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Lavan Restaurant

11th Hebron Road | Inside the Cinematheque, Jerusalem 9354606, Israel
+972 2-673-7393
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Middle Eastern, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11th Hebron Road | Inside the Cinematheque, Jerusalem 9354606, Israel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

good for family and younger children .Very pleasant staff and fun for children. Staff wants to help so you enjoy the experience. Good location and very casual but attentive staff. This is dinning in a relaxed setting with a great view.

Thank saba1946
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for a family dinner to end our stay in Jerusalem. We couldn't have picked a better place to end our holiday. The service was excellent - attentive but not overly so and the waiter was happy to answer our (many) questions on...More

Thank MrsHMac2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you have any interest in history you have to visit this place. The food is pretty average but, the location... The restaurant is located above the Hinnom valley (Guy ben hinom in Hebrew, Gehenna in Arabic, which is translated "Hell" to English). This place...More

Thank Yigal F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived at "Lavan" for dinner with our friend from Germany. He was staying at Dan Boutique hotel, so it was very convenient walking there by foot. In addition we got a discount in the restaurant - also for the guests of Dan. Service was...More

Thank Israel S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went here with my friends and, since I am from Tel Aviv, I asked the waiter if the restaurant is kosher. He said it is. Fine. I ordered the sirloin steak, well done. I got a steak that had cream sauce on it and...More

Thank JeannahC
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This restaurant has a great panorama over old city and the valley. It is located also 100m from a nice Dan Boutique hotel where we stayed. Food is very good, especially fish, ice cream was also not bad. Service is good, staff friendly, we enjoyed...More

1  Thank StuttgartAbc
Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

Stopped here with our tour group. The restaurant is adjacent to and part of a cinema. Wonderful old memorabilia all over. Great view of old city and wall. The food was delicious. Amazing bread with dip, grilled Vegas , chicken curry, beet ravioli were flavorful!

Thank Patricia D
Reviewed January 21, 2018

I hosted a large group for a dinner at the Lavan. The group had a great experience. The variety and quality of the food was exquisite, the scenery is impressive and unique, and the staff was attentive and welcoming. Most recommended.

Thank YS2810
Reviewed January 7, 2018

Great food, friendly and excellent service. This restaurant was within walking distance of our hotel so very convenient.

Thank kmf992017
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely dinner here. The staff was extraordinarily helpful and friendly. Our waiter, Yuval, was so welcoming and funny and accommodating. The prime rib was great, and the salads served 3 people. Three cheers for Lavan. Sheila C

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Tammy N
April 12, 2016|
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Response from Baget | Reviewed this property |
if you have a car, it is not that far (~5min drive) but on foot it can take 30-40min walk...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $100
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Scenic view, Romantic, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11th Hebron Road | Inside the Cinematheque, Jerusalem 9354606, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 2-673-7393
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