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Dar Belhadj

Tunisian
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17 rue des Tamis Medina, Tunis, Tunisia
71 200 894
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  • 9
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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
Most recent review
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
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Gothenburg, Sweden
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Gothenburg, Sweden
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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
12 helpful votes 12 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
7 helpful votes 7 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
212 helpful votes 212 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
55 helpful votes 55 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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166 reviews 166 reviews
94 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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Munich
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85 reviews 85 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 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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7 reviews 7 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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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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