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$$ - $$$, Mediterranean,
11 Derekh Ruppin | Israel Museum, Jerusalem 9543500, Israel
+972 2-648-0862
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas platter” (7 reviews)
“tartlet” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:45 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
Israeli, Mediterranean, Grill, Contemporary, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Kosher, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11 Derekh Ruppin | Israel Museum, Jerusalem 9543500, Israel
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Despite the misunderstanding about the order (we chose the wrong plate!) Zohar, our server, changed it without any question... so lovely service and excellent food!

Thank Simone V
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I chose the "business lunch" special. This included an entree, soup/salad, and a lemonade. I had the pasta with beef filling and my wife had the beef/apricot kebab. We found both dishes to be quite good and flavorful. If you are visiting...More

Thank KipLipZip
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Modern Restaurant, situated inside the Israel Museum has both indoor and outdoor seating. Today, because of the summer heat, we sat inside, but one can still see some of the view through the windows. The restaurant is large, spacious, airy and has a very...More

Thank Ahuva
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Good food, excellent value for money business lunch, very good service and most important- great location with nice Jerusalem view in the nicest Israeli museum!

Thank Amir K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just finished our visit to the museum and decided to go for lunch. The food was very good. Also the service. Highly recommended.

Thank Galit A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great ending to an interesting afternoon at the Israel museum. Dinner at Modern was presented beautifully, creative, and tasty. We had the salmon with creamed sweet potato, and beef (minced) and apricot kebabs with lentils and tehina. Desserts were unique and all presented by a...More

Thank tdonenberg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Simply amazing from start to finish...everything was delectable and scrumptious! Great service and no rushing us.......looking forward to my next visit here!

Thank David S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and wine, interesting variations and twists on the menu and very friendly staff. Charcoaled eggplant skin paste that goes with bread is fantastic. Don’t look at the price! It is worth every shekel.

Thank Fedor G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very interesting, delicous and creative cuisine! Especially the stuffed onions and the Amberjack tarte were great.

Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food awesome service good atmosphere :) had lunch with my daughter, and not for the first time! Definitely not the last

Thank Zvika L
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Philippa S
October 11, 2017|
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Response from avital g | Property representative |
Sorry we are not. Sunday to Friday only. Thanks and See you at modern .
July 22, 2017|
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Response from avital g | Property representative |
Yes. We have Jerusalem kosher certificate
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July 22, 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $80
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:45 AM - 5:00 PM
11:45 AM - 5:00 PM
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 5:00 PM
11:45 AM - 5:00 PM
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Derekh Ruppin | Israel Museum, Jerusalem 9543500, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 2-648-0862
  • E-mail
one of 10 best restaurant in jerusalem -2015-2016. Cuisine offers a contemporary, creative and a personal statement. The restaurant's design, its location in the Israel Museum, the Cross Valley scenery and views of the Knesset, Jerusalem ambience unique. MODERN dishes based on old Jerusalem cuisine that evolved outside the walls. Warm flavors of longing for distant lands. Chef episode and reassembled the recipes and created a modern kitchen with local flavors. Great ingredients, according to the season. Menu Business Lunch - noon Sunday-Thursday, MODERN offers business meals include appetizer and main course, the price of the first tranche. Him, and allow special buy wine. Average age - 30 at the wine - beef carpaccio, green pepper grinding Jerusalem market, lamb kebab bulgur salad. Children - like schnitzel and pasta in a tomato. But will try the great food. Drink Home - a wide variety of wine, a collection of special wines and wineries of rare, depending on the preference of the audience and the prices vary. Beer, champagne and alcohol. Happy hour - soon refreshed - MODERN restaurant menus change, renewable and refreshed frequently depending on the season and what's available in the market. In addition, ask about special today. The varied menu, extensive selection of wines, the service attentive, courteous and professional, are a recipe unique character of MODERN. Scroll up Scroll down
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