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Dar Tej

$$ - $$$
Mediterranean, Tunisian
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7 Avenue Habib Bourguiba Marsa Plage, Tunis 2079, Tunisia
+216 71 746 958
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Oslo, Norway
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168 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

Had a lovely seafood dinner here, I think it was the sea bream if I remember correctly. Service was good and prices likewise. Would go again.

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Thank Eivind S
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

There are restaurants in Marsa serving better food, the decoration is from the 70ies but: - Food is honest (good filets) - Prices are modest - Service is very friendly and super fast (the fasted I ever saw in Tunisia) - They serve alcohol - Not crowded, calm. Ideal for a good, relaxed lunch Really like the place

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1 Thank Michael U
Tunis, Tunisia
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69 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 231 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016

Very good location in "la Marsa plage" close to commercial center and the beach. There's International Menu and good Tunisian food! I recommend sea food and and Steak!

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4 Thank Taieb E
Berlin, Germany
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2015

I had dinner 2 nights ago with friends at this gem of a restaurant by the sea. The entree dips included Tunisian 'salade mashwi' (grilled veggies), and a good spicy Harrisa. We had steak which was wonderful- done as requested, tender (& mine with a good pepper sauce). I recommend the serious dark rich chocolate mousse for dessert. The staff... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2015

I love this place. I have been coming off and on over the last 9 years since I have been working in the Middle East. The wait staff is beyond friendly, the food is tasty, the wine list is simple, and it feels like your walking back in time. Its right on the corniche in the midst of the hustle... More 

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4 Thank jhackTravels
Lausanne, Switzerland
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69 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2015

This is a good place for a quiet meal. They have a reasonable wine choice and the food is good but not great. good and friendly service.

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Thank IFCS
La Marsa, Tunisia
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41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2015

I enjoy this restaurant specially for the service and for the meat. Their filets and entrecote are melting in your mouth. But I specially adore their "ossobuchi" in a rich tomato sauce when available. Last night it was a feast. As starter I had "Chevrette à l'ail" also very good. Will go back.

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1 Thank Aimone1
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2015

I stumbled across Dar Tej on one of my first trips to Tunis several years ago and have come back at least once on almost every trip since. The downstairs reminds me of a cafe in Paris, but that's the smoking area and it can be very smoky. I usually eat upstairs, which can be quite empty especially during the... More 

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Greenville, North Carolina
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51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2013

With a nice location on the Marsa Plage, you'd expect this place to be awesome. Well, it's not. It's not bad though, either. They have decent tasting Tunisian dishes at fairly high prices. The service is average - they speak English if you don't know Arabic or French, and they are nice, but it's nothing to write home about. Once... More 

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Thank bg0r
Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2013

My wife and I were so impressed with this place that we went back two nights later. I had the Ojja Merguez the 1st time and she had the filet. We washed it down with a bottle of Magon. The service was great and the food was even better. The bill came to about 75 dinar which is a steal... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Tunisian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Avenue Habib Bourguiba Marsa Plage, Tunis 2079, Tunisia
  • Location: Africa  >  Tunisia  >  Tunis Governorate  >  Tunis
  • Phone Number: +216 71 746 958

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