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Dar Roumana

30 Derb el-Amer, Zqaq Roumane | The Medina, Fes, Morocco
0535 741 637
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Ranked #1 of 135 restaurants in Fes
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $32 - $41
Cuisines: French, Mediterranean, Moroccan, Fusion
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Good for: Romance, Scenic view
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: An intimate dining experience in a beautiful setting, dinner at Dar Roumana's restaurant is a must-do for any visitor to Fes. Our talented French chef serves Mediterranean food with a Moroccan twist, and can be described as French/Moroccan 'fusion'. Changing daily, the dishes on the menu reflect the produce that's in season and bought fresh from the markets every day. Start with a drink on our roof terrace with spectacular views of the ancient medina of Fes, then dine in our courtyard restaurant. Decorated with colourful zellij tiling, carved cedar wood, a beautiful hand-painted bartal and intricate plaster, the restaurant is breathtakingly beautiful. In the winter, reserve a table for two next to our open fire, and in the summer be cooled by the splashing sound of the central fountain. Adding to the romantic setting is the attentive but discreet service. Allow us to transport you to a world of fine cuisine for the evening. We look forward to welcoming you to Dar Roumana.
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English first
Hobart, Australia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

They will pick you up and drop you off with a porter on foot if you are in the medina which is great although it is never clarified if you need to pay extra for this and despite us leaving a good tip/service charge at the restaurant the porter requested his own at the end which we found a little... More

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Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

It is not always easy to find gluten free meals when travelling! Our family of coeliacs hit the jackpot when we stayed and dined at Dar Roumana. We had let the owners know that we required gluten free food and it was no problem. We had an incredible 3 course meal ( with more than one gluten free choice -... More

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Banbury, UK
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Having read all the Trip Advisor reviews we took the plunge and booked a table. We were not disappointed - the dar is gorgeous and the food was yummy. As a previous reviewer said it is for those who are suffering from Tagine Fatigue Syndrome! It is not cheap but it was great for our last night in Morocco.

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Hong Kong, China
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

To be honest, Dar Roumana wasn't even on our shortlist before arriving in Fes. But when we asked the owner of our Dar where she would go for a special meal, Dar Roumana was on top of her list. It's not easy to find, so a staff member of our Dar brought us there. The dining area itself is a... More

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nashville
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69 reviews 69 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

During our visit to Fes we ate at Dar Roumana and had an excellent evening. First of all the food is first rate. It also offers those who are suffering from Tagine Fatigue Syndrome the opportunity to indulge in alternate choices. The setting is lovely and tables well spaced. Service is friendly and the wine list while only modest has... More

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Waterford, Ireland
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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

I ate a pastilla here and have to live with the disappoint that I will never eat another pastilla of the equal quality again! Very charming waiter and sublime food.

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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

beautiful riad tucked away, a real find, best meal we had in the medina, run by a lovely couple. If you can put together a group or join one, it's well worth the effort.

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London, United Kingdom
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140 reviews 140 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

exquisite food and ambience .... and the service leaves nothing wanting in effect. great attention to detail and proper service.... loved it

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Booked in advance after reading other reviews. They sent one of their attentive staff to meet us at the medina gate - we'd never have found it otherwise. Three perfectly cooked courses and a delicious bottle of Moroccan wine to accompany. There are Moroccan undertones to the cooking but this is not your standard tajine fare. Thoroughly recommended.

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

One of the best T-Bone i ever had. Done to perfection. Desserts were also excellent. Service was great we were picked up from our hotel and dropped off afterwards.

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