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Marrakesh

2334 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA 98121 (Belltown)
(206) 956-0500
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Ranked #304 of 3,452 Restaurants in Seattle
Price range: $15 - $30
Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Moroccan
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions
Dining options: Reservations
Neighborhood: Belltown
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English first
Georgetown, Texas
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54 reviews 54 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We were at the Marrakesh with 4 adults and 2 children...exposing the grandchildren to an authentic cultural event. The setting, food, dancing was just perfect. We had the 5-course meal that allowed everyone to have an entree of their choice while the soup, salad, and dessert was included. The spicy lamb dish was "bone licking" good and the lemon chicken... More

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Northville, MI
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

The Marrakesh Moroccan Restaurant in Seattle is hands down one of my favorite restaurant of all time. I was in Seattle attending an annual business conference and for the first and only time, my husband and son joined me. I never ventured too far beyond Pike Place when visiting the city alone but with my companions, it was time to... More

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Modesto, California
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422 reviews 422 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
434 helpful votes 434 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

My son and I ate here for dinner one night during my recent trip to Seattle. My son lives in Seattle but had not yet tried this restaurant. This was a unique experience for me as there are no Moroccan restaurants near where I live and I have not often seen Moroccan restaurants during my travels. The restaurant is rather... More

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Mohamed I, Owner at Marrakesh, responded to this review

Thanks for dining with us while you were in town. We hope to see you again when you visit your son next time! More

Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

I discovered Marrakesh while in town for a conference last year. I had to come back with some first-timers this visit to Seattle. The service was great, and the food was amazing. The "standard" appetizers of lentil soup, Moroccan salad, and b'stille were all amazing. The b'stille (savory chicken in phylo, topped with icing sugar) sounds weird but tastes amazing.... More

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Darlington, South Carolina, United States
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123 reviews 123 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Excellent customer service and delicious food. Great and unique ambiance! With rugs everywhere and fabrics covering on the walls. My husband and I enjoyed the unique experience of Moroccan food, starting with washing our hands on the table, eating with our fingers and helping to gather the food from the plate with bread. The menu is set up with five... More

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Seattle, Washington
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This place is about the whole meal experience, not just food. From the beginning with hands washing to the end with rose water in the hands.. The food is absolutely amazing.. The flavors are delicious.. The place feels a little bit small, but I guess it's part of the experience...

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Baltimore, Maryland
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82 reviews 82 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

I was looking forward to this meal. Four of us went there and decided to order a variety of food. The waitress was very courteous and placed us on the sitting mats. We thought she would sit the big (fat) one on the taller sitting mat, but she didn't notice his size, which was hard to miss. I ordered the... More

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Bel Air, Maryland
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60 reviews 60 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

During our recent visit to Seattle, our most enjoyable meal was here at Marrakesh. The restaurant has an internal decor I haven't seen before. The appearance is as if you had entered a large tent. Instead of conventional chairs, there were cushions and sofas. Ok, the look is traditional, but my back and my wife's back were hurting by the... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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49 reviews 49 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

The atmosphere is so unique and the food is always very delicious! I love the Moroccan blend of savory and sweet. I always get the Moroccan feast, which is for groups of 4 or more and is listed at $21 or $22 per person, but really worth it! You are totally stuffed and happy afterwards. They wash your hands in... More

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Huntsville, Alabama
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Everything was fantastic! B'Stilla was amazing! My husband and I had lemon olive chicken and spicy lamb. Both were so delicious! The belly dancer was sooooo good and entertaining! A++ for the decor, music and service

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Mohamed I, Owner at Marrakesh, responded to this review

Thanks for dining with us and we appreciate the review. We hope to see you again soon! Cheers. More

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