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Al Dente

50 Menakhem Usishkin, Jerusalem 9454102, Israel
+972 2-625-1479
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (29 reviews)
“arancini” (3 reviews)
“tiramisu” (5 reviews)
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Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Kosher, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
50 Menakhem Usishkin, Jerusalem 9454102, Israel
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

I have been here before. This small but high quality restaurant maintains its very high level of quality, taste, and service. All of the dishes that I tried were tasty, fresh, and well made.

1  Thank Richard K
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Not only was the food fresh, the atmosphere pleasant, and the service friendly, but the menu items were surprising, creative, and particularly tasty: Cynthia's fish balls and spagetti was superb ( ask the chef for the secret ingredients -- she did!), and my lasagna was...More

1  Thank ilanrubin
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We went there for new year's eve. The service was nice, the food was pretty tasty but the prices of the drinks are exorbitant. A bottle of wine from the cheapest one is around 42 euros and the beers around 8 euros...

Thank Guille R
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Small and nice restarant in the center of jerusalem .small and fresh menu .aldente pasta .homemade pasta .one of my favorites

1  Thank Ttomerr
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Its a really nice place with good service and it seems the food and products are very fresh. But when it comes up to the dishes them self, it seems they dont collaborate well. We took the Endive salad which was very good. For the...More

Thank JonathanEastwood
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Very nice small place with very good food. Great pasta, great deserts and fabulous service.recomended!!

1  Thank Itay S
Reviewed 10 October 2017

I 've been a 2nd time to the restaurant today and was flashed- I can highly recommend the Tuna Salad, the Mushroom-Truffle-Oil-Pizza, and the Tiramisu!! Looking forward to the next time.

1  Thank MBmann
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Delicious pizza, pasta, good wines, scrumptious cheesecake, delectable cheesecake, superb service, nice atmosphere

1  Thank DanSap27
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We recently had dinner in this restaurant and had the loveliest of evenings. The surroundings are lovely with beautiful ceramic water jugs, quiet music, wooden tables, flowers and plants. The food was simply wonderful. I had sea bass and my husband - spaghetti with fish...More

1  Thank rahelgershuni
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

All the food was excellent! Pasta, salad, rice... you name it. We were a big group and we took half of the place (small place). I will recommend to come in small groups in order to enjoy the atmosphere of the place. Italian food is...More

1  Thank Damian F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 AM
12:00 PM - 11:30 AM
12:00 PM - 11:30 AM
12:00 PM - 11:30 AM
8:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Menakhem Usishkin, Jerusalem 9454102, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 2-625-1479
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