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“The best Thai we had ever” 5 of 5 stars
Review of International Restaurant at Amanjena

International Restaurant at Amanjena
Ranked #347 of 769 Restaurants in Marrakech
Cuisines: Asian, Thai
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Restaurant details
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Madrid, Spain
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“The best Thai we had ever”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2012

Go for the thai food, it's very good and the service is goos too, love the moroccan wine

Visited June 2012
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Tarifa, Spain
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Excellent”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2012

Food is very good
Service is perfect
Staff very nice
Special thanks to Mr.Omar who looked after us

Visited April 2012
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1 Thank Anna B
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Los Angeles, California
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109 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
“Solid food. Stellar service and grounds.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2012

We came here for a poolside lunch and had a burger and the green curry. The staff is - as always - amazing and prompt. It is 20 minutes and 100 dirham cab outside Marrakech, but a fun excursion if you have the time. The property is huge, so be prepared to walk a bit from the entrance to the poolside terrace.

  • Visited January 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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Houston, TX
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283 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,937 helpful votes
“Gorgeous hotel, wonderful atmosphere”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2011

While in Marrakech, we had dinner one evening at the Amanjena which was located about 15 miles outside the city center in the desert. Everything about the Amanjena was exquisite but the honey toned decor was especially elegant.

When we arrived, we were ushered the golden-hued bar which had a roaring fire, cozy seating areas and a fellow dressed in a traditional outft played a Moroccan-style flute. Afterwards we had dinner in Amanjena's Moroccan-Mediterranean restaurant which resembled a palace with its graceful arches, marble columns and low slung seating areas.

Dinner began with a miniature smoked salmon roulade as an ameuse bouche. I had had the goat cheese salad as an appetizer and then the roasted chicken canelloni for my main course. Both dishes were good, but not great. As for my husband, he had an excellent dish of garlic broiled shrimp as a starter and then a very tasty lamb tagine with couscous afterwards. We did not order dessert but were offered a dish of complimentary Moroccan cookies.

On to practical matters, taxis to/from the center of Marrakech cost 150 dirhams each way and took about 15-20 minutes. We made dinner reservations in advance by emailing the Amanjena at the email address listed on their website. In addition to the restaurant where we ate, the Amanjena also had a restaurant which served Thai specialties.

Definitely give the Amanjena a try if you want an understatedly luxurious evening in Marrakech!

    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Chester
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68 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
“Thai Restaurant at Amanjena -Perfect”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2011

What a beautiful setting, dining to exquisite Thai food whilst watching MococcanTrio of Men playing beautiful traditional music...Very Romantic, lovely experience and not over priced!

Visited October 2011
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