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Restaurant Salma

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Derb Hammam, Moulay Ismail no 2 | Ancienne Medina, Meknes, Morocco
+212 661-253502
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Delft, The Netherlands
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518 reviews
208 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Salma restaurant offers a few options with 3 course meals for 150-170 dirhams. If you are not very hungry, one of those options is enough for 2 people. We ordered soup, pegion pie and Moroccan pastry. Terrace on the roof floor has a nice view over Meknes. Of course, there is traditional mint tea for 10 dirham and not so... More 

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Athens, Greece
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505 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would recommend it for a coffee, not for food. Try the grilled chicken not the couscous or other typical plates. Usually they serve 3 course plates for 50 dirhams. No alcohol served, just a local wine.

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Thank Johnmir13
Lierde
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worst restaurant i've been in years. Very expensive menu. Food was not delicious. Fresh fruit was awfull.

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Thank Bart10
Los Angeles, California
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207 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

It's a bit pricey for an afternoon menu, but the food is excellent and the ambiance is what we needed - peaceful, quiet and clean. Recommended if you're in the medina of Meknes. The pastilla is excellent.

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Thank Lisa D
Hungerford, United Kingdom
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261 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Well set back looking across at the Medina . A good place to unwind after a spell in the souq and then avoiding the sandwishbars in the square just outside. Well looked-after on the terrace by staff who were coping manfully with the demands of large groups of tourists.

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Thank hunger4d
Salem, Oregon
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108 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We ate here with a small group of 15 and were seated upstairs in a nice, screened off room. Others we saw were eating at tables outside in the sunshine. The starters and bread were tasty, and service was fast and attentive - although the room was freezing and they could not get the heater working. The vegetable soup of... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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485 reviews
307 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

We had a group lunch here on a visit to Meknes. They served us a starter of lentils, beans, & eggplant. The bread was very fresh. The main course was tangine beef. It was the best meal we have had since we came to Morocco 4 days ago. They served fresh fruit for dessert. The service was very good. The... More 

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Diamond Bar, California
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366 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Food isn't bad, but the restaurant is set up for huge amounts of people (even though our tour was the only customers, save three locals). For lunch, it was okay, but the meal was hardly memorable. Waitstaff seemed harried, even though the place wasn't crowded.

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Thank Tenighir
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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43 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Took us to the terrace. Gave us a set menu at lunch time. We had to ask for the A la carte menu. The prices were about three times the normal prices. We walked out and were offered discounts on the way out. But we did not stay as we did not like being hustled.

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Thank munchcrunch
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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509 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 573 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

One of the biggest restaurants we’ve ever seen, clearly designed to handle masses of tour busses. If you can get a spot on the 3rd floor terrace there is a nice view of the city to be had. The food was very good and priced in line with other tourist restaurants we encountered.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Moroccan, Mediterranean
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Derb Hammam, Moulay Ismail no 2 | Ancienne Medina, Meknes, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Meknes-Tafilalet Region  >  Meknes
  • Phone Number: +212 661-253502

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?