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Henna Cafe

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Address: 93 Arset Aouzal, Marrakech, Morocco
Phone Number: +212 656-566374
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12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Description: The Henna Cafe in Marrakech is a Cultural Association registered in...
The Henna Cafe in Marrakech is a Cultural Association registered in Morocco. It provides: A multi cultural meeting place; a community cafe; a henna salon which offers an educational henna experience to visitors; a gallery of art by local aspiring artists and runs a weekly kids club offering free creative activities to the children of the Bab Doukalla area of the city. All of the profits from the cafe and the henna experience are used to provide assistance in Marrakech in the form of free education and supportive projects. We currently run a full timetable of lessons and educate 300+ people per week. We also offer funds to support worthwhile projects in Morocco, Details of our recent charitable activity can be seen at our website
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Lovely tea!

Well worth the stop for yummy tea! We enjoyed ours while watching a group of three getting their tatoos! Take an extra peek at the decorations on the walls and the books on the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 24, 2015
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Well worth the stop for yummy tea! We enjoyed ours while watching a group of three getting their tatoos! Take an extra peek at the decorations on the walls and the books on the tables. See if you can find the tortoise!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We really wanted to love this place as Marrakech is tricky for vegans/ veggies. However we order very simple food: salad, hummus and falafel yet it took over one hour with no warning as to how long we had to wait. Salad and falafel were tasteless and the hummus was simply mashed up chickpea with no tahini or lemon juice.... More 

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Norfolk, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We read about this cafe before travelling to the city. I loved that the money from the cafe supports free english classes downstairs. Great tattoos by a lovely lady..not the cheapest but quality and care. Thank to all x

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This little cafe offers amazing tea and yummy food. It is a great escape from the hectic shopping. While you wait for your food be sure to get a henna tattoo from the sweet and talented lady. I especially like that they use some of the proceeds to fund programs for the locals. Great place all around!

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London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Stumbled across this cafe as it was 2 seconds from our hotel and noticed firstly how cheap it was so thought we'd give it a try. We sat up on the terrace and had the tagine which was lovely and some of the mint tea. What we liked about the place was that all the money went to a good... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Ventured here as it appealed that the café supports charity work in Marrakesh to help local people. But still wanted good food for lunch, and that's what we got. I had homemade vegetable soup, followed by a cream cheese, tomato and avocado sandwich and my husband had felafal sandwich with a tomato and onion salad, along with a large bottle... More 

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Birmingham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We found our way to the Henna cafe after a busy morning shopping. We initially got a taxi to take us as close as possible as we were worried about walking round in circles trying to find it. It is literally only a couple of minutes by car from the main medina, but would be less than a ten minute... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

a little out of the way. i was not overly impressed as the space was tiny, the food and drinks just average, and my henna seemingly failed to take and lasted just 2 days.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

It was hard to find initially and once we got there, it was amazing. We had the vegetarian options and was good food and great mint tea. The staff were friendly and made good recommendations. The value we paid was reasonable and worth it as proceeds go to charity.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Good place to take a midday rest, with good food and friendly atmosphere. The food was all very tasty, reasonably priced, and all profits are for a good cause anyway. My wife did the henna, which is perhaps a little on the expensive side, and to be honest didn't last as long as other henna she has done in the... More 

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