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Marrakech Moroccan Restaurant

419 Ofarrell St, San Francisco, CA 94102-2009
+1 415-776-6717
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
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“lamb tagine” (8 reviews)
“baklava” (8 reviews)
“hummus” (10 reviews)
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Moroccan, Middle Eastern, African, Mediterranean, Halal
$$ - $$$
419 Ofarrell St, San Francisco, CA 94102-2009
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Making reservation and changing it was easy. Very accommodating staff. We were greeted upon arrival, promptly seated and offered a great deal for our mid size group. Kids had a lot of attention and all requests were handled very professionally. Very kind staff. Belly dancer...More

Thank zumba1996
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So I doubt you will find a place with such a unique atmosphere. The decor and music are thoroughly middle eastern. Now that isn’t for everyone, you might have the music especially too loud. But we weren’t bothered by it. We ordered the lamb tagine...More

Thank JoeKas83
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We made 7:00 reservations, didn't need them. We order the 5 course meal, chicken (they were out of lamb) & beef kebab and lamb kamama with honey sauce & onion. The lamb was fall off the bone tender. Both meals were superb, even the honey...More

Thank TCWatson
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

I was okay with most everything until the belly dance turned into vaudeville. The gold cane was not tasteful. The dance is hard and the dancer's skill was appreciated. Waving the cane around cheapened the experience. The food was interesting and the kitchen kept up...More

1  Thank Karla G
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

This is an amazing place! The staff are very welcoming and the food is flawless really. I had Hummus and a Lamb Tajine and they were both simply great and delicious. The complimentary Moroccan keeps coming all the time and their bread is so fresh...More

Thank Capultino
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We chose this restaurant due to its proximity to our hotel. We knew nothing about it. We were happliy surprised by its ambience upon walking in. The restaurant "tables" seemed to be culturally traditional, and we were treated to music and belly dancing. The food...More

1  Thank che_rianne13
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Ate here after the magic show downstairs (Jay Alexander-fabulous!) and enjoyed the lamb dishes which were very tender. Nice touch to have hand washing before meal and perfumed after...belly dancing was ok. Limited wine selection. Service by wait staff felt disjointed, inattentive as if we...More

Thank Toni J
Reviewed 18 March 2017

went here one year ago with wife, daughter and husband their two girls now 7 and 10. girls screaming all that time to return because of 1) unbelievable magic show next door and 2) belly dancing---which they loved. this year things were even better! food...More

Thank brucestoddard
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Located on Farrel, just off Union Square, I had been attracted by their menu displayed outside the restaurant. The place is decorated like a Morrocan restaurant, which you'd expect, and which made a great initial impression. Seating is on low Morrocan sofas, which seem comfortable...More

1  Thank alexander d
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Great place, nice staff. I went with my nephew at night for the belly dance show. I had great time we had Hookah.

Thank Sarahalogaili
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 1:00 PM
5:30 PM - 1:00 PM
5:30 PM - 1:00 PM
5:30 PM - 1:00 PM
5:30 PM - 1:00 PM
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 419 Ofarrell St, San Francisco, CA 94102-2009
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-776-6717
The Marrakech is an exotic Moroccan restaurant in San Francisco that has been highly acclaimed by the critics who have praised the fine cuisine, considerate service, and the authentic Moroccan atmosphere. Truly, the Marrakech is Moroccan dining without compromise. Marrakech further embellishes excellence with live music with world-class belly dancers throughout your dining experience. Marrakech has been a traditional visit for dignitaries, celebrities, and distinguished gourmands for over 30 years.The Marrakech is one of the first original Moroccan restaurants in California. The restaurant is furnished with cozy low couches and large decorative ornate pillows. The rooms are softened by tapestries coving the walls and ceilings. The decor creates an atmosphere of comfort and leisure. The meal is a 5 course feast servered with home baked bread. It is more than just a meal, it is a unique dining experience.Your full meal at Marrakech includes delicious Maghreb Salad, Harira (lentil soup), Bastilla (an amazing pastry-like dish, vegetarian or chicken), and your choice of exquisite Moroccan entrees, freshly brewed sweetened mint tea, and baklawa (Moroccan pastry). Your Moroccan meal is best eaten Moroccan style-using delicious, freshly baked bread as the ideal all purpose eating utensil. To enhance your meal, we offer a wide selection of imported and domestic wine and beer, as well as a full bar with a variety of specialty drinks.Dining at the Marrakech is truly a rich experience to be treasured for years to come!
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