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Cavalier - CLOSED

1 Ben-Sira St. | Center of Jerusalem, Mamilla, Jerusalem 9418101, Israel
+972 2-624-2945
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
27 Nov 2017
“No more Cavalier, what a pity, "Cafe Ben-Sira" is quite a change from what use to be a great restaurant”
29 Dec 2015
“quiet dinner”
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1 Ben-Sira St. | Center of Jerusalem, Mamilla, Jerusalem 9418101, Israel
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

We visited what used to be Cavalier usint it was closed a few years ago. Now, at the same place there is "Cafe Ben Sira" a nice, small, friendly coffee house where you can also get a small lunch. We enjoyed.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank TsviK
Reviewed 29 December 2015

placed in city center very close to Mamila, the service was very accommodating. the menu was the menu was poor but the food was excellent. i would go there again!

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank SteffBarnatan
Reviewed 26 September 2015

So...the bad news: Cavalier, an excellent restaurant by Israeli standards, the only notable French restaurant in Jerusalem and a fixture of the Jerusalem culinary landscape for nigh on 20 years is no longer with us. The good news: take your Jewish grandmother who is a...More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank Matthew F
Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

We had made a reservation, while still in Jerusalem. We (a group of 5) showed up, and found that they have changed the ownership/ format/ chef of the restaurant. Unique Israeli cuisine instead of French

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank rthau
Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

Situated in a tiny lane this casual restaurant serves different food each day depending on what's fresh and available. We had a beautiful mixture of Israeli appetizers followed by a melt in your mouth veal dish. The deserts looked divine but we were full up....More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank Yvonne K
Reviewed 26 August 2015

The new concept of this place is - free 1st courses at price of main dish. Main dishes are highly overpriced but include firsts... First courses were very average standard salads and such - no news or creative cooking. Main dishes were tasty, home cooking...More

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank TravelGuyExplorer
Reviewed 22 August 2015

The food was lovely,especially the goose liver. the atmosphere was sleepy, looks like it need a little renovation.

Date of visit: September 2014
Thank AnnR2
Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

The famous Yonathan Roshfeld joined Cavalier recently to prepare alternating dinner. You have about 10 starters that are included in the price of the main plate. Tonight The starters are a combination of Mediterranean-israeli-Palestinian traditional kitchen with meluhie ( a vegetation collected in the field...More

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank Dror M
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Each time I am in Jerusalem I make a point of eating at Cavalier. The food is refined and delicious. To start, try the tagliolini with egg, truffles and cream. The staff are always very kind. The restaurant is on a side street so it's...More

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank Michael C
Reviewed 8 July 2015

My sister and brother-in-law arranged to have lunch at one of the best restaurants in Jerusalem for my birthday at their semi private room. We had great time tasting their wonderful food and drinking good wine for a few hours. I could not ask for...More

Date of visit: September 2014
Thank travelingman010
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Restaurant Details

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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Ben-Sira St. | Center of Jerusalem, Mamilla, Jerusalem 9418101, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem>  > Down Town West Jerusalem
  • Neighbourhood: Down Town West Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 2-624-2945
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