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“Good vegetarian option”

Le Corail - Chez Tarik
Ranked #90 of 269 Restaurants in Essaouira
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations
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Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations
Reviewed July 23, 2013

We had dinner at Le Corail on our second attempt to find the vegetarian restaurant in this square. Its hidden away in a corner, but worth looking for. The food is fresh and freshly prepared, juices made to order, and the cozy, welcoming atmosphere was a nice break from the wind outside.
Mr. Tarik was attentive but not obtrusive, and is deservedly proud of his original pastilla recipes. Definitely recommended as a change from tajines and pizzas!

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Reviewed July 18, 2013

nice place, right music, good drinks, close to town center (ancient medina), nice people, really proper for an European average customer. pretty good for an evening with friends or a partner.

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Reviewed July 15, 2013

Super good food! Actually, we discovered his delicious pastilla because he works together with another small vegetarian restaurant on that square and we ordered one the night before. Not only was it to die for, it also looked delicious! We decided to go the pastilla place the night after that and thank god we did! It's a super small restaurant with a limited menu (always a good sign coz that means everything is fresh!!) and he's specialized in pastilla's. The owner is super friendly and we had a nice and interesting chat with him. He cooks just next to you so everything is super fresh! He even made an extra big pastilla for my super hungry boyfriend! :-D A real foodgasm! And it's so cheap! So you really have to go there! For sure!

Thank Isabelle L
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Reviewed June 22, 2013

This is a great hidden gem in one of the courtyards of the medina. Mr. Tarik makes all the food fresh, and is very accommodating for any dietary needs. It is a great place to come as a vegetarian (I recommend the pastilla - the best vegetarian pastilla I have had in morocco!), and it is especially great if you are in a group with other non-vegetarians because he is also famous for his seafood dishes. We loved eating here and getting to meet the owner and chef. Highly recommended!

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Thank Laura C
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Reviewed May 24, 2013

Le Corail is a small and quiet family restaurant in the heart of medina. Food is reasonably priced and all prepared with fresh ingredients. Mr. Tarik is extremely polite and clean and he will certainly do his best to feel you comfortable.
Definitely a don't miss restaurant if you pass by Essaouira!!

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Thank Claudio C
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