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227 summer street, Stamford, CT 06901
203-324-3391
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Ranked #17 of 400 Restaurants in Stamford
Price range: $6 - $25
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Moroccan
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: A little bit of soho in Stamford, Connecticut! Eat, Drink and Relax with live music and belly dancers every Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Twilight Jazz night every Sunday.
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English first
Stamford, Connecticut
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

The Fez is a great restaurant right in the center of downtown Stamford with fantastic Moroccan food and surprisingly a very extensive wine cellar (who know?!). I've been here a couple times and have always had the lamb lollipops which are delicious. While I haven't been there on a Saturday night, apparently there is live entertainment. Live adventurously and ask... More

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Richmond, Virginia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Staying overnight at a nearby hotel, we struck out for an Indian restaurant that had been recommended to us. But my husband was intrigued by the menu and rave reviews posted in the window of The Fez. It was about 8 p.m., and the place was packed. The very nice hostess had turned some people away and was about to... More

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New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

OMG try the fez burger!! to die for! this restaurant is just next door to the hotel. great wine list.

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Boston, MA
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79 reviews 79 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We stumbled across this place looking for a meal when we found the Courtyard's restaurant closed on Sunday night. Great wine, excellent lamb and chicken tagines prepared to order, great service. They seemed to be set up for music later in the evening, but it was nice and quiet when we were there. We would gladly return here next time... More

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New York City, New York
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45 reviews 45 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Went out with friends recently and had really great looking and tasting food at this restaurant. The atmosphere was warm and just right. It was a pleasant surprise as i really didn't think i would enjoy the food so much. Also tasted off my friends plates - as they each ordered different meals...and they were all lovely. Highly recommend.

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East Coast USA
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

The food here is heart warming, delicious, hearty, satisfying and memorable. The chef always makes me think someone's grandmother is back there cooking up a storm. The taste is authentic, the service is good and the owner is a bit of a wine expert if you need advice on a pairing. Don't let the dark walls confuse you - the... More

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Stamford, Connecticut
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Great food but it is time to change or add to the menu. The hostess is lovely. Waiter a bit scattered and inattentive with an attitude I couldn't figure out why, as we were a party of 4 and ordered appetizers, food and drink. Past experiences have proven better. Would like to see different menu items.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Often end up there when I travel to Stamford and always have a good experience. I love their swordfish and they have a lot of very tasty selections. the owner has great wines and we often enjoy great bottles. I am not always a fan of the live bands but it is a great place when we show up as... More

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Stamford, Connecticut
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

I went to order food to go this afternoon. I was told the food would be ready in 10-15 minutes. When I came back in 15 min, they said due to computer errors, the order was just sent to kitchen 2 minutes ago. Normally I'm not very patient with this kind of situation, but people working in this restaurant handled... More

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Stamford, Connecticut, United States
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Dined here last night for the first time - and my birthday celebration with my boyfriend. He made reservations in advance, which I totally recommend. He knows I like sitting in a booth so he requested it when he made the reservations, and they were so kind to sit us in basically the only booth style seating arrangement! The service... More

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Additional Information about The Fez

Address: 227 summer street, Stamford, CT 06901
Phone Number: 203-324-3391
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Stamford
Average Prices: USD 6 - 25
Cuisine: Mediterranean, Moroccan

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