Traditional dining in the heart of Fes

Traditional dining in the heart of Fes
  • Restaurant Arabesque

    For an unforgettable gastronomic and romantic evening head on over to Arabesque Restaurant in the Fes medina. This magnificent riad has kept its charm and an atmosphere from a previous era. Within its authentic and tasteful restaurant, you’ll indulge the traditional Fassi dishes in a calm and quiet space. Head upstairs to the shaded patio to enjoy panoramic views of the beautiful medina. Enjoy some down time from the hustle and bustle of the medina below.

  • Restaurant Benyamna

    Just a short walk from the Fes medina, before or after a visit to the Chouwara tannery, make a stop at Benyamna, a small serene little corner. Let your inner daredevil come out and try the famous pigeon pastilla, a Fassi tradition. It’s an address that you’ll want to remember, not only for the great food, but the reasonable price!

  • Dar Saada

    A true landmark, Dar Saada restaurant is one of the essential addresses in Fes. The restaurant, built in typical architecture, serves up authentic Moroccan dishes which are reknowned culinary traditions of the largest Fassi families.

  • Dar Tazi

    Le Palais de Fes Dar Tazi, is a sublime home and table d'hôtes, in the heart of the medina. An enchanting space, full of charm and authenticiy, the elaborate decor respects Fassi traditions, and an impressive view of the medina. Just a few reasons to stop by this little Garden of Eden.
    Never losing site of quality and richness of its food, it’s a delight for those looking to indulge in some Moroccan cuisine. On the menu: tomatoes with honey, appetizers, fish tajine, pastilla with milk and almonds. And for those who are afraid to venture of into the medina alone, staff will accompany you to and from the restaurant.

  • Restaurant Al Fassia

    Fes, capital of the Idrisside dynasty, is home to many well-kept secrets. In Palais Jamai, the architectural jewel dating back to 1879, houses the Al Fassia restaurant. This authentic Moroccan restaurant is known to foodies. Flavourful and tasty, the food here is fit for a king. Combining sweet and savoury with a lot of subtlety, is sure to please your palate. And every night the Arab-Andalousian music fills the restaurants with their beautiful sounds and rhythms. Stop by. The doors are open to all epicureans.

  • L'Alcazar, L'Ambre

    Alcazar is located in the heart of the Fes medina in one of the numerous riads in the city. The bar lounge is one of the most notable in the city. And over in the cigar lounge, the variety of cocktails, wine, whiskey and cognac selection is second to none. Choose a spot in the shaded garden or in the air-conditioned room. The menu’s selection ranges from Fassi specialities as well as those from other regions of Morocco. And the wine cellar includes both French and Moroccan wine selections. Decorated tastefully in a original Oriental chic style, the mix of quality and price are appealing. An ideal spot for lunch or a romantic dinner.

    Fes El Jdid
  • La Kouba du ciel

    On the third level with a panoramic view of the old city of Fes you’ll find the big and beautiful La Kouba du Ciel. The view of the medina, the Moroccan cuisine concocted by the talented chefs and the Andalousian music in the background is guaranteed to stimulate your senses.

    Dhar Mehraz