Hungry stomachs are forced to contemplate cooking their own food while our brains are busy plotting ways to make Hollywood starlets fall in love with our ungainly cousins. Wrangle an unruly appetite with today's Groupon to Babouch Moroccan Restaurant in San Pedro. Crimson tapestries, elegant furnishings, and tents with golden arches encase nightly belly dancers and tarot card readers in Babouch's palatial and exotic dining atmosphere, setting the stage for regal feastings of authentic Moroccan cuisine. Tap the tarot reader for intimate details on your hunger potential before digging into appetizers such as the tender mini beef kabobs or luscious Dolma Royal platter. Or let the friendly, attentive staff ring in a belly banquet with a read-through of the prix fixe menu, its multiple courses including flavorful entrees such as the couscous with vegetables and lamb with honey and roasted almonds (see full menu and pricing on the site.
CityVoters named Babouch Moroccan Restaurant Second Place for Best Middle Eastern cuisine in 2009 and 2008. Yelpers give Babouch an average rating of three stars, and Citysearchers give it a 4.5-star average:
- The staff here were [sic] amazing. Very friendly from the second our group started walking in. They did an amazing job explaining how to order – Brian F., Yelp
- The music, decorations, and entertainment(belly dancers) totally made me feel as if i had just stepped into a completely different part of the world. – stephhh310, Citysearch
Babouch Moroccan Restaurant
Babouch Moroccan Restaurant cradles patrons in the invigorating spirit of Morocco as vibrant tapestries and ornate ceiling canopies surround a menu of traditional North African dishes. Between the fluted edges of golden tables, skewered preparations of beef and seafood descend alongside zesty accents of couscous, honey, and prunes as eggplant and lentils adorn a range of meat-free dishes. A colorful selection of craft cocktails and international wines merges with succulent frappe blends to balance the exotic flavors. Each night, performances by male and female belly dancers suffuse the space with eye-catching movement and jingling sound, whereas tarot readings lend guests a glimpse of the future without the meticulous hemming required of ripping a hole in the space-time continuum.
Central San Pedro
810 S Gaffey St.
San Pedro, California 90731Get Directions