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Avenida Amsterdam # 53 | Col. Condesa, Mexico City 06100, Mexico
+52 55 5086 8065
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“hummus” (29 reviews)
“lamb” (11 reviews)
Opens in 27 min
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Avenida Amsterdam # 53 | Col. Condesa, Mexico City 06100, Mexico
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Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

Loved our meal here - stumbled across Merkava by chance while visiting Mexico City - decided on 14 salads with pita bread - enormous tasty selection & loved the different dishes - a fun place with a great vibe - highly recommend - couple from...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank David M
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Made reservations (mandatory). We were guided to our table. We dared move our corner table a few inches and the waiter got upset because we messed up his "wiggly" tables. That's how it started. Then he comes and tells us all about how the chef...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank JoseDW
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

What a fortunate surprise this restaurant was for me. This is a place with Jewish food. We ordered a bunch of “tapas” and the variety and taste were outstanding. Then we had the best lamb in quite a while. It was like butter!! We also...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Guillermo C
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

My friends and I had dinner here and we were really happy with the food and the service. The food is excellent but very heavy, don’t order a lot of food. Please ask your waiter for recommendations. The place is excellent for reunions with friends,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed September 26, 2018

they do not give invoices. bad if you are going on a business meeting. We did not recive the invoice, called twice. to bad im not going back cuz of the invoice. the food is good thoug.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Scubadiver1989
Reviewed August 13, 2018

The place is nice for a small party dinner or a date, I loved the food, and the staff were very helpful, its one of my favorites restaurants in Mexico.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Katya G
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

This is a small restaurant but with a wonderfully thought out decor, which includes stone walls imported from Jerusalem. Really a restaurant is all about the food. I am a vegetarian but still found plenty to eat. We ordered the mix of starters and the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Ubernaga
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Very good food, i really recommend the israeli limonade, the hummus with lamb , the lamb dish and the Lahmacun. For dessert i would definitely have the french toast, a must in this place. The only thing i would improve is the service.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank sofia r
Reviewed June 10, 2018

Our first night in Mexico City we walked past this restaurant and were taken with the interior, especially the wavy wood wall. We came back 2 nights later to eat and had some very good dishes. The lamb and rice was excellent. The rice was...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank rodr
Reviewed June 8, 2018

I adore Israeli cuisine and didn't want to pass up such a well rated opportunity. It was the worst dining experience during the week long trip and in future trips would not consider going back to this restaurant. Service was poor from the moment we...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank rebkitty
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Greg L
September 16, 2017|
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Response from missey2015 | Reviewed this property |
Didn't try it as I didn't go back after my first & only visit.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:45 PM
8:00 AM - 11:45 PM
8:00 AM - 11:45 PM
8:00 AM - 11:45 PM
8:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Amsterdam # 53 | Col. Condesa, Mexico City 06100, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Cuauhtemoc
  • Neighborhood: Cuauhtemoc
  • Phone Number: +52 55 5086 8065
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