One of the best things about Tel-Aviv is the vibrant culinary scene. You can find thousands of restaurants with varied cuisines from across the globe. From hummus shops to one of the most expensive chef restaurants, Tel-Aviv has it all. Here is a list of the best restaurants, in no particular order, in Tel-Aviv that you must dine at.
This is a farm-to-table restaurant operated by one of the most beloved chefs in Israel, Ran Shmueli. The restaurant has a warm, cozy, and inviting vibe with a big open kitchen. The food mainly consists of fresh local produce, handmade pasta combined with innovative ingredients. Chef Ran Shmueli is known for using fresh poultry, fish, and meat in his cooking.
This is one of the best restaurants in Tel-Aviv operated by celebrated chef Eyal Shani. The food is very simple, meat and pita. However, you get free pitot, labneh, and tehina while you wait for your order. Their menu also has vegan and fish options and their banana pita is a dessert to die for. Miznon is also known for its side dishes, namely their flagship cauliflower.
Mashya is a contemporary Moroccan restaurant located in the Mendeli Street Hotel. It is run by Chef Yossi Shitrit, who is known for his delicate touch and modern culinary ideas. It is one of the most distinguished restaurants in Tel-Aviv.
If you love contemporary seafood, then this might be the place for you. Taizu is known for its “Asiaterranean” cuisine which is small plates of seafood-heavy dishes. Their amazing flavor combinations and culinary craft is a breathtaking experience for you to try. The restaurant is also known for pastry chef Ana Shapiro’s desserts, which are a fusion of savory and sweet.
If you’re into Mexican cuisine, then you should head to Taqueria. It is one of the best Mexican restaurants in the city and has an extensive menu. They offer a variety of tacos, nachos, salsas, and margaritas. If you’re looking for a quick lunch, or a relaxed night out with friends or family, then this is the place for you.
The restaurant offers modern Israeli cuisine with a menu consisting of seafood served with tahini, handmade gnocchi, fresh local produce, and quality meats. It is operated by Chef Haim Cohen, and the highlight of the restaurant is the tabun (clay oven). The tabun is the secret to the best focaccias in Israel.
This is another Eyal Shani masterpiece. It is only open for a couple of nights a week and has a constantly changing menu. If you’re looking for contemporary Israeli cuisine, then this place is a must-visit. You’ll find the best produce and raw ingredients coming together to form a unique culinary journey.
This is a restaurant that will excite all the pizza lovers out there. The restaurant offers a gourmet French-style pizza that is the perfect thickness and crispiness. If you’re a vegetarian, you can find the most delicious veggie pizza right here.
You can’t have a restaurant list without burgers on it! The restaurant opened in 2015 and quickly made its name for having the best burgers in the city. They have a small menu where you can create your own burger with fries, beans, fried onion, or salad.
If you’re visiting Tel-Aviv for the summer, then we recommend visiting these restaurants for a memorable experience. If you’d like to enhance your Israel experience, then you should learn Hebrew.
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