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“good food” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Cafe Arabe

Cafe Arabe
Ranked #55 of 788 Restaurants in Marrakech
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $8 - $32
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Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children, Scenic view, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Drinks, Brunch, Dinner, Late Night, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
London, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“good food”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 22, 2013

a charming courtyard setting plus a roof terrace.

good local food sensibly priced for Europeans but a little pricey by local standards.

Staff a little cold but worth a visit

  • Visited April 2013
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Malmo, Sweden
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101 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
“Nice place!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 21, 2013

This is a nice place just off the souks. We sat down in the restaurant, in the courtyard of the riad and it was cozy. Good morrocan/italian food. Generous portionsizes. Can recommend a visit. Although it's full of tourists we would go back.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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“Nice view from the terrace.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 20, 2013 via mobile

If you find it in the souks, visit it for coffee, lunch, dinner or a drink after sunset. Nice music and pleasant space. Morrokean style and architecture. We had a bottle of wine seating at the terrace! The staff need to improve. People makes the difference.

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Cowes, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Cafe Arabe”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 20, 2013

Not cheap but great food and location.
Lovely service, too.
You have to book but worth the effort.
Very comfortable and European but that's not a bad thing after 4 days in a Riad.

Visited April 2013
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Santa Rosa, California
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4 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“TOO Much Cigarette Smoke”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 19, 2013

food was just average. Cigarette smoke was over-whelming even though Marrakech has laws about not smoking in restaurants. Cafe Arabe does not enforce it. We were happy to leave.

Visited April 2013
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