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L'Amandier Palais Faraj

#4 of 176 Restaurants in Fes
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Palais Faraj, Bab Ziat | Medina de Fes, Fes 30000, Morocco
05 35 63 53 56
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Southampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful meal with a breathtaking view on the Medina. We highly recommend the Moroccan salads: a large selection and also a discovery for the sweet eggplant! The service was very efficient. Simply the best food we had during our trip in Morocco

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Thank bethknight604
Buren, The Netherlands
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180 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 275 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food matched the view easily. Well presented, well prepared and with great taste. Also suitable for a vegetarian. The service was friendly and with great personal flair. Diner takes considerable time if you have fun and good food.

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Portland, Oregon
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

This was some of the best food I've had in all of Morocco. Fanatic and worth it. Go grab a meal here.

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1 Thank PlayWithTheWorld
New York City, New York
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

We went for lunch to escape the heat as there are very few restaurants with AC in the medina. Food was good, although pretty overpriced. For one starter, one entre and 2 waters, total was around 400 dirhams. Wait staff was good and speak English, french and arabic. But upon leaving the hotel, literally the entire hotel was empty of... More 

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South Africa
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55 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

This place one needs to come and have a sunset drink. A great view of the town and the Mt Zalagh from the bar. Then move to dinner and be delighted with local menu or a western menu. You can mix and match from both menus. I had a carpaccio and that was yummy then with local skewers. On my... More 

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Thank Geckoland
Atlanta, Georgia
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

Terrific food, wonderful views and a nice vibe. The service was very attentive, and a drink at the bar before dinner, with the views from the bar is a must.

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Thank Traveler0033
Mountain Home, Arkansas
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

My wife and I had dinner here for our anniversary, and the international menu was a refreshing change after several days of tajine and cous cous. The food was amazing and quite reasonable priced when compared to dinner for 2 and many of the riads. They will even send a driver to pick you up and return you to your... More 

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1 Thank Paul A
Orlando, Florida
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were there to celebrate our 2 years anniversary, restaurant was great, offering an amazing view on the medina of fez. Service was good and very attentive. They also have a moroccan menu and an international menu

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1 Thank Nabil M
Toronto, Canada
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55 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

We ate there on two separate nights...one night as a group and one night as a couple. On the night with the group, they handled the fourteen of us promptly and efficiently with good food quality and great service. On the night we went as a couple it was quite special...great service, a wonderful meal featuring a seafood bastilla as... More 

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1 Thank Rick L
Moscow - Paris
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

We had a dinner at this beautiful restaurant. The view and the riad are simply amazing. The food was really good (we had Moroccan dinner) and all the staff were very helpful. The prices were reasonable taking into consideration the place (150-180drh for a main course). All in all very nice 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$28 - $45
Cuisine
French, Moroccan, Mediterranean, Halal, Middle Eastern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Bar scene, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Palais Faraj, Bab Ziat | Medina de Fes, Fes 30000, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Fes-Boulemane Region  >  Fes
  • Phone Number: 05 35 63 53 56

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