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“Twice in 5 days!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Azar

Azar
Ranked #28 of 769 Restaurants in Marrakech
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $26 - $46
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Lugano, Switzerland
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Twice in 5 days!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

During my holiday with my family in Marrakesh we have been twice! The food is extremely tasty and fresh, the atmosphere is fancy and it's a nice break from the crowded medina. The first time we have been we just had the mezze's (lebanese starter) differents dishes light but soo tasty! Around 10.30pm two belly dancers do an exhibition, it's a nice break and something new.
Very good service!

  • Visited May 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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197 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 201 helpful votes
“Wow....”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2013 via mobile

We booked a table for 8pm on a Friday through our hotel having read the great reviews about Azar. This is an upmarket restaurant which you can see and feel as you approach it. Once inside it is quite dark but has a romantic atmosphere with the candles. The decor is amazing. There is a nice selection of cocktails. The food is amazing...yummy and great presentation. The falafel and haloumi rikakat are worth trying. We asked for our desserts to be served outside with shisha. The service was great and the staff were extremely professional. Highly recommend this place!

  • Visited May 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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London
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29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
“Zut alors!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013 via mobile

Definitely worth adding to your to-do list for Marrakech. Out of this world decor plus the best food we had in the city. combo deals of 9 mezze, 2 mains and desserts for 600dh for two. The chicken livers were very tasty as were the Rikalat pastries filled with halloumi. Chicken tagine with preserved lemons also highly recommended. Belly dancers come on at 10pm so i suggest reserving a table for 8.30-9.00. Good wine selection at reasonable prices.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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“Ehhh. Not bad... Don't know what the raves are about”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013 via mobile

Nice food but London prices.
Think the place is TA over-rated for people looking for a 'nice'/'romantic' experience.
The show (~10:15pm) is fun and absorbs some of the cost of the food/drink but still very expensive for what is a cheap town.
Go in the knowledge that you're getting a pricey, modern, chic Morrocan experience and am sure there there are other more local/genuine places just as good at half the price.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 1 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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Marrakech, Morocco
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Simply Sublime”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

We eat from here (usually by delivery) at least once a week and it is quite simply extraordinary. It is as good if not better than the best Lebanese restaurants in London or Paris and for subtlety of flavour and richness of taste - it beats pretty much everything else in Marrakech hands down. Love it

  • Visited April 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank Cyrus B
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