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Restaurant Essofra

rue Taieb Mhiri | Houmt Souk, Djerba Island, Tunisia
+216 98 281 049
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Tunisian
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
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English first
Paris, France
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

We had a very good local couscous in the Djerbian style (fish and special spices). As a started we had a tunisian soup (frik), it was also very good.

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London, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

Disappointed by this place - food was okay, service was friendly but I hadn't finished my starter of before my main was brought to the table and the starter was taken away. There were only 3 tables, including mine, with patrons eating so I don't understand the rush at 8pm in the evening. I was looking forward to a relaxed... More

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Miami, Florida
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128 reviews 128 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

Very welcoming owner, he makes you feel at home and is very nice, he will guide you through the choices of dishes, the food is very good, it is like home cooking. The decor is simple and the ambiance is relaxed. Service is fast and prices are very good. They accept credit cards but the day we went the terminal... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
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7 reviews 7 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

Great food. Very welcoming. We didn't order anything from the menu. We just asked if we could have a really big fish (for 4 ) with whatever the chef wanted. And it turned out to be great. I definitely recommend this Restaurant.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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95 reviews 95 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2012

The food is like home cooking, as is the warmth of the staff. Particularly good for lunch. Modestly priced. No alcohol.

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