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Tissa's Le Souk du Maroc - CLOSED

2 Pennywise Ln, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2221
+1 860-395-1781
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
5 Feb 2016
“A true gem”
24 Jan 2016
“Yummy eclectic homemade food!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Moroccan, Mediterranean, Fusion, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2 Pennywise Ln, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2221
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Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

This is a gourmands stop. Go hungry. Ask for what is currently cooking and get that. The owners put quality food first. Each trip I've had something different and all of it has been delicious!

Thank climberchica
Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

Not sure what we were eating, but it was delicious! Thai, we think? Went back for more. Thank goodness we didn't have to keep eating at the Saybrook inn!

Thank LorenLynn
Reviewed 18 November 2015 via mobile

If you are looking for something different in the Saybrook area this is the right one. When I visit this place I feel like I'm home, I just chat with the staff and enjoy the food in the same time . It's not just a...More

1  Thank Yassine A
Reviewed 10 October 2015

We were really disappointed that this cafe no longer serves lunch and dinner. (I am a huge fan of Moroccan fare and it's been a long time since I've enjoyed it.) But we decided to check out the shop one afternoon and were delighted to...More

Thank AnneMarie B
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

We happened on this place, had a wonderful dinner there. Went back for ice cream. The owner is delightful, the place is so friendly. It is a little gem that you would never expect. We love Moroccan food and it was amazing to find it...More

Thank Louise N
Reviewed 5 August 2015

We often go to Tissa's for their excellent locally-made ice cream (do try the Rocky Moroccan) and for their absolutely terrific baklava (walnut or pistachio filled). Recently my wife had roasted lamb on a salad base and I had an Andalusian Burger with goat cheese...More

1  Thank JBBannister
Reviewed 30 July 2015

I've had several selections from the lunch menu and everything, without fail is fabulous! I always save half of my meal for take home to save room for the fresh and delicious ice cream! Stop in for lunch, dinner or just for a ice cream...More

Thank trippinginCT
Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

They prepared a lunch for our 15 person cycling group of salads and sandwiches, between us we had abound half of the sandwiches on the menu, and every one of them was delicious. They made a beer and goat cheese salad that was fabulous, and...More

Thank Pat B
Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

What a find! I've lived on the shoreline for nearly 30 years and never knew Tissa's existed. The owner told me they've been in business for 11 years. We're sure glad we found this unique restaurant. As others have mentioned, it doesn't look like a...More

Thank MM8803
Reviewed 14 June 2015 via mobile

Hubby and I stopped for ice cream Friday evening. It was creamy and delicious. Some very exotic flavors that were very tasty. Saturday afternoon we wanted a quick lunch to go. This was just the place! The wrap I had was the most delicious thing...More

Thank TarheelWanderersDK
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$7 - US$28
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Open Hours
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 AM
12:00 PM - 8:00 AM
12:00 PM - 8:00 AM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Pennywise Ln, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2221
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Old Saybrook
  • Phone Number: +1 860-395-1781
  • E-mail
Kate's fine confections specializes in handmade fine chocolates, candy, baklava and pasties, tea, coffee, artisan hot chocolates, and imported and old fashion candy. On scheduled eveingins by reservation only we host prefixed Moroccan dinner nights known as "Dining at Tissa's". We also offer prepared Moroccan Meals to go to take home and enjoy.
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