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Old City

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Souk al Turqu, Tripoli, Libya
+218 217218178
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Mr. Mohamed Ettonsy

This is the the place I like so much and have a lit of warm memories , we all as Libyans should take care about this old city and keep it clean and nice .

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Mohammed E
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زليتن‎
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36 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the the place I like so much and have a lit of warm memories , we all as Libyans should take care about this old city and keep it clean and nice .

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Thank Mohammed E
Tripoli, Libya
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

was good not bad but the food looks not so cleen >> the look is nice area and atmosphere > you bring someone special here when they clean the food

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Thank jzef_owby
Edmonton, Canada
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46 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

This place serves up the best seafood couscous I've had in libya!, it's a great change from all the fried crapp western food tripoli is dishing up! Fantastic service and a neat location deep within the Medina. A little difficult to find but trust me keep looking

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Thank Stephengollan
Tripoli, Libya
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Very Good services , quiet , food a very tasty , i recommend every body come to tripoli to visit this restaurant.

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Thank ibamhawal
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1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015 via mobile

It was nice & fantastic about the places close to ancient sites & buildings belongs to ottmanian empire , but also some hotels there not good especially old buildings located behind blue mosque penetrated old city , hotel services are not good , the building without elevator & some kindless people ... But still the old city Istanbul is amazing

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Thank Mohammed A
Tripoli, Libya
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

this is the main landmark of Tripoli, don't miss to visit the old city, where you can found a lot of Souvenirs to by, the best place to buy Libyan traditional clothes. the place needs restoration.

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Thank Maged77
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

This was remarkably like stepping back into a different century. From the loud banging of the brass workers plying their trade in the narrow lanes , the hand carved doors, streets worn by centuries of hoofs and carts, one sensed an air of calm an mystic. Silk, Bedouin traders and weavers.

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Thank Raymond B
Tripoli, Libya
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

it is historic and well preserved with great silver and gold shops among many other things. the merchants are not crazy pushy like they are in morocco for example .

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Thank Quacker29
New York City, New York
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Great place to see how it all really is, a great part of historical Tripoli. You won't find something like this anywhere else

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Thank amyagkiy m
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Very few visitors realize that the old city is more than 800 years old built on top of Roman ruins over 2000 years old over Phoenician ruins 500 years before that. It also contains Turkish Ottoman, Italian, and Islamic historical sites. It is a UNESCO protect world heritage site. Dress appropriate for the whether and the local customs, get yourself... More 

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  • Address: Souk al Turqu, Tripoli, Libya
  • Location: Africa  >  Libya  >  Tripoli District  >  Tripoli
  • Phone Number: +218 217218178

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  • Cuisine: Halal

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