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Barbunia

#128 of 1,298 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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Nagano, Japan
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461 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was much better before, service no good. The salads, were not that impressive, the shrimps were not good. Very disappointing.

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Thank Shlomi T
Den Haag, The Netherlands
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197 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice, open restaurant serving fish. Large selection of all kind of fresh fish. Friendly and attent staff's. We got a lot of good, cold starters, very rapidly. Also a small set of deserts. No frills, recommanded.

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Thank Jan_Lelie
Rockville, Maryland
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a hidden gem. They only do seafood, so be warned. My airline steward recommended this place. It was outstanding. The hostess was incredibly hospitable and kept the appetizers coming. We were a group of 7 and she seated us right away and ordered her staff to cater to us. She pulled the stops in getting us a... More 

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Thank Peetsta
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is perfect if you want lots of food and don't know or care about how it's prepared or what it tastes like. The grilled fish is not grilled. It is fried and perhaps placed on the grill for a split second before it is served. The sea bass was tasteless oily cafeteria quality cuisine at best. The all... More 

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Thank Ophir B
Atlanta, Georgia
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the opportunity to eat at this restaurant and the staff were friendly and helpful in choosing food selections for the table. The salads that come out before the meal were fabulous and they just kept coming. The food was wonderful, quite seasoned and flavorful and great portions. I would recommend this place for those passing through who want... More 

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Thank Whinenot
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28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice lunch at reasonable price. Good selection of free salads and bread with free replenishment. Nice veriaty of sea and sweet water fish and sea food. Fish was well cocked and tasty. Recommended!

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Thank Isaac E
Herzliya, Israel
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175 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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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43 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

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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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
USD 15 - USD 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
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
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?