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M'riste Jouhar

6 Rue Diouri, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pastilla” (8 reviews)
“couscous” (5 reviews)
“moroccan food” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
African, Moroccan, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
$$ - $$$
6 Rue Diouri, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

we went ate here twice during our vacation to Essaouira; the first time we ordered couscous royal for six people and got two giant bowls of couscous, it was delicious but too much and we could not finish it so the staf was so friendly...More

Thank virginiewylleman
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Great choice for dinner...comfortable typical Moroccan surroundings ( I just love the cushion seating/trad music vibe ) Food was Excellent I had the perhaps the best grilled calamari ever..so tender! Professional friendly service too. They are doing it just right here!!

Thank markiemark1958
Reviewed 12 January 2017

There is a huge choice of places to eat in Essaouira so it can be a bit daunting deciding where to go for dinner. After much wandering around we decided to dodge the stuff on the main thorough fares filled with fellow travelers and head...More

Thank Casa62
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

We visited this family restaurant with a group of 25 and had a great evening with some lovely Moroccan food. The host was very friendly and goes out of his way to make sure all his guests are comfortable.

Thank HelenavdVegt
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

As regular visitors to Essaouira we get a bit bored of the same old Moroccan food that many restaurants offer. After all there are so many good 'street restaurants' where a delicious meal can be had cheaply. However each time we go to Essaouira we...More

Thank aidlesultan
Reviewed 29 July 2016

We had dinner here on our last evening in Essaouira. The meal was excellent and the portions were generous. We especially enjoyed the time Imam took to visit with us and to share his great recipes!

Thank SitStay
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Typical Moroccan food -- tasty and not too expensive. I had Kefta which was lovely and spiced just right. Superb variety of dishes on the menu and the price is affordable too! The entertainment -- typical for Essaouria -- was a tad noisy -- but...More

Thank yachtswoman
Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

Can't fault my experience. Fish tagine was a welcome change to the tagines I had around Morocco in last week or so. Nice white fish fell off the few bones, apricots and almonds added the sweetness we've come to appreciate. Rounded out with a great...More

Thank Brisbanebrewster
Reviewed 27 December 2015

Service was good but we must have come when the regular cook was off duty. The meal was fine, it took a very long time, which would be ok if it was amazing, but unfortunately it was just above acceptable. The chicken tagine was tasty...More

Thank MostlyLondon
Reviewed 16 August 2015

As a family of three vegetarians it was great to find a traditional restaurant with a veggie menu. Friendly service with delicious food, would particularly recommend the vegetable pastille.

Thank Catwars
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Rue Diouri, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Essaouira
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