We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Riad Laaroussa

3 Derb Bechara | Talaa Sghira, Fes 30000, Morocco
+212 6 74 18 76 39
Update restaurant details
Ranked #18 of 127 restaurants in Fes
Cuisines: Moroccan
Most recent review
- Feb 26, 2014
Restaurant details
Write a Review

14 reviews from our community

92% Recommend
Rating summary
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
Brooklyn, New York
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

What can I say? Wonderful Owner and amazingly gracious staff - they operate like a family. Very attentive but not bothersome in any way. Great experience dining in with authentic food. The rooms were incredibly clean and beds very comfortable. The whole places casts a spell of old world service and gracious generosity. Not snobby at all, the right kind... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sao Paulo, SP
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

Our first night (after 30 hrs flying and commuting airports) we dined at the Laaroussa, in its lovely terrace in the top. There is a fixed menu priced at 25 euro per person. It included 4 very tasteful appetizers/salads (see picture), and a tagine with lamb, gumbo and okra that was outstanding, especially for the vegetables cooked to perfection. A... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brisbane, Australia
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2013

I only visted the hammam here - but what a treat! I went back several times. The riad is charmingly restored and decorated.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Carol Stream, IL
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2012

My friend and I stayed here for 2 nights. We were given the "blue room", upstairs. While it was a steep walk up the stairs, the sitting area and location to the terrace were great. The room was large and bathroom was huge! The breakfast we had was enormous and delicious, as was the tangine dinner we enjoyed there. What... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Rye, New Hampshire
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2012

My sister and I stayed the Riad and ate there both nights of our visit. Loved the food. We had vegetable pastilla the first night which was so good. The next night we had Vegetable Tagine - fantastic. They made it special for us because my sister is vegetarian. The service was perfect. Everyone was so friendly.

Was this review helpful? Yes
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

We ate twice at this restaurant, once in the gardens and the second time up on the terrace. We at typical moroccan food here, the cuisine was excellent and the ingredients were fresh. Everything was served in elegant dishes making the meal extra special. One evening we ate these fantastic starters of puree vegetables, they were delicious, I may just... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Johannesburg, South Africa
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2012

This was our first Riad stay, and it left us feeling great. The hospitality of staff was great - very friendly and willing to chat. It seemed like they spent alot of time in making us feel welcome. The Riad is in the Medina, which makes it easier to be close to the hustle and bustle of the city. They... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Turin, Italy
Top Contributor
204 reviews 204 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2011

Riad Laaroussa has a great mix of family feeling and nice and sophisticated ambiance. The restaurant has a good imprinting ans the maroccan food is good and in a way simple. The atmosphere is very pleasant and friendly with very kind personnel. We had dinner on the terrace which has quite a view on the city of Fez and the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Granada, Spain
Top Contributor
200 reviews 200 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
184 helpful votes 184 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2009

We didn´t actually stay at this Riad - we just had the misfortune to eat there. Having read other reviews we were really looking forward to eating here. The setting of our table in the enclosed courtyard was lovely. However the lighting (a candle which kept going out) meant that we couldn´t see what we were eating. We were not... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
solafred, owner at Riad Laaroussa, responded to this review

Since I’m commenting on this review, let me take the opportunity in the name of all Riad Laaroussa’s staff to thank all of you who gave us great support since we opened. It has been so far a fantastic human adventure and it is highly thanks to you, guests who stayed with us and the one we don’t know yet.... More

Travelers who viewed Riad Laaroussa also viewed

Fes, Fes-Boulemane Region
Fes, Fes-Boulemane Region
Fes, Fes-Boulemane Region
Fes, Fes-Boulemane Region

Been to Riad Laaroussa? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Riad Laaroussa, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing