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Armenian Tavern

79 Armenian Patriarchate Rd | Armenian Quarter, Jerusalem, Israel
+972 2-627-3854
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Opens in 27 min
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Middle Eastern, Eastern European, Armenian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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79 Armenian Patriarchate Rd | Armenian Quarter, Jerusalem, Israel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Surprisingly few proper sit down restaurants in the old city - this was the favourite one we found. Lovely stone vaulted ceilings ( so nice and cool). Like entering a different country. Friendly efficient service decent food and good service. Would go back.

Thank Stephenjeanja
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had dinner here with my girlfriend the food was delicious and authentic Armenian Cooks service was fast and amazingly friendly wasn't my first time I always come here every few years the owner is friendly and he recognized me when we asked for the...More

Thank massam6776
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have visited the Armenian Tavern on several trips to the Old City. It is family run and offers a quality meal with a variety of options. The decor is delightful and cozy and most of all reflective of the uniqueness of Jerusalem.

Thank KateKelley
Reviewed 3 August 2017

It was a hot day in Jerusalem, and we were looking to get out of the sun. We had often walked by the Armenian Tavern and wondered what was inside. The first thing inside was cool air as we walked down to below street level....More

Thank George R
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

They are not too many sit-down restaurants in the Old City of Jerusalem which makes the ArnenIan Tavern a Good place to eat. The food was good in an air conditioned restaurant full of photos and items on display. We enjoyed our kabobs and the...More

Thank dagsmith
Reviewed 11 July 2017

wonderful atmosphere; fast service, but food quite mediocre, adequate, but not realy evocative of what armenian cooking is about. More like fast food for tourists.

Thank Ivan K
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

With so many excellent restaurants in Jerusalem, this one is not too high on the scale. We saw it more as a novelty to have Armenian food in the Armenian Quarter of the Old City Jerusalem. The restaurant is like being in a small museum...More

Thank EandSmee
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Good atmosphere and decoration. Service was a bit in rush . Food was good but overpriced according what you get but jerusalem in general is expensive !

Thank Vasilis L
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is beautiful as it is filled with museum pieces. The people are very friendly. Food is ordinary.

Thank Ginacovi
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Drawn here for the desire to try authentic Armenian food- I mean it Is in the Armenian Quarter right? and by the pictures, the ambiance looked so cool. The ambiance was spot on with the old world feel to it. It is hard to make...More

Thank 1dancing_fool
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 79 Armenian Patriarchate Rd | Armenian Quarter, Jerusalem, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem>  > Givat Ram
  • Neighbourhood: Givat Ram
  • Phone Number: +972 2-627-3854
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