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Ksar El Hamra

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28 Riad Zitoune Lakdim | Sabt Ben Daouad, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
0524-42-76-07
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Calgary, Canada
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The setting of the restaurant is beautiful and the service was attentive. We had traditional tagine with Moroccan salad plates to start, tagine and pastry for dessert. The presentation was good and the food comparable to other meals we had. Not outstanding but not bad.

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Thank Karen R
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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122 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

10 of us went here for dinner while on a business trip on our first night. The restaurant is off of a side street in the market, tucked away and has it's own private courtyard which is beautifully lit at night and has a wonderful feel to it. The inside dining is expansive with typically Moroccan design and is impressive.... More 

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Patchogue, New York
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82 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

What a delightful little secret garden find. Make sure you add this to your location MUSTS for Morocco. We were seated in the outdoor garden / patio. Met by the manager and his team, a delightful afternoon was in store for us. We ate chicken tagine, amazing dishes of vegetables and sweet oranges with cinnamon. we got a tour of... More 

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Marrakech, Morocco
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016

In an authentic setting, with a great dinner or lunch in Marrakech with Qasr Al Hamra you feel like you are in paradise,

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Thank mounia M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016

Riad Ksar el Hamra is a really beautiful to spend a pleasant day, and the rooms are comfortable, and have good food at restauration it's very nice place

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Phoenix, Arizona
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185 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

This is one of those miraculous places that's hidden behind a door in the medina that looks like any other door. Then you walk through, follow a path down the steps, and wow! It's a mosaic-tiled garden with trees and birds and a fountain... Granted, it's clearly targeting tourists; the whole place is set up for tour groups and there's... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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111 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

Came here with a large group on the first night of a trip. We had a set menu due to the size of our group. Starters were a variety of Moroccan salads - these were distributed across the tables and it was interesting as there were lots of different flavours to try with really delicious freshly baked bread. The main... More 

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Kiel, Germany
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

The Food was fantastic and also the atmosphere! The service was also really friendly and quick! I will recommend this Restaurant 100% :-)

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London
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

The setting is amazing in old Riad only few steps from the hustle and bustle of the Souk, food is the best i have tasted in Morocco & i'am Moroccan :) Another add the service here is second to none & the manager exceeded our expectations by offering our party snacks while we were waiting for the rest of the... More 

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Trowbridge, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

This tourist trap restaurant was adequate, but my vegetarian tagine contained a piece of animal fat. The explanation was that the vegetables had been stirred with the same spoon as the meat tagines. This is totally unacceptable and I would not recommend this place as it obviously has extremely poor kitchen practices

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$26 - $52
Cuisine
African, Moroccan, Halal, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions, Families with children, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Riad Zitoune Lakdim | Sabt Ben Daouad, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Marrakech
  • Phone Number: 0524-42-76-07

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