Restaurants & Cafés

Your guide to dining out in Israel, including new restaurants, fabulous street food and glorious cafés

Top 12 Italian restaurants in little Tel Aviv
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Top 12 Italian restaurants in little Tel Aviv

You might be surprised to find out that this country of hummus and falafel also churns out its fair share of delicious pasta, pizza and cannelloni!

Blissful bakeries in Tel Aviv
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Blissful bakeries in Tel Aviv

From croissants and macarons to cookies and other irresistible treats, these are the best bakeries in Tel Aviv

The Best Breakfast in Tel Aviv
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The Best Breakfast in Tel Aviv

Make the most important meal of the day the best one at these great Israeli breakfast restaurants in Tel Aviv

The most romantic restaurants in Israel
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The most romantic restaurants in Israel

Chef quality fine dining, great Israeli wine and scenic views make up these ridiculously romantic restaurants in Israel

Meal of fortune: the most fitting Tel Aviv restaurant to match your astrological sign
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Meal of fortune: the most fitting Tel Aviv restaurant to match your astrological sign

What does your restaurant horoscope say?

Latest news in the food and drink scene

The 10 best bistro restaurants in Tel Aviv
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The 10 best bistro restaurants in Tel Aviv

While Tel Aviv has its fair share of fine dining establishments, sometimes, you still want the meticulous food, impeccable service, and local Israeli wines, sans the massive price tag to enjoy it all. So, we’ve assembled the top 10 bistros in Tel Aviv so that both you and your wallet can enjoy the perks of fine dining in a more casual and comfortable setting. From Eyal Shani’s North Abraxas to the ever-popular Dallal in Neve Tzedek, all of these bistros are so delicious, you’ll have trouble deciding where to start.

Our 3 Favorite Ramen Bars in Tel Aviv
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Our 3 Favorite Ramen Bars in Tel Aviv

Ramen soup, a Chinese original turned Japanese delicacy, has exploded in popularity in the last few years leaving no room for escape from the trendy city of Tel Aviv. 

Fancy a glamorous rooftop brunch overlooking Tel Aviv?
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Fancy a glamorous rooftop brunch overlooking Tel Aviv?

The Poli House Boutique Hotel by Brown Hotels is launching the Rooftop Brownch: a delicious and luxurious brunch dinner served on Fridays on the most fabulous rooftop in Tel Aviv 

Beans of gold: The best cafes in Jerusalem
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Beans of gold: The best cafes in Jerusalem

If you are already visiting the capital, there are several landmarks to consider: coffee, coffee & coffee. Just for that, we sipped, tasted and checked all the coffee places in the holy city, and managed to get a respectable list, just for you.

The best Tel Aviv restaurants & cafes

The best Tel Aviv restaurants
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The best Tel Aviv restaurants

Welcome to the Time Out EAT List. The best restaurants in Tel Aviv, handpicked by our local food editors. 

The best Tel Aviv street food
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The best Tel Aviv street food

Tel Aviv's best street food is not only delicious for its sheer flavors and innovative twists on classic grab-and-go recipes

The best Israeli breakfast in Tel Aviv
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The best Israeli breakfast in Tel Aviv

Israeli breakfast is a rite of passage for those visiting Tel Aviv and whether you head to a place that sticks to the classics (eggs, chopped cucumber and tomato salad with a range of house-made spreads) or veers away from the norm with options like shakshuka, bourekas or jachnun, we guarantee you'll be tied over for the rest of the day. So, If you’re looking for some serious a.m. fuel to charge up before a day of activities and shopping in the White City, turn to these Tel Aviv restaurants and you will not be disappointed.

Coffee talk: the best Tel Aviv cafés
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Coffee talk: the best Tel Aviv cafés

Tel Avivians take their coffee very seriously

The best Tel Aviv vegan restaurants
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The best Tel Aviv vegan restaurants

The local Tel Aviv vegan restaurant scene actually has the chops to back up the goods

The best eats in Israel

A food-lover's guide to Middle Eastern cuisine
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A food-lover's guide to Middle Eastern cuisine

Foreigners may think they know Middle Eastern cuisine, but NEWS FLASH: we're not just all Israeli salads and falafel. 

The best shakshuka in Tel Aviv
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The best shakshuka in Tel Aviv

Israel has some of the finest tomatoes in the world, so it’s no wonder they are a daily dietary staple. From raw to slow cooked, Israelis have mastered making the most of their abundance of this fresh produce, which explains the ease with which they've accepted the vegan trends.

The best Jaffa restaurants
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The best Jaffa restaurants

Of all the things to do in Israel, be sure to take a visit to Tel Aviv’s humble little sister who is growing up to be something special.

Blissful bakeries in Tel Aviv
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Blissful bakeries in Tel Aviv

In a city best known for hummus and falafel, you might be surprised to learn that Tel Avivians have access to some seriously great baked goods.

The best restaurants in Israel to take out-of-towners for...
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The best restaurants in Israel to take out-of-towners for...

Whether it’s your parents, siblings, or friends coming to visit Israel, no one can hide from that inevitable need to be the hostess with the mostest or the best tour guide in town.

Authentic cuisine in Israel

The most authentic hummus restaurants in Tel Aviv
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The most authentic hummus restaurants in Tel Aviv

These Middle Eastern hot spots separate the strong from the weak

Under-the-radar ethnic eateries
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Under-the-radar ethnic eateries

Over the last 10 years, Israel has become the bucket-list destination for informed foodies

The best restaurants in Tel Aviv for authentic Italian cuisine
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The best restaurants in Tel Aviv for authentic Italian cuisine

After dining at these Italian eateries, you’ll forget you’re in Israel and not a romantic Roman piazza

The best restaurants in Tel Aviv for authentic Greek cuisine
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The best restaurants in Tel Aviv for authentic Greek cuisine

Take your palates on a tantalizing trip across the Mediterranean with these Greek eateries

Authentic Jaffa street food
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Authentic Jaffa street food

Let Jaffa be your food court as you explore the city’s culinary scene using our list of authentic street food picks

The best restaurants & cafes in Jerusalem

The most authentic Jerusalem restaurants
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The most authentic Jerusalem restaurants

While street food in Israel isn’t hard to come by, it’s hard to weed out the authentic eats from the tourist traps. 

The best cafes in Jerusalem
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The best cafes in Jerusalem

The best cafes in Jerusalem, so you can get a sense of what this magical city has to offer 

The best hotel restaurants in Jerusalem
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The best hotel restaurants in Jerusalem

Tackling a packed itinerary of Jerusalem site-seeing can be exhausting to say the least

Must-visit Jerusalem restaurants at The First Station
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Must-visit Jerusalem restaurants at The First Station

When the Jerusalem Railway Station opened in 1892