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Brasserie des Facultes

rue Didouche Mourad, Lower Town, Algiers, Algeria
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good43%
  • Average29%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“couscous” (2 reviews)
“great food” (2 reviews)
“fridays” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, French
$$ - $$$
rue Didouche Mourad, Lower Town, Algiers, Algeria
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the kind of brasserie you will find in an average French city. Instead it is in the Rue Didouche Mourad, right in the center of Algiers. I visited several times and especially enjoyed the couscous. Value for money! The restaurant is always open,...More

Thank Walter_Oostelbos
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

One great thing about this brasserie is that it's always open, also on Fridays and national holidays. The lightning could improve but the quality of the food made up for that. The served portions are gigantic yet tasteful. Alcohol is served.

Thank Linda D
Reviewed 11 August 2015

I thought it was a really good inexpensive option and it was very reasonable and so close to the GRAND POST . I loved the ambiance and the waiters were really friendly and accomondating

Thank kwoolr
Reviewed 20 March 2015 via mobile

Came here for dinner tonight and selected one of the fish which was then cooked to perfection and served with a range of vegetables. Wine is available at reasonable prices and the salads for starters are also good. Worth a visit.

Thank KGB777
Reviewed 11 May 2014

this feels like a normal restaurant with normal people in it. Prices are good by Algiers standards and being on Didouche Mourad, it is well placed for dropping in to, if not for finding a parking space. Likeable and quick on the food front. Not...More

Thank Chris F
Reviewed 9 May 2014

We were wandering around Algiers, terribly jet lagged, trying to find a place to have a nice lunch on a Friday. Hmmm.. Just as we were about to give up, we heard the clatter of a very busy restaurant. So we walked in and ordered...More

Thank Janev_Australia
Reviewed 21 July 2013

I had a number of evening meals at the Brasserie des Facultes during a week's business trip to Algiers. I was never disappointed with the high standard of the food, particularly the European dishes on the varied menu, or the service by very professional and...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 13 March 2013

We went to the ‘Fac’ a couple of times during a recent visit to Algiers. Toni1013's review immediately below seems entirely accurate: we too thought that it was a perfectly satisfactory place for an evening meal with a glass or two of wine. The brasserie...More

1  Thank HedjazTraveller2
Reviewed 3 September 2012

I've always walked past this place on my way somewhere else, and wondered what it was like. Walking in, the first thing that we saw were some slightly tired looking fish in a counter. A little off putting but I was already in the mood...More

Thank Toni1013
Reviewed 13 July 2012

nice place to get a feel for central Algiers ,near every major downtown landmarks ; food is adequate ,more like a steak house european style ;mostly business clientele ;you may have to wait for tables ;place serves alcohol

Thank KhalidTravel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue Didouche Mourad, Lower Town, Algiers, Algeria
  • Location: Africa  >  Algeria  >  Algiers Province  >  Algiers
  • Phone Number: 6440531
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