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227 Summer St, Stamford, CT 06901-2305
5:00 pm - 1:30 am
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tue - Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 1:30 am
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Valparaiso, Indiana
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38 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Fez (Downtown Stamford, CT) - The Fez brought back memories of time spent in Morocco where I developed a love for Moroccan Chicken Tagine with olives and preserved lemons. The tantalizing tagine was served with couscous, potatoes and carrots. The caramelized cauliflower was especially delicious and simply served with raisins and toasted pine nuts. The spanakopita tasted amazing, and... More 

Thank aapony
New Canaan, Connecticut
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

My friend and arrived here for a casual girls night early one Tuesday night. First things first, the ambiance transports you to an intimate place you might imagine to be in Fez, Morocco. The decor is vivid and the ambiance relaxing. The waitstaff was professional, pleasant and eager to please. We found the menu to be very enticing, and ordered... More 

Thank Lisa V
Bonita Springs, Florida
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444 reviews
325 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Reserved a table for 3 on Friday night. Arrived on time and we were seated immediately. Three piece band was playing with the singing just a bit loud. We ordered a bottle of wine and three entries. We weren't rushed at all and it was a nice leisurely period of time when our food arrived. Band had stopped playing so... More 

1 Thank Kenneth K
Rock_the_Fez, Owner at The Fez, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed and thank you for letting us know about volume of that first band! More 

Livonia, Michigan, USA
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are lots of options to eat in this portion of Stamford, so the Fez is easy to skip past. If you are looking for a cozy place with good Mediterranean food, this is it. They have a good mix of specialty drinks, and a fair selection of bottled beers. The "small plates" really vary in size. Some are enough... More 

Thank Gweglarz
Rock_the_Fez, Owner at The Fez, responded to this review

Helpful feedback, thank you for taking the time to write in! More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were at The Fez to enjoy a band that was playing. Everyone at my table thought the food was very good....the service, that's another story!! Once our food was served, our waiter didn't even look at our table until another customer tapped him on the shoulder for us. Absolutely ridiculous!

Thank Vicki D
Rock_the_Fez, Owner at The Fez, responded to this review

Thank you so much for letting us know of your experience. We are so very sorry to learn of the lack of service. We will absolutely work to do better in the future. More 

Troy, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I love The Fez. We always take out-of-town guests there. Food is delicious. But our favorite part is talking wine with the owner and ordering something not on the menu

Thank Amanda B
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

Stumbled upon The Fez while staying in Stamford for a night. So glad that we stopped in. Good atmosphere. Good service. Yummy food!

Thank rioceans3
Los Angeles, California
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119 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2016

My wife is Lebanese and we eat a lot of different middle eastern foods so I thought The Fez would be fun. Went here for dinner, sat at the bar and ordered 4 small plate items. It was good food but not great. The food was bland, lacking traditional spices that give the food its unique flavor. Even the desert... More 

3 Thank dbartoletti
stamford ct
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112 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2016

Fez is a happy restaurant with a convivial atmosphere. The late night music is always good as is the food and drink.

Thank rocket41
Stamford, Connecticut
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015 via mobile

Great little restaurant bar with delicious lamb dishes, tagines and excellent appetizers too. Great atmosphere whenever they have live music.

1 Thank Roy_Lenahan

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$6 - $32
Moroccan, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
Lunch, Late Night, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 1:30 am
5:00 pm - 1:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 227 Summer St, Stamford, CT 06901-2305
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Stamford
  • Phone Number: 12033243391
The Fez is a hip downtown Stamford destination where the flavors of the spice route meet the music that spans across many genres. The cuisine is a vibrant mix of Middle Eastern, Moroccan and Turkish dishes, with a music scene and beverage program that's just as eclectic. Live entertainment nightly. Karaoke Wednesday nights!

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