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21 Avenue Mohamed Daoued, Tetouan 93040, Morocco
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed in Tetouan for 2 days and we had once lunch at restinga. If you use maps, be careful to follow direction for 21 avenue mohammed V. The staff is really nice, the food ok

Thank Luca N
Boston, Massachusetts
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

My girlfriend and I stopped for lunch and a beer here while strolling through Tetouan. We had some good fried calamari and fish. Excellent service and friendly staff. Good value.

Thank Mike A
Capdepera, Spain
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34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2013

Not easy to find, off the main road through a passage. Simple interior, but very tasty food and very reasonably priced, they serve wine. Try the crevettes!

1 Thank Wanderarbeiter
Wells-next-the-Sea, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2013

After several hours getting wonderfully lost in Tetouan’s stunning Medina, what better than an ice cold “Flag” under the shade of the tree in Restinga’s beautiful courtyard. The superbly moustachioed MD seems to be fluent & charming in every language under the sun. Lovely, simply cooked, fresh fish. I wish I was there right now !

Thank curried_aardvark
Ottawa, Canada
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105 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2013 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch and were wermly welcomed by the multingual staff (Arabic, French, English and Spanish all were spoken while we were there). The food (soup and chicken couscous) was tasty and plentiful and the prices seemed reasonable to us. Our dishes were accompanied by a complimentary appetizer as well as free bread and olives. We ate outside... More 

Thank Cashorcredit
Perth, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2013

Tetouan in February is not the best place to find an open restaurant. The Restinga had good, freshly prepared food, & also served beer and wine (very hard to find elsewhere!) and lovely complementary olives and a warm chickpea starter. Service was good. You'll need to eat early, though, as it seems to close at 8.30 every evening!

Thank liz w
Tetouan, Morocco
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23 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2012

The Restinga is in the mein street of Tetouan (Mohamed V).It is very close to the medina, so it is nice place to rest after a visit. I have never eaten inside; I think it is better to try the patio. The food is not exceptional, but grilled fish is very good (as in many places in this city). Do... More 

Thank IamEma
Paris, France
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55 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2012

the only merit of this cafe is to be located in the central area and to serve beer and wine. other than that, it is in a courtyard which is rather sad and gloomy, and it s really a pity that the owner does not invest to make it elegant and inviting!! I had a plate of grilled fish (not... More 

Thank kechmarasirap
Surat Thani, Thailand
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2012

A welcome respite from the crowds. Courtyards seating and excellent food. very friendly, Multi-lingual staff. When I lived in Tetouan my wife and I would come here often.

Thank Mark D
Tetouan, Morocco
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2011

My fiance and I have been living and teaching in Tetouan for 3 months in winter 2011, and we've come to love Restinga as our favorite spot in town. It's near to the medina and the pedestrian streets, so it's very convenient to walking around the most interesting part of town. Most of all, the staff speak many languages, including... More 

1 Thank NoMasMoss

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Moroccan, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Avenue Mohamed Daoued, Tetouan 93040, Morocco
  • Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Tangier-Tetouan Region  >  Tetouan

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?