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M'riste Jouhar

6 Rue Diouri, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pastilla” (9 reviews)
“couscous” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Moroccan, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, African, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
$$ - $$$
6 Rue Diouri, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

We always have a delicious meal here, in comfortable and beautiful surroundings; the owners are very friendly and welcoming. One of our favourite restaurants in Essaouira.

Thank Stella G
Reviewed 11 January 2018

This is one of my favorite restaurants in Essaouira; it's a really friendly family-run business; we always get a warm welcome like old friends every time we go back here, even though they must see so many tourists. The food is traditional but with little...More

Thank Seahorse0804
Reviewed 29 October 2017

After a couple of not too spectacular meals we were lucky enough to stumble across this place one evening. The staff were really friendly and the food was great and very reasonably priced. I had the best tagine I've ever tasted. The flavour of it...More

Thank johnsavage666
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 HornetofHorsforth
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, 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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