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“A wonderful restaurant” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Bagatelle

Bagatelle
Ranked #47 of 760 Restaurants in Marrakech
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $12 - $20
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Restaurant details
Good for: Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Dining on a budget, Large groups, Romantic
Dining options: Late Night, Brunch, Dinner, Lunch, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“A wonderful restaurant”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013

We were taken there by buy our friends on holiday and had a wonderful time. The service was very polite & friendly. The food we chose was excellent. The atmosphere was great. You can imagine being in a french restaurant in the late Fifties.

  • Visited March 2013
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Our favourite restaurant in Marrakech”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013 via mobile

As we were visiting Marrakech in March the outside garden of Bagatelle was closed, so when we first approached the restaurant we weren't even sure if it was open let alone whether it would be any good! Behind the thick red curtain lay a lovely, traditional French Bistro - our fears melted away!!

The atmosphere was great, a lot of locals and families out for Saturday night dinner, and the food was amazing! Traditional French fair but beautifully cooked. We might have been feeling sentimental for Marrakech as it was our last night but we had such a great time at Bagatelle, everyone was so friendly, I can't recommend it highly enough. Make sure you book though!

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New York City, New York
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Very good French Bistro”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

Came here on the strength of the reviews and was not disappointed.

The confit of duck was seared on the outside so it was crispy but the meat was soft inside. It fell off the none easily. Best french fries in Morocco (not mushy- the usual in Morocco. IDK why). The pastilla was a crisp shell with powdered sugar, chicken with raisons, nuts and cinnamon inside. Liver was great, as was the tongue in cream sauce. Classic French desserts. All a welcome change from the ubiquitous tagines, although they offer it.

Alcoholic drinks in this Muslim country are usually disappointing. Not only do they pour them short, you cannot taste any alcohol. This is true all over Morocco, not just here.

Service was attentive and professional. The atmosphere is Paris bistro circa 1910. There is a large outdoor seating area but Feb. temps kept us inside with a cozy fire.

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London
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Fantastic Place”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2013

Great food, great service, lovely garden table on a hot day. Wanted to come back but had no time. Had the best escargots and oysters ever

Visited February 2013
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Oxford
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60 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
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“Great place and food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

Very impressed by our food and the price (£40 for 2 meals with wine). Great dining space too and easy to get to in the Nouvelle Ville.

Visited February 2013
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