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El Morocco

2203 Morello Ave, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523-1850
+1 925-671-0132
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good6%
  • Average31%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“lentil soup” (3 reviews)
“lamb” (5 reviews)
“pastilla” (3 reviews)
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Moroccan, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
2203 Morello Ave, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523-1850
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Reviewed 5 December 2018

Went with a small group and had a great time. Celebrating a friends birthday. Enjoyed the meal and entertainment. The belly dancer included our group in teaching moves and entertaining the crowd as did others. A real fun time and experience!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Michael L
Reviewed 27 May 2018

El Morocco is a fun dinner experience. The walls and floors are covered in carpets, and amazingly they all look very clean. It must be fun to vacuum the walls! We had a group of 10 people and all chose the prix fixe meal -...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank YayaShare
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

This was better than I imagined. Way too much food, but you can't help yourself, you find yourself taking another bite, it is so delicious, all washed down with mint tes at the end. In between you can watch or even koin in with the...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank hyawatha
Reviewed 10 July 2017

El Morocco Restaurant features Moroccan food with touches of African and Middle Eastern elements. A group of 6 of us enjoyed a leisurely dinner - multi-course - with great belly dancing as entertainment. Plan that enjoying the different courses and dancing will take about 2...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank MaggieGMcGee
Reviewed 4 January 2017

The decor and ambiance are worth going. You are tranformed to a different time and culture. The insode of the restaurant is reminiscent of a yurt. The service is friendly and attentative. We had a prix fix dinner which was very good, until the entrees....More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank LDRN
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

We went early on a Sun eve. Atmosphere is better later with more people..7:30and later... We skipped soup and salad , since it contained bell peppers and tomatoes, we can't eat. We both had diff lamb dishes , which were fine. The appetizer, bastilla, is...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Ute R
Reviewed 13 October 2016

For my birthday our son and daughter-in-law took us to El Morocco for dinner. Great staff, food was delicious and we truly enjoyed ourselves. The owner found out it was my birthday and he went up on the stage announced it was my birthday and...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Alice H
Reviewed 14 September 2016

When we visit the east bay we try to plan a dinner at El Morocco. The décor is beautiful, the eating areas comfortable (but you will be on pillows), the entertainment is excellent, but the food is the big attraction. Several courses that are expertly...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Les J
Reviewed 9 September 2016

If you are looking for something different, this is the go to restaurant in central Contra Costa County! We had a wonderful time listening to live music with belly dancers while we sat on pillows and cushions and ate wonderful food. Lots of choices to...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We used a Groupon and took a party of six in for dinner one Friday night and it was actually quite fun! Don't expect to get out of there cheap but if you have the money and time to put into it the experience is...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank William L
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2203 Morello Ave, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523-1850
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pleasant Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 925-671-0132
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