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El Morocco

2203 Morello Ave, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523-1850
+1 925-671-0132
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good0%
  • Average36%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
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“couscous” (2 reviews)
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Middle Eastern, Moroccan, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
2203 Morello Ave, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523-1850
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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

Thank LDRN
Reviewed 8 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

Thank Ute R
Reviewed 14 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

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

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

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

Thank William L
Reviewed 14 February 2016

Visited this restaurant on a fri night when "Belly Dancing " is performed. Was surprised to find this restaurant in a small strip mall. Entering the restaurant is a small reception and bar seating maybe 4-5 people. The main dining room is a replica of...More

Thank James V
Reviewed 4 February 2016

I discovered this place off a GroupOn.. trying to discover a Moroccan restaurant for my go-to cravings. Most is what I expected, but this venue is HUGE.. if you have had a previous Moroccan restaurant experience and it has been fairly intimate and personal, this...More

Thank KokoPowder
Reviewed 20 January 2016

ok,, a place like Caravan,, tent for ceiling, Lamb ok,,i went with a friend,, and his wife, my portion was $45 ,

Thank Gene G
Reviewed 22 August 2015

Over the years I have visited this restaurant three times. I think it was better in the past, though it is still fun to eat here. They claim that you can purchase a la carte but provide only a complete meal menu. Truthfully, it's the...More

Thank Randall B
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
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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