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About the restaurant
Dar Zellij is a complete sensory experience that transports you to the past while delighting your taste buds with exquisite Moroccan flavors. This exceptional riad, lovingly and painstakingly restored over the past twenty years, has been transformed into a gourmet restaurant, revealing the full splendor of Moroccan cuisine.
This architectural gem, dating back to the 17th century, stands as a living testament to Morocco’s history. Its exquisitely painted ceilings, relics of a bygone era, lend this establishment an aura of magic and authenticity. When you step into Dar Zellij, you are immediately enveloped in a unique ambiance where luxury and romance harmoniously blend to create a timeless moment.
The solid wooden doors open onto an interior courtyard adorned with mosaics and fountains, creating a soothing atmosphere. Waiters, dressed in traditional attire, warmly welcome you and escort you to your table. The teapots, elegantly raised high, pour the scalding brew into glasses, filling the air with the enchanting scent of fresh mint tea.
As you sip your tea, musicians start playing light melodies, adding a musical dimension to your experience. You are transported to another world, a world where Moroccan gastronomy takes center stage, a world where each dish tells a story, and each flavor awakens your taste buds.
The procession of dishes begins, revealing a palette of colors and flavors that illustrate the richness of Moroccan cuisine. From tagines to couscous, pastillas to grills, each dish is a culinary work of art, prepared with care and expertise by the talented chefs at Dar Zellij. Spices, fresh herbs, dried fruits, and tender meats combine to create unique and unforgettable flavors.
- Monday 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
- Tuesday 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
- Wednesday 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
- Thursday 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
- Friday 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
- Saturday 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
- Sunday 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM