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“UN VRAI BONHEUR !” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Au Bonheur des Dames

Au Bonheur des Dames
Place du Marche aux Grains | Medina, Essaouira, Morocco
024 47 59 68
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Ranked #42 of 211 Restaurants in Essaouira
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
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Good for: Dining on a budget, Romantic, Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast, Dessert, Lunch, Reservations
Wemmel
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32 reviews 32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“UN VRAI BONHEUR !”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

The cuisine is excellent of taste and presentation. The service efficient, smiling, genuinely friendly. A super pleasant experience. And they serve the best ice cream in town ! But you have to hurry up as Bibi, the mastermind of the place and Jamal will not be there after April.

  • Visited March 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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  • Dutch first
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English first
Dublin
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
“Favourite place for coffee in the sun.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

Now that I know Essaouira I never order breakfast with the accomodation. Au Bonheur des Dames do it better. Super coffee, excellent service and good food server fresh, topped off with seats in the sun. My favourite place for coffee, wifi and watching the world go by.........
Stay..........don't go..............
My place in the sun

  • 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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London, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
“Lunch in the sun”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2013

This was recommended to us for lunch, and it did not disappoint. In a delightful position in the Place Des Grains, the English-speaking owner made helpful suggestions to our request for a light lunch (I had smoked salmon with the most delicious vegetable sorbet) Great food, good value, lovely situation. A great place to take a leisurely break.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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london
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89 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 53 cities Reviews in 53 cities
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
“fun in the square”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

Lovely position in the Place des Grains, and a good choice of menu. Perfect for coffee or a light lunch.

Visited December 2012
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Dublin, Ireland
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Great recommendation”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2012

Recommended by someone living in Ess. Great fresh food. Loved the desserts. Had lunch here twice. Decided we needed to give somewhere else a try but still went back for dessert.

Visited December 2012
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