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The Loft

5 Rue Hajjali, Essaouira | 5 Rue Hajjali, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
+212 5247-84462
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (14 reviews)
“monkfish” (34 reviews)
“creme brulee” (10 reviews)
Opens in 25 min
Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5 Rue Hajjali, Essaouira | 5 Rue Hajjali, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a really good meal here although the menu was a little more European and less Moroccan than other places. There were several healthy options, juices as well as food. The presentation was artistic and pleasing. Eclectic music which was a bit loud but fun....More

Thank Marion M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The staff were friendly and quick to seat us when we arrived, the whole atmosphere and place was vibrant! We ordered the special of the day which was sea bass, risotto & avocado & were quickly brought our drinks and homemade bread while we waited...More

Thank Leah K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the monkfish and the chicken and we loved both dishes! Super friendly staff and great music matching the interior. It’s in the heart of the city center and therefore easy to reach.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Place with very good food and perfect service. I can highly recommended, especially spring rolls with goat cheese - delicious.

Thank Pawel K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely delicious! A nice change from traditional Moroccan food and fresh as can be. Defiantly recommend, great food, friendly staff and quick service! Took parents for their 21st Wedding anniversary and they were extremely happy.

Thank i1234h
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Lunch time. 28 degrees in medina. Not very busy. Surprize dishes that taste really well. The chefs are onto something. Highly recommended.

Thank Johann K
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Sometimes when a restaurant decor and music are very consciously "cool", you find that there can be a loss of focus on the food. I'm happy to say that it's NOT the case here. Actually we ate in some superb restaurants in Essa, but my...More

Thank AndyBArmitage
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

We went to The Loft just for a drink after dinner, and we were so happy to find such a nice place, decoration is amazing, good music and friendly staff. Unfortunately it was too cold to enjoy the terrace, but it was a great place...More

Thank Silvia C
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

This is really a perfect restaurant fresh seafood and an excellent service!. The plates are served as a present and everything on it is tasteful.

Thank Wim v
Reviewed July 31, 2018

We went to this place as a treat night as its a little more expensive than some of the other restaurants near by but it still turned out a very reasonable price. Its a cute place, not very big which gives it a cosy vibe....More

Thank Lily L
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$4 - US$9
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Rue Hajjali, Essaouira | 5 Rue Hajjali, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Essaouira
  • Phone Number: +212 5247-84462
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A little restaurant in the Medina, designed and fitted out using reclamation wood and vintage furniture. have created an inspired space which brings a little breath of fresh air to the restaurant scene in Essaouria. The staff are young, full of energy and passionate about their food and the service they bring to you. in our energy we believe ...
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