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“Favourite Dining in Marrakech” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Cafe Mama Afrika

Cafe Mama Afrika
Rue Oum Errabia | 40000, Marrakech, Morocco
5 24 45 73 82
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Ranked #57 of 581 Restaurants in Marrakech
Cuisines: African
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“Favourite Dining in Marrakech”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013 via mobile

During my three week stay in Marrakech I visited this cafe/restaurant on multiple occasion.
I had both the salad and the main dish. Both tasted absaloutly fantastic and was a refreshing change to typical Moroccan foods!
The atmosphere was lovely and the decor of the place was fab.
The waiters were all chilled out and relaxing which was calming.
Only complaint is that it took a while to have our orders taken and food took a while to come out.

  • Visited October 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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“Fantastic cafe”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013 via mobile

The service, the food, and the surroundings were amazing. The coziest cafe I ever visited in Marrakech, and I have been in Marrakech alot of times. The servant named Said were soooo nice and politely explained the menu, even though it also was in english.

Simply a wonderfull cafe

  • Visited August 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Hannover, Germany
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 16 cities Reviews in 16 cities
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
“Funny relaxed café”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

Great place for lunch. Very tasty food - it even came Africa-shaped! - , good service, nice atmosphere. Do not expect a restaurant. There are no cloths on the tables and the loo is very basic.

  • Visited October 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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“Memories of Amsterdam”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013 via mobile

No coffee shops in marrakech, (that i know of) but this is the closest you will get. Friendly modern marrakeshi's sellin good food at equally friendly prices (4 drinks, salad, huge fish cake. 115dh) Fantastic relaxing atmosphere that all need once in awhile when visiting the red city.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Very cool with amazing music!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

We stumbled across this place when walking to our hotel one night. Its a very cool little place for coffee and drinks with a Rastafarian vibe. We didn't try the food because we had already eaten. On the night we visited there was a special music event going on with tons of local musicians jamming. It was an amazing experience to stumble upon this tiny place with about 30 musicians hanging out and playing like they were at someone's house or rehearsal space. We had great fruit smoothies and enjoyed the music. I would definitely like to return.

  • Visited October 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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