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Dar Cherifa

8 derb Cherfa Lakbir, Moussine | Medina, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
+212 44 42 64 63
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Ranked #93 of 527 restaurants in Marrakech
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $17
Cuisines: Moroccan
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Dar Cherifa Marrakech Dating from the 15th century, this riad will dazzle you by its pureness and elegance with its spacious patio and antique doors and stucco.It's a place that hasn't moved with time, a real haven of peace and serenity where one can just forget daily pressures – a quiet space just a moment away from the surrounding lively and animated medina.
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

We had lunch in this gorgeous riad during our girls weekend away. It's pricier than other places but the food was beautiful and well worth a visit.

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NSW AUSTRALIA
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183 reviews 183 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

We only stopped here for a coffee, obviously it had been renovated and it was lovely to step from the lane way into such an open air area.Seating was comfortable, great clean toilets and delicious coffee.

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

The service and food is excellent at Dar Cherifa, however, it's the architectural splendour that makes this place all the more enjoyable. My friend and I spent three hours here for lunch on our recent trip to Marrakech. It is the perfect place to chill over delicious food. The tables are not close together giving a sense of space and... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

What a gem- we were so glad that we found this place hidden down a winding back alley! Mint tea and patisseries on the terrace was so wonderful and relaxing we stayed and sunbathed up there the entire afternoon. The building is so elaborate and beautiful with a somewhat vintage feel. The owner and his son are totally charming and... More

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Fussen, Germany
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

What a lovely place to chill and enjoy the ambience and the delicious food, if you choose a soup or little snack or the cakes it is all delightful. What really disturbed us was the manager or owner, an elderly woman. Watching her we realized how badly she was treating the waitresses! The staff was doing a friendly and Professional... More

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Popped into lunch here on a reccomendation of Riad Magellan. Lovely soup and the roasted vegetable salad with egg as very nice. Very relaxing location if a little bit difficult to find.

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Turku
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55 reviews 55 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014 via mobile

After reading the reviews on TA I was looking forward to see the place. I found the place relatively easily. When i entered the restaurant, it looked a little tired after seeing all the nice pictures, although still beautiful. I ate a salad. It was ok but nothing outstanding. A bit dissapointed...

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Croston
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13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014 via mobile

Difficult to find, a man on a street corner eventually took us there, big mistake as he wanted a tip, but knocked on the door and saved by the friendly staff. So peaceful inside, we had rose tea and ginger juice. Yes the prices are higher than an ordinary cafe but well worth it to relax in such a peaceful... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

i was looking for something special to visit and stay for a couple of hours far away from the souk noise even if i did enjoy the quietness of this place, i need to be honest as have been very very vdisappointement in regards on all the good reviews i red about dar cherifa it is quite hard to find,... More

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London
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

What an Oasis of calm and serenity Dar Cherifa is. Some fellow guests at our riyad recommended this place. Rather tricky to find down tiny alleyways -GPS helps - you arrive at a door, knock and someone will let you in. They serve tea during most of the day and lunch (no dinner) We really enjoyed the fresh beautifully served... More

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