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33 rue Mouassine Medina | Place Jemaa El Fna, Marrakech, Morocco
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Easy to find location, OK food

We had piazza and a Moroccan salad at Bougainvillea Cafe. The main reason we choose this restaurant was that it was close to our riad and after wandering around all day in the medina we were exhausted. The piazza was fine and the service was OK. My friend is a big soccer fan and they had the... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 2, 2015
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Portland, Oregon
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Loved this quaint little place..great food...Loved the Chicken lemon tagine..Kids cleaned off the pasta in alfredo sauce. Catred well to my vegetarian husband.

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UK
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

I have been to this cafe many times before and had always enjoyed it. The quality of the food this time however was only ok, and the place has just become too touristy.

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Portland, Oregon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

We had piazza and a Moroccan salad at Bougainvillea Cafe. The main reason we choose this restaurant was that it was close to our riad and after wandering around all day in the medina we were exhausted. The piazza was fine and the service was OK. My friend is a big soccer fan and they had the matches on a... More 

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Zurzach, Switzerland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

they truly don't care what they serve, salad with a mayo ketchup sauce instead of the olive oil they try to sell at the same time. i had the feeling they know that nobody will come back so they don't even try to offer tasty food. left pretty much everything untouched and while paying they were rude. what a failure!

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Berlin, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Nice garden, short waiting time, pizza was o.k, service also. I had tajin the other day and that was o.k too. Not spectacular but certainly worth a visit.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Service was not great and I was offered a drink that was out of date. We ordered starters and mains and the main courses were placed on the table before I had finished my starter. The food was actually quite tasty, but the decor and the staff let it down.

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Paisley, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We stumbled across this lovely haven in the heat of the late morning, where we had some refreshing mint tea. Shaded by the eponymous bougainvilia it was very charming. We didn't eat, but the food looked nice.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We came across this coffee shop accidently. I wouldn't be able to tell where it is exactly in Medina as the Souks are all overlapping each other. the place has a nice feel and atmosphere, the staff was attentive and polite. Mint tea was nice, Panini was average but the orange with cinnamon and icing sugar was a winner. Food... More 

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

nice place for coffee or a light meal. Just avoid the time a (small0 tour group turns up, A little pricier than other places, but clean and well presented.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

We decided to have a take away lunch to eat on ou terrace at the Riad we were staying at as the terrace was quite small. food was quite good.

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Address: 33 rue Mouassine Medina | Place Jemaa El Fna, Marrakech, Morocco
Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Marrakech

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  • Address: 33 rue Mouassine Medina | Place Jemaa El Fna, Marrakech, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Marrakech

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