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Pundak Ein Karem

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Rehov HaMaayan 13 | Ein Karem, Jerusalem 9590313, Israel
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+972 73-782-2976
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for dinner. The service is really below par, we ordered 2 main dishes, one came 15 minutes before the other. The wine was spoiled, we got a different glass. They gave us a check without even asking for it (and without having being offered dessert). Will not come again.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our group of about 50 (!!) had a party here. It was dinner time. We were given a pre-planned menu and everything was delicious. We had a flat pizza type bread baked in their brick oven, drizzled with olive oil and Israeli spices (za'atar, to be precise). We were given two delicious green salads for each table, one a typical... More 

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White Mountains, New Hampshire
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We sat for breakfast, ordered a salad and coffee and asked for cold water. Salad arrived, no water or coffee. We had to remind the waiter more than once to get our coffee. Never got the homemade bread that was supposed to be part of the salad.

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Thank Dotan E
Jerusalem, Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

A great place in the lovely Ein Karem. Food is great, inexpensive , and massive portions. We ordered two starters, and two mains, and for the first time in my life the waiter goes "...that's too much food". !!! Not a fancy place. Would recommend to others. If you're visiting Jerusalem, I definitely recommend coming to Ein Karem and waking... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Very large restaurant with great food, a lot to choose from. MUST try the Shnizal its sooooo good!!!

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Thank Rachel C
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Yes Focaccia is good and the beers are fresh and diverse (tap) Location is amazing Food is overall very good Parking is problematic Excellent for lunch

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Thank Amal k
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We visit the restaurant with 2 little children, food was delicious and ready very fast, service was great, price is expectable, we recommend.

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Thank Erez F
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Ordered the warm chicken breast salad, chicken lever pate and fungi spaghetti. Our preference was in that order. Service was a bit slow.

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Thank Shan L
Tel Aviv, Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

beautiful restaurant , nice tables with "space" that means you sit with convenient and not inches from other tables like most restaurants. large portion of food. great variety of dishes. pizza was superb!!! goulach soup was nice. service is fair,prices are ok + . anyway recomended. by the way the icecream shop next to it is aweful ..but this for... More 

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

I celebrated my birthday in this restaurant. This is not my first visit and certainly not the last one! The waiters are fast and very friendly and helpful, the menu is offered in a few languages. The food is varied and tasty. They boast their goulash which is not worse than the actual one you can get in Hungary. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Israeli, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rehov HaMaayan 13 | Ein Karem, Jerusalem 9590313, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 73-782-2976

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?