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Amal

Rue Allal Ben Ahmed et Rue Ibn Sina | Gueliz, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
+212 5244-46896
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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“tagine” (128 reviews)
“chicken” (60 reviews)
“prunes” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
African, Moroccan, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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Rue Allal Ben Ahmed et Rue Ibn Sina | Gueliz, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my friend ordered couscous with chicken. Mind you, the meat comes with the bone! For me it was delicious, but my friend wasn't that happy. I guess all have their own taste. I give 5, because everything was great!

Thank Eliza B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for lunch yesterday, but it was closed. So sad I missed it. I went to the first brunch at Gueliz.

Thank zux123
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a wonderful experience. They were able to accommodate 30 attendees and the food was absolutely delicious. Many of us agreed it was the best we ate in Marrakech. They told us about their work and then the staff sang us a song. It...More

Thank Samera E
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would thoroughly recommend a morning spent cooking with the Amal project - there are many places in Marrakech that will offer cookery sessions but this one supports local women as well as teaching you to prepare several authentic tagine dishes plus a lovely tea...More

Thank jennywhite45
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The concept is an all-women restaurant (unlike all the other restaurants we visited in Marrakech, which were all-men). The service and the price were both very good and the food was also not too bad.

Thank KasperMikkelsen
AmalNonprofit, Guest Relations Manager at Amal, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Kasper, Thank you for taking the time to write this review! Thank you for the nice words about our organization, we try to do our best to empower women. We hope to see you soon in our restaurant. Best wishes, Warda-Comm Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Amal Centre is a wonderful place and the cooking course was extremely well organised and run. Would highly recommend!

Thank katiehouse2004
AmalNonprofit, Guest Relations Manager at Amal, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Katie, Thank you so much for your positive feedback! We enjoyed having you on your first visit to our center and we loved spending the morning with all of you. Looking forward to your upcoming visit. Cheers, Warda

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I visited the Amal Center for lunch whilst on a recent trip to Marrakech. We had read wonderful reviews and weren’t disappeared. The menu wasn’t huge but a good variety of dishes to choose from. We had the beef tagine and 4...More

Thank prid1990
AmalNonprofit, Guest Relations Manager at Amal, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear, Thank you so much for the good review. We are happy to know you enjoyed your lunch within our philanthropic restaurant. It will be great to have you for a cooking class next time in Marrakech! Can't wait to see you. Best wishes, Warda

Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

My partner and I booked a cooking class at the Amal Women’s Center. We can not recommend it enough! Defiantly a highlight of our trip. Not only did we learn to cook a delicious Tajine, we had a really lovely morning learning about Moroccan culture....More

Thank Tripperelise
AmalNonprofit, Guest Relations Manager at Amal, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2018

Dear, Thank you for taking the time to write this review! We hope we were able to answer to all your questions and inquiries and you are now able to make a tajine yourself! :) We hope we can have you bot for another visit,...More

Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

We went on a cooking class as part of our Honeymoon trip to Morocco and were not disappointed. The instruction for the cooking and working with the trainee chef was fantastic and easy to follow. The young volunteers supporting the programme were great to talk...More

Thank Travel_EmBo
AmalNonprofit, Guest Relations Manager at Amal, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2018

Dear, Thank you for taking the time to write this review! Now all you friend will be able to taste your delicious tajines and be proud of you. It was amazing having you both and please come to visit us if you are back in...More

Reviewed July 9, 2018

I had lunch at Amal and it was great. Fresh juices and delicious moroccan food. The whole idea behind restaurant Amal make even more special. Hope one day I can be back!

Thank R E
AmalNonprofit, Guest Relations Manager at Amal, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2018

Dear Rita, Thank you for taking the time to write this review and thank you for the nice words about our organization! We do try to do our best to empower women. We hope to see you soon in our restaurant! Best regards, Warda

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Yvonne G
July 30, 2017|
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Response from AmalNonprofit | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your interest in our center! The Targa Center is located in the city of Marrakech. How to find us on google maps: You may copy and paste our geographic coordinates on Google Maps : 31.644687... More
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Juliana R
May 9, 2017|
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Response from Boemien | Property representative |
Hello, Sorry for the late response. We are open for both cooking classes and Iftars during Ramadan. We do cooking classes in our Targa center. We serve Iftars at 19:00 in our Gueliz Center. Thank you for asking! H
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prash15
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$7
Meals
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:30 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: +212 5244-46896
  • 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.
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