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Dar Zellij

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Up in the Sidi Ben Slimane quarter, this small, intimate, relaxed Moroccan restaurant is set in a 17th-century riad. Set menus consist of salads, briouats, pigeon or fish pastilla, chicken, lamb or vegetable tagine, then desserts and mint tea with traditional sweets. It’s also open for Moroccan brunch from 10.30am–3pm
PRICE RANGE
$36 - $67
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
African, Moroccan, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed yesterday

Tables were beautifully decorated with hearts and roses. The food was a discovery of the morrocan cuisine. Very tastefull. The waiters were attentfull for every detail.More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank RDKtravel
Marrakech_Riads, Responsable commercial at Dar Zellij, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

-- Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind words. We are really glad you had a pleasant experience and we’re sure that our entire staff enjoyed catering to your needs as much as you enjoyed your dinner with us, we hope to see...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The atmosphere is great. In a old traditional building but was a bit packed. We started with mezze (tapas) platters. Fried borek (rolls) were tasty but I didn’t enjoy the rest of it. May be they were not matching with my tasty definition. I had...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Marrakech_Riads, Responsable commercial at Dar Zellij, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

-- Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind words. We are really glad you had a pleasant experience and we’re sure that our entire staff enjoyed catering to your needs as much as you enjoyed your dinner with us, we hope to see...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Amazing restaurant... Une ambiance très romantique... Sehr leckere und authentische Gerichte... A must see and eat in Marrakech:)More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Charel T
Marrakech_Riads, Responsable commercial at Dar Zellij, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

-- Dear Guest, T hank you very much for your kind words. We are really glad you had a pleasant experience and we’re sure that our entire staff enjoyed catering to your needs as much as you enjoyed your dinner with us, we hope to...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I had lunch at the Dar Zellij. From the time they open the door to this beautiful place until the end, you wont regret anything. The poeple that work here are very kind, helpful and always have a smile on their face. You will feel...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 30_blackpearl
Marrakech_Riads, Responsable commercial at Dar Zellij, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

-- Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind words. We are really glad you had a pleasant experience and we’re sure that our entire staff enjoyed catering to your needs as much as you enjoyed your dinner with us, we hope to see...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

An unexpected treasure. Not only is the Raid beautiful, with some gorgeous artwork which the staff kindly showed me on arrival, the main dining-room is just beautiful. Very attentive, not overly fussy service, simple well prepared Italian food and Moroccan choices also - definitely one...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 28vjm
Marrakech_Riads, Responsable commercial at Dar Zellij, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

-- Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind words. We are really glad you had a pleasant experience and we’re sure that our entire staff enjoyed catering to your needs as much as you enjoyed your dinner with us, we hope to see...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great hospitality, wonderful atmosphere, great music, and even better food!! A wonderful birthday dinner where they sung happy birthday!!! Great time!!!!More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Abbyx3
Marrakech_Riads, Responsable commercial at Dar Zellij, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

-- Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind words. We are really glad you had a pleasant experience and we’re sure that our entire staff enjoyed catering to your needs as much as you enjoyed your dinner with us, we hope to see...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Beautiful ambiance, delicious food, great service and very friendly staff. We really enjoyed the meal. Strongly recommend.More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Vera H
Marrakech_Riads, Responsable commercial at Dar Zellij, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

-- Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind words. We are really glad you had a pleasant experience and we’re sure that our entire staff enjoyed catering to your needs as much as you enjoyed your dinner with us, we hope to see...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

From Ella the amazing hostess, of this well run house of hospitality to the tentative wait staff that were as an ending as the numberous salads. Was it the candles, the rose petals, the guitar player, or the blossoming citrus trees? All worked together to...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Lolastoy
Marrakech_Riads, Responsable commercial at Dar Zellij, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

-- Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind words. We are really glad you had a pleasant experience and we’re sure that our entire staff enjoyed catering to your needs as much as you enjoyed your dinner with us, we hope to see...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Here for the second time and it didnt disappointed. A gorgeous romantic courtyard setting, my favourite in marraskesh ❣️ The food was delicious, the service was attentive and the ambiance as charming as I remembered with talented mandolin player. Must visit.More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank NathalieC2256
Marrakech_Riads, Responsable commercial at Dar Zellij, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

-- Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind words. We are really glad you had a pleasant experience and we’re sure that our entire staff enjoyed catering to your needs as much as you enjoyed your dinner with us, we hope to see...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked a birthday meal at Restaurant Dar Zilliar. We were early so we were taken up to the roof terrace for drinks. The decor was traditional Riad style. The staff are very friendly and attentive. The food was delicious. I can't remember what I...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank renofthenorth
Marrakech_Riads, Responsable commercial at Dar Zellij, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

-- Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind words. We are really glad you had a pleasant experience and we’re sure that our entire staff enjoyed catering to your needs as much as you enjoyed your dinner with us, we hope to see...More

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carinajuliiana
September 25, 2018|
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With pre-dinner drinks and the meal plus wine, the cost per person came to about £40 / €45 / $52 each. Not cheap for Morocco, but worth the visit. I hope this helps.
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