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“Poor meal/service”
Review of Out of Africa - CLOSED

Out of Africa
Price range: $20 - $80
Cuisines: Moroccan
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Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations
Neighborhood: Manly
Reviewed September 30, 2012

Arrived at 7pm ish on Sunday 30th Sept for a meal for my birthday, After looking for a member of staff to seat us, we had to wait approx 15/20 mins before being asked what drinks we would like, We brought our own wine, had to ask 3 times for a cooler, eventually it arrived, candle on table never lit, ordered meals, The chicken dish I had contained all of 3 bite size pieces of chicken in it! Lots of inedible hard pieces of lemon grass also present in dish Felt their was a distinct lack of communication and staff seemed to be at too low a level for what was required of them. Have thoroughly enjoyed this type of food around the globe. Thoroughly disappointed with this meal. Shame, as was looking forward to it

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Thank Elizabeth W
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Reviewed September 28, 2012

Welcome, service, explanations and food were just excellent.
We thought the head waiter was excellent for the business
The food was just stunning

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1  Thank Lynne L
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Reviewed July 28, 2012

Awesome place! Food is so tasty, that we will be back for sure! We had the owner join us the night we were there and it was great to learn about the history of the restaurant and share in his passion for Moroccan food. We purchased his cook book and have already tried out some of his recipes. Overall, a very enjoyable evening! Great food, fantastic service, awesome hospitality.........we will defintely be back for more!

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1  Thank Paul38-02
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Reviewed June 17, 2012

Who would have thought it? Moroccan food in Manly? It's a great restaurant with an outdoor dining area for the summer months. Service was excellent and special suggestions were spot on. We were deep in conversation so I can't say if the food came fast or slow but we had a great table and enjoyed discussing all the unusual stuff they have on display. It was fun to have something so different from the usual Thai / Pizza / Steak options in Manly and we both enjoyed our dinner.

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1  Thank muddyrider_mark
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Reviewed May 27, 2012

The food here is great. The owner is also great. The staff could do with improvement. The service on this night was slowwwwe.But my fav restaurant by far

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2  Thank Louiefly
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