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Restaurant al Fassia

21 rue Salaj | Laneway opposite Hotel Batha, Medina, Fes, Morocco
035/637314
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Ranked #84 of 135 Restaurants in Fes
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Los angeles
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014 via mobile

Felt like a cruise ship. Tour groups everywhere. Food was bland, waitstaff unfriendly, and their credit card machine was "broken" so we had to pay with cash. They also charge for the "dinner spectacle" show. Avoid this tourist trap at all cost.

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Melbourne, Australia
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146 reviews 146 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

I see that there is another place that is called "Al Fassia" but we went to this one "Restaurant al Fassia" and we were in one of the two tour groups there. The decor was lovely, the service good, the entertainment appealed to the group and the food enjoyable.

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Aquitaine
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29 reviews 29 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

Like the Riad round the corner that sent us here, the restaurant is very beautiful. Very good service, friendly, helpful waiters. Starters were substantial and delicious. Tagine/couscous combo later in our holiday became tedious, but this was one of the better ones. Entertaining Toureg and Berber floor show although 2 belly dancers seems one too many. The musicians were superb... More

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New York City, New York
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2012

Good dining option during fez visit, well prepared, if not exceptional food. Reasonable pricing in pleasant setting

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Welsh bird in England
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2012

Not only food but arabic lessons from waiters.Particularly enjoyed vegetable tajine and chicken kebab.Coffee good too.

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Estero, Florida
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135 reviews 135 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2012

We ate here after an extremely hard walk thru the old city The atmosphere was great, the service fast and very courteous and the local dishes they served were out of this world. Really a super place to go and enjoy

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london
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113 reviews 113 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2012

the riad that hosts the restaurant is amazing, the show too. only very very expensive for very simple and cheap food. in 2 we spent 200 pounds. too expensive even for London!!!!

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Carlsbad, New Mexico
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86 reviews 86 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2012

Great atmosphere, very intimate. The prices were great, but for four people only order three meals. The service was excellent very family oriented. And clean. Three meals, two bottles of wine and two desserts came to 34/pp. U.S. One of the top two meals I had in Morocco.

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New York City, New York
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3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2011

Hands down this is best resto in Marrakech. We couldn't stop going there during our stay. Definitely try the roasted lamb shoulder with almonds for two. I only wish I could hang out in the kitchen and learn a thing or two from the sisters that run this place.

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London
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114 reviews 114 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2011

Fantastic food. We pre-ordered the slow cooked shoulder of lamb when we booked, and did not regret it -- even though we could not eat it all! Al Fassia deserves it's excellent reputation. The women who work there are wonderfully warm and welcoming. The food it fantastic, and, although not cheap, also not excessively priced. The wine list is good,... More

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Address: 21 rue Salaj | Laneway opposite Hotel Batha, Medina, Fes, Morocco
Phone Number: 035/637314
Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Fes-Boulemane Region  >  Fes

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