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El Morocco Restaurante-Lounge-Cafe

Reforma | 905, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 513 6804
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“hummus” (12 reviews)
“lamb” (9 reviews)
“pastilla” (4 reviews)
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Moroccan, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Lebanese, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Reforma | 905, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really enjoyed our meal here. Relaxed atmosphere, lovely food, great with kids, and lots of choice for veggies.

Thank museummummy
Reviewed 4 April 2017

If you feel like something other than Mexican food, this is the place. El Moroccan offers a charming atmosphere: mood lighting, some low tables and lounge-like seating but most importantly, excellent food. Try the moussaka or the cous cous; both delicious. Good service too.

Thank Cluchy
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was great! We visited several times and all food was great. It was also suitable for out daughter as couscous was a great thing after a long time in Mexico. You should make sure to buy some starters, not least the humus (though...More

1  Thank M_I-I_K3
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We love Mexican food but our meal here was a welcome change of pace. Beautifully prepared, excellent service, reasonable prices, what is not to like?

Thank Jane H
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

We went here last night (actually looking for somewhere else). It was early and the restaurant was not too busy. We ordered the 'tabule' to share as a starter. It was delicately spiced, and very tasty - but more than we could manage. For mains...More

1  Thank David L
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This restaurant is moderately priced and a wonderful dining experience is offered. We walked by this restaurant after an En Via (also recommended) tour had been completed. The restaurant is comfortable and has a nice ambiance. I ordered the meal of the day (chicken and...More

Thank ebaren
Reviewed 14 January 2017

A really lovely restaurant and a chance to get away from rice and beans. Lots of vegetarian choices and a good wine selection too. I would have like to have tried more of the dishes the other diners recommended.

Thank carolyn650
Reviewed 29 December 2016

needed a mid-priced meal in hotel area on our last night, and lucked into this great restaurant with authentic Moroccan food. Comfortable, less expensive than expected, excellent service, where we felt very welcome. Try the Moroccan Special meal 150 pesos. (Most expensive on menu). Good...More

Thank Robo1628
Reviewed 28 August 2016

I stop in often at El Morocco, at least once a week. The afternoon 'menu del dia' is always a treat and a great deal with carefully chosen items prepared with flair and skill. The soups alone are worth stopping for. Today I savored the...More

Thank Linda R
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Wondered into el morrocco on a lazy Sunday evening, a nice and relaxing spot. Good beer and wine selection, the kebab was ok, not bad but didn't blow my mind either (salad which came with it was disappointing). Still a decent spot regardless

1  Thank Julian O
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Hola Ghita B, muchas gracias por sus palabras, ciertamente un gran cumplido viniendo de marroquís; espero todo vaya de maravilla en ese gran viaje. Esperamos algún día recibirlos de nuevo en estas tierras.
7 March 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$11
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Reforma | 905, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
  • Phone Number: +52 951 513 6804
  • E-mail