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Manta Ray

#148 of 1,070 Restaurants in Tel Aviv
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Almah Beach, Tel Aviv 63305, Israel
03-5174773
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Today
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients
Breakfast/Brunch
Lunch
Dinner
Reservations
Late Night

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 83
    Excellent
  • 70
    Very good
  • 29
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Nice business lunch!

1o. Great view, in front of the beach! 2o. Really good Business menu 3o. Good atmosphere but if you are young people don't expect many persons like you must of the costumers are a bit old persons! 4o. Nice waitress

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 27, 2015
Vincent_car
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Jerusalem, Israel
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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192 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Jerusalem, Israel
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 NEW

1o. Great view, in front of the beach! 2o. Really good Business menu 3o. Good atmosphere but if you are young people don't expect many persons like you must of the costumers are a bit old persons! 4o. Nice waitress

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 NEW

Best location in Tel-Aviv, make sure to order a few days in advance and even a week or so before if you're looking to sit at the porch in the weekend! Amazing breakfast, wonderful dinners and don't forget to try some cocktails! Ask for the frozen lemon margarita! For desert try the corrupt chocolate, can't go wrong! Enjoy

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silicon valley
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155 reviews 155 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

The view is lovely and the food delicious but pricey. I would not return because of the service. All foreigners or tourists are shuttled to middle of Resteraunt, no view windows. Every person who did not speak Hebrew did not get a window table even when many were unoccupied.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

In December 21,2014 I went with friends to really nice place "Manta Ray" witch locating right on the beach of Tel Aviv right by sea! We had a table out side with view to the sea, it's just add amazing atmosphere to us! Food was good but can't say really something special, let's say I was expected better food in... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

The most amazing thing about this place is the variety of starters. Everything was delicious! Fish as a main course with bottle of a good wine and sea view

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015 via mobile

i had this place recommended, it was very good food, but a bit pricey. View and location is perfect. Try the sea food.

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

The food was fantastic- some of the best seafood I've tasted. The setting was great with a nice view of the sunset. The only reason it doesn't deserve 5 stars is that the service is a bit slow.

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Gatineau, Canada
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74 reviews 74 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Manta Ray had been touted as one of the top ten restaurants in Tel Aviv, especially if you like fish. Well, I was very disappointed with my dining experience at this restaurant. The service was slow, with a touch of arrogance. The mezze was the least interesting and most unappetizing that I have eaten in Tel Aviv and the grilled... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 via mobile

Recommended highly by Shenkin Hotel staff despite less than enthusiastic reviews. The location on the beach is unbeatable. The waves are breaking as you walk through the front door. The staff are welcoming but let you know they have a good thing. The white beans and octopus starter and the whole calamari main course were excellent. The shrimp risotto was... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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70 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

We were recommended by our hotel concierge to this restaurant which was a short walk away. The restaurant has a beach front facing with a spectacular sea view with both indoor and outdoor terrace seating. We were warmly welcome and choose to seat outdoor. The owner was friendly and came to speak to us. The restaurant specialize in seafood and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Almah Beach, Tel Aviv 63305, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Tel Aviv District  >  Tel Aviv
  • Phone Number: 03-5174773

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 25
  • Cuisine: Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?