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Norma Jean

#204 of 1,310 Restaurants in Tel Aviv
Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
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Elifelet, Tel Aviv, Israel
+972 3-683-7383
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18:30 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 18:30 - 02:00
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Tel Aviv
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328 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 May 2014

Norma Jean has been the hangout spot for my group of friends and I for several years. Whenever we want to go out for a drink and dinner we usually end up there. The atmosphere is nothing special, a big room with lots of whisky bottles at the bar and a very good assortment of beers. The food is great... More 

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Thank uri_fi
NormaJeanCM, Public Relations Manager at Norma Jean, responded to this review

Hello Uri, Thank you for the kind words, we are always happy to have happy clients and would enjoy having you for several more years of good whiskey, beer and food :) More 

Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel
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388 reviews
231 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 May 2014

We've been there so many times, it's constantly good. Enjoyed a great Czech lager along with yummy Caesar salad. One of our party mentioned that her "market" salad was 99% lettuce and barely had anything else (the waitress previously recited a list of all kinds of anticipated vegetables). Oh well. She embarrassedly offered a complimentary dessert that we declined but... More 

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Thank Harold J
NormaJeanCM, Public Relations Manager at Norma Jean, responded to this review

Hello Harold, Thank you very much for your warm comment, it is always a pleasure to hear good words from our customers and obviously we will try to do our best in order to accomodate you in the most proper way :) More 

Tel Aviv, Israel
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69 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2014 via mobile

The place is simply great. The beer selection is excellent, the menu is all that a pub should have and more. The atmosphere is superb with great music at a volume you can still talk. The location is off the main streets so that only people who know the place come. Recommended!

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Thank dannyanb
NormaJeanCM, Public Relations Manager at Norma Jean, responded to this review

Hello Danny, We are so pleased you had a good expirience and we will be glad to host you again :) More 

Tel Aviv, Israel
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2014

A lovely cozy bistro bar with excellent moderately priced dishes in generous portions. There's a great selection of whiskey and a very good range of beer. it is not a fancy place, service is pleasant, and the food simple and accurate. great value for money - highly recommended!

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Thank fred g
Tel Aviv, Israel
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45 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2013

For the last 6 years I visit this pub several times a year. The atmosphere is very good, the waiters really knows about all the beers and can advice you. The food is good but, I think that the sea food is much better then the steak. I'm going tomorrow for my birthday, I love this place

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Thank yoramlav
Petah Tiqwa, Israel
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2013

It doesn't matter what you'll choose to eat here, I will be really great. The atmosphere is the best around, and the drinks are really great. REALLY like this place, and it is my first selection when someone asks me where to go.

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Thank Erez P
Tel Aviv, Israel
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2013 via mobile

Went out for drinks with some friends. We sat on the bar. I ended up having the baby back ribs and an apple martini. No doubt these were the best ribs I'be ever had in Israel. Service was great. Fun atmosphere. Good value for money. Definitely going back there soon!

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Thank Ronchick7
Zagreb, Croatia
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81 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2013

Me and a few colleagues went for a whiskey tasting night. We found Norma Jean online and were very happy to see the whiskey menu. We tried a lot of them and they had 99% on stock. We also had some food, and I can say that the burger I had was one of the best ever. The beer selection... More 

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Thank NikolaRasic
London
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43 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2013 via mobile

I have been sitting in this pub for few years. Every time I visit israel I visit tjis place. The food is very good and the selection of beers and whiskeys is impressive. Will probably visit again next year.

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Thank The_Lictor
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84 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2013 via mobile

Reminds us local pubs in Ireland. Great food, many kinds if beers from around the world. We come here once a month. Open 'till little hours. It is the first place the manager opened. It has another "big brother" called Porter and sons, but this is a real gem!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
18:30 - 02:00
Monday
18:30 - 02:00
Tuesday
18:30 - 02:00
Wednesday
18:30 - 02:00
Thursday
18:30 - 02:00
Friday
18:30 - 02:00
Saturday
18:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Elifelet, Tel Aviv, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Tel Aviv District  >  Tel Aviv
  • Phone Number: +972 3-683-7383

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?