Kairouan restaurants

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Sandwich Stand

Head to this busy sandwich stand next to Bab Ech Chouhada in the medina to enjoy a fabulously fresh and tasty sandwich stuffed with a mix of mechouia (paste made with green pepper, tomato, onion, garlic and spices),…
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Dar Abderrahman Zarrouk

In summer, you can dine in the open-air courtyard of this historic house near the Great Mosque; in winter, the ornately decorated salons come into their own. Food is traditional and tasty, featuring unusual dishes s…
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Patisserie Segni

Its distinctive peppermint-green interior resembles a wedding cake decorated with lurid marzipan icing, but don't let this put you off, as Segni is the best pâtisserie in town and bakes a staggering array of the loc…
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Restaurant Sabra

Expect a warm welcome and efficient service at this extremely clean place just off Pl des Martyrs. Tasty staples such as brik (filled savoury pastry) and couscous dominate the menu and are enjoyed in the pleasant li…
Pastries in Kairouan

Patisserie Rabbaoui

This bright and modern pâtisserie sells makhroud (date-filled semolina pastries soaked in honey), kaak warka (biscuit flavored with almond and rose water), macarons, gâteaux and slices of tajine (savoury omelette).
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Piccolo Mondo

A short walk from the Aghlabid Basins, this unassuming place serves pizza, pasta and a few meat-based mains. The three-course set lunch (salad, pasta of the day and dessert) is dirt cheap.