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 North Tel Aviv

Park HaYarkon

Park HaYarkon is Tel Aviv's answer to Central Park. Joggers, cyclists, skaters, footballers and frisbee-throwers should head for this 3.5-sq-km stretch of grassy parkland, the city's largest green space, along the Y…
Top Choice Fusion in South City Centre

Taizu

Indian, Chinese, Thai, Vietnamese and Cambodian flavours shine through the elements at this upscale 'AsiaTerranean' fusion restaurant, and a dinner here is one of Tel Aviv's finest. Start with selections from the 'w…
Top Choice Israeli in City Centre

Miznon

The vibe here is bustling, the prices are (very) reasonable and the staff is friendly and full of energy. And let's not forget the most important thing: the food is exceptionally delicious. Huge pitas stuffed with y…
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 its game. Spacious enough for dozens of waiters to serve hundreds of people, its terrace overlooks the sea in southern Jaffa. H…
Top Choice Bar in South City Centre

Phi

Mainstream and counterculture youngsters flock to this sleek, open-air garden bar for their famous colour-categorised fresh juices that can be spiked with your pick of poison. We dig the 'Green' – apple, lime and gi…
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, offers a predominantly Greek and Cypriot menu but with a Middle Eastern twist. Every dish here is delicious, but…
Top Choice Israeli in City Centre

Ha’achim

Ha’achim, meaning ‘the brothers’ in Hebrew, has a distinctly Mediterranean menu of hummus, labneh (thick yoghurt flavoured with garlic and sometimes with mint), tahini, olives and complimentary pita breads with oliv…
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…
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 homey, Dalida offers a h…