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The Au Sahara

7 rue Sainte-Ursule, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 4C7, Canada
+1 418-692-5315
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Moroccan, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
7 rue Sainte-Ursule, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 4C7, Canada
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Reviewed 15 July 2013

As this was our last night in Quebec City, we decided to try something different. What a disappointment ... Where do I start... the service was really slow...but friendly. We even saw a couple come in with their own wine (as this establishment is BYOB),...More

2  Thank Steven R
Reviewed 15 July 2013

We felt lucky to find this quaint Moraccan eatery just inside the Rue St. Jean gate of the old city. The appetizer sampler was great and the veal brains were creamy. Reasonably priced. No alcohol sold but they allow you to bring your own, and...More

Thank Brad B
Reviewed 12 July 2013

This restaurant is not "off the beaten path", it is 20 meters from one of the most heavily trafficked streets in Old City. The food is not "authentic Moroccan" unless your Moroccan grandmother can't cook. The appetizer Sample plate was filled with mostly bland or...More

1  Thank mpardus
Reviewed 1 July 2013

We had diner there. It is in a basement of the small street. We really enjoyed the food.The Pastilla was incredible! You must try it! I took a Merguez Couscous and I really like it! The only think is I found the dish a bit...More

Thank EricMToronto
Reviewed 25 June 2013

Small restaurant with great food and good attention to details. Too care to adjust the price of the meal for my 9 yr old. Don't forget your wine, it is a bring your own wine restaurant ( a c-store is just across the street and...More

Thank RGrattonMontreal
Reviewed 22 June 2013

Great service, great authentic food and very decent price! I have colleague who is vegetarian and this place was a discovery for him as they have a superb vegetarian couscous and vegetarian appetizers. Personally I recommend the Royal couscous and the Pastilla as appetizer!

Thank Patrice_Kanata
Reviewed 18 June 2013

Had the best vegetarian couscous of my life! Service was cozy and friendly. Would def recommend to try this place.

Thank Tanja155019
Reviewed 11 June 2013

Moroccan restaurant. Good variety of meals to choose from. Bring your own wine! Reasonable pricing. Pleasant surroundings and good service. Nothing to dislike about this restaurant.

Thank rejeanandbob
Reviewed 6 June 2013

Attended by his owner, this small restaurant in the old Quebec gives to you the taste of north Africa. There is no alcoholic menu, but you can bring your self beverage, which makes it a great deal. The food is simply great, pastilla taste even...More

Thank Felipe E
Reviewed 27 May 2013

My GF was craving something Middle Eastern and we stumbled on this restaurant and we are so glad we did. It is a complete hole in the wall mom and pop Moroccan restaurant but it is very clean and very nice on the inside. We...More

Thank brownspare
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 rue Sainte-Ursule, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 4C7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Quebec City>  > Downtown Quebec City
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Quebec City
  • Phone Number: +1 418-692-5315
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