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26 Rue Jbala, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
+212 673-591148
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“apple pie” (8 reviews)
“moussaka” (4 reviews)
“prunes” (6 reviews)
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Moroccan, Vegetarian Friendly
26 Rue Jbala, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With only five tables in this restaurant, it's definitely an intimate experience. Had the agneau (lamb chops) couscous, and it might have been the best couscous dish I've had during my stay in Essaouira. The briouates starters were great too, with a mix of cheese...More

Thank Jico B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beef tagine with figs and prunes! Very lovely, small Moroccan restaurant. Very friendly too and easy to find.

Thank Lee Clive B
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Miyame is a well kept secret. It's deep inside the medina, doesn't have a big flashy sign, there are no tables on the street. You have to look for it. Is it worth the hassle? Absolutely!!! The Moroccan food is exquisite, all recipes are cooked...More

Thank Laurent S
Reviewed 20 July 2017

It is a nice little cosy restaurant with very good food at a great price. We visited the place twice during our stay. We liked everything we ordered - aubergine starter, briouats, harira, tajine kefta, vegetable cous cous... I highly reccommend it.

Thank Zorana111
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Tiny restaurant. We could not find it so asked the way. It's well hidden! Great food, great value. 200 dirhams for 3 main courses , one starter and drinks . Friendly staff. Good vegetarian Moussaka.

Thank AlisonD275
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

This is one of those places you would have probably never found if not looked at tripadvisor. Small restaurant with low tables, very cheap food and it was awesome! We went back here twice in 5 days at is was such great value. Also they...More

Thank Melanie S
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

This place is nice and cozy with good food and service at a great price. I enjoyed my lemon chicken tajine with olive and aubergine sauce very much! I went there by myself and I love the cozy atmosphere a lot. Think it'll be a...More

Thank Scooterkat_HK
Reviewed 15 April 2017

What a wonderful find on our trip through the winding alleys of the Essaouira Medina! We were lucky enough to find it again the following day and eat lunch for a second time as well! We were the only customers late in the afternoon. Prior...More

Thank RyokoRyokoSan
Reviewed 24 February 2017

This place is very small but incredibly cozy! It is tucked away in the medina of Essaouira, but shouldn't be too hard to find. It is really nicely decorated insde and the waiter was friendly. The food was really nice; Moroccan tagines etc but not...More

Thank RasmusK1
Reviewed 16 February 2017

II was told to make a reservation at this restaurant, and boy, was I glad I did! What a gem of a find! Small but very comfortable, and very authentic as well. No problems with languages either, as our waiter knew all we asked about...More

Thank Nellie N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Rue Jbala, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Essaouira
  • Phone Number: +212 673-591148
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