Shem Tov restaurant in Jerusalem Mahane Yehuda Market

In the heart of Jerusalem and Machane Yehuda Market, amidst a mix of smells and tastes from the country’s good earth, stands the Shem Tov, an authentic Shuk restaurant.
At the entrance to the shop, time has been frozen during the late 60’s of the former century. Between the Iraqi market and the Hmar gamblers, up to Ha-Agas street and the shouts of the vendors and salesmen. The endless hustle and bustle of the market enchants the atmosphere surrounding it, creating an unforgettable experience.

The Shem Tov restaurant offers delicious home cooked cuisine with a middle eastern, Italian – Greek kitchen, as well as an original Jerusalem beer bar.
Cooking workshops are held at the restaurant with the famous Jerusalem Chef Shmil Holland along side quality alcohol tastings, original Israeli brewed beer, and wine ranging from Golan Hights wineries up in the north and down to Kadesh Barnea wineries in the south.
The restaurant is suitable for private and business events, groups up to 70 people, families celebrating their occasions, and individuals looking for the Shuk experience with its special cuisine.
Come enjoy the exquisite experience of Machne Yehuda market, listen to its music, taste its famous food and have a toast of the famous Machiya (Moroccan Araq) – *Lechayim!
*Cheers in Hebrew

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HaEshkol 4, Jerusalem
Mahane Yehuda Merket

Opening Hours

  • Monday18:00 - 02:00
  • Tuesday18:00 - 02:00
  • Wednesday18:00 - 02:00
  • Thursday12:00 - 02:00
  • Friday08:00 - One hour before Shabbat
  • SaturdayOne hour after end of Shabbat - 03:00
  • Sunday18:00 - 02:00

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שם טוב | בר - מסעדה בשוק מחנה יהודה בירושלים | 2015 - 2016