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“relaxing and eating”
Review of Cafe Mama Afrika

Cafe Mama Afrika
Ranked #2 of 10 Coffee & Tea in Marrakech
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: African
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Description: May be spelled Africa not Afrika. They have a Facebook page and multiple Google entries. Fusion African food in a lively, trendy cafe in the new town. Popular with "cool" locals and tourists. Young hip staff and very good value meals and fruit cocktails.
Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Level 3 Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“relaxing and eating”
Reviewed September 29, 2013

After visiting the 'jemaa el fna'.... this is the place to have a nice relaxing diner!!! After the couscous and Tajine a good deal to eat a great Jamaican meal...
Just a little walk from the Jeema... but definitely wort visiting this place... We loved it

  • Visited September 2013
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Melbourne, Australia
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18 reviews
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“A great change from touristy targine and cous cous!”
Reviewed September 22, 2013

Outside of the Medina, however it's well worth the 30 dirham cab ride. Excellent food, unexpected Asian flavours and great drinks. The reggae fish and mama cocktail were great! Mains were priced around 50 dirham. We also loved the reggae music.

Whilst there's a strong expat crowd, Mama Afrika is not your standard tourist restaurant. When in the cab, ask to be dropped off behind Hotel Marrakech.

  • Visited September 2013
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2 reviews
“Very good”
Reviewed September 22, 2013 via mobile

Good vibes, good service, excellent music, friendly staff and unique food. The food here is nondescript. They have gone for varied styles, presentation and superb flavors. We ended up coming back here night after night. The price and quality make this a highly recommended choice.

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Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Surprise find”
Reviewed September 4, 2013 via mobile

We accidently came across this place while wandering around looking for something a bit different in Marrakech and this was a great find! Delicious, incredible food and compared with other restaurants in the area it was fantastic value for money. The staff were friendly and helpful and very welcoming. Nice and cool inside with a very cool atmosphere.

Visited September 2013
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London, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Loved it!”
Reviewed September 3, 2013

Great atmosphere very chilled and you could almost forget your in busy Marrakech at times No leering staff everyone is very friendly and menu is a great mix of home cooked foods and hearty portions at very good prices. Could have stayed there all day just chilling out with a fresh smoothie.

Visited August 2013
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