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Derech Ruppin 11 | Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
+972 2-648-0862
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Closes in 16 min
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Israeli, Mediterranean, Grill, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Kosher, Gluten Free Options
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Derech Ruppin 11 | Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
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1 - 10 of 202 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a tour in the Israel Museum, my wife and I entered the Modern restaurant. The place, located near the entrance of the museum, is nicely designed and not too crowded. We ordered two first courses, two main courses and a dessert. Everything was very...More

Thank Shay M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After spending a physically and emotionally exhausting day touring the old city, we headed over to the Israel Museum, open late on Tuesdays. We needed a comfortable and convenient place to eat and rest and found it at Modern at the museum. Our waitress couldn't...More

Thank Ellen L
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We went for lunch and it was awesome. The service was nice and professional! If you want to enjoy Israel and it’s kitchen you’re here at the right place.

Thank Emily M
Reviewed 5 October 2017

היכנס Translate כבה תרגום מהיר אנגליתעבריתערביתאתר שפה עבריתאנגליתערבית We're returning gusts on purpose. It isn't another restaurant. We enjoyed while treated by dedicated and professional staff. We had special hospitality . Our guests from Canada and Israel enjoyed special, tasty and meticulous dishes. The service...More

Thank mottibi
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

We had a very positive experience here. Our waitress was charming and solicitous. We had the business lunch. The dishes were excellent and nicely presented . Lovely choices on the menu. The quality of the meat is very good. The beef looked fantastic- we didn't...More

Thank Judy T
Reviewed 4 October 2017

3.5* Modern Israeli Museum Nice salads Refreshing lime juice drink Good eats of lentils, hummus, tomatoes, schwarma, chicken drum sticks Watermelon for dessert

Thank Rosquete
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Tonight I joined friends at The Israel Museum and discovered what must be one of the museums most prized treasures, the restaurant Modern. From the inviting atmosphere to the friendly and knowledgeable staff to the gourmet food, all this combined to give us the perfect...More

1  Thank chrisatknsc
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful experience at the restaurant with great modern Israeli cuisine. We were well looked after by Ariel. Highly recommend while in Jerusalem.

1  Thank Don A
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Can’t fault this place - with its amazing modern Israeli cuisine and service. Ariel our waiter went above and beyond to make our experience as pleasant as possible and the chocolate tartlets for dessert were the icing on the cake. Definitely recommend a trip here...More

Thank Matt H
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Great food and sit down after museum visit. Restaurant atmosphere. Friendly and helpful staff. Suggest they add bowl of local olives to menu

Thank Sambobobo
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Philippa S
11 October 2017|
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Response from avital g | Property representative |
Sorry we are not. Sunday to Friday only. Thanks and See you at modern .
22 July 2017|
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Response from avital g | Property representative |
Yes. We have Jerusalem kosher certificate
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 55
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View
Open Hours
11:45 AM - 5:00 PM
11:45 AM - 5:00 PM
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 5:00 PM
11:45 AM - 5:00 PM
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Derech Ruppin 11 | Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 2-648-0862
  • E-mail
one of 10 best restaurant in jerusalem -2015-2016. Cuisine offers a contemporary, creative and a personal statement. The restaurant's design, its location in the Israel Museum, the Cross Valley scenery and views of the Knesset, Jerusalem ambience unique. MODERN dishes based on old Jerusalem cuisine that evolved outside the walls. Warm flavors of longing for distant lands. Chef episode and reassembled the recipes and created a modern kitchen with local flavors. Great ingredients, according to the season. Menu Business Lunch - noon Sunday-Thursday, MODERN offers business meals include appetizer and main course, the price of the first tranche. Him, and allow special buy wine. Average age - 30 at the wine - beef carpaccio, green pepper grinding Jerusalem market, lamb kebab bulgur salad. Children - like schnitzel and pasta in a tomato. But will try the great food. Drink Home - a wide variety of wine, a collection of special wines and wineries of rare, depending on the preference of the audience and the prices vary. Beer, champagne and alcohol. Happy hour - soon refreshed - MODERN restaurant menus change, renewable and refreshed frequently depending on the season and what's available in the market. In addition, ask about special today. The varied menu, extensive selection of wines, the service attentive, courteous and professional, are a recipe unique character of MODERN. Scroll up Scroll down
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