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Dar Belhadj

17 rue des Tamis Medina, Tunis, Tunisia
71 200 894
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Ranked #23 of 121 Restaurants in Tunis
Cuisines: Tunisian
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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123 reviews 123 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
207 helpful votes 207 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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73 reviews 73 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 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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163 reviews 163 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
120 helpful votes 120 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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Munich
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77 reviews 77 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2013

The restaurant is located in the heart of the Medina, the old town, in an old palace. The hand-painted tiles and old photos are definitely worth seeing. The food is mediocre and overpriced, and they do not serve alcohol to distract from it. The service is attentive but clumsy,

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013 via mobile

It's a surprise walking in from the streets of the medina. It's so calm and peaceful. The walls were filled with beautiful tiles. The staff was excellent. We started with a plate of appetizers as suggested by the waiter. that was fun as we didn't know what many of the items were. We had fish couscous, and my husband had... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012

This was one of 4 restaurants we visited in the medina, and was definitely one we enjoyed the least. The menu is relatively short and we found the cooking to be nothing special, especially given the price. There is no alcohol served. The decor was lovely, and some of the other tables were able to visit up-stairs to look around.... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2012

My wife and I are here in Tunis on our honeymoon, and we've had a rough time finding well-prepared meals in a clean setting with service to match, which is particularly disappointing given the rich culinary tradition of North Africa and the amazing fresh produce and seafood available here. Dar Belhadj was exactly what we were looking for. First, the... More 

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Doha, Qatar
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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

This place competes with Dar el Jeld in terms of food, and has a very cozy setting. The service is also great and the good news is that it is not very crowded so you could walk-in without reservation at anytime (almost)!

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

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