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La Mama

) #89 of 230 Restaurants in Essaouira ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Italian, Mediterranean, Pizza
Place Chrib Atay , 1oet. | El Khaima, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
+212 622-664228
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
20 May 2017
“Food, Music, People - everything perfect :)”
28 Nov 2016
“Great value for money!”
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Italian, Mediterranean, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Place Chrib Atay , 1oet. | El Khaima, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

If you like to spend an relaxing evening in Essaouira with delicious italian pizza (or other yummi things) and great live music from the band of the owner Amin Kamal, you are at the right place... My sister and me, we got there at our...More

1  Thank Jupri87
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Cozy restaurant with excellent food. 3 courses. Menu changes for what's fresh and perfect. Food made with love with fun loved and relaxed staff.

Thank Alisha F
Reviewed 18 August 2015

We fancied a change from Moroccan food and found this excellent Italian restaurant upstairs in the far right hand corner of the Place Chib Atay/ El Khaima square off Rue Laalouj, a great find worth searching out. The owner is Italian and produces superb pasta...More

Thank Denise E
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Sara is lovely and her homecooking is not to be compared with competitors..fresh lasagna,pasta,carbonara and all for amazing value..don't miss the lunch specials..

Thank John R
Reviewed 27 April 2015

a real italian restaurant. the lady owner is simply the best. i had a pasta with pinoli sooo gooddd!!! my gf eats gluten free and ha some spaghetti al ragù whose was very good as well. on the insalata caprese the mozzarella was not top...More

1  Thank MarcoMarcoMarc
Reviewed 9 January 2015

i m really happy to know this place,,,really good pizzas,,,delicious dessert,,,,incredible lazania i havent eat like before,,,tiramissu too,,,nice italien women,,,and i like how the place is clean

Thank Mouad r
Reviewed 29 December 2014

After eating Moroccan food day after day we wanted something different. La mama is an Italian restaurant. We had vegetarian lasagna and a pizza. Very underwhelming. The pizza (80 derham) was mostly bread. Very little topping. Not much flavor. The lasagna was a bit better,...More

Thank JohnEl_121
Reviewed 14 December 2014

my wife and i came here for the last meal of our holiday and what a find it was. we shared a pizza that was one of the best we have ever eaten and we have eaten a hell of alot of pizza and we...More

Thank aliceband1
Reviewed 26 October 2014

La Mama is a hidden gem in El Khaima Square, just tucked away off to the right and upstairs.Ivana and Sara are the master chefs who prepare pizza that only Trastevere in Rome can rival. Thursday is homemade gnocchi gorgonzola night and Saturday is lasagna...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 11 October 2014

At the recommendation of the owner of Villa Garance, we had dinner in this real Italian restaurant. It's easy to miss with its hidden location but the food is authentic Italian good! We were the only customers at that time so we were showered with...More

Thank MariaSSS2014
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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
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Reservations, Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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  • Address: Place Chrib Atay , 1oet. | El Khaima, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Essaouira
  • Phone Number: +212 622-664228
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