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Shmulik Cohen's Restaurant

$$ - $$$, Polish, European
Herzl Street, Tel Aviv, Israel
+972 3-681-0222
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chopped liver” (5 reviews)
“herring” (4 reviews)
“gefilte fish” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Israeli, Polish, European, Eastern European, Central European, Kosher
$$ - $$$
Herzl Street, Tel Aviv, Israel
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 17 November 2017

This place never fails me, today I brought two friends along and they also loved it. I recommend you go hungry , order a few starters to share and some pierogys as well... The kugel pie was amazing. Beef tongue, krein, herring, homemade vodca with...More

Thank Anna R
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Overrated, overpriced, overcrowded. I now can also add overconfident (and brash --> write “full of chutzpa”) too.

Thank Shalom M
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

I don't even like chopped liver but theirs was amazing! EVERYTHING we ate was so delicious. I'd recommend this to everyone!

Thank Eliza Eden S
Reviewed 22 August 2017

This family restaurant is located in the new hit neighborhood - Florentine! The traditions of good Ashkenesi hive cuisine are very successful! The service works fast! I love their starters with herring, homemade pickled salad. Roasted chicken is great like fish meatballs! The restaurant has...More

Thank Nastasia1971
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Had a great lunch at Shmulik Cohen today. We came here because we wanted to eat gefilte fish in Israel. It's a lovely little place with nice decor and friendly staff. Everything we ordered was delicious and it was good value. Highly recommend.

Thank Tessa M
Reviewed 26 May 2017

We had strong wish to visit this restaurant but can did it only from 3 attempts, previous attempts to reserve table were unsuccessful (Shabat and religious celebration). We stayed absolutely happy: cozy atmosphere, pleasant interior of the restaurant, greater service and amazing meals. All ordered...More

Thank Mikhail K
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Our waitress Rotem made us feel welcome from the minute we arrived, making sure we didn't over order. Good traditional food and hearty portions! Left feeling full which hasn't happened often in Tel-Aviv restaurants. Have eaten here before and definitely will do so again.

Thank theidealcut
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We just came back from eating here and unfortunately were very disappointed. While the waitress was nice and attentive, the food was bland, very poor quality, overpriced and in small portions for the steep price. Firstly, they had to buzz you in so you can...More

Thank Jessa R
Reviewed 25 December 2016

if you love eastern Jewish food, this is the right place to visit. the starters- choped liver, egg salad, the famous Hamin, Kneidalach soup , Tzimes and other traditional jewish plates- all excellent, with an excellent service.

Thank Zohar1234
Reviewed 23 November 2016

enjoied the food. heartly service. you don't find many places that remind you of good old ashkenazy cuisine

Thank גרי ש
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Israeli, Polish, European, Eastern European, Central European, Kosher
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Herzl Street, Tel Aviv, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Tel Aviv District  >  Tel Aviv
  • Phone Number: +972 3-681-0222
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