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This is the entrance to the outdoor market and food court of the city center.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“food stalls” (1,026 reviews)
“snake charmers” (2,228 reviews)
“orange juice” (510 reviews)
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Hours Today: 00:00 - 23:59
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Marrakech, Morocco
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5,081 - 5,090 of 8,527 reviews

Reviewed 25 October 2014

The place is very intense and the restaurants are dive-y, but this is a must see. It's a huge open space in a cramped medina. Check it out.

Thank Adventurer US A
Reviewed 25 October 2014

If you saw the square during the day you would wonder what all the fuss is about, but from about 6pm the stalls start being put out and the lamp men set down their wares...shortly after the stalls are set up the smell of cooking...More

Thank Fellulah
Reviewed 24 October 2014

At night the square fills with food stalls, acrobats, fire eaters and snake charmers. The atmosphere is magical

Thank Anita0442014
Reviewed 24 October 2014

We really didn't like the snake charmers and monkeys which were there mainly during the day. The evenings, particularly at the weekend, are completely full of tourists and locals and the food on sale in many stalls put up specifically at this time was very...More

Thank gerry k
Reviewed 24 October 2014

Nicer at night.. lots of food stalls and very busy atmosphere. snake charmers and some poor tortured monkeys. Definitely a energetic place and worth a visit but overall an okay experience

1  Thank khalid d
Reviewed 24 October 2014

This place is like nowhere I have ever seen. It`s like something from the middle ages. Snake charmers, beggars, fortune tellers, chained monkeys kept in tiny wooden boxes. Full of smoke at night and the stench of animals and people is something I will never...More

2  Thank NorthantsLovelymum
Reviewed 24 October 2014

Great during the day or night. At night the drums are beating ,the performers are out and the food is hot. Eat at the restaurants around the square not at the actual stalls in the square because the food is amazingly bad-fun to be sat...More

Thank magda v
Reviewed 23 October 2014

Really great food for not much money. Friendly all around once you got away from their "Marketing department". Food was fresh, tasty and a bargin. Stall#41. Enjoyed the seafood platter, and the vegatable tangine was very well prepared.

Thank George D
Reviewed 23 October 2014

Our riad host recommended stalls 1 or 100, easy to remember! Stall 1 wasn't there as it was Eid but stall 100 was. We had plenty of grilled meat and veg, fabulous Aubergines, bread and tomatoes. It was quite expensive as my husband thought he...More

Thank Lisorlin
Reviewed 23 October 2014

The main square has such an amazing atmosphere - especially at night. There is always something to see and do, and you must try the fresh orange juice from one of the stalls in the square.

Thank martine c
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the official website is jemaa-el-fnaa dotcome
9 April 2017|
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Response from ec0l0dgea | Property representative |
yes that's it
is there still lots of building work going on in the square , I know it will improve the square , there was a lot of building work going on in January 2017 ?? as we are coming back the end of march 2017 just need an update or has it all ended
11 March 2017|
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Response from kate s | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is but views are still great!
Are there many pick pockets? Can I fit a stroller through the area?
10 March 2017|
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Response from ec0l0dgea | Property representative |
hi there is many pick packets and also you can fit a stroller through the area , no problem about that .