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Racha

) #107 of 610 Restaurants in Jerusalem €€ - €€€ Middle Eastern
6 Ha-Khavatselet, Jerusalem 9422406, Israel
+972 2-537-6600
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salads” (6 reviews)
“stews” (2 reviews)
“potatoes” (3 reviews)
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Middle Eastern
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
6 Ha-Khavatselet, Jerusalem 9422406, Israel
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1 - 10 of 69 reviews

Reviewed 3 July 2016

We found the missing restaurant in Tel-Aviv! The fabulous Lili Ben Shalom had succeeded with a unique formula to bring to Tel-Aviv a beautiful, authentic place which brings a lot of vitality and energy to the central city. After varied meals in Racha we can't...More

1  Thank Yarden D
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Atmosphere, service and food are amazing. A must for Jerusalem travelers. Thursday's they have two percussionists playing that really rock the house. The whole restaurant is dancing.

Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 24 February 2016

yummy nice atmosphere , great Georgian food. salads, stew, stuffed and boild or baked meat/potato filled does. Music and dancing - sometimes spontaneous....popular with groups from TLV - thats why they are moving

Thank Eliedaat
Reviewed 21 November 2015

I've visited Jerusalem a few days ago, and a friend recommended me to go to Racha, a Georgian restaurant located in cantral Jerusalem. A place with a special environment, and traditonal food. A cozy place with a homely atmosphere. The food was great and special,...More

Thank JosefHab
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Had dinner at Racha with my husband and two colleagues. The food was amazing and the owners and their family are so warm and hospitable. We had a fantastic evening and hope to make it back again. A wonderful evening in a great part of...More

Thank Maria L
Reviewed 15 September 2015

We came for dinner, but were very short of time. It's the kind of place where you should take your time, relax, enjoy the food and the atmosphere. We enjoyed it still, but should return when we have a whole evening. The food was tasty...More

Thank ugoren
Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

Great different food and fun! Owners are part of the experience. Definitely going back. Georgian ( Eastern Europe) fare with authentic preparation by the Georgian owners Jay

1  Thank jaypom
Reviewed 22 August 2015

Everything tastes like ground pepper, the owner is trying to push you to order the most expensive stuff.

2  Thank AnnR2
Reviewed 11 August 2015

.We enjoyed a wonderful evening. .A very warm hospitality. .Great Service .We loved the food, we recommend to try all entries.

Thank Ariel H
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

In short, much more than a restaurant dinner : on our second visit at the place we (my wife and myself ) celebrated our anniversary together with 2 more couples. This time we had the chance to taste dishes we "skiped" on our previous visits....More

Thank Ydna L
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Lorne271
Which kosher designation (hechsher) do you operate under please? Lorne
17 December 2014|
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Response from Ydna L |
I am not sure which exactly but as a frequent guest there i can only inform that many times i noticed dining there Rabbis and very Orthodox guests.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Ha-Khavatselet, Jerusalem 9422406, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 2-537-6600
Description
Georgian Cuisine like You've Never Tasted Racha Restaurant is located at Hahavatzelet St. in the heart of Jerusalem, in a building dated from the time of the British mandate in Israel.The inspiration for the restaurant's name, Racha, comes from a breathtaking region in Georgia, where the restaurant owners were born.Racha is a Georgian restaurant, offering a unique culinary and ethnic experience, from the interior design to the hosts and chef who were born in Racha.An ancient legend tells, "When G-d divided the earth into the nations of the world, the Georgians were too busy eating and drinking, and arrived too late. They invited G-d to join them and so He gave them the land He had been saving for Himself".The restaurant proudly continues the Georgian tradition of plenty and infinite hospitality.On the premises are two luxurious bars, one for smoking, serving authentic Georgian tapas to satisfy every palate.We invite you to be part of this extraordinary experience combining fine food and sumptuous drink.The restaurant holds events with up to 100 guests.Owner name : Lily , Traditional Georgian Cuisine
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