Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Tel Aviv

Vicky Cristina
Relaxed tapas wine bar where you can while away a sultry evening under fig trees.
Odelia
The cuisine of a typical family kitchen, conveniently open to the public.
Dizengoff Center Food Fair
Offering every type of Israeli cuisine, the Dizengoff Center Food Fair is a buzzing hub of locals and tourists exploring the array of typical dishes.
Abulafia Desserts
Founded in 1879, Abulafia is a long-standing family business serves a wide range of traditional sweet and savoury baked Middle Eastern desserts.
Frida Kahlo
Grab a quick Latin-infused starter before delving into another long night along Lilienblum and Rothschild Boulevard...
Moses Burger
The faithful make the late night pilgrimage south to worship at the burger alter of Moses restaurant.
Tony Vespa
So popular, Tony's has had to open a second branch to satisfy customers from all over the city. 
The Block
Beyond the world famous sound system and legendary mixer, a never-tiring Block-faithful crowd leaves every DJ waiting for their next visit to the White City.
Mashousha
Mashousha offers a simplistic menu of Galilean inspired delights, highlighted by the eponymous mashousha, a bowl of thick hummus topped with soft chickpeas, the freshest olive oil and a finely-chopped basil spread.
Tapas Achad Ha’am
The Spanish-speaking world presents an exciting range of food and music and this place features them all.
Dr. Shakshuka
With a specialty omelet that is irresistible, Dr. Shakshuska offers a Tunisian dining experience for every traveller.
Pronto Strada
Following the success of the more formal restaurant, Pronto now sells Italian ingredients from its delicatessen next door.
Tamara Yogurt
If you take milk, add honey and make it really cool, you're looking at a fabulously modern Israeli dessert: frozen yoghurt. Experience it here, at one of the city's favoured dispensaries.
Buddha Burgers
Buddha Burgers offers a unique vegan fast food chain that provides a variety of tasty vegan-tailored meals.
Michatronix
Hidden from sight behind a used electronics store front, this retro-fit den was the first port of call Tel Aviv's own hipster scene.
Frank
With a variety of upmarket gourmet sausages to choose from, Frank offers Sausages with pride"."
Bait Ba’namal
Located in the Tel Aviv Port, Bait Ba'namal offers traditional Mediterranean cuisine with a personal home kitchen twist.
Hummus Abu Dhabi
This reggae-influenced cafe offers all things reggae, including its hummus.
Abu Hassan
Overlooking Jaffa Port, Abu Hassan has become a site of culinary pilgrimages for customers throughout the country.
Loveat
A small chain of much loved cafes to grab a cup of organic coffee.
Orna and Ella
Home-made food from a true Tel-Aviv institution.
Cat And Dog
This blacked out den offers the best in Israel's electonic DJs, marking it out as the place for people whose day starts only at sundown.
Farmers’ Market
The freshest produce is offered in a traditional outdoor setting, while the ‘land milk & honey’ epithet comes to life among the stalls lining Hangar 12. 
Clementine Café
Surrounded by plants and vegetation, Clementine offers a pastoral escape from the busy city.
Café Sonia
Providing a rural escape in the city, Café Sonia offers a wide selection of herbal teas and local dishes that can be served in the pretty back garden.
Café Suzanna
Offering a calm, charming atmosphere complemented by appetizing lunch and dinner choices, the café has something for everyone.
Café Michal
Early 20th century urban bourgeois decor and one of the best breakfast selections in town.
Café Arlozorov
Accommodating all types of customers from office workers to students, Café Arlozorov offers a tranquil cafe for every occasion including long reading sessions or weekend brunches.
Hakosem
For those seeking an easily accessible gastronomic slice of falafel heaven, look no further than Hakosem.
Halev Harachav
For an authentic taste of Middle Eastern food within the global city, Halev Harachav is a perennial favourite.
Hajachnun Shel Ima
With Hajachnun Shel Ima translating as 'Mum's Jachnun', this cafe offers home-style traditional dishes.
Frida Hecht
As an insiders hidden gem, Frida Hecht offers a home-style menu of North African kitchen highlights and Tel Aviv comfort food.

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