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Messa

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19 Haarbaa St, Tel Aviv, Israel
03-6856859
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12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Warsaw, Poland
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49 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Super experience! Went with 2 other couples--the appetisers were all delicious and the appetisers were creative and tasty too. I had seafood stew with couscous, others had a steak, seared fish, etc. I don't think you could go wrong. The desserts were creative and delicious. Highly recommended!

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Thank Dan G
Rosh Pina, Israel
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110 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

MESSA is an elegant, first class restaurant. It is located in the heart of Tel-Aviv, near the SARONA shopping area. Decoration and atmosphere are amazing. Servings and wines do make fill you arrived to the culinary side of heaven. Service is perfect. Value appropriate for this first-class experience.

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Thank inbarml
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125 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We went to celebrate my father in law's birthday and had a great time at this stylish and upscale restaurant. The food was absolutely delicious, I started out with a leek ravioli, and then had the Koh Samui style fish. Both dishes were outstanding and I highly recommend it. The service was very good, even after they screwed up my... More 

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Belgium
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32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful place but the hostess doesn't fit here. A smile is for free ! Great food very nice winelist. Could be a wonderful place with a nice staff. A pitty.

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Thank BelgiumPalvdb
Tel Aviv District, Israel
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located on the Haarbaa street in central Tel-Aviv, the beautifully designed Messa restaurant offers reasonably priced (in Israeli standards) lunch business which offers a large variety of dishes ranging from salads and pasta to meat and fish. Although some of the dishes have a touch of mid-eastern cuisine everyone can find something to their liking. On the down side, as... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Typical of the artsy fartsy pseudo chef kitchens of Tel Aviv. Too many flavours mixed together and nothing exciting except the hamburgers. The staff was very accommodating changing dishes for sketching else but if the taste combinations were right in the first place it would not have been necessary! Prices were way too expensive for the product received. Wine List... More 

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Herzlia, Israel
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was epic. The Levrak fish dish was perfect. If you don't order wine, prices are pretty reasonble in accordance with the food and service you will get.

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Thank Keidarok
Tel Aviv, Israel
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91 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Messa is a very nice place for a dinner with family and friends. It's a right place to spend ones evening over good food in a right atmosphere

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Thank LeviZel
Franklin Lakes, New Jersey
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unique seating with high top tables and chairs, intimate alcoves, and other seating arrangements. Food wonderful and a bit eclectic. Prices were pretty high, but worth it.

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Thank Leslie627
Los Angeles
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105 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

A sexy city like Tel Aviv, needs a sexy restaurant like Messa. Well located near Serona Market. Messa is great for memorable occasions with equally memorable food. Whether you are vegetarian or not you have plenty of good options. A restaurant sometimes is an experience and Messa truly can be that. For me it was memorable, the pasta is "al... 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
Average prices
$100
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Haarbaa St, Tel Aviv, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Tel Aviv District  >  Tel Aviv
  • Phone Number: 03-6856859

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