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Majda

Ein Raffa, Abu Ghosh, Israel
+972 2-579-7108
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp” (6 reviews)
“couscous” (5 reviews)
“sardines” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Ein Raffa, Abu Ghosh, Israel
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1 - 10 of 82 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely weather, final event after 3 hours of wine tasting. Fresh limonade and a cold sparkling water helped at first, then came the hot soup. Main course turned out to be redundant, as the soup was so rich and well prepared. Still good food, amateurish...More

Thank ybhk19
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All middle eastern restaurants are more or less the same , but not Majda . It has created unique dishes , changing daily according to available fresh produce . If you want to try something "out of the box" in local cuisine then it definitely...More

Thank Arie S
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere at Majda is one of peace and relaxation, as if you are sitting in the privacy of your own back garden and are being served with delicious food. Our visit to Majda was spontaneous and even though we had read some reviews en...More

Thank Adam099
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

We wanted to stop for a bite on the way to Jerusalem. I really didn't feel like having a heavy lunch in the regular restaurants in Abu Gosh. My wife found Majda in an internet search. The restaurant is quiet and spacious. The variety is...More

Thank drorli
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Very nice place but that is all!!! The food is not good and prices are high. Will not go recommend to go there.

Thank Eitan160
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Majda promises a combination between traditional middle-eastern cuisine and European fine dining and it DELIVERS. Service is also extremely nice and efficient.

Thank Bar H
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Peaceful, relaxing setting at the top end of an Arab village, high up in the hills near Jerusalem, but actually only 30 minutes drive from Tel Aviv airport! The cooking was creative and the tastes divine. We had two starters - shrimp and burekas -...More

Thank Graham J
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

45 minutes from Jaffa and only 20 minutes from Jerusalem. I've been coming to this consistently creative and peacefully located restaurant ever since it opened. The lamb shoulder and the large bureka are firm favorites of mine, but no dish has ever disappointed.

Thank Gadingabout
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and goddaughter ate dinner here and has read about Majda in advance of a 2 week Israeli vacation. It's a bit off the beaten track outside Jerusalem (Ein Rafa) but well worth the trip. The wife is a chef and we are experienced...More

1  Thank Ron S
Reviewed 13 May 2017

I experienced Majda Restaurant ' cuisine and quietness. The food was healthy, tasty and the context made it even better.

Thank na l
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DM_YYZ
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Response from Shay L | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure it is open on mondays. If you'd like i may suggest rama's kitchen, or adom
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ein Raffa, Abu Ghosh, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Abu Ghosh
  • Phone Number: +972 2-579-7108
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Description
Inside A Village 10 Minutes From Jerusalem, Very Hipe, Very Popular, Amazing Food.
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