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“Wonderful Moroccan Food” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Al Fassia Aguedal

Al Fassia Aguedal
9bis route de l'Ourika, Marrakech 40000 , Morocco
+212 524 38 38 39
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Ranked #40 of 699 Restaurants in Marrakech
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Moroccan
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Good for: Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
London
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5 reviews
“Wonderful Moroccan Food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

We dined here on our last night in Marrakech.
The restaurant itself is nicely decorated and the staff were helpful and pretty attentive (I generally found service in Morocco to be lack lustre but Al Fassia was better than most).
The food was really excellent. We had pigeon pastilla for starters which were delicious - only complaint was that they were too big to be a starter but I don't think that can really classify as a complaint.
We both had chicken tagines for main course (mine with squash, my better half's with olives) - both excellent and very happy customers.
Would definitely recommend.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Stockholm, Sweden
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75 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“Chicken tajine...a dream!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

We had a wonderful evening in a beautiful setting with delicious food.
The staff is very efficient and friendly - only ladies.
We had a selection of Moroccan starters (16 little plates to share, simply delicious!). We had good fun trying ti guess which spices and herbs were used in the preparation - absolutely amazing.
Then I ate chicken tajine with olives and preserved lemons...it was really tasty and unlike any flavour I had ever come across.
Although the restaurant is large and rather busy, it still feels cosy and very pleasant.
I would suggest to make reservation; it is completely booked most of the times.
Children felt welcomed.
Value for money was very adequate. Around 150 dh for a main dish.
Highly recommended.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Positively delicious”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2013

Go! The food here was so good and there was plenty of it. We'd been told that it might not be as good as Foundouk, but we felt it was on par (if not actually better - hard to compare if you don't eat the same dishes).

We both had the salad starter - wow - I've never had so many different delicious and varying salads in one setting. I've been inspired to try out different salads at home now too! My husband had the meatball tagine and I had the lamb with caramelised onions and tomatoes - both were mouthwatering and portions (as others have stated) were generous. We just had room for a bit of dessert so decided to share a plate of the Moroccan petit fours - and again, were not disappointed. The service wasn't phenomenally attentive, but we weren't completely ignored either. The eating experience made up for any lack of smiles we may have encountered...

  • Visited April 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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London
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76 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
“Have to dine there at least once”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

You will need to book a table in advance because this restauant get full on most nights. Quality food, great setting, a very romantic place.

Visited March 2013
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Den Haag, Nederland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Fantastisch”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

Great Maroccan food, great atmosphere, excelent service and a fantastic hotel where everybody is helpfull and friendly.

Visited October 2012
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