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Barbunia

#127 of 1,285 Restaurants in Tel Aviv
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Ben Yehuda Street 192, Tel Aviv, Israel
97235240961
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Herzlia, Israel
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171 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

You sit down and are given a big jug of sparkling water and really good salads. The fish which we both had was excellent- as was the wine and the delicious creme Brule we had for dessert. It's not fancy and there aren't waiters fawning over you, but that's fine. They are also doing friendly so that's a plus. I... More 

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Thank Adrienne724
Vancouver, Washington
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42 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is old Tel Aviv- the menu does not change -which is why I like it. I know the fish will be fresh- I can get it grilled the way I like it. The salads are always the same - and the ambience is, as I said 'Old Tel Aviv". I've been coming here for years and never had a... More 

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Thank abbard
Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service (which is the very first impression you have on the restaurant) was already poor from the moment we walked in. There was a wait so we said we would have a drink across the road at their small bar first. One of the girls were lovely, another was a horror who not only ignored us but when I... More 

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Thank lisa m
Seville, Spain
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40 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Went with a group of bussines colleagues to taste israel food. We eat very nice fried fish and typical salads. I'd come back if I were in the area.

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Thank GuillermoRG
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

This place! Urgh. My friend and I arrived after 10pm to dine. We were both looking forward to eating, and we were seated and presented with the typical pre meal salads which seems traditional in Tel Aviv. The salads were not too bad, there were a few nice ones, but they did go overboard with the mayonnaise on a number... More 

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Toronto
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159 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

My husband, my son and I had lunch here. We ordered three main dishes - calamari and two grilled fish, but it was too much food for us because of the salads that came with the meals. We enjoyed our lunch, and we really liked some of the side dishes (cauliflower and beets). The food was good but not excellent... More 

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Thank My_Aunt
Oxford, United Kingdom
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169 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Went back after several years. What a disappointment. The variety of salads which are given as starters was not as good as it used to be and the quality and taste much worse. The fish was not very tasty either.

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Thank AVFA
Toronto, Canada
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

This restaurant came highly recommend as the place to go for seafood. Unfortunately, this is just not my cup of tea. The place is very basic and lacks fun atmosphere and a vibe, it's just blah. The food is very simple. There are all yoy Dan eat salads that are flowing and the seafood is fresh, but the tastes are... More 

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Thank Alina J
Stamford, Connecticut
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

After a long flight from the U.S. we were tired and hungry. We had tried to get in to some more inviting restaurants on a Monday night but found them to be full. Our party of 7 stumbled upon this one. To be frank, it was plain with little ambiance, but it had an available table. Immediately after we sat,... More 

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Thank mobaro2015
Montreal, Canada
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Not for the first time, but this time invited for supper with my family. They bring mezze (lots of different salads) all the food was excellent especially my favourite fried Saint Peter`s Fish (comes whole) which is called Mousht here.

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Thank Joseph M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$28
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Israeli, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ben Yehuda Street 192, Tel Aviv, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Tel Aviv District  >  Tel Aviv
  • Phone Number: 97235240961

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