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Dar Roumana

#7 of 176 Restaurants in Fes
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30 Derb el-Amer, Zqaq Roumane | The Medina, Fes 30110, Morocco
+212 5357-41637
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North Tawton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a really wonderful 3 days in this absolutely gorgeous boutique hotel. We took a taxi from the airport to the medina of Fes where the hotel is located and were met by the guide sent to help us to find our way through the fascinating and ancient streets. The plain stone facade belies the stunning interior of exquisite... More 

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New Delhi, India
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is stunning. The house has been carefully and tastefully restored. Sitting in the middle of their stunning central courtyard and beautiful rooftop terrace is one of the primary draws of the place. The service is great too. We decided to have wine on the rooftop and the wait staff was nice enough to serve us there even though... More 

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Thank AmberJalan84
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

we had an amazing 3-course dinner here and were not disappointed in any way! we started up on the rooftop terrace having a quite good cocktail, after which we went to the dining are downstairs. it was a very intimate atmosphere, as there were only 5 tables in the inner court. the food was just amazing and on European fine... More 

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Thank Eleonora S
New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in fez for 3 days and we tried different restaurants. But this one is the best... good service great stuff and delicious food...

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2 Thank winter l
New York City, New York
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58 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

Dar Roumana is in a beautifully restored riad. The dining room is quite handsome, and the food lives up to the setting. There's an interesting choice of dishes and very careful service. The experience feels consistent from beginning to end.

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3 Thank BobRosenNY
Mission Beach, Australia
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209 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

We were craving for something different after being all tagined out! To get to the roof top for pre dinner rinks was quite a hike and felt sorry for the waiter who had to bring our drinks to the top. It was worth it though! We had the rabbit and the veal steak for main course which was delightful and... More 

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3 Thank Truus B
wilmington
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83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

I had cauliflower soup with chicken liver, a lovely fish main and creme brulee, chocolate mouse and pear sorbet for dessert. I was with 10 people, everyone left happy and full. I would say the service was a bit on the slow side.

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3 Thank mjacobs
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

Positives: Beautiful Riad. Porter was very friendly and helpful. Negatives: Very over priced. My girlfriend had a vegan option and they still charged the same (28 euro) for two courses. I had a tiny portion for my main and then saw another guest with a much larger portion after I had eaten. The food itself was old fashioned, little Moroccan... More 

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3 Thank backpacker_123_11
Fassia, General Manager at Dar Roumana, responded to this review

Dear Backpacker_123_11, We are a rather perplexed by this review! Your girlfriend notified us when she made the reservation that she was vegan and we said we would be happy to prepare a special meal for her. We did this - shopped for and prepared an alternative three course meal especially tailored to vegan dietary requirements which due to their... More 

villanova.pa
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

My husband and I had dinner at Dar Roumana on April 19th. The setting, the service and the food was incredibly good. This evening was one of the highlights of our trip to Morocco. Had the wild rice and quinoa salad and the veal chop. Superb. My husband, the shrimp bisque and the trout. The orange, almond Sephardic cake was... More 

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2 Thank deniseVillanova_pa
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

What a beautiful setting with wonderful food and wine. A minimal menu that changes daily, but all fresh ingredients A special experience

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$34 - $45
Cuisine
Moroccan, Vegetarian Friendly, French, Mediterranean, Fusion
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Derb el-Amer, Zqaq Roumane | The Medina, Fes 30110, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Fes-Boulemane Region  >  Fes
  • Phone Number: +212 5357-41637
Description
An intimate dining experience in a beautiful setting, dinner at Dar Roumana's restaurant is a must-do for any visitor to Fes. Our talented French chef serves Mediterranean food with a Moroccan twist, and can be described as French/Moroccan 'fusion'. Changing daily, the dishes on the menu reflect the produce that's in season and bought fresh from the markets every day. Start with a drink on our roof terrace with spectacular views of the ancient medina of Fes, then dine in our courtyard restaurant. Decorated with colourful zellij tiling, carved cedar wood, a beautiful hand-painted bartal and intricate plaster, the restaurant is breathtakingly beautiful. In the winter, reserve a table for two next to our open fire, and in the summer be cooled by the splashing sound of the central fountain. Adding to the romantic setting is the attentive but discreet service. Allow us to transport you to a world of fine cuisine for the evening. We look forward to welcoming you to Dar Roumana. Reservations essential.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?