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El Ali

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$15 - $25
CUISINES
Seafood, European, Tunisian, Arabic
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dessert portion size is fab, I had better but the coffee and atmosphere, decore is unique...we also met super friendly Tunisian locals who have been fantastic.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Eibba
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Did know what to expect, stopped in during lunch hour after trekking around the medina. It’s upstair, look for the sign in arabic style font or you’ll miss it. Small cozy traditional atrium, only waiting servicing during lunch it took a bit of time but...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Lephongb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is always a great idea to be there. Nice and friendly staff with great food. You have also the nice view to the small streets of the medina. You’ll never regret

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank ingazerty
elali-tunis, Propriétaire at El Ali, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

thank you it's a pleasure for us to receive you and serve you

Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

Food was excellent : a tunisian soup , one brick, 2 salads one called méchouia a little Spicy and one with octopous . lamb with sweet dryed abricots, grape and almonds. There was a large choice of sweet creams and cake but preferred fresh fruits...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Ahmed B
Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

Dont miss this Gem in the heart of Tunis, Medina. Delicious food, well trained dedicatad staff and a nice manager. I had a chance to reserve a sit for the last night of holy Ramadan and really enjoyed the speciall menu for Iftar. A lovely...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Dr-NGh
Reviewed May 5, 2019 via mobile

it is located within the Medina. Great location, a little bit small (it is better to get a reservation) but the food is really delicious. We tried felfel and white tajine....wow..... You can take dessert on the rooftop. Not expensive at all.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 974IL
Reviewed February 27, 2019

In the middle of basar we found the place. Old beautiful building. I had no idea what kind of building it was but liked what I saw. Being a bit early we had som mynt tee at the coffeeshop first. After a while we were...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Keivan A
elali-tunis, Propriétaire at El Ali, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2019

you are welcome :)

Reviewed February 22, 2019 via mobile

We had a great time, everything was good, excellent atmosphere. Extremely recommend it and will visit again.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Helamhiri
elali-tunis, Propriétaire at El Ali, responded to this reviewResponded February 24, 2019

you are welcome. thank you

Reviewed February 21, 2019 via mobile

Highly recommend this place for breakfast. Very frenchy I must say. Very touristic since it’s around la medina.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank janisao2018
EL A, Propriétaire at El Ali, responded to this reviewResponded February 22, 2019

Thank you

Reviewed February 16, 2019 via mobile

It’s very hard in Tunis to find such a restaurant I mean service wise especially after the revolution (2011). In this restaurant every single customer will feel that he is the most important person sitting there at that time. I can’t talk about the food...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank hkamkoum
elali-tunis, Propriétaire at El Ali, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2019

thanks. You are welcome. we will wait you.

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June 17, 2019|
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Response from Ahmed B | Reviewed this property |
I do not recall using it if it exists because I was busy enjoying the dinner , the compagny and the place and would suggest to resist the »need» or temptation to be connected !!
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Benniran
January 30, 2018|
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Response from EL A | Property representative |
yes you can call on 0021671321927 or 001216 23 811 511
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826TomB
January 13, 2018|
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Response from EL A | Property representative |
yes in the roof top ( café ) but not in the restaurant
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