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Shabtai Hayafe

36 Ha-Tsorfim | Old Jaffa, Jaffa, Tel Aviv 6803952, Israel
+972 52-647-9883
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good48%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (5 reviews)
“filet” (4 reviews)
“fries” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
36 Ha-Tsorfim | Old Jaffa, Jaffa, Tel Aviv 6803952, Israel
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My kids and l were craving some really good fish and after reading the reviews we decided to go to this restaurant; we were not dissapointed. The service was good, they immediately brought a lot of small dishes with spreads and salads/veggies and some delicious...More

Thank Chelin35
Reviewed 1 week ago

Unfortunately I have to recommend avoiding this location as they cannot be trusted. Following a good meal, with very nice fish and good service we asked for the bill. The bill arrived and I asked to pay by Credit Card. As they took away my...More

Thank Slapheado
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Came across this restaurant by chance and decided to go in. Without asking they fill your table with cucumber tomato salad, tsatsiki, olives and other small delicacies together with pita bread. After that the kids ordered the kids menu and received a big portion of...More

Thank Peter O
Reviewed 16 April 2017

very good fish restaurant , the salad is fresh and good , the seafood and the fish also fresh , the fried fish were soaked in a little oil but it was good , we will back again .

Thank Adnan A
Reviewed 9 April 2017

The first thing we were told is that we have to order a main course or pay 47 NIS for the salat anyway. So e.g. we couldn´t just sit there for a drink. Since we were hungry anyway and we came here just because its...More

Thank fkampeter
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

The place is really worth a visit. You get the endless small plates of Mediterranean salads and then whatever fish is fresh that day. We had calamari followed by grilled seabass done with lemon and olive oil. The available choice was very good but we...More

Thank EMandJM
Reviewed 8 March 2017

last time i had a meal at Shabtai, was 40 years ago or more, when he had a stall at the same location, serving delicious fish and fresh greek vegetable salad, with fresh baked brown bread. time passed I have left Jaffa, and now decided...More

Thank nathan l
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a fish restaurant and finally found this place. It looks very simple, in Greek style. But we decided to stay and it was worth it. Fish was fresh and tasty. We enjoyed the atmosphere and service.

Thank EAnokhina
Reviewed 26 December 2016

We had here a family birthday launch, starter salads were very good, especially the ikra. Everybody ordered a fish on the grill or fried which tasted fresh and delicious. The calamari dish was a little bit dry, no dressing. On Saturday the restaurant was busy...More

Thank GuyNSiv
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

This is an authentic Greek fish restaurant run by the same family for 60 years, third generation now ! Situated fairly near the flea market and not far from the port of Jaffa. Whenever I am in Israel I always come here and I am...More

Thank bluesgal222
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Ha-Tsorfim | Old Jaffa, Jaffa, Tel Aviv 6803952, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Tel Aviv District  >  Tel Aviv  >  Jaffa
  • Phone Number: +972 52-647-9883
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