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Riad Kniza Restaurant

34 Derb L'Hotel | Bab Doukala Medina, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
+212 5243-76942
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb” (35 reviews)
“pastilla” (33 reviews)
“salad” (36 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
African, Moroccan, Middle Eastern, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
34 Derb L'Hotel | Bab Doukala Medina, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fatiha will welcome you with the best smile. It's one of the most beautiful riads in Marrakech (maybe the most). Authentic and delicious marocian food for a special experience you have to try! :)

Thank dimte
Reviewed 1 October 2018

The moment we walked into the Riad Kniza we loved the atmosphere. The beautiful entrance and surrounding rooms are so elegant. Beautiful detail from floor to ceiling, we were in aww just walking to the dining room. Dinner was excellent. We ordered the traditional morocann...More

Thank barbara e
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay at this place. It is very cool atmosphere and the staff is cool and decent as well. Food was nice.

Thank polea123
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

You arrive in the 18th century when you enter the restaurant hotel. The service is excellent and the environment is just incredible. Every as ok until we saw the menu. You have nome more than 4 choices that is basically the same plate but with...More

Thank Paulo F
Reviewed 23 June 2018

What a beautiful peaceful spot in the midst of the hectic bustle of the medina in Marrakech. We were graciously greeted and given a brief tour of the common areas at this lovely riad. We ended up in a lovely high ceilinged, white table clothed,...More

Thank ted s
Reviewed 2 June 2018

After reading the reviews I booked this place for a high end meal. Apart from another couple of guests who left just after we arrived we were the only diners in the restaurant all evening. Whilst the decor was quaint and traditional there was no...More

Thank jasmineSanFrancisco
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic and amazing place. In a little street of the Medina, in the heart of the city. An unexpected jewel behind a little door. A fairy tale is opened to you when entering into this Riad that offers high standard accommodation and a...More

1  Thank BCN-BRUX
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Riad Kniza is one of the nicest place in Marakech. Food is very delicious and you can also choose different wines from wine list. Dinner for us two with bottle of wine was apr. 115 eur. If you are travelling with car you can expect...More

Thank yanezich
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We had dinner at Riad Kniza. The dinner itself was not truly memorable, but it’s plentiful some of what we tasted was bland. The location is absolutely lovely, live music playing was soft and pleasant, the welcome ls warm, the service is very kind. It’s...More

Thank bedandy
Reviewed 29 March 2018

We ate here three times during our recent stay and were not disappointed on any occasion. From pastilla to Moroccan salads to various tagines, all was excellent. The wine list was good and included Moroccan wines. The restaurant was elegant with an informal, yet romantic,...More

Thank Stephen A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$28 - US$74
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Derb L'Hotel | Bab Doukala Medina, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Marrakech
  • Phone Number: +212 5243-76942
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  • This restaurant is at Riad Kniza
For food lovers and "fins gourmets", Riad Kniza, is the perfect place to enjoy an authentic gourmet Moroccan dinner and has been choice of the likes of Brad Pit, Tom Cruise, Bill Gates, David Rockefeller and many other celebrities visiting Marrakech. Riad Kniza caters for only 7 tables and advanced booking is recommended to secure your table.
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