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5 Ha-Eshkol, Jerusalem 9432205, Israel
+972 2-623-4595
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good51%
  • Average3%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“soups” (8 reviews)
“goulash” (3 reviews)
“falafel” (6 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Kosher
5 Ha-Eshkol, Jerusalem 9432205, Israel
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The food in this place was delicious. very simply made but taste is sooooo good. Hummus, chicken with herbs, the salad were all good. Can be crowded during lunch time, you have to go early. Basic place no service as it is self-service but go...More

Thank R43i43t47a47
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stop in for a quick lunch on Friday- do not miss the kubbeh soup Reasonably priced and casual. They have two locations, one in Mahane yehuda and one in the center

Thank Avivina
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Kubas are OK but the service is not efficient and the staff are just rude giving a non comfort feeling. I will not return to this place. There are dozens of better places to eat at.

Thank jesus_moses
Reviewed 18 December 2016

My friend and I had a wonderful lunch, great price, filling food. It's nice that you see the food you're going to eat, so no surprises.

Thank sportgran
Reviewed 20 November 2016

A simple place with basic accommodation and very long lines of people waiting to order from a variety of dishes. The concept is to find a table, and then to wait in line, until you reach a small window, then to order from a variety...More

Thank DRO669
Reviewed 24 September 2016

First time we went it was closed, so we went back the next day for a late lunch....we enjoyed this place and would recommend, but we were a bit confused when we went up to order and didn't really take in the whole menu choices,...More

Thank bluesmama11
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

For 30 and some years I keep coming back again and again.Although the original Rachmo is not with us any more,the children have kept the food the same!Try the Huomus and Falafel-I'm sure you won't be sorry....😆

Thank Adihart11
Reviewed 14 July 2016

It doesn't matter if you are a pauper or a king , a student with a minimal income or a millionaire. At Rachmo you all sit together and have the best old fashioned Jerusalem menu and incredible food. There is no real service , you...More

Thank Ian W
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

During shopping in the market of Jerusalem, I went inside this old restaurant and ate a plate of hummus. It's been done with loving hands of the mid age woman who's been working there for a few decades, and it was very tasty. Somehow it...More

Thank eyoram
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Old style Jerusalem taste, Good soups,salads, and excelent value for your payment Service like in students menza,still taste above all

Thank airport2015
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is there a branch on nahalat shiva street in the center if jerusalem
7 June 2016|
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Response from eyoram | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is, and there are also many fine other restaurants in nachalat shiva
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Ha-Eshkol, Jerusalem 9432205, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 2-623-4595
  • E-mail
Arguably the best hummus in Israel
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