Prices: USD 15
Cuisine: American, Pub, Middle Eastern

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1890 E Evans Ave, Denver, CO 80210-4604
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: 3037778828

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15
  • Price Range: $
  • Cuisine: American, Pub, Middle Eastern

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget

Description

Since 1978, Jerusalem Restaurant has created an environment where good food is enjoyed in good company. Indulge in sensational desserts prepared by our kitchen. Or enjoy mouth watering Lamb Shanks that literally falls off the bone. At Jerusalem Restaurant we pride ourselves on offering our guests genuine hospitality with a casual environment that's perfect for any occasion. It's a "home away from home" for those that are familiar with Falafel and Gyros. We look forward to serving you again and again and we thank our "regulars" from the bottom of our hearts! Without you all, we would be nothing.
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 4:00 am
Monday
10:00 am - 4:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 4:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 4:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 4:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 4:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 4:00 am

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