Tel Aviv, recently crowned one of the top 10 culinary destinations in the world boasts a varied cuisine influenced by a range of cultures, countries and international trends. Whether you’re looking for a specific international cuisine, our favorite modern Israeli food or just bar serving up a stunning list of cocktails, Tel Aviv is the ultimate hub.
In Tel Aviv you will find everything from gourmet kosher, high-end vegan and vegetarian along with popular Israeli street foods like Falafel and Shawarma. The international foodie trends are also well represented in Tel Aviv. The Tel Aviv foodie scene has gained a growing international audience thanks to Israeli chefs opening abroad and exporting the Israeli kitchen, as well as the increased number of International food bloggers and reporters flocking to Tel Aviv and sharing their discovery of the diverse culinary scene.
13 Israeli restaurants made it on to La Listes 1000 Best Restaurants in The World List which is a staggering amount of restaurants given the size of Israel and testament to the strength of the industry. One of these awards was given to Chef Barak Aharoni’s Alena restaurant.
In the heart of the White City ,alongside Rothschild Blvd, and near the HaBima Square, nests The Norman boutique hotel, home to some of the most important culinary hotspots in the city. The Norman is housed in a beautiful Bauhaus building, with Alena Restaurant and The Library Bar on the ground floor, Dinings Japanese restaurant on the rooftop
Alena restaurant, awarded the Gault & Millau prize; Restaurant of The Year and the Hideaway Reports Best Hotel Restaurant, Barak Aharoni’s menu uses the very finest, freshest local ingredients cooked up into stunning renditions from a myriad of Israeli kitchens with a strong Mediterranean influence .
Award winning Dinings Japanese restaurant on the roof is an Izakaya-style menu, with tapas style dishes that use some European cooking techniques and ingredients . All the waiters are trained in how to build an Omakasa meal for their guests based on tastes and more.
The Library Bar offers a unique space and relaxing vibe and a Barak Aharoni designed menu that makes it perfect for Breakfast through to night snacks.
3 stunning award winning venues under one roof; The Norman Tel Aviv