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Herzl

American, Israeli, Kosher
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Mamilla Ave. 13 | Mamilla, Jerusalem, Israel
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North Richland Hills, Texas
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739 reviews
469 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 385 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2015

Made a reservation. The service was terrible from start to finish. Their burgers are very good, but one in our party ordered a Filet and after two bites did not eat the rest saying it was poor. I actually shared part of my burger with them. Drink refills never happened. We ordered dessert and it was 30 mins. coming out.

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Thank stevewilhite
Jerusalem, Israel
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46 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2014

How can you enjoy a meal when the service is so bad. Actually, our waitress was very sweet and tried to be helpful, but she must have been constrained by bad management. It started when we first entered on a weekday evening, with not many customers. After waiting way too long just to get a menu, the hostess grumbled that... More 

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Windhoek, Namibia
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140 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2014

This venue has a nice atmosphere. We were there with a couple of friends. I ordered a certain dish but was given the wrong one. I accepted it to save time. After complaining we got free deserts which were delicious.

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Jerusalem, Israel
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2014

We wouldn't have minded waiting so long for the food to arrive if it had been worth waiting for. The 70 shekel hamburger was overcooked and the portions of the lamb kebab and chicken thighs were so meager that our friends had to go out for falafel after the meal. The prices were appalling for such niggardly portions. We will... More 

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1 Thank Julie B
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2014 via mobile

I went here on the last night of my trip.to.israel. The service was terrible, slow and not helpful. The food was okay the steak i got had more fat then meat when i complained the agreed to give me a new steak i never got it.

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2014 via mobile

Me and the wife (both hebrew speaking israeli's) decided to eat here, food and drinks were very nice and enjoyable, but. A waitress without announcement whilst we were eating decided to move our table the wrought iron legs scraping my leg and spilling our drinks. We asked to speak to the manager as we got no apology or acknowledgement of... More 

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Thank Neil A
New Haven, Connecticut
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2013 via mobile

We enjoyed dinner at Herzl. Our first waitress was very helpful with some food allergy concerns. After she left, the service was a little slow, but we all had good dinners. The menu had a lot of variety, which offered many choices for our family of picky eaters.

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Thank Greatindoors
Sydney, Australia
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27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2013

This restaurant is now called In Joy Herzl. We have been in Israel for 2 weeks and this was our best meal so far. The sushi was excellent. We also had vegetarian pasta, steak and a chicken salad which we all enjoyed. The service was friendly and helpful although occasionally a bit slow. We would certainly return to eat here.

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Thank Robin22228
Bethesda, Maryland
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2013

Service was slow as molasses, plus they forgot one of our dishes, so we had to wait even longer for that one. Steak was tough, tasteless and full of gristle. Potatoes were cold. Couscous was much too salty and otherwise tasteless. Pasta dish was inedible because of way too many onions.

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Thank Anna J
Jerusalem, Israel
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2013

I took my wife to Herzl for her 40th birthday. The prices were very very high and we waited a long time for our food. What we received were two very small portions that were ok at best. We left hungry after spending nearly 400 nis. The waitress never even brought us our drinks. The worst part was the end.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Israeli, Kosher
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mamilla Ave. 13 | Mamilla, Jerusalem, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
Description
http://www.gojerusalem.com/discover/premium-item_11461/Herzl

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?