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“Awonderful welcome” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Restaurant Ramsess

Restaurant Ramsess
18 Rue Iben Roched, Essaouira, Morocco
05 24 47 21 39
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Ranked #29 of 196 Restaurants in Essaouira
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
West Wales
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
“Awonderful welcome”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

This little place seemed just off the main track of all the shops so a little hard to find perhaps but well worth the search. A really warm and friendly welcome and very tasty food, cooked freshly to order. Great value for money. You must eat here if you are in Essaouira.

  • Visited February 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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Brussels, Belgium
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12 reviews 12 reviews
Reviews in 10 cities Reviews in 10 cities
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
“great food!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

Great food in a rather European style. Nice familly-run restaurant. Certainly recommended for a quality dinner.

  • Visited December 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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“Amazing atmosphere, food and service!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013 via mobile

Restaurant Ramsess is just fantastic! Zineb was a kind attentive host welcoming us to her small intimate candlelit restaurant. The atmosphere was relaxing and romantic, with un intrusive yet prompt service and faultless food. Well priced and worth every penny. We think of ourselves as real foodies and wouldn't hesitate to return.

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Schoten, Belgium
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154 reviews 154 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 61 cities Reviews in 61 cities
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
“New Year's Eve”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

There was a set menu for the evening, understandable and pretty filling too! A lobster bisque to start, then goat's cheese pastries, poussins with an orange sauce and then a pudding, followed by more cake at midnight. All the dishes were nicely prepared and tender. The restaurant is run by women - it is fascinating to watch them at work. The mother smiles rarely, one of the girls seems to do all the work, her sister not quite so much - leading to an argument - and if I have got the relationships right, every now and then the father wanders round asking everyone if they are happy! We had a lovely luth player during part of the evening and then a local band in between. It is difficult to judge a restaurant based on a fixed menu but we could not fault the food!

Visited December 2012
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Antibes, France
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“Authentic Moroccan cuisine”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2013

The restaurant doesn't look like much from the outside but the food is excellent and prices reasonable. We especially enjoyed the Moroccan salad, a starter which actually consists of four different salads/starters. The fish dish was a little light on fish but all in all a highly enjoyable dinner.
The restaurant offers local wines.

Visited December 2012
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