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“Meal at Brasserie. Owned by the impressive hospitality group, R2M, Brasserie, and its Parisian-style dishes, cosmopolitan vibe, and round-the-clock filled seats bring the best of Tel Aviv to the tabletop.”
  • 32 locals recommend
Restaurant
“a romantic wine bar, restaurant and deluxe delicatessen. Par Derrier means "at the back," alluding to the charming back yard”
  • 17 locals recommend
Café
“Local bar and cafe in the heart of Jaffa to have great breakfasts and burgers.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Bar
“The most typical experience in Kerem Ha'Teimanim, can't say you've been here without sitting there at least once... ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
“Oh if the walls could talk! BuXa is renowned for its ultra mod contemporary art lining its chic walls, and ultra cool contemporary beverage list filling the bellies of locals and tourists alike. This trendy vibe and hipster lair shouldn’t deter you from experiencing Israel’s up-and-coming underground DJs stretching their talents across the decks. Hang out in the yard on the top floor, dance the night away on the lower floor or simply perch yourself at the bar chatting to night crawlers for the evening – the world is your BuXa.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“This is one of the best coffee shops in Tel Aviv, and this is their first branch out of 3. They roast their own coffee, and the roaster is also down the street. They have at least three daily flavors of coffee for you to choose from, and the atmosphere is homey and welcoming. Make yourself a favor and drink in a glass/mug (and not a to-go cup).”
  • 25 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Great cafe for coffee aficionados. These people know everything coffee, and if you need to get it right every morning, this is the place for you.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Pharmacy
“Super-Pharm (Hebrew: סופר-פארם‎ Super-Pharm) is a pharmacy chain in Israel.”
  • 5 locals recommend

Shopping malls

Diner
“HATACHANA (In Hebrew: "התחנה") A train station on the Jaffa-Jerusalem line, located between the sea shore and the Neveh Zedek neighborhood, operated from 1892 to 1948. This was the first railway line between Little Asia and Egypt and the first means of transportation to replace the camel as the mode of transport for heavy loads taken over long distances. Today, the railway station complex covers an area of 20 dunams, with 22 buildings from various periods, which have been carefully restored. Inside the complex are restaurant shops and more. The station complex includes, among other things, the buildings of the historic train station, the Templar Willand family and its factory. ”
  • 42 locals recommend
Bus Line
“Buses for other cities are on 6th floor. Buses inside the city are on 7th floor.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Open everyday, but Saturday. The busiest on Friday afternoons, but it's a good kind of busy. All kinds of food, spices, and memorabilia can be found here! ”
  • 24 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
Shopping Mall
“Russian grocery store with large variety of food products, drinks and snacks from the homeland.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bus Line

Markets

Market
“Eating out can be very pricey but if you know some insiders’ places, it can be even cheaper than buying products in grocery stores. Tel Aviv is well known for its amazing street food. If you’re traveling to Tel Aviv, eating hummus has to be on your must-do list. I wanna tell you about a hummus place I discovered last summer in the heart of Shuk HaCarmel – “Hummus Magen David”. Once you’ve tried Magen David hummus, you would never compromise for industrially made hummus in supermarkets again. This place is always busy and you have to wait in line for a while but it’s worth it. All tables are shared, so feel free to grab a seat with strangers.”
  • 136 locals recommend
Market
“The Carmel Market (the Shuk Hacarmel) is the largest market, or shuk, in Tel Aviv. A vibrant marketplace where traders sell everything from clothing to spices, and fruit to electronics, visiting the Carmel Market is a fascinating thing to do in Tel Aviv. The hustle and bustle, vibrant noise, colors and smells, as well as its reputation as the largest authentic Middle-Eastern style shuk in Tel Aviv, all combine to make the Carmel Market a favorite place for everyone from first time tourists visiting the city, to locals who come here to get the freshest fruit and vegetables, and some of the cheapest products in the city”
  • 140 locals recommend
Market
“Full of Life colors spices and Great resturants in cheap pricese make this market my fav. Specially during the week when its bit more relex.”
  • 54 locals recommend
Market
“Must-eat foods in Shuk HaCarmel, Carmel Market Tel Aviv Any visitor to Tel Aviv knows that a stop at the famous Shuk HaCarmel (Carmel Market) is a must. The colorful and bustling Tel Aviv market situated in the heart of the city is an overabundance of sounds, smells, flavors, and a sensory experience not to be missed. The market offers a variety of boutique stalls, food vendors, small eateries and of course, market produce. Selling everything from freshly baked bread to dates, candy, spices, and meat, there is no shortage of delicious options. One of the best ways to explore the market is on our Tel Aviv Carmel Food Market Tour, a comprehensive and guided walking tour through the market, complete with a few yummy samples. For anyone planning to visit the iconic market, come hungry! Here are some must-eat foods in Shuk HaCarmel. Must-eat foods in Shuk HaCarmel, Carmel Market Tel Aviv Fresh Fruit One of the most exciting things about visiting Shuk HaCarmel in Tel Aviv is the abundant selection of fresh fruit and produce. In general, produce in Israel tends to be local and seasonal, rather than importing (although of course there are unusual imports), and as such the fruit is fresh, vibrant and delicious. One can always tell the specific fruit season just be the smell and color. For example, if it is the strawberry season, it is obvious because the fragrant smell of strawberries will fill the air, and piles of strawberries can be seen, showcasing their red color from the distance. Regardless of the time of year, the fruit is always fresh and seasonal, making it a definite must-eat food in the Carmel Market Tel Aviv. Baklava Decadent, sweet and rich, Baklava is the ideal treat for a sweet tooth! Made from thin layers of phyllo pastry filled with a variety of nuts and glued together with honey, Baklava is a definite must eat food in Shuk HaCarmel. Baklava comes in different sizes and shapes, and each offers its own unique flavor profile. For example, some are filled with pistachios while others may include walnuts. It is worth tasting a few to find which are your favorite. Be careful, they may look small but they are filling! Ideal when paired with a piping hot coffee. Delicious food at the Carmel Market Halva Another food for the sweet lovers, Halva is a staple of Israel and can be seen across the country in various shops, but eating fresh halva in the market is something that must be experienced by visitors. Halva is most commonly made from tahini (sesame paste) or other nut butter like pistachio butter, almond butter or sunflower seed butter and combined with sugar or honey to create a dense, sweet treat. Halva can be made in a variety of textures, most commonly known are the giant slabs of Halva, stacked high with toppings like oreo, pistachio or other nuts. Other Halva is created in a “string-like” consistency, that almost has a cotton-candy like quality but is surely a unique taste and texture, making it a must-eat food in Shuk HaCarmel. Fortunately, in the Carmel Market, there are almost always samples being offered, so feel free to sample a few to find which flavor is your favorite. Bourekas Warm, doughy and delicious, bourekas are baked pastries, made from flaky pastry dough and filled with a variety of fillings. Bourekas are a common snack found across the country, easy to spot from their delicious smell, and most yummy when consumed warm. Common bourekas fillings include cheese, spinach, mushroom, potato, and the ever-popular pizza filling. Bourekas also come in all shapes and sizes, some are round, some are triangular and others are rectangular. It is fun to buy a few shapes and find out which filling is inside. Bourekas are the perfect snack which can truly be enjoyed any time of day, so you can even buy a few in the market and save them for later. Either way, bourekas are a must-eat food in the Shuk HaCarmel in Tel Aviv. Druze Pita at Tel Aviv's Shuk HaCarmel Druze Pita One of the absolute must eat foods in Shuk HaCarmel is the delicious Druze Pita made fresh daily by the Druze women. Their stand is near the bottom of the market, near the Carmelit bus station and worth seeking out. Although it is called a “pita” the bread is made extra thin and has more of a crepe-like consistency. The pita is prepared fresh over a taboon, and if you’re lucky you’ll see the dough bubbling up. The pita is then filled with Labneh cheese, tabbouleh salad, olive oil, za’atar, and spicy sauce for those who like a little kick. For those who want a vegan version, the pita can be prepared with hummus instead of cheese. The Druze pita can be shared and enjoyed as a quick snack or works as a great lunch while exploring the market, leaving room for other nibbles and snacks along the way. Hummus An obvious choice, hummus is something found all across Israel and each hummus spot claims to be the best. What makes hummus so good, is that each location has their own unique recipe, varying from the way the chickpeas are cooked, to the amount of tahini and lemon used to a variety of secret techniques. Regardless, hummus is a must-eat food in Shuk HaCarmel along with many other locations in the country. Perhaps the most famous in the market is called “Hummus HaCarmel”, tucked away behind the vendor stalls, the restaurant is built inside an old synagogue, and keeps the same motif. Simple, quick and delicious, it is definitely worth a bite. Other worthy hummus joints worth checking include Kalabuni hummus, The Syrian Son and Shlomo & Doron. Olives Israel is famous for its olives! With the ideal climate, olive groves are found in the upper Galilee region and depending on the time of year, different types of olives are in season. Plump, juicy, salty and always fresh, olives are a must-eat food in Shuk HaCarmel in Tel Aviv. Furthermore, olive oil in Israel which is made from these famous olives is plentiful and easy to find in the market. Sample some or buy some to bring back with you, either way, you can’t miss the olives in the market. Other items worth checking out in Tel Aviv’s Carmel Market include spices and dried fruit. Read more about which spices to buy in Israel. You can also check out the souvenir section at the top end of the market (near King George).”
  • 13 locals recommend
Market
“The Carmel Market (the Shuk Hacarmel) is the largest market, or shuk, in Tel Aviv. A vibrant marketplace where traders sell everything from clothing to spices, and fruit to electronics, visiting the Carmel Market is a fascinating thing to do in Tel Aviv.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Market
“a beautiful market place with great restaurants coffee places stands and bars, amazing for dinner breakfast and lunch (:”
  • 1 local recommends
Market
  • 2 locals recommend