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Benny the Fisherman

Port of Tel Aviv, Hangar 8, Tel Aviv, Israel
+972 3-544-0518
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“seafood” (22 reviews)
“salad” (80 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Port of Tel Aviv, Hangar 8, Tel Aviv, Israel
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The location of the restaurant is very nice, situated in the harbor. You can hear the sound of the wawes. The service was very nice. Starting with traditional Israeli (or arab) starters, humus, sauces and creams, and for the main dish, a huge seafood plater,...More

Thank AdrianSibiu
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Came on a recommendation from our hotel. We ordered food and had no idea a massive mezze came with it. Fab food, fab service.

Thank Laritwoshoes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch this afternoon and regardless of the other comments on this restaurant, the service was excellent by all members of staff....Too many free starters and a waste of food if you don't manage to eat them. The fish was cooked & presented well....More

Thank Sissythatwalk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food but below average service. Wait time can be less. Quality of food is above average. I liked shrimp in Morrocan spice sauce and whole grilled fish. Seafood is OK and can be made more interesting. Wine was good - Savinigon Blanc - Gamla....More

Thank vnatanzon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First off, I must say that the initial service of receiving me, seating me, and getting my order was very responsive. I ordered the prawns in garlic and butter sauce, led in a parade by an army of accompanying small plates of salads and breads....More

Thank AshishChennai
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The waiter offered us the “specialities” of the day as a mix of seafood and fish. While the general dishes looked well served, ours consisted in rice with a ridiculous portion of fish and seafood. Also they charged the service in the check bill, while...More

Thank Erick G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful fish dinner here. Shared a whole Bar Fish which came with like 12 small, side plates and delicious, freshly baked bread. Everything was delicious and good value for the money. Very busy place (but we went on Shabbat and there were many...More

Thank GeeJAre
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This place would have had a 5 review except the service was awful. Let’s go with the good stuff first. The food FANTASTIC I had the sea bass. After you order they come to the table with several (like 10) dishes of appetizers and condiments...More

Thank Vivsmom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We just had an amazing dinner last night and had sea food dish with rice and jyst reseved another reservation for tommorow night We sat outside and enjoy the view and amazing weather and recomened a lot

Thank Gina S
Reviewed March 10, 2018

Went here with several colleagues for dinner on a Sunday evening. We split an appetizer and a whole fish dinner for the three of us. The salad starters were incredible and so extensive that they alone could have been our dinner! Amazing, fresh fish. A...More

Thank Driedfigs
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Barbara B
September 26, 2017|
Response from Andrew C | Reviewed this property |
Not sure of the actual hours, but open all day to late
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Port of Tel Aviv, Hangar 8, Tel Aviv, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Tel Aviv District  >  Tel Aviv
  • Phone Number: +972 3-544-0518
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