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Cafe Arabe

184, rue Mouassine | Medina, Marrakech, Morocco
+212 5244-29728
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“breadsticks” (34 reviews)
“pasta” (144 reviews)
“tagine” (185 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Moroccan, Mediterranean, European, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
184, rue Mouassine | Medina, Marrakech, Morocco
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Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Seems like a real tourist trap from the outside but once inside, turns out it's actually very relaxed and pleasant. Great staff, a good Campari spritz, beautiful view and clean toilets (always a way to judge a place). Perhaps a bit pricey and when we...More

Thank SJBJohannesburg
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Very welcoming and friendly cafe, the staff especially. The roof terrace is worth a visit and had a good lunch menu.

Thank Charlie B
Reviewed 22 June 2018

A cool, sophisticated lounge atmosphere on the rooftop terrace, with a long drink and wine list and a nice (if Euro/American touristy) vibe. Long drink list and international menu, but one of our party had one her best Morrocan tagine meals here, as well. Drink...More

Thank NoVaWahoo
Reviewed 20 June 2018

This restaurant is on the outer edge of the Medina. We were a party of 6 and had reserved a table but on arriving the waiter led us to a nicer table with good views on the open terrace. Our food was good although somewhat...More

Thank lobodeneige
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

We visited Cafe Arabe for dinner we had not booked so had to wait a shirt time for a table. We were shown to the bar area to wait. The food was good wasn't anything amazing but we enjoyed our meal. The dessert was probably...More

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 19 June 2018

There are soo many great restaurants in Marrakech and this is not one of them. I went with a group and everyone was disappointed. The service was poor and the seats uncomfortable. Noisy. Just No.

Thank Aflikka
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Loved this place. Food and drinks (alcohol) were great and not very expensive. Lovely seats both on terrace and downstairs.

Thank Calum M
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

What can I say except that the restaurant it tucked away in the heart of the Souk making it a nightmare to find without internet signal as the locals will never point you in the right direction unless you have bought something from their stalls...More

Thank Lee C
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Easy to find (by Marrakesh standards). Relatively pricey but tasty cocktails. Service was slow for us but good atmosphere and would recommend.

Thank 418amylw
Reviewed 16 June 2018

Visited here after 5 years, glad to see it's still the lovely relaxing place that I remember. Food is good, and not too expensive, and it has a lovely atmosphere about the place. We like to just sit and chill with a cool drink, or...More

Thank Deb123072
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safia_xo
9 August 2018|
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Response from Zalaikha T | Reviewed this property |
*as opposed to re-opening after prayers
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Anna F
22 May 2018|
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Response from Anna F |
Thank you everyone. I can confirm Cafe Arabe does serve alcohol during Ramadan. Had a great meal as ever (been eating here for over 10 years) just never visited during Ramadan.
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Suki R
17 June 2017|
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Response from Flordelis D | Reviewed this property |
I was there during a dinner cocktails from 7pm to around 11:00pm, but didn't see any one smoking sisha. But the roof deck and the courtyard are definitely smoking areas. But I think if you will call in advance, you may... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$32
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 184, rue Mouassine | Medina, Marrakech, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Marrakech
  • Phone Number: +212 5244-29728
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