In Marrakesh, the Moroccan restaurants with their delicious Moroccan food are considered sources of temptation for tourists who like the adventure of exploring unique tastes. Marrakesh offers a combination of foreign and Moroccan food which results in creating delicious dishes. The restaurants contain a variety of international and traditional dishes that cannot be ignored, therefore, make sure not to leave without trying the Moroccan dishes which are filled with spices and made in a special way.
Moroccans depend mainly on adding spices to Moroccan food because it gives a delightful taste which resembles the Andalusian, Arabic and French food. One of the famous dishes is Basra which is made of well-cooked beans with olive oil and Cummins and is served with fresh bread. You can also try the Kefta Tagine which is lamb meatballs with garlic, Coriander, parsley, cinnamon, tomato sauce, onion and eggs, for extra taste. Another famous dish is the Couscous dish which attracts tourists from everywhere to try it out the minute they arrive. The Couscous is eaten with milk or sugar and is also served with meat and vegetables. Also try the Harira dish is a tomato soup with lentils and chickpeas and is served with salted bread called Chipakaya. This is a popular traditional dish that is considered a main dish in the month of Ramadan. There is also Zaalouk which is made of smoked eggplant with garlic, Paprika, cumin and hot pepper and Bastila pie which is originated in the Fassi Kitchen and is made of dough filled with chicken, almond, and eggs, spiced with a mixture of saffron, cinnamon and coriander and decorated with sugar and cinnamon.
In Marrakesh, you will find special seafood meals such as Fish Chermoula which is considered one of the preferable meals. It is a mixture of herbs and spices with Chermoula sauce added before the fish is grilled. There is also the Sardine sandwich which is made of sardine balls with lamb fat in bread and decorated with tomato sauce and green olive. If you are shrimp fan, you have to try Spicy Moroccan Shrimp Tagine which is made of large shrimps with slices of lemon, olive oil, garlic, parsley, paprika, cayenne pepper, cumin, also try Shrimp and Vegetable Tagine with Couscous and Shrimp Tagine with Okra. Another delicious seafood dish is the Moroccan Fish Tagine with Almond Couscous which includes vegetable broth, olive oil, couscous, shrimp, garlic, cumin, chili powder and vegetables.
Marrakesh contains a lot of famous restaurants such as Gastro Maison which serves a variety of tasteful dishes from international cuisines especially the French cuisine. It is a place that offers a quiet cozy atmosphere for the purpose of achieving relaxation. Pepe Nero is also one of the best restaurants which offer excellent service and serve delicious traditional Moroccan food from the Italian and other western kitchens as well as vegetarian meals. If you like Italian food, you need to try Limoni restaurant which serves delicious Italian dishes and creates a comfortable Italian mood using music. If you are a dessert lover, you have to visit Patisserie Amandine for different kinds of Moroccan and French desserts and enjoy its simple unique decoration. You will also find Un Déjeuner à Marrakesh restaurant which creates traditional Moroccan atmosphere, serves a variety of French and other western meals as well as the traditional Moroccan dishes and is located near Jemaa el-Fnaa. There is also the restaurant of La Maison Arabe that serves international meals along with traditional Moroccan meals and is famous for its location since it lies near Jemaa el-Fnaa square, Koutoubia Mosque. In addition, you can visit The Red House restaurant which has an attractive design and offers a list of delightful Moroccan dishes and different kinds of international and African meals. You will find other restaurants like Al fassia Aguedal which serves traditional Moroccan food and is located near Kasbah district and Ksar Essaoussan restaurant which also offers traditional Moroccan food but is located near Jemaa el-Fnaa square.
Visiting Marrakesh will give you the chance to experience all these delicious meals, visit these special restaurants and explore a lot more. You will find all the types of international meals you like and all the traditional Moroccan meals that you have not tried before. The Moroccan kitchen fits everyone since it offers a mixture of international and oriental tastes.