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Chez Said

#30 of 185 Restaurants in Fes
Certificate of Excellence
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Bab Boujloud | Porte Bleue, Fes 30030, Morocco
+212 667-307652
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I'm in love with Chez Said! Our driver, Reda, recommended this restaurant on our first day in Fez. We were so warmly welcomed and the food was so amazing we went back EVERY day! Each time our table was filled with more and more local delicacies, laughter and delightful conversation. We are already dreaming of returning and sharing a spectacular... More 

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Blandford Forum, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

This is one of those restaurants without stock. After you've placed your order you'll notice various staff walking to other shops. One has gone to the butchers (50 - 60 m away) to get your meats, another will go to the corner shop (within sight of your seat) to get whatever soft drinks you've ordered (no alcohol here). The food... More 

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Thank Stewarth99
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

It was delicious! We ordered cuscus and soup. Everything was fresh and made just for us. Said is so nice and kind. Go eat and have fun ;)

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London, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 7, 2016

We stopped there to eat the dinner. There are many same types eateries in that area and they all have comparable menu and prices. We've ordered two set menus: lentil soup, beef tajine with prunes, almonds and sesame and a chicken tajine.plus moroccan sweets for the dessert and a mint tea. Everything was very tasty but the beef tajine was... More 

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Philadelphia PA
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44 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2016

We loved this place -- excellent food, wide selection, very affordable, and a nice front-row seat to the people-watching in the medina. Said himself is a hospitable and good-natured guy. You are going to be having plenty of tajine meals in Morocco anyway, so you might as well have one that's as good as most other places at a lower... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a fancy place, this is not the restaurant to go. If you are looking for great food for a reasonable price, I really indicate chez said. We had different dishes and all of them were great: kafta with eggs and tomato sauce, chicken brochettes, vegetarian tajine, chicken tajine, and roasted chicken (at 40 dh each).... More 

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Fes, Morocco
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2015

We had a good choice of set menus at a reduced out of season price of 50 dirham pp. The portions were generous and tasty and served with a massive smile and a lot of pride. Situated in the medina at street level you are in the heart of the action at any time of day. A proper Moroccan experience... More 

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Thank rentervator
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8 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2015

After looking up places to eat on tripadvisor this place seemed like it had the best reviews and man I was not disappointed. On arrival we were given free Olives and bread plus an entree of red lentil soup which was delicious. As a group of 6 we decided to share 2x cous cous dishes and all had a main... More 

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Thank Jessica H
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27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2015 via mobile

My friends and I went to this restaurant on our last night in Fes and it was quite possibly the best meal we had in Morocco. It was super cheap (all our meals were 40 dirham each and most of the menu was 80 or under) and it was also delicious. The man serving us whom I think may have... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2015

This restaurant was amazing. The staff were great - friendly, patient and very accommodating considering we were a party of 6 with little to no French/Spanish/Arabic and a vegan. The food was incredible with a good selection, really cheap and the location was ideal for people watching. We were told that Fez would be a bit more expensive than Marrakech... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Moroccan, Middle Eastern, African, Halal
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bab Boujloud | Porte Bleue, Fes 30030, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Fes-Boulemane Region  >  Fes
  • Phone Number: +212 667-307652

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?