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Amal

Rue Allal Ben Ahmed et Rue Ibn Sina | Gueliz, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
+212 5244-46896
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tagine” (129 reviews)
“chicken” (60 reviews)
“prunes” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 15:30 Hours
CUISINES
African, Moroccan, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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Rue Allal Ben Ahmed et Rue Ibn Sina | Gueliz, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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1 - 10 of 896 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I are so glad to have attended the most interesting cooking session at Amal on the last day of our vacation in Marrakech in September 2018. We bring back the fondest memories of learning to make chicken and mutton tagines from our...More

Thank alkakurian
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We lunched here 8 of 9 days we spent in Marrakech, the food was that good - and I was with three Moroccans who all said the food was as good as their Mothers' cooking, which is high praise indeed. Every day the menu changes...More

Thank ssker
AmalNonprofit, Guest Relations Manager at Amal, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear, Thank you very much for your positive message and recommendations! It was a pleasure to have you for lunch and we would love to have you for a cooking class the next time you are here. Thank you for supporting us! Best regards, Warda...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Last week my cousin and I enjoyed a cooking class at the Amal center It’s an experience that I can highly recommend it! It supports a good cause and goes beyond the cooking. Learning how to cook a Tajine was still the main thing but...More

Thank Le Vonne B
AmalNonprofit, Guest Relations Manager at Amal, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Levonne, Thank you so much for the great review and recommendation! I am so happy to know you had a good time at the cooking class. You were a great addition to the group! It is always a pleasure for the chef Lalla Fatiha...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last week my girlfriend and I enjoyed a cooking class at the Amal center. It’s an experience that I can highly recommend it! It supports a good cause and goes beyond the cooking. Learning how to cook a Tajine was still the main thing and...More

Thank Philipp L
AmalNonprofit, Guest Relations Manager at Amal, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Philipp, Thank you very much for taking the time to write this elaborate review! we hope we were able to answer to all your questions. Now you are able to make a tajine yourself! :) Hope to see you soon again ;) Best regards,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service was very good and food well presented and tasty. This is a women’s trading center but you wouldn’t know it unless you were told. Very professional.

Thank Kathy B
AmalNonprofit, Guest Relations Manager at Amal, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Kathy, Thank you very much for your review! It was a pleasure having you in our restaurant and we are very happy you enjoyed your lunch. We hope to see you again! Regards, Warda Communication Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It took us ages to find the place and we, my husband and children, were looking forward to trying out the food here as it is a recommended restaurant in our guidebook and on TripAdvisor. We walked around what felt like forever and when we...More

Thank ray s
AmalNonprofit, Public Relations Manager at Amal, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Ray, Thank you for the review. I am sorry for the mishap, this is why we advice our guests to always make a prior reservation which in this case would have been followed by an automatic reply saying we are out for August and...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

For me it is a cooking school where people learn how to cook. The food was very bad and expensive; the price you pay there you can eat in a nicer restaurants. Iam wondering about the good reviews and the ranking on TA I do...More

1  Thank s0uf85
AmalNonprofit, Public Relations Manager at Amal, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for your review, We hope we can serve you better next time. Have a good day, Warda

Reviewed 15 August 2018

Best dinner we had in Marrakech, we had food lesson too which we really enjoyed. Amazing persons met there.

Thank donatientrip
AmalNonprofit, Public Relations Manager at Amal, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you so much for the good review! We highly appreciate your recommendation. Hope to see you soon again ;) Best regards, Warda

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Me and my friend ordered couscous with chicken. Mind you, the meat comes with the bone! For me it was delicious, but my friend wasn't that happy. I guess all have their own taste. I give 5, because everything was great!More

Thank Eliza B
AmalNonprofit, Public Relations Manager at Amal, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Eliza, Thank you so much for the good review! We are happy to know you enjoyed your lunch within our philanthropic restaurant. It will be great to have you for a cooking class next time in Marrakech! Can't wait to see you. Best wishes,...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch yesterday, but it was closed. So sad I missed it. I went to the first brunch at Gueliz.

Thank zux123
AmalNonprofit, Public Relations Manager at Amal, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you very much for the high rating! August is the only break our staff takes throughout the year. We are sorry you could not enjoy a good meal at our restaurant. We hope we can have you over soon, Best regards, Warda

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Yvonne G
30 July 2017|
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Response from AmalNonprofit | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your interest in our center! The Targa Center is located in the city of Marrakech. How to find us on google maps: You may copy and paste our geographic coordinates on Google Maps : 31.644687... More
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Juliana R
9 May 2017|
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Response from Boemien | Property representative |
Hello, Sorry for the late response. We are open for both cooking classes and Iftars during Ramadan. We do cooking classes in our Targa center. We serve Iftars at 19:00 in our Gueliz Center. Thank you for asking! H
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prash15
4 February 2017|
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Response from DKPxyz | Reviewed this property |
I went last April, and the cost was $20 per person and well worth it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7
Meals
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 15:30
Monday
08:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 15:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 15:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 15:30
Thursday
08:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 15:30
Friday
08:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 15:30
Saturday
08:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Allal Ben Ahmed et Rue Ibn Sina | Gueliz, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Marrakech
  • Phone Number: +212 5244-46896
  • E-mail
Description
The Amal Women's Training Center and Moroccan Restaurant is a non-profit association dedicated to empowering disadvantaged women via training in traditional and modern cuisine. The ultimate goal is personal transformation, skill set re-enforcement, and job placement for economic and social stability.
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