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The Eucalyptus

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  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
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Updated 07/08/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 07/08/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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About
Authentic Biblical cuisine using wild herbs that celebrate innovation and ancient recipes. Located at the beginning of the New Artist Colony not far from the Old City, 5 minute walk from the Mamilla shopping corridor.
Special Diets
Vegan Options, Kosher, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Healthy, Israeli, Fusion
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Wine and Beer, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed December 19, 2020

The Eucalyptus has a great chef and a great location and atmosphere, and is somewhere that feels special. It's one of the places I take visiting business partners to in order to make a good impression. The food is "Middle Eastern", but it's original, so...it's not somewhere to "get to know the Middle East", but rather to have a fancy chef meal.More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed November 4, 2020

The best places in Jerusalem. Very good food, tasty and fresh. helpful amazing staff . excellent fast service .

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed September 5, 2020 via mobile

Amazing location, perfect service, delicious dishes to perfection. My favourite restaurant in Jerusalem! The aromas, the flavors, the quality alcohol and the meticulous service, make every visit to the restaurant an unforgettable experience with a desire to come back for more. The restaurant manager -...Sharbel Ishaq, manages everything in an excellent way and makes sure that the hospitality in the restaurant will be an unforgettable experience.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed September 2, 2020 via mobile

great restaurant in Jerusalem , not the first time but always enjoyable . Local cuisine , also kosher great variety . local friends ,highly recomende of course also for tourisits when Israel is open again

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed August 25, 2020 via mobile

We had been looking forward to trying this restaurant having heard so many amazing things about it and we weren’t disappointed! We decided to try the tasters menu and each and every dish was incredible. Delicious and so beautifully presented that it was (almost !)...a shame to eat it. The service was excellent and the charming owner / chef Moshe Basson even came out a couple of times to chat and make sure that we were enjoying our meal. we sat outside on a table under a honeysuckle bush that provided a fragrant accompaniment to our outstanding meal .More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed August 22, 2020

We had a wonderful evening at Eucalyptus. The setting is delightful, a picturesque terrace in the heart of Jerusalem. The meal was splendid, so many fine choices and you can't go wrong,whatever you pick. Everything is fresh and a bit surprising, so that even a...familiar dish like a grilled chicken breast becomes out of the ordinary. The staff provide patient,friendly,meticulous service. Our server Tal explained all of the options and showed obvious pride in his work. Gluten-free options were plentiful. Probably the best restaurant meal I have every had.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed August 13, 2020 via mobile

Beautifully located near the old walls of Jerusalem, this restaurant is a great experience. The great food with many vegan options and a great service where all the time they bring free dishes in the most generous way one can imagine. This by far the...best restaurant I had in Jerusalem in a long time. Thank you Chef Moshe Basson for caring and coming to our table to have a short personal conversation. It gives the extra spice for a great place.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed July 30, 2020 via mobile

Great place in amazing location. Pleasant atmosphere, very delicious food, excellent service. Highly recommend!

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed July 7, 2020

Myself and my partner had an incredible time at the eucalyptus last night. The food, goes without saying, was incredible as well as the service. The restaurant has a really unique ambiance partly due to its location as well as the character of the food....The meal on the one hand felt very genuine and Israeli but at the same time very modern and exciting We are looking forward to our next visitMore

Date of visit: July 2020
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Eucalyptus r, General Manager at The Eucalyptus, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2020

Thank you! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed July 6, 2020

Great atmosphere, we each got one of the steak dishes and they were delicious. They followed all of the Ministry of Health regulations.

Date of visit: July 2020
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Rabbanut Yerushalayim, according to kosherest and 2eat Israeli restaurant web portals.
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I believe you meant to type "Pesach" and while I don't now for sure, I am almost positive that they were not open during Chol HaMoed Pesach in 2018. The good news is that if they are closed, they will be open the Thursday... More
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