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3 Ahad Ha'Am, Tel Aviv, Israel
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The small and medium sized dishes (most of the dishes fall into this category) were refreshingly inventive, creative, and cooked to perfection. The atmosphere and ambience featuring an open kitchen and a beautiful garden in the back were hip and tasteful, while the service was helpful, friendly, actually perfect. A must!!!

Thank Sayscj
Tel Aviv, Israel
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102 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We have been several times here. This time for dinner with s guest. The restaurant has 4 types if seating areas : bar seating, low tables , high tables and garden seating. This time we were seated at the high tables. The only comment I have is that once seated , it's difficult to move your chair. We ate beef... More 

Thank Ronygr
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We once again visited Popina and were not disappointed! Nice atmosphere, very attentive service but the best was the food! From the Cucumber Gazpacho to Salmon Sashima,Pizza with seafood,Tatar and Sea bass everything was well prepared and tasted very nice. This restaurant is on the top of the list when we visit Israel and again our friends and us were... More 

Thank Wolfgang1000
Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

Excellent cuisine, ambience and service with creative touches made for a great dining experience. Would return without hesitation.

Thank Michael J
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293 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

Once again we visited this excellent restaurant and were amazed by the tasteful and creative elegant dishes of the young chef.

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90 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

We've been there last night with friends, It's been a long time that I wanted to go to this restaurant and it was worth it. The food is excellent - everything we've tried was very good, from starters to desserts. The food is very creative (but not too creative so everyone can find what to eat). The service was very... More 

Thank HL1
Rehovot, Israel
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

Nice place, cozy... But... Very complicated menu, everything we've tasted was just average, nothing special for the price and reviews I've seen before going. ... Wine was excellent.... But expensive

Thank rafael m
Copenhagen Region, Denmark
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

I had the pleasure to dine at the Popina during my resent trip to Tel Aviv & I truly enjoyed not only the creative & slightly unusual set up of the menu & cooking style but also the great execution. A fantastic dinner & highly recommendable.

Thank jeff6440
Encino, California, United States
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44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Amazing staff including Maryanna the Hostess and Nima our amazing server. Great food, nice wine list including boutique local wines and great atmosphere. Plexiglass floor at entry overlooks wine cellar and the restored building is anchored by the center bar overlooking the chef's cooking stations. Truly a dining experience not to be missed.

Thank Andrew M
Amstelveen, The Netherlands
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55 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

Serious good food and a good concept. Plenty of choices between beautifully prepared fish, unusual chicken (decadent) and good meat. The cold soup starter was heavy and extremely tastefull. The fishmaincourse with risotto superb and the chocolat souffle beautifull. a good and varied winelist completed with a huge collection of single malts makes this an excellent restsurant where we had... More 

Thank Freddy H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Mediterranean, Fusion
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Ahad Ha'Am, Tel Aviv, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Tel Aviv District  >  Tel Aviv
  • Phone Number: 97235757477

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