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Chez Hammadi

2 Rue de la Kasbah, Tangier, Morocco
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Ranked #60 of 119 restaurants in Tangier
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Greenwich, CT
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

We were recommended to have dinner at Hammadi for my husbands Birthday whilst we were visiting Tangier. Whilst the place may be a tourist trap my family of 4 loved it. We were not sure what to order so we had the staff being us an array of dishes. We had all the Shish kabobs (chicken, meat and minced beef,... More

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Alexandria, Virginia
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125 reviews 125 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We were a party of 10 and had a delightful dinner at Chez Hammadi at the recommendation of the owner of our bed and breakfast. The lamb tangine was incredible--huge portion and so so delicious. Others in our group at the chicken tangine and other specialities and everything was wonderful. They had a 4 piece Moroccan band that played local... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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170 reviews 170 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We came here for drinks and dinner and enjoyed our evening. It was fun to chat with the staff and listen to the berber music while eating lamb tagine with prunes and nuts and chicken pastilla topped off with a local flag beer.

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London, United Kingdom
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80 reviews 80 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014 via mobile

We were recommended this place by our hostel as the food was very nice and very fresh. When we arrived it was half full, and all of the customers were tourists like us who had obviously followed their hostel/hotel guidance. The music was fun, and the lamb tajine was ok, but the cous cous was flavourless and not very nice.... More

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California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

I wanted to do the touristy thing one night and hear Moroccan live music and sit on a comfortable couch and eat kebabs and couscous, and this is exactly what I did at Hammadi. The service wasn't gracious, but neither was it horrible. The food was not inventive or exceptional but it was fine. I really enjoyed the atmosphere and... More

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Maplewood, New Jersey
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83 reviews 83 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

We arrived there during lunch hour with our tour group and they were ready for us. We were all seated in one area and they offered us drinks. (Beer, Cold Drinks and Water) The soup was delicious. Very authentic and tasty. We were served with bread so that we could dip the bread into the soup. Shish Kabab was served... More

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Minneapolis, MN
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Enjoyed local musicians playing during our Moroccan lunch. The food was delicious and the service was very good. We came with a tour group, and it appears that is the easiest way to go since it was all pre-arranged. If we were to go again, we would try one that was frequented by locals to get a different experience.

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Napa, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

OK, that was in Casablanca and this is Tangiers, but the setting was right out of a movie. Our two teens and we had a very enjoyable dinner of traditional Moroccan fare while a small band of musicians played on. Many courses, some really great, some good, some so-so. Not sure if this was because of restaurant quality or personal... More

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Glasgow
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Came here for lunch on one of our days in Tangier. The service was quick. Had the vegetable cous-cous which was ok but pretty salty. The best thing about the restaurant is the decor and the musicians, however it is definitely geared towards the tourists and didn't feel particularly authentic. Still, an ok place to eat and at reasonable prices.

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Tangier, Morocco
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

We ate here with a group (perhaps it might be better for individuals). The food was quite simply terrible and absolutely not authentic. Lukewarm, oily soup which the waiter handed out with his finger in the bowl, and slops all down the sides of the bowl. Cold couscous with a few very overcooked vegetables and an unrecognisable lump of fat... More

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