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Maalot Nahalat Shiv'a 4 | Center, Jerusalem, Israel
+972 2-624-3434
19:00 - 03:00
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Sun - Sat 19:00 - 03:00
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Lausanne, Switzerland
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I read some average reviews of the place, so I came there without any high expectation. What I found was an amazingly nice service, which is pretty rare in Jerusalem. This helped to us to feel very comfortable in the restaurant. The atmosphere is really cozy and original with nice music that still allows to nicely talk to your neighbour.... More 

Thank Marco C
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good location at the center of the cily, at a back alley, Good food, good ambiance, good music, good prices and best people

Thank Yael L
Melbourne, Australia
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74 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After gorging ourselves on falafel and hummus for a week we wanted a change so found Shanty on TA, so glad we did. Fantastic food, service and cocktails! We enjoyed our first night there so much we took my inlaws the next night and it didn't disappoint. The chicken wings and stuffed vine leaves are particularly good and the Shanty... More 

Thank Trinity S
Jerusalem, Israel
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

I admit I'm a local! That means I'm broke, and I know where to eat and drink. I ate, and drank with the owner/chef Alon, 28 years ago! He looks great at around 50, running the kitchen(open views of food prep) Now remember folks, I'm a value for money, kind of guy. That means I always order the balsamic steak,with... More 

Thank Dan V
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Amazing ambience, wonderful service Carpaccio and Ceviche to die for and the hamburger was the best I've ever had. All in all a great experience!!!! P.s. Great bar and smoking section.

Thank Haim B
Angus Scotland
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

This really is a hidden gem and we ate here twice during our 7 night stay in Jerusalem. It is a little hard to find in a lane behind and parallel to Ma'Alot Nakhalat Shiv'a St. The Pad Thai is cooked to the spiciness of your taste and is a very generous portion. The mussels in raki were awesome! Open... More 

Thank dunnard
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Shanty is one of our favorites. it has been there from our beginning and lasted throughout our lives. It has updated itself, but kept the main dishes there. it is a big place with the feeling of a small cozy family home. שאנטי תמיד היתה בתמונה של חיינו. מאד אוהבים את המקום, וממליצים בחום. מקום ביתי, מחבק. אוכל מצוין. מקום... More 

Thank Shachar O
Beder, Denmark
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

The setting are like a place where the founding fathers and mothers of Israel could have been meeting. The place is full of atmosphere. The food and service is among the best i have had, it is modern tasteful and made whith a lot of care.. So thank you very much for two wonderful meals.

1 Thank larsks
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Can't miss the muscles special and the spicy wings. Well known establishment that goes way back. The chef is the owner himself and responsible for making all the delicious dishes.

Thank ortalx
Helsinki, Finland
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Very nice place with cozy atmosphere an friendly staff. And what matters most the food was really good. I had sirloin and my girlfriend had seabream.

Thank JarppiVee

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
19:00 - 03:00
19:00 - 03:00
19:00 - 03:00
19:00 - 03:00
19:00 - 03:00
19:00 - 03:00
19:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maalot Nahalat Shiv'a 4 | Center, Jerusalem, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Jerusalem District  >  Jerusalem
  • Phone Number: +972 2-624-3434

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?