SIMCHAS   11/2/11

Love was on the menu

LOVE was on the menu when NIKKI CHINN dined at a restaurant in Tel Aviv.

For the 24-year-old Liverpool girl was introduced by restaurant owner YANIV SEGAL to restaurateur ELAD MALIHI.

And Yaniv had more on his plate when he was asked to be best man when the couple married in Rehovot.

Nikki, the daughter of Michele and Jonathan Chinn, of Childwall, is a solicitor, while 30-year-old Elad, who is also an internet entrepreneur, is the son of Ilana and Zion Malihi, of Rehovot.

Bridesmaids were Nikki's sister Danielle Chinn, Elad's sisters Yamit Malihi and Yaara Malihi along with Jocelyn Rudnick and Zoe Taylor.

Best men with Yaniv were the bride's brother Anthony Chinn, Nessi Alfassi, Barak Perez, Eldad Saar and Itay Hayat.

The UK was represented at the simcha by the bride's uncle Lionel Cope, Petula and Neil Nevitt, Angela, Julian and Avi Rosenthal, Ian Harris, Diane, Harry, Naomi and Rachel Friend, Michael Cowan and Lauren and Daniel Abrams.

Family present were Nikki's cousins Natan Shaw, Nick and Liat Kaufman, from Israel, and Yael Shuval, of America.

The couple have settled in Tel Aviv.

© 2011 Jewish Telegraph