Marrakech is one of the most popular destinations in Morocco. In the heart of modern Marrakech lies the Gueliz region, which offers tourists a completely different vibe to that of the sleepy old town. With a collection of upmarket shops, restaurants and cafes, as well as its own sites, Gueliz is very much the place to be. Here we discuss 10 of the area’s best restaurants.
Often fully booked, the Catanzaro combines the flavors of France and Italy with the local ingredients and produce of Morocco, resulting in delicious, yet locally-inspired international cuisine. Situated on a quiet street, this is one of the most popular pizza places in the city, with great food and low prices being the key to its popularity.
Catanzaro, Rue Tariq Bnou Ziad, Marrakech, Morocco
This multifaceted restaurant offers a courtyard, bar, and even a library. Just ten minutes from the medina, it’s a perfect place to enjoy the surroundings of Marrakech. Guests can enjoy innovative French cuisine in a serene atmosphere with varied cocktails and music to complement. On top of all of this, there is a panoramic view to die for which can be observed from the contemporary terrace.
Sky Bab, Angle Bd Mansour Eddahbi, Rue Mohamed El Beqqal, Boulevard el Mansour Eddahbi, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
Housed in a modern villa, the Venetian-run Casanova serves top of the range Italian food. Situated in unpretentious and homely surroundings, guests can enjoy entertainment, and a menu featuring home-made pasta, as well as the specials such as pappardelle with wild boar. You can wash all of this down with some typical Italian wine for a taste of something a little different in the heart of Gueliz.
Casanova, Avenue Yacoub El Mansour, Marrakech 40000, Morocco