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“One of the worst restaurants I have visited any where in the world”
Review of Le Chrysalis

Le Chrysalis
Ranked #194 of 262 Restaurants in Essaouira
Price range: US$11 - US$54
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Good for: Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Dining options: Drinks, Dinner, After-hours, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Description: Essaouira has a new place to be, the Chrysalis, restaurant, cocktail bar and tapas bar, sports coverage on big screens and live rock and pop rock music scene every night. The ideal location of Chrysalis and ambitious programming make this place a new obligatory passage in Essaouira. At Bab Sbaâ, along Medina, facing the beach and adjacent parking, everything is perfect for your evenings take place at Chrysalis. Menu refined international, staff speaking English, French, Arabic and Berber, the quality of events, music and sports programming offered create a festive atmosphere full of charm, multicultural, like Essaouira.
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“One of the worst restaurants I have visited any where in the world”
Reviewed 29 December 2010

I visited this restaurant earlier today with my very elderly in-laws and 2 of their friends. We waited over an hour before bread was put on the table. It was 1 hour and 55minutes before 5 of the 6 meals were served. Most of the food was cold, or not adequately cooked. Whilst we were there, 17 people left (all French) as they had grown tired of waiting. I refused to pay part of my bill, and The Patron told me he had only just opened and did not yet have adequate staff. I would be very very wary of the 11 glowing references ( all French) that you have on your web site, as I do not believe them to be either a true reflection of the restaurant or the French attitude to eating and food. I would recommend this place to your Avoid at all cost list. I have also written to the Moroccan Tourist Board about the standards I experienced

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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
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English first

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