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18 Yosef Rivlin, Jerusalem, Israel
+972 2-502-0069
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good17%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (13 reviews)
“beef kabobs” (2 reviews)
“schnitzel” (5 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:45All hours
Middle Eastern, Israeli, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
18 Yosef Rivlin, Jerusalem, Israel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was so so, not bad but nothing special considering that prices were slightly higher than other places around the area. The young guys are doing their best but need to improve. Cost will be euro 20-25 for complete main course.

Thank magowanda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were persuaded by the host who was standing outside to try Alma. We ordered the lamb stew, Jerusalem grill, and chips — aka French fries. The chips were very good. Very light. The stew had a tasty sauce but the meat tasted like beef...More

Thank Bernard F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whilst the service was quick and pleasant the food left a lot to be desired. There was a selection of about ten soups however we didn't try any of these. I had the beef kebab which turned out to be four mini sized mediocre, bland...More

Thank Dogwind
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location, ambient, food decoration and staff were great.. The food is not spectacular but it is not bad at all and the portions are big.

Thank paolina_fina
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

The place looks good and is in the very center of the city. However, a part from the look of the restaurant, there were plenty of thins that disappointed me. First, the young waiter initially seemed really kind but then became quite curt. Second, the...More

Thank lollob89
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We went to Alma twice during our stay in Jerusalem. They have a wide choice of soups, hummus, local wines, and many other Middle eastern dishes. Everything was delicious. We recommend a starter with bread and several sauces (I don't remember the name, but it...More

Thank Asia W
Reviewed 5 November 2017

We went to the restaurant for 3 evenings during our 4 days stay in Jerusalem. Service is excellent, very flexible ( as I don’t eat lamb, the shef replaced it with beef. My husband meal: steak was exactly medium done ( Gaucho London experience...). A...More

Thank Oxana05
Reviewed 24 October 2017

On our annual visits to Israel, we enjoy - and have come to expect - consistently excellent meals at almost every reputable restaurant. Our meal at Alma last week was really bad. My squash soup was uninteresting and spoiled by chunks of stringy, undercooked squash....More

Thank Linda W
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Friendly service. Authentic Middle eastern dishes. Started with bread & dips followed by the lamb kebabs with rice. Consumed local beer & wine which was also very nice.

Thank Dan E
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

The place is a real gem, peaceful and isolated from the noises and crowds. The food was very good (soup humasta was excellent) and falafel was tasty. Great service and more then reasonable prices. If you looking for a dinner this is a great option...More

Thank anadkd
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:45
10:00 - 23:45
10:00 - 23:45
10:00 - 23:45
10:00 - 23:45
18:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Yosef Rivlin, Jerusalem, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 2-502-0069
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