Lunch Italian style

24.07.2011                      22.Tammus, 5771

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Lunch Italian style

Tarantino, in the heart of Tel Aviv, does its utmost to look and feel authentic.

Trying to reproduce the atmosphere of an Italian trattoria on the second floor of the Azrieli Center in Tel Aviv was never going to be easy, but new kosher dairy eatery Tarantino is trying its hardest. Situated next to some of the most popular fashion stores, it requires a massive suspension of disbelief to persuade yourself that you’ve just driven off the Rome autostrada for a rest and some authentic Italian food.
The tables are wooden, the floor roughly tiled, and from the walls Italian stars gaze down benignly as though willing this place to give a taste of their homeland. You can share your meal with Sophia Loren, Robert de Niro or Liza Minnelli if you so choose. The menu is heavily into pasta, pizza, lasagna and the usual suspects….