Top things to do

Top Choice Gallery in City Centre

Tel Aviv Museum of Art

The modern ‘envelope’ building by American architect Preston Scott Cohen is one of many reasons to visit this impressive gallery located on the eastern edge of the city centre. There's a huge amount to see here (inc…
Top Choice Park in Tel Aviv

Park HaYarkon

Park HaYarkon is Tel Aviv's answer to Central Park or Hyde Park. Joggers, cyclists, skaters, footballers and frisbee-throwers should head for this 3.5-sq-km stretch of grassy parkland, Tel Aviv's largest green space…
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 Beer Garden in South City Centre

Bicicletta

A vibrant, young bar on Nahalat Binyamin St, Bicicletta (Italian for bicycle) has one of the best patio gardens in town. The food is great – eclectic dishes include the smoked turkey sandwich with brie, pork belly w…
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 Bar in South City Centre

Kuli Alma

Mystical and just downright cool, Kuli Alma is a TLV nightlife institution with an emphasis on art and music. Behind the unimposing entrance, locals and not-so locals mingle in the patio dotted with plants, graffiti…
Top Choice Market in Tel Aviv

Nahalat Binyamin Crafts Market

Open on Tuesdays and Fridays, this is the city's premier arts and crafts market. Expect a plethora of stalls selling paintings, ornaments and other hand-made crafts, plus the odd street performer. It's also a great …