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Restaurant Ramsess

18 Rue Iben Roched, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
+212 5244-72139
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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African, Moroccan, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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18 Rue Iben Roched, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was soooo good, cooked fresh and the flavours were awesome. The decor is very authentic as is the live music, the host/owner is very proud of the food they offer their customers, rightly so. Definitely go here if you visit Essaouira.

Thank Claire H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worth a stop. We happened upon it and were tempted inside by the Moroccan look and food and live Moroccan music. We weren’t disappointed! The food was excellent. I had the chicken and vegetable tagine which was the best tagine I’d had. Friends had the...More

1  Thank StevoInLondon
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is awesome. Ran by local woman it has the best kitchen in town! Live music every night, traditional gnaua music and sometines international performers fill the room with amazing vibes! They serve alcohol as well!

Thank Sara S
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Restaurant Ramsess is a really great find, stumbled across it and the food really stands out. Cosy with eclectic traditional decor. The interior is French Moroccan style and intimate. Started of tomatoe and goats cheese was perfect followed by lamb couscous. This restaurant serves alcohol....More

Thank Darragh J
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

The food was delicious, lovely staff and beautiful setting. The live music was great. Fish of the day was delicious!

Thank Amelia J
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Beautiful homecooked Moroccan family recipes, excellent service by warm, enthusiastic helpful staff. Very talented live musician played local folk music. Allowed our group to stay after dinner to dance!

Thank grace0111
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Great authentic Moroccan cooking, friendly fun atmosphere, highly recommend a visit! Look forward to returning.

Thank Louiseoloughlin16
Reviewed 25 January 2018

The most difficult reviews to write are situations when the two of us view things completely differently...and this was one of those times. Our hostess and server gave us a menu explanation as well as a background on her family's business. The dining area was...More

1  Thank ilovechannel
Reviewed 24 January 2018

owner was not prepared for a full restaurant and so we all waited over 1.5 hours ....in the end i didn't get what i ordered for starter or main and what i did get was ok. Was a shame as my husbands fish dish was...More

1  Thank Claire M
Reviewed 19 January 2018

Absolutely delicious meal!! Great atmosphere, sweet local music, lovely decor, range of alcohol. The meal was authentic, fresh and fabulous. Loved all the antique pieces and brightly coloured cushions and curtains. The patronne was very helpful and courteous. Location very close to our hotel and...More

Thank susan d
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Rue Iben Roched, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Essaouira
  • Phone Number: +212 5244-72139
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