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Jerusalem Restaurant

1890 E Evans Ave, Denver, CO 80210-4604
+1 303-777-8828
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“falafel” (24 reviews)
“rice” (17 reviews)
“lamb shank” (6 reviews)
Opens in 26 min
All hours
Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1890 E Evans Ave, Denver, CO 80210-4604
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wonderful small neighborhood restaurant. Food was in large portions. Saw lots of locals picking up food to go - always a good sign of good food! Enjoyed our meals!

Thank Caryn P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

New to town, we visited one evening to try something different. Long story short, the food was fantastic. We tried some Shawarmha and curry, as well as appetizers. We loved every bit. Our only complaint was we ordered our apps and meal, then waited 30...More

Thank Travis P
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Don't come here if you expect any kind of decent service. Total joke. Rude. Incompetent. Deathly slow.

Thank Fred G
Reviewed 15 August 2017

My wife and I had invited family and friends in Denver to a dinner on our last night there. We chose Jerusalem Restaurant on the recommendation of a friend. The place was casual, relaxed and friendly. The evening was mild so we were seated outside...More

Thank dh0414
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Such good food at a great price! I brought a group of students here who had never eaten this type of food before and they were all completely smitten by the time we finished our meal.

Thank Jennifer N
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

After driving by this restaurant for years we finally ate here. I'm so glad we did. Got the super plate with a variety so I could try a lot of different things. Many I had never eaten before. Everything was great. The desserts looked so...More

Thank MullyMcCammon
Reviewed 1 August 2017

I searched out the Jerusalem Restaurant for a Kabob Sandwich to-go because my normal go-to Middle Eastern restaurant closed early. When I found the restaurant on Evans St, it was was surprisingly crowded, especially for a Sunday. After stepping in the door it and scanning...More

Thank B G
Reviewed 29 July 2017

This may not look like a fancy place but it is the best for Middle Eastern food. We try to visit anytime we are in the area. We share the combination plate and I love the yogurt drink and Arabic coffee with a dessert -...More

Thank 617debrah
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Well from the outside it looks like a shack and the interior is not so great either, but gosh darn...they have amazing food and great service on top of it. The portion size is large, the cost is low and the quality is top notch....More

Thank LynE1
Reviewed 14 July 2017

My daughter and I stopped here when we were looking at the University of Denver. We had an awesome meal. We ordered Gyros with a side of Fatouch Salad. We also ordered the Humus and had the Baklava for dessert. Truly, a great meal.

Thank Kevin W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 04:00
10:00 - 04:00
10:00 - 04:00
10:00 - 04:00
10:00 - 04:00
10:00 - 04:00
10:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1890 E Evans Ave, Denver, CO 80210-4604
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: +1 303-777-8828
  • E-mail
Since 1978, Jerusalem Restaurant has created an environment where good food is enjoyed in good company. Indulge in sensational desserts prepared by our kitchen. Or enjoy mouth watering Lamb Shanks that literally falls off the bone. At Jerusalem Restaurant we pride ourselves on offering our guests genuine hospitality with a casual environment that's perfect for any occasion. It's a "home away from home" for those that are familiar with Falafel and Gyros. We look forward to serving you again and again and we thank our "regulars" from the bottom of our hearts! Without you all, we would be nothing.
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