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Kohinoor Indian Restaurant

13 Shamai | City Center, Jerusalem 9463116, Israel
+972 2-940-0444
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible15%
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“naan” (5 reviews)
“rice” (9 reviews)
“kosher” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
13 Shamai | City Center, Jerusalem 9463116, Israel
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Reviewed 26 August 2017

Having so many menu items of Indian Specials especially Curry items we had delicious food and good services to our satisfaction. There was enough ambiance and good hospitality.

3  Thank jojo5222
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is the only Indian restaurant in Jerusalem, don't believe the claims there are another two on the internet. There aren't. Not kosher, which is disappointing but other than that it is a well equipped restaurant with a good range of food options. Portions are...More

Thank SunnydaleHuis
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We have been craving Indian food and the food at Kohinoor Indian did not disappoint. The butter chicken was VERY good however it does not come with naan or rice, you have to choose what you prefer a la carte. The vegetable Thali cost 45NIS/$11.70...More

2  Thank Ann C
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

First time visit. Not a planned dinner. Butter chicken tops.. Daal excellent. Good chicken Biryani. Naans good. Service was great. Chef made sure to make food to our taste and kept every dish as authentic as possible. Highly recommend..

Thank rbaddam
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

This has been our third visit as we are big fans of Indian food. This experience did not disappoint!! We were six friends with very differnet dietary restrictions - and all of us enjoyed every bite we took. Don't miss their Kashmiri dum aloo dish...More

1  Thank shachar123l
Reviewed 11 July 2016

We ate here about two weeks ago because it was close to our hotel and we really fancied a curry. My advice is to avoid this place like the plague. The service was pretty bad - the waiters were more interested in chatting with each...More

2  Thank Goonergirl62
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Great food, but terrible service- not too much to say but that, I wont go back only because of the service, which sucks because I simply love love love Indian food!

1  Thank DanieG21
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Good food. Lucky to have an Indian Restaurant here at Jerusalem. I would say, something better than nothing...

3  Thank Prashant S
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Been here twice. First time I went they didn't even have half of the menu available, and second time the food was average. Wouldn't go here again.

Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 13 June 2016

I don't write review too often, but this place really was frustrating for me. I flew into Jerusalem late one night, had to work the entire next day and missed a decent lunch, then was so excited to head to Kohinoor (right down from my...More

1  Thank hahayes008
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Cewin M
4 July 2017|
Response from Mahendra P |
I want to know is it open
Ariela A
6 July 2016|
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Response from Yifat M | Reviewed this property |
Well, i dont know regarding the kitchen, But- it is open on sabbath
9 October 2015|
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Response from yarrz | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we were there Friday evening.
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout
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  • Address: 13 Shamai | City Center, Jerusalem 9463116, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 2-940-0444
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