Rick’s Café Casablanca

May 6, 2009 at 7:39 am Leave a comment

image Rick’s Café was designed to recreate the bar made famous by Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman in the movie classic Casablanca. And they did well.  IMG_0107

Set in an old 30’s courtyard-style grand-mansion the restaurant is filled with the decorative details reminiscent of the film: curved arches, a sculpted bar, balconies, balustrades as well as brass lighting and plants that cast luminous shadows on white walls. The food is a wonderful mix of international-French and Moroccan.

image Rick’s Café Casablanca was developed by an America Diplomat Kathy Kriger who presumably needed something “authentic Casablancan” to entertain visiting dignitaries. 

Although this restaurant had nothing to do with the movie it is a “must do” for dinner when in Casablanca.


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Casablanca, Morocco Riad Basin, Marrakesh, Morroco

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