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Mount of Olives Restaurant Cafe

Mount of Olives Road, Jerusalem, Israel
+972 54-757-1043
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good4%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible60%
4 weeks ago
18 Jul 2017
“Arabic speakers don't get ripped off”
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Middle Eastern, Greek, Israeli
Mount of Olives Road, Jerusalem, Israel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was under average. Maybe even a bit old. The place cannot be called a restaurant. It is not clean and it was probably never renovated. The guy tried to convince us to pay three (3) times the normal price for what we ordered....More

1  Thank ciprian_2012
Reviewed 18 July 2017

I see the reviews for this place are pretty terrible, and I can only say that we did not have the same experience and that was probably because we were with an Arabic speaker who ordered for us. The view is pretty nice when you've...More

Thank SunnydaleHuis
Reviewed 14 March 2016

This is the worst restaurant I've ever gone to. I wish I would of read those reviews beforehand. All the bad reviews are true. It's super unclean and the owner is a liar. They take advantage of how tired you are from that climb and...More

1  Thank Marlene H
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Small café - restaurant which, in the past, proposed very good falafels. Now, it's horrible and incredible. After a classical "be welcome", the boss has let us 10' to gulp down the "meal" (prepared in non sense). Avoid absolutely this horrible address Above all :...More

2  Thank Jean-Charles C
Reviewed 28 June 2015

Well, we were hungry and there didn't seem to be that many other options in the neighbourhood. We had two very mediocre plates of chicken with rice, some greens, and two soft drinks. The waiter wanted $150. After some negotiation, we landed on about $60,...More

1  Thank tbrown201
Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

Walked up to top of Mount of Olives. Although it looked somewhat seedy, I thought we might have a snack. Big Mistake! Ordered a few things worth $30 Shekels but he charged $140. This guy is a joke or thinks tourists are stupid. Food &...More

2  Thank Robert D
Reviewed 14 February 2015

DO NOT GO HERE!! The son greets you in the street, knowing that by the time you have just climbed up the Mt. of Olives, you are tired, ready to sit down and have a drink. We went to the rooftop (which is dirty) and...More

3  Thank optionsottawa
Reviewed 1 January 2015

We stopped on a rainy cold winter day and were the only customers, so we received decent customer service. We ordered some kebabs to go and they were average quality albeit quite expensive for what you receive. Food was hot and the coffee was actually...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 27 June 2014

As the other people said - avoid this place!!! The owner and his son are kind only at the beginnig when they try to convince you to enter their roof top place, where the view is nothing better than what you have for free just...More

2  Thank man4business
Reviewed 14 January 2014

My husband and I visited this restaurant across from our hotel. After a days sightseeing we were hungry and ready for something to eat. The owner beckoned us upstairs to enjoy the rooftop terrace , that is very nice and the view in incredible... But...More

4  Thank biggurl333
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Middle Eastern, Greek, Israeli
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  • Address: Mount of Olives Road, Jerusalem, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 54-757-1043
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