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Ocean Vagabond

Plage d'Essaouira, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
+212 5247-84367
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good45%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (49 reviews)
“pizza” (33 reviews)
“salad” (23 reviews)
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Italian, French, Bar, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Plage d'Essaouira, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking for authentic cuisine, delicate salads, spicy tagines, couscous...try the medina. If you just need to refuel between surfing stints...perfect. We personally had wonderful service and good food, but it was that... good...nothing stunning or very Morrcan. We had a rather ordinary...More

Thank Jane W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you've been roughing Morroco and you need a little 'flat white' time with a good dose of hipster lighting and pallet furniture, this place has all of that along with the best view of the beach. It's a good 15-20minute walk from the port...More

Thank Naomi R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Camels, Arabian horses, surfers, tourists, cool people watching and great food are just a few elements that make this place an amazing restaurant/ hangout while in Essaouira.

Thank Luigi S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It took us a while to locate this restaurant and the first time ended up in the restaurant next door which does not serve wine.However once found we visited on several lunchtimes because the whole ambiance of smelly camels and snorting arabian horses together with...More

Thank Cherry T
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

This is a nice spot by the beach. Seems to have been the first to establish around here. A bit disappointed 'cause on my first visit the kitchen was already closed and the next day any food would be served only after 12pm. No breakfast...More

Thank TonyBernardo
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We went twice for lunch and apart from the usual burger type menu items (although very good), there is an extensive range of daily specials. Food was good, perfect for when you're hungry after a morning's activity. The place gets very busy though so go...More

Thank Seong H
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Great place to relax and watch the world go by. Staff are very friendly and cheerful and, yes, service is slower than you might get elsewhere but we liked that - not being hassled for food and drink orders just added to the relaxed atmosphere,...More

Thank Caddie20122
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Our lunch was disappointing -- cold ham in the Italian panini, just ok pasta bolognaise. But the gris wine was nice and cold, and the scene is lovely. Service could be a bit more prompt.More

Thank swannygal
steph10, Gérant at Ocean Vagabond, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to post a comment about your recent stay at Ocean Vagabond in Essaouira. We regret not being able to fully meet your expectations. Always seeking well being of our customers , we will forward your notice to our...More

Reviewed 17 October 2017

Very good lunch spot and break off the beach food ok but very western as was the feel of the service

Thank Gazzagazebo
steph10, Gérant at Ocean Vagabond, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to give us your opinion about your stay at Ocean Vagabond. Glad you had a great time here. Hope to see you again. Sincerely, Marie Deflandre

Reviewed 9 October 2017

Lay down but at the same time care to details place.. catch of the day was delicious, having a beer while watching the sea and camels at a windy day cannot be beaten. I just wish I could go to hang there more time, while...More

Thank DavidHG
steph10, Gérant at Ocean Vagabond, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to give us your opinion about your stay at Ocean Vagabond. Glad you had a great time here. Hope to see you again. Sincerely, Marie Deflandre

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$24
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plage d'Essaouira, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Essaouira
  • Phone Number: +212 5247-84367
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