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) #590 of 1,376 Restaurants in Tel Aviv ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , Mediterranean
Hashomer 4, Tel Aviv, Israel
+972 3-516-9234
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible12%
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Israeli, Mediterranean
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Hashomer 4, Tel Aviv, Israel
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1 - 10 of 111 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We were there two couples total 4 people , the dishes are very small and very expensive (meat dish 210 shekels!! , Ive never seen such high prices in Israel...) , 45 NIS for a small desert, you can defiantly find better return on your...More

Thank Tomerinho
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a Friday night dinner with a friend. The menu was inviting and diversified. The staff recommended fish at that day. All of the menu is based on same day fresh ingredients. The fish dishes were perfect. When most of the restaurants now days are...More

Thank HananZaguri
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a small restaurant (the business card has the name "Basta" not "HaBasta") located on a side street off the Shouk HaCarmel. A bit difficult for a tourist to find but worth the search. Good variety and good food, well prepared and tasty. Both...More

Thank Barry L
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Very unpretentious and polite service; creative, delicious and fresh food covering a variety of ingredients; and situated close to the bustling market but at the same time very peaceful. To me, this place epitomises a lot of what is great about Tel Aviv (and specifically...More

Thank Ingrid L
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

I don't understand all of the bad reviews. We had a reservation for a Friday nite inside and got a table inside without a problem. Water, bread and wine came pretty quickly. Our waitress was terrific; we ordered some of our choices and a couple...More

1  Thank larryws
Reviewed 28 May 2017

I have passed this restaurant many time and never gave it a thought because of it's appearance. Recently went with a relative who had been there and it was a culinary experience. Israeli Mediterranean cuisine of the highest quality, with good service. A bit on...More

Thank michaelshalev2016
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Friends invited us. When we saw the menu we had a discussion of the prices which were ridiculously high. They still wanted to stay. The prices were not justified by neither the location, the setting nor the food. The menu had no consistency. It seemed...More

Thank Alvinf
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

We spontaneously walked in with our 7 year old on a Friday night. We sat at the bar, was very good service, excellent choice of wine, great food. Everything was really excellent! It was quite expensive...

Thank Sharonganot182
Reviewed 18 May 2017

As seasoned Tel Avivians we thought it would be easy finding this place. Waze helped us get into the middle of the Carmel market 8:30pm while tractors piled-up mountains of stinking garbage. We barely escaped by driving through the bastas on each side. After asking...More

Thank Harold J
Reviewed 14 May 2017

In a week we came twice. Great food, modern and innovative European fusion cuisine based on traditional Middle Eastern tradition. The service was amazing. Extensive international wine list with very good selection of Israeli wines. Price performance balance very good in a very relaxed and...More

Thank Nina F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 100
Israeli, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hashomer 4, Tel Aviv, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Tel Aviv District  >  Tel Aviv
  • Phone Number: +972 3-516-9234
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