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Eyem Zemen

Via Porta Palermo, 91026 Mazara del Vallo, Sicily, Italy
+39 347 386 9921
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“halwa” (2 reviews)
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African, Moroccan, Seafood, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Tunisian, Vegan Options, Halal
Via Porta Palermo, 91026 Mazara del Vallo, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Following Lonely Planet advise, we went there for a seafood based lunch. I choose cous cous with fish and even if the overall taste was good (little bit spicy but still tasty), the amount of fish was pretty much non-existence (just a tiny and ridiculous...More

Thank Anna G
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Having seen largely positive reviews we went here on a Friday evening. We arrived as they were opening, and were one of the first of 5 tables to sit down and order. The place is nice, in a small little square, nicely decorated. Sadly the...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Down the little winding streets of the Arab quartiere in the kashba, you will find Eyem Zemen. It is a good place to try authentic Tunisian fish cous cous, for starters we had a mixed vegetarian platter served with hot special bread. The decor is...More

Thank Lasagna37
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Real tunisinian cous cous: Vegetarian, meat or fish and seafood. Very simple and small but food is very good. Spicy appetitizers, dehors tables, nice location in a small place inside the Mazara 's kasbah. Affordable price.

Thank Luisella P
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

We went to this restaurant, recommended by lonely planet, to eat something different then italian food. When we came, we got the last table outside on the terras. There were a lot of guests but only one servent. So most people had to wait more...More

Thank Tino M
Reviewed 5 June 2016

This restaurant is located in the old las kasbah section of the city. The main course consisted veggy and fish couscous. I didn't care for either but then again I'm not a couscous fan. However, the antipasta serving with eggplant, peppers, squash and chili dip...More

Thank Kevin L
Reviewed 5 June 2016

We took a tour of the Kasbah and then ate lunch here. Tables were outside under a tent. The food was a North African cuisine. The meal began with an egg roll, bread with dips and antipasto plate. We had eggplant, peppers, squash, beans and...More

Thank Judi L
Reviewed 25 May 2016

I had a very good meal here after visiting the kasbah in Mazara del Vallo - bread with very tasty vegetable dips, two kinds of couscous (vegetable and sea bass), beer, and halwa-sesame pastries for dessert. The service was good and the chef was kind...More

Thank Retirada
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Tucked into the winding streets of the Maraza's kasbah, Eyem Zemen offers tasty couscous and grilled vegetable dishes. Outdoor seating as well as a spacious dining room.

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

Really I was Fed up with the waiting to eat. I recommend if are not patient not going to this restaurant. On saturday we waited for about 2 hours to eat a cous cous. Davvero stancante attendere per mangiare. Suggerisco se non avete pazienza di...More

Thank maurizio a
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  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Cash Only
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Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Porta Palermo, 91026 Mazara del Vallo, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Trapani  >  Mazara del Vallo
  • Phone Number: +39 347 386 9921
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