Restaurants

Top Choice Gelato in South City Centre

Arte

No ordinary ice-cream shop, Arte sells bona fide gelato in the heart of the Nahalat Binyamin Crafts market. Run by chefs Stefania Pagani and Marco Camorali, professional ice-cream makers from Tuscany and Sicily, Art…
Top Choice Israeli in City Centre

Miznon

The vibe here is bustling, the prices are (very) reasonable, and the staff are friendly and full of energy. And let's not forget the most important thing: the food is exceptionally delicious. Huge pitas stuffed with…
Top Choice Seafood in Jaffa

Old Man & the Sea

As classic as the Hemingway novel of the same name, this Old Man is still at the top of his game. Spacious enough for dozens of waiters to serve hundreds of people, its terrace overlooks the sea in southern Jaffa. H…
Top Choice Greek in Jaffa

Kalamata

A real Tel Aviv taverna, this cute restaurant, set in a 500-year-old house on the main tourist square in Jaffa, offers a predominantly Greek and Cypriot menu but with an Israeli twist. Every dish here is delicious, …
Top Choice Fusion in South City Centre

Dalida

One of Florentin’s finest, Dalida is named after and inspired by the former Miss Egypt and iconic '60s singer who, like the food here, blended Arab, Italian and French styles. High-class but homely, Dalida offers a …
Top Choice Middle Eastern in Jaffa

Ali Caravan

If hummus is a religion, then this could well be its Mecca. This tiny restaurant near Jaffa Port offers a limited menu of three hummus choices: plain, fuul (with mashed and spiced fava beans) or masabacha (with chic…
Top Choice Ice Cream in City Centre

Tamara

Indulgent but delicious, Tamara, near Gordon Beach, is the best frozen yoghurt in town (and there are a few to contend with). Enjoy your cup plain or choose from a range of indulgent toppings. Besides yoghurt, it al…
Top Choice Middle Eastern in South City Centre

Port Sa'id

The mothership for inner-city hipsters, this restaurant-bar next to the Great Synagogue is decorated with a library of vinyl records on wooden shelves and has a coterie of heavily tattooed regulars. There's good Mid…
Top Choice Ice Cream in Tel Aviv

Tamara

Like its other branch on Ben Yehuda St, Tamara offers the best frozen yoghurt in Tel Aviv. Located on the corner of Rothschild Blvd and Nahalat Binyamin St, it's in the heart of the city’s nightlife district and mak…
Top Choice Indian in City Centre

Dosa Bar

Indian, kosher, vegan and gluten-free – Dosa Bar is all of the above. This small restaurant with friendly staff specialises in dosa, Indian pancakes, served sweet or savoury. The masala dosa is particularly good. It…