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26 Rue Jbala, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
+212 673-591148
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“moussaka” (5 reviews)
“fish” (17 reviews)
“prunes” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Moroccan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
26 Rue Jbala, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went there for dinner, its super small and cosy place, very romantic. Food was great we went there 2 nights in a row. Highly recommended the mousaca and fish tagine. A must visit here in Essaouira

Thank Paula1393
Reviewed September 11, 2018

Arrived, place was completely empty, with only the staff sitting in the 1st table. - The waiter working there came, gave us the menu, left us choosing, and when he came to ask our order, i requested some fish dish - cant remember, he told...More

1  Thank Jaime B
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Exceptional food. One of the best places to eat in Essaouira. Very nice staff and good prices. Highly recommend the mousaka!

Thank Oskar S
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Cozy - excellent food - friendly people The perfect recipe for a successful evening Try it. It is a little bit hidden but it is worth to find it.

Thank dirt M
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

My partner and I enjoyed a delicious (and cheap) meal here whilst staying in Essaouira. There’s only around 5 tables inside so I agree with previous reviews and either get there early or late to get a table! We went at around 9:30 and had...More

Thank Megan H
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

This is a very quaint establishment with authentic food and decor. Limited tables so if you're not in line before they open, you'll miss out. One of my favorites while in Essaouira.

Thank Girardot-Domingo
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

If you don’t need fancy but just want excellent authentic Moroccan cuisine at reasonable prices this is the place!

Thank Neil V
Reviewed May 14, 2018

This small and charming restaurant is one of my favorites in the medina. Try the sardines, you'll be glad you did!

Thank BerberBill
Reviewed April 24, 2018

I always eat here when in Essaouria. Lovely food, nice people. Small for cosy and always really busy so it much be good!

Thank nyc7ManchesterUK
Reviewed April 7, 2018

We came a little early, which was lucky, because this restaurant has very few tables - and is popular. The kitchen is excellent in terms of simple and well cooked maroccan food. Service is smooth and friendly - and the price is very reasonable.

Thank BrittaDanoe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Rue Jbala, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Essaouira
  • Phone Number: +212 673-591148
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