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La Cour des Lions

Rue Ibrahim El Mazini | Es Saadi Marrakech Resort, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
+212 614-056389
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“harira soup” (2 reviews)
“tagine” (6 reviews)
“es saadi” (4 reviews)
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Moroccan
PRICE
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Rue Ibrahim El Mazini | Es Saadi Marrakech Resort, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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1 - 10 of 44 reviews

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It is the 5th time we visit Marrakech. I am a cuisine fan (this is actually my job) and without any hesitation, La Cour des Lions serves the BEST cuisine in town. We dined twice there this time (and had already experienced it before). Every...More

Thank ParisJuliana
Reviewed 10 May 2017

High-quality restaurant with excellent service and attention. This is a Moroccan restaurant and the menu reflects this.The ambience is class and style. Apart from excellent fine dining, the restaurant is quite lovely and a pleasure just to be seated there quietly taking in your palatial...More

Thank John t
Directeur G, Directeur général at La Cour des Lions, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2017

Dear John t, On behalf of La cour des Lions' team, I would like to thank you for reviewing us. I hope having the pleasure to welcome you back very soon. Best Regards, L. Le Baud - Es Saadi Palace Director of Operation

Reviewed 27 April 2017

The restaurant is beautiful and it is very nice for a romanic dinner. The service is very warm and the food is exquisite.

Thank marialanelane
Directeur G, Directeur général at La Cour des Lions, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2017

dear marialanelane, On behalf of La cour des Lions' team, I would like to thank you for reviewing us. I hope having the pleasure to welcome you back very soon. Best Regards, L. Le Baud - Es Saadi Palace Director of Operation

Reviewed 23 April 2017

La Cour de Lion is located on the 3rd floor of the Es Saadi Palace, with an inside area in a palace-like Arab style and a terrace, offering views over the hotel grounds and the outskirts of Marrakech. The menu focuses on Moroccan cuisine, but...More

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Directeur G, Directeur général at La Cour des Lions, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Dear Michael-Traveller-JP, On behalf of all the Cour des LIons' teams, I would like to thank you for this very nice comment. I hope having the pleasure to welcoming you back in the very near future. Best Regards, Ludovic Le Baud - Es Saadi Director...More

Reviewed 1 April 2017

I was in Marrakech recently and had an opportunity to dine at the restaurant. We had heard very wonderful things about it, and La Cour de Lions did not disappoint. Everything was wonderful. I especially enjoyed the harira soup and the lamb shank dish There...More

Thank Vivian C
Directeur G, Directeur général at La Cour des Lions, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

Dear Vivian C, On behalf of La cour des Lions' team, I would like to thank you for reviewing us. I hope having the pleasure to welcome you back very soon for our spring-summer' menu. Best Regards, L. Le Baud - Es Saadi Palace Director...More

Reviewed 19 February 2017

Located in the penthouse of the Es Saadi Palace in Marrakech, this restaurant exceptionally channels the Moroccan ambiance of the Palace, and is an architectural masterpiece. Beautiful carved stone mimics lace, as sculpted plaster adorns the columns. The terrace view is a panorama of the...More

Thank Jarrod B
Directeur G, Directeur général at La Cour des Lions, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2017

Dear Jarrod B, On behalf of La cour des Lions' team, I would like to thank you for reviewing us. I hope having the pleasure to welcome you back very soon for our spring-summer' menu. Best Regards, L. Le Baud - Es Saadi Palace COO

Reviewed 13 February 2017

My wife and I ate here twice during a recent stay at the Palace, The food was superb - beautiful flavours and great quality, served in a lovely setting by some of the most helpful staff you could ever meet. We will return soon.

1  Thank Paul L
Directeur G, Directeur général at La Cour des Lions, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2017

Dear Paul L On behalf of La cour des Lions' team, I would like to thank you for reviewing us. I hope having the pleasure to welcome you back very soon for our spring-summer' menu. Best Regards, L. Le Baud - Es Saadi Palace COO

Reviewed 27 January 2017

We ate here multiple times during our week long stay. The Moroccan food was delicious - not a massive menu but the harira soup was superb, desserts were nice and all the tajines we tried were great. Highly recommended. Upmarket prices.More

Thank Polka8
Directeur G, Directeur général at La Cour des Lions, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2017

Dear Polka8 On behalf of La cour des Lions' team, I would like to thank you for reviewing us, I do apologize if you have not really enjoyed your diner with us. I would like to inform you that we have a new menu starting...More

Reviewed 22 November 2016

nice staff- food looked nice on the menu but was bland and overcooked. the staff were very attentive but again very expensive for what it was.More

Thank Working12345
Directeur G, Directeur général at La Cour des Lions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2016

Dear Working12345, On behalf of La cour des Lions' team, I would like to thank you for reviewing us, I do apologize if you have not really enjoyed your diner with us. I would like to inform you that we have a new menu starting...More

Reviewed 30 August 2016

The photos do not do this restaurant justice. The Palace in which the restaurant is situated is fabulous. A jewel of architectural excellence with limited covers and intricate detailed stone carving with views over the gardens. Try the Moroccan multi dish salad, it blew me...More

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Directeur G, Directeur général at La Cour des Lions, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2016

Dear pauljcrowder1, On behalf o, La cour des Lions' team, I would like to thank you for this very nice comment. I hope having the pleasure to welcome you back very soon. Best Regards, L. Le Baud - Es Saadi Palace COO

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$35 - US$70
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
19:30 - 01:00
Monday
19:30 - 01:00
Tuesday
19:30 - 01:00
Wednesday
19:30 - 01:00
Thursday
19:30 - 01:00
Friday
19:30 - 01:00
Saturday
19:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Ibrahim El Mazini | Es Saadi Marrakech Resort, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Marrakech
  • Phone Number: +212 614-056389
  • E-mail
Description
La Cour des Lions is a Moroccan gastronomic restaurant, located on the 3rd floor of the Palace Es Saadi. The Bauchet-Bouhlal family and the Chef Fatéma Hal, famous ambassador of Moroccan gastronomy, invite you to an unforgettable gustative journey through a Moroccan but forgotten cuisine. Succumb to the true Mourouzia’s flavours, long simmered lamb shank with raisins, juice of dates and the sublime Es Saadi Ras El Hanout spice mix: a succulent salty sweet union!
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