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Rehov Ben Yehuda 90, Tel Aviv, Israel
+972 3-527-3394
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“tiramisu” (31 reviews)
“pasta” (62 reviews)
“minestrone” (7 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:30All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rehov Ben Yehuda 90, Tel Aviv, Israel
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Reviewed yesterday

It's Friday night and Shabbat is settling in and you are hungry for some Italian, half the restaurants are closed and half are busy and you don't have a reservation so you amble into Ernesto at 7:45 and Ernesto himself says, "I need this table...More

Thank JoeKupe
Reviewed 5 days ago

The hostess and server were very nice. I had a salmon penne with rose cream sauce...it was tasty considering we are in Tel Aviv so my expectations for authentic Italian weren't high. My only complaint is consistent with many other restaurants in this city: sidewalk...More

Thank eirebella87
Reviewed 5 days ago

Really good Italian food, also compared to the original we had only last week in Italy itself. All the dishes we had were very tasty. Bake Mozzarella was very good, as was the Caprese Salad. Very good steaks, also with green pepper sauce. Lasagna was...More

Thank fox6455
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I went in on a Friday night and asked to see the menu. There were probably about 8-10 people in the entire restaurant, with at least 40 seats free. We were told that there was "no room" for us. Citing the ample...More

Thank spinmove29
Ernesto M, Proprietario at Ernesto, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I'm a son of a concentration camp survivor,so be aware when you accuse me of discrimination. If you want to eat in my restaurant you are kindly requested to riserve a table and you can be sure that no-one will deny youa table and,if someone...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good Italian Restutant for a moment They let you fill in Italy because they are Talking between them in Italian. The food is excellent the dishes are very nice . The day we visit the Ac did not work well and it's very hot...More

Thank Natan Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped at Ernesto's during a recent stay in Tel Aviv. It was very crowded, so we were glad that we had reservations. The food was good, although they were unable to make an adjustment to the zucchini flower appetizer. Needless to say, we both...More

Thank Momalita
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

quick service and polite staff The food was all fine but nothing special. The ravioli was good but the gnocchi was tasteless and cold.

Thank tali71
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was lovely, it's a busy place so best to book in the weekend. Service was sporadic with so many different people attending to me, got chased down the street because they weren't happy with my tip and asked for more money.

Thank Frances S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Italian food in Israel , feel like home , I had a lot of fun grate service nice people nice place !!

Thank lpolpo
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We came there to have dinner while staying the night in Tel Aviv. The website graded the restaurant as second best in the city so we thought we'd give it a try. The place is pretty small with only a handful of tables inside (where...More

Thank Madonna B
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Itay Z
9 March 2017|
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Response from Gabriele G | Reviewed this property |
You can book even the same day, but especially for the weekend I suggest you to call some days in advance. (I used Google Translator) :-)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rehov Ben Yehuda 90, Tel Aviv, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Tel Aviv District  >  Tel Aviv
  • Phone Number: +972 3-527-3394
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