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La Cle de Voute

76 Rue Laaloujj, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
+212 5247-84676
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“lamb” (26 reviews)
“crab ravioli” (6 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM Hours
CUISINES
French, Moroccan, Mediterranean, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
76 Rue Laaloujj, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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1 - 10 of 298 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We've had some great food in Morocco but the meal we just ate wins. Lamb with caramelised pears, melt-in-your-mouth lamb tagine, delicately delicious crab ravioli, superb chevre salad, monkfish pastilla, excellent Moroccan wine ... We had three starters and three mains between four and that...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank annay394
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

In the center of a port in the medina in Essaouira, you'll find La Cle de Voute (The key to the vault). I would add 'The key to my heart' . . . The restaurant lures us in with a poster in the street that...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank IngvildSS
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I really enjoyed my lamb and wine. The alley leading to the restaurant was a little seedy and smelly and I didn’t find the staff to be very welcoming to a female solo traveller. But this is Morocco #TIM

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lizzybumbit
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I and our adult children will hear nothing bad about this restaurant so much did we love it on our several visits! The proprietor (Radouane?) and his staff were terrific - professional and very, very friendly and welcoming. The French/Moroccan food (and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank robertsC4329QK
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went here with my family, which includes my Moroccan mother in law. The staff were so attentive and careful to explain everything in multiple languages. The food was absolutely amazing, we shared multiple dishes and I would not be able to nominate a favourite....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Joanne B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed out evening here. The host is extremely personable and friendly. Food is excellent. Would highly recommend this place if your looking for a change from couscous and tagine

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank idebrowne
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect dinner in a so cute and lovely place!! Special thanks to the staff: professional and warm!! And the food is amazing!! Merci beaucoup Radouane et Diva!!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 227stefanian
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A unique culinary experience with gourmet flavours of the mediterranean in imaginative combinations, and all within a careful selection of design cutlery, great service and affordable price. Just amazing!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 0pium
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was ok, nothing extraordinary. Waiters and manager were super nice and friendly making sure we had a good experience which compensate for the food. Tangia was ok, meat a bit too hard. Gambas were good. A placs to try but do not expect the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tarikfa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The seafood filled ravioli was mouth watering and the Moroccan lamb was very delicious. Service excellent. Wanted to repeat our visit at night but was booked out 😪

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Michele H
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Cliona S
July 20, 2018|
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Response from healthyeater41 | Reviewed this property |
Partner is vegetarian and he really enjoyed the food
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Abba1319
August 27, 2016|
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Response from Bruno B | Reviewed this property |
yes they do. very good at a very decent price
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$9 - $17
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Digital Payments
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:15 PM
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:15 PM
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:15 PM
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:15 PM
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:15 PM
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:15 PM
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:15 PM
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 Rue Laaloujj, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Essaouira
  • Phone Number: +212 5247-84676
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Description
Restaurant decorated with gaiety. Home in simplicity and gentillese. Small menu card but regular suggestions.
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