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5 Ha-Eshkol, Jerusalem 9432205, Israel
+972 2-623-4595
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good48%
  • Average2%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“soups” (9 reviews)
“rice” (9 reviews)
“hummus” (28 reviews)
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Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Kosher
5 Ha-Eshkol, Jerusalem 9432205, Israel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant has an overabundance of local color and flavor. The food style is almost home mad, but Sephardi/Middle Eastern. The food is prepared the way meals were prepared 50 years ago on low flame gas burners. The food is consistently good. Sometimes one has...More

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

It was a place for locals with very domestic atmosphere and in the heart of Mahane Yehuda market. Very authentic home food. Try kube soup, its delicious and houmus is very good too. Totally a gem

Thank Tasta
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed very good hummus at Rachmo as part of a food tour. Some on our tour said that the restaurant is good and it is a favorite for a friend of mine. Great location.

Thank FredS2008
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This was part of our food tour in Jerusalem. The cuisine was delicious, the meet and Hummus was very good and we enjoyed it very much.

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We've been to Rachmo twice and because they cook in the morning and run out of items as the day goes on we had different meals both times, but don't be scared as even what they had left the second time later in the day...More

Thank JoeKupe
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We visited Rachmo after a long time. I know the restaurant for decades. This visit remembers me that you can not find any other restaurant that can offer you so wide selection of Mediterranean food and each dish is tge best of the best, testy,...More

Thank ramilevyy
Reviewed 22 June 2017

The food in this place was delicious. very simply made but taste is sooooo good. Hummus, chicken with herbs, the salad were all good. Can be crowded during lunch time, you have to go early. Basic place no service as it is self-service but go...More

Thank R43i43t47a47
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Stop in for a quick lunch on Friday- do not miss the kubbeh soup Reasonably priced and casual. They have two locations, one in Mahane yehuda and one in the center

Thank Avivina
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Kubas are OK but the service is not efficient and the staff are just rude giving a non comfort feeling. I will not return to this place. There are dozens of better places to eat at.

Thank jesus_moses
Reviewed 18 December 2016

My friend and I had a wonderful lunch, great price, filling food. It's nice that you see the food you're going to eat, so no surprises.

Thank sportgran
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Response from eyoram | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is, and there are also many fine other restaurants in nachalat shiva
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Ha-Eshkol, Jerusalem 9432205, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 2-623-4595
Arguably the best hummus in Israel
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