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Restaurant La Decouverte

8 Bis Rue Houmam El Fatouaki, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
+212 610-638399
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“camel meat” (7 reviews)
“orange mousse” (6 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Moroccan, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8 Bis Rue Houmam El Fatouaki, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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1 - 10 of 181 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Short and simple menu but really really good! Morroccan-french style. All was delicious. I recommend the "Morrocan speciality", the soup of the day "harira soup" and the "légumes gratinées" What the rest of the clients asked, looked like really good like tajine of sardines kefta...More

1  Thank Silvia V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stumbled on this little place on our last night here, after a few very ordinary meals in other places. The chef is French, with a Moroccan woman also in the kitchen. The menu is small but has daily specials. We found the food excellent...More

Thank mactemps
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We were expecting “excellent” because of the recommendation in our travel book. We found “very good”. It’s good food, although not the French delicacy we were expecting. Still: food is good, homemade and tasty, service is good, ambiance is nice (feels like having dinner at...More

Thank Anet C
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We ate here based on the trip advisor reviews. Overall the meal was disappointing, we shared salads and brouets to start, these were nice but to have order just one for yourself would have been too little and uninteresting. Those who had pasta for main...More

Thank hjg1963
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Moroccan Speciality is great set of spring-roll kind delicious food. Chicken tastes best! Fruit desert very good! Teas are tramendous! Thank you so much!

Thank Дмитрий Д
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Lovely little place with a small menu as all is freshly cooked there and then. Very polite staff and good service, worth a visit for sure.

Thank David M
Reviewed 7 September 2017

what a cute place it is! less of a restaurant, more of homy atmosphere and home-made food. very nice owners. we ordered extra portion of Morrocan soup as it was so good. Fish pastilla and sardine kofta were just fabulous. cosy, casual, perfect for lunch,...More

Thank czarymari
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We were recommended to, and thoroughly enjoyed, this restaurant when we visited Essaouira six years ago and simply had to find it again. Little has changed - thank heavens. The place is one small room including the kitchen, which is great as you can watch...More

Thank HoppitHall
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

This is a small and welcoming restaurant off one of the main evening thoroughfares. We enjoyed our camel tanjine with couscous and caramelised onions/raisins for main. Well priced. The entree of small pastilla of goats cheese was underwhelming. Worth a visit, albeit alittle pretentious on...More

Thank Marcus W
Reviewed 18 July 2017

This is a small restaurant with a traditional menu featuring couscous and tagine. Very nice owner and good service, good prices and tasy food.

Thank OregonMom123
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$13
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Bis Rue Houmam El Fatouaki, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Essaouira
  • Phone Number: +212 610-638399
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