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L'Amandier Palais Faraj

#4 of 190 Restaurants in Fes
Certificate of Excellence
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Palais Faraj, Bab Ziat | Medina de Fes, Fes 30000, Morocco
+212 5356-35356
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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant is located one the top floor of the palais and has an amazing view on the medina . We ordered a selection of Fassi starters 20 min later ,our table was full lof salads ,mini pastillas we thought all table will niver be big enough to accommodate all the smaill plates ! Delicious starters though which gives you... More 

1 Thank Akiyuss
Manchester, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I were not staying at this hotel but had been recommended here for lunch and had been so impressed we booked for dinner on the same day. Arrived at the restaurant bar early for pre-dinner cocktails right in the middle of the Morroco v Egypt football game. However, we were welcomed into a lively atmosphere, found seats... More 

1 Thank Ian L
Vienna, Virginia
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate at L'Amandier after a very long day trip to Chefchaouen. We were slightly concerned our clothes would not be up to par for the restaurant, as we had come straight there from our tour, but no one blinked an eye. The view from the restaurant and the hotel grounds are beautiful, especially at night. The food is fine... More 

1 Thank Tiffany P
santa monica , ca
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24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Great view . My beef Rossini turned out very nice, but alas, my friend's beef was sent back twice, due to being overcooked. The waiter was was quite apologetic but really offered nothing in return Meanwhile, my friend did run into the mgr. who was mortified. All turned it well

1 Thank noswitt
palaisfaraj, Responsable commercial at L'Amandier Palais Faraj, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for sharing your experience on Trip advisor. We are very sorry for the inconvenience you had with the overcooked beef, that's the reason our manager didn't charge it and offered the desert, we hope this gesture will leave a better taste of your experience in our restaurant and hope to welcome you another time in the... More 

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30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

A lovely restaurant just outside the Medina. Great as you can get there by car and there is an elevator to the top floor for those with mobility issues. We had a nice meal in the Moroccan restaurant which is one of the two in the hotel. The service was 5 star. I had the chicken with pumpkin jam. The... More 

1 Thank MapleChick
Sarasota, Florida
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Palais Faraj three nights and ate dinner at the restaurant twice. The staff was marvelous- concerned about special diet needs and very helpful for me as a Vegan. The restaurant has it's own organic vegetable and fruit supply! The food was amazing. One of us had the appetizer of 10 market salads which was delicious -... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

A warm welcome from restaurant manager Said to a comfortable table with beautiful views. An enjoyable dinner of Moroccan specialities with excellent local wine served by Annass and his colleagues. This is a stylish address for fine dining in Fes.

2 Thank spgw10
Brea, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Not sure which we loved more, the food or the staff!!! The staff were perfectly attentive (not sure about my grammer:0)).

1 Thank P H
Paradise Valley, Arizona
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105 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

Our first night in Morocco, we decided to eat the Hotel's restaurant and were seriously impressed with the food. Coming into Morocco, we were concerned with the vegetarian options for us. We were extremely impressed with all the choices offered The choice of salads is absolutely great - 7 or 8 types of different salads with bread. We had to... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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108 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

It is worth eating in this restaurant to visit the Palais Faraj and also enjoy the stunning views from this roof-top restaurant. They have both a local menu and an international menu. I tried some local dishes and they were ok, but nothing special.

1 Thank Javitxus

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 27 - USD 42
Moroccan, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Palais Faraj, Bab Ziat | Medina de Fes, Fes 30000, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Fes-Boulemane Region  >  Fes
  • Phone Number: +212 5356-35356

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?