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Reviewed May 6, 2015

we wanted a really good meal in a relaxed NICE restaurant tired of the usual salads and fruit drinks and pizza we found Lara its right off Jaffa in an excellent location easy to get to it has an open kitchen so you can actually...More

Date of visit: May 2015
1  Thank indybindy82
Reviewed April 14, 2015

I would like to open by saying that in response to any negative reviews that you may find for Lara, any restaurants can have an off night but my family and I have been there numerous times and to say that the food was flawless,...More

Date of visit: April 2015
Thank Ari B
Reviewed April 13, 2015

I am a very frequent visitor to Israel and love the restaurant scene. Lara however was a huge disappointment and I would never return or recommend. Food was just okay---trout and roast veggies were excellent, but the meats were just good, and the veal stew...More

Date of visit: April 2015
Thank NomadicNina
Reviewed February 11, 2015

Ate there as part of a large group, and was served family style. All of the appetizers and entrees were quite good (and we sampled many of them). The service was fine as well. The only problem was the dessert, a lemon meringue tart. Most...More

Date of visit: February 2015
Thank tzhs
Reviewed September 21, 2014

Very good menu. You will not be disappointed as the food was great, and cooked to perfection. The service was excellent. A meal is not over until your sweet tooth get satisfied.

Date of visit: September 2014
Thank Serge L
Reviewed August 14, 2014

Last night we had a real treat. This restaurant right in the center of Jerusalem has meat that is really excellent, great service and a beautiful atmosphere. The wine was also very good. The vegetables served with the meat were proper and good. The entrecote...More

Date of visit: August 2014
Thank Richard K
Reviewed May 23, 2014

Lara has the feel of a Parisian restaurant due to its location on Ben Shatah Street, a pedestrian street filled with other restaurants. Lara offers an interesting and enjoyable wine list of Israeli wines. The eggplant appetizer, typical in many Israeli restaurants, was superior to...More

Date of visit: May 2014
1  Thank Bill L
Reviewed February 20, 2014

We are Jerusalem locals, wandered into this restaurant without checking into it. While the ambiance was nice and we enjoyed the fresh, home-made bread, the pleasant experience ended there. The three different meat dishes we ordered didn't rate much beyond mediocre; the whole fish was...More

Date of visit: February 2014
1  Thank Julie B
Reviewed January 21, 2014

Fresh and warm rolls together with excellent appetizers pointed out that a chef was behind. The rare entrecote was very good, as ordered. So were the other dishes. Desert consisted of chocolate cake and ice-cream, all prepared on the premisses. Chef Lior made sure that...More

Date of visit: January 2014
Thank theos10
Reviewed January 9, 2014

Went with my daughter on a short jaunt to Jerusalem the service was perfect, kind and helpful! The food was delicious!

Date of visit: November 2013
Thank Amy S
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