Dar El Jeld
The immaculately restored Le Diwan is an 18th-century mansion that's now an upmarket craft shop and banqueting hall. This corner of the...
Dar el-Bey was the Husseinite rulers' city pad, but the beys (provincial governors) preferred the Bardo, so it was used as an official...
Grand Souq des Chechias
One of the biggest souqs is the Grand Souq des Chechias, where dusty shopfronts are brimful with blood-red hats, and you can see them...
Dar Hamouda Pacha
Whitewashed alcoves around small, calm courtyards, and mute-coloured sofas - this is the chichi way to smoke your sheesha (waterpipe...
Lonely Planet review
A special experience from the moment you knock on the grand bee-yellow arched doorway – the magnificent dining room is in the covered central courtyard of an elaborate 18th-century mansion. Try dishes such as lahma m'jamra (stuffed lamb shoulder) or lighter options, like a cold seafood salad. A Tunis institution, but we do wish they'd take themselves less seriously.