In Tangier there are many restaurants. In most of them it is not possible to get alcohol and when they offer it is at a high price.
Eat in the center of Tangier
If we are looking for high level is considered the best restaurant in town the Al Korsan (in the hotel Minzah), specializing in Moroccan food, near the boulevard Pasteur (prices of Europe).
Near this restaurant we find the prestigious Le Relais de Paris, with French cuisine. It is located in the Dawliz Complex, Holland Street, La Fabrique, French cuisine in the Av. de Inglaterra.
Economical: Le Coeur de Tánger, in the plaza de Francia, Burger Eric, in the avenue de Pasteur, Shawarma Pizza Boulangerie Patisserie, av. de Italia, Al Hamra bocadillos típicos, Av. de México.
Spanish food, La casa de España and El Pescador.
Italian, Anna & Paolo, Av. Príncipe Heredero.
La Oliva, next to the French consulate, Romaina, on Beethoven Avenue, Jawhara, very popular, with varied food and low prices, in front of the bullring.
For fish, try the curious menu at the Saveur de Poisson near the great souk (Av. La Liberté) and Al Achab a little further away, good value for money.
Eating at the port and promenade of Tangier
In the Av Mohamed VI we recommend to walk around the area and choose valuing price, quality and hygiene.
The best quality are the Layali and Matisse, of French cuisine at the Hotel Casino, next to the beach, near Malabata.
The restaurant Mesana in the Urbanization Bahia Azahar also stands out, with Spanish Mediterranean food.
There are other quality restaurants such as the Chellah Restaurant, on the beach, specializing in international cuisine.
Alternative eating at the new Ibn Batouta shopping center, near the port.
To emphasize also the restaurants the Salt Miami and the Glacial.
For fish we recommend El Tangerino.
The Number one, dedicated to blue and jazz music.
Oxygen, very elegant and chic.
A good area is around the Hotel Solazur, where is the restaurant Fish of the Day, where you can choose the fish before cooking it. In this area also highlights the Annajma.
In the new area near Malabata there are many cafeterias-restaurants. A good option to eat: sandwiches, pizzas, hamburgers with French fries etc. To emphasize the popular coffee Capuchino, McDonald’s Beach and the cafeterias Kandinsky and Panorama.
If you like the Italian food, the restaurant Dall Italiano.
Where to eat in the medina of Tangier
In the medina we will find restaurants of typical food for tourists and recently has opened small restaurants with charm, difficult to locate without a guide
The most recommended are the Morocco Club, near the kasbah, international cuisine, A L’Anglaise, quality cuisine, Rif Quedani, near the port, Le Bistrot du Petit Socco mixture of Moroccan and French cuisine, Art et gourmet near the great souk, Le Salon Bleu, small and with a terrace overlooking the Kasbah. Le Nabab, Moroccan cuisine. Nord-Pinus stands out for its terrace, Las Chicas , in the Kasba, very pleasant, El Morocco Club, in the Kasba, which combines the restaurant with terrace cafeteria and piano bar, the Zahia Palace, near the small souk.
The most traditional are Hamadi and the Kasba, without too much gastronomic pretensions and sometimes full of groups of tourists.
To emphasize the Coffee Baba, in the kasba, the most interesting of the medina, nostalgic by the numerous artists have happened, like the guitarist of the Rolling.
Eating well around Tangier
We recommend eating in the area of the caves of Hercules, in beach bars by the sea, with the typical fish Tagine or in the luxurious and quality Mirage restaurant with impressive views of the sea.
On the beach of Ba Kacem the restaurant Coté Sud.
In the nearby beach El Quai sud and Ocean, with magnificent views of the beach.
On the road to Tetouan, highlight the sales of Hakama and Ain Lahasan, in the mountains of the Fondak.
On the road to Rabat, highlight the sales of Tahadart and Brief.
On the freeway to Rabat, at the Arcila rest area, direction Tangier Med, Meloussa rest area.
In Alcazarseguer the fish restaurants abound emphasizing the Laachiri, in front of the river, I magnify place to taste fish and salads, the Dakha, and Al Ghoroub exit towards Tanger, with good views.
Fast food in Tangier
There are also many fast food places all over the city, which can be an alternative if we are short of time (pizzerias and hamburger shops).
Sandwiches with vegetables are very popular, to which you can add skewers, Kefta, eggs etc.
Choose a place where you can see movement, cleanliness and abundant clientele.
Alternative of international food: the McDonald, in complex Dawliz, Holland street and in the Mohamed VI Avenue.
In the area of the Spanish consulate we recommend the cafeteria pizzeria La Fuga.
In the Marshan in the Hafa Mar Restaurant, next to the mythical café, we find a simple restaurant at a good price and with magnificent views.
Pastry shops and cafes in Tangier
In the area of the French consulate, Av. de Pasteur, there are magnificent pastry shops to drink Moroccan tea, natural juices, typical pastries, magnificent pastries and a variety of sweets.
To emphasize the Spanish and Andalusian.
In them you can eat salty Breuas, empanadas etc, if we go in a hurry.
The cafeteria Giralda in the Pasteur Avenue, in front of the viewpoint has magnificent views.
Cafeteria Al Mountazah in the big souk.
Colomo Ice Cream Shop, next to the Chellaf Hotel, economic.