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Shop 1 81 Parriwi Rd | As Above, Mosman, New South Wales 2088, Australia
+61 2 9969 8000
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (50 reviews)
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Moroccan, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Shop 1 81 Parriwi Rd | As Above, Mosman, New South Wales 2088, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I heard so much about this place from my friends, but I was so disappointed bad quality products , I have been Working as a chef for 34 years & I can tell if the product is frozen or not, my friends have been there...More

4  Thank 3arafa
Reviewed 1 week ago

From being greeted 'Welcome Home' and orange blossom water poured into our hands by a French-speaking Moroccan on arrival, the meal was an experience. Tea was infused at the table with a theatrical display of pouring three times enabling the mint scents to enter the...More

Thank mel_gunnamatta
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love this restaurant, so authentic and only 10 minutes from home. A great choice to celebrate our daughter's birthday. Always made to feel like the honoured guest and although OTT this is what we love about it. So Moroccan. Food was delicious, especially haloumi...More

Thank KDS46
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You will first notice the energetic welcome from your hosts "Welcome home!" they say, inviting you into their cosy restaurant overlooking the marina. The warm hospitality flows into the conversation, and extends into being asked to cup your hands as your host pours fragranced oil...More

Thank C-Melbourne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this restaurant and felt so welcomed by the owner and staff. The food was delicious and experience was one we would definitely like to have again! We'll be back!!

Thank Kira W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always enjoy visiting this restaurant again and again. Omar and his staff always makes everyone feel so welcome and part of the family. Had the birthday dinner here and all the staff made that dinner vey special. Excellent food and good value for money. Some...More

Thank rambo17
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

We’ve had lunch at this lovely positioned restaurant with a group of friends. Food was delicious, great ambiance, well mannered wait staff however every time someone was leaving the table to wash their hands, extend the car park or ... they were asked by a...More

2  Thank sarah T
Omar M, Manager at Afous, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

Dear Valued Guest, first it was a pleasure hosting your gathering at our home the perfume of life ~Afous~, also we are delighted to hear that you and all your guests enjoyed our food. I guess you can say our home is bit different then...More

Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

We were made very welcome in this busy and bustling Moroccan / Spanish tapas restaurant situated on The Spit. Great view at sunset up Middle Harbour. Wide range of entrees - we chose Calamari Fritos, Moorish Sardines and Haloumi followed by mains Sweet Lamb and...More

Thank Graham L
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Once again absolutely brilliant. Great service, food and ambience. We started with tapas and then all had mains. The calamari was soft,tasty and melted in your mouth!

Thank fiona9596
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Overall a great experience. They make every effort to make you feel welcome. The food is fantastic and flavoursome and obviously made with love. We had some of the tapas dishes and a paella and everything was perfect. We will be back.

Thank Collin D
With a variety of outdoor attractions, the
sophisticated harbour suburb of Mosman has something
for everyone. Shoppers can stroll Military Road for
its unique offering of antiques, designer labels, and
hip restaurants and cafes. Nature lovers can take in
spectacular bushwalks like the Taronga to Balmoral
walk, while families can enjoy snorkeling in the
sheltered beaches of Balmoral Beach or scuba diving at
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maryanne o
12 December 2017|
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Response from Omar M | Property representative |
Dear Maryanne, first thank you for taking interest in our home the perfume of life ~Afous~, in regard to your query please you be more specific. in other hand its part of my tradition when you visit someones home they give... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 27 - USD 35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 1 81 Parriwi Rd | As Above, Mosman, New South Wales 2088, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Mosman>  > Mosman
  • Neighbourhood: Mosman
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9969 8000
  • E-mail
The perfume of life ~Afous~ ۞Taste…..…the flavours of two lands ۞Touch…….the palms of two hands ۞Hear………their music, the food of love that sings ۞Smell……..the perfume of life, from the sun and the rain ۞Feel ……...the spirit of food and life From the heart of Morocco and Spain
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