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“Overlooking the Land of Genesis”
Review of Tzokim

Tzokim
Ranked #8 of 18 Restaurants in Mitspe Ramon
Price range: $3 - $8
Cuisines: Mediterranean
Description: Tzokim Bar and Restaurant is located on the cliff edge of the Ramon Crater. The restaurant offers a veriety of eclectic dishes, desserts and alcoholic beverages. A kiosk with a wide-range of treats is nezt door.
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Description: Tzokim Bar and Restaurant is located on the cliff edge of the Ramon Crater. The restaurant offers a veriety of eclectic dishes, desserts and alcoholic beverages. A kiosk with a wide-range of treats is nezt door.
Reviewed September 29, 2013

Very few restaurants can compete with the spectacular view: perched on the edge of a cliff, overlooking the vast Ramon Crater (maktesh). It is not often that you can view the world as it appeared over 2000 years ago. But you can do so from the terrace of the Tsukim Restaurant.

The main reason for going there is the view, although the food is good, but nothing spectacular. The interior is quite modest, but also with a beautiful view through the large glass windows. But the place to be is on the terrace outside, where at times you can watch the ibex walk by and breathe in the desert wind.

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Reviewed June 2, 2013

This is a new restaurant on top of the Visitor's Center on the edge of the Ramon Crater (Maktesh) in Mitzpe Ramon. The interior is very nice but, the place to be is out on the terrace which overlooks the entire carter. Best of all, is to come around sunset to view the changing colors as the sun fades, evening and then night ascend. All I can say is WOW! If you have a significant other, this is a really romantic place.

Of course all of that would not matter so much if the food were not good. Not to worry, it is very good. Since I was alone, I did not order an appetizer, although they looked good. Of course, since this is an Israeli restaurant, I didn't need an appetizer. My friendly and efficient waitress brought the requisite Israeli assortment of tasty small dishes to start along with a carafe of cold water with lemon and fresh mint in it. How refreshing! Along with the small dishes there was a basket of warm fluffy pita and a delicious flat-bread.

There is a good selection of main courses. I chose something a little different. It was a large chicken breast stuffed with meat over rice. It sounded odd but I decided why not something different when traveling. It turned out to be an excellent choice and delicious combination. The chicken breast was cooked perfectly so that it was not dried out and the meat was spiced just right.

This was a lovely evening with a spectacular view and great food. When back in Mitzpe Ramon I will certainly be back here for another great meal and evening.

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