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Dar El Jeld

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5-10, Rue Dar El Jeld, Tunis, Tunisia
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Tunis Governorate, Tunisia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Restaurant best recommended for dinner because of solo musician inside and easier access to the medina at night. The food and the service are excellent,may be a little expensive but it's worth it.

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Thank adnent2016
Tunis, Tunisia
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

worth the try, very nice place, very nice people, excellent food ! the place to be when you want to impress your foreigner friends :) hehehehe totally objective no emotions involved here

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Thank Nadia Z
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Used to be an ancient residence... turn to a restaurants since couple of years . One if not the best Tunisian restaurants in Tunisia . Typically tunisian food , lovely atmosphere , Oud or quanoun players at night.. Definetly a must visit place.. They have a shop that offers a large selection of handcrafted tunisians items.

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1 Thank Nawelle N
Tunis, Tunisia
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant is located in an easily accessible location of the Medina. Great atmosphere. However the best part was the food. The flavours were just right. And the service was relaxed but there when required. An enjoyable experience.

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2 Thank Paul G
Tunisia
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43 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very classy experience , probably the best place in town to entertain foreign visitors for business dinners in a charming ambiance to enjoy the flavors of the land with local music in the background and a very good service

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1 Thank Ahmed E
Bosham, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

We were staying at a lovely Riad only a short walk from this Restaurant. A really up and coming part of the Old City. The picture of the yellow studded door is very in keeping with this area. Food was amazing and architecture inside is very special. A little light Tunisian music is played in the centre of the building... More 

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2 Thank Annexe1970
Paris, France
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

What an amazing evening during Ramadan period. An unique offering that includes one soup, 3 starters, 1 incredible main course & 1 dessert. Rooms are beautiful and incredibly decorated. Waiters are very nice as well. At last a musician made this evening much more amazing.

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2 Thank RemyWW
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Loved the place, u will be amazed by the decor as it was previously a house in Tunis, all the walls and status have the Tunisian touch design , and the food also is very nice

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1 Thank Petula R
Lakeworth, FL
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Food is abundant, atmosphere is beautiful and food is good. We particularly enjoyed the varied appetizer and I had a wonderful lamb shank. The atmosphere is in filled with candlelight...service was impeccable. It is pricey for Tunisia but the experience is worth it. Keep in mind we were on our honeymoon and this place is very romantic. All depends on... More 

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2 Thank GlobeTrotterGirlinFl
Sydney, Australia
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125 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

This restaurant is worth a visit purely as a cultural and architectural experience. Rooms have been converted from an old mansion, so the decor is fantastic. Lots of waiting areas and side-rooms which are fun just to peek your head into. Traditional arabic music playing in the courtyard makes the perfect backdrop. The prices were on the high side, but... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Tunisian, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-10, Rue Dar El Jeld, Tunis, Tunisia
  • Location: Africa  >  Tunisia  >  Tunis Governorate  >  Tunis

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