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Scorpion House

Scorpion House 54 Drouj El Hafa | Zerhoune, Moulay Idriss 35055, Morocco
+212 5355-44729
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good6%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (4 reviews)
“the owner” (5 reviews)
“in advance” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Moroccan, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Scorpion House 54 Drouj El Hafa | Zerhoune, Moulay Idriss 35055, Morocco
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

Salads, BBQ, tagine and lovely deserts who could ask for more? Wonderful wine of course and some of Morocco's best was on offer. A hidden away building with subtle traditional decoration. All topped off by a wonderful welcome and interesting conversation from the hosts.

Thank fritzmollie
Reviewed 6 April 2018

We enjoyed lunch here last week. The attention to detail, the setting, the service and of course the food allowed for a very special occasion. An absolute pleasure.

Thank tms2indub
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Wow! This is a gorgeous and idyllic spot. The host Michael is a British ex-pat--used to be a chef at fancy London restaurants. Found this quiet spot overlooking the town. We had the best lunch of any so far in Morocco . There are 2...More

Thank el04
Reviewed 6 November 2017

If you do nothing else in Morocco, visit the Scorpion House. Mike and his merry men will not only provide a stunning setting and the best hospitality you will probably get in Morocco, you will also be given the best feed as well. From the...More

1  Thank Tim C
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was listed as an option on an itinerary requested from one of the luxury private travel companies, and we decided to request it with boutique agent we chose (shout out to SoMorocco). we stopped here for an amazing lunch on our day from...More

Thank alk25811
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Reserve well in advance & go hungry. Wonderful service, food and view that made for the most memorable lunch in Morocco.

Thank elizat212
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We were traveling from fes to marakesh via volubilis. We had booked for lunch at this place and after the fes experience we thought this would also be similar experience, but to our surprise it was really a hidden jewel. Our entire family with kids...More

Thank Uttara J
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Just a real delight, the owner (Mike) is a great guy. He made sure that we had a lovely lunch here and we had full run to explore the home which has a fabulous view. This made for a very pleasant afternoon.

Thank JrnyJunkie
Reviewed 5 May 2017

From the moment we set foot into Scorpion House we immediately fell in love with it. The lovely antique decoration that blends in so well with the Moroccan tiles and contemporary architecture, not to mention the stunning views from multiple terraces overlooking the town and...More

Thank Zaratoestra
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Moulay Idriss is the most enchanting town. Walking up through the green painted walls to the gorgeously curated home of Mike where the view will simply take your breath away. Here you will eat delicious food and experience some truly generous hospitality. Thank you to...More

1  Thank janice b
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 80
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Scorpion House 54 Drouj El Hafa | Zerhoune, Moulay Idriss 35055, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Meknes-Tafilalet Region  >  Moulay Idriss
  • Phone Number: +212 5355-44729
  • E-mail
Private house overlooking the Mausoleum of Moulay Idriss with far reaching views to the ruined Roman city of Volubilis. Open everyday with prior reservation for exclusive dining experience. Fresh and modern Moroccan inspired food and drinks. Produce sourced from the souk and our kitchen garden.
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