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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 good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (15 reviews)
“prawns” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Moroccan, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups
€€ - €€€
Avenue du Caire | Complexe Commercial Bin Al Aswar, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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

Thank Elissa W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 Sunny/Virginia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 14 April 2018

We came to Sam's for a late lunch. The first impression is of an eclectic, nautical theme, straight from Cape Cod, with some Moroccian touches. We started with clear fish soup and a prawn cocktail. The soup was mildly spiced and very flavorful. The prawn...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Had a delightful meal here. Service from Akram was top class and the place had a lovely family feel. Some of the best calamari in Morocco

Thank cielyng
Reviewed 4 April 2018

We chose this restaurant because it said it had entrecote steak after too many days of couscous and tagines! To start with they said they had no entrecote but when we started to get up they suddenly decided to look for some. When it came...More

Thank Johncon13
Reviewed 2 April 2018

A bit chaotic on arrival but order taken quite quickly. Wrong food delivered initially but quickly corrected. Quality and amount of food extremely good (monkfish brochettes) and Crete brûlée were really good. Really good value and I would readily go again.

Thank BrianS046
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

As the review says... I had a fantastic massive prawn to start which was perfectly cooked and as sweet as you could get. For the main I ordered dorada, which I am sure was cooked well, but was left under the heat lamps for too...More

Thank Claire H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
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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