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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Menu

APPETIZERS
Filfla Hamra
a savory sauteed salad of roasted red and green peppers, garlic and tomato sprinkled with feta cheese and served with pita bread.
Hummus Supreme
dar essalam's signature hummus garnished with olives, feta, capers, and roasted red peppers drizzled with olive oil and served with pita bread.
Mixed Olives - Bakola
warm ''moroccan style'' sauteed and marinated spinach topped cream cheese, zatar and pine nuts served with pita bread.
DINNER
Lamb Shank
Beef Ox Tail
Saffron Comished Hen
DINNER - SAVORY OPTION
Artichokes And Peas
Artichokes And Peas
Preserved Lemons And Artichoke
Eggplant
Peas And Olives
Olives And Preserved Lemons
DINNER - SWEET OPTIONS
Prunes And Almonds
Apricot
Sweet Onions And Raision
OTHER ENTREES
Bakola
steamed and marinated fresh spinach, tomatoes and olives, topped with warm cream cheese and zatar , served warm with a chopped salad and chilled vegetable cous cous salad
Mediterranean Dinner Salad
a generous salad with black olives, feta and cranberries, drizzled with a pomegranate dressing, sprinkled with toasted almonds, served with two saffron chicken kabobs and a cucumber yogurt sauce.
Sultan's Kabob Feast
an assortment of chicken, kefta, shrimp, beef, and lamb kabobs, each uniquely marinated and grilled to perfection, served with a side of saffron rice.
Hoot Diffa
mahi mahi or salmon and three skewers of shrimp, richly marinated and grilled. drizzled with a toasted almond, raisin and yogurt sauce and served with a mediterraneam salad and saffron rice
Bastilla
perhaps the greatest of all moroccan dishes, a pie of fine pastry stuffed with perfectly spiced chicken and almonds with a light dusting of powdered sugar.
DESSERT
Flan
a moroccan flan with orange essence and an assortment of pastries
Baklava
a dar essalam specially of buttery layered with almonds, walnuts and orange essence. served with vanilla ice cream.
Gift Of Chocolate
a crisp pastry stuffed with dark chocolate ganche, toasted walnuts and almonds, warm out of the oven with a dip vanilla ice cream drizzled with dark chocolate
Casablanca Dessert For Two
a crispy buttery pastry, stuffed with peaches, pears and bananas, dusted with powdered sugar and sprinkled with toasted almonds. served warm with a generous serving of vanilla bean ice cream, only at dar essalam - a must try
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
African, Moroccan, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
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Reviewed November 30, 2018

Can't say enough great words about the food here. This was our second visit to Dar Essalam. I ordered Lamb Tagine,with olives, garlic and lemon, it was soooo tender, melted in your mouth goodness!! My husband ordered Cornish HenTagine with sweet onions and raisins.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank smkymtngrl
Reviewed November 5, 2018

The hummus plates are varied and nicely presented. Tea is delicately spiced and fragrant. We had a very tender lamb specialty dish that was big enough and tasty enough we had to take some home. Then we could hardly wait to have the leftovers, and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank fftravelers
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Service very fast and friendly. Very relaxing place to eat. The food was excellent... with we had more places like this in Willsonville so one doesn't need to drive into downtown.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Roxane L
Reviewed October 12, 2018

This is cute place to have Morocanna food. Situated close to Town center in Wilsonville, it is easily accessible. The bus stop is opposite to the restaurant. I would advise people to know about the Moroccan dishes before visiting as you might not be able...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Sunny D
Reviewed October 10, 2018

We where quite surprised about our dining experience here. A very authentic and ethnic experience that we will not forget. Being full time RV travelers we experience a lot of restaurants and this is one of our favorites. The food was absolutely delicious and the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank meg6922016
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Met up with extended family. Lots of fun entrees to choose from, wait staff didn't seem to mind our large group. Restaurant is larger than it appears from the street.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank simplelife_12
Reviewed October 2, 2018

After living in Wilsonville and seeing this place over and over we got in to try it. I was pleasantly surprised and really enjoyed the food and atmosphere. The staff were very friendly and most helpful considering it was a first time visit for us.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank glfunk
Reviewed September 16, 2018

It was our daughters birthday dinner and we drove up from outside of Salem to enjoy the meal. The place opened promptly at 5 pm for dinner, and while we were there waiting for it to open in the car, other cars began pulling up...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank A5685GBCARLS
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

We had the lamb kebabs and the kebab entry with a variety of meats. Both entrees were excellent. Setting was very intriguing, and staff, very friendly. We didn't have to wait in line.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Helen C
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

My family of 10 ate here because we had heard very good things about it and decided to give it a try. However, we quickly realized that the experience wouldn’t be as expected. We asked for water to be brought to our table three times...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank alyssanuno
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Response from LaurieB980 | Reviewed this property |
No. It is not a long wait, however, IF you go during the week! The weekend is another story!
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Response from David H | Reviewed this property |
The lunch menu is posted on the restaurant's website.
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December 19, 2015|
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They do not serve alcohol. You may be able to BYOB
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