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Sam's Restaurant

Avenue du Caire | Complexe Commercial Bin Al Aswar, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
+212 661-097971
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (55 reviews)
“prawns” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Moroccan, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Avenue du Caire | Complexe Commercial Bin Al Aswar, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

I come from Malta, an island with hundreds of seafood restaurants, and I travelled a lot around Europe and Asia but fish delucacies i've tasted here like no where else. We left so full but full to Maltese style as we are known to eat...More

Thank andreg836
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Food was excellent & service very good. Plenty of fish to eat and very easy to get to just by gates to the Medina.

Thank _jacbutton
Reviewed 24 September 2018

The restaurant service was very friendly and helpful. There were not many people in the restaurant at the time of our visit. the service was quick but I did not feel that the fish or seafood was that fresh. The meal was ok for the...More

Thank julieed
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

We almost disregarded this restaurant as it is hidden on the right cide vefore entering the Medina temporary (usually they are at the port). First of all I can not understand the amount of stars on tripadvisor. I definitely think it deserves at least 4...More

Thank Pascale S
Reviewed 24 June 2018

I had a delicious meal at Chez Sam. We ordered two whole fish between three of us and the waiter de-boned it for us and served it perfectly. It was so tasty! The staff were very attentive, in particular the sommelier, Akram, who had a...More

1  Thank Effras
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Last night a friend and I dined at Sams and I have to say that while the menu was enticing the food was disappointing. My friend ordered the spaghetti with shrimp - which she didn’t eat and described as dry and tasteless. I ordered the...More

1  Thank Elissa W
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Such a great place! Service excellent, food very good —definitely would recommend. Made a big mistake by going to another restaurant (Le Chalet de la Plage 😞) our final night and not returning to Sams. Doesn’t look like much from the outside but inside very...More

Thank Paradise803491
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Very nice staff, great location, good food! The waiter was really nice and friendly, explained us the menu and made good connection with guests

Thank Eva L
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

We visited Sam’s on a beautiful sunny day. It is located either in or next to the Jewish quarter.we sat outside. The only downside to that is the stray cats, some looking dreadful that roam around. I had fried calamari whilst my wife hadJohn Dory....More

Thank b11lrs
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Excellent seafood soup and monk fish brochettes.... Akram is a lovely waiter, he has lots of jokes! Enjoyed the rose wine too.

Thank Pate-in-Surrey
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue du Caire | Complexe Commercial Bin Al Aswar, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Essaouira
  • Phone Number: +212 661-097971
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