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Seafood in Asilah

Casa García

Spanish-style fish dishes and fishy tapas are the speciality at this small restaurant opposite the beach. Go for succulent grilled fish or a more adventurous menu of octopus, eels, shrimp and barnacles, served with …
Moroccan in Asilah

Restaurant la Place

Friendly, less formal and more varied than its neighbours, this licensed restaurant offers a choice of traditional Moroccan dishes as well as the ubiquitous fish and seafood. The delicious fish tajine provides the b…
Moroccan in Asilah

Medina Wall Restaurants

With little to choose between them, you can get cheap and quick meals at any of the restaurants along the outside of the medina walls. On offer is a selection of fish, seafood, pizza and traditional Moroccan staples…
Historic Building in Asilah

Palais de Raissouli

Also known as the Palais de Culture (Palace of Culture) on the seaside of the medina, the palace was built in 1909 by Er-Raissouli and still stands as a testament to the sumptuous life he led at the height of his po…
Gallery in Asilah

Aplanos Gallery

Belgian painter Anne-Judith Van Loock created this gallery with her Moroccan husband Ahmed Benraadiya, where foreign and local artists can exhibit.
Gallery in Asilah

Galerie Hakim

Zaïlachi artist Hakim Ghaïlan started this space and exhibits mainly young Moroccan artists.
Gallery in Asilah

Centre de Hassan II Rencontres Internationales

The main exhibition space in town is just inside the medina walls. It’s in a beautiful medina house and displays a revolving exhibition of international painting and sculpture in its gallery, and at times, in the ne…
Cafe in Asilah

La Symphonie II des Douceurs

A good place for breakfast or an afternoon sugar fix. Devour pastries and ice cream in civilised surroundings.
Seafood in Asilah

Restaurante Oceano Casa Pepe

Black-tied waiters lure in the punters from the street at this slightly more formal dining option, where fresh seafood tops the bill. Spanish and Moroccan wine, low lighting and soft music make it a more refined atm…
Gate in Asilah

Bab Homar