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Orna & Ella

33 Shenkin Street, Tel Aviv, Israel
+972 3-525-2085
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“latkes” (15 reviews)
“chicken curry” (11 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
33 Shenkin Street, Tel Aviv, Israel
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Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

We have heard that the 2 founders of the restaurant Orna and Ella decided to close. They postponed and postponed, yet finalized this week and on Friday a very authentic and traditional culinary institution in Tel Aviv will close. We have always for over a...More

Thank Markel52
Reviewed April 9, 2018

We had the opportunity to visit and eat at this restaurant following the recommendation of a good friend. The restaurant is in a Bohemian area of Tel Aviv, which we compared to Soho, NYC. The place is small and personal with minimal furnishing, and personal,...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed March 26, 2018

The dinner at Orna & Ella was a very different culinary experience. We decided to order 4 different dishes and share them among us, which turned out to be a very good decision. In that way all of us had the great pleasure to taste...More

Thank BasicsTouring
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Amazing food, nice and quick service. A good choice of vegetarian dishes. The place is always full, so you'll have to wait a bit, but the hostess will find you a table pretty quickly. Definitely worth a wait! Do not miss sweet potato latkes, quinoa...More

Thank CattyKy
Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

Sadly this fine establishment, who re-defined the food culture of Tel Aviv, is soon closing. Came for a farewell dinner. Food great as always, deserts tasty and well prepared. Enjoy while possible

Thank Tzachi D
Reviewed February 18, 2018

We tried a few times to get a reservation: no success until the end of our trip. Three of us shared dishes for lunch: yam pancakes with sour cream and chive sauce; tortellini with butternut squash, sage, butter, and Parmesan sauce; chicken curry with basmati...More

Thank D C
Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

We have heard that the 2 founders of the restaurant Orna and Ella decided to close it by end of March while the place is still cool and smiling - and indeed it is - we stopped as always sitting next to the glass watching...More

Thank Markel52
Reviewed January 13, 2018

I've been visiting this caffe for the past 24 years. Sadly it is going to close on March 2018. During the many years the caffe kept up with latest culinary trends while maintaining its solid standards. Located in the heart of Tel-Aviv, I'd recommend to...More

Thank NoaJaffa
Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

We came there for breakfast, after 25 minutes of waiting for our food (they didn’t even bother bringing us our coffee either) the waiter finally arrives with our coffee, and tells us there has been “a small delay” with our order (we later found out...More

Thank romrabin2008
Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

We live here in Tel Aviv and saw that this place was always voted for some of the best brunches this city has to offer. Had to wait at least 10 minutes for someone to bring us a menu, and then proceeded to wait 40...More

Thank Hannah K
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Alma B
July 17, 2018|
Response from Jennifer M | Reviewed this property |
Hello! Thank you for contacting me. Unfortunately, I don't speak Hebrew. I hope you had the opportunity to visit and enjoyed this restaurant. Best!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Shenkin Street, Tel Aviv, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Tel Aviv District  >  Tel Aviv
  • Phone Number: +972 3-525-2085
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