Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Tel Aviv

Yoezer
French-inspired treats complement this gastropub-come-wine bar.
Topsea Israel Surfing Center
Tony Vespa
So popular, Tony's has had to open a second branch to satisfy customers from all over the city. 
The Deli
This cloak and dagger mini-club attracts smart twenty-somethings seeking a steamy night out fuelled by its unique selection of cocktails.
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.
Tel Aviv Museum of Art
Indulge in a bit of highbrow culture at this multi-floor cultural anchor.
Suzanne Dellal Centre
A historic dance centre that's a must for any visit to the White City.
ST-ART
Serge Tiroche opens the country's first artist incubator - in a majestic Jaffa villa.
Spa Clay
Business visitors and cube-dwellers head here for its Turkish Hamam and more.
Skalski Leather
Soak up the smells at this workshop-come-boutique for luxury leather.
Shaqued
Celebrities, tourists and local alike all flock to this place for its traditional seafood and 'salatim' (tapas-style) dishes.
Shalom Hotel
Free daily massages and happy-hour sessions are the draw at this maritime-themed Atlas site.
Rubin Museum
Visit this Bauhaus-style building for insight into one of Israel's most iconic artists.
Olia
Health and beauty and food and drink, all centred around one thing: olive oil.
Noga Gallery
Emerging and established artists meet at this internationally-acclaimed gallery.
Nina Hotel
Owner Eliza Zivi's combined tribute to the Neve Tzedek neighbourhooda after her ten-year period in Paris.
Nanuchka
Revellers descend on this Eastern European rave-like cavern for vodka, Georgian delicacies and bar-stomping live music on a Sunday.
Nachalat Binyamin
Art meets architecture at this popular street fair.
Na Laga’at
Tell your order to the deaf, then dine in the dark - just some of the unique offerings at this deaf/blind theatre.
Misadat Achim
Traditional kebabs and arak (anise-based) drinks have evolved into fine-dining at this 'Brother's Restaurant).
Margoza Bar
A local pub, for local people and any unsuspecting tourist looking to escape the hubbub of Jaffa's legendary flea market.
Jewish 2
Various facets of house music dominate at this concrete-walled, anything-goes hideaway.
Jaffa Bar
Jaffa Bar is a bit of a way from where most visitors spend their nights. And that is just where its charm lies.
Imperial Craft Cocktail Bar
Imperial Craft Cocktail Bar offers not only one of the best drinking experiences in Tel Aviv, but it’s currently one of the best bars in the world.
Hudna
Live acts, DJs and local drinks come as standard at this vast offering in the alternative Florentin neighbourhood...
Hotel Townhouse Tel Aviv
Set in a landmark building from the 1930s, the Hotel Townhouse Tel Aviv is a beautiful 19-room boutique hotel in the UNESCO World Heritage Area, White City.
Hotel Diaghilev
This certainly lives up to its self-titled 'live art boutique hotel' moniker.
Herods Tel Aviv
This is Leonardo Hotels' tribute to the city's golden days under the British mandate of the '30s.
Halev Harachav
For an authentic taste of Middle Eastern food within the global city, Halev Harachav is a perennial favourite.
Habasta
The latest addition to Tel Aviv's Slow Food movement.
Gordon Pool
This iconic, city-based country club is worth a visit for the people watching alone..
Gedera 26
Sweden meets Iraq in this tranquil escape by Carmel Market..
Frida Hecht
As an insiders hidden gem, Frida Hecht offers a home-style menu of North African kitchen highlights and Tel Aviv comfort food.
Frau Blau
Head here for avant-garde Israeli fashion with a fun, escapist attitude.
Dr. Shakshuka
With a specialty omelet that is irresistible, Dr. Shakshuska offers a Tunisian dining experience for every traveller.
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.
Dario’s
Concept-driven jewellery combining both primitive and modern aesthetics.
Cook in Israel Food Tours
Make yourself at home with a guided shopping and cooking session with Orly Ziv.
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Whether it's music or food - fresh and new are the main principles at this port-side seafood joint.
Chadar Ochel
Fine dining, diverse, traditional and sharing plates are rarely associated.

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