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“Luxurious restaurant with a exotic feel” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Azar

Azar
Ranked #32 of 790 Restaurants in Marrakech
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $26 - $46
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
London, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
“Luxurious restaurant with a exotic feel”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2013

The restaurant was recommended by a friend, but we did not know what to expect. Even if we had, the reality would have so much better. The food was great, the waiting staff were attentive and fun, the sound system was superb and the belly dancers were amazing. Overall we had a really good time. It isn't cheap, but worth it.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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Thank Ken M
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“Good food and atmosphere but watch out for the bill”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 2, 2013

Good buzzy restaurant if you want Lebanese with entertainment but we left feeling angry after they tried to charge us for a cocktail that was supposed to be free as part of happy hour and for the wrong bottle of wine. We stood our ground but took 10 mins of them blaming us before the owner finally agreed to take these off the bill. Go there with eyes wide open.

  • Visited June 2013
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Thank gezza66
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gregory c c, Directeur général at Azar, responded to this review, June 4, 2013
Dear Customer,
We’re sorry for the impression you have had when you left our facility. My team and I work daily in order to satisfy all our clients and insure a good service at the Azar. When I read your comment, I am disappointed and admit that we failed our endeavors. Nevertheless, I would like to reiterate that we do not operate within the norms of overcharging customers at the Azar.
You are the first client to level such a remark. In fact, we have a Happy Hour plan, but since you are 2 persons, you normally order two glasses and we offer you the other two. You cannot order just one glass and ask to offer the second to your partner. This has been part of our business dealings; and we have explained it to you.
Concerning wine, the waitress has served you the bottle that you have checked during your meal. You could have immediately mentioned that this was not right the bottle you have ordered and we could have changed it on the spot. It was at the end of your meal and after finishing the bottle of wine and having the bill brought to you that you mentioned that you have been served the wrong bottle.
At the end, we offered you a cocktail and a bottle of wine; which is not bad for some people supposed to overcharge on their bills.

Best Regards,
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6 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Worth every dirham! ”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2013 via mobile

Fantastic evening in a stunning setting. Food was delicious and well presented. Cocktails were perfect - nicely topped up from a teapot at the table! We weren't planning to go somewhere quite so expensive, but it really was worth it!!

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Thank AnnaSmith123
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Lugano, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Twice in 5 days!”
5 of 5 bubbles 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 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank athy11
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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 202 helpful votes
“Wow....”
5 of 5 bubbles 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 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank j2bob
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