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Les 3 Portes

Rue Al Atarine, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
+212 5247-85242
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tagine” (28 reviews)
“brownie” (3 reviews)
“salad starter” (2 reviews)
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Moroccan, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
££ - £££
Rue Al Atarine, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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81 - 90 of 144 reviews

Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

Once you find this lovely little place it will be hard to tear yourself away. Hence we ate here three nights in a row. Traditional moroccan cuisine fish, tagines, couscous, pastilles all done really well. Nice desserts. Great value - set meal of salad lobster...More

Thank ruthieb15
Reviewed 27 June 2015

We had walked past this restaurant a few times on a week in Essaouira and kept meaning to go in - finally on our last night we did and we were not disappointed! The service was fantastic, the food was gorgeous. The restaurant itself is...More

Thank chickaleeta
Reviewed 26 June 2015

Khadija was amazing and went out of her way to make our dinner memorable. A warm, cozy family-owned feel has just enough chic to appeal to both sensibilities. Had the calamari tajine which was amazing. The dessert menu is definitely worthwhile as well. Loved it...More

Thank JohnAllen H
Reviewed 17 June 2015 via mobile

Just finishing a terrific meal here with complimentary mint tea. I had the prix fixed menu for 89 dirhams and it was a steal. Great food great service. Small and intimate.

Thank jkhdc
Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

We stumbled across this little restaurant and felt so welcome we went back for another dinner and lunch.. The food is just what you want, well cooked and well presented by charming staff. Great atmosphere upstairs and down with funky music. Good value and will...More

Thank Louise B
Reviewed 24 May 2015

We went to Essaouira on a day trip from Marrakech and whilst wandering around the street came across this little restaurant. It was not much bigger than someone's living room but the menu looked nice and it was reasonably priced. The staff were very nice...More

Thank Delinblack
Reviewed 15 May 2015

small friendly AMAZING food. We went there when a fellow tourist said the octopus salad was incredible. She was right.

Thank Janice R
Reviewed 17 April 2015 via mobile

The first restaurant we went without checking on TA and definitely the best one so far! The couscous with Argan oil amazing and a rayfish prepared in very subtle way mixing local influence with michelin star ambitions! Bravo! Try the fresh gambas, too,if they have...More

Thank LoleMola
Reviewed 26 March 2015

I'm giving Les 3 Portes five stars partly because the coffee and cake were excellent but also because they were really friendly and welcomed us at c.9pm when we didn't want a meal having eaten somewhere else and we originally asked if we could just...More

Thank Aileen G
Reviewed 4 February 2015

Absolutely the right choice for our last meal in Essaouira. We wanted fish and were recommended the sword fish, which I only had a small taste of. My little boy hoovered it up saying that it was the best fish he ever tasted! We also...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Al Atarine, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Essaouira
  • Phone Number: +212 5247-85242
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