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place Jamaa fnaa | marrakech menara, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
+212 5243-91970
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Stanmore, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We ate here as the Rough Guide recommended it as offering a mix of Moroccan and Western dishes which would satisfy a family including 2 fussy teenagers and a wife who will not eat at a street market stall as they do not have running water. The decor is very basic and my sons turned up their noses at it... More 

Thank Neil D
brighton, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Came here as we thought it would be a lovely evening overlooking the square and all the hustle and bustle whilst enjoying a good meal. WRONG! Waited quite a while to get served by a sullen waiter. Ordered the same, chicken tagine. My husband's contained some chicken, mind on the other hand was mostly bone. Very disappointed.

Thank Suzanne V
Valencia, Spain
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101 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

We wanted a quick bite for lunch and were too tired to look for restaurants. Stopped here, big mistake. I had what they called a pizza, it was so bad that I lack the accurate words to describe it. My girlfriend made the mistake of ordering a milk shake -- two days later she is still recovering from it. Do... More 

Thank humberto77
Cheshire UK
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

We visited here initially for a lunch but returned most days of our visit for the Ice cream - probably the best on the edge of Jemal el Fna I'd particularly rate the café liegois - the best I've had outside of France.

Thank AlexCheshireUK
Brighton, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Nice views over the jamaa el fna square but the food wasn't good. My husband and I both ordered a chicken tagine. We were literally given half a chicken each with some bread. My husband had some meat on his but mine was mainly bone. There were no vegetables and no cous cous. We ended up eating again elsewhere. Service... More 

Thank Suzanne V
Christchurch, United Kingdom
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239 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

The five of us ate twice at Les Premices during our stay. Service was good/laid-back - which we welcomed - and the coffees, fruit juices, tajines, omelettes, kebabs, etc, were great also. A main course with a drink was typically £4 - £5. We wanted to watch the vibrant life of the Square as we relaxed and dined, so we... More 

Thank Johnfrisbee
Saffron Walden, United Kingdom
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347 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 187 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

We ate here once and had a reasonable meal. The prices were fair but the service was a little brusque. During the daytime, the views of the square are good but early evening it becomes rather cool without the rays from the setting sun.

Thank AndyMcGonegal
Darlington, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

Ate here when we had had our fill of moroccan food! Big pizza for me, spag bol for rt. Cannot fault quality for the price. Great service in a great location. You will pay more for other restaurants on the square.

Thank ktrtontour
Luton, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016

On the South Side of Place Jamaa El Fna, probably the most famous square in the world! Wonderful local food for extremely reasonable prices! Tagines are too die for! and such a variety! Soft drinks only! But you won't leave hungry! Service a little slow but only due to the enormity of service they have and everything is obviously cooked... More 

Thank Ann H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

Restaurant is in a great tourist location overlooking the busy square. However the service was awful, we waited half an hour for two bowls of soup, then another half hour for some cous cous and a tagine. The soup was luke warm, and the mains very bland. The service was even worse and we were actively ignored. Couldn't agree more... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$14
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Groups, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: place Jamaa fnaa | marrakech menara, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Marrakech
  • Phone Number: +212 5243-91970

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?