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Bulghourji

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6 Armenian Patriarchate street, Jerusalem, Israel
0539443920
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Shanghai, China
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80 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a nice experience to have chicken and beef kebabs. Would have loved to have more of the meat but we were unsure if it's only limited because we came with a group or as a group. Service is a little slow. It seems like there's only 3 people for the whole restaurant and 1 cook/chef because the orders were... More 

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Thank chinapolarbear
amsterdam
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182 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 255 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This restaurant is one of the most beautiful in Jerusalem right down the street from the Tower of David in the Armenian Quarter. The place is very spacious with gorgeous vaulted stone walls. I had a large lunch of salads,humus, kubbeh(amazing meat pastries) and entree consisting of lamb chops, chicken and veges. It was even better than the last time... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

Excellent location and well-decorated but the food and service must have seen better days. It is purely focused on making a quick buck on pilgrims and other tourists making their way through the old city beauties. The set menu is the traditional tourist trap with stale hummus, oily meat and desserts that have lost their flavour. It is in Israel... More 

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Marathon, Greece
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143 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

I had lunch at the restaurant. The negative part was the set menu. Apparently during lunch they only serve set menus to tourist groups. The good part was that the colleague who took me there ordered on the side "sfiha", a very thin crust "Armenian pizza" with minced lamb meat. This was the highlight of the meal. The set menu... More 

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Thank Panathinaeos
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

I walked from the Jaffa Gate through the Armenian Quarter. I stopped in and had a drink and a bite on my walking tour. The staff are friendly and hospitable. The layout in the terrace is very nice. I had some tea and some boreks and tahini and a few other things. I will be back! Thanks Bulghourji!

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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132 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

This place is on the Armenian side of the holy city in a small alley... Once you enter the restaurant its magnificent.. The food serveed is equally great.. Simply had a great time, and would love to visit again...

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Thank vickygada
Jerusalem District, Israel
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123 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

From time to time i go there with groups, I and my groups are always very please with their service. The place is very suitable for large groups. Not so sure if they offer their service for individual, you would have to contact them for that.

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Thank Marcos Enrique R
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Very beautiful place in the old city of Jerusalem in the Armenian quarter went there with a group very good menu and fast service delicious food

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Thank Elie K
Amman, Jordan
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51 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

The best this about this place is the wifi. Everything else is poor including the food, hospitality and the service. The salads are soggy and at least 2 days old. The waiter took our salads back and came back confidently saying the he inspected then and nothing was wrong with them. We asked him to return them as we can't... More 

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Thank Alpooch
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

We ate here before a guided tour of Old Jerusalem, so I wasn't expecting much because I thought it might be touristy. However, I was pleasantly surprised to have a good meal of vegetables, humus, rice, beef, and salad. The place is clean and convenient to the Old City

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Armenian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Armenian Patriarchate street, Jerusalem, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: 0539443920
Description
Armenian Quarter, Old City - Jerusalem

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