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“Very tasty food and good service.” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Riad Kniza Restaurant

Riad Kniza Restaurant
34 Derb L'Hotel | Bab Doukala Medina, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
+212 5 24 37 69 42
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Ranked #15 of 527 restaurants in Marrakech
Price range: $34 - $88
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
London
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52 reviews 52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
“Very tasty food and good service.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013 via mobile

This place wasn't as hard to find as some suggest, the waiter will come and meet you in the nearby sook if you arrive by taxi. Some really unique and great tasting items as part of the feast, definitely don't have lunch before unless your a bit of a porker and can put away lots of food!

  • Visited April 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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33 restaurant reviews
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
“Beautiful hotel, friendly staff could do with more atmosphere”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013 via mobile

We found this on trip advisor as it was so close to our riad. The hotel is deceptively large and staff friendly. The food although good isn't exceptional. When booking we were asked what meat we would like for our main. I would suggest that unless you want the five course menu to ask for 3 when booking. However the value for money, if you were able to eat everything was very good. The price for 5 courses was around £40 each not including drinks.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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france
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Reviews in 34 cities Reviews in 34 cities
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
“Excellent meal and service”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

We had a fantastic dinner in the very cosy Riad. Might not have the cheapest meal we had during the trip but was totally worth it.
Service was really friendly.
The Riad is beautiful, the dining room was very cosy with a fireplace and delicate presentation.
We truly recommend this place.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
“Can barely fault it”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

We ate at Riad Kniza on our last night in Marrakech. The meal was the most expensive we had but the food was up there with the best.

The service in the restaurant was impeccable, couldn't have asked for anything more. Make sure you go with an appetite as there is plenty to eat!

The food itself was very good. I couldn't pick out an individual element which was better than the same dish I'd had here or there in Marrakech but the overall package was certainly by far the best in terms of consistency.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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London
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
“Wonderful atmosphere”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

While the food was good, we had even better during our stay in Marrakesh but the service and atmosphere were so wonderful, truly exquisite that it's worth the visit to experience it. Definitely expensive but the portions are large and the food tasty so you leave all in all satisfied.

Visited March 2013
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