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Souk Medina

1A Shorts Gardens | Covent Garden, London WC2H 9AT, England
+44 20 7240 1796
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible14%
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“mint tea” (60 reviews)
“covent garden” (65 reviews)
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CUISINES
Moroccan, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, International, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
1A Shorts Gardens | Covent Garden, London WC2H 9AT, England
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1 - 10 of 813 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went to this restaurant for dinner. As soon as we walked in, we were greeted with beaming smiles from the waiters. We chose to seat in the lounge style tables at the rear of the restaurant. Really great place for a chilled meal! The...More

Thank DanDan007008
Reviewed 3 days ago

I visited the restaurant with a friend for dinner. The place is beautifully decorated and it makes the atmosphere magical and exotic. Food was delicious. I ordered garlic pitta bread with feta cheese and mussaka.. they were absolutely divine! My friend was very pleased with...More

Thank NalaBibi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’m half Moroccan and leaving away from my family I was looking forwards to eat some traditional food. The restaurant looks wonderful, and the food also looks amazing. But the lamb couscous i ordered was everything but traditional. Very dry, full of ingredients i have...More

Thank ismahèn P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located perfectly in Covent Garden, the restaurant boasts authentic food, atmosphere and service. I regularly visit to introduce friends to authentic North African cuisine or, alternatively, a more casual sisha and drinks experience perfect for a lazy Sunday or a casual business meeting. However, the...More

Thank Zack H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere is unique: exotic and very welcoming at the same time. The food was great and the service very friendly. We all had a great night topped with an impressive bellydancer performance. Will definitely go back there soon!

Thank hugo605
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful traditional Moroccan food served in an authentic setting. Our food was plentiful and delicious, staff were pleasant and courteous - great entertainment too. Would certainly recommend and plan to revisit.

Thank TheBaxters178
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I with some friends went to Souk Medina for her birthday. We checked, before going to the restaurant, they could provide gluten free options (my girlfriend is coeliac) and were intrigued about going to a Moroccan restaurant. The staff who took our...More

1  Thank steo3112
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

I never have seen such of beautiful and suggestive fairytale place .... 5* venue, great food, 5* service provided by Giovanni.... he made our night with his smile and excellent customer service; he suggested to us best menus to enjoy as much food as possible...More

2  Thank rumandpear
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Me and my husband where waiting 25 mins for our food as we waited we spotted 3 mice running around we told a manager and he said ‘we can’t do anything about it!’ When the food came it was cold the manger again did nothing...More

6  Thank Ginaray123
samirsouk, General Manager at Souk Medina, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

AFTER A FULL INVESTIGATION,WE HAVE CONCLUDED & REPORTED THIS REVIEW AS NON GENUINE REVIEW. BELOW IS PEST CONTROL REPORT OF 12.06.2018 FROM ALBANY PEST CONTROL,OUR PEST CONTROL FOR LAST 5 YEARS. TEL:01245 352 125; www.albanypestcontrol.co.uk,(NATIONWIDE COMPANY) Pests & Recommendations Pests Found None Insecticides Used None...More

Reviewed 10 June 2018

All the dishes were extremely tasty. The hummus we had for starter was excellent and all the main courses were very nice. The main courses we had were the lamb tagine, chicken and vegetable moussaka as well as a fish dish. The lamb and chicken...More

Thank James J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:30
Saturday
12:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1A Shorts Gardens | Covent Garden, London WC2H 9AT, England
    (Seven Dials)
  • Public Transportation: Covent Garden and Leicester Square tube stations
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Covent Garden
  • Neighbourhood: Covent Garden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7240 1796
  • E-mail
Description
Snapping at the heels of the award-winning Souk Bazaar comes Samir Mahdi's latest restaurant, the three-floor North African oasis of Souk Medina. Located in the centre of Covent Garden, the downstairs restaurant specialises in delicious tagines and couscous, all served up at affordable prices to a laid-back crowd. Low-level seating, candles and belly dancers add to the romantic kasbah atmosphere. ENJOY OUR HAPPY HOURS MONDAY -FRIDAY(3PM-7PM)
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