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18 Shlomtsiyon ha-Malka, Jerusalem 9414614, Israel
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Fort Lee, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016 via mobile

Heard that they closed. Really saddened on trip to Jerusalem, was looking forward to this meal. Last time visited salads and kebabs were excellent, especially fried cauliflower and chicken liver kebabs. Plenty of homemade food. Great photos on the walls.

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

We were just in Jerusalem. On our first night, as is usually the tradition, we had planned to visit Minaret, which is located in the center of Jerusalem. It's suddenly been closed, whether temporary or not, no one knows. The cuisine was home made Middle Eastern, fresh mezzes, vegetables, lamp cutlets, steaks, fish and a lovely selection of Israeli wine.... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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113 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

We were sold this as a great meal with many choices prior to a night laser show in Jerusalem's Old City. The laser show was great, but the dinner was so bad for the price of USD $77.00 per person! Some appetizers that were not replenished and only 3 food choices (served communally) that were VERY reluctantly replenished and then... More 

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Thank BillBoyd46
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Both great food and lots of it. The place is big and was not busy on the snowy night we were there in January 2015. The service was fast and attentive. We had >10 salads and a few kebabs each for <300 Shekels.

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Thank ReefBuddy
Jerusalem
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

What a delightful meal. We experienced first hand the tradition of serving an abundance of food. The salads were fresh and varied. The mixed grill full of flavor, we particularly enjoyed the lamb chops. The French fries were a standout for my boys. Try and save room for the Turkish coffee and baklava. The cost 300 to 350 shekels, for... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

Always great experience in this restaraunt. One of best and tasty places in Jerusalem, comfortable, very tasty Middle East food, meat, salads, etc. Local Israelis and tourists love this restaraunt and we visited it many times already.

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Thank VisitIsraelnow
Rehovot, HaMerkaz, Israel
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

The place is open on Shabbat which is great if you are coming with the tourists, we bring our tourists there sometimes, the food is very tasty, drinks with nana , all salads, they have very tasty meat, kebabs, lamb, hummus, etc. The place is nice and quiet, close to the Old city .

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

I love their felafel and kebabs and appetizer - hummus, salad. The lime juice was so refreshing. I didnt know Middle Eastern food is this tasty!!!!! Our group visited so many restaurants and I hated the food. But Minaret - I really love. I am so happy the guide recommended this place. The waiters are very nice & friendly &... More 

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Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2012

We were literally the only customers in this restaurant on a Saturday night (New Year's Eve). Perhaps it was a bit early for dinner when we arrived, but there were still no other customers by the end of our meal. This might have given us a bit of concern, but the experience was very pleasant. We placed ourselves in the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly
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Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Shlomtsiyon ha-Malka, Jerusalem 9414614, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
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phone: 02-6234470, 02-6254291

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?