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Marrakech Henna Art Cafe

35 Derb Sqaya, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
+212 666-779304
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Leave the cafe wearing a piece of exquisite henna tattoo art. Safe henna. Steady hand. 2 Charming... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
sticci72
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Henna painting

They charge me 100 dh per one hand henna painting told me to wait 8 h with it, and after 8 h I have... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tania O
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Marrakech Henna Art Cafe is a centrally located, easy to find cafe in the Marrakech medina, just a 3 minute stroll from Djemaa el Fna. The cafe has a permanent collection of Amazigh artifacts on display, as well as an exhibition of hand colored historic photos of Morocco's artistic traditions including henna. Wall murals celebrate traditional Moroccan art forms, and photographs are welcomed.
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35 Derb Sqaya, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Leave the cafe wearing a piece of exquisite henna tattoo art. Safe henna. Steady hand. 2 Charming talented women who re-create designs in under half an hour. Rooftop cafe is shaded. Berber omelette is tasty. Loved the idea of the Menu displayed as a tableau...More

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Lori G, Owner at Marrakech Henna Art Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear sticci72, Thanks so very much for this lovely review of our cafe. We are so happy that you were pleased with your experience, and we would love to have you visit us again. Lori, Rachid and the Marrakech Henna Art Cafe family

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They charge me 100 dh per one hand henna painting told me to wait 8 h with it, and after 8 h I have small shadows of yellow in my skin. Not suitable for tanned people Tomorrow I will claim back my 100 dhMore

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Lori G, Owner at Marrakech Henna Art Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Well Tania O, Since you never came back to claim your 100 dhs, I assume that you realized that the henna tattoo darkens for two days after it is applied. By the morning after you got your tattoo and wrote this review, your henna would...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this place to grab a bite and to get a henna tattoo! The food was tasty and the henna tattoo just great. You can browse in some books for a henna template you like, or one from Google. They do both! The henna...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

My friend and I came here to get some proper henna art done after we had been cornered in the square by the fake henna ladies. The henna art cafe is brilliant, the ladies doing it are truly amazing and do beautiful designs! The cafe...More

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Lori G, Owner at Marrakech Henna Art Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Dear Chloe F, Thank you so very much for this lovely review of our cafe, we really appreciate that you took the time to write. We are happy that you were pleased with your experience with us and we would love to have the chance...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2018

The staff is very friendly. The food is good and vegetarian friendly. The falafel was delicious. The decoration is very pretty too! The henna work was great but a bit pricy. The cafe is easy to find and totally worth a visit when in Marrakech!More

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Lori G, Owner at Marrakech Henna Art Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Dear Mn30, Thanks so much for taking the time to write this fabulous review of our cafe. We are very happy that we pleased you, and we would love to have you come back any time! With best wishes, Lori, Rachid and the Marrakech Henna...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

A place that doubles as henna tattoo parlour along with mainly vegetarian cafe. My wife got a great henna tattoo here. Vegan options exist, eg falafel sandwich. You need to have tahini rather than dairy yogurt as your dressing. The tahini is runny and sticky,...More

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Lori G, Owner at Marrakech Henna Art Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Hi there travelling1964, Thanks for taking your valuable time to write a review of the cafe. We are glad that we were able to make your wife happy, at least-and so sorry we could not live up to your standards for food and toilet facilities....More

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Reviewed 5 May 2018

We came here for lunch on our first day in Marrakech, based on good review from fellow TA. The food presentation was nice, but the taste (falafel sandwich) was just okay. We came back again on our last day, for a last minute henna art....More

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Lori G, Owner at Marrakech Henna Art Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2018

Dera Jigrak, Thanks so much for this lovely review of our cafe. We are happy that you recognized the quality of our henna, and wish that the falafel had pleased you just as much. We welcome any suggestions you my have to make that henna...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

All around pleasant experience at the Henna Cafe today: the rooftop terrace offered a pleasant and relaxing break, the food was healthy and really delicious, the Henna I got turned out pretty with my adaption included, all staff including Laurie and the Henna artists were...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Lovely place to lunch Must see the toilet Enjoy the berber mojito Avocado boat recommendable Put this place on the bucket list

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Lori G, Owner at Marrakech Henna Art Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Dear Birgit, HA! Put us on the bucket list! That is such a nice thing to say! Thanks so much for taking the time to write-we really appreciate it. With warmest wishes, Lori, Rachid and the Marrakech Henna Art Cafe family

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

The food here was the best we had in our 2 weeks in morocco. Tasty, good price and loads better than Earth Cafe next door. The toilet was spotlessly clean and beautifully painted with quotes and thoughts.More

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Lori G, Owner at Marrakech Henna Art Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Dear anantaKent, Wow, what a terrific review! Thank you so very much for taking the time to write this review-we really appreciate it. We are so glad that you enjoyed your time with us. With warmest wishes, Lori, Rachid and the Marrakech Henna Art Cafe...More

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I had a large design on one hand/arm. Cost was around 140dr or $14 US Dollars!
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