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537 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10018 (Hell's Kitchen)
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Ranked #6,288 of 11,857 Restaurants in New York City
Price range: $30 - $50
Mon - Sat 4:00 pm - 4:00 am
Cuisines: American, Moroccan, Vegetarian
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Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: 40th Street
Transit: A, C & E trains to 42nd Street/Port Authority.
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Marrakech, Morocco
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43 reviews 43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Being a Moroccan myself I found the couscous to be really tasted and made just like home, Hamid the owner is very friendly and engaging, and our server was nice and accommodating. I would definitely comeback here. Thank you Tagine for making feel home.

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463 reviews 463 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
197 helpful votes 197 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Beware the food is very expensive with small portions. The Royal dish was $26.95 which had 1 chicken drumstick, 1 small lamb sausage, 1 little piece of lamb, 1 piece of carrot over couscous with a brown gravy. They said it was for 2 people but there was barely enough for one light eater. The lamb appetizer wrapped in phyllo... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Disappointed. Our waitress was also the bartender and it was near impossible to get her attention. After 1.5 hours and still not getting our entrees we left. We had the mezzo platter appetizer which was just okay. Look elsewhere.

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Huntington, NY
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Had a delicious dinner 7/19/14 at Tagine. We started with little bites of toasted bread with 2 kinds of spreads: harissa and "green sauce"--garlic, cilantro, lemon juice, olive oil. Enjoyed lamb couscous--a big lamb shank with many vegetable on top of couscous--and a vegetable tagine. The currants and cinnamon in the tagine made it aromatic. A slightly hot-flavored sauce came... More 

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New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

The food is not bad but it is overpriced, in addition, the desserts on line are $8.50-9.50, in person you will pay $12-13, prices are different on the printed menu. If you are looking for the authentic Moroccan ambiance & atmosphere you will not find it there, the decoration lacks taste and refinement. The young lady who waited us was... More 

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Greenfield, MA
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Went on Saturday Night because I discovered Moroccan Tagine dishes and love it. This place did not disappoint. Right off Times Sq. I had chicken tagine and my vegetarian GF had cous-cous dish. I used some of her dish with my tagine because they did not give rice with the tagine. They should! Both very tasty though - had 2... More 

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Vestal, New York
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

My husband and I found this little gem by accident. We went in and the decor was beautiful. It was lunch time and there weren't many people there so we had our pick of tables. We ordered some Moroccan sangria, which was spicy and addictive. We were served these beautiful loaves of bread with some incredibly tasty dipping sauces. We... More 

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Top Contributor
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20 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012 via mobile

We were there on a business dinner! They had great atmosphere and service, but most of the dishes were uneatable... Anyways the belly dancers came during the dinner and that was the highlight. We won't go there again!

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Des Moines, Iowa
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56 reviews 56 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2012

My daughter and I tried this place after reading about it on Groupon. We had lamb borek,( a type of wrap), chicken casablance (made and delivered to the table in conical pottery), sangria (freshly made), bread w/dipping sauces (warm and very delicious). All was fresh and flavorful. The decor is very authentic and interesting and the staff was very attentive.

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Bronx, New York
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2011

Stumbled in this Moroccan restaurant/lounge after midnight on the way home after dinner and stayed until nearly 3am on a Friday night. They said the best time to come was late dinner hours, when belly dancers performed. Having said that, the musicians were still playing energetically, so we ordered some drinks and a hookah. Haven't smoked in years and never... More 

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Additional Information about Tagine

Address: 537 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10018
Phone Number: 646-373-6265
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Hell's Kitchen
Open Hours:
Monday 4:00 pm - 4:00 am
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 4:00 am
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 4:00 am
Thursday 4:00 pm - 4:00 am
Friday 4:00 pm - 4:00 am
Saturday 4:00 pm - 4:00 am
Average Prices: USD 30 - 50
Cuisine: American, Moroccan, Vegetarian

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