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Riad Kniza Restaurant

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34 Derb L'Hotel | Bab Doukala Medina, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
+212 5243-76942
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53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner at this restaurant. The riad itself is the most beautiful we visited and saw several top ones during our 10 day trip. The multiple courses will ensure you don't leave hungry, but save room to enjoy the main course and dessert! The flavours were outstanding and honestly one of the top meals in Marrakech. Truly... More 

Thank Mari R
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Went as a couple. Do not be out off by the journey there through some interesting streets. The door is opened to a calm oasis. We had the tasting menu at it was excellent. Service was good without being overly intrusive. Nice romantic atmosphere..

Thank Owen R
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We were recommended this place by the concierge of our Riad and by other guests who had been a couple of nights before - he walked us over there as it's a bit hard to find. Beautiful Riad - we were given a tour. I began to be a bit concerned about the cost when we saw all the celebrity... More 

Thank sparklesinscotland
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016

We were celebrating my husband's very 'big' birthday and having visited Kniza earlier in the week knew this was where we wanted to be on that evening. We were not disappointed! This isn't just a restaurant it's a dining experience. Fantastic food, service and ambience. A live band of two were non obtrusive but excellent background music. Their rendition of... More 

Thank Linda W
Quebec, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed 28 September 2016

the riad kniza in Marrakech give excellent food ... and also the owner was very nice and always give us many informations about marrakech.

Thank ruthemilly
Houston, Texas
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56 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

While staying at this amazing hotel, I had their set course dinner and loved it. Dining is in a traditional salon off one of the interior courtyards at this boutique property. Stunning tile work, art and decoration. Live traditional Moroccan music. And great food: starters, then 7 plates of delicious Moroccan vegetable salad mezze, then a wonderful cous cous, followed... More 

Thank CFR76
Belfast, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

A magnificent Moroccan styled-meal with chicken pastilla, assorted mezze, chicken, fish & lamb tagines and royal couscous, and crème pastilla to finish. The highlight was the lamb tagine but overall it was one of the best meals I've had in a long time

Thank Stephen L
Fort Myers, Florida
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27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We were served a tradtional lamb tagine prepared with local fruits and vegetables. It was so tender and juicy you could cut it with a fork. It was accompanied by a Moroccan salad which is comprised of 7 different cooked vegetables offered in 7 separate dishes. Each was prepared with various aromatic spices that just melted in your mouth. We... More 

Thank Debbie S
Santa Barbara, California
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36 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We had dinner here for one night of our stay. It was as good as any of the fine dining in Marrakech. Service was excellent. Food was excellent. Warning, you will not leave hungry. Also have the mint tea at the end of the meal. One of the best on my entire trip. Treated my daughter and myself like revered... More 

Thank chrisX1674PT
Chicago, Illinois
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We had lunch at this restaurant, upon recommendation of our riad staff. While it may be a bit difficult to locate without direction (we were escorted there), being off of one of the main roads added to the peacefulness of the riad / our dining experience. The setting itself was absolutely beautiful and exceptionally well-kept (the space is owned by... More 

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 28 - US$ 73
African, Moroccan, Middle Eastern, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
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
  • This restaurant is at Riad Kniza

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?