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The Pagoda

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Gdud Barak St | North of Downtown, Tiberias, Israel
+972 4-672-5513
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Bethesda
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of my friends recommended this place and it was delicious! I love Mediterranean food but was happy for this break from hummus, pita and meat. They have great combination platters. The sushi was very tasty.

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Thank LeahSMD
Houston, Texas
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56 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When our group of 45 American tourists drove into the parking lot of The Pagoda, we were a little uncertain - a Chinese restaurant in Tiberius, Israel? We were here to experience the Holy Land, and were curious how Asian food would fit in. We did not need to be concerned - The Pagoda not only offered good food, but... More 

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Thank LeftGoose
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good food and tasty; excellent view from the decks. but overpriced. The view and not too many good restaurants at Tiberias deserve the price.

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Thank guscanzobre
Kiryat Tivon, Israel
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46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There should be a rule for waiters, like the "first do no harm" for doctors, "first tell people what is not on the menu." When it turned out our first and second choices were not available (Wednesday, 4 pm), I wanted to leave, we should have left. But the restaurant is right on the water and my husband, who only... More 

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Thank melpomene2043
Mainz, Germany
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had diner during our Trip to Tiberias. The food was Really good, highly recommend the black pepper beef. Just 3 Points, because staff was friendly but had to wait a long time for clearing plates and more Drinks. And there were just 5 tables to serv.

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Thank Thorsten B
Dimona, Israel
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140 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although you can order from the Decks menu at the Pagoda, I recommend against it. Friends have been disappointed, and around 1/3 of the Decks reviews on TripAdvisor are negative. Sticking to the Pagoda menu, my wife and I had a great meal. We started out with a large carafe of soup for two (I recommend anything but the Wonton... More 

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Thank Daveed S
Israel
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87 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

I can't tell you if all the food is great there but I have never been disappointed with the sweet and sour chicken nor have any guests that I've ever taken there been disappointed with the various beef dishes they ordered. The atmosphere and service is great. If you don't like something they happily replace it for you. We've celebrated... More 

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Thank MiriMargaret
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

The food and ambience at Pagoda is excellent but the best part was the very attentive and friendly staff.

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Thank Abigail L
Long Island, New York
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87 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We were there as a group. They say is separately outside. It was a hot day and I would prefer air conditioning inside. Anyway, we were given choice of fish tilapia, chicken and/or appetizers only. Fish and chicken with appetizers was $20, only appetizers were $13. They started with appetizers- focaccia bread, blooming onion, falafel balls with humus and cole... More 

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Tel-Aviv
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216 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Wקמt with family member for lunch. The menu - from first reading - was appetizing. What a hug disappointment ! The food was not fresh, not testy and I can be very rough and say that it was even disgusting at a level that it was uneatable. We called the manager of the restaurant to tell her what we think... More 

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Thank Rina F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Kosher
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gdud Barak St | North of Downtown, Tiberias, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Northern District  >  Galilee  >  Tiberias
  • Phone Number: +972 4-672-5513

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