The 5 best restaurants in Chefchaouen

List of the best restaurants in Chefchaouen

Chefchaouen is a city with a special charm due to its magical corners and its blue color. In addition, its gastronomic wealth will make your experience in Morocco unforgettable. Are you going to visit “The Blue City” but don’t know where to eat? Don’t worry, we have the solution! Here we leave you a list of the 5 best restaurants in Chefchaouen.


The Aladdin restaurant is located in the Medina and is undoubtedly one of the most famous restaurants in this city. For this reason, it could not be missing in our list of the 5 best restaurants in Chefchaouen. You will lose your heart to this restaurant not only for its spectacular food, but also for its incredible terraces with panoramic views of “The Blue City”. We recommend you try the anchovy or beef tajín or the lemon chicken and if you are traveling with children, don’t miss their chocolate crepe, they will love it! Don’t forget to reserve a table in advance because it tends to fill up!

Typical Moroccan food. Source: Mackenzie Eveland.


The special thing about Darcom restaurant is that it doesn’t look like a restaurant as it is located in an alley inside a hallway. Although it doesn’t look like it, the surprise is that it has a wonderful rooftop terrace where you can enjoy its traditional food. In addition, this restaurant is not right in the central square, so you will be able to disconnect one hundred percent and the peace of this city will be the protagonist of your experience here.

Traditional dish. Source: Pablo V.


One of the restaurants that could not be missing in our list of the 5 best restaurants in Chefchaouen is Chez Hicham. This restaurant is located in the center of the square, so if you want to find a place with atmosphere in “The Blue City”, this restaurant is perfect for you! Don’t leave without enjoying their beautiful patio and ordering their crème brùlée, it will leave you speechless!

Restaurant patio. Source: Med Yassine Kamal.


One of the best restaurants in Chefchaouen is Tissemlal restaurant, in Casa Hassan. Here you can discover the true essence of Morocco with its typical dishes such as tajin or cous-cous. In addition, its decoration with lanterns, candles and low lights will make relaxation the protagonist of your evening. In addition, this restaurant is also a hotel with a special charm, so if you are looking for accommodation, you can kill two birds with one stone!

Typical Hassam House dish. Source: JerOmy Robert.


If you are looking for a restaurant with homemade food, Beldi Bab Ssour is your place! It is one of the best restaurants in Chefchaouen where you will be surprised by the authentic taste of Moroccan gastronomy. We recommend you to visit it on Friday, as it is cous cous day and you will find it freshly made, you will love it! Also, if you are vegetarian, this place is perfect for you as it also offers vegetarian menus. What are you waiting for?

Homemade food. Source: Babssour.

We hope that with this list of the 5 best restaurants in Chefchaouen you can enjoy one hundred percent your experience in this special city. Also, if you want to continue discovering the charm of Morocco, we recommend our Tangier day trip from Seville or our Transfer to Tarifa & Morocco to continue living unique experiences in this dreamy country. For more information, do not hesitate to contact us!

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