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Restaurant Ramsess

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Moroccan, Mediterranean
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18 Rue Iben Roched, Essaouira, Morocco
05 24 47 21 39
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Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great place

Nice place, good music, super friendly service and a great food create a super cute atmosphere for a dinner. Good value for money. A must stop in Essaouira

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 3, 2015
Bruno B
via mobile
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
  • Romantic
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

Nice place, good music, super friendly service and a great food create a super cute atmosphere for a dinner. Good value for money. A must stop in Essaouira

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Essaouira, Essaouira, Morocco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

decorating the place and the hospitality is great, the menu is varied and the prices are reasonable the pastilla tajine couscous is excellent desserts are sought a real pleasure to recommend

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Hard to find but the food is excellent! by the far the best meal me and my partner enjoyed whilst on our travels in Morroco.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Authentic taste in arabesque designed Restaurant. Very friendly service. Freshly prepared dishes. Restaurant owned by young morrocan women.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 via mobile

Great live music (not really touristy) and tasty food. Also for vegetarians. Kind sisters who run the place.

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

We came to this restaurant by accident, lured in by the live music and the eloquence of the hostess. We were glad we came. The food was very tasty. We could have had wine or beer, which is not that common in Essaouira. The Gnaoua band was good and very friendly. We were able to purchase a cd, so we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

They have it all: great food, beer, wine and great sudanese live music - Amid's band ! One of the few places in medina with drinks :)

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Nice atmosphere, great food and wine! which is not easy to find. We have find another restaurant that was asking 350 dhm for a bottle! In Ramsess you will pay around 150. Live music and great staff. It was so good that we spend all 3 nights in there! Thanks guys!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

WE really enjoyed the local musicians - and the food was good - simple moroccan food - well presented authentic and very tasty,. Price reasonable - wine was served.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

One of the rare restaurants in Medina that you can just enjoy a beer, and listen to Gnaoua. I didn' t try the food. The stuff is very nice and helpful :)

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 18 Rue Iben Roched, Essaouira, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Essaouira
  • Phone Number: 05 24 47 21 39

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Moroccan, Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children, Romantic

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?