We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


18 Yosef Rivlin, Jerusalem, Israel
+972 2-502-0069
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good18%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (11 reviews)
“schnitzel” (6 reviews)
“beef kabobs” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
18 Yosef Rivlin, Jerusalem, Israel
Write a Review
Reviews (115)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 115 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had fish and chips, scillian pasta, orange juice, carrot and ginger, chocolate delight - very tasty and service relaxed. Pipped music

Thank Lawrence P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were also lured in by the matre'd on the street. All typical Israeli dishes lined out table. There was a delicious soup ordered, "Jerusalem Grill" was enjoyed, schnitzel which is a simple dish and can be found anywhere. Had a tasting of different beers....More

Thank lovethebeach11229
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good: friendly service, nice location and nice music. Bad: The food is average, we had a hummus which was correct and the recommended fish which was only ok and quite expensive, for the same money you have better fish options close; something we disliked is...More

Thank Eva M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently had dinner at Alma on Yosef Rivlin in the New City area of Jerusalem and found this to be an ok restaurant. There is outdoor and indoor seating. You'll notice this restaurant as they have large pots of soup on display outside the...More

Thank BradJill
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We were lured in by a guy infront promising us they made all their food freshly. The waiters inside hurried around but were very chaotic. They forgot our main dish and it took them forever to bring a new one. While waiting we saw the...More

Thank Cecily S
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We stumbled across this restaurant whilst out walking with some friends and looking for food. This was a gem. Don't expect anything smart, chic, trendy or classy. This was just about good, tasty food, friendly staff and a jolly good evening.

Thank Ruth F
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

What a find, in the heart of Jerusalem. Amazing soup, kube- a type of meat filled matzoh ball in homemade soups. We tried 2 of them and both delicious! The hummus with mixed grill was the best I ever had and I have tried many....More

Thank dorigrbm
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

We are here recently and the experience wasn't particularly good. Nor was it a cheap-eat. The meal took a long time to come out. I ordered the chicken breast. The chicken was cooked well but the salad was sub par (old tomato etc). The rice...More

Thank Fiona M
Reviewed 14 January 2017

This is a cross between a café and restaurant. The food we had was great, very yummy pasta and soup. The staff - Ben, Barrack and Shlomi were really attentive and gave great service. Very nice and good value.

Thank jessy4jessy
Reviewed 6 January 2017

We went there 2 days. First time they told us the kitchen was saturated and they couldn't take in more costumers (and there were empty tables). We came back later as recommended at our hostel. Food was ok but expensive. We had pumpkin balls and...More

Thank Mike M
Nearby Restaurants
Gourmandises by Yoel
249 reviews
.09 km away
517 reviews
.10 km away
Dolphin Yam
506 reviews
.04 km away
283 reviews
.06 km away
Nearby Attractions
Jaffa Gate (Bab al-Khalil)
529 reviews
.11 km away
The Friends of Zion Museum
139 reviews
.04 km away
Hebrew Music Museum
57 reviews
.08 km away
Italian Synagogue
28 reviews
.15 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Alma staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Yosef Rivlin, Jerusalem, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 2-502-0069
  • E-mail