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Dolphin Yam

9 Shimon Ben Shetach str., Jerusalem 9362909, Israel
+972 2-623-2272
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (76 reviews)
“bread” (50 reviews)
“fresh fish” (19 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 Shimon Ben Shetach str., Jerusalem 9362909, Israel
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1 - 10 of 425 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

very quite and clean great food but a bit pricey the food was fresh but the dishes were small , but they were all great and very well made . the place itself was a bit small but very nice and clean . the staff...More

Thank Miki H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate at the place four and two months ago, and loved it both times. The food and the service was great. Would also like to mention Noy (I hope I remember the name correctly), the waitress in the second visit. Her recommendations for the meal...More

Thank Neta D
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Just enjoyed a wonderful dinner at Dolphin Yam. They serve lovely small plates , kind of like tapas, with an excellent focaccia, which are gratis if you order a main course. My wife had a calamari and shrimp dish with a very good sauce. I...More

Thank Arthur B
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

This fish restaurant may be well rated on Trip Advisor but according to me it was one of the worst culinary experience I ever had ! The attitude of the staff is totally inadequate as the cooker stay smoking at the entrance of the kitchen...More

1  Thank Olivier D
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We had dinner there tonight , sat outside nice atmosphere. Friendly staff . They start you with fresh bread and salads and spreads for free nice touch , extra bread they do charge for lol ! Menu is mainly fish and seafood . The fish...More

Thank Steven Z
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

But... went there Friday night, after making a reservation. A very big variety in the menu, which normally I don't like. But everything we tried was very good. We took sashimi with figs and bisque soup for starters. Was amazing. For main we took a...More

Thank michal t
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Our experience with Dolphin Yam was close to many of the other reviews. The food was very good, fish was fresh and there was a great selection. The service was pretty slow, my impression was that they are understaffed. But they were still very friendly....More

Thank David B
Reviewed 9 July 2018

evry time the same -great food great service . the price is worth more. the best restaurant for me and my family in jerusalem

Thank Herman I
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Everything was great about this place. Had (some) fish that we had never heard off in the UK and, thankfully, were persuaded to have the Clos Du Gat chardonnay which was very good indeed!

Thank Mark B
Yonatan C, Owner at Dolphin Yam, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2018

Hello. Thank you very much for your review. We really hope to see you again soon. Yonatan

Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Hotel recommendation. Sales were weak and uninteresting. Bakes while fish food. Potatoes boring. Unfriendly service. Very expensive.

Thank shel256
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$60
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Shimon Ben Shetach str., Jerusalem 9362909, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 2-623-2272
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