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Taj Mahal

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Leorndo Inn Hotel | Dead-Sea, Ein Bokek 8693000, Israel
+972 53-650-6502
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Melbourne, Australia
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34 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We ate here for my birthday. Very interesting with heaps to eat from the banquet menu. There really isn't much to choose from in Ein Bokek with the big hotels doing mass produced quantity meals. Taj Mahal is the unique place to eat really interesting middle eastern food.

Thank paulsaffigna
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I had an amazing time here very good food and the waiter (Moataz) was very nice. Thank you again

1 Thank Jeremy J
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155 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived late for the restaurant in the hotel where we were staying and we wanted something light for dinner. Taj Mahal was good because we ordered a grilled chicken meal, which came with salads (usual way restaurant meals are served in Israel) and a grilled eggplant with tahine sauce. The food was just ok but the open atmosphere was... More 

Thank My_Aunt
New York City
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We sponsored a family lunch for 23 adults and 4 children after a visit to nearby Masada. The service was excellent and the food was very good. There were enough meal choices so everyone could find something they liked, event those who are "semi-kosher". Just understand that seating is on low cushions so elderly people may have a little difficulty,... More 

Thank ggb1945
Lugano, Switzerland
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cozy restaurant, quite cold in winter. One of the very few choices in Ein Bokek, apart from hotel restaurants. We had a vegetarian meal with hummus, falafel, eggplant, and tahini. Tasty but no different from what you can get on the streets of Jerusalem for half the price.

Thank Stolsiss
Odessa, Ukraine
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1,056 reviews
538 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were on our way back to Tel Aviv but needed some lunch. So we went to 'Taj Mahal', a strange name for a restaurant offering Israeli food. We entered and got a table - but everything was sooooooo dirty, the table, the seats...We asked the waiter to clean and received nothing but a surprised glance. Only when we repeated... More 

1 Thank HONkiev
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Humus was a disaster! Dishes went out of the kitchen at different time and long waiting. Atmosphere is nice but no more than that

Thank Elnatan F
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

First off the design and atmosphere is amazing, lovely comfortable seating you can sit there for a while and have a great time. The food was very good, we got a mixed big platter - all kinds of salads and dips, then meat, chicken and some other sort of skewers. You can get hookah, and great drinks - the arak... More 

Thank Raizy P
Natanya, Israel
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

We had a very light and enjoyable lunch with friends at this lovely bedoin tent on the Dead Sea. Excellent food and service. Thank you.

Thank Philip G
Boca Raton, Florida
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Welcomed with a great smile and a promise that we will enjoy the food. It is built as a "beduiin desert tent" with appropriate decor. I recommend the mixed grill plater which is composed of a variety of Israeli salads and a mixed fare of meats on skewers and spicy Moroccan sausages and kebabs. We also enjoyed grilled tender lamb... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Leorndo Inn Hotel | Dead-Sea, Ein Bokek 8693000, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Dead Sea Region  >  Ein Bokek
  • Phone Number: +972 53-650-6502
Ein Bokek is a hotel complex by the Dead Sea with few independent restaurants. The Taj Mahal is one of the only free standing restaurants and it is a more pleasant, cheaper and better quality place to eat than the hotel restaurants.

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