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Place Djemaa El Fna, Marrakech, Morocco
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Ranked #243 of 577 Restaurants in Marrakech
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night

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Philadelphia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

As long as you're ok with taking a risk on street food this could be the place for you, it definitely has local atmosphere! But if you don't want to risk it, try one of the many restaurants surrounding the square for a view from above, and possibly safer food, instead. Aicha No. 1 is a large stall, on the... More 

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Bourne, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We had no qualms about choosing this stall to eat at, it was one of the busiest! we had a sneaky look at what everyone else was eating and it looked delicious, the atmosphere was lively and fun. As soon as we sat down a clean sheet of paper was laid over the table and we were presented with freshly... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This was our first meal in Marrakech, and certainly the worst!! Dirty, and tastes awfull, i'm sure i hadn't diarrhea because i couldn't ate anything after taking the first bite, neither my family! By the way we ordered chicken tajine. I can't understand why so many people recommend it! After this mistake, the local guide said we should not eat... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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90 reviews 90 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Wanted to eat in the market and was recommended this place. I was very worried about eating in the market and was happy to have a recommendation since it's a scary place to eat, since you have no idea where to eat... this place was exactly what I wanted since I wanted to eat in the market. It was very... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We really loved Aicha's in 2011 but had a disappointing experience in August 2014. Five of us went and two were satisfied, while one was half-satisfied. My wife's aunt was served lamb chops that were tougher than my shoes. I'd told my party how great a visit to Aicha's woudl be but they felt I'd misled them.

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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

The food at Aicha was great! Having only arrived in Marrakech a couple of hours before we were recovering from the flight and the assault on the senses that is Marrakech (assault in a good way!). Having strolled up and down the aisles in the food market (and being forced to promise to come back to a number of them)... More 

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Cornwall
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

The food here is lovely, quickly served and I found the waiters to be far less pushy than the other stalls I experienced. So cheap too for what you get - highly recommended if you are in Jemaa el Fna.

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New York City, New York
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

You cannot beat the price. The service is quick and efficient. The food is good and truly authentic, cooked right in front of your eyes. The ambiance is without compare. The experience of sitting at a table exchanging conversation and sharing a meal with strangers is wonderful.

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Antwerpen, België
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129 reviews 129 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

After a crazy daytrip to arrive to Marrakesh. We decided to head of to Jemaa el Fna for a very late dinner. Because of the hygiene we decided to tak only well cooked meat and well cooked vegetables to safe our body from unpleasant surprises next day. We had a good tangia, great kefta and good paprikas. ( between 3... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014 via mobile

Went here on our third night eating in the square just to see what all the crowds were about. Unfortunately this stalls food was okay, but not amazing like some of the other stalls and the service was terrible. We were rushed to make room for others and the waiter asked 4 times for a tip before we were even... More 

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Address: Place Djemaa El Fna, Marrakech, Morocco
Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Marrakech

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