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Cafe des Delices

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Cafe, Tunisian
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Corniche, Sidi Bou Said 2026, Tunisia
+216 71 749 661
10:00 - 02:00
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United States
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328 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't speak for any other food, but this was a nice place to sit on a warm day and enjoy some (expensive) ice cream. They were spacing everyone out nicely so no one was on top of each other, had a view, and in the shade.

Thank Emily M
Munich, Germany
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came here for the third time. Just because it is my go-to-place whenever I am in Tunis. Yes, the view, the atmosphere, all great. No denying that. Especially in the evening hours right before sunset. That is when I would recommend to go. However, given that this is the place EVERYONE thinks of when coming to Tunisia, it is... More 

Thank Susanne L
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Overpriced poor quality restaurant/café with a stunning view on the shore of Tunis. The service is not particularly good (don't go to the toilets for instance...) The food is indeed bad but extremely overpriced (exemple 25 dinars for a basic Tunisian salad!). The place however is a famous hotspot of Sidi Bou Said and you can still enjoy the amazing... More 

Thank Nadia B
Kiel, Germany
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26 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Avoid the place if you can. Everything is better elsewhere, except the view from the terrace. If you order normal tea you get (expensive) tea with rotten pine seeds and the waiters are trying to sell you even more things like cookies. The normal price for a tea is around 1 Dinar, they charge you 4 or even 6 Dinars.

Thank zack2010
Munich, Germany
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Don't miss the view! But avoid coffee, cappucino and everything related to "home made drinks". Water and juices are ok, but overrated.

Thank Anne-Marie R
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45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

It's unfortunate that cafes overlooking the sea in this part of the city don't put the least effort in making the place decent to visit.. the cafe has very basic wooden seats crammed beside each other so you barely ever get a sense of privacy. Waiters are in a pathetic state with dirty attire and the drinks come almost wet... More 

Thank Hend E
Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Great view, have been there a few times with visitors.. But just too expensive for what it is... Coffee and drinks are ok, but the food is not worth it

Thank JustSayingHowItIs
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Such a beautiful place Up to expectations One of the best Tea I ever had Wish I would stay longer in the city to come back!!

Thank AureliaAndre
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Popular all day, but especially for sunset; ideal for drinks; I love the local mint tea with pine tree seeds(the aux pignons).

Thank Carmen D
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017

I heard a lot about sidi busaied , so I took taxi and went to sidi busaied , just put me in , start my journey by drawing in my wife's hand by one of the women just when we landed from the taxi ; after that we walk and look at the shops , houses , it looks nice... More 

Thank Samsung B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2 of 5 bubbles
    2 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Tunisian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corniche, Sidi Bou Said 2026, Tunisia
  • Location: Africa  >  Tunisia  >  Tunis Governorate  >  Sidi Bou Said
  • Phone Number: +216 71 749 661

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?