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Restaurant Ramsess

18 Rue Iben Roched, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
+212 5244-72139
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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African, Moroccan, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
€€ - €€€
18 Rue Iben Roched, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Couldn't help but love it. Hosts were amazing and made us feel like a friend in their living room. Food was great, atmosphere was cosy, energetic and relaxing all at the same time. Quite simply, if you want the experience, experience it at this place.

1  Thank JeremyVanner
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have eaten here almost every day of my holiday so far. The food is from old family recipes and a wonderful family still run and work in the restaurant. The food is so delicious and fresh and live music is relaxing and traditional. The...More

1  Thank STARKalandrani
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Recommended by our Riad owner. We were the only customer but still have to wait for about 45mins to get our food. Ordered grilled fish of the day and fish couscous cost us 260 dirham (the most expensive meal in our trip) and weren’t tasty...More

Thank Ng S
Reviewed 2 May 2018

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 1 May 2018 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 7 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 26 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 19 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
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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