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2005 C Cornish El Nil | Cairo Towers, North Building, Cairo, Egypt
+20 2 24619910
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

We attended the opening with ahmed adaweya egyptian singer. IT seems they are not so ready to handle a big customer crowd. So the shisha was not maintained coz there was onlu 1 shisha guy for half of the area in addition that the shisha was outside the minimum harge which is 150 egp in weekends i believe which is... More 

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Thank Eva N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

It was charming night I spent,the place was amazing and so romantic 'definitely I'll spend my next anniversary their 😍😍

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Thank Abeer A
Cairo, Egypt
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619 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

Would not recommend as this restaurant chain claims to serve lebanese food. I believe it is a cheap imitation and not worth you waste your time and money.

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Thank SHA12311
Cairo, Egypt
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2014

I moved to Cairo last month and continue discovering places there... So Tamarai...It is a nice very well designed club, it has an open terrace which was closed when we were there in May. We visited it 2 times, weekday and weekend. What can I say? Service is excellent, food is lovely, fresh and tasty, u can choose bite size... More 

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4 Thank My_Baby_Lelechka
London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2014

Worst food, pretentious snobs from the people ticketing at the doors to the crowds and DJs inside! and not to mention the alcohol is SEVERELY expensive! For what!? to be stuck in an overcrowded space-full of overdressed people dancing to pretentious house music! Terrible, terrible, terrible .. I went there once with my friends and felt like I was in... More 

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3 Thank Maud M
Scotland, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2013

The Tamarai is a nice rooftop bar with an exquisit ambiente and nice cocktails. However, getting there seems like a labyrinth. We had to ask 5 people and there was no signs for it. There're two towers and we finally, after 10 minutes made it there. The drinks are tasty and the staff attentive. One thing tho that got a... More 

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1 Thank Christian H
cairo
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2013

Lovely place, especially in the Spring and summer in the terrace, with a lovely view of the nile and amazing music by great Dj's and International Performance. Classier and Poshier Croud. Must go when you're in Cairo

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1 Thank ysharshar
Cairo, Egypt
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2012

A minimum charge of 250 set the stage in my head that I was going to receive immaculate service and an exquisite dining experience. Unfortunately, as with EVERY "posh" place in Egypt, the food was beyond horrible. I ordered the Smoked Salmon Garnish for 110 EGP and what followed was nothing short than a nightmare. 4 thin slices of smoked... More 

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5 Thank Omarion Y
Cairo, Egypt
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2012

lovely atmosphere, music and crowd but haven't tried the food there yet

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1 Thank Farahsamir
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2011

have to be in the guest list to be able to get in. bad music with too pricey drinks.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Egyptian
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2005 C Cornish El Nil | Cairo Towers, North Building, Cairo, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
  • Phone Number: +20 2 24619910

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