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“Authentic menu with great servicde” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Al Fassia

Al Fassia
55 Boulevard Zerktouni | Guéliz, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
24434060
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Ranked #53 of 537 Restaurants in Marrakech
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Moroccan
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Winchester
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
“Authentic menu with great servicde”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

You will need to reserve a table here if you want to be sure of an evening meal. People were still arriving at 11pm when we finished our meal. The food was tasty and the atmosphere relaxed with very efficient service. The portions are huge (and we have large appetites) so choose carefully otherwise much will be wasted. We thoroughly enjoyed our evening here.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“No Reservation, No Food!”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

we made a reservation but were late for it. we got there around 4pm and they said they were closed, and if we dont have a reservation, then we cant eat here. I sensed the 'we have been spoiled by tourists' attitude. did not like it one bit. so we went to nearby macdonalds lol. probably better, but a real mad house. guess if we were white tourists with money pouring out of our ears, al fassia would bring out the red carpet.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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Brussels, Belgium
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 16 cities Reviews in 16 cities
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“Culinary oasis”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013 via mobile

The lighter touch of the fairer sex makes this establishment a welcome relief from the hustle and bustle of the Medina. Tasty Moroccan cuisine, good wines and pleasant and efficient service make it well worthwile seeking out this restaurant. The only slight moan would be the cylindrical low back chairs which may not be to the liking of everybody's anatomy. We hope to return.

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Hamburg, Germany
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
“Popular tourist restaurant”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

Raving reviews seem to come at a cost. Although the food was excellent and the service during the dinner very friendly and highly attentive, we did not get in on a good note. We had some trouble conveying our reservation to the staff at the entrance and we were left seated by the entrance area, which was even for me far too cold and windy. We asked to be re-seated, which took a little while and only upon re-confirming our reservation. The rest of the dinner was very pleasant, but the bill at the end was also quite generous with around EUR 45 per person incl. a bottle of wine and a starter to share.

Visited March 2013
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Oxfordshire
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 23 cities Reviews in 23 cities
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
“Fantastic authentic, plentiful food.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

amazing meal, large portions. the small Moroccan salad selection to share at the start was amazing, different textures and flavours. the main course tagging and couscous selection were all gorgeous, we had four between us. very atmospheric, only complaint it was very hot inside, no ventilation and seats not very comfortable but a definite must do. This was the most we paid for any meal, about £25 each for starter, main and wine but worth every penny.

  • 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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