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3 El Thawra Council Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“mixed grill” (10 reviews)
“grilled meat” (10 reviews)
“kebab” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Barbecue, Middle Eastern, Egyptian, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
3 El Thawra Council Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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1 - 10 of 111 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The table location was terrible despite that many tables been empty . The water bottle been broken and not five stars standard .

Thank Nader G
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Everything was great. The river view, the dishes, the stuff! Tender meats full of taste, slowly cooked over the grill.

Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Something different than any other places, When it comes to Oriental Taste , I would love to go there again. Restaurant Team are so friendly and helpful. #Nile #Sunset #Oriental #Taste

Thank Mahmoudmohamedit
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Great food, good staff and a lovely setting looking out over the Nile. The bread was cooked in their own oven (which is situated just inside the entrance to the restaurant). We ordered sharing starters and kebabs for main - the portions were good sized...More

Thank AndrewClareFred
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I was told by some Egyptian friends if I wanted a proper Egyptian dinner at a nice location, kebabgy would be a fantastic option. The restaurant has great food, good atmosphere with traditional live music. It is a chill out place, where one can have...More

Thank Caroline R
Reviewed 22 April 2017

I booked this restaraunt for a good bye dinner for my son. When we arrived there was some nice, live music playing (as advertised), but that ended shortly after we sat down (very dissapointing). The waiter was attentive at first but didnt seem interested in...More

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

It is a grill house with Egyptian flavor. It presents variety of grilled foodstuffs and salads. It has a music band that plays famous Egyptian songs. Very nice place and excellent food quality

Thank Amany R
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

The Family agreed to have the Easter 🐣 dinner at Sofitel . As some have been fasting for 55 days so they wanted to have a All protein dinner. We pre ordered pigeons stuffed with green wheat, meat pie , wine leaves cooked in beef...More

1  Thank Alfred A
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I had a great experience in this restaurant despite the very slow service, but the food was very tasty. we choosed an indoor table because it was very cold outside it's not recommended to visit during the winter season I am looking forward to visit...More

Thank Mikhail M
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Very nice Nile view restaurant, we went in January but they have heaters which allowed us to enjoy the night river view

Thank Aseel1995
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 El Thawra Council Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
Restaurant situated in Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah hotel. Mostly patronised by locals and VIPs.
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