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Balena

24 Golda Me'ir, Holon 5840503, Israel
+972 3-652-8528
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Overview
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good34%
  • Average28%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (2 reviews)
“design museum” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, European
PRICE
££ - £££
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Value
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LOCATION
24 Golda Me'ir, Holon 5840503, Israel
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1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

I last visited in December 2016 and while the food was great the place was disorganized. This time everything seemed to click. The food was great, it was served promptly with no mistakes, service was friendly and patient and they had good deals on the...More

Thank Etienne F
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Good restaurant with decent service and great value for money. Great Salads, Pizza is amazing as they have special brick oven. most fish and meat also good. highly recommended

Thank Sagi S
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We had a girl's night out at Balena. The waiters were attentive, the atmosphere was nice. The portions were large and the food was good. I recommend a visit!

Thank Zohar A
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Baleno is located in the center of Holon, near the Design Museum. Nice décor, tasty dishes, and the atmosphere is welcoming.

Thank mogolan
Reviewed 17 February 2017

This venue has been renovated (and renamed, used to be Tipo). The place is very comfortable and attractive. There is a nice selection of appetizers (we ordered the baked sweet potato, which was delicious), and a large selection of pizzas, pastas, salads as well as...More

Thank MessaM
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Baleno is an Italian bistro located in the center of Holon, near the Design Museum and Golda mall. The dishes are very good and atmosphere is welcoming.

1  Thank Tshemer
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

We came to celebrate the birthday of one of our family members and the food definitely rose to the occasion. The dishes were absolutely fantastic. Freshly prepared from quality ingredients they were scrumptious. The main downside was that the wait staff seemed totally disorganized. They...More

Thank Etienne F
Reviewed 19 November 2016

The restaurant is now called "Baleno". I find it very tasty, I like Pizza "5 cheese". Good cafe (espresso and ristretto macchiato). The best panna cotta! Democratic and very friendly service, no problem with English. The restaurant is located right after Museum of Modern Design.

Thank Vladimir L
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Food is nice but relatively expensive. "Silly girl" at entrance who told us to wait although many tables were empty. Waiters also rather pretentious, you would think you were atva 5-star restaurant, which we obviously weren't. I won't return there!

Thank RuthRosenthal
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Tipo has been converted, not long ago, to Balena. The interior is very nice, not kitchy and quiet. Music low toned. Our waiter arrived promptly and handed the menus. My partner had a focaccia and I asked for a mushroom dish on polenta. He admired...More

Thank Ronnie B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Golda Me'ir, Holon 5840503, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Tel Aviv District  >  Holon
  • Phone Number: +972 3-652-8528
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