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Dar El Jeld

5-10, Rue Dar El Jeld, Tunis, Tunisia
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Ranked #1 of 112 Restaurants in Tunis
Cuisines: Tunisian
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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  • Arabic first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
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English first
Paris, France
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36 reviews 36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 NEW

Extremely fresh fish (with unusual dishes like an andoulasian sauce. Rare local desserts like assida bil zgougou (a cream made with pine seeds) Service perfect. The wine list should be extended to foreign cru 's.

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Mexico City, Mexico
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 NEW

Beautiful building, wonderful ambiance and very good food. A bit pricey for Tunisia, though. Definitely a place to see and be seen!

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Simpson Bay, St Maarten-St Martin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

we went in vacation and there every body was talking about this place in two word that place was original and the service was excellent the food was authentic and the ambiance tell you all about the history of Tunisia great place to visit

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Set in the heart of the medina this is a beautiful restaurant with great service and a great atmosphere. It is a very popular spot with both locals and visitors however I felt the food was a little average.

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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42 reviews 42 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Lunch at Dar el Jeld was one if the highlights of my trip to Tunis. I tried unsuccessfully to make a reservation online, but my hotel called over to arrange a table. The dining room is spectacular, and the experience was very enjoyable. The portions are large, and the food was terrific. The waiter showed me around the building, which... More

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Los Angeles, CA
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I travel a lot by myself and usually have fantastic experiences. Dar El Jeld is not one of them. I stopped by to see if there was a table available and they said they were completely booked. I asked if they were booked for the next night. They asked how many? I said one, and they said they were completely... More

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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Very nice Good service Clean It has limited menu Traditional Parking is a problem In mid town town No options for children

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Imperia, Italy
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We couldn't manage to make a reservation even though a very kind and smart lady found a nice table for us. The location is really nice it worth the effort itself as outside was 41C°(and we walked from quite far away). The staff is super smooth and the service within European standards. The menu is not so crowded (exactly the... More

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
139 reviews 139 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

This was by far the best place we ate at in Tunis.The restaurant itself is called Dar El Jeld (House of Leather) and it was the main trading post/location for Leather and animal hide... It is a beautiful old building in the middle of the Old town... accessing it one has to walk a bit thru the old tiny walkways... More

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Amman, Jordan
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81 reviews 81 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

The location of this restaurant The interior outstanding design The welcome spirit from the team And the highly delicious traditional meals I'll of them makes this restaurant one of my best choices As advise , try "kuskusi with Kalamar"

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