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Des Arcades de Mogador

3 Avenida Istiqlal | Essaouira, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
+212 641-570025
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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Moroccan, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
3 Avenida Istiqlal | Essaouira, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This restaurant was relaxed, easy going, with tasty sardines and a very nice selection of other dishes. The menu was varied and the ingredients fresh. We were desperate to NOT eat tagine, and this place had good alternative options (but if you want tagine they...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We called into Des Arcades while strolling along the main street in Essaouira to have a morning coffee. We were also looking for somewhere to eat with friends that night and we were so impressed with the owner and the menu we booked a table...More

Thank Monda15
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here for breakfast - lovely cheese omelette and nice toast. Best thing was sitting on the roof terrace and watching the stalls set up

Thank esmEdinburgh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The lovliest place we have eaten at in 20 days of Morocco travels. Greeted by the most honestly wellcoming owner and served most delicious food. We have ordered fried squib, tomato salad, sea food pastilla, grilled john dory and apple crisp. Every dish was perfectly...More

Thank bla_j2017
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

You can enjoy a good breakfast for a cheap price on a lovely terrace. Set menus between 35 to 45 dirham.

Thank Görkem Ç
sabri m, Propriétaire at Des Arcades de Mogador, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Tank You and Wilkom any time

Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely little place. The owner was very welcoming and friendly. Spoke good English. Food was gorgeous. Fresh orange juice was the best I've ever had!

Thank Carina F
sabri m, Propriétaire at Des Arcades de Mogador, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017
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Merci Carina pour votre visite de notre établissement 🎎🎎

Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

This place has the best food, the best location, the friendliest people and it's great value for money! Try the goat cheese salad, the apple crumble dessert and des plat du jours! I have been here several times in 2016 and 2017 and it has...More

Thank Jonah V
sabri m, Propriétaire at Des Arcades de Mogador, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017
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Merci Sébastien nous aussi on est content de vous toujours. Merci encore à. La prochaine

Reviewed 5 June 2017

I have eaten here a couple of times during my short stay. The owner offered a warm and genuine welcome. The food was brilliant, especially the apple crumble. Do not walk past. This is a shining gem of a place. Oh and mind your head...More

Thank Ali R
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Small but lovely place, good location, perfect service. Vegan options, english menu, best tomato juice ever.

Thank Zane L
sabri m, Propriétaire at Des Arcades de Mogador, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017
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Merci Zane merci encore pour ce que vous avez ma noté. à la prochaine inchaallah

Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Wow. My friend and I arrived around 9pm to be greeted by the sweetest men who were patient and very helpful with the menu. My friend ordered the special, filet de pageot grillee, which was divine. I unfortunately was not feeling very well so could...More

Thank Alana B
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
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08:00 - 23:00
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15:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Avenida Istiqlal | Essaouira, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region  >  Essaouira
  • Phone Number: +212 641-570025
Des Arcades prides itself in using only the freshest, locally sourced ingredients. Our menu combines the best of both Moroccan & French cuisine. We hope you will join us on our sunny terrace, to savour our wonderful flavours for yourself!
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