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The Fez

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Moroccan, Mediterranean
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227 summer street, Stamford, CT 06901
203-324-3391
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Today
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Fri 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Description: A little bit of soho in Stamford, Connecticut! Eat, Drink and Relax with...
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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  • 28
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great little place

Went for lunch with my daughter for restaurant week and we enjoyed the menu very much. The portions were just right. The Harira soup was hearty and delicious as were the scallops and hummus. All three courses we both had were tasty. I heard good things about this restaurant and they were right... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
beachgirl7651
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Stamford, Connecticut
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English first
New York City
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

The food was AMAZING!!!!! The scallops were out of this world. We also had the kabobs and the chicken lollypops, which were also delicious. Definitely recommend this restaurant. Going to be returning very soon.

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Stamford, Connecticut
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Went for lunch with my daughter for restaurant week and we enjoyed the menu very much. The portions were just right. The Harira soup was hearty and delicious as were the scallops and hummus. All three courses we both had were tasty. I heard good things about this restaurant and they were right. It is an adorable little place with... More 

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Greenwich, Connecticut
Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015 via mobile

We saw all the great reviews but did not think quite as much of this place as everyone else. Very warm and intimate room with a great vibe. But we're at a restaurant for the food and thought it was about average. Falafel salad had soggy and barely warm falafel which ruined the dish. Chicken Tagine was better but lacked... More 

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Stamford, Connecticut
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30 reviews 30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

The lamb shank was delicious!!! Also recommend small plates: lamb chops, scallops and califlower. Our meal was perfectly cooked. The drinks/wines were very good. We made reservations for 8:30, and sat and enjoyed a live band. Very small place...you must make reservations! Great little place downtown.

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Stamford, Connecticut
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41 reviews 41 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

This place is very small, tight and packed mostly with the young crowd, at least that night I was there with a band in the rear section. Food was Ok but for me if I want to eat that way I will go to Grand Central Station at rush hour. Good Luck with this one...

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Norwich
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29 reviews 29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Oh what a night. 2 in fact. First night had food. Christie the hostess is amazing fun, knows her stuff & makes the most amazing recommendations for food & drinks. Live music most nights. Food was totally fantastic, the best Moroccan food I have ever had. Eric is a total wine buff & was able to recommend some fabulous wine... More 

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Stamford, Connecticut, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

always good food there and music almost every night. Feels like you are in a small place in the Village- Nice crew, special place.

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Stamford, Connecticut
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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29 reviews 29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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
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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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 227 summer street, Stamford, CT 06901
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Stamford
  • Phone Number: 203-324-3391

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 25
  • Cuisine: Moroccan, Mediterranean

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.
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?