Epcot Restaurant Marrakesh

Restaurant Marrakesh in Epcot World Showcase is one of our favorite places to dine in Disney World but it is one of the most overlooked restaurants. The reason for this is probably two fold – the location is rather hidden, and perhaps guests think that the menu will be a little unusual for their taste. Our advice is to give it a try and you won’t regret dining at this Epcot hidden gem of a restaurant.

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Epcot Restaurant Marrakesh is of course located in the Morocco Pavillion of World Showcase. The location is a little out of the way as it is hidden at the very back of the Morocco Pavlion – a place where few visitors actually walk around, but really should to see the beautiful small courtyard area. There is a podium located at the front of the Pavillion where a menu is shown.

The one area in which the menu is rater lacking is in vegetarian options as really the only option is the Vegetable Couscous. The different menu options may be a little too exotic for children, but of course as with all Disney World restaurants there is a children’s menu available with the usual favorites available.

One of the things that makes Restaurant Marrakesh special is the entertainment. There is belly dancing, and if you are really bold you can even join in! The atmosphere and decor of the restaurant are very welcoming.

Appetizers

Restaurant Marrakesh

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Harira Soup – Traditional hearty soup with tomatoes, eggs, lentils and lamb $5.95

Beef Brewat Rolls – Baked layers of thin pastry filled with seasoned minced beef, fried and sprinkled with cinnamon and powdered sugar $7.95

Chicken Bastilla – Baked layers of thin pastry filled with minced chicken and almonds, sprinkled with cinnamon and powdered sugar $8.95

Seafood Bastilla – Baked layers of thin pastry filled with grouper, shrimp, and mushrooms $9.95

Assorted Mediterranean Salads for Two – Falafel, sundried tomatoes hummus, roasted eggplant puree and tabbouleh $12.95

Goat Cheese with Crispy Bread for Two – A mixture of cheese and kalamata olives served with tabouleh, red pepper sauce. and balsamic vinegar reduction $13.95

Appetizer Combination for Two – Beef Brewat Rolls, Chicken Bastilla, and Jasmina Salad $16.95

Entrees

Belly dancer

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All Entrees are served with rice mixed with vegetables

Shish Kebab – Grilled tenderloin of beef with rosemary roasted potatoes and vegetable medley $28.99

Chicken Kebabs – Brochettes of chicken breast, olive salad and dried fruit sweet couscous $24.99

Roast Lamb Meshoui – Lamb shank braised in natural juices served with roasted eggplant puree, zucchini, capers lemon confit and tomatoes $27.99

Mogador Fish Tagine – Marinated fish with olives, lemon confit, potatoes, green peppers, and chermula sauce $27.99

Lemon Chicken – Braised half chicken with garlic, green olives, and preserved lemon $25.99

Couscous– Couscous teamed tiny semolina pasta; with Beef $27.99; with Lamb Shank $27.99; Chicken Couscous $26.99; Vegetable Couscous $20.99; Couscous M’Rouzia: braised beef served with prunes, balsamic vinegar, honey, sesame seeds, and eggs $28.99

There is also a choice of 2 different Feasts for a shared entree option

Marrakesh Feast

Royal Feast Available for $45.00 per person

Choice of one appetizer:

Jasmina Salad
Lettuce, tomato, olives, feta cheese in mustard vinaigrette

OR

Seafood Bastilla
baked layers of thin pastry filled with grouper, shrimp, mushrooms

Choice of one entree:

Lemon Chicken – braised half chicken with garlic, green olives, and preserved lemon

OR

Roast Lamb Meshoui -lamb shank braised in natural juices served with roasted eggplant puree, zucchini, capers lemon confit and tomatoes

OR

Couscous with Seven Vegetables

Assorted Moroccan Pastries for dessert

Marrakesh Feast for $42.00 per person

Harira soup; Beef Brewat Rolls; Marrakesh Mixed Grill (Tenderloin of Beef Shish Kebab, Lamb Merzuez Sausage, Marinated Chicken Kebab) served with roasted potatoes. Assorted Moroccan pastries for dessert

Desserts

Moroccan Symphony – Assorted Moroccan baklavas $6.99

Marrakesh Delight – Fresh fruit salad topped with mint ice cream, toasted almonds and orange blossom water $5.99

Bastilla – Crispy leaves of pastry topped with vanilla cream and sprinkled with cinnamon, powdered sugar and toasted almonds
For Two – $8.99; For One – $7.99

Whichever options your choose from the Marrakesh Restaurant in Epcot World Showcase you are sure to have an entertaining experience. It may even become one of your favorite Epcot restaurants.

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