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19 Haarbaa St, Tel Aviv, Israel
+972 3-685-6859
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12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:30
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London
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38 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

While the atmoshpere of the restuarant is a bit sterile, the the dishes are inventive, the food excellent and service very good. Prices are correspondingly very high.

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Thank LondonCarioca
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place is nice there is nothing to say, well decorated and very high and impressive ceilings. The service is ok. We booked a table the week before and even if there was few tables available we had to sit in the "shared long table" just back to back with another couple with loads of empty seats. If you are... More 

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Thank Irene T
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was tasty. Very good service and nice atmosphere Business lunch on saturday and therefore afordable

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Thank M A
Tel Aviv, Israel
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant has such a name and reputation that we felt that hen had to give it a try, but we were obviously very disappointed. I had just a salad and a seabass and both meals had basic presentations. The salad was full of vinaigrette sauce which made it hard to swallow. But the fish was the worst, it was... More 

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1 Thank David B
israel
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50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I celebrate my birthday in the messa bar Nice drink and food If you are visit in tel Aviv visit in the bar can be nice experience Price of the drink is from 50 to 80 shekels First dish from 50 to 80 shekels Main course can be from 70 to 130 shekels And desert 30 to 50 shekels 600... More 

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Thank davidcoifman
Tel Aviv, Israel
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459 reviews
278 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A caprese salad started the meal and it ended with smiles...wow! the ravioli was perfect, the wine and the company and the service...even better! dont miss, its one of those places in tel aviv that has REAL italian meal, go!

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Thank Boaz Y
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome food, excellent group experience. Beautiful restaurant, great food, great service, we loved it. Waiter was very nice and guided us through menu and drinks in a really caring and pleasant manner. Food was on point - very tasty. I absolutely recommend this place!

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Thank Vladimir S
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We went there in a company of 12 with kids. The staff was quite good, they brought food for the kids very fast, which is a good sign. We tried two dishes each, everything was on a highest standard. We spend very good time there. They have a bar next door which was super convenient for the ones who smoke!

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Thank Tatarez
Pittsburgh
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44 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We were a party of 12. We were seated in the Bar area (we made last minute reservations via a "friend"). We were 5 children, four middle aged adults and three senior citizens including three vegetarians. The food was spectacular. We tend to share so I had an opportunity to try many dishes, all of which were great. We were... More 

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Thank vmangalmurti
Sydney, Australia
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152 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Beautifully appointed restaurant with a hard to identify entrance. Arrived for our booking and were shown to a nice table. Good friendly and competent service both from the waiters and sommelier. Ordered mineral water and an outstanding Chateuneuf Du Pape. Then the food arrived. My partner had Crab Gnocchi which was under seasoned, very rich with average presentation. I had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$100
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:30
Monday
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:30
Saturday
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Haarbaa St, Tel Aviv, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Tel Aviv District  >  Tel Aviv
  • Phone Number: +972 3-685-6859

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