On the northwest tip of Morocco, this pretty whitewashed town is reminiscent of a Greek island. With clear Spanish influences, the cuisine more often than not features some kind of paella or tortilla. Here we explore the best restaurants in Asilah.
A friendly option, both in atmosphere and on the budget, Arabi Elegant Chez Driss serves home-cooked meals with a truly authentic Moroccan and Spanish feel. Famous for its generous portions and side-dishes, this place ensures guests won’t leave hungry. Try anything from swordfish to tajine. Finish your meal with complimentary Moroccan mint tea and Moroccan sweet treats to complete the cultural experience.
Arabi Elegant Chez Driss, 16 Rue Al Okhouan, Asilah, Morocco.
Serving guests for more than 35 years, Casa García is one of Asilah’s most popular restaurants specializing in Spanish cuisine. Delighting guests with its delicious seafood and authentic paella, this is a perfect location for a taste of Spain. With a spacious dining room, as well as private room, and even a terrace, there’s enough room and choice for the locals and tourists. The delightful seaside-themed interior reminds guests of the fantastic coastal location of this town.
Casa García, Avenue Prince Heritier et Mellilal, Asilah, Morocco, 212 533-778012