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Hotel Restaurant L'initiale

Bord de Mer, Oualidia 24252, Morocco
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good56%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
Jan 7, 2017
“Tasty seafood and slick service”
Nov 8, 2016
“Little gem”
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European
$$ - $$$
Bord de Mer, Oualidia 24252, Morocco
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Reviewed January 7, 2017

Having a seafood dinner is part of Oualidia experience and the restaurant here did not disappoint. The inside dining room is a bit cavernous with dated dusky pink decor, not quite what we are used to. During the course of the evening a few more...More

Thank Casa62
Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

We went there because it is ranked no 1 in Oualida and got quite disappointed - really boring/tasteless food and other guests were allowed to smoke inside:( The staff were however very kind.

Thank liv la cour b
Reviewed December 23, 2016 via mobile

Just had lunch with the family, I had sole, simply amazing and compared to an equally amazing sole I had 1 week prior in Scotts in Mayfair it was extremely good value for money. In Moroccan money, Scotts 800dhs, here 120dhs😎 Please visit this restaurant...More

1  Thank Christian R
Reviewed November 11, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in this hotel for 3 nights and enjoyed it a lot. The rooms were cosy and clean and more quiet than in many other houses we stayed. The food in the restaurant was really good and the prices fair. The staff was very...More

1  Thank Sebastian Z
Reviewed November 8, 2016 via mobile

Freshly cooked seafood. Staff were lovely. The cats are a bit of a pain, but in Morocco that is a recurring theme. Ask for the tea / coffee without sugar - it's far too sweet otherwise. Mussels were fresh, fish tagine was a good portion...More

Thank Bamboozla
Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

Today was actually our second visit here. Beautiful setting. Food and wine are good. Today we ordered baked oysters, modules et frites. And baked seafood. Yummy. But spring for the Volubilia or Medaillon wine. Perfect. Westerners will feel comfortable with friendly staff and cleanliness of...More

Thank Softsoutherner
Reviewed September 29, 2016

Created by a morrocan-born canadian who wanted to invest in is native village but was soon discouraged by some local practices, this restaurant (with some rooms) is now under french management. The food is decent (not gastronomic, but good), it is clean, the staff is...More

1  Thank Edouard T
Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

I have eaten many times at this resturant usually because this is a place to go for the day from el jadida an hour's drive along the beautiful coast line. The resturant is on the edge of the lagoon so the view on the terraces...More

1  Thank Bernie C
Reviewed June 20, 2016

We have to be faire, we are vegetarian and flexitarian who eat occasionally fish. But all looks good here and there are options for vegetarian. We only went for dessert and tea. Mint tea....we were surprised to be serve in a very normal pot and...More

Thank LifeCreativist
Reviewed June 18, 2016

Super friendly staff, great atmosphere, fast service and delicious food. We ordered the seashells platter to share as a starter and it was absolutely divine.

1  Thank CyRiL85
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bord de Mer, Oualidia 24252, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Doukkala-Abda Region  >  Oualidia
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