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Restaurant Zaytouna

16 Place Chrib Atay, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
+212 670-818191
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
31 Mar 2018
“Best couscous in Essaouira ”
2 Mar 2017
“Friendly restaurant, delicious tagines.”
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Moroccan, Mediterranean, African, Vegetarian Friendly
16 Place Chrib Atay, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Restaurant Zaytouna was recommended to us by a local friend and we loved the food, ambience and service. The couscous was the best we've ever eaten. Zaytouna also offers good value for money being moderately priced. The attention by the staff was perfect. Our favorite...More

Thank Euroquest
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This restaurant is off a quiet square with indoor and outdoor seating on a pleasant veranda. The owner is friendly, the place is very clean and there's a nice selection of a la carte or excellent value set menus. The beef tagine was so delicious...More

Thank RedhenUk
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Great hideaway spot. Must visit if you're in the town. Lovely place with tasty food. Thanks very much!

1  Thank Sophy G
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We spent three days in Essaouira and ate here twice! It's the perfect spot away from the busy crowds but still inside the markets. Both myself and my Moroccan family thought the food was beautifully prepared a delicious. Would recommend the sardines and fish tagine....More

Thank Sophy21
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

The place is so nice, quite and food very good. I eat a maroccan menu, everything was perfect. Is not good if you have few time. Stay relaxed and everything will be fine.

Thank Katia B
Reviewed 13 January 2016

Lovely little restaurant with a great staff.Very pleasant eating experience.Couscous and tangine melt in your mouth.Attentive and welcoming, easily understood our attempts to speak French

1  Thank Roger E
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

Husband had a prix fix lunch of tomato salad, cous cous with chicken, and crepe marocain for dessert. He enjoyed all three dishes. I had zaalouk (warm eggplant salad) as a starter and a fish tagine with tomato and olives for the main course. Lovely...More

Thank Erika S
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  • Address: 16 Place Chrib Atay, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Essaouira
  • Phone Number: +212 670-818191
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