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The Bun

Hillel hazaken 18, Tel Aviv, Israel
+972 3-604-4725
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steamed buns” (12 reviews)
“ramen” (12 reviews)
“soup” (10 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Hillel hazaken 18, Tel Aviv, Israel
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1 - 10 of 99 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Bun has a small(ish) menu but there are loads of vegetarian, fish and meat options within it. Four of us shared the papaya salad (very very good); the fish and the beef buns (also, very very good); and we each went for a main....More

Thank doronsalomon
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Honestly I walk by this restaurant many time before and never choose to have dinner. With a good friend of mine we choose to have dinner in Saturday evening. The place was not full . The service was extremely spurting me through the Menu ....More

Thank shira2705
Bigmama1111, Owner at The Bun, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2017
Google Translation

Toda raba Shira❤️

Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Wow, such a good and unique food I ever eated. I recomend on the chicken on rise. Also the Estrella damm beer from Barcelona that is served their is one of the best.

Thank David C
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Located just around the corner of the Carmel Market, this small Japanese restaurant (with tables outside) serves Japanese food (and beers). We tried the beef burgers and the chicken ramen. Both were delicious, the burgers probably the best in town. As with all high-quality restaurants...More

Thank Urs L
Reviewed 25 April 2017

This place was the perfect scenery for a dinner with an old friend...the chef was on spot- a great guy, cant remember his name i apologize but i remember his flavors! fish soup was delicious and the rolls were to die for! great asian beer...More

Thank Boaz Y
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The Bun serves delicious pork or chicken broth ramen. However, the broth can be a bit hit or miss, as a few times I've had it, the broth came out too salty. The noodles had the perfect chewy texture, however, and the pork portions are...More

Thank chenster22
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Having been flying most of the night and arriving early I was famished. My hotel room was not quite ready and the girl at the desk suggested this place. Service was quick and the food appetizing. A meat dish, with tofu I think. Regardless is...More

Thank Glenn A
Bigmama1111, Owner at The Bun, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Thank you Glenn🙏🏼

Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

I was strolling looking for food and came across this place. mainly Asian fusion with more slant to Japanese. Had chicken curry with sticky rice. it was quite tasty. interesting venue .

Thank Dalrx
Bigmama1111, Owner at The Bun, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Thank you

Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

We had a short rib steamed bun each and then shared a yellow curry with fish. Both dishes were delicious. This restaurant is in the heart of Tel Aviv, right by the entrance to Shuk Hacarmel (Allenby side). This was my first time here, would...More

Thank Laura S
Bigmama1111, Owner at The Bun, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Thank you laura🙏🏼

Reviewed 5 March 2017

Was kinda feeling under the weather and went on the hunt for Ramen, found this place online after a bit of reading and it had awesome reviews so decided to check it out. Dragged my 4 coworkers along with me and one by one they...More

Thank Tim N
Bigmama1111, Owner at The Bun, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Thank you tim🙏🏼

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LisaAndC
4 March 2017|
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Response from Bigmama1111 | Property representative |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$17
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hillel hazaken 18, Tel Aviv, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Tel Aviv District  >  Tel Aviv
  • Phone Number: +972 3-604-4725
  • E-mail
Description
After working for Jean Georges, Alain Duccasse, and Daniel Boulud, and traveling all over Asia, decided both Chefs(brothers) Ayal and Shei Kitches, to establish a small Asian restaurant with their favourite food.
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