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Armenian Tavern


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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner


Middle Eastern, Armenian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The place looks cool and authentic. The service was o'k. The food was very average. None of us was satisfied with the meal ordered.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Igor H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

a beautiful restaurant in the Armenian Quarter of old jerusalem. rich menu and tasty food the staff were very nice and helpful.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Amir E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food and service were amazing. The hummus might have been the best on the trip. This place is great.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 73glennk
Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

The place is nice, the food could be ok, but the service is terrible. It was only 18.00 and the local was empty the waiter started telling us that if we wanted to seat we had to have dinner. That was no problem we were...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank fabio s
Reviewed 3 January 2019 via mobile

Very nice place located at the beginning of the armenian quarter. Unfortunately there are no heating and no wifi, which can be important during winter season and out of the European area. The food is good, and the staff very kind. The prices are fair,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank silviadP2681BX
Reviewed 28 December 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place with really nice decorations but the lamb shashlik and mixed meat plate were mediocre at best

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank The_Sultans_Vagabond
Reviewed 27 December 2018 via mobile

Within the old city, very close to Jaffa gate. It's a caracteristic armenian place. Several dishes to choose, normal price for Jerusalem. I liked to go there

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Giolet
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Not our best meal in Israel, but not bad. The kebbuh, shashlik, and kebab were all fine. Service was friendly. They serve Palestinian beer, which is a plus!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank greatwalk
Reviewed 17 November 2018

This is a restaurant in the Armenian Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem that has unique decor. You enter and immediately see unusual furniture but descending down the flight of steps takes you to another world. The food was very good. My husband and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Heather G
Reviewed 8 November 2018

Nice surprise very close to the Jaffa Gate in an old building but well cared for. Good Armenian meal and great service.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank O3940XNjohns
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31 August 2018|
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Response from Lisa D | Reviewed this property |
Mariana V
8 August 2018|
Response from Lisa D | Reviewed this property |
No idea. But I did see staff on mobile phones during the evening. Let us all know how this turns out for you.
21 December 2017|
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Response from MWG12 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but we just walked in at lunchtime and the place was practically empty.
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