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place Hassan II, Essaouira, Morocco
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Dining options: Outdoor Seating, Takeout

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  • 22
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  • 14
    Very good
  • 2
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Sit and watch world go by

A good place near the quayside to just sit, enjoy a coffee, crepe or ice cream and just watch life happening around.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 2, 2015
BrianEFC
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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  • Families with children
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English first
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

A good place near the quayside to just sit, enjoy a coffee, crepe or ice cream and just watch life happening around.

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Woolhope, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 via mobile

The icecreams looked nice so we had a couple. They were quite nice. The server was a bit rude and not very helpful. Glad we tried the ice cream. The first of our trip. They could be in a cone or in a cup. I had a cherry one which was OK.

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Shropshire, UK
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

This is in the central square where you can sit in the sun, have excellent coffee, ice cream & crepes- which we did every day as the coffee was the best in Essouira!

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Marin County, CA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

My title pretty much sums up why I was so happy to come here every chance I could on my few days in Essaouira. Add that to the fantastic location for people-watching on the main square, the sun, the views of the sea and you've got a recipe for a lovely, relaxing couple of hours.

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Enniskillen, United Kingdom
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20 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Dolce Freddo is located just outside the Medina, near the start of the port area, and a short walk from the beach. The ice cream is really creamy and rich, and they serve a wide variety of coffee which is lovely to sip, as you watch the seagulls and city of Essaouira pass by...

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Merzouga, Morocco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We were several times on the terrace of Dolce Freddo enjoying our coffees and icecreams. IT was the favorite place of our kids.

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Epsom, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Extensive choice of good ice cream. A good place to sit and watch the world go by on Place Moulay Hassan.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Moroccan ice cream, no, give it a miss, there are no cows in the fields around here, do you think they use goat's milk.

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

You can only make Italian ice cream in Italy. Service was desultory. Ice cream was tasteless and melty (it wasn't that hot, so no excuse). Not to be repeated. But it does have a great location in the main square.

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London
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

Great location and the ice creams look terrific. But, hanging on the wall is a breakfast menu so we chose this spot fir a bit if breakfast. Once seated we discovered there were two choices for a set breakfast. Both very similar. Coffee, orange juice and a pastry. Exactly what i fancied, but it wasn't quite what i was expecting.... More 

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Address: place Hassan II, Essaouira, Morocco
Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Essaouira
Average Prices: USD 14
Cuisine: Italian, Cafe

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: place Hassan II, Essaouira, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Essaouira

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 14
  • Cuisine: Italian, Cafe

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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