The 10 Best Restaurants in Tangier

Morocco, Tangier, Medina, old city
Morocco, Tangier, Medina, old city | © Tuul and Bruno Morandi / Alamy Stock Photo
Shyla Watson

Culture and history thrive in Tangier, Morocco, and locals and tourists can both get a taste by dining at restaurants, which feature authentic Moroccan cuisine and beautiful views of the city. Read our list to discover the best places to eat in Tangier.

Tangier, Morocco

1. Café Hafa

Cafe, Moroccan

The Famous Café Hafa
©Jean Francois Gornet/Flickr

This hidden café is world-famous and known for its incredible views of the Bay of Tangier. Open since 1921, it retains the décor from this period, giving it a vintage, old-school atmosphere. Iconic bands such as the Rolling Stones and The Beatles even visited this café. The restaurant is nestled along a cliff. Though famous, Café Hafa is also quite elusive. It can be hard to find, and there are no definitive opening hours or even phone number for contact, but that just means you’re guaranteed an adventure and a feeling of victory when you discover this magical Moroccan locale.

3. Le Saveur du Poisson

Restaurant, Moroccan, Seafood, Mediterranean

Le Saveur du Poisson, locally known as Popeye’s, is an extremely popular restaurant in Tangier. There are only 7 tables in this cozy place, so be sure to arrive early to get a seat. The menu is completely fixed and comes with five to six courses, including bread and olives as an appetizer, a seafood soup, seafood tagine, dessert, and more. The food is tasty and traditional Moroccan cuisine, while the atmosphere is antique and rustic.

4. Restaurant O Saveur

Bar, Restaurant, French, European, Mediterranean

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Courtesy of Restaurant O Saveur

This little neighborhood restaurant is amazing, both inside and out. The interior is typical of a classy, fine dining restaurant, but the outdoor patio is uniquely beautiful. Step out into a full garden to enjoy your meal. To top it off, the food is incredible and the wine selection is lengthy. O Saveur is a great place to go for a fancy meal in a casual environment.

Address and Telephone: 15 Angle Boubana Tangier, Morocco

5. Anna & Paolo

Restaurant, Italian, Mediterranean, European

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Courtesy of Anna & Paolo

This local trattoria is the place to go for Italian food in Tangier. In an intimate setting, visitors can enjoy typical Italian dishes, including pizza, pasta, and of course, wine. They also serve fresh fish and other meaty meals. The staff are some of the nicest around, and they are sure to help you enjoy your time at Anna & Paolo. The restaurant is so popular that it fills up quickly, so be sure to get their early.

Address and Telephone: 77 Ave. Prince Heritier Tangier, Morocco

6. Restaurant Rif Kebdani

Restaurant, Moroccan, Vegetarian

This stylish restaurant gives patrons a wonderful experience. The service is impeccable, and they go out of their way to assist you, they’ve even been known to open up the restaurant after hours for a few lucky people. Regional music fills the restaurant as customers dine on fresh fish, tagine, couscous, and more. You’ll receive a warm, familial welcome that will have you coming back for more.

Address and Telephone: Rue Dar Baroud Tangier, Morocco

7. Le Cappuccino

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