Neve Tzedek – A Culinary Delight
Tel Aviv is known as a gastronomic extravaganza with restaurants of all types to suit every palate and occasion. Some of the top restaurants among these can be found nestled in the quaint surroundings of the culturally rich and diverse neighborhood of Neve Tzedek with its romantic charm and cobblestoned streets.
So, Where to Eat
Smack bang in the middle of the beautiful Neve Tzedek you can find Meshek Barzilay, an organic vegetarian and vegan bistro that feels like a secret vegan hideaway. Overflowing with homemade cashew cheeses, garden-fresh ingredients, impressive breakfasts, and a cultured, diverse menu, this bright, welcoming restaurant in 6 Ahad Ha’am St. is a must.
Popina – Ultra-Creative Food With Surprises
If it’s French cuisine you’re after, you’ll discover a beautiful gem in the romantic Neve Tzedek quarter along with the delights offered up by Chef Orel Kimchi at Popina, on 3 Ahad Ha’am St. Ultra-creative food with surprises, multiple flavor contrasts, and the best raw ingredients promise a unique dining experience.
Okinawa – Asian Inspiration and Dreamy Dishes
Japanese food needs to be done right to deserve its place on your list of favorites. Head to Okinawa, the intimate sushi and sake bar on 46 Shabazi St. in the heart of Neve Tzedek for some Asian inspiration and dreamy dishes.
Dallal Bakery – Delicious French Divine
No list is complete without directions to the Dallal Bakery — simply the quintessential Tel Aviv bakery located in the most stroll-worthy part of the city at 7 Kol Israel Haverim St.! In its cozy environs, you’ll find delicious French pastries, flawless eclairs, feathery soft croissants, bight-sized cakes, divine sandwiches, to name a few!
Dallal – Tel Aviv-Style Restaurant Experience
Venture out for a classic Tel Aviv-style restaurant experience at 10 Shabazi St., where you’ll find the famed Dallal tucked away near the Suzanne Dallal center. Renowned for its exclusive fish and meats, season’s best vegetables, garden-fresh pasta, and risottos, treat yourself to a romantic atmosphere that never goes out of style.
Suzanna – Eminent and Unique Dishes
If you’re a café bar type, Suzanna is for you! Escape the stress and head for this hideout on 9 Shabazi. Besides being the perfect haven for any occasion, especially first dates or gatherings with friends, you’ll be delighted by its eminent, unique, and hearty dishes.
Vicky-Cristina – Great Spanish Music and Beautiful Décor
Discover amazing, authentic Spanish tapas-type food that melts in the mouth at the celebrated Vicky-Cristina with its relaxed, happy ambience, great Spanish music and beautiful décor — both at Vicky (the gourmet restaurant) and the adjacent Cristina (the superb bar) — the perfect complement to Chef Dudi Ben David’s creative talents (Hatachana complex on Koifman St.)
Bellini – Amazing Italian Experience
For an authentic, romantic Italian experience and an amazing, rich and varied menu, delight in Chef Amir Schuller’s creations at Bellini, whilst seated on the wide balcony overlooking the beautiful Suzanne Dellal center square on 6 Yehieli.
Anita – 100% Hand-Made Ice Cream
While this list could go on endlessly, other must-try eateries include the sophisticated, romantic and groovy Jajo wine bar on 47 Shabazi; Anita for the best 100% hand-made ice cream ever (25 Shabazi); and many, many more! Another great reason to visit Neve Tzedek.