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Marrakesh Moroccan Restaurant

1201 NW 21st Ave, Portland, OR 97209-1608
+1 503-248-9442
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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Moroccan, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1201 NW 21st Ave, Portland, OR 97209-1608
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you haven't been here then you are missing a 5 course meal that is sure to please even the most critical of foodies. Set in the classic NW neighborhood of Portland Marrakesh delights the visual senses as well as taste. The painted/carpeted walls are...More

Thank Bair3384
Reviewed 8 February 2018

We had a date night and pick Marrakesh! It's been over five years at least for the both of us since we last visited the restaurant. I, seriously, love when a long time place doesn't change under the pressure of weird society beliefs. Just so...More

1  Thank PacificBird26
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Moroccan styled casual dining with cozy ambiance. Food menu has several veg options. Low on staff as it took 30 mins for them to take our order, but food arrived in good time.

Thank KartikJain13q
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

We loved everything about this place. The decoration is amazing, we really feel we are in Morocco. The food is delicious, the server was very helpful. And the best thing was the price, really affordable. Can’t wait to go back.

Thank Crism07
Reviewed 2 January 2018

While I've eaten at other Mediterranean restaurants, I've never been to one where they serve 5 course dinners. The variety of flavors between the various courses was amazing, as was the service. I've never been anywhere that brought out warm water to wash your hands...More

Thank rickh57
Reviewed 22 October 2017

The minute you walk in you’re in a new world. It was our first time and that’s how it felt and we were pretty excited. I just wish that they could have explained the food a bit better since everything was new to us, the...More

Thank Jazzganggirl
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Its been a couple of years but always go to Marrakesh when in portland. Its not for every week but a great evening with a sig. other or friends. Moroccan restauarants are not always easy to find and this is one of the best. The...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

I love visiting this restaurant. The decor is amazing and makes me feel like I've stepped out of Portland and into a tent in Morocco. I love all of the little nuances. Sitting on a pillow around a low table, rinsing your hands tableside, eating...More

Thank WanderEat
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We've seen this restaurant before -- it's just across the street from Paley's Place but a world apart! We stumbled across it on Groupon but they haven't seen the last of us! The ambiance, 5 course dinner with all the ceremony around it is an...More

Thank DeHypnotist
Reviewed 28 August 2017

I visited Marrakesh with co-workers on the way to Lan Su Garden. The atmosphere was enchanting and the service top-notch. The experience was fascinating. I can't say if it was the best Moroccan food, as it was my first Moroccan food! You will be eating...More

Thank carole c
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Marit B
8 October 2017|
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Response from WanderEat | Reviewed this property |
Yes. My sister in law is gluten intolerant and they were very accommodating. She had lots of options and was happy with her dinner there.
23 July 2017|
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Response from Toni P | Reviewed this property |
I remember it being btw 7-8pm. Call the restaurant to confirm and for reservations.
3 June 2016|
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Response from SH2022 | Reviewed this property |
I think kids would like the atmosphere and food (they have good rice :) It's a family restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 30
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1201 NW 21st Ave, Portland, OR 97209-1608
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Northwest District
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest District
  • Phone Number: +1 503-248-9442
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