We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Kohinoor Indian Restaurant

13 Shamai | City Center, Jerusalem 9463116, Israel
+972 2-940-0444
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible15%
Travelers talk about
“naans” (8 reviews)
“garlic naan” (5 reviews)
“malai kofta” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
13 Shamai | City Center, Jerusalem 9463116, Israel
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (89)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 79 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the only Indian restaurant in Jerusalem, don't believe the claims there are another two on the internet. There aren't. Not kosher, which is disappointing but other than that it is a well equipped restaurant with a good range of food options. Portions are...More

Thank SunnydaleHuis
Reviewed October 31, 2016

We have been craving Indian food and the food at Kohinoor Indian did not disappoint. The butter chicken was VERY good however it does not come with naan or rice, you have to choose what you prefer a la carte. The vegetable Thali cost 45NIS/$11.70...More

2  Thank Ann C
Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

First time visit. Not a planned dinner. Butter chicken tops.. Daal excellent. Good chicken Biryani. Naans good. Service was great. Chef made sure to make food to our taste and kept every dish as authentic as possible. Highly recommend..

Thank rbaddam
Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

This has been our third visit as we are big fans of Indian food. This experience did not disappoint!! We were six friends with very differnet dietary restrictions - and all of us enjoyed every bite we took. Don't miss their Kashmiri dum aloo dish...More

1  Thank shachar123l
Reviewed July 11, 2016

We ate here about two weeks ago because it was close to our hotel and we really fancied a curry. My advice is to avoid this place like the plague. The service was pretty bad - the waiters were more interested in chatting with each...More

2  Thank Goonergirl62
Reviewed July 7, 2016

Great food, but terrible service- not too much to say but that, I wont go back only because of the service, which sucks because I simply love love love Indian food!

1  Thank DanieG21
Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

Good food. Lucky to have an Indian Restaurant here at Jerusalem. I would say, something better than nothing...

3  Thank Prashant S
Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

Been here twice. First time I went they didn't even have half of the menu available, and second time the food was average. Wouldn't go here again.

Thank Lisa L
Reviewed June 13, 2016

I don't write review too often, but this place really was frustrating for me. I flew into Jerusalem late one night, had to work the entire next day and missed a decent lunch, then was so excited to head to Kohinoor (right down from my...More

1  Thank hahayes008
Reviewed May 12, 2016

I came in with very low expectations and was pleasantly surprised to get some pretty decent Indian food (non-kosher thank you!). We came for lunch on Independence Day and we were the only ones in the place. Chicken samosas were good, chicken korma was flavorful,...More

Thank Grawburg
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Moshiko Falafel
379 reviews
.05 miles away
Dublin Irish Pub
50 reviews
.02 miles away
pinati
105 reviews
.08 miles away
Burgers Bar
168 reviews
.06 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Ben Yehuda Street
571 reviews
.05 miles away
The Friends of Zion Museum
155 reviews
.13 miles away
Hebrew Music Museum
62 reviews
.11 miles away
Independence Park
27 reviews
.14 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Ariela A
July 6, 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Yifat M | Reviewed this property |
Well, i dont know regarding the kitchen, But- it is open on sabbath
1
Vote
Judi673
October 9, 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from yarrz | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we were there Friday evening.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Shamai | City Center, Jerusalem 9463116, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 2-940-0444
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing