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Restaurant Assala

2 Chrabliyenne Rue Talaa Kebira Fes Medina, Fes 30000, Morocco
+212 671-545668
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“pastilla” (11 reviews)
“beef” (5 reviews)
“salad” (7 reviews)
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09:00 - 23:00 Hours
African, Moroccan, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Vegan Options
2 Chrabliyenne Rue Talaa Kebira Fes Medina, Fes 30000, Morocco
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I had arrived in Fes relatively late and most of the Medina was closed. This happened to be the closest restaurant to where I was staying and it was a really fantastic experience. He was very friendly and accommodating and there is a beautiful patio...More

1  Thank Yoni S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were a group of 10 friends traveling in Morocco and found Assala as we explored the Medina. What a wonderful welcome we relieved from the owner! He moved tables around and cheerfully dealt with our English and limited French. The food was classic tangine...More

1  Thank BruceFitz1
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Glad that we chose this restaurant which was open for lunch despite it being Ramadan. We stood by the door we took a couple of minutes to decide, but never felt stressed or harassed by the man at the door. The beef tagine with prunes...More

2  Thank Christine Y
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

I was looking for somewhere to eat up on a terrace for lunch, since it was during Ramadan’s fasting hours. The man running this place suggested it as I walked by, but was not pushy. That peaked my interest. He took me up to the...More

1  Thank Christy S
Reviewed 16 May 2018

I had read good reviews and luckily happened upon this gem on my first night in Fez. I've now eaten here twice...with all the chaos of the medina, it is nice to have a pleasant and reliable place for meals! The food is delicious and...More

1  Thank dp750
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Nice restaurant with a great view. The food is very good and served with great enthusiasm by Assala himself. Worth a visit to experience the authentic flavor of the Medina of Fes.

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Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

We ate here toward the end of our trip - had been to Marrakech and the erg Chebbi. We arrived in Fes late and needed Dinner at 10 pm. Our hotel guided us here and we were blown away! It was late and we were...More

1  Thank Beth G
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

This place was recommended by a local and it turned out to be a real eating highlight of our 10 day Morocco holiday. A bit hard to find but when you do, ask for the house specialty! We just had to stop at the kitchen...More

1  Thank MikeBriersX
Reviewed 26 March 2018

This was a lovely evening. We did have better food while in Fes but The Assala offer an excellent value for money menu with wine or beer, and a very warm welcome. We enjoyed are evening there very much.

1  Thank SusanMartyn
Reviewed 29 December 2017

shortly every thing is perfect, the recipes are delicious, the view inside and outside magnificent, the music is good, and the price is cheap in compare with the others. Go there as soon as possible

1  Thank Hamza M
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1 August 2016|
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Response from Eugene D | Reviewed this property |
We had a latish diner on the roof terrace so I don't know about other activities on the large first floor say in the daytime hours when I could tell there is a lot of activities. A very Berber decor.'
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Chrabliyenne Rue Talaa Kebira Fes Medina, Fes 30000, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Fes-Boulemane Region  >  Fes
  • Phone Number: +212 671-545668
Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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