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El Minzah

3 Av Oqba Ibn Nafia, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
024 47 53 08
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good19%
  • Average17%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible10%
23 Dec 2016
“If music be the fish soup of love......”
4 Aug 2016
“Good restaurant”
Restaurant Hours
Moroccan, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
3 Av Oqba Ibn Nafia, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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Reviewed 23 December 2016

.........prepare for the sweet sounds of Adele, whose voice I could hear in the background! A very moreish fish soup and friendly service. There weren't many people there when I visited; perhaps they were put off by the prices which are a bit higher than...More

Thank jamescollenette
Reviewed 4 August 2016

The restaurant is charming and situated at the Medina entrance. The food is good, but the service is a bit slow.

Thank Ali H
Reviewed 30 July 2016

We walked in off the street, the restaurant was very quiet, but it should not have been. The service and the food were both exceptional, and the walls offer some amazing Moroccan and local art, all buyable at very good prices. I cannot even remember...More

Thank kim g
Reviewed 11 June 2016

We had a very enjoyable dinner at El Minzah. The food was excellent. We almost went back again but with so many great restaurants in Essaouira we went elsewhere. The staff was friendly but the service was slow. This wouldn't normally bother me but it...More

Thank Pruguy
Reviewed 26 May 2016

Generally we avoid restaurants in the hotel we are staying. During the week we stayed at the Minzah we had dinner in different renowned restaurants in Town. The last night we decided to have dinner at the the Minzah Moroccan Restaurant. We had a beautiful...More

Thank 396michel
Reviewed 21 March 2016

courteous service, excellent food (kitchen) at reasonable price, good Marrocon and international wines (drinks) .happy to have been there, always recomandable

Thank 1574ruediger
Reviewed 13 October 2015

A lovely Moroccon restaurant, lovely ambience and lots of character. We had an excellent dinner on our first visit, Tuna steak for me and Langoustine for my husband ; average prices for both good and wine. On our second visit we both had the langoustine...More

Thank Jeannieh22
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

It's a beautiful restaurant with friendly staff, but frankly the food wasn't good enough. The starter (Moroccan salad) had overcooked green eggs and the rest wasn't tasty. The fish dishes were expensive and had the exact same garnishee for both dishes. The fish was over...More

Thank Jinstarro
Reviewed 5 August 2015

A luxurous upmarket restaurant with a good location near the sea front. We had excellent service. The fish soup and cous cous were lovely - very generous portions, so if you are not that hungry, one between two might be enough! Slightly more expensive than...More

Thank Amy T
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

We luckily stumbled across this on a day trip from marrakesh to the seaside city of essaouira. The decor is amazing giving an upmarket morrocan ambience. Had fresh grilled fish with a very tasty rice, vegetables cooked perfectly in garlic butter and a bottle of...More

Thank lopifiasco
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Av Oqba Ibn Nafia, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Essaouira
  • Phone Number: 024 47 53 08
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