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Amal

Rue Allal Ben Ahmed et Rue Ibn Sina | Gueliz, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
212524446896
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
African, Moroccan, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
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Rue Allal Ben Ahmed et Rue Ibn Sina | Gueliz, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Very good cooking experience in the Amal center. Friendly people, very good learning experience about the Moroccan cuisine. They know what they are doing and they are helping people with this wonderful center. If you like to cook, don´t miss this experience.

Thank madeiramam
AmalNonprofit, Manager at Amal, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you so much for your lovely review! We were very happy to have you among our guests. We can't wait to see you very soon :) Best regards, Oumaima

Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a sunny morning, we arrived at Amal's second training center by taking a taxi. The driver didn't really know the location so we called the center to talk to the driver. There were a total of 6 participants in the cooking class. Altogether...More

Thank Benjamin H
AmalNonprofit, Manager at Amal, responded to this review

Dear Benjamin, Thank you so much for your beautiful review! We were very happy to host you among our students for the cooking class. Looking forward to your upcoming visit :) Warm regards, Oumaima

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Amal Association mainly because of it concept and they didn't disappointed us. It was a very good lunch, outside on the patio with good food and friendly staff. The juices are great and natural, no place to complain about anything. It's a...More

1  Thank BeatrizMarques
AmalNonprofit, Manager at Amal, responded to this review

Dear Beatriz, Thank you so much for your lovely review! We were very happy to serve you delicious meals :) We can't wait to see you again. Best, Oumaima

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

3 girlfriends and I visited the Amal centre, expecting just to brush up on our Moroccan flavours , fortunately we were surprised with the most memorable and invaluable experience. Not only was the food amazing but the whole experience was. We actually went to the...More

Thank Zainab P
AmalNonprofit, Manager at Amal, responded to this review

Dear Zainab, Thank you so much for your recent visit to our nonprofit as well as your contribution towards our cause! It was our pleasure to meet you and we look very much forward to your upcoming visit. Warm regards, Oumaima

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a lovely experience. A very calming environment and great quality equipment and facilities. It's a really worthwhile cause to support and I would definitely recommend to friends. I would suggest the school find ways to be more helpful in arranging transport. There are to...More

Thank megan2391
AmalNonprofit, Manager at Amal, responded to this review

Dear Megan, Thank you so much for your feedback! Indeed, we were very happy to have you around among our guests for the cooking class. We definitely look forward to seeing you again. Warm regards, Oumaima

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great fun for a noble cause! My husband and I had much fun learning to make Moroccan salads at Amal and we ate what we made for lunch. I never knew beet salad can be sooo good. We also made other salads with carrots, eggplants,...More

Thank ttbkhue
AmalNonprofit, Manager at Amal, responded to this review

Dear, Thank you so much for your feedback! It was a delight to welcome you at our cooking class. We definitely look forward to seeing you again some other time :) Best regards, Oumaima

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is tasty with adorable prices. I alwayd go there whenever i visit marrakech. My only complain is that the chicked was a little bit dry and the fish very acid. They also sell cookies and amlou.

Thank Mouna B
AmalNonprofit, Manager at Amal, responded to this review

Dear Mouna, Thank you so much for your lovely review! We were extremely happy to host you among our guests. Warm regards, Oumaima

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend, my 7yr old daughter and I had a brilliant time at the Amal cookery lessons. And we cooked some amazing food! Chaimaa, who ran the 'lesson' was great; friendly, has perfect English, informative about Moroccan cooking and much more besides and she was...More

1  Thank Emtci
AmalNonprofit, Manager at Amal, responded to this review

Dear, Thank you so much for your lovely review! It was such a please to have you among our guests fir the cooking class. We look forward to your upcoming visit! Warm regards, Oumaima

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food for a greater cause. An absolute gem, you shoud try the couscous is to die for. The staff were very helpful and cheerful

Thank Meryem F
AmalNonprofit, Manager at Amal, responded to this review

Dear Meryem, Thank you so much for your swift feedback! It was our pleasure serving you delicious meals. Looking forward to seeing you again :) Best, Oumaima

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great value and worthwhile experience for anyone staying a few days in Marrakesh. The environment is charming - especially the kitchen which opens onto a garden full of herbs, orange trees and bougainvillea. I chose to prepare fish tagine (shark) and loved to see...More

Thank diggers123456
AmalNonprofit, Manager at Amal, responded to this review

Dear, Thank you very much for your recent visit, your contribution as well as your lovely review! We were really happy to have you among our cooking class students. We really can't wait to see you again. Warm regards, Oumaima

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Juliana R
Hi, will you be open during the Ramadan for cooking classes or for normal lunch?
May 9, 2017|
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Response from KiwiJVP | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry, I can't answer this for you. I suggest you email them and they will let you know.
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prash15
What is the cost of cooking lesson. We are visiting next week and would like to book a lesson. Thanks
February 4, 2017|
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Response from DKPxyz | Reviewed this property |
I went last April, and the cost was $20 per person and well worth it.
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katherine228
Hi I am due to come to Marrakech September 2nd for a week with my daughter, how can I go about booking a cooking class, how long does it take and what is the cost please? Is there a gluten free option too please? Many thanks
August 18, 2016|
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Response from Wanderlust2travlers | Reviewed this property |
Hi Katherine, You can contact Amal by email and request the date for your cooking class. They fill up quickly, so I suggest contacting them as soon as possible. I corresponded with Oumaima at Amal. All the classes were... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$7
Meals
Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 4:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 4:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 4:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Allal Ben Ahmed et Rue Ibn Sina | Gueliz, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Marrakech
  • Phone Number: 212524446896
  • E-mail
Description
The Amal Women's Training Center and Moroccan Restaurant is a non-profit association dedicated to empowering disadvantaged women via training in traditional and modern cuisine. The ultimate goal is personal transformation, skill set re-enforcement, and job placement for economic and social stability.