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Complexe au Petit Rocher | La Corniche, Casablanca, Morocco
+212(0)522 363603
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Ranked #62 of 548 Restaurants in Casablanca
Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Mon - Sat 8:00 pm - 12:30 am
Cuisines: Spanish
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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Brussels, Belgium
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69 reviews 69 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

I have been here with some collegues in genuary'15. Atmosphere is quite nice and elegant, close to the big mosche and right on the seaside. Anyway I was expecting something more from the food based on what friends told me, I took: 1. A starter: very good fried shrimps 2. Aa second dish a beef steak: even if the appearance... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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50 reviews 50 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

We were a group of eight and showed up at 10 minutes to eight on a week night. The door was locked and when we managed to get someone's attention, we were told that the restaurant would open at 8pm and it was only after some negotiating that we were let in. The rest of the evening, however, was pleasant.... More 

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Harvey, Louisiana, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Great atmosphere and service. Creative seafood preparation. We had a party of 8, and it was a great selection. Would be just a good for a couple. this was my second time dining here (first time was 3 years ago). I will definitely return on my next trip to Casablanca.

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warwickshire
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

I laughed out loud at a previous review - you do drive through a deeply impoverished part of Casablanca to get to this restaurant but it's great . We booked a table on the terrace ... It's effectively an indoor conservatory - no view . But food and wine good . I'm a fish only person and the soupe fruit... More 

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Perth, Australia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

We had dinner at El Cenador on our last night in Morocco. It was by far the most expensive meal we ate in Morocco but it was also one of the best. We actually didn't plan to go here but wanted to find a nice restaurant on the corniche and this was the first one we could see in our... More 

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58 reviews 58 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

Poor, really poor quality food. Spanish cuisine? No way! From the cocktails to the fish, everything is a disgrace to what a good fish retaurant should be. Just run away really. The service, although the staff is very nice and helpful, is slow, it's like eating in a time warp where time slows down and shuts itself down. They're overwheled.... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Spanish food, washed down with some surprisingly good Moroccan red wine... we had the tapas to share for starters, which all were all excellent. For the mains, we shared the rib of beef, and others in our party had the salt baked cod. Both were very good. On the down side, the waiters could certainly have been more attentive, and... More 

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Paris, France
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195 reviews 195 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

Such great spanish cuisine, with lots of delicious tapas, and the best fish in town. Have the fish cooked in heavy thick salt, or the royal paella. The owners are always there, service is superb, and the view of the Casablanca mosque is the best.

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Paris, France
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130 restaurant reviews
302 helpful votes 302 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013 via mobile

The setting is not unwelcoming, with a sperb view over the Mosque. Well, you see it from the dingy parking lot at least. A large tiled dining room, old style. Friendly but overwhelmed and unattentive staff. Good first couse of crab meat. Nothing special. Rather DOA. Then an overcooked paella. What's the point of that? On the whole, better to... More 

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Girona, Spain
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65 reviews 65 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013 via mobile

We went there with a local from casablanca. He told us that this spanish restaurant was great and it was! Of courss you can find better places in spain, but as seen the level of restaurants of casablanca this is the best choice. Great food! Everithing fresh and tasty. The owner say hello to all the clients and ask about... More 

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Additional Information about El Cenador

Address: Complexe au Petit Rocher | La Corniche, Casablanca, Morocco
Phone Number: +212(0)522 363603
Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Grand Casablanca Region  >  Casablanca
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm  8:00 pm - 12:30 am
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm  8:00 pm - 12:30 am
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm  8:00 pm - 12:30 am
Thursday 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm  8:00 pm - 12:30 am
Friday 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm  8:00 pm - 12:30 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm  8:00 pm - 12:30 am
Cuisine: Spanish

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