Top Choice Moroccan in Tetouan

Blanco Riad

The menu at this elegant riad is a cut above the usual, and features some innovative Moroccan dishes, heavy on local seasonal produce and a big change from the standard tajine menu. The garden is pleasant in summer,…
Top Choice Mediterranean in Tangier

Art et Gourmet

Overlooking the Grand Socco, the terrace of this restaurant has the best views in town. Inside, it's more formal. Menus are presented on the back of small paintings, and the menu du jour on a blackboard. There are l…
Top Choice Moroccan in Chefchaouen

Auberge Dardara Restaurant

This is the best restaurant in the area, and worth the 10-minute drive from town (to Bab Taza, Dh5). The Tangerine owner uses only the freshest ingredients from the garden, bakes his own bread and makes his own oliv…
Top Choice Italian in Tangier

Ana e Paolo

This is a genuine, family-run Italian bistro with Venetian owners; it feels like you've been invited for Sunday dinner. Expect a highly international crowd, lots of cross-table conversations about the events of the …
Top Choice Moroccan in Oujda

Restaurant Nacional

This is a Oujda institution: people queue for tables at lunchtime (there’s a big, packed salon upstairs). Salads are great, and waiters rush with plates of grilled meat, fried fish and tajines, and there's couscous …
Top Choice Spanish in Ceuta

El Refectorio

Considered by many to be Ceuta's best restaurant, El Refectorio has a good bar, and dining inside and out with magnificent sea views from the balcony. It excels at shellfish, fish and meats and has a good wine list.
Top Choice Tapas in Ceuta

Mesón el Cortijo

A classic neighbourhood gathering place that's heavy on tapas, cerveza (beer) and friendliness. Catch up on football, gossip and practise your Español.
Moroccan in Chefchaouen

La Lampe Magique

This magical favourite overlooking Plaza Uta el-Hammam serves delicious Moroccan staples in a grand setting. Three bright-blue floors include a laid-back lounge, a more formal dining area and a rooftop terrace. The …
Moroccan in Tangier

El Morocco Café

Tucked into a tiny plaza in the kasbah, and shaded by trees and vines, El Morocco is an absolutely delightful place to while away an hour or so over a late breakfast, a juice or coffee or a light lunch. It's the low…
Moroccan in Tetouan

El Reducto

Tuck into traditional Moroccan (and some Spanish) fare in the grand surroundings of this traditional house, which once belonged to Moroccan vizier and is decorated with antique glazed Seville tiles. Desserts are par…