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Dar Belhadj

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17 rue des Tamis Medina, Tunis, Tunisia
71 200 894
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Excellent restaurant in the old town

We had traditional Tunisian food, it wa very tasty and good! The atmosphere is very nice and I can warmly recommend this restaurant.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 16, 2015
Per D
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Gothenburg, Sweden
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Sousse, Tunisia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Disappointed! Nice atmosphere but the service was poor. The food was not amazing for what you paid. For these high prices you would expect something better. I have eaten in restaurants all over Tunisia and I was not impressed by the service, food or price. Lovely location and decoration though.

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Brindisi, Italy
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128 reviews 128 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Hard to find like most places in the old Medina . Lovely interior, music a bit loud. Food OK but luke warm and fatty.

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We had traditional Tunisian food, it wa very tasty and good! The atmosphere is very nice and I can warmly recommend this restaurant.

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Sacramento, California, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

You'd be hard pressed to find a more stunning Tunisian residence to dine in. The tiles and dining room are magnificent and elegant. There's nothing modern about this restaurant -- from the decor to the food. It's very "old school" Tunisian cuisine at the high end of the price scale; most of the entrees are in the 25-35 Dinar range.... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

This restaurant is located in the medina and you probably need to have Tunisian friends or a good guide to get there. The building is historic and beautiful and the traditional Tunisian food is excellent. Service is attentive and efficient. It was the best meal I had during a two week visit to Tunisia. Highly recommended!

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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We Are Lost On The Medina And We Arrive At This Restaurant. The location is beautiful, an ancient palace very typical and fascinating. There was a wedding during the dinner and a man play music, super nice. We eat cousin cousin royal, very good and plenty. Romantic!

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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123 reviews 123 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
215 helpful votes 215 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

The food here is good, better than most Tunesian restaurants, but the service level is not at par with the food.

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London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

The food when we went was decent, we had grilled fish and brik. The prices are on the high end of normal Tunisian prices, but you are paying to eat in a nice setting. However, I would recommend going to Dar Hammouda Pacha or Dar El Jeld if you are able to instead. The staff were very attentive and picked... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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76 reviews 76 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

we end up here by chance, looking for another restaurant which was closed...and suddenly we were ringing on the door...opened and entered into very old traditional (rich family) house, redecorated to a "top class restaurant"... so what is Top class here: 1. privacy behind the door 2. settlement in old nicely decorated house 3. traditional musician with simple plays 4.... More 

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Patras, Greece
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170 reviews 170 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

This traditional restaurant is located inside Medina, in an old building transformed in restaurant. The owner provide a "shuttle" service to conduct you there from the Kasbah square, as it is difficult to find the andress of the restaurant in the labirynth of Medina. Food was mainly tunisian. The couscous was truly delicious. There was also a musician playing a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 17 rue des Tamis Medina, Tunis, Tunisia
  • Location: Africa  >  Tunisia  >  Tunis Governorate  >  Tunis
  • Phone Number: 71 200 894

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Tunisian

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