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Dolphin Yam

) #27 of 619 Restaurants in Jerusalem $$ - $$$ Seafood, Mediterranean,
9 Shimon Ben Shetach str., Jerusalem, Israel
+972 2-623-2272
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“seafood” (62 reviews)
“salads” (74 reviews)
“fresh fish” (17 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 11:00 pmAll hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 Shimon Ben Shetach str., Jerusalem, Israel
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The meal begins with small salads which are replenished upon request, along with a Moroccan-style bread. The menu offers many kinds of fish with a choice of sauces, seafood, and specialties of the chef. Prices are reasonable, considering that the place is located in a...More

Thank mirigold
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was good, but the service was just OK - they forgot at least one thing for every person at our table. I never got the salad that came with my meal - disappointing.

Thank denniswelsh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although the service was acceptable, I ordered the 3 grilled fish platter and asked that it be deboned. All of the pieces had bones, which I found disappointing. The small plates they brought out before the meal were very good though.

Thank stephalbero061573
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Regardless of what you order - and before you order, they serve a starting platter of bread and fixings. (If you don't order food, you'll get a modest charge for the bread, etc.) Nonetheless, the menu items are worth ordering as well.

Thank TRHinHouston
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant was walking distance from our hostel and the Old City. We sat outside and it was very nice after walking in the sun all day. We arrived I think as soon as they opened which means we did not have to wait for...More

Thank tmam701
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is another good Israeli restaurant where the food is plentiful and the service is good. I don't remember what we ate but I do remember we were all happy with our choices. Unfortunately when you are as old as I am some of us...More

Thank Jeff A
Reviewed June 16, 2017

We had a lovely meal here. The food was lovely and tastey. The service was great and the staff were very friendly and helpful. Nice quite location.

Thank Hatch237
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

Not the best sea food rstaurant it was in the past. We ordered a Denis and a labrak fille. Two of us didnt like our orders. The service was not good which aswell was unic in the past.

Thank menachemle
Reviewed June 5, 2017

The food was great. Lots of choice , great bread and small dishes of appetizers to start. Our server was great with suggestions of what we would like. His suggestions were great! The food was delicious. We enjoyed mint tea as well as a delicious...More

Thank 1968Jude77
Reviewed June 2, 2017 via mobile

Our guide suggested this restaurant while we were looking for a location open during Shavuot. We had seen it during other trips to Jerusalem but never visited. Very good and the service was friendly. Lots of food!

Thank Dixiedodaa
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April 30, 2015|
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Response from Yonatan C | Property representative |
Dear Sir / Madam. On our website you Can not a reservation only in hebrew. I booked your reservation and it is confirmed. Thank you. Yonatan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $60
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
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
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Shimon Ben Shetach str., Jerusalem, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 2-623-2272
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