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Ben Yehuda Street

Ben Yehuda Street, Jerusalem, Israel
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Great street to wander around the shops and restaurants

Ben Yehuda has it all. There are many great shops, restaurants and people watching. Try to visit... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Stamford, Connecticut
fun to stroll and shop

fun street to stroll and watch the stores and shop - I enjoy taking in the people and the smells... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
New York City, New York
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Named after Eliezer Ben Yehuda who revived Hebrew as a modern language, this busy street is filled with cafes, shops and street vendors. Visit ben-yehudah-streetDOTcom to see shops and businesses on Ben Yehuda Street
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  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Ben Yehuda Street, Jerusalem, Israel
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Ben Yehuda has it all. There are many great shops, restaurants and people watching. Try to visit Ben Yehuda to enjoy your Jerusalem experience

Thank RenandIssey
Reviewed 4 days ago

fun street to stroll and watch the stores and shop - I enjoy taking in the people and the smells highly recommend

Thank badbaruch57
Reviewed 6 days ago

Bustling with tourists and locals six days a week, Ben Yahuda is a great place to shop and eat. Something for everyone here.

Thank Irene K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked up and down the street and really enjoyed the atmosphere all around. There were plenty of cafes and restaurants to stop at.

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great place to visit. Watching people and performers. Great dinner at Piccolino Loved the umbrellas overhead

Thank frankiefromtheblock
Reviewed 1 week ago

This central Jerusalem street is a pedestrian mall with classic stores and restaurants lining it.Great early morning coffee shops, lunch take out and cafe restaurants as well as late night pizza and high end restaurants here. Impromptu musicians will show up as well as young...More

Thank martin k
Reviewed 1 week ago

Souvenir shops ,eating places ...from felaffel to icecream. Always busy and the shops stay open till late . Lots of new boutique hotels in the area . You are likely to meet someone you know there.

Thank Marion S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ben Yehuda Street is several block of evening action. Shops and fast food stops abound. It has really evolved into an area where people in their teens, 20's and 30's congregate. With the global economy, and internet sales, travelers are not going to necessarily find...More

Thank Rich L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice walking area. At Friday morning very crowd with all stores and restaurants open but at midday start to empty and from evening to Saturday no action. Needed to go to side street to find a kios, bar or restaurant open. I suggest to city...More

Thank Zvi W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great Night Life after Daily Tours, American Israel Tours, Amazing Experience, Definitely a Bucket list items, lots of walking, drink lots of water

Thank Alfredo H
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26 February 2017|
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Response from tobyrev1217 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure about when and how late the transportation runs after it starts up again after Shabbat. It is pretty safe. You should be aware of people and your belongings anywhere in the world you are, as a solo female. Make... More
27 October 2015|
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Response from Robyn E | Reviewed this property |
There is underground parking on Modechai A'liash St. behind the City Tower building. Also, there is a parking structure and an outdoor parking lot on Mesilat Yesharim St. These are all very close to Ben Yehuda St. but may be... More
23 July 2015|
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Response from shapgo | Reviewed this property |
I was focused on jewelry and Judaica but there are several shops and should have some of what you are looking for. Also check Mamila Mall stores and the local newspaper or contact your concierge ahead of time for arts and... More