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Spoons

Tura St. | we Shall Relocate to Tel Aviv Soon, Jerusalem, Israel
+972 54-654-9716
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Overview
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good3%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
27 Jan 2016
“Gorgeous meal, flawless service,”
20 Nov 2015
“Wonderful Way to Celebrate a Trip to Israel”
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Mediterranean, Israeli, Kosher
PRICE
££££
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Tura St. | we Shall Relocate to Tel Aviv Soon, Jerusalem, Israel
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1 - 10 of 78 reviews

Reviewed 27 January 2016

Upon arriving at Spoons, our delegation of 15 people, in Jerusalem on business, quickly realised that we were in for an amazing and memorable experience. This early judgement proved entirely accurate. Our meal at Spoons was simply one of the most gorgeous of our trip....More

2  Thank paper.plane01
sofiabotticelli, Owner at Spoons, responded to this review

wow........thank you so very much xx

Reviewed 20 November 2015

Having dinner at Spoons was yet another memorable experience during our trip to Jerusalem. We were warmly greeted with hors d'oeuvres and wine, then treated to a beautiful roof top view of the Old City. The dinner was exceptional! Each course was prepared with care...More

1  Thank annts2015
sofiabotticelli, Owner at Spoons, responded to this review

thank you for joining me in a spoons experience, and for taking time to review us. It was a fun evening with you and your friends ! Warmest regards Hila

Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

Helia is a terrific hostess - she talks about the city and Shabbat traditions. The food is fresh and delicious; Helia had shopped that day! Would return in a minute!

Thank Carlson99
sofiabotticelli, Owner at Spoons, responded to this review

thank you for dining with us, and thank you and your friends for creating lovely energy. My team and I were honoured to host you for a Shabbat dinner. Return to Israel soon we already miss you hila xx

Reviewed 8 October 2015

One of the best restaurants in Israel. Spoons is located right in one of the Yemin Moshe homes and all the food is Kosher and great quality. Definitely if you can afford it Spoons is worth visiting. I was hear with a Diplomatic delegate so...More

Thank Doron K
sofiabotticelli, owner and chef at Spoons, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking time to review your Spoons experience ! We look forward to welcoming you again. Hila Solomon

Reviewed 25 August 2015

We had a wonderful meal at Spoons to celebrate my nephew's bar mitzvah in Israel. The food was excellent. Everything from the appetizers on the roof overlooking the Old City of Jerusalem to the wide variety of delicious first course offerings, to the amazing entrees....More

Thank Ami L
sofiabotticelli, Owner at Spoons, responded to this review

Dear Amy thank you for taking time to write about your experience here at Spoons. Your family was very interesting, and I've already connected some of your group with their israeli professional counterparts . Spoons as you know is a lot more than a private...More

Reviewed 3 August 2015

I recently revisited Spoons after first visiting several years earlier. I had high expectations on my second visit and wasn't disappointed. The food was outstanding and my only regret is it was impossible to eat everything on offer. Add to this the awesome location, the...More

Thank Roger M
sofiabotticelli, Owner at Spoons, responded to this review

Dear Roger thank you so much for taking time to review SPOONS It was a pleasure hosting you and Nadia and we all look forward to welcoming you again. Hila proprietor and chef xx

Reviewed 2 August 2015

This was such a fun and delicious dinner in the privacy of the owner Hila's home. She mixes the night up with other people and the dynamics of people, food and stories makes for a memorable evening. Great wines of course and overlooking the old...More

Thank Stella L
sofiabotticelli, Owner at Spoons, responded to this review

Stella It was a truly fun and memorable evening. Thank you and all your group for dining with us, and for taking time to write this review. Don't hesitate to email me for any recipes you might like. hila x

Reviewed 9 June 2015

The experience was wonderful. The host is incredibly warm, generous and authentic. The food was delicious and there was a lot of love put into each dish. The host truly was interested in making sure that we enjoyed the meal and the experience. I HIGHLY...More

2  Thank Shefali R
sofiabotticelli, Owner at Spoons, responded to this review

Shefali thank you very much for writing this reveiw. You're right: the team here and I focus on making our guests feel at home, and anticipate every request. We cook and welcome you and all our guests with love.

Reviewed 20 May 2015

From the crispy bread that lay in the center of the table to begin the meal to the amazing basil sorbet to close it out, this was the best meal I had during my week in Israel. The lamb, in particular, was flavorful and tender....More

6  Thank Jill N
sofiabotticelli, Owner at Spoons, responded to this review

Dear Jill you are your group were such interesting guests. Thank you from all of us at Spoons for dining with us and for sharing your experiences here. hila

Reviewed 27 November 2014

we had a good meal nothing special if it was a bit cheaper this will be a better choice you could see the old city from there but you have better options in the closer areas or even closer to the old city where we...More

4  Thank chris h
sofiabotticelli, Owner at Spoons, responded to this review

the author of this review claiming to be from ramallah was never at Spoons. All the comments of restaurants in East Jerusalem are favourable and those in other areas of jerusalem, such as restaurant mahane yehuda and Spoons and Bardak are given poor reviews. The...More

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Cary F
Why is the owner so defensive that she writes such aggressive and harsh responses to anyone who gives her even a 3 point review? She even claims the negative reviewers didn't even actually have dinner at her restaurant. Because I had photos of my family in the dining room there, and even a copy of the credit card statement for $757 for four people (plus the $233 deposit I forgot to mention in my original review), I can disprove her claim that we didn't eat there, but seriously, what is her problem?
27 July 2016|
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Riki P
Hi would love to make a reservation but would like some price information. Sounds like a lovely experience
9 November 2015|
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Response from Doron K | Reviewed this property |
You will need to call and ask since it is a case by case issue. Every event is different type of food and so on.
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Amy H
How do we contact Spoons if we want to make a reservation? There doesn't seem to be a website or an email address anywhere.
18 April 2015|
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Response from Sarbon | Reviewed this property |
Amy - I am trying to post their email address as it is and trip advisor won't let me as it thinks it's a website address. Contact Hila Solomon. spoonsATnetvisionDOTnetDOTil Obviously replace the AT and the DOTs with the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$100 - US$250
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Israeli, Kosher
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tura St. | we Shall Relocate to Tel Aviv Soon, Jerusalem, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 54-654-9716
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Description
A private "salon" and dining experience in historic yemin moshe area. Our new season is May through to end of December