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Armenian Tavern

79 Armenian Patriarchate Rd | Armenian Quarter, Jerusalem, Israel
+972 2-627-3854
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“dolmas” (4 reviews)
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12:00 - 22:00All hours
Middle Eastern, Eastern European, Armenian, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
79 Armenian Patriarchate Rd | Armenian Quarter, Jerusalem, Israel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Drawn here for the desire to try authentic Armenian food- I mean it Is in the Armenian Quarter right? and by the pictures, the ambiance looked so cool. The ambiance was spot on with the old world feel to it. It is hard to make...More

Thank 1dancing_fool
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This tavern is located in the basement and decorated with vintage pieces. Staff is very generous, kind and quickly responsive. We ordered Greeck salad wich was as usual as at any place, Shishlik was good, but not as big as we use to get in...More

Thank Galia R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really had great Armenian food at this place and nice service. The restaurant is extremely well decorated and it offers free wife. It's a family business!

Thank icorreia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful setting, good food and nice service. Quiet atmosphere to take a nice break in Jerusalem. Kids welcome!

Thank Agustin M
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I went with a friend who knows Armenian food well, and we both thought the food was lovely. The service was unfriendly and they rushed us to finish (although we were only there for 45 minutes). They kept coming to our table to see if...More

Thank Johanna-O-Ryan
Reviewed 10 May 2017

I ate here on my last night in Jerusalem. The service was good, if not a little pushy to get your order, but he food was very average. I had a nice bottle of wine but this is expensive too, not just in this restaurant,...More

Thank Adrian L
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

If you're into Middle Eastern knick-knacks, this place is full of them! The food was good - not a huge range, but should cater for everyone's taste. Service was patchy - it was probably busier than other evenings as it was Shabbat, so restaurants in...More

Thank Sam_and_Gran
Reviewed 3 May 2017

tasty food, intriguing location, right prices, but service not really friendly. It is the only default.

Thank jeandelaglisse
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

I was not very hungry when I visited and was intending to share with a friend but was informed when we wanted to order that there is a minimum spend of 60 shekels per person. I ended up getting the mixed platter (forgot the exact...More

Thank Amelia C
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We went here for lunch. Our young waiter was the nephew of the owner who was tending the small bar. Both were very pleasant and friendly. This is a beautiful place! You step down into it from the street like going into a cave. Take...More

Thank Lovetobe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 79 Armenian Patriarchate Rd | Armenian Quarter, Jerusalem, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem>  > Givat Ram
  • Neighbourhood: Givat Ram
  • Phone Number: +972 2-627-3854
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