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Restaurant El Bahja

Rue Bani Marine | between the Bank al Maghrib and the post office on the south side of Jemaa el Fna, Medina, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
+212 5244-40343
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“skewers” (7 reviews)
“bread” (10 reviews)
“tagine” (20 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00 Hours
Moroccan, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Rue Bani Marine | between the Bank al Maghrib and the post office on the south side of Jemaa el Fna, Medina, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Found it with TripAdvisor, we took the menu with tajine, salad, brochette and yogurt, plus tajine kefta with yogurt (homemade and delicious!), a big bottle of water...121 drhm. Our waiter was very kind and helpful.

Thank Franca_55_XX
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a traditional meal in a off the beaten track this is the place. The guys are very welcoming, and I recommend the grills 👍🏼

Thank AmilcarDCR
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Hamza was our server on a busy Sunday night. He made us feel so relaxed and welcome , we felt at home. Because everyone is so aggressive in Marrakesh , we returned for Hamza 2 more times. The lady Amina that works there , was...More

Thank Navigator289540
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Expected a little better after reading reviews. We all had mixed kebabs of chicken and beef. Beef was nice and well cooked but some of the chicken was very pink and undercooked so had to leave it to be safe. A very cheap meal though...More

Thank SE8B
Younes N, Caisse at Restaurant El Bahja, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2018

Thank you for your visit and your comments. Next time if you find something not very cooked you should ask the waiter to cooke it more. About the meat, I guarantee you that all is fresh and under control and surveillance and we don't accept...More

Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

The tagines, sausages, cuscus, omelettes, everything on the menu was good. At restaurant el bahja in Marrakesh, Morocco. Frequenting this place a few times I have always been greeted by the very polite and attentive member of the place, he moves with the grace of...More

Thank Adam C
Younes N, Caissier at Restaurant El Bahja, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

We are grateful for your opinion. You are always welcome and the restaurant el Bahja is more shining with your presence. Thanks to all our customers and visitors.

Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

After i tried a lot of restaurants in Marrakesh i can freely said all in all it is the best.Dont expect nice surroundings or fancy cutlery...You will get only good food,solid portions and You will not be tricked for extra money or charged extra for...More

Thank Nightflight982
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

This is a very basic looking restaurant a stroll away from the jemma el fna. I would have never discovered it if our tour guide would have no pointed it out as one of his personal favorites. The service is very friendly, prices are clear...More

Thank joeinsweden
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Able to have some variety and grilled food! Prices are wonderful! Locals eat here... the grilled chicken kabobs and mini hamburgers were great as well as starter salads!

Thank Laura H
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Good little find if you are wanting authentic Moroccan food where the locals eat too.. we all had a tagine - 3 veggie & 1 lamb and shared the small salads Bread & olives at arrival Good traditional flavours, great value & a cafe style...More

Thank IamBasketgirl
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

A Moroccan friend recommended this place to us. We visited it 4x in 8 days. It's a very simple restaurant and not that modern and renovated, but that's cool. The waiters are really cool and funny. The menu has a lot of dishes with meat...More

Thank Tobias H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$9
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Bani Marine | between the Bank al Maghrib and the post office on the south side of Jemaa el Fna, Medina, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Marrakech
  • Phone Number: +212 5244-40343
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